Sulzer Regional Library closed October 16 to November 5 for renovations.
What if all of Chicago read the same book? Eat, Think, Grow with us in 2016-2017!
Celebrate Food Day with a screening of documentary film Food Patriots and a conversation with the filmmakers Jeff and Jennifer Spitz.
Liv speculates on the reading habits of late, great Chicagoans in this special Halloween edition of Caught Reading.
This citywide festival is always packed with exciting and diverse authors. Here's a selection of the most recent books by featured speakers.
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To celebrate the acclaimed novelist's 75th birthday, Molly recommends titles sure to satisfy newbies and seasoned fans.
Vote early at more than 20 CPL locations through November 7. Any Chicago voter may vote at any of these sites no matter where they live.
Get behind the hometown team with these trivia guides, histories, player biographies and more.
Kids, get ready for the new movie from the world of Harry Potter with these live animal events inspired by the series' magical creatures.
Anne recommends hit music of the early 2000s that played on her first iPod.
What songs did you listen to on your first device?
Marty recommends websites and other resources to help you get informed ahead of the election.
Wednesday's Carl Sandburg Literary Awards Dinner features bestselling authors Erik Larson and Scott Turow.
Learn about the 1893 World's Fair and the infamous H.H. Holmes in this event with Weird Chicago tour guide Eric Quamme.
Check out this month's recommendations from Chicago Public Library.
Curiosity belong to us all. The Library Foundation is dedicated to nurturing the curiosity of everyone who walks through the doors of CPL.
Chicago historian and urbanologist Max Grinnell will present a tour-du-table utilizing rare photographs, historic photographs, visual epheme...
October is Choose Kind month! Check out these events celebrating what makes each of us unique.
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