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Evanston Public Library Publishes Community Quarantine eCookbook

The desire to cook and bake as a way to connect and nurture during the pandemic has been channeled into a brand new publication -- The Cozy Evanston Cookbook for Uncertain Times: Mastering the Art of Quarantine Cooking . The ebook, put together by the Evanston Public Library and authored by the...
The Cozy Evanston Cookbook for Uncertain Times
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COVID Chronicles: 19-Word Stories by the Brookfield and La Grange Public Library Writers Groups

We're excited to share a recently completed anthology created by the Brookfield Public Library and La Grange Public Library Writers Groups titled "COVID Chronicles: 19-Word Stories." While it is a record of individual experiences and perspectives during this pandemic, it is also a demonstration...
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Spend ‘Summer in the Neighborhood’ with Lake Villa District Library

Summer in the Neighborhood , Lake Villa District Library's summer reading program, kicks off Monday, June 1. Everyone is invited to read great books and do fun activities for chances to win great prizes … all while doing good for our community! For each reading log completed, the Lake Villa...
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"The Last Dance" Continues on the Deerfield Public Library Podcast

On this month's episode of the Deerfield Public Library Podcast, we welcome K.C. Johnson, Bulls Insider for NBC Sports Chicago, to discuss The Last Dance and memories of the Chicago Bulls in Deerfield. One of the things that has kept many sports fans (and non-sports fans) going during these months...
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Niles-Maine Library Premieres New Music Video

Take a musical tour of the online resources available with a Niles-Maine library card! Jason Waclawik from the Digital Services department at the Niles-Maine District Library wrote an original tune and produced a music video called "Best. Deal. Ever!" highlighting popular online resources. The name...