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Make A Difference with Battery Recycling

Thanks to local teen Maleeha F., patrons can now drop off old batteries at the Niles Public Library for recycling. She implemented the battery recycling project as part of the Center for Conservation Leadership Program. Her goal is to help our community gain awareness about the environment while making a real difference. So, how does […]

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A Billion Acts of Green

Earth Day

Celebrate Earth Day this Friday, April 22!  This year’s theme is A Billion Acts of Green, an international campaign to register one billion actions in advance of the global Earth Summit in Rio in 2012.  Learn more at the official website. You can make a difference by reusing shopping bags and eating locally grown and […]

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Big Read & Earth Day Events

April 22 is Earth Day!  Celebrate this Saturday by making treasure from trash.  Turn candy wrappers and pop tabs into chains that can be made into keychains, bracelets, even belts! When: 2:00-4:00pm Where: Board Room, 6960 Oakton St. Niles, IL During April and May we’re also celebrating the classic novel The Maltese Falcon through our […]

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