News

March-May 2020 Newsletter
February 18, 2020
Believe it or not, spring is just around the corner! We've got lots planned this season, so start making your plans now. Read the March-May 2020 newsletter.
2019 Annual Report
February 7, 2020
2019 was a busy year at the La Grange Public Library! See the highlights in our 2019 Annual Report.
Stock a Shelter this January: BEDS Plus
January 7, 2020
Help us stock a shelter in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service (January 20). Operating a daytime shelter at the corner of East and Ogden Avenue in La Grange, as well as overnight housing at local churches, BEDS Plus helps provide food, she…
'Tis the season for winter reading!
January 6, 2020
What better way to pass the wintry months than by reading great books and attending fun Library programs? Monday, January 6-Sunday, March 1 Children's Winter Reading ProgramAges 3-12For every book you read or have read to you (if child is not yet a r…
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.