The Richton Park Public Library will be CLOSED starting Friday, August 22nd, 2014. We will reopen at our NEW LOCATION (22310 Latonia Ln) on Saturday, September 27th, 2014 at 10AM. Check back later for any updates.

[REMINDER - Book & Media drops at the New Location (22310 Latonia Ln) are open.  The old location (4045 Sauk Trail) bookdrop is OUT-OF-ORDER.]

Book Discussion Corner

*All Titles Are Subject To Change*

Young @Heart Book Club
1st Monday of the month

Jan 6th: 5th Wave by Rick Yancey
Feb 3rd: Invisibility by Andrea Cremer & David Levithan
Mar 3rd: Breathe by Sarah Crossan
Apr 7th: Coldest Girl in Cold Town by Holly Black
May 5th: Attachments by Rainbow Rowell

Evening Book Discussion
1st Thursday of the month

Jan 2nd: The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion
Feb 6th: Race Across the Sky by Derek Sherman
Mar 6th: The Apple Orchard by Susan Wiggs
Apr 3rd: Meet Me at the Cupcake Cafe by Jenny Colgan
May 1st: The Infatuations by Javier Marías

African–American Book Discussion
2nd Friday of the month
Each month's book is decided at the previous meeting.
Drop into the library to pick up a copy.

January 10th
February 14th
March 14th
April 11th
May 9th

Book and Movie Book Club
2nd Saturday of the month
Every month we will read a different book and watch the movie based off of it.
We will have popcorn, but if you want more, please bring a sack lunch.

Jan 11th: The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
Feb 8th: The Help by Kathryn Stockett
Mar 22nd: Divergent by Veronica Roth (Field Trip*)
Apr 12th: World War Z by Max Brooks
May 10th: Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky
* Divergent Field Trip: You must attend Jan and Feb book discussions in order to attend field trip

Morning Book Discussion
3rd Friday of the month

Jan 17th: The Husband's Secret by Liane Moriarty
Feb 21st: The Butterfly Sister by Amy Gail Hansen
Mar 21st: Tapestry of Fortune by Elizabeth Berg
Apr 18th: Coming Clean by Sue Margolis
May 16th: The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion

Cook Book Club
4th Friday of the month
Each month's book is decided at the previous meeting. Drop into the library to pick up a copy.
Make a recipe from the book to share at the book discussion.

January 24th
February 28th
March 28th
April 25th
May 23rd

**NEW** Comic Book Club
2nd Saturday of the month
Join us each month as we take a look at and discuss comics from different themes decided at the previous meeting.

January 11th
February 8th
March 8th
April 12th
May 10th


What's Happening at the Library

  • New Library Grand Opening

    Saturday, September 27, 2014: 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM

    22310 Latonia Lane | Richton Park, IL | 60471


    A NEW LIBRARY is always a great contribution to

    any community, and we are proud of our positive impact.

    Please join us in our celebration!

    Click Here for More Details

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  • Summer Newsletter

    The Summer 2014 newsletter is available online for viewing and download.

  • Literacy & Travel 2.0

    The Richton Park Public Library offers a collection of technology and resources for adults and youth. We've recently added some new items to both collections.

    NEW - Literacy 2.0 is a collection aimed towards early learners to help build a lifelong love of learning, reading, and technology.

    Travel 2.0 is a

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