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Celebrate National Poetry Month

April showers bring May flowers…and also meter, verse and rhyme. Inaugurated in 1996 by the Academy of American Poets, National Poetry Month is held each April. The mission of this 30-day campaign is to promote poetry as a living art form, as well as remember our poetic heritage. Much of our oldest surviving literature — […]

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Our New Sculpture: Perpetual Knowledge

Ladies and gentlemen, we officially have a name for our new sculpture. On January 31, 2014, at the Grand Reopening Celebration of the New Niles Public Library, our sculpture was given the name “Perpetual Knowledge”. Patron Julia Prieto suggested the name with this contest submission: (more…) 2030

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A Celebration of the Korean Culture

Have you heard of the celebration of Korean culture in Skokie and Niles Township? The Niles Public Library is partnering with the Skokie Public Library and other area organizations to host a variety of Korean events, featuring professional performers and artists as well as local talent. Last month we hosted one of the first programs […]

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Final Library Furniture Sale

Breaking News! We’re hosting our final furniture sale, and it’s open to the public! Thursday, January 23, 5-8:30pm Friday, January 24, 9am-6:30pm Saturday, January 25, 9-11am Everything must go by noon on Saturday, January 25! The furniture sale will be in the Library’s Large Meeting Room. Items For Sale: Wood Tables: many sizes Chairs: wooden, […]

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