Category Archives: Featured

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

WNPL wants to help get your child ready for Kindergarten with a new, free program filled with fun and prizes! 1000 Books Before Kindergarten is designed to promote reading to babies, toddlers and preschoolers with the goal of reading 1000 books before kindergarten – a goal experts say helps children learn to read. The single most important activity parents and… Read more »

Events for Kids and Families

Check out the latest Inside Angle library newsletter for full event info and descriptions!  Events Outside the Library: Museum Adventure Pass Need something fun to do this weekend? Check out our Museum Adventure Passes at our Children’s Reference Desk in the library!  We have Passes for 16 Chicagoland museums and cultural institutions. Each Pass can be used once anytime during the 7 days after checkout. Only… Read more »

Good Books

Picture Book Quick Picks Looking for picture books on these popular subjects? Click on a word for a quick link to the catalog to find those books! Dinosaurs Dragons Fairies Princesses Trains Booklists Lists are provided in PDF format for easy printing. If you need help locating titles, please ask for assistance at the Youth Services Desk. These lists are… Read more »