September 12th, 2014

One Book, One Chicago 

The 2014-2015 pick for our citywide reading program, One Book, One Chicago, is the Pulitzer-Prize winning “The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay” by Michael Chabon! 

Our shelves are stacked and ready for you. Join the conversation at #OBOC

August 21st, 2014

#TBT: “Queen of the Motor Colony” 

A Chicago Examiner headline from August 1908: “Girl Dares Death in Auto Climbing.” You go, girl. 

August 8th, 2014

Summer is the perfect time to dig into some books. Er, ice cream. 

Via Quirk Books.

August 1st, 2014

Humble Beginnings: YOUmedia Summer Soul Session Chance

Before he was Chance the Rapper, he was just Chance…a Chicago teen in our YOUmedia program, rapping for our YouTube channel.

See him — and a bajillion other great artists — at this weekend’s Lollapalooza! 

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