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Kids Summer Booklist

Stop the summer slide! Join our Summer Reading Program. Here is a list of great books for pre-readers and up. If you need more help, please stop by the Youth Services Desk or call 708-689-6126. For Pre-Readers/Readalongs   Young Readers…

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Summer Program: Team FPPL

This summer, join the library's team! TEAM FPPL is our summer program series featuring fun and interesting events for all ages. Click here to see the entire summer calendar or download the newsletter FPPL Summer Newsletter 2019. Help us kick…

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Kids Summer Reading

June 1-July 31 Kids ages 0-12 can pick up a summer reading log at the Youth Services Desk or start logging at home with our online reading log: fppl.beanstack.com. You can register online on your own or at the library. Color…

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Kids TEAM FPPL Events

Kids Summer Reading Program Kids Summer Reading Recommendations    Kids Summer Event Series Team FPPL Field Day Saturday, June 1 from 2-5 pm Summer Storytime Concert & Open House Friday, June 7 at 10:30 am Teddy Bear Picnic Storytime Monday,…

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We Love Turtles!

At the Forest Park Public Library, we love turtles. Our favorite turtle is Shelly the Library Turtle who lives on the lower level in the Youth Services Department. We are celebrating Shelly with a special turtle-themed storytime on Friday, January…

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It’s Kindness Week!

The kids at District 91 are encouraging kindness through Kindness Week happening February 11-15. Businesses and organizations around Forest Park are participating by handing out kindness art stickers created by the kids. Stop by the library to get a kindness…

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MLK Day of Service

This year we honor Martin Luther King Jr.’s commitment to community and unity by inviting our kids and families to join us in a community service project in partnership with New Moms and Sarah’s Inn. We will create care kits…

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Winter Storytime Session

The library offers many storytime opportunities during the winter. Regular Winter Storytimes Babybug Lapsit Storytime Tuesdays at 9:30 am Mother Goose Remixed Toddler Storytime Tuesdays at 10:30 am Cuentos for Everyone Storytime Wednesdays at 10:30 am Merry Math Makers Storytime…

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New December Kids Books

Check out these great kids books available at the library this December. Click on the cover to put a hold on the book, or stop by the Youth Services Desk for help.  

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Banned Books Week

Banned Books Week 2018 is September 23-29. It's a week created to support the freedom to seek and to express ideas, even those some consider unorthodox or unpopular. Find out more about Banned Books Week on the American Library Association's…

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