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Library Wins Prestigious Marketing Award

The Niles-Maine District Library is a recipient of the American Library Association’s John Cotton Dana Award for excellence in library public relations and strategic communication. The award recognized the Library’s Best. Deal. Ever! library card campaign and was accompanied by a $10,000 grant. “I’m proud of the Public Relations and Marketing team who deliver highly […]

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Niles-Maine District Library Wins Top Workplaces Award

Niles-Maine District Library has been awarded a Top Workplaces 2019 honor for the first time by The Chicago Tribune. The Library is one of two libraries recognized on the list of 150 companies and organizations in the Chicago region.  “One of the staff members nominated us for the award, and I’m thrilled that the staff […]

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New Online Calendar Coming Soon

We’re launching a new, easy-to-use online events calendar on Friday, December 1. You will enjoy a new experience when registering for a program. Why You’ll Love It: • Text message reminders • Register more than one person for an event • Filter events by type such as Storytimes, Personal Finance, and Special Events • Add […]

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Library Donates 54 Thanksgiving Dinner Bags

The Niles-Maine District Library Board of Trustees and staff members donated 54 Thanksgiving dinner bags (up 19 from last year) to Niles Family Services on Monday, November 20. “We’ve had a strong relationship with Niles Family Services for many years,” said Library Director, Susan Dove Lempke. We care about our patrons and we see how […]

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