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Location: Chicago, IL 60638, United States

Little Libraries

There are 69 "Little Libraries" within 25 miles.

Local venues

6348 South Archer Avenue, Chicago, IL 60638
6423 West 63rd Place, Chicago, IL 60638
6233 South Archer Road, Summit, IL 60501
6800 West 43rd Street, Stickney, IL 60402
7816 West 65th Place, Bedford Park, IL 60501
4020 West 63rd Street, Chicago, IL 60629
5055 South Archer Avenue, Chicago, IL 60632
6500 South Pulaski Road, Chicago, IL 60629
3801 South Central Avenue, Cicero, IL 60804
7358 South Pulaski Road, Chicago, IL 60629
8449 South Moody Avenue, Burbank, IL 60459
7500 South Pulaski Road, Chicago, IL 60652
8419 West 50th Street, McCook, IL 60525
5444 34th Street, Cicero, IL 60804
4209 Joliet Avenue, Lyons, IL 60534-1597
7840 West 79th Street, Bridgeview, IL 60455
4101 West 79th Street, Chicago, IL 60652
6120 South Kedzie Avenue, Chicago, IL 60629
Comic Collector (3.7 miles)
3246 Harlem Ave, Riverside, IL
1 Burling Road, Riverside, IL 60546
Bibliodisia Books (3.9 miles)
4400 South Spaulding St., Chicago, IL 60632
2807 West 55th Street, Chicago, IL 60632
4314 South Archer Avenue, Chicago, IL 60632
7641 South Oak Grove Avenue, Justice, IL 60458
9270 Joliet Road, Suite 750c (at The Quarry Shopping Center), Hodgkins, IL 60525

Local events

Jul
11
Celebrating Sèvres, Our French Sister City Book Discussion
Mount Prospect Public Library, Monday, July 11 at 7pm
As part of our Celebrating Sèvres: Our French Sister City week-long event, you are invited to join in a book discussion of Antione Laurain’s The President's Hat/Le Chapeau de Mitterand. When French President François Mitterrand leaves his hat behind in a restaurant, a Parisian accountant decides to keep it. It's a perfect fit, and as he leaves the restaurant the accountant begins to feel . . . different. Has he unwittingly discovered the secret of supreme power?

The discussion will be led by a former Prospect High School French teacher and member of Alliance Française of the North Shore.

Categories: Patron Program

2A Adult LARGE Study room (added from RSS Feed)
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Jul
15
YA Book Club: Boy 21
Wheaton Public Library, Friday, July 15 at 3pm
Grades 6-12

Join us for a discussion of Boy 21, a 2017 Abraham Lincoln nominee and Freshman Summer Reading choice for Wheaton Warrenville South. Finley, an unnaturally quiet boy who is the only white player on his high school's varsity basketball team, lives in a dismal Pennsylvania town that is ruled by the Irish mob, and when his coach asks him to mentor a troubled African American student who has transferred there from an elite private school in California, he finds that they have a lot in common in spite of their apparent differences. Snacks provided!

Categories: Teens, Middle School, High School

Meeting Room B, Lower Level (added from RSS Feed)
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Jul
15
Book Sale Members Only Night
Mount Prospect Public Library, Friday, July 15 at 6:30pm
Stock up on great books at bargain prices during the Friends of the Library's used book sale. Funds raised through the sale will help the Friends support additional Library programs, events, and services.

Categories: Friends

Meeting Room A room 154 (added from RSS Feed)
Jul
16
Friends Book Sale
Mount Prospect Public Library, Saturday, July 16 at 09am
Stock up on great books at bargain prices during the Friends of the Library's used book sale. Funds raised through the sale will help the Friends support additional Library programs, events, and services.

Categories: Friends

Meeting Room A room 154 (added from RSS Feed)
Jul
17
Friends Book Sale
Mount Prospect Public Library, Sunday, July 17 at 12pm
Stock up on great books at bargain prices during the Friends of the Library's used book sale. Funds raised through the sale will help the Friends support additional Library programs, events, and services.

Categories: Friends

Meeting Room A room 154 (added from RSS Feed)
Jul
18
Safari Web Browser Basics
Mount Prospect Public Library, Monday, July 18 at 7pm
The Safari browser is used on an iPad or iPhone to access the Internet. This basics class will show you the interface and how to use tabs, bookmark your favorites, browse your history, and more. Bring your device and power cords.

Categories: Technology Program

Training Room room 153 (added from RSS Feed)
Oct
25
Allyson Hobbs, A Chosen Exile: A History of Racial Passing in American Life
Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts, Tuesday, October 25 at 6:30pm
Allyson Hobbs, A chosen exile: A History of Racial Passing in American Life

Lecture, “Passing in White America,” and signing, Chicago Humanities Festival (Karla Scherer Endowed Lecture Series, University of Chicago) (added from Harvard University Press)
Mar
7
Stephen M. Stigler, The Seven Pillars of Statistical Wisdom
Seminary Co-op Bookstore, Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at 6pm
Stephen M. Stigler, The Seven Pillars of Statistical Wisdom

Talk and signing, Seminary Co-op (added from Harvard University Press)
Mar
9
Catherine J. Ross, Lessons in Censorship: How Schools and Courts Subvert Students’ First Amendment Rights
International House at the University of Chicago, Thursday, March 9, 2017 at 7:15pm
Catherine J. Ross, Lessons in Censorship: How Schools and Courts Subvert Students’ First Amendment Rights

Panelist, “The Battle over Free Speech on College Campuses,” University of Chicago Institute of Politics (cosponsored by the International House Global Voice Program) (added from Harvard University Press)
Apr
12
Sianne Ngai, Our Aesthetic Categories: Zany, Cute, Interesting and Ugly Feelings
Alice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities, Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at 5pm
Sianne Ngai, Our Aesthetic Categories: Zany, Cute, Interesting and Ugly Feelings

Giving the 2015–2016 Distinguished Harris Lecture, “Theory of the Gimmick,” Alice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities at Northwestern University (added from Harvard University Press)
Apr
13
Viet Thanh Nguyen, Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War
University of Chicago-Rosenwald Hall, Thursday, April 13, 2017 at 7pm
Viet Thanh Nguyen, Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War

Speaking and signing, University of Chicago (added from Harvard University Press)
May
18
Matthew G. Kirschenbaum, Track Changes: A Literary History of Word Processing
Seminary Co-op Bookstore, Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 6pm
Matthew G. Kirschenbaum, Track changes: A Literary History of Word Processing

Speaking and signing, Seminary Co-op (added from Harvard University Press)
Jun
12
Elizabeth Hinton, From the War on Poverty to the War on Crime: The Making of Mass Incarceration in America
2016 Printers Row Lit Fest, Monday, June 12, 2017 at unknown time
Elizabeth Hinton, From the war on poverty to the war on crime: The Making of Mass Incarceration in America

Panelist (signing to follow), Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest (added from Harvard University Press)
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