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Library Board of Trustees Vacancy

Posted April 29, 2021

2 Year Term Opening Interested candidates can send a letter to apply showing interest in the position, stating that they want to apply and include their contact information. Qualified candidates must have lived in the library district for at least one year. A person is not eligible to serve as a library trustee whom, is in […]

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Black History Month Virtual Tours

Posted February 2, 2021

By Lisa Korajczyk – Adult Services Manager The idea of a celebration of African American achievement was conceived and brought to life by Carter G. Woodson and some of his associates in 1926 with Negro History and Literature Week. Woodson was a Harvard trained historian that believed that people created history, and not just “great […]

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Early Voting Sites & How To Mail In Your Ballot

Posted October 20, 2020

From October 19 to November 2 early voting locations will be opened on weekdays (8:30am – 7 pm) and weekends (9-5 pm). The locations with a mail-in ballot drop box on site are: -Prairie State College Conference Center 202 S Halsted St, Chicago Heights -Matteson Community Center, 20642 Matteson Ave, Matteson -Park Forest Village Hall, […]

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Have You Responded to the Census? Your Community is Counting on It.

Posted May 1, 2020

By Marsha Lotz – Adult Services Librarian Have You Responded to the Census? Your Community is Counting on It. While the first thing on everyone’s mind right now is the pandemic, the 2020 Census is still going on. If you haven’t yet responded to the Census, do so now because an accurate population count is […]

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This Season of Giving you could win tickets to The Other Cinderella

Posted December 27, 2019

By Tiffany Henderson – Community Engagement Hanukkah, Christmas, Kwanzaa OH MY! Tis the Season…. of “getting” is what sometimes the holidays tend to be about with all of the commercials and ads of the newest items on the market. People often refer to the holiday season “as the most wonderful time of the year”, it […]

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