Join the Audubon Society’s 118th Bird Count from Thursday, Dec. 14 through Friday, January 5, 2018.
Join us for our final Civics 101 program, Monday, Dec. 4 at 7 p.m. Sue Khalaieff from the League of Women Votes of Downers Grove, Woodridge, and Lisle, and Mary LeCompte, Office of Illinois House Republican Leader Jim Durkin will talk about our civic responsibilities.
From laptops to snow blowers, Consumer Reports can help you choose the best product for your gift buying or personal needs. View Consumer Reports from within the library or search from home by going to the library’s website and entering your lPPL library card number.
Looking for something to do after you’ve eaten your Thanksgiving meal? Check out a movie from our list of “Great Movies: Comedies to Share with Your Grandkids.”
Being kind not only feels good, it’s good for you! Check out 10 easy ways to celebrate World Kindness Day.
On November 4, 1860, Abraham Lincoln was elected the 16th president of the United States. By the time of his inauguration, seven states had seceded from the Union. Learn more about Lincoln and his turbulent presidency.
On October 15, 1859, abolitionist John Brown, led a raid on an armory at Harper’s Ferry, in hopes of instigating a slave insurrection that would end slavery. The raid failed, but it helped make slavery a key issue in the 1860 election.
Celebrate World Architecture Day and learn more about Chicago’s famous buildings and architects.