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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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Teen TEAM FPPL Events

Find out about the Teen Summer Reading Program here. Check out the Teen Summer Reading List (coming soon)   Teen Summer Events Team FPPL Field Day Saturday, June 1 from 2-5 pm Parkour in the Park with Flipside Academy Monday,…

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Adult TEAM FPPL Events

See our top picks for Adult Summer Reads here. (coming soon) Check out the Summer VIP Reading Drawing.   Events Team FPPL Field Day Saturday, June 1 from 2-5 pm Walk & Talk with a Naturalist Wednesday, June 5 at…

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March New Books

This March, we have a lot of great new titles to satisfy any type of reader.  Click on the image to put a hold on any of these titles.               

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Black History Month @ FPPL

The month of February marks Black History Month in the United States. This nationwide celebration calls on all Americans to reflect on the significant roles that African Americans have played in shaping this country's history. At the Forest Park Public…

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National Library Week

National Library Week  has been celebrated in libraries around the country since 1958. This year, the theme is Libraries=Strong Communities. We will be holding activities and events to celebrate our community including a food drive, trivia night, and more. All…

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All Things Unicorn

  At the library, we love unicorns. And they are everywhere this year! Check out our unicorn recommendations for all ages.

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Great Events in November

This November, the library is offering great events for all ages! Here are some highlights: For Kids Deconstructed Book Club Takes On...Rick Riordan Friday, November 9 at 3:30 pm Life Sized Games presents Cootie! Saturday, November 10 at 2 pm…

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