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Chicago Gardens Featured in Oil Painting Exhibit

Impressions of Chicago Gardens by Fred Moss is on display through September 5 on the 8th floor of the Harold Washington Library Center.

Explore / The Summer Learning Challenge
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Everybody Plays
By Shilo

Discover how you can encourage all kinds of animals to play.

If You Love / Music
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Lollapalooza 2014
By ChiPubLib_Adults

Get ready for Lollapalooza by listening to some music by artists performing at the event this weekend in Grant Park.

Explore / Great Reads for Kids
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Happy Birthday, Harry Potter!
By Keckert

Celebrate with a few magical creatures in books -- or meet some real-life animals at one of CPL's magical creature events!

If You Love / Movies
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Family Matters Short Film Series

As part of the Best of the Black Harvest Film Festival, see three short films about family at four CPL locations in July and August.

Thanks, Computer World! We are listed as one of the 10 cool makerspaces to explore now: #http://t.co/4ZTytV6rvi

If You Love / A Great Read
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Coming Soon

Browse lists of some of the hottest upcoming titles.

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July 2014 Staff Picks
By ChiPubLib_Adults

This month's recommendations from Chicago Public Library's collection development librarians.

Connect With / YOUmedia
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Celebrating International Zine Month

YOUmedia celebrates with upcoming workshops and tutorials on how to make your own zine.

Learn to / Speak Another Language
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Mango Languages

Lessons in 60+ languages, including English.

Explore / Business
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Bill Gates and Warren Buffett’s Favorite Business…
By Stephen

Bill Gates and Warren Buffett's favorite business book is back in print - plus other great summer reads.

If You Love / Music
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Stream Videos, Music and Audiobooks on hoopla

Use your library card to access streaming movies, television, music and audiobook titles, or download them to your device.

Connect With / Your Library
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Explore CPL's New Website

Check out our videos to learn how to use your new account, search for books and more.

If You Love / A Great Read
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The Best Books of 2014...So Far
By ChiPubLib_Adults

It was difficult, but we've chosen what we think are 20 of the most essential titles of the year so far. We hope you find something to enjoy.…

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Support the Summer Learning Challenge

$10 sponsors a child in eight weeks of engaging summer activities designed to keep kids learning all year long!

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