Join us for free snacks and a showing of Allegiant on Wednesday, September 21 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm in the Cardinal Room. After the earth-shattering revelations of Insurgent, Tris must escape with Four beyond the wall that encircles Chicago, to finally discover the shocking truth of the world around ...
Kids Code: Minecraft
Monday, September 19
Join us in the Children’s Department for a Minecraft hour of code. We will be learning computer languages by playing one of our favorite games.
Celebrate Talk Like a Pirate Day at the library! Come to the Carrdinal Room on Tuesday, September 20 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm for a swashbuckling-good time. Design your crew's flag, go on a treasure hunt, and learn to talk like a pirate over pirate-themed snacks. Costumes are encouraged but not required. ...
Happy Birthday, Roald Dahl!
Saturday, September 17
The Author of Matilda, The BFG and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory turns 100 this year! Join us for stop-motion animation, dream jars, and edible slime! It’s going to be scrumdiddlyumptious!
Here's a sampling of our new fiction arrivals. Click an image to view availability or place a hold.
The Fortunes by Peter Ho Davies
Sly, funny, intelligent, and artfully structured, The Fortunes recasts American history through the lives of Chinese Americans and reimagines the multigenerational ...
Teams of up to four can compete to be the ultimate trivia champions! Join us in the Cardinal Room on Wednesday, September 14, 5:30pm-7:30pm for five rounds of themed questions: Rap/Hip Hop Music, Dystopian Books, Firsts and Lasts (match the given first or last line with the book), Famous Dead Guys/Gals ...