June Artists: John Cather, Frank Connolly, Robert Kwas & Gene Vitale

“Art Among Friends” features the work of long-time Oak Park artist Robert Kwas who died in June 2012, and his friends, John Cather, Frank Connolly and Gene Vitale. Over the past 40 years, these four artists met nearly every two weeks to lunch, paint or gallery hop together. A reception for the artists and Robert Kwas’ family will be on Saturday, June 8, from 2 to 4 p.m. The reception is free and open to the public.

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Chess Open Play

Open play, all ages, all skill levels.

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Join Us for Storytime

Join storytime interns Maggie and LaRaie for a special storytime. This program best for ages 2-6. No registration.

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Volunteer Appreciation Reception

We're celebrating our volunteers and thanking them for their efforts. Current library volunteers and their guests are welcome.

Interested in volunteering at the library? Learn about the opportunities and apply online.

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May Artist: Photographer Henry Berry

Beautiful black and white photographs by Henry Berry will be on display from May 2 to May 30 in the Oak Park Public Library Art Gallery. A reception for the artist will be Saturday, May 4, from 2 to 4 p.m. The reception is free and open to the public. The gallery is open seven days a week during regular Library hours.

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April Artist: Andrea Green

Oak Park artist Andrea Green will exhibit “Nature in Black and White,” patterned after the Japanese art of sumi-e, painting with ink and brush on oriental paper. A reception for the artist will be held on Sunday, April 7, from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Library Gallery. The reception is free and open to the public.

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Dole Branch Library Closed

Closed for holiday

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Main Library Closed

Closed for holiday

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Dole Branch Library Closed Early

Closing early at 5 p.m. for holiday

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Main Library Closed Early

Closing early at 5 p.m. for holiday

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