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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…
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…
Winter Reading 2021: January 4-February 28
December 31, 2020
Monday, January 4-Sunday, February 28For all ages Winter reading goes digital! Read and log books, and complete online challenges to be entered in weekly prize drawings for chances to win gift certificates to La Grange area businesses. We encourage r…
Cozy Crafts for Teens/Tweens: Jan. 17-Feb. 28
December 22, 2020
Sunday, January 17-Sunday, February 28Grades 4-12 Combat the winter blues and explore your creative side by picking up a cozy craft kit, courtesy of the La Grange Public Library! For six weeks starting January 17, local tweens and teens can pick up a…
Six Weeks of Self-Care Crafts for Teens: Nov. 1-Dec. 11
November 2, 2020
Sunday, November 1-Friday, December 11 Take a little you-time and make a craft to help de-stress and promote positive thinking. For six weeks starting in November, local teens can stop by the Library to pick up self-care craft kits (see schedule belo…