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Teen Read Week Art Contest

Enter the Niles Public Library District’s Teen Read Week “Picture It” Art Contest by October 14!  Your original artwork could decorate the library and this blog. Entries will be judged by the Teen Advisory Board and displaeyd at a public reception on October 30.  Finalists will appear online, and first place will also receive a […]

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Check Out Our Sony E-Readers

This spring, Niles Public Library District won one of 20 YALSA Summer Reading Program Grants! These grants are funded by the Dollar General Literacy Foundation.  We used our $1,000 grant to purchase 5 Sony e-readers and 22 popular fiction and nonfiction e-books to enhance the library’s collection for teens. Niles teens who sign up for summer reading […]

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Looking for Required Summer Reading?

Even though it’s summer, we realize that you’re often required to read books for school.  That’s why we’ve put together lists of the area schools’ summer reading requirements (with some help from our great volunteers Jan and Tim – thanks guys!). Wondering what to read and whether it’s available at the library?  Take a look […]

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You Are Here: Summer Reading 2011

The sun has finally come out, school is almost done with for the year, and Summer Reading is almost upon us. Our Summer Reading program kicks off June 6.  Sign up, read 4 books and you could win an iPod Touch and other prizes (like free food, free books, movies and maybe even a cool […]

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14th Annual Poetry Contest Winners

Congratulations to our winning poets!  The winning poems will be displayed on the 3rd floor throughout the month.  They are also published in free booklet. 1st Place: “This Place” by Surdeep Chauhan 2nd Place: “Lonely Girl” by Grace Park 3rd Place: “If my Words were Golden” by Michael Welch Pick up a copy of our […]

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