Cook the Book returns!

Monday, August 20 from 7:30 to 8:30 pm

Do you love browsing through cookbooks and trying new recipes? Then grab your apron and sign up!

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Become an Advocate – Volunteer with the YWCA

Do you want to give back to your community? Consider becoming an advocate with the YWCA and helping victims become survivors! [Read more…]

Proviso West Yearbooks

Did you attend Proviso West High School from 1961-1991? Do you know someone who did? The Proviso West Mural from 1961-1991 is now downloadable online.

Winter 2018 Newsletter is Here

The Winter edition of the Hillside Public Library’s Off the Shelf newsletter is hot off the press. Get it here or pick up a copy at the front desk to find the latest information on all of our exciting fall programs and events including: Winter Reading, puzzle table, Lunch and Learning, Yoga, CPR, Book Blind Dates, Brain Health, Spring Break programs, Storytime, YA Earth Day, Fright Night, computer classes, and much, much, much more.

Library Trustee Opening

The Hillside Public Library has one open position on the Library Board of Trustees. Any resident of Hillside who is interested in serving the community in this manner should send a letter of interest to the Hillside Public Library Board of Trustees, 405 N. Hillside Avenue, Hillside, IL 60162. Letters must be received by January 15, 2018. The Board will interview applicants after reviewing applicants at their regular monthly meeting. The Board will interview applicants on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 before the regularly scheduled monthly meeting. For more information please contact Doug Losey, Director, at 708-449-7510.

Fall 2017 Newsletter

The Fall edition of the Hillside Public Library’s Off the Shelf newsletter is hot off the press. Get the Fall newsletter here or pick up a copy at the front desk to find the latest information on all of our exciting fall programs and events including: Paying for College Without Going Broke, Decluttering with Craigslist, a Holiday Glove & Mitten Drive, children’s storytime and movies, Friday the 13th, Gene Ha, Tulip Planting, computer classes, and much, much more.

Mobile Hotspots are Here!

Aspire toothbrush and toothpaste drive

Week of July 10-15

Build a Better World by giving to others!
Aspire of Illinois has several group homes for special needs adults in Hillside and the surrounding villages.

Bring an unopened packaged toothbrush and/or toothpaste to the library during the drive week and we will pass it on to Aspire.  The first 60 people to donate will receive a coupon for a free ice cream cone at the McDonalds in Hillside.

Ravinia Festival Tickets

Coming Soon: Automatic Renewals!

Starting in June, eligible items will be renewed automatically.

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