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Book Bike outside Kinslahger Brewing Company

Book Bike delivers small-business stories

Ride along with the Book Bike as we share the unique #OakParkStories of small businesses, starting this National Small Business Week, April 30-May 6. The ...
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Trina Wade selecting books

Landing the job

Last year, Trina Wade, a mother of four, was working part-time at a major financial institution, studying full-time toward a business degree, and hunting for ...
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Ernest and Marcelline Hemingway, 1918

Oak Park items now live on DPLA

Hundreds of items from the Oak Park Public Library and community partner The Ernest Hemingway Foundation of Oak Park are now live at the Digital ...
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Closer Look FLW

A closer look at Wright’s legacy

A tour group with the Elmhurst History Museum dropped by the library's Special Collections last week to get a closer look at original architectural drawings ...
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Madison Street, 1903

Opening access to more Oak Park treasures

Genealogists and local history buffs, take note: more photographic treasures telling Oak Park’s local story from the Civil War and beyond will soon be available ...
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