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Lynda.com is Now LinkedIn Learning

Beginning on April 13, Lynda.com has been upgraded to LinkedIn Learning. Check it out here. LinkedIn Learning will still provide Forest Park Public Library cardholders free access to unlimited courses taught by experts but with a new look and easier…

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Your Favorite Women Authors!

To celebrate Women's History Month, we asked you to share your favorite women authors. We were so excited to get so many wonderful submissions. See the authors, the recommendations from Forest Parkers, and links to the authors' work. If you…

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Share Your Library Love for National Library Week

Celebrate National Library Week by sharing your Library love with a photo, story, or testimony with us.  Tell or show us: What you love most about the LibraryWhat you miss most about the LibraryYour favorite Library memoryThe Library service that…

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New April Books

Spring is here and with it comes a variety of new books available for check out at the Forest Park Public Library. Click on the image to put a hold on the book. The Bomber Mafiaby Malcolm Gladwell I'm in…

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The Power of Journaling for Youths

We are living through unprecedented times (how sick are you of hearing that phrase?) and the repercussions of this global pandemic is something that will continue on for some time. The mental health impact is particularly difficult for kids who…

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Kid’s Books for Women’s History Month

Stories featuring female protagonists are important for children of any gender to read year-round, but there is a particular power in reading the stories of real people overcoming real odds to make change in the world. Not just the girls…

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Women’s History Book Recommendations

March is Women's History Month. Celebrate with a good book! Check out our recommendations for interesting stories by and about women. Click on the link to place a hold on the item or call 708-366-7171. To get more recommendations from…

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Pride 2021

June is Pride Month, a celebration of the LGBTQIA+ community and a commemoration of the New York City Stonewall riots in 1969. To celebrate Pride Month, we have assembled a list of resources, book and movie recommendations, events, and activities.…

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March 2021 New Books

There are many great books coming up this spring. Check out the great books available this March. Click on the image to place a hold on the book or call 708-366-7171. Looking for something else? Let us recommend your next…

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Women’s History Month Reading Challenge

March is Women’s History Month. Help us celebrate the women writers we admire who have touched our lives, changed our perspectives, and entertained us with their stories! For the entire month of March, the Forest Park Public Library is collecting…

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