Library Observes Labor Day

Labor Day Slide

The Library will be closed Sunday, August 31, and Monday, September 1, in observance of Labor Day.

The Library will re-open on Tuesday, September 2, at 9 a.m.

Have a safe holiday weekend.

National Library Card Sign Up Month

Library Card
Got Card?

Now your library card can do more than just check out books and magazines, it can save you money!

Helen Plum Library has partnered with 30 businesses for the month of September that will give Helen Plum Library card holders a discount if they show their card. Look for the Got Card signs in business windows and check out our brochure!

Click for more information and to view a brochure of all participating venues.

1000 Books Before Kindergarten


Birth - preschool

Registration begins in Youth Services Tuesday, September 2

We are planning a new ongoing reading program! Challenge yourself to share 1000 books with your child before he or she reaches kindergarten. For every 100 books you share, your child will earn a free book or an exciting incentive!

Join the Club!

School Year Reading Club Grades K - 8

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 through Sunday, April 26, 2015

Registration begins Tuesday, September 2 in Youth Services.

Sign up and earn free paperback books and embroidered patches, stickers, or other prizes! This is an independent, self-paced program. We provide a book log – you track your reading progress! Stop by Youth Services for more details, to register, or to redeem rewards.

New Feature in Our Library Catalog

Wondering what to read next but the Library isn't open to ask your favorite Helen Plum Librarian?

Our library catalog has been enhanced with information from NoveList Select and Goodreads to include other titles and authors you might like, along with a link to tell you why.

So if you liked Congratulations, by the way: Some Thoughts on Kindness, just enter that title in the catalog search box. Look at the result, scroll down and you will find:

Congratulations Suggestions

Want to know more about what the catalog offers? Just take a look here.
 

Never stop learning with our new Gale Courses!


Whether you are looking for college-level professional development or personal enrichment, we offer a wide range of highly interactive, instructor led courses that you can take entirely online. As a library card holder in good standing, you are entitled to these courses at no cost. Courses run for six weeks and new sessions begin every month.

Take a look at this new service on the “Careers & Education” section on our Research page or call the Adult Services Desk for more information.
Check them out HERE

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Tel (630) 627-0316
Fax (630) 627-0336

110 W. Maple Street
Lombard, IL 60148

Hours:
Monday - Friday 9:00 - 9:00
Saturday 9:00 - 5:00
Sunday 1:00 - 5:00

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