Do you ever run to the grocery store to pick up the things you forgot
the first time you shopped? Have you ever had to pay extra on a credit
card bill because you paid late? These habits cost you time and money.
Learn how to get organized, stay organized and save money in the
process. Beth Randall will offer lots of great ideas to help you feel
in control of your life.
Please register for this program in person, by phone at 708-352-0100 or online here
This program is sponsored by the La Grange Park Friends of the Library.
Tax dollars are the base of a good library, but gifts can make a library great. Help us with our mission of connecting you to personal growth and development; reading, viewing and listening enjoyment; and 21st Century technology.
All donations will be given recognition and are tax deductible as allowed by law.
To make a Library wish come true, please contact Executive Director Dixie Conkis at (708)352-0100 x170 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Paper cutter - $70.00
CD/Radio/MP3 Player for music room - $70.00
Add ebooks/audiobooks to our Media on Demand collection - $80.00 - $100.00
Jane Austen DVD Collection from Masterpiece (PBS) - $111.99
Charles Dickens DVD Collection from Masterpiece (PBS) - $169.99
6' Christmas tree - $200.00
Shelving for music room - $250.00
iPad for use by Reference Staff - $500.00
Microform Scanner for genealogy research - $9000.00
Steve Darnall, host of Those Were the Days on WDCB, returns just before Halloween with sound clips from some of radio's best-known mystery and horror programs, including Lights Out, Escape, and Inner Sanctum. You'll hear how radio became a "Theater of the Mind" by using music,voices, and sounds to create indelible and often frightening pictures.
Every current Library cardholder who gets a friend or family
member to sign-up for a La Grange Park Library card in September will be
entered in a prize drawing! All they have to do is give us your name and you're
entered. They will be entered, too, just for signing up.
September is also a good time to renew your card, if it will
expire before December, and be entered in our drawing. To find out if your card
is due to expire, call or ask the circulation staff at the front desk when you
Don't forget about your children! They love to have their
own cards, and it's a great way to teach them responsibility for the items they
Getting your free card is quick and easy. Stop in with two
types of identification as proof of residency or property ownership (driver's
license, current utility bill, voter registration, etc.).
Non-residents/property owners may get a card for an annual fee of $300.
The average La Grange Park Public Library cardholder saves more than
$450 a year using our services. Frequent users save even more! Get your
card now and find out we can save you money and enrich your life beyond books.