Support Library patrons to build their computer skills with FREE one-on-one sessions and small group classes
hours of computer help provided each month by CyberNavigators.
i. Get ready to Talk, Sing, Read, Write, and Play! These spaces and programs help children ages 0 to 5 get a crucial head start on learning
Spaces incorporate interactive play, toys and games, and STEM-based learning opportunities for kids. for kids.
This citywide program for adults features events and discussions inspired by a central book and theme
Chicagoans participated in One Book programming in the 2015-2016 season.
Keeps Chicago’s kids reading, exploring STEAM, and creating all summer long
children read, learn and discover every summer
Accredited educators help young learners complete their homework and improve their study habits
Teacher in the Library sessions took place during the 2015-16 school year.
Dedicated, tech-filled spaces where teens build the skills they need for success in middle school, high school—and beyond
visits visits logged at YOUmedia's twelve locations.
Our buildings may be closed, but Chicago Public Library's commitment to empower our youngest patrons reading and literary resources is as strong as ever. Join us every Monday through Friday, 10 am, on Facebook Live to enjoy virtual story times for kids and families. See you! Guest readers include President Barack and former first lady Michelle Obama, Glee Star Jane Lynch, Chicago Bears legend Israel Idonije, BlackHawks' superstar Zach Smith, Second City's Adam Schreck and so much more! See you, Live from the Library!
Funds 16 people in 1 hour of Maker Lab workshops
Sponsors eight kids in the Summer Learning Challenge
Sponsors homework help for 10 kids with a Teacher in the Library
Support resources for Black liberation, social justice, and anti-racism.