Upcoming Events

Sep 30 2021 - 12:00pm
"Change Sings" Book Giveaway - Available for pick-up on September 30 @ 12:00pm.   In this stirring, much-anticipated picture book by presidential inaugural poet and activist Amanda Gorman, anything is possible when our voices join together. As a young girl leads a cast of characters on a musical... more
Oct 1 2021 - 10:00am
Join our  "NO PRESSURE" COMMUNITY READ! We're committed to bringing the community together through READING one book at a time. **Please Note: This is a "NO PRESSURE" Community READ. Simply pick up a FREE copy of the book and read at your leisure.  October Book Pick: Apples Never Fall by, Liane... more
Oct 1 2021 - 11:00am
Rooted in Truth Book Club - New book selected monthly. Discussions held virtually on Zoom and Padlet. Facilitated by Kaitlyn.    The Rooted in Truth Book Club is a book club dedicated to reading and discussing books written by authors of color (including, but not limited to, American, Caribbean... more
Oct 4 2021 - 12:00pm
Adult Craft Kits: DIY Halloween Decor - Available for pick-up on Monday, October 4 @ 12:00pm.   Crafters, beware! You're in for a scare......with these DIY Halloween Decor Kits for Adults! Create simple, DIY Halloween Decor with these special, spooky kits. All kits will include two themed... more
Oct 5 2021 - 12:00pm
Tasty Tuesdays with Chef Mike Niksic: Polish Side Dishes - Available on the PFPL YouTube Channel beginning Tuesday, October 5.   Join us twice a month for our new Tasty Tuesdays with Chef Michael Niksic virtual program! This week, Chef Mike's focus will be Polish Side Dishes. Great for all year-... more
Oct 6 2021 - 11:30am
Virtual Chair Yoga with Arlene Santiago - Available through Zoom on 10/6 @ 11:30am.   Our popular Chair Yoga program with Health Transformation Coach and Instructor Arlene Santiago is officially available virtually through Zoom! Tune in on designated Wednesdays for an interactive, instructional... more
Oct 8 2021 - 11:00am
DIY Mini Ceramic Halloween Planters - Available for pick-up on October 8 @ 11:00am.   Get in the spirit of the season with this fun, spooky craft perfect for Halloween! Patrons who register will receive one planter to paint and decorate. All materials for this project will be provided!... more
Oct 8 2021 - 1:00pm
(Virtual) The Great Chicago Fire - Available through Zoom on Friday, October 8 @ 1:00pm.   Join us on Zoom for a special presentation from Historical Presenter Jim Gibbons. The Anniversary of The Great Chicago Fire of 1871 will take place on October 8-10, 2021 in remembrance of the widespread... more
Oct 13 2021 - 11:00am
We invite you to register your child for our BabyTime BOOKS & BUBBLES Kit. Your child will receive a FREE BOOK with Bubbles for their enjoyment! (1) One Book and Bubbles Per Family. While Supplies Last. Ages: 3 and under Registration is Required!  For more information Contact Ms. Nikki  (708... more
Oct 13 2021 - 7:00pm
(Virtual) The Color of Law & Reversing Segregation with Richard Rothstein  - Available through Zoom on Wednesday, October 13 at 7:00pm.   Author and researcher Richard Rothstein presents on the policies that led to racial segregation in American communities, and what can be done to reverse... more

September 2021