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The Youth Dept's Insect Safari at Wolf Road Prairie on July 11

Friday, August 7 - Special Hours
Library will be open noon-6:00 pm, due to a staff meeting in the morning.

The Page Turners Reading Club
Friday, July 31, is the last day to hand in an entry form for the prize drawings in August. Club is open to Westchester adults with a Westchester library card. Stop by the Adult Reference Desk for details.

August 1, 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
Open to teens age 13-18
Be part of the first ever chess tournament.
Please register in advance - there is a limit of 20 participants. Stop by the Teen Dept for details!

Monday - Thursday 9:30 am - 8:00 pm
Friday - 9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Closed Sundays.

This is the new address for our catalog. Bookmark it on your computer, tablet, or other devices for easy access to the catalog and our digital ebooks and audiobooks. We still encourage you to bring your library card to check out materials. Thank you for your patience!

SWAN Online Catalog : materials in the Westchester Public Library and more than 75 public libraries in the west and southern suburbs.

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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Flickr for recent photos of activities and programs at the Library.

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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. See also these help sheets: Blio Android,
Blio combined IOS & Android
, Blio IOS,
Blio Kindle (tablets only)

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