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Big Books of Spring 2015

Spring is one of the most exciting times for books. Here are some of the sure-fire blockbusters due this season.

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Complete OBOC Mission 4; Win an iPad

OBOC Mission 4: Who is your LGBT hero? Participate and you could win a $50 Powell's gift card and be entered to win an Apple iPad Air 2!

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Coming Soon
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Coming Soon

Browse lists of some of the hottest upcoming titles.

If You Love / Teen Reads
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Author Jessie Ann Foley at Roden Branch

Join us Tuesday to hear Jessie Ann Foley talk about her debut novel The Carnival at Bray.

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Online Resource
Mango Languages

Lessons in 60+ languages, including English.

Explore / One Book, One Chicago

Part 4 of The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay is now available! Log in with your library card to read it at #

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Early Voting at Some CPL Locations

More than 20 CPL locations offer early voting for the April 7 run-off election. Stop by and cast your vote through April 4.

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Free homework help at Chicago Public Library
Free Homework Help at All CPL Locations

Find answers to all your questions at CPL -- use our homework help in person or online.

Make / Your Garden Grow
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While it doesn't look like spring just yet, it's not too early to start planning your garden.

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Explore / Chicago's History
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Exhibit Celebrates Chicago Defender

Journey to Empowerment: 110 Years of the Chicago Defender runs through June 28 at Harold Washington Library Center.

Explore / Women's History
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Books about Women's Firsts for Adults

Celebrate Women’s History month with these books that discuss women’s firsts, from space exploration to politics.

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March 2015 Staff Picks

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

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Get Help / Managing Your Money
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Tax Time!
By Chicago In 4D

Download forms for filing your federal and state taxes, and find tax help in Chicago, including at CPL locations.

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Guest Blog: Chicago’s First Lady on Read…
By Elizabeth

Amy Rule urges Chicagoans to Take 20, Read Plenty and shares the books her family has enjoyed the most through the years.

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Heroes and Villains Invade Chicago!

Enjoy food, cocktails and fun while supporting the Chicago Public Library during Night in the Stacks on April 10.

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