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Forest Park Together

The Library announces its summer challenge program Forest Park Together. This summer is about coming together as a community. We have created an assortment of events and activities including a reading incentive program for kids ages 0 to middle grades…

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Get a Recommendation

Interested in a book, movie, or music but need some help figuring out what you would like? From recommending a great mystery to putting together a list of great train books for a 3-year-old, we can help. You can fill…

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Book to Screen

So many great books are becoming movies and tv shows this year. Check out this list! Read the book before you watch. Click on the image to put a hold on the book.     

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Summer Reads for Adults

Here's a look at some of the great new books coming out this summer. Click on the link to put a hold on the book. Need assistance? Email us at askus@fppl.org or call 708-366-7171. Looking for some recommendations for your…

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Celebrate Earth Day

The first Earth Day happened on April 22, 1970 when 20 million Americans participated in protests, festivals, and rallies. This day launched the modern environmental movement and lead to the creation of the Environmental Protection Agency. Fifty years later, the…

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More Staff Recommendations

While we are all home, we wanted to share what some of our staff members are reading, watching, and listening to. The recommendations are from our digital collection as well as outside platforms. If you need recommendations, fill out the…

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Black Lives Matter Film Recommendations

Here is a collection of films exploring social and systemic racism and issues facing black people in America from Kanopy. Kanopy is a streaming film platform that Forest Park Public Library cardholders have free access. Go to fppl.org/kanopy to get…

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Tumblebooks!

Available now through August 31, 2020. TumbleBooks’ databases are easy to use, and feature unlimited access from home! Patrons can read as many books as they want, when they want, and on any device. There are no check-outs, holds, or…

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March New Books

It's almost spring! Check out the great new books being released this month. Click on the image to put a hold on the book. Need help? Ask at the Info Desk or call 708-689-6125.  

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