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We're Open: Grab & Go Visits & Curbside Pick-Up
April 12, 2021
Starting Monday, February 15, you do not need an appointment to visit the La Grange Public Library. In-building services are available at a limited capacity. Curbside pick-up is also still available. We encourage patrons to keep visits brief and grab…
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…
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…
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…
Our Summer Reading Program is Going Virtual!
May 29, 2020
Imagine Your Story on Wandoo Reader Monday, June 8-Saturday, August 15 Registration for all ages begins Monday, June 1 at 9:00am Children (Toddler-Grade 6): Create an individual or family account with Wandoo Reader. Log the books you’ve read an…
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…