Pop up library in the parks
May 23, 2018
Weather permitting, come check out books in Oak Park parks, engaging with neighbors, and signing up for our kids' summer reading program, Reading Takes You Everywhere. More >
Celebrating Seniors Week
April 20, 2018
Join your community in Celebrating Seniors Week, eight days dedicated to honoring, recognizing, and serving seniors in Oak Park, River Forest, and Forest Park, April 26-May 3. Seniors and their families are invited to join us at your library for a variety of events happening throughout the week. More >
No catalog, no account access
April 20, 2018
The library catalog, your individual account, and all digital collections and online resources will be unavailable on Monday, April 30, and Tuesday, May 1. The reason? SWAN is adding 19 more libraries and close to 2 million more items to the catalog. That means more books, more movies, and more materials overall. More >
Spring Break
March 12, 2018
Opting for a staycation this spring break? Join us for events and activities at your library while school is out for Oak Park Elementary School District 97 March 26-31. More >
Teen Tech Week
March 4, 2018
Make, create, and learn at your library! In honor of Teen Tech Week, March 4-10, explore all of the digital learning workshops, resources, and services your library has to offer. More >
Elliott, 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten Finisher
February 28, 2018
Since its November launch, 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten has attracted more than 600 families to sign up with their babies, toddlers, and preschoolers. All are committing to the long-term goal of reading together before kindergarten begins. More >