We invite you to join us on Friday, March 31st, for this year's annual Night in the Stacks event! We will be celebrating in the Harold Washington Library's Winter Garden – fitting for this year's theme of "Garden of the Curious."
"Hip-Hop is the largest youth culture in the history of the planet rock." So states The BreakBeat Poets, a hip-hop group and anthology featuring 78 poets across ages and locations, who are creating the next and now movement(s) in American letters. This is the first poetry anthology by and for the hip-hop generation. And you have a chance to see some of them perform in person.
How well do you know Chicago? As in, really know it? Last week, the organization, Know Your Chicago (KYC) continued an almost 70-year tradition in opening up the minds of attendees via organized experiential learning sessions across the city.
On October 18th and 19th, participants of Know Your Chicago will get an inside look at what makes our 36-year partnership with Chicago Public Library work and how minimal investments can impact thousands of Chicago residents.