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Explore / One Book, One Chicago
One Book, One Chicago: Animal, Vegetable… One Book, One Chicago: Animal, Vegetable…

What if all of Chicago read the same book? Eat, Think, Grow with us in 2016-2017!
What if all of Chicago read the same book? Eat, Think, Grow with us in 2016-2017!
If You Love / Poetry
Get Help / Managing Your Money
Money Smart Week Events Money Smart Week Events
April 22-29 at CPL locations
Take charge of your finances with financial literacy events at CPL. Learn about investing, buying or selling a home, making a will and more.
Take charge of your finances with financial literacy events at CPL. Learn about investing, buying or selling a home, making a will and more.
If You Love / A Great Read
The End of the World As We Know It
recommended by ChiPubLib_Adults
Eager for The Handmaid’s Tale to premiere on Hulu this week? We recommend other classic works of dystopian fiction.
Eager for The Handmaid’s Tale to premiere on Hulu this week? We recommend other classic works of dystopian fiction.
If You Love / Teen Reads
Books for Teens: Writing Fiction & Comic… Books for Teens: Writing Fiction & Comic…
By Sarah
If you're a teen interested in writing fiction, comics or graphic novels, here are some books that can help with that process.
If you're a teen interested in writing fiction, comics or graphic novels, here are some books that can help with that process.
If You Love / Music
#TBT: Centennial Celebration of Ella Fit… #TBT: Centennial Celebration of Ella Fit…
By Anne Miskewitch
Get to know the First Lady of Song with Anne's music and book recommendations.
Get to know the First Lady of Song with Anne's music and book recommendations.
Connect With / Your Kids
Kids Invent! Spring Learning Challenge Kids Invent! Spring Learning Challenge
Did you know that kids invented the trampoline, popsicles and swim flippers? You can be an inventor, too! Get inspired by an inventor or in…
Did you know that kids invented the trampoline, popsicles and swim flippers? You can be an inventor, too! Get inspired by an inventor or in…
Get Help / Finding a Job
What Next? Titles for the Career Changer What Next? Titles for the Career Changer
By Kate
Are you ready to move on and try something new? Kate recommends books to help you figure out your next steps.
Are you ready to move on and try something new? Kate recommends books to help you figure out your next steps.
Connect With / Your Library
Resources for Children with Autism Avail… Resources for Children with Autism Avail…
Families, we offer resources and story times for children on the autism spectrum.
Families, we offer resources and story times for children on the autism spectrum.
If You Love / A Great Read
Sandburg Award Honors Atwood, Eggers Sandburg Award Honors Atwood, Eggers
By Gloriane
Margaret Atwood and Dave Eggers will receive the 2017 award from CPL Foundation and CPL. Natalie Y. Moore will receive the 21st Century Awar…
Margaret Atwood and Dave Eggers will receive the 2017 award from CPL Foundation and CPL. Natalie Y. Moore will receive the 21st Century Awar…
If You Love / Poetry
Celebrate National Poetry Month with CPL Celebrate National Poetry Month with CPL
Explore poetry with workshops, readings and other events. Plus, save the date for Poetry Fest on Saturday, April 29 at HWLC.
Explore poetry with workshops, readings and other events. Plus, save the date for Poetry Fest on Saturday, April 29 at HWLC.
Explore / Science and Nature
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
Starring Oprah Winfrey, the film adaptation of Rebecca Skloot's nonfiction bestseller premieres Saturday on HBO.
Starring Oprah Winfrey, the film adaptation of Rebecca Skloot's nonfiction bestseller premieres Saturday on HBO.
Make / Your Garden Grow
Gardening Books
recommended by ChiPubLib_Adults
Whether you are looking to beautify your yard with flowers, grow food on your balcony or start a community garden in you neighborhood, we'v…
Whether you are looking to beautify your yard with flowers, grow food on your balcony or start a community garden in you neighborhood, we'v…
Get Help / Managing Your Money
Money Smart Week for Teens Money Smart Week for Teens
April 25-29 at 6 CPL locations
Teens, learn about saving, investing, personal banking and more.
Teens, learn about saving, investing, personal banking and more.
If You Love / A Great Read
April 2017 Staff Picks
recommended by ChiPubLib_Adults
Check out this month's recommendations from Chicago Public Library. Visit our Books page for a link to previous lists of recommendations.
Check out this month's recommendations from Chicago Public Library. Visit our Books page for a link to previous lists of recommendations.
Connect With / Your Library
Join CPL Foundation Junior Board Society Join CPL Foundation Junior Board Society
Join the smart in-crowd and support critical Chicago Public Library programming.
Join the smart in-crowd and support critical Chicago Public Library programming.
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