Oak Park's Maggie Anderson and her family set out to only buy from Black-owned business for the year. Their experience is chronicled in Anderson's Our Black Year: One Family's Quest to Buy Black in America's Racially Divided Economy. Join Ms. Anderson to discuss her research and her book on Sunday, November 18 at Oak Park Public Library.
Everyone is welcome to this film festival focused on the many aspects of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender life. View and discuss interesting movies, celebrate diversity, and learn new things. The 2012 GLBT Documentary Film Festival begins Sunday, October 7.
Oak Park Public Library cardholders can now check out a NOOK loaded with multiple e-books. Fifty new NOOK eReaders will be available to Oak Park Public Library cardholders with popular e-books selected by Oak Park Public Library.