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SEPTEMBER is National Library Card Sign-Up Month!

Sep 13th, 2014 | By | Category: Welcome

Don’t have a River Forest Library card? Find out how to get one!

Click here for more fun ways to celebrate the month…

Author lecture- David Skeel

Aug 22nd, 2014 | By | Category: Welcome

Friday, September 12th, 7:30 PM

Join us as author David Skeel discusses his new book True Paradox: How Christianity Makes Sense of Our Complex World.

Skeel is the S. Samuel Arsht Professor of Corporate Law at the University of Pennsylvania. He is the author of The New Financial Deal, Icarus in the Boardroom, and Debt’s Dominion: A History of Bankruptcy Law in America.

Check out our Blogs!

Aug 18th, 2014 | By | Category: Welcome

We have 3 great blogs that library staff want you to know about!

Visit our blogs for book recommendations, book news, children’s programming information, and other fun features.

RFPL Reads

RFPL Teens



Aug 16th, 2014 | By | Category: Welcome

The library is closed today, Saturday 8/16, due to an unplanned ComEd Power Outage.

We will re-open at 9 a.m. on Monday 8/18.

We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience.

Coming Soon!

Jul 28th, 2014 | By | Category: Welcome

NEW Picture Book Browsing Bins!

The Children’s Room will be closed from August 11-15 so we can install our brand new picture book browser bins.

-These face out shelves will make finding picture books about favorite topics easy and fun!
-Each category and subcategory have been chosen with young readers in mind and the new layout will encourage children to explore the collection and find books about their favorite things!