Though the building is closed, the staff is still providing services. Here is the latest update from Director Jim Deiters.
Give EM 5 - STEM-Inspired Videos

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Give EM 5 - STEM-Inspired Videos

Created by Thomas Javorcic on May 28th, 2020

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Harry Potter for all Extended through May

No waiting for first Harry Potter ebook and e-audiobook during May!

Harry Potter for all Extended through May

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Harry Potter for all Extended through May

Created by Mary Donovan on Apr 4th, 2020
Updated on May 7th, 2020

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Wide Open School from Common Sense Education

A trusted resource for educators and families offers free distance learning lessons from respected partners.

Wide Open School from Common Sense Education

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Wide Open School from Common Sense Education

Created by Mary Donovan on Apr 28th, 2020
Updated on May 4th, 2020

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NASA has eClips for all ages

Resources explaining science, engineering, and natural & designed world concepts

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NASA has eClips for all ages

Created by Emily Kenny on Apr 16th, 2020

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Jason Reynolds Launches Write Right Rite

Videos and Writing Prompts from our National Ambassador for Young People's Literature

Jason Reynolds Launches Write Right Rite

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Jason Reynolds Launches Write Right Rite

Created by Mary Donovan on Apr 12th, 2020
Updated on Apr 17th, 2020

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FREE Coronavirus eBook

Candlewick Press is offering this informative and accessible downloadable children's book

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FREE Coronavirus eBook

Created by Emily Kenny on Apr 16th, 2020

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Ebooks and E-Audiobooks for Tots, Kids & Tweens!

Picture books, readers, chapter books, nonfiction & graphic novels are ready and waiting for you!

Ebooks and E-Audiobooks for Tots, Kids & Tweens

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Ebooks and E-Audiobooks for Tots, Kids & Tweens!

Created by Mary Donovan on Apr 9th, 2020
Updated on Apr 10th, 2020

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Log 1000 Books Before Kindergarten Online

Reading at home with your baby, toddler or preschooler? Log those books -- or if you're not a participant, sign up!

Log 1000 Books Before Kindergarten Online

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Log 1000 Books Before Kindergarten Online

Created by Mary Donovan on Apr 9th, 2020
Updated on Apr 10th, 2020

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Dav Pilkey at Home

Dog Man & Captain Underpants Creator Draws & Reads Online!

Dav Pilkey at Home

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Dav Pilkey at Home

Created by Mary Donovan on Apr 1st, 2020

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Resources for Home Learning

Updated April 1 with new resources & activities!

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Resources for Home Learning

Created by Emily Kenny on Mar 14th, 2020
Updated on Apr 1st, 2020

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Connect Virtually to Our Cultural Institutions

Missing Chicago-area museums and zoos? Your family can experience them online!

Connect Virtually to Our Cultural Institutions

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Connect Virtually to Our Cultural Institutions

Created by Mary Donovan on Mar 20th, 2020
Updated on Mar 24th, 2020

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Virtual Author Events for Kids

Updated April 5! Your favorite authors and illustrators conduct storytimes and drawing lessons online!

Virtual Author Events for Kids

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Virtual Author Events for Kids

Created by Mary Donovan on Mar 20th, 2020
Updated on Apr 5th, 2020

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FREE Access To TumbleBooks

Options for readers of ALL ages!

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FREE Access To TumbleBooks

Created by Emily Kenny on Mar 20th, 2020

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Wendy & DB

Wendy & DB

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Wendy & DB

Created by Thomas Javorcic on Feb 5th, 2020

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1,000 Books Before Kindergarten!

Who completed the 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten Program during the month of January?

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1,000 Books Before Kindergarten!

Created by Jen Trotta on Jan 5th, 2020
Updated on Jan 30th, 2020

2020 ALA Youth Media Awards

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Announcing the 2020 ALA Youth Media Awards!

Created by Jen Trotta on Jan 30th, 2020

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