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Freedom to Read Rally

In 1953, the American Library Association (ALA) came together with literary leaders around the United States to condemn attacks on free expression by creating the Freedom to Read Statement. The statement begins with: “The freedom to read is essential to…

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FPPL Finance Committee Volunteer Needed

The Forest Park Public Library Board of Trustees is looking for a Forest Park resident to serve on our Finance Committee. This volunteer position is a year-long commitment with potential for re-appointment. It's a great way to learn more about…

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Research Your Home

Here are some resources to help your research your Forest Park home. The Forest Park Review Digital Archives House History Guide Look up the history of your house's deed with Cook County Property Search Tool Contact the Historical Society…

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FPPL Senior Specials

Join the Library for a variety of programs created just for seniors. Chair Yoga Thursdays at 12 pmNo class on May 4Join this 30 minute Chair Yoga class with DuShaun Branch that will be accessible and open to all bodies!…

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Dog Days of Summer

Celebrate our animal friends this week with dog and pet-themed activities. We will be collecting supplies for the Animal Care League during the month of July. Animal Care League Donation Drive Drop off pet items from the list to be…

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Marie’s Holiday Movie Picks

Marie Weinbrecht, Patron Services Clerk and the library's resident film buff, has put together a list of some of her favorite holiday movies. Click on the image or link to put a hold on the title or stream it when…

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September New Books

Fall is coming and so are a crop of great new reads. Check out our list below to find some of the top picks for September. Click on the link to put a hold on the book or call 708-689-6125.…

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