Reading just 20 minutes a day improves a child's learning. Take the pledge and be ready for the Summer Learning Challenge beginning June 8.
Explore the power of science at STEAM-Powered Saturday, Saturday, May 30 at the Harold Washington Library Center.
The Printers Row Lit Fest lineup has been announced. Here is just a sampling of all the great talent this annual festival will bring together.…
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Check out our film series, events and reading recommendations honoring the contributions of the LGBT community.
Looking for information on autism spectrum disorder? Try these informational books and stories to discover more.
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Celebrate 30 years of Chicago's Gospel Fest by listening to these past performers.
Young learners, ages 2 and up, can play and learn at the library with interactive books, educational games, puzzles and other activities.
See the Windy City in new ways with these titles, both fiction and nonfiction.
Kids Museum Passports will be unavailable for checkout from May 23 to May 31 as we transition to new passes.
Did you know native plants require less care and water? Leslie recommends books for gardeners joining the native plant movement.
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Join the smart in-crowd and support critical Chicago Public Library programming.
The author of The Cubs Quotient: How the Chicago Cubs Changed the World speaks Tuesday, June 2 at Harold Washington Library Center.
Ready for summer at Ravinia? Pick up lawn tickets for selected Ravinia Festival concerts at any CPL location starting Saturday, June 20.
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