All CPL locations will be closed Monday, February 20.

close
Event
Book Discussion: Animal, Vegetable, Mira… Book Discussion: Animal, Vegetable, Mira…
Join your fellow Chicagoans for a book discussion about this year's #OBOC selection, Animal, Vegetable, Miracle
Join your fellow Chicagoans for a book discussion about this year's #OBOC selection, Animal, Vegetable, Miracle
Event
Make a Set of Garden Stakes with the Las… Make a Set of Garden Stakes with the Las…
Feb 21st | 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Keep your garden organized with customized plant stakes! Participants will learn the basics of Inkscape software to design and cut out a …
Keep your garden organized with customized plant stakes! Participants will learn the basics of Inkscape software to design and cut out a …
Event
Moving, Making, Transporting and Consumi… Moving, Making, Transporting and Consumi…
multiple dates and locations
Urbanologist Max Grinnell will look at how the food industry has responded to a range of local and national trends including sustainable agr…
Urbanologist Max Grinnell will look at how the food industry has responded to a range of local and national trends including sustainable agr…
Event
Blacks in Green Presents: The Suitcase Blacks in Green Presents: The Suitcase
multiple dates and locations
Naomi Davis, proud granddaughter of Mississippi sharecroppers, takes us back in time when 6 million African Americans voted with their feet …
Naomi Davis, proud granddaughter of Mississippi sharecroppers, takes us back in time when 6 million African Americans voted with their feet …
Staff List
Chicago Foodie Reads
recommended by OneBookOneChicago
Here are some great reads about hidden treasures of Chicago dining, great restaurants, and our most beloved chefs.
Here are some great reads about hidden treasures of Chicago dining, great restaurants, and our most beloved chefs.
Event
Transforming Lives One Garden at a Time Transforming Lives One Garden at a Time
Feb 25th | 2:00pm - 3:00pm
From the West Side to incarceration to transformation, local farming hero Darius Jones speaks about how agriculture can teach self-worth a…
From the West Side to incarceration to transformation, local farming hero Darius Jones speaks about how agriculture can teach self-worth a…
Event
Film Screening: Julie & Julia Film Screening: Julie & Julia
Feb 25th | 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Julie Powell is a frustrated insurance worker who decides to master Julia Child's 'Mastering the Art of French Cooking' in one year.
Julie Powell is a frustrated insurance worker who decides to master Julia Child's 'Mastering the Art of French Cooking' in one year.
Blogpost
Top 5 Food and Cooking Magazines on Zini… Top 5 Food and Cooking Magazines on Zini…
By Jennifer
To get ideas for great recipes, explore our collection of food and cooking magazines on Zinio. Here are five of our favorites.
To get ideas for great recipes, explore our collection of food and cooking magazines on Zinio. Here are five of our favorites.
Event
Wine Smart with Anthony Minne Wine Smart with Anthony Minne
Feb 27th | 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Anthony Minne takes the fear and mystery out of selecting the right wine for any occasion, discusses the different shapes of wine glasses a…
Anthony Minne takes the fear and mystery out of selecting the right wine for any occasion, discusses the different shapes of wine glasses a…
Staff List
Cookbooks for African American History M…
recommended by ChiPubLib_GagePark
Make some delicious meals with these recipe books.
Make some delicious meals with these recipe books.
News
But Wait... There’s More! Exhibit at HWL… But Wait... There’s More! Exhibit at HWL…
Do you have a Veg-O-Matic or a Seal-A-Meal? Explore the Chicago business behind gadgets like these in an exhibit at Harold Washington Librar…
Do you have a Veg-O-Matic or a Seal-A-Meal? Explore the Chicago business behind gadgets like these in an exhibit at Harold Washington Librar…
Event
Planning Your Edible Garden Planning Your Edible Garden
Feb 28th | 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Did tomato plants overtake the carrots in your garden last year? Were the peas just about to be harvested when frost killed them? In this …
Did tomato plants overtake the carrots in your garden last year? Were the peas just about to be harvested when frost killed them? In this …
Event
Chefs of Chicago on Cooking and Culture Chefs of Chicago on Cooking and Culture
Mar 22nd | 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Join a panel discussion on cooking, culture and community with some of Chicago's favorite chefs, moderated by Amanda Puck.
Join a panel discussion on cooking, culture and community with some of Chicago's favorite chefs, moderated by Amanda Puck.
Event
Film Screening: Food Patriots Film Screening: Food Patriots
multiple dates and locatioins
Filmmakers Jeff & Jennifer Spitz document their family's struggle to raise backyard chickens, grow food and transform into Food Patriots
Filmmakers Jeff & Jennifer Spitz document their family's struggle to raise backyard chickens, grow food and transform into Food Patriots
Event
Cooking & Eating for a Halal & Healthy L… Cooking & Eating for a Halal & Healthy L…
multiple dates and locations
Join Yvonne Maffei, the founder of the cooking blog and Islamic lifestyle website MyHalalKitchen.com, for this healthy eating workshop from …
Join Yvonne Maffei, the founder of the cooking blog and Islamic lifestyle website MyHalalKitchen.com, for this healthy eating workshop from …
Loading...
Show More
Back to Top