2015 Darien Vehicle Stickers

Show your Darien pride AND support the Darien Rotary Club by buying a Darien vehicle sticker. Vehicle stickers are not required for the City of Darien, but are available for convenience. The donation is $3 per sticker, and this year all proceeds benefit the Darien Rotary Club. Stickers are available at IPPL, as well as the Darien city hall and police department. For more information, call the City of Darien at (630) 852-5000. Darien city sticker 2015

Teen Summer Job Fair

The Indian Prairie Public Library, Darien Chamber of Commerce, and Willowbrook/Burr Ridge Chamber of Commerce and Industry plan to host a Teen Summer Job Fair this spring. The fair, for teens seeking summer employment, internships, and/or volunteer opportunities, will take place on Saturday, March 21, from 1 to 4 p.m. at the library. The library is seeking local employers that would be interested in participating in this event. If your business is interested, please fill out the online form at jobfair.ippl.info by Friday, Jan. 23. There is no fee to participate, but space is limited so tables will be first come, first served. For additional information, please contact IPPL Teen Librarian Tyler Works at (630) 887-8760 x261 or tylerw@ippl.info.


Love to read and looking for a New Year’s Resolution idea?

Join one of IPPL’s book discussion groups in 2015! You’ll meet new people while exploring a new book each month.

  • novelidea_webNovel Idea: a book club for for readers who like to delve into a book’s characters, plots, setting, and themes. Drop in at the library for a librarian-led discussion on the second Wednesday of the month (September-May) at 7 p.m.
    Next meeting: Wednesday, Jan. 14, 7-9 p.m.  
    Book: Burial Rites by Hannah Kent
  • crimereaders_webCrime Readers: a book club for readers who like unraveling clues, interpreting evidence, and analyzing characters. We partner with the Woodridge Public Library to bring crime readers together on the third Thursday of the month (September-May). Meets at 6 p.m. for dinner (optional) and 7 p.m. for discussion at Home Run Inn Pizza, 7521 Lemont Rd. in Darien. Find Crime Readers on Facebook.
    Next meeting: Thursday, Jan. 15, 6-9 p.m.  
    Book: A Beautiful Place to Die by Malla Nunn
  • genlit_webGenLit: a book club for 20-30 somethings. Join us for drinks, dinner, and discussion on the fourth Wednesday of the month (January-October) at 6:30 p.m. at various local restaurants. Find GenLit on Facebook.
    Next meeting: Wednesday, Jan. 28, 6:30-9 p.m. at 
    Taste of India, 7243 S. Kingery Hwy. in Willowbrook  
    Book: The Family Fang by Kevin Wilson  

To learn more about our book discussion groups, click here!