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Pokémon Elections at Library

During October 2016, visitors of all ages to the Franklin Park Public Library had a chance to choose the best Pokémon from ten candidates running for election. Staff chose characters from the first generation of Pokémon , created ballots, crafted ballot boxes and designed campaign posters. The...
a slatwall display of children's materials about elections
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Addison PL Goes Fines Free!

As of Tuesday, November 1, Addison Public Library officially became a fines free library. By removing fines for overdue materials we've been able to knock down a major financial barrier for our residents who are already paying for library access through their taxes. "It's all about accessibility...
Fines Free Teen Area
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20 years of book discussions

On Thursday, October 13, at 10 a.m., longtime Riverwoods resident Judy Levin will lead a discussion of the novel "Boy, Snow, Bird" by Helen Oyeyemi, at Vernon Area Public Library, 300 Olde Half Day Rd., Lincolnshire. While the library's event calendar is dotted with book discussions, this one is of...
Judy Levin leads a book discussion at Vernon Area Library in Lincolnshire

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