"It's Showtime at Your Library"

From June 1 - August 11 visit the library or go online to sign up, read, and win prizes.

Log Your Activities

What is Summer Reading? 

It's easy. Our Summer Reading program gives you a chance to win prizes for doing what you love ... reading! Whether you read a lot over the summer or want to set new reading goals for yourself, you can earn amazing prizes by joining Summer Reading. The more you read, the more chances you'll have to win. Nearly 3,000 people joined last year! 

Summer reading for all ages

We have a Summer Reading program from babies up through adults. 

New this summer, we have Teen Summer Reading, with prizes specially chosen for teens! Sign up for our Teen Summer Reading program at the Youth Services desk. 

How do I participate? 

Sign up at a service desk, or sign up and track your reading online (available June 1). You can start logging your reading progress on Saturday, June 1. 

June is All About Dance: Films & Programs

"It's Showtime" with our Wednesday film series, featuring films about dance.    

Saturday Night Fever (Rated R)
June 5, 2:00pm & 7:00pm 

Dirty Dancing (Rated PG-13)
June 12, 2:00pm & 7:00pm 

Step Up (Rated PG-13)
June 19, 2:00pm & 7:00pm 

Billy Elliott (Rated R)
June 26, 2:00pm & 7:00pm

Do the Hustle! 

Step back to the 1970s and learn the famous dance, the Hustle, with a professional dance instructor from Arthur Murray Dance Studio.
Thursday, June 6, 7:00pm, Pollak Room
(Registration available soon)

Back Stage: Ballroom Dancing 

Learn about the lives of world champion ballroom dancers from the Fred Astaire Dance Studio in Northbrook, and then watch a live performance.
Tuesday, June 18, 7:00pm, Auditorium
(Registration available soon)