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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…
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…
New Job Hunting Resource
June 1, 2021
Update: We have a new addition to JobNow – Live Unemployment Benefits Assistance. Live unemployment benefits coaches are available to help workers determine unemployment eligibility benefits using state and federal guidelines. Filling out the a…
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…
Citizens Council of La Grange Invites Candidates to Submit Data Sheets for Library Board Election
September 18, 2020
La Grange citizens interested in pursuing a seat on the Library Board of Trustees are invited to submit data sheets by October 14 to be considered for endorsement by the Citizens Council of La Grange (CCLG). Data sheets are available for download at …
Take the Online Summer Reading Program Survey
August 28, 2020
We want to know what you thought of our first ever, online summer reading program! Your feedback will help us prepare for next year. Please complete this brief survey, and as a thank you, your name will be entered into a drawing for a $10 La Grange B…
Census Drop In Days at the La Grange Community Center
August 6, 2020
Visit us at the La Grange Community Center (200 Washington Ave.) to complete your 2020 census! It's fast, easy and secure (and the laptops are provided). We'll be there: Tuesday, August 4: 3:00-6:00pm Thursday, August 6: 9:00am-12:00pm Tuesday, Augus…
Anti-Racism Statement and Resource List
June 4, 2020
The La Grange Public Library stands with the peaceful protesters exercising their First Amendment rights to speak out against the death of George Floyd while in the custody of the Minneapolis police. As a public library, all are welcome and are treat…