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Closed Easter Sunday

The Library will be closed on Sunday, April 21st

Closed for Easter

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Closed Easter Sunday

Created by Patricia Pryal on Apr 16th, 2019
Updated on Apr 19th, 2019

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Meet an Artist at OLPL Fan Fest

Creative people you should meet

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Meet an Artist at OLPL Fan Fest

Created by Emily Kenny on Mar 28th, 2019
Updated on Apr 18th, 2019

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Showcase or Contest?

TWO opportunities to show off your cosplay skills!

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Showcase or Contest?

Created by Emily Kenny on Mar 29th, 2019

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Getting to the Roots Part 2: Inside the Flower

Starting a garden this Spring? Librarian & plant expert Barb Kusek shares insights to keep your flowers and fruits growing on April 25, 2019.

Getting to the roots part 2 2019

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Getting to the Roots Part 2: Inside the Flower

Created by Kristin Lansdown on Apr 16th, 2019

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Keeping Children with Asthma Safe and Well

Learn from an Advocate pediatric asthma educator how to keep your child safe and healthy.

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Keeping Children with Asthma Safe and Well

Created by Mary Donovan on Apr 16th, 2019

Sesame Street Silliness Photos 4-16-19

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Fun Morning at "Silly for Sesame"

Created by Jen Trotta on Apr 15th, 2019
Updated on Apr 16th, 2019

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Local History Exhibit Opening: Oak Lawn A-Z

Join us on May 17th from 6-8 pm for an exclusive sneak peek of Local History's newest exhibit, Oak Lawn A-Z!

Oak Lawn A-Z

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Local History Exhibit Opening: Oak Lawn A-Z

Created by Kevin Korst on Apr 3rd, 2019
Updated on Apr 15th, 2019

Diamond Willow

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Bluestem Book of the Week!

Created by Jen Trotta on Oct 18th, 2018
Updated on Mar 18th, 2019

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West Side Story at Lyric Opera of Chicago

Sign up for this May 16th Trip!!!

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West Side Story at Lyric Opera of Chicago

Created by Emily Kenny on Apr 15th, 2019

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Pop Culture Connection: Doppelgänger Reads

Have you seen Jordan Peele's new horror venture "Us?" Has the concept of the tethered sparked your interest in more sinister look-a-like tales?

Pop Culture Connection Us Movie 2019

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Pop Culture Connection: Doppelgänger Reads

Created by Kristin Lansdown on Apr 1st, 2019
Updated on Apr 12th, 2019

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Celebrate Earth Day at StoryWalk

Spring fun outside at Lake Shore Park

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Celebrate Earth Day at StoryWalk

Created by Emily Kenny on Mar 28th, 2019
Updated on Mar 29th, 2019

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Check Out the 2020 Illinois Award Book Display!

New Monarch, Bluestem, and Caudill Award nominees now available

Illinois Award Book Display_ April 2019

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Check Out the 2020 Illinois Award Book Display!

Created by Jen Trotta on Apr 11th, 2019

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Sexual Assault Awareness Month: Recommended Reads

This page contains resources, fiction, and non-fiction titles that deal with the topic of sexual assault.

SAAM Reads 2019

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Sexual Assault Awareness Month: Recommended Reads

Created by Kristin Lansdown on Mar 29th, 2019
Updated on Apr 1st, 2019

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1000 Books Reader

Woo Hoo Natalia!

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1000 Books Reader

Created by Emily Kenny on Apr 8th, 2019
Updated on Apr 9th, 2019

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Pop Culture Connection: #ForTheThrone

The highly anticipated final season of Game of Thrones premieres on Sun. April 14th. Not ready to say goodbye? Check out our read-a-likes!

Pop Culture Connection GoT 2019

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Pop Culture Connection: #ForTheThrone

Created by Kristin Lansdown on Apr 7th, 2019
Updated on Apr 8th, 2019

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Silly for Sesame Street!

A drop-in program for children ages 2-5 (with an adult) on April 15th, from 10-11am

Sesame Street Program_April 1 2019

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Silly for Sesame Street!

Created by Jen Trotta on Mar 20th, 2019
Updated on Mar 21st, 2019

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