Letter to Parents 2019

August 13, 2019

Please note our guidelines for the 2019-2020 school year.

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Your Library Knows…

October 7, 2019

What is it about parks that attract people?

Based on the Yosemite Act of 1864, the United States Congress established Yellowstone National Park in 1872 and in March of that year, President Ulysses S. Grant signed the Yellowstone National Park Pro...

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Publish Your eBook!

October 2, 2019

Inkie.org is here! Everyone in Illinois now has free access to a suite of self-publishing tools and resources.

Users can go to inkie.org to create, design, and publish their very own e-book, submit their work for inclusion in local and national e...

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Try-It Illinois! October 1-November 30

October 1, 2019

About Try-It!

Welcome to Try-It! Illinois 2019, the nineteenth annual statewide database trial, sponsored by Secretary of State and State Librarian Jesse White and the Illinois State Library. Try-It! Illinois offers the staffs and library user...

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Your Library Knows…

September 16, 2019

Ever wonder why the Lansing Library offers complimentary coffee from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.? 

In the 15th century, coffee was grown in Arabia where public coffee houses surged in popularity.  It was a place where people gathered to discuss cur...

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Explore More Illinois - New Attractions Added!

September 11, 2019

New attractions include:

  • Aikman Wildlife Adventure in Arcola
  • Blocks to Bricks in Schaumburg
  • Love’s Sweet Arrow (Romance Bookstore) in Tinley Park

Check out offers from these and others at https://www.lansingpl.org/passes

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National Sewing Month Resources on BiblioBoard

September 4, 2019

September is National Sewing Month, sponsored by the Sewing & Craft Alliance in partnership with the American Sewing Guild. It was first celebrated in 1982, when President Ronald Reagan issued a proclamation declaring September as National Sewing ...

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Your Library Knows…

August 26, 2019

What was used to navigate this world before GPS? 

Let us first define GPS.  To date, this acronym is short for global positioning system and is widely used to describe the ability to tap into a device that will get us from point A to point B wh...

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IRS Warns of New Email Scam

August 23, 2019

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National Cyber Awareness System:


08/23/2019 02:26 PM EDT
Original release date: August 23, 2019

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has issued a warning about a new email scam in which malicious cyber actors...

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