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Two middle schoolers disassembling a computer

TechGirlz & hands-on learning for grade & middle schoolers

By Eileen Saam, Children’s Services Librarian Have you heard about the new Creative Studio? Located on the third floor of the Main Library, this recently ...
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Creative Studio space under construction

Creative Studio open for staff-led digital learning

Open now for staff-led digital learning events is a shiny new Creative Studio on the Main Library's third floor. Offering 3D printers and laptops today, we ...
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Transgender Day of Remembrance Idea Box display in the Main Library

Honoring Transgender Day of Remembrance

Extended: 'Gender Is a Galaxy, Gender Is a Weapon' This Idea Box exhibit has been extended to hold space for mourning and to honor the ...
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Santa lights, street closure map

Scoville Park’s Holiday Light Show to affect library garage access on Saturday, Dec. 3

Weather permitting, the Village of Oak Park's professional, holiday-themed drone art show this Saturday will feature unmanned aerial vehicles flying in a coordinated fashion with ...
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WINNERS written in all caps above a collage of book covers

National Book Awards & readalikes 2022

Check out the 2022 National Book Awards winners and our readalike title suggestions, curated by Oak Park's fantastically well-read librarians! The National Book Awards were ...
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