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Are You Ready for the Hunger Games?

Are you ready for our Hunger Games Challenge on August 11?  Why not train yourself for the trivia portion of the contest by visiting the official Hunger Games Facebook page?  You can also sign up to win free books there! Anxiously awaiting the release of Mockingjay on August 24?  View the trailer here, and the […]

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Third Annual Teen Read Week Art Contest

Your original header art could decorate this blog!  Art may be done in a variety of media – including digital – and must fit the dimensions 225 pixels by 700 pixels.  First place will win a $50 gift card. To enter you must be between ages 12 and 18 as of October 23, 2010 and […]

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Scarlet Redd and the Case of the Missing Colors

Join us Saturday for Project Playbill, an original play written for all ages & performed by local teens!  A magical coloring book is stolen from the museum, causing all  colors to disappear.  Detective Scarlett Redd & her assistant Pinky Periwinkle are on the case.  Can you spot the culprit before they do? When: 11:00 am […]

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What’s on Your Plate?

Yesterday, the library and Chipotle hosted a screening of the documentary film What’s On Your Plate?.  In the film, two friends investigate where the food they eat comes from. The answers aren’t always appetizing.  There are still places where you can find good, fresh food, such as local farmers markets. Local Area Farmers’ Markets: Downtown […]

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Look For Us in the Niles July 4th Parade!

Planning to watch Niles’ 4th of July parade this Sunday?  Keep an eye out for the Niles Public Library. Be on the look out for our book van, decorated book carts, and maybe even a librarian or two on rollerblades .  Want to march or bike in the parade with us? Give us a call […]

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Join Project Playbill!

Each summer, talented local teens put on a play at the library.  There’s a role for everyone whether it’s writing, acting, directing, creating sets and costumes, or running the lights and sound.  We work hard, but also have fun! 2010 Playbill Schedule June 28 – July 31 Rehearsals take place 1:00-3:00pm on Mondays, Wednesdays and […]

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