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One Book, One Chicago: Animal, Vegetable…

What if all of Chicago read the same book? Eat, Think, Grow with us in 2016-2017!

If You Love / A Great Read
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Coming Soon

Browse lists of some of the hottest upcoming titles.

If You Love / Teen Reads
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Teen Staff Picks (September 2016)

Check out our latest staff favorites for teen reading.

recommended by ChiPubLib_Teens

Connect With / Your Kids
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Day of Play
Oct 1st | 11:00am - 3:00pm

Bring along your imagination, and the whole family! The Day of Play is all about learning, community and fun.

Prepare for / A Night at the Theater
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It's Here! 5 Articles About Hamilton: An…
By Anne Miskewitch

Whether you snagged tickets or are still hoping to, Anne recommends articles so you can be in the know about Hamilton.

Connect With / Your Library
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Observe Banned Books Week with CPL

Celebrate the freedom to read with reading recommendations and special events from September 25 to October 1.

If You Love / The Holidays
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A Sweet New Year!
By Alexa

Alexa recommends books on her favorite fall holiday, Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish new year.

Connect With / Your Library
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Sulzer to Close Oct. 16-Nov. 5 for Renov…

You may want to change your holds pickup location to a nearby branch while Sulzer is closed for building improvements.

If You Love / Movies
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Love the Muppets? Try These Movies
By Amy

Celebrate The Muppet Show's 40th birthday with movies inspired by this family-friendly show.

If You Love / A Great Read
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September 2016 Staff Picks

Check out this month's recommendations from Chicago Public Library.

recommended by ChiPubLib_Adults

Connect With / Your Library
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Join CPL Foundation Junior Board Society

Join the smart in-crowd and support critical Chicago Public Library programming.

Explore / Hispanic Heritage
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Hispanic Heritage Fiction for Adults

These novels explore family, history and migration.

recommended by ChiPubLib_ChicagoLawn

Connect With / Chicago Teens
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Teen Services Conference 2016
Nov 18th | 9:30am - 4:00pm
Harold Washington Library Center

Youth workers, register for our professional development event, Cultural Competency: Embracing Difference and Social Justice.

Explore / One Book, One Chicago
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Introducing Our One Book, One Chicago 20…

Animal, Vegetable, Miracle by Barbara Kingsolver is the 27th selection for One Book, One Chicago. This year's program explores the theme Ea…

Explore / African American History
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New in African American History

Inspired by the new National Museum of African American History & Culture? We've got some great new books for you.

recommended by ChiPubLib_Adults

Make / A Masterpiece
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SUS: the long thin wire Exhibit at Harol…

See how you can make noise with this performance-installation on display at Harold Washington Library Center through February 26.

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