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Summer at CPLCity of Stories

Celebrate stories that explore community, culture and the common themes that connect us.
Celebrate stories that explore community, culture and the common themes that connect us. City of Stories runs from June 27 – August 14.

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Protest Banner Lending Library at HWLC YOUmedia

Check out a protest banner at Harold Washington Library Center's YOUmedia.

Events

City of Stories: Staff Lists

Nature Books

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eBook Services

Summer in the Parks, in the Archives

Exploring Chicago’s parks is a great summer activity, and CPL's archival collections can help you learn more about their histories.

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Kids at CPL

Register for Summer at CPL 2022

Kids and Teens, Register and Complete Summer at CPL 2022

Challenge yourself to read and learn this summer! Register online or at your neighborhood library.

Brainfuse

Brainfuse: Homework Help and More

Get free one-on-one homework help and resume-writing assistance. Live tutors now available 2 p.m. to 11 p.m. daily.

Teens at CPL

Teen Summer Projects: Grab and Go Kits

Tell your story this summer with our summer kits for teens to make and take and complete your City of Stories Pick 4 Board.

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Our online store features CPL merchandise, with a portion of every sale going to the Chicago Public Library Foundation.

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