735 Lathrop Ave. River Forest IL, 60305 Phone: 708-366-5205 Website: www.riverforestlibrary.org Owner(s): Sophia Penelope Anastos, director Handicapped Accessible: Yes
Today's Hours: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM Saturday's Hours: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM Sunday's Hours: September-May - 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM Monday's Hours: 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM Tuesday's Hours: 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM Wednesday's Hours: 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM Thursday's Hours: 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Note: this program is held at Whole Foods Market River Forest, 7245 Lake St., River Forest, 708-366-1045. Join RF Children's librarian Miss Amy for songs and stories perfect for guests ages 1-5 with a caregiver. Each story time is followed by a healthy snack that suits the theme of the day.
High school students are invited to head to the RFPL to take a free, full-length practice ACT test sponsored by Kaplan Test Prep. A fully-proctored practice test shows students what to expect in a test-like environment. This is a great opportunity to practice before the real thing. Space limited so registration required. Registration opens online on 8/20.
The place for Chicago's Gilded Age movers and shakers to spend eternity, Graceland Cemetery is a beautiful oasis in the heart of the city. Learn how this special burial ground came to be, how it relates to the city's history, and discover the story of its founders and its principal designer, O.C. Simonds. Presented by landscape historian, Barbara Geiger.
The River Forest Public Library's collections and friendly staff are at your service. Your library card gives you access to thousands of materials including books, periodicals, music, movies, and premium online research databases. Internet access is available at our seated terminals, or you may bring your laptop and enjoy free unlimited wifi. We hope that you will make the library your home away from home. We look forward to seeing you soon.
The River Forest Public Library will be closed each year for the following holidays: New Year's Day, Easter Sunday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day,Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day. We will be open on all other holidays.