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December 2019-February 2020 Newsletter
November 15, 2019
See all the great events we've got coming up this winter season! Read our newsletter now. Registration for December, January and February children’s programs begins on Monday, December 2 at 9:00am. Registration for Winter Storytimes begins on M…
Coming October 30: New Holds Slip Format
October 3, 2019
To better protect your privacy, we're changing the way we label your holds on our Library shelves. Beginning Wednesday, October 30, locate your holds by looking for the first four letters of your last name + the last four numbers of your library card…
Discover New Places with Explore More Illinois
September 23, 2019
Explore More Illinois is a cultural pass program that provides discounts and other offerings from museums, historical societies, performing and visual arts centers, and other attractions across the state of Illinois. The program is free for adults 18…
Just Bring it Back! No More Late Fees at La Grange Public Library!
September 12, 2019
Effective this week, anyone who checks out materials from the La Grange Public Library will no longer accrue late fees for materials returned after the due date. Partially due to the introduction of auto-renewals on library items in 2017, overdue fin…
The SWAN Libraries App is Here!
September 6, 2019
Access the catalog and your account anytime. The SWAN Library system has created an app that allows you to access your account, search the catalog, access downloadable and streaming resources, place holds and pay fines. Other features include: •…
September/October/November 2019 Newsletter
August 19, 2019
School is back in session and we've got lots of programs to keep you educated and entertained! Read our fall newsletter now. Registration for children's programs begins Tuesday, September 3 at 9:00am.
Circulating Sensory Backpacks for Kids
August 1, 2019
We are now circulating sensory backpacks! These contain weighted lap pads, noise-reducing headphones and toys that can help your child with attention, focus, sensory stimulation and calming. And they're not just for children diagnosed with sensory ne…
New Arrivals Bulletin Now Available
July 24, 2019
Wowbrary: The Newest Books, Movies and Music at the La Grange Public Library We're pleased to announce the launch of the library’s New Arrivals Bulletin powered by Wowbrary. See all our new materials with the click of a button and reserve your …
La Grange Farmers Market 2019 Schedule
June 10, 2019
Come visit us select Thursday mornings this summer at the La Grange Farmer's Market! We'll have special activities, crafts, the Friends of the Library book sale and more. We'll also be doing storytimes on the village hall lawn on select weeks (and we…
June/July/August 2019 Newsletter
May 17, 2019
Summer is just around the corner, and we've got lots of great programs so you can make the most of your season. There's something for everybody! Read our summer newsletter now! Registration for children and tween programs begins Monday, June 3 at 9:0…