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Current Openings

Created by Erin Foley on Jun 5th, 2017
Updated on Nov 21st, 2017

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Thanksgiving Holiday

The Library will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 23 & Friday Nov. 24. We will reopen on Saturday, Nov. 25 from 9am to 5pm.

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Thanksgiving Holiday

Created by Patricia Pryal on Nov 15th, 2017
Updated on Nov 21st, 2017

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Code with Scratch at Hour of Code!

Use Scratch's drag-and-drop blocks to make animations and games!

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Code with Scratch at Hour of Code!

Created by Mary Donovan on Nov 20th, 2017

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How did those penguins get up there?

Created by Anne Curran on Nov 20th, 2017

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Hot Hold Alert!

Past Perfect by Danielle Steel

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Hot Hold Alert!

Created by Ang Romano on Nov 20th, 2017

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Donate or Loan Your Historic Oak Lawn Artifacts

Do you have historic photos, objects, or documents related to Oak Lawn? Share them with us and help preserve the Village's past!

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Donate or Loan Your Historic Oak Lawn Artifacts

Created by Kevin Korst on Nov 20th, 2017

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hoopla News! This is Big!

Created by Shannon Kazmierczak on Nov 18th, 2017

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All we are Saying

Is give eBooks a chance

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All we are Saying

Created by Shannon Kazmierczak on Nov 16th, 2017

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GCF Learn Free

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GCF Learn Free

Created by Natalie DeJonghe on Nov 16th, 2017

Event

Operation MOLE Hunt Mission Report

Local spies uncover SNAKE double agent!

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Operation MOLE Hunt Mission Report

Created by Thomas Kochinski on Nov 15th, 2017
Updated on Nov 16th, 2017

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52 Weeks, 52 Books: Week 25

Garden Spells and First Frost, both by Sarah Addison Allen // Magical realism, magical reads

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52 Weeks, 52 Books: Week 25

Created by Ang Romano on Nov 15th, 2017

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Should you buy a 4K TV on Black Friday?

Here is some information to help you make that decision.

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Should you buy a 4K TV on Black Friday?

Created by Julia Churchill on Nov 13th, 2017
Updated on Nov 15th, 2017

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Laura Doherty's Music Moves Kids

Created by Thomas Kochinski on Nov 13th, 2017

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Bluestem Book of the Week!

Created by Jen Trotta on Sep 11th, 2017
Updated on Nov 13th, 2017

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Bluestem Book of the Week!

Created by Jen Trotta on Aug 10th, 2017
Updated on Nov 13th, 2017

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Hot Hold Alert!

The People Vs Alex Cross by James Patterson

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Hot Hold Alert!

Created by Ang Romano on Nov 11th, 2017

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6 YA Books to Read on Veterans' Day

Created by Izabel Gronski on Nov 10th, 2017

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Kids Fiction Friday: Family Game Night

When Mom is a hoarder...

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Kids Fiction Friday: Family Game Night

Created by Thomas Kochinski on Nov 10th, 2017

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Kids Fiction Friday: World's Greatest Detective

Solve a mystery where the victim and the suspects are all detectives

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Kids Fiction Friday: World's Greatest Detective

Created by Thomas Kochinski on Nov 6th, 2017
Updated on Nov 10th, 2017

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Local History Collections Database

Search more than 14,000 Oak Lawn related items including photos, yearbooks, telephone books, postcards, artifacts, and more!

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Local History Collections Database

Created by Kevin Korst on May 8th, 2017
Updated on Nov 9th, 2017

Event

Chicago's Yule Time Contributions and Traditions

Wednesday, November 29 at 7 p.m.

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Chicago's Yule Time Contributions and Traditions

Created by Melissa Apple on Nov 9th, 2017

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Sunday with Friends Concert: Polka Party

Sunday, November 12 from 2-3 p.m.

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Sunday with Friends Concert: Polka Party

Created by Melissa Apple on Nov 8th, 2017

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Event Wrap Up: Skype with Nicolás Obregón

Missed the event? Watch the author chat on our YouTube page

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Event Wrap Up: Skype with Nicolás Obregón

Created by Meghan Moran on Sep 18th, 2017
Updated on Nov 8th, 2017

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Hands on Native American History Program!

Created by Jen Trotta on Oct 20th, 2017
Updated on Nov 8th, 2017

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Veterans' Day

The Library will be open on Saturday, Nov. 11 from 9am to 5pm.

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Veterans' Day

Created by Patricia Pryal on Nov 7th, 2017

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