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Mar 22nd, 2014 | By | Category: Welcome

The countdown begins!

Join us for our biggest event of the year! We’ll have a live storyteller show, photo booth, balloon twisters, a dance floor for the kiddos, an after-hours DJ dance party for teens and more!

Librarypalooza runs from 5:30-8:30 pm, with a special teens only after-party from 8:30-9:45.

River Forest Reads!

Mar 6th, 2014 | By | Category: Welcome

We hope you’ve been enjoying our first River Forest Reads book The Warmth of Other Suns by Isabel Wilkerson.

Our community reading program will conclude with 2 programs in March:
3/16 at 2pm- Southern Cooking Demonstration and 3/26 at 7 pm- Concluding book discussion

It’s not too late to join us! Stop by the library to pick up your copy or request it online.

Find Books, Movies and More!

Jan 23rd, 2014 | By | Category: Welcome

The River Forest Public Library is a member of the SWAN consortium.

Through the SWAN catalog we are able to provide you access to a combined collection of 1.4 million unique titles of books, DVDs, blu-rays, audiobooks, ebooks, music CDs and more.

Search the catalog here.

Free eBooks & audiobooks at Your Library

Apr 21st, 2013 | By | Category: Welcome

Do you have a new eReader or tablet? Visit Media On Demand to download free eBooks, audiobooks and more! Titles are compatible with your iPad, Kindle, Nook, Sony Reader, and many other portable devices.
At Media On Demand, you can browse, check out, place holds, and download your selections. A simple software download and your River Forest Library card will get you started! Contact us with questions at 708-366-5205 x 316.