In My Backyard

Christine Banks, Artist

art + nature exhibit on the lower level

Upcoming events

Baby Storytime

Jul 23, 10:00 AM–10:30 AM

Infant/Baby Children
Making Mondays: Slime

Jul 23, 2:00 PM–3:00 PM

School Age Children
Creative Coding Club

Jul 23, 3:30 PM–4:30 PM

Dungeons and Dragons Group

Jul 23, 4:45 PM–8:45 PM

Teens All Ages
21 (Almost) Free Things To Do In Chicago

Jul 23, 7:00 PM–8:00 PM


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Nina: Jazz Legend and Civil-Rights Activist Nina Simone

by Alice Briere-Haquet

In this beautiful and simple picture book, readers learn about Simone’s childhood as she shares her stories with her daughter. The illustrations throughout the book bring to life Simone’s love for music, as well as her desire to stand up for her beliefs. Recommended for reading aloud with children in preschool-3rd grade, but kids of all ages and adults will fall in love with this… Continue

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