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The Library is pleased to participate with Proviso Township and the Proviso Public Partnership in their support of Operation Care Package, which ships packages to military currently serving overseas. Patrons can put donations in the specially labeled box located in the Youth Dept. Pickup is scheduled for April 29 Click here for a list of suggested items.

Roof Update
The parking lot is open. Patrons may hear occasional noise as workers finish the new roof. Thank you for your patience!

Donor Match for Friends of the Library
During the month of April, a donor has offered to match dollar for dollar the first $500 raised from the Friends' book sales, memberships and contributions. Help support the Friends!

Resume Workshop
Saturday, April 30 at 1:00 pm.

Bob Schlacks will share advice on how to help your resume stand out from the crowd. Bring your resume for his specific tips after the program. Registration requested - contact Adult Dept 708-562-3573.

Chess for Adults
Saturdays, 10:00 am - Noon in Teen Room
With the populary of the Chess Club and monthly tournaments, adults began asking for their share! See Teen Page for all chess offerings.


LInk to SWAN, the Library's online catalog
catalog.swanlibraries.net/wcs

This is the address for finding materials in the Westchester Public Library and more than 75 public libraries in the west and southern suburbs. Bookmark it on your computer or mobile device for easy access. As always, we encourage you to bring your library card to check out materials.

Bookmyne
Patrons with mobile devices may find this app easier for accessing our catalog.
Click here for instructions for both iOS and Android devices. App is available in your device's app store.

Canterbury Tales
The Library's oral history project to develop a collection of interviews with residents on living in Westhchester through the years.
Click here for information on how you can participate.

Veterans History Project
Library of Congress project to collect firsthand accounts of mlitary service. Click here to learn how to participate.

Museum Adventure Pass
Free passes to select museums and cultural institutions throughout metro Chicago. See website for a current list of participating institutions and conditions of each pass, which vary by institution.
Adult patron must present his / her valid Westchester Public Library card to obtain a pass. Only one pass is available to a family/household at a time.

Friends of the Library
For news and events, click here.

 
 
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eRead Illinois Axis 360 - The Library's newest ebook collection for downloading to your ereader, portable device or home pc. Patrons log in with their barcode and SWAN pin.

MyMediaMall - eAudiobooks, eBooks and
eVideos to download to your ereader, portable device or home pc. Patrons log in with their barcode and SWAN pin.

Mango Languages - Foreign language instruction online - including English !

TumbleBookLibrary online collection of animated, talking picture books.

Job hunters: Click the "Business" tab for links & handouts to help your job search.

WiFi Access configuration information for laptop users