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April is National Poetry Month

We suggest: National Poetry Month

We'll admit, we're still feeling the poetry buzz from Amanda Gorman's awe-inspiring reading at this year's inauguration! And in honor of National Poetry Month, we're extra excited to share these ...
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Teen Spring Reads Book Covers

We suggest: New spring releases for teens

by Alexander Gutierrez, Teen Services Librarian Spring is such an exciting time of year, and it’s also a great opportunity to crack open a new book while taking a break ...
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Virtual Money Smart Week: April 10-17

We suggest: Personal finance books for Money Smart Week

By Collection Management Librarian Kathy Sexton Ready to get money smart? Try these titles that help you change bad habits and form good habits in the ways you think, talk, ...
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Books to Celebrate National Library Week

We suggest: Books about libraries

By Collection Management Librarian Dontaná McPherson-Joseph Happy National Library Week! For one week in April each year (April 4-10 this year), we celebrate libraries and library staff for their contributions ...
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Arab American Heritage Month

April is Arab American Heritage Month: See artifacts on display at the Main Library & find books, videos & more

Your public library is here to connect you with books, online resources, and learning experiences that celebrate Arab American history and culture all year long. On this page, you can: ...
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Audie Award Winners Book Covers

We suggest: 2021 audiobook award winners

By Collection Management Librarian Kathy Sexton Love listening to audiobooks? Each year the best of the best are honored at the Audie Awards, a ceremony held to recognize distinction in ...
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Bracket with trophy in center and book covers in background

Updated with results: Let’s pick the best, together!

And the Book Madness winner is… We started with 16 of Oak Park's favorite titles competing for this year's top prize. And after a close championship round, we have to ...
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Coming Soon: Nonfiction book covers

Coming soon: Nonfiction titles to put on hold now

By Collection Management Librarian Kathy Sexton Love to be among the first to discover an amazing new book? We’re switching it up this month and sharing some books that you ...
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