• The Library is closed for construction Monday, December 3-Tuesday, December 18. Learn more.

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Library Closure for Construction Dec. 3-18
November 16, 2018
The Library will be closed for construction Monday, December 3-Tuesday, December 18. We will reopen on Wednesday, December 19 at 9:00am. While we’re closed, visit our website to place holds*, do research and download e-books, audiobooks, movies…
Hometown Holiday Events: December 1
November 13, 2018
Holiday Candy HousesSaturday, December 1, 2:00-4:00pm (or until supplies last)Join us on the afternoon of La Grange’s Hometown Holiday for a family craft event; creating a candy house using sweet treats! Supplies will be provided, so all you ne…
November/December 2018 Newsletter
October 16, 2018
View the November/December 2018 newsletter.
First-Floor Renovation Update
October 16, 2018
A lot has happened since our first-floor renovation began this June and things are starting to take shape! New windows have been installed along Cossitt Avenue, making the previously outdoor colonnade usable indoor space, and soon the new main entran…
Summer Reading 2018 Wrap-Up
September 10, 2018
Thank you to all participants, volunteers, donors and staff for making our 2018 summer reading program, Reading Takes You Everywhere, a success. Children's Services 1,683 weekly check-ins 2,682 challenges complete 2,332 children attended a program Te…
First-Floor Renovation Underway
August 15, 2018
The Library board is happy to announce the renovation to the first-floor began Monday, June 11. We are fixing wear and tear on the building and responding to the changing needs of the community. In total, over 6,900 square feet will be updated to imp…
September/October 2018 Newsletter
August 13, 2018
New executive director to begin in August
June 5, 2018
Tuesday, June 5, 2018 Charity Gallardo, current director of library experience at the Rockford Public Library, has accepted the position of executive director at the La Grange Public Library. Gallardo is scheduled to begin her new role in La Grange o…
Library Delivery for Homebound Adults
May 10, 2018
Photo by Jasondenys The La Grange Public Library is partnering with Interfaith Community Partners (ICP) to provide library materials to older adults who cannot get to the library. Every two weeks, volunteers from Interfaith Community Partners will de…