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ESL Club

New English speakers are invited to join this conversation club to practice speaking English.  Meet people from all over the world to share personal stories and discuss current events and other topics chosen by the group. For more information contact Darlene at 847-663-6433.   Spring dates: Thurs., April 11, 3-4:30pm Tues., April 16, 7-8:30pm Thurs., May […]

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Poetry Contest

Enter the Niles Public Library District’s Fifteenth Annual by April 21, 2013. Winning poems will be printed in a booklet and displayed at the library. First Prize: $75 certificateSecond Prize: $50 certificateThird Prize: $25 certificate The contest is open to residents of North Suburban Library System and Chicago. Poems may be of any length, but […]

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New survey on Library Services in the Digital Age

The Pew Internet and Life Project released a very interesting report on Libraries Services in the Digital Age.  They found that 80% of Americans say that reference librarians and borrowing books are “very important” services that libraries provide. They also found that 77% of Americans say free access to computers and the internet are “very […]

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