Celebrate the Library's 150th birthday!

Category: Foundation News


Imagining the Library of the Future

Chicago Public Library is not the library of your childhood. Its metamorphosis from a brick and mortar warehouse of books to a forward-looking 21st century learning center has reshaped its role in Chicago’s educational ecosystem.


Meet Susan Orlean this November!

We’re inviting Foundation donors to an exclusive reception with Susan Orlean on November 13, ahead of her public discussion on her new book.