HarvestThursday Maker Madness is for kids in grades 4-6

Tech Time  Explore the world of technology! We’re building our own bots, making circuit boards, taking over the library’s laptops, and more, on the first Thursday of every month from 4:00 to 5:00.

G3  Our popular Galactic Gaming Group. Bring your friends at 4:00 on the 3rd Thursday of every month and play our games on our PS3 and our Wii U on giant screens.

We have a great program line-up for Fall!  Our Fall Program Flyer is right here. Sign up at the Children’s Desk, here on our website, or call us at 708-352-0100.


  It’s a new school year. Re-discover Tutor.com!

got_hw_120x60Homework already getting you down? We can help!  GET YOUR HOMEWORK DONE with the help of a professional tutor, free with your La Grange Park Library Card! Professional tutors are available online through our website from 3:00 to 10:00 every day.

More and more students are turning to professional tutors for academic help. Tutors typically charge between $24 and $45 an hour,* which can add up fast! Fortunately, the La Grange Park Library can connect our patrons to professional tutors online, with Tutor.com! Students in grades K-12 can receive specialized one-to-one tutoring help in the areas of math, science, English, social studies and writing. This service is also available in Spanish. Professional tutors are available online, through our website, from 3:00 until 10:00 every day. And, it’s FREE with your La Grange Park Library card.  Watch the introductory video here, and then try it out!  Having trouble navigating the site? Download our how-to-do-it handout, or call the Children’s Desk for help.

If you’re accessing the service from outside of the library building, just enter your library card number on the login page to enter the site.

*See the Wall Street Journal’s article, “The Invasion of the Online Tutors,” for more on this.