Join us on this cosmic sightseeing tour with Astronomy Picture of the Day. Behold the wild, astonishing, and magnificent marvels that inhabit our cosmic neighborhood and beyond.
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Enjoy some huge fantastic LEGO displays, plus spend a little time building your own creations. Drop in anytime between 10am and 4pm.
Discover "How to Plan a Niles Neighborhood Block Party" this Summer while your family has fun creating snowflake designs, sampling hot chocolates, and much more.
Also, meet with community organizations that can help you make your block party a memorable one.
Celebrate Star Wars Day with a drop-in craft.
Enjoy some holiday favorites and memorable jazz music performed by the Maine East Jazz Band at 6pm, followed by a performance by the Jazz Band's director and his own band,The Luke Malewicz Quintet. Refreshments will be available at intermission.
Join us for seasonal entertainment followed by holiday refreshments.
Get the inside scoop on your favorite teams from former Daily Herald sports writer and author of a new book, "If These Walls Could Talk: Chicago Bulls" and the successful "100 Things Chicago Bears Fans Should Know and Do Before They Die". Both teams are off on this date, so join a guy who knows his stuff for an afternoon of sports talk. Books will be available for purchase and signing.
The Niles Library will be closed all day. We will be open Sat. April 4 from 9am to 5pm.
Anime, science fiction and fantasy fans of all stripes are invited to share your passions. Make and display fan art, join a costume parade and more! Ages 12 and above may register on their own; younger attendees may register only with a parent or older, responsible sibling.
Farmer Clem brings his entertaining demonstration to the Library to kick off the month of October. His carving skills will amaze and delight.