One Community, Many Stories September 16-October 21
Join the Library’s new community-wide reading program. Engage with your friends, neighbors, co-workers, Library staff, and others by reading the same book, then coming together for special discussions, programs, and events, centered on the immigrant experience. Find out more.
Read along with us. Pick up a copy at the Readers Services Desk between August 13-19 to be entered to win a gift basket.
Library Patrons Give Back, One Pillowcase at a Time
Spirits soared in the Community Room this past June as residents of Glenview came together for a charitable cause—the 1 Million Pillowcase Challenge. The challenge, from American Patchwork & Quilting, called for volunteers to craft pillowcases in hopes of donating a collective total of one million pillowcases to charities across the country. With that goal in mind, novice and experienced crafters alike gathered to partake in the challenge. Read more …
1000 Books Before Kindergarten
Begins September 4 for ages birth-K
Give your child a head start in school with 1000 Books Before Kindergarten, a new self-guided early literacy program. Record each time you read a book with your child, then visit the Library to receive a special prize for every 100 book milestone. Reach 1000 books and your child will be added to the Library’s Wall of Amazing Readers. Register and receive your folder at the Youth Services Desk. Read more…
Well Read: A Podcast
Another episode of our podcast Well Read awaits you! This month, we read books about travel.