We are thrilled to welcome author Tyra Manning, along with special guest Karen Keilt. Tyra will be discussing her new release, Your Turn: Ways to Celebrate Life Through Storytelling, and Karen will present her memoir, The Parrot’s Perch. Each presentation will include an overview of the works and the inspiration behind them. There will also be time for questions from the audience. Signed copies of the books will be for sale.
The Children’s Room will be getting some exciting updates, including new shelving, carpet and paint. The updates will make the Children’s Room more welcoming and the collections more functional and ADA compliant.
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Join us for an afternoon of beautiful music by the Sunflower Chamber Orchestra—a children’s orchestra located in River Forest! Brought to you in partnership with River Forest Township.
Music and Potlucks is a great local organization dedicated to nourishing the community with cultural events and supporting our neighbors. This evening, Mark Dvorak will present his The American Folk Song music program alongside a dessert potluck. We also encourage you to donate a food item. Donations will be distributed to a local charity.
The Children’s Room will be getting some exciting updates, including new shelving, carpet, paint, and a new service desk. These updates will make the Children’s Room more welcoming and the collections more functional and ADA compliant. We will be closing the Children’s Room during this renovation, beginning on November 9. It will reopen on November […]
We continue to use community partnerships as a way to enhance our offerings and expand our reach. The Halloween Hoot n’ Howl event on October 11, held at Trailside Museum, is a collaboration between the museum, The River Forest Park District and the Library. On October 13, Rare Bird Preserves is opening up their space […]