Paws for a Cause

wednesday july 23rd at 1:00 PM


Help us create a safe secure perching spot for kitties waiting for their forever homes. All forts will be donated to the South Suburban Society.
All ages.


Part-Time Library Assistant Position Available

The Park Forest Public Library is seeking an enthusiastic, customer-focused individual familiar with technology and popular culture. Duties include processing new materials for circulation, facilitating hands-on programs, checking in and out materials, answering patron questions,
assisting patrons with research and computer usage, assisting in Library programs for both adults and children, shelving materials, and performing readers’ advisory. Click here for more information.


Summer Reading 2014:
Paws to Read

Summer Reading

Adult and Youth Summer Reading is here!
Click here to sign up or log books online.


Paws for Fines

Bring in pet food, a new pet toy, collar, leash, dish, etc. and for each item you bring in we will waive $2.00 in Fines (up to 5 items—$10.00).
This is however not valid on lost or replacement items.
On July 31st, the close of Summer Reading, all items will be
donated to the South Suburban Humane Society.
Please help our homeless friends.


Axis 360 eRead Illinois

The library is expanding our e-book collection through Axis 360 and the eRead Illinois Program. We will now offer two possibilities for checking out e-books and audio books: Axis 360 and Media on Demand.

  • Visit the Axis 360 catalog to browse our collection.
  • Install the free software or mobile app and download to
    a tablet, home computer, or smart phone.

Visit our eBooks page for more information including
instructional handouts for your device.

Click for our mobile site


Wireless Printing


Learning Express


July 23


11:00 AM

kids' zone

Paws for a Cause

1:00 PM

kids' zone

July 24

Knit Lit

7:00 PM

Ringering Room

July 25

Senior Travelogue

1:00 PM

Ringering Room

DIY (Do it Yourself)

2:00 PM

kids' zone

July 26

Digital Petting Zoo

2:00 PM

Patron Services

July 28

Make and Take Mayhem

1:30 PM

kids' zone

July 29

Paws for the Cinema:
We Bought a Zoo

6:00 PM

Ringering Room

Goodnight Zoo

7:00 PM

kids' zone