Diary of a Wimpy Kid Week

monday april 21st-friday april 25th

Wimpy Kid

Spring Break is Wimpy Kid week at Park Forest Public Library! Join us April 21st through 25th to create video clips and vote for YOUR favorite Wimpy Kid book. On Thursday, April 24th come to the library to view your video clips and watch the Diary of a Wimpy Kid movie. Write a comic strip, illustrate a cover and cast a ballot to vote for your favorite Wimpy Kid book. Registration is required, click here to register.


Prairie State College Adult Education


  • The Adult Education Program at Prairie State College (PSC) serves a diverse population of adult learners. Adult Basic Education, English as a Second Language, and GED preparation in English and Spanish classes are free and offered on and off campus.
  • PSC's mission is to teach basic skills needed to function effectively as a family member, citizen, worker, and lifelong learner. Adult education
    classes are available during the day and evening.
  • Registration and assessment are required for all programs.
  • For more information click here.


Teen Zone After-School

tuesdays at 3:30 PM
thursdays at 3:30 PM

Teen Zone

Park Forest residents in 7th-9th grade are invited to join us at Dining on the Green, 349 Main Street in downtown Park Forest.
Click here for more information.


Axis 360 eRead Illinois

The library is expanding our e-book collection through Axis 360 and the eRead Illinois Program. We will now offer two possibilities for checking out e-books and audio books: Axis 360 and Media on Demand.

  • Visit the Axis 360 catalog to browse our collection.
  • Install the free software or mobile app and download to
    a tablet, home computer, or smart phone.

Visit our eBooks page for more information including
instructional handouts for your device.

Click for our mobile site


Wireless Printing


Learning Express


April 22

April 23

Microsoft Word

7:15 PM

Ringering Room

April 24

Wimpy Kid

Diary of a Wimpy Kid
the Movie

1:00 PM

Ringering Room

April 25

Wimpy Kid

Senior Travelogue

1:00 PM

Ringering Room

April 28

Friends Book Discussion

12:00 PM

Ringering Room

Basic Internet

3:00 PM

Ringering Room


4:00 PM

kids' zone

April 29

Music and Movement

10:30 AM

kids' zone