Posted: Friday, October 21, 2016 - 12:00am

Have you ever stopped to wonder just how much food you’re tossing in the trash? According to a recent paper published by the Natural Resources Defense Council, Americans are throwing away approximately $165 billion in food each year, which amounts to about 40% of food in the U.S.

Posted: Monday, October 17, 2016 - 12:00am
On Thursday, November 10 at 7:00pm, the Library will host its first ever Book Club Night Out, where literature enthusiasts from local book clubs can share suggestions and stories over dessert while getting recommendations and tips from the Northbrook li
Posted: Wednesday, October 12, 2016 - 3:07pm

Have you ever wondered what a podcast is, or how you can create your own? Podcasts are similar to radio shows in format, but can be streamed or downloaded at your convenience, so you can listen any time.

Posted: Monday, October 10, 2016 - 3:28pm

On Friday, October 7, a delivery truck became stuck under the Library’s underpass at the east entrance after going the wrong way, which created extensive damage. No one was hurt in the accident, but the building was promptly closed down due to safety concerns.

Posted: Friday, September 30, 2016 - 12:00pm

Whether your ideal Halloween is filled with scary movies and haunting tales or cute costumes and candy, you can enjoy Halloween at the Northbrook Public Library! This October, we're offering spooky (and not-so-spooky) celebrations for all ages:

Posted: Wednesday, September 14, 2016 - 9:28am

Illinois native author Richard Peck, whose contributions to young adult literature have touched the lives of several generations, will speak at the Northbrook Public Library on Wednesday, October 19 at 4:00pm.

Posted: Thursday, September 1, 2016 - 2:10pm

The Northbrook Public Library is thrilled to announce the debut of Northbrook Writes, a series of free writing workshops led by talented published authors. The first workshop will be held on Thursday, September 22, followed by six workshops held on weekends in October.

Posted: Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 12:00am

After interviewing a sizable number of candidates to fill open positions, the Northbrook Public Library’s Board of Trustees is pleased to announce their selection of Ms. Jami Xu and Ms. Abby Young. Ms. Xu and Ms.

Posted: Thursday, August 11, 2016 - 12:00am

In September, you’ll find more ways to fall in love with your library than ever before.

Posted: Tuesday, August 9, 2016 - 12:00am

In September, the Northbrook Arts Commission and the Northbrook Public Library will be launching a new rotating local artist exhibit called Artists in Residence.


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