Summer Reading is Underway!

Reading logs for kids, teens, and adults are available at the library, at Bookmobile stops, or can be printed from bit.ly/bplsrp2024. Prize information is also available at that same link. View our summer programs at bit.ly/bplsummerprograms. Library programs are always free!

Drive Up Window & Permanent Book Drop are now open!

Though façade work will not be completed until July, the new drive up and the permanent book drop are now open!
Those wanting to pick up hold items at the Drive-Up need to select ”Drive-Up” as the pickup library when placing the hold.
Items placed on hold for pickup at the Main Library will only be available inside the library.

On-the-Go Story Time

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Story Time

Age Group:

Child
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Program Description

On-the-Go Story Time

Children’s Services staff will partner with the Bookmobile to bring stories, music, movement, activities, and fun to a Bookmobile stop near you. This program is intended for children of all ages and their caregivers. There is no process for registration; just show up!

This program will take place on various dates and times in coordination with Bookmobile stops. Dates, locations, and times are listed below:

  • Friday, June 2 at 1pm and 2pm at Franklin Park (during the Pride in the Park event)
  • Friday, June 9 at 10:30am at Miller Park (Illinois Art Station will join us and provide crafts!)
  • Friday, June 16 at 12pm at Holiday Park
  • Friday, June 23 at 12pm at Franklin Park
  • Friday, June 30 at 10:30am at Miller Park

In the case of inclement weather, the story time portion of this program will be cancelled.