Learn more about CPL resources for kids and families at our 20 back-to-school concerts.
The artist discusses his oil painting exhibit, Impressions of Chicago Gardens, Saturday, August 23 at Harold Washington Library Center.
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The movie based on tear-jerker If I Stay opens Friday. Get ready with these novels depicting teens facing life-changing situations.
Episode 1: The hosts of our open mic hit the streets to talk to the public about current topics.
Here are some of this month's new books that we're most eagerly anticipating.
Exhibit at the Harold Washington Library Center showcases street scenes and people in Chicago from the 1950s to the 1970s.
Ready for kindergarten? These back-to-school picture books show kids that kindergarten is not so scary.
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.
Google donated 500 robots that can be programmed to move, make noises, light up and even draw. (Photo by Brooke Collins)
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.
The Library Foundation gives $6 million in annual funding for the Summer Learning Challenge, One Book, One Chicago and many more programs.
Christopher Robin Milne, who inspired the character of Winnie the Pooh's faithful friend, was born August 21, 1920.
Learn more about the popular Belgian surrealist painter with these recommended titles for adults and kids.