Open for Grab-and-Go

All Library locations are open for Grab-and-Go services. Curbside Pickup appts are also available. See for hours and details.

Book Discussions

Join our discussions at any time. All discussions are virtual via Zoom until further notice. 

Find upcoming discussions.

Friday Morning Discussion

9:30 - 11:00 a.m.
Check out a copy at the first-floor Reader Assistance Desk a month before we meet. Sign up: 847-358-5881 ext. 132.

Upcoming Titles

  • December 4 - The Nickel Boys  by Colson Whitehead
  • January 8 - Book Share: Share a favorite book of the past year with other readers.
  • February 5 - The Cooking Gene: A Journey through African American Culinary History in the Old South  by Michael Twitty

Monday Evening Discussion

Mondays, 7:00 - 8:30 p.m.

Upcoming Titles

  • No December meeting
  • January 18 - Cherokee America  by Margaret Verble
  • February 15 - The Nickel Boys  by Colson Whitehead

Crime Readers

Wednesdays, 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Upcoming Titles

  • December 9 - Aosawa Murders  by Riku Onda
  • January 13 - Whose Body  by Dorothy Sayers
  • February 10 - Mycroft Holmes  by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Book Club in a Bag

Host your own book discussion with Book Club in a Bag. Check out a tote bag filled with books and discussion questions for your next meeting.

Request a bag now.