The Library will be closed Friday, April 27th for a staff in-service day.
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Celebrating Seniors Week is April 25-May 2

Join us for these special programs during Celebrating Seniors Week… because we love to celebrate our seniors. Brought to you in partnership with River Forest Township.

Thursday, 4/26, 7-9 PM: Barbara Henry Poetry Reading

Saturday 4/28, 10 AM-12:30 PM: Morning Matinee – Lion

Sunday, 4/29, 1-4 PM: National Adopt a Shelter Pet Day

Tuesday, 5/1, 10-11 AM: Books and Bagels

Barbara Henry Poetry Reading

Thursday, 4/26, 7-9 PM 
Celebrate National Poetry Month with local author, speaker, and poet Barbara J. Henry! Bring a couple of 1-2 minute personal poems to share or a poem of the same length written by your favorite poet. Children are always welcome. Parents, help them select a poem to share to join in the fun!

Fancy Nancy Tea Party

Saturday, 4/28, 2-3 PM
Ooh la la! Join us for an elegant affair as we do crafts, play games, and read stories based on the popular Fancy Nancy series. Light refreshments (that’s a fancy word for snacks) and tea will be served. Advanced registration required. For ages 4-10.

National Adopt a Shelter Pet Day

Sunday, 4/29, 1-4 PM
Give a shelter animal a forever home on National Adopt a Shelter Pet Day. Magnificent Mutts and Meows will have a number of fabulous furry friends available for adoption.

News

Catalog & account access will be unavailable April 30th & May 1st

The library catalog, your individual account, and all digital collections will be unavailable on Monday, April 30, and Tuesday, May 1.

Summer Volunteers Needed

Grades 7-12 Do you love reading and visiting the Library? Come and volunteer during the Children’s Summer Reading Program! You can be a prize desk volunteer in the Children’s Room or you can help run fun programs.

Programs

Thursday, April 26, 7 PM - 9 PM
Barbara Henry Poetry Reading
Friday, April 27, 9 AM - 5 PM
Library Closed for Staff In-service
Saturday, April 28, 10 AM - 12:30 PM
Celebrating Seniors Week: Morning Matinee
Saturday, April 28, 2 PM - 3 PM
Fancy Nancy Tea Party

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