Thank you to everyone who participated in our 1st Community Read.  It was a great success!

Ugly Prey: An Innocent Woman and the Death Sentence That Scandalized Jazz Age Chicago by Emilie Le Beau Lucchesi

The true story of a Stickney resident's murder trial.  Ugly Prey tells the riveting story of Italian immigrant Sabella Nitti, the first woman ever sentenced to hang in Chicago, in 1923, for the alleged murder of her husband.
For an archive of events, here: OnebookUglyPrey



4th Monday of the Month* at 7:00 p.m.
September through June.  Below are the current books our Adult Book Club is reading this year, as well as the books we've read in past years. Click on a book cover for the book's info.
May's meeting is the third Monday of the month due to Memorial Day.
MONDAY, NOV. 26 at 7:00 pm:  The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood

See below for our books picks.  For more info:
Meets quarterly (4x a year) Fridays at noon.
The library brings book club to the North Clinic Senior group. Books are dropped off at the clinic a month in advance (in Jewel Sinople's office) or can be picked up at the library.  The Clinic is located at 6721 W. 40th Street.
Friday, February 22 at noon:  TBD
Thank you to everyone who came to our November discussion of: Twelve Days of Christmas by Debbie Macomber

For more information about the book club call (708) 749-1050, x-120 or e-mail us at


Adult Readers Book Club Selections: 2018-2019

October 22nd November 26th January 28th February 25th
March 25th April 22nd May 20th June 24th

Book Club Selections: 2017-2018

book cover of Underground Railroad
book cover Hidden FiguresCover of Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walkcover of Kiss Carlo

Book Club Selections: 2016-2017

book cover of A Man Called Ove
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