Learn more about CPL resources for kids and families at our 20 back-to-school concerts.
Author Joseph Gustaitis discusses his forthcoming book, Chicago in World War I, Wednesday, August 20 at Harold Washington Library Center.
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Learn basic skills to make your own creation this Thursday.
Learn top interview questions and how to prepare for them Thursday, August 21 at Harold Washington Library Center.
Here are some of this month's new books that we're most eagerly anticipating.
The movie based on tear-jerker If I Stay opens Friday. Get ready with these novels depicting teens facing life-changing situations.
The artist discusses his oil painting exhibit, Impressions of Chicago Gardens, Saturday, August 23 at Harold Washington Library Center.
Google donated 500 robots that can be programmed to move, make noises, light up and even draw. (Photo by Brooke Collins)
Doctor Who returns Saturday with a new season. Try one of these books or movies to ease you through the last of the waiting game.
Check out our videos to learn how to use your new account, search for books and more.
Ready for kindergarten? These back-to-school picture books show kids that kindergarten is not so scary.
This month's recommendations from Chicago Public Library's collection development librarians.
Our pilot program with Greater Chicago Food Depository distributes free meals to kids 18 and under at two CPL locations through August 29.
A tribute to Robin Williams from Greg at Little Village Branch.
The Library Foundation gives $6 million in annual funding for the Summer Learning Challenge, One Book, One Chicago and many more programs.