Bookface February!

Jan 30th, 2016 | By | Category: Welcome

Become  Someone Else! A Photo Contest with a Twist.

Replace your face with a book’s cover, then snap a picture! Email your BOOKFACE picture to farnold@rflib.org by February 19th. Include your age and contact info with your message.  One entry per person.  Vote by liking your favorite entry on RFPL’s Facebook  page Until 2/29.  One Like per day.  Prizes: $25 Gift Card.

What’s cozier than curling up with a good book by the fire on a cold winter’s day?

Jan 14th, 2016 | By | Category: Welcome

Get rewarded for your reading this year. The RFPL is offering a Winter Reading program for adults beginning January 16, 2016! Register here or  by signing up at the second floor desk. Then, log each book you read between Jan. 16 and Mar. 20 online or by filling out the form at our second floor desk.  Every five books you log gets you an entry into a drawing for a grand prize of your choice. It’s easy and fun! Our grand prizes have generously been sponsored by Elan Salon, Exit Strategy Brewing Company, and River Forest Chocolates.

Digital Magazines with Your RFPL Card!

Jan 11th, 2016 | By | Category: Welcome

Read the latest issues of dozens of popular magazines curled up with your mobile device or on your computer!   We’ve just added new titles. Check out The New Yorker, Architectural Digest, Vogue, The Atlantic, Bon Appetite, Forbes, People, Real Simple, Week and many more!  All you need is your RFPL card! It’s fast, free, and easy. Click here to started.  Or, click here for some helpful tips.  If you have questions or need assistance, just ask a librarian!

Sophia Anastos to Step Down as Director

Jan 7th, 2016 | By | Category: Welcome

It is with great sadness that we announce that Sophia Anastos has decided to step down from her role as Director of the River Forest Public Library. Effective January 2016, Sophia will take a leave of absence for health reasons. There will be a farewell celebration in her honor on Sunday, January 10 from 3-5 PM at the River Forest Public Library. This is open to all members of the community and we hope you will join us.

Sign Up for Lists of New & Coming Soon Titles

Dec 15th, 2015 | By | Category: Welcome