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APL In the Community

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Throughout the Year

Pop-Up Libraries

Look for us at the Park District! You can sign up for a library card, renew a library card, check out items, or return items.

Club Fitness         
1776 W. Centennial Place Addison, IL 60101

We'll be at Club Fitness every 2nd Monday, from 9:00-10:00. 

  • May 13
  • June 10

Community Recreation Center         
120 E. Oak St. Addison, IL

We'll be at REC Center every 3rd Tuesday, from 11:00-12:00. 

  • May 21
  • June 18

Summer 2024

Trail Tales

Trail Tales returns this summer! A special thanks to the Addison Park District for partnering with us on this annual program!

Our first Trail Tale will be ¡Vamonos! Let's Go! by René Colato Laínez. 

Foxdale Park (1500 N. Itasca)
June 3-July 7 


Cover of Not a Bean book
Our second Trail Tale will be Not a Bean/ No es un frijol by Claudia Guadalupe Martinez. 

Community Park (120 E. Oak St.)
July 20-August 20 

Library in the Parks

Join us in the parks this summer and visit the Rolling Reader/ Lector Rodante book bike! You will be able to register for a library card, get a free book, read in the park, and participate in fun activities.

Wednesdays 5:30-6:30

  • June 12: Highview Park
  • June 26: Cherokee Park

Fridays 10:30-11:30

  • June 7: Westwood Park
  • June 21: Byron Park

Do you live near a park that you’d like us to visit? 

Let us know! Call the Community Engagement department at 630.458.3356 or email