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Do You Hear What I Hear?

Nothing brings people holiday cheer quite like turning on the radio and listening to holiday classics sung by various artists throughout the ages. But what happens when you have a particular song you want to hear that isn’t playing on the radio, or you want to listen to holiday music on your own time? This […]

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The 12 DVDs of Christmas

The holidays wouldn’t be complete without a few classic holiday movies – and here at the Niles Public Library, we’ve got a plethora of tinsel-wrapped flicks to choose from. Stop in to pick up one of these DVDs and then hurry home, wrap yourself in a warm blanket, and sip hot cocoa as you enjoy […]

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How NOT to Lose Your Mind This Holiday Season

Now that November is here, it’s that time of year again…HOLIDAY SHOPPING. But never fear, the Niles Library is here! The holidays can be stressful when you’re trying to find gifts, sending out greeting cards, AND managing your money all while trying to keep your sanity in tact. That’s why we’ve got three great programs […]

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Saving the Holidays: KidSpace to the Rescue!

Ah, the holidays. There are any versions of cherishing the holidays as there are families. They may watch (for the 27th time!) Ralphie’s quest for an air rifle in A Christmas Story or George’s redemption in It’s a Wonderful Life.  Never any shortage of baked goods around this time, either. If a tree is involved, out […]

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Home Alone: A Classic for the Holidays!

The image above is probably embedded in every kids and adults mind alike that it hardly warrants guessing where it came from if you’ve watched the movie from your childhood or for the first time. This hit family holiday comedy is a feel good movie for all ages! Aside from being one of my all […]

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It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year!

Open for business! Today at the Niles Public Library we reopened our Main Entrance, revealing new spaces that I have to run downstairs from my 3rd floor office to see every few hours because it is so darn cool. View photos from our renovation project here! And there’s another first today, we are starting a […]

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