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Library Card Sign-Up Month
August 31, 2021
Welcome to La Grange! Sign up for a new Library card in the month of September and enter a drawing to win one of our fabulous prizes! Just bring your drivers license or another form of identification that includes your home address. Sign up only take…
Seasonal Crafts for Teens and Tweens
August 30, 2021
Seasonal Crafts for Teens & TweensTuesday, September 7-Tuesday, November 30Pick up a grab-and-go craft kit to celebrate autumn with a little creativity. New crafts will be available monthly, starting the Tuesday after Labor Day. Local tweens and …
Mask Update, August 23, 2021
August 23, 2021
The Cook County Department of Public Health announced that all individuals, regardless of vaccination status, will be required to wear a mask indoors, beginning on Monday, Aug. 23, 2021. All people above age two who can medically tolerate a mask must…
The Economist and other magazines now online.
July 9, 2021
The Library has added over 3,000 e-magazines to our OverDrive service. Patrons with a La Grange library card can read digital magazines alongside e-books and audiobooks on Libby, the reading app from OverDrive, or in their browser by opening and logg…
Anti-Racism & Xenophobia Statement
March 26, 2021
In the wake of the recent murders in Atlanta of eight individuals, including six women of Asian descent, as well as increased anti-Asian rhetoric and violence, the La Grange Public Library reiterates its statement against racism and xenophobia. We st…
Fun & Functional Craft Series for Teens/Tweens
March 9, 2021
Sunday, March 14-Saturday, April 24 Local tweens and teens can pick up a craft kit at the front desk or curbside (just call 708-215-3200 when you arrive). Crafts are available while supplies last. Perler Bead Among Us Crew Member Zipper SpiritSunday,…
Winter Reading Program Supports Local Businesses
March 8, 2021
This year, we helped support La Grange area businesses by purchasing La Grange Business Association gift cards as prizes for our weekly winter reading drawing winners. We also challenged participants to financially support La Grange area businesses b…
La Grange Public Library Board Seeks Applicants to Fill Vacancy
February 3, 2021
Applicants are invited to apply for the position of trustee on the Library Board of Trustees. This appointee will complete Angie Larson’s four-year term ending in April 2023. Larson will be stepping down from the Library Board on February 16 as…
Read our 2020 Annual Report
January 22, 2021
Though 2020 was a very different year, a lot happened at the La Grange Public Library! Read our 2020 Annual Report to see highlights from the past year.
Community Listening Sessions: Equity, Diversity & Inclusion
January 11, 2021
We want to hear from you! We are hosting community listening sessions about equity, diversity and inclusion with regards to Library services. Your feedback will be used to create recommendations that will shape the La Grange Public Library's next str…