In 1891, the Ladies Library Association started a reading room above the Farmers and Merchants Bank on the northeast corner of Main and Curtiss in Downers Grove. The library is now celebrating 125 years. Read more about the library's history and celebration from this post in the RAILS Library News section.
RAILS schedules networking events throughout the RAILS service area. You'll hear the latest news about how RAILS programs and services can benefit your library, have an opportunity to ask questions, and be able to network with other colleagues. Please register on L2 to attend one of the following events:
- Thursday, February 4, from 2 - 4 p.m. at the Wiss, Janney, Elstner Associates Library in Northbrook
- Thursday, March 3, from 1 - 3 p.m. at the Cherry Valley Public Library District
- Wednesday, February 10, from 10 - 11 a.m. (online) - for academic library staff
- Wednesday, February 10, from 2:30 - 3:30 p.m. (online) - for school library staff
All RAILS members working in all types of libraries are welcome to attend.
Happy new year from the staff at the Kane County Law Library and Self Help Legal Center in St. Charles.