Holiday Fun at the Library

Anderson-BanjoDon’t miss our Toddler Dance Party, Once Upon Some Messy Fun, and our January Super Saturday featuring Hugo Kringle, Santa’s younger brother! Download our Holiday Program Flyer here, or link to our online calendar for all the details.

Registration for our 10-week Winter Story Time session, for babies through kindergarteners, will begin on January 2nd, and Story Times will resume the week of January 18. Register online, in person, or by calling us at 708-352-0100.

 

  Need help understanding your homework or preparing for exams? Try Tutor.com !

got_hw_120x60More 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.