News

Social Service Resources & Referral Appointments
May 4, 2022
Get connected to social service resources in the community! The La Grange Public Library’s new Social Services Coordinator, Phil O’Reilly, Master of Social Work, is available for 30-minute appointments to provide information on local orga…
La Grange Public Library Receives $25,000 Experiential Learning Grant
April 28, 2022
The La Grange Public Library is excited to announce the receipt of a $25,000 experiential learning grant used for the purchase of a mobile kitchen unit, 11 sewing machines, 11 ukuleles and a Meeting OWL Pro, a 360-degree conferencing camera. The new …
La Grange Author Appointed to Library Board of Trustees
February 2, 2022
La Grange children’s author, Lisa Katzenberger, has been appointed as a trustee to the La Grange Public Library Board of Trustees. Katzenberger was appointed to fill a recent vacancy on the board left by Trustee, Thomas Jandris, who stepped dow…
2021 Annual Report
January 31, 2022
See everything from top checkouts, to Library computer usage to what services we added in 2021. Read the 2021 La Grange Public Library Annual Report.
January Programming Update
January 4, 2022
Due to the high rate of COVID-19 in our area, in-person programs in January are canceled or being converted to virtual programs. If you previously registered for an in-person program in January, you will be contacted with an update. Updates will be r…
Medici.tv - Streaming Classical Music & Jazz
November 8, 2021
The largest online catalog of classical music, opera, dance and jazz. 3,500 musical works filmed from the 1940’s through to the present day 2,700 films including concerts, operas, ballets, documentaries and master classes Over 150 live events s…
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…
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.
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…