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Anime & Manga: Best of 2012

The Niles Public Library’s very own Anime & Manga Club have compiled a list of their favorite manga and anime series from the past year. The list includes new volumes and episodes produced in 2012, as well as older titles that were just discovered this past year. How many on the list have you read […]

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Teen Read Week Art Contest

It’s time for the Niles Public Library’s annual Teen Read Week Art Contest! Your original header art could decorate the library and our blog.  Art may be done in a variety of media – including digital – and must fit the dimensions of the blog header above (700 x 225 pixels).  First place will also […]

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Last Chance for Summer Reading!

Hey teens, you have until August 31 to register and read to earn prizes through our summer reading program!  After the 31st, the names of everyone who’s completed at least one reading log will be entered in our raffle prize drawing.  The grand prize is an Apple iPod Touch, and we have other prizes including […]

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Summer Reading 2012

Niles Public Library District’s annual summer reading club begins June 4! Register and read 4 books by August 31 to be eligible for great prizes like reusable cold cups, restaurant gift cards, and an iPod Touch. Read any books you want, including the titles that are required by your schools.  Already forgot what book you’re […]

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15th Annual Poetry Contest Winners

Congratulations to all the winners of the library’s 15th annual poetry contest! Teen Winners: 1st place: Connie Lay-Ngo 2nd place: Najlah Iqbal 3rd place: Anjana Tomay Honorable Mentions:  Mai Lu and Danielle Brunner Adult Winners: 1st place: Kevin Shyne 2nd place: Jim Koppersteiner The poems are all on display on the 3rd floor of the […]

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Teen Summer Internship @ Niles Public Library

When school’s out for you, the library is a very active place! Thanks to a Young Adult Library Services Association/Dollar General Store grant, we can hire two summer reading interns for 60 hours apiece. We are looking for students going into grade 11 or 12 who love the library, love working with younger kids, have […]

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