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Shake Your Family Tree

DPPL's genealogy resources are great jumping-off points for new or seasoned genealogists alike. Get free access to,, Chicago Tribune 1849–1994, Fold3, Heritage Hub, and much more. Get Started

Teens & Adults

NaNoWriMo Kickoff

Come learn how the library can help you to write your 50,000 word novel. Wednesday, October 27: 6:30pm - 8:30pm Register

Curiosity Cafe: Online Zoom Event

Adam Grant: Are you a giver or a taker?

A gathering to learn and discuss new ideas. Thursday, October 28: 10:30am - 11:30am Register

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