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"Sweet Home Chicago" Candy Exhibit

March 1-May 31

Franklin Gallery, 3rd Floor

You know the North Side, South Side, and West Side, now take a nostalgic look at the Sweeter Side of Chicago! Stroll down memory lane in this sweet exhibit that chronicles Chicago’s candy crafting legacy.

Open to the public. Free Admission.

More (sweet) information here!


Album Cover Artwork Display

Celebrate the resurgence of vinyl and participate in our Album Cover Art Display!

We are looking for artists to display their work related to album covers. Original pieces, mounted covers, collages–amateur, professionals and everyone in between are welcome to submit pieces. Artwork will be on display in the Library’s Franklin Gallery on the 3rd Floor from early June-mid July, 2016.

Submissions accepted on Friday, May 13, 3-6pm and Saturday, May 14, 12-3pm in the Library’s Board Room. Download the submission form here!


Interested in Displaying Your Artwork?

Artists interested in exhibiting their artwork in the Library's 3rd Floor Franklin Gallery should contact Diane Winberg at 847-663-1234.