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November New Books

Looking for a great new book to read? Check out some of the reads available this November. Click on the image to put a hold on the book.  

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October New Books

There are so many great new books available in October! Click on the image to put a hold on the book or stop by to get assistance from a library staff member.  

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Celebrate National Yoga Month

The library is great place to get your yoga practice started. We are celebrating National Yoga Month with an Outdoor Yoga class on Saturday, September 21 at 10 am at the Grove. The library offers books, DVDs, streaming videos, and…

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Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month through Books

Each year, Americans observe National Hispanic Heritage Month from September 15 to October 15, by celebrating the histories, cultures and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America. The observation started…

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Social Work at FPPL

In January 2019, the Forest Park Public Library officially began a partnership with Loyola University School of Social Work. The library was selected to be a site for an internship program for social work students. The library was entered into…

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FPPL Repatriates Potawatomi Collection

The Forest Park Public Library Board of Trustees has voted to repatriate a collection of Potawatomi artifacts to the Forest County Potawatomi Cultural Center, Library, and Museum in Crandon, WI.  Since 1968, the Forest Park Public Library has been the…

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We Need Your Help with a Community Focus Group

The Forest Park Public Library is working with AMITA Health on a grant application to fund a full time social worker for the library. This would be an incredible opportunity for the library and the community of Forest Park. But…

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Food & Toiletry Drive

The library will be collecting food and toiletry items from Saturday, April 6 through Sunday, April 14. Community members can pay off their fines with the donations or simply donate. What is it? A program to collect non-perishable food and…

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VIP Reading Drawing

Just read and loved a book? Become a VIP on Team FPPL by sharing that book (or audiobook) with us. We’ll draw a new Team FPPL VIP every Friday. Prizes include gift certificates to Centuries & Sleuths and other local…

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All Ages Events

                  Join the library for these all ages events in the community. TEAM FPPL Field Day Saturday, June 1 from 2-5 pm The Gazebo area at the Park District of Forest Park.…

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