Upcoming Holiday and New Year's Closings

December 24th: Closed All Day
December 25th: Closed All Day.
December 31st: The library will be open from 9:00 a.m-5:00 p.m.
January 1st: The library will be closed all day.
Have a good 2015 everyone!

Doctor Who: The Series Eight Finale!

Thursday, December 18th, 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

It's a double-dose of Doctor Who as the library will be showing the two-part finale of the latest series just in time before the Christmas special.

Registration is requested.

Seasons of Carol Stream Photo Contest

Congratulations to the Winners!


Congratulations to first place winner, Pam Smith for her entry of photos from her garden! Second place was awarded to Don Alfano and his pictures of the Town Center Bridge. 15 other entrants also received honorable mentions. The judges were Paul Cotton of Joe Cotton Ford and Mary Hudspeath, the president of the Friends of the Library.

For anyone interested in seeing the entries, they will be displayed at the library starting on December 7th at the holiday open house and then throughout the rest of the month.

Photo Contest is sponsored by Joe Cotton Ford,
in celebration of their 40th Anniversary in Carol Stream.

CSPL Facebook

Follow us on Facebook!

All-Day, Every Day! Available 24/7 at the Touch of a Button.

If you love Facebook and want to keep up-to-date with all the goings on at the Carol Stream Public Library, then follow the library's page! We post about library events, reading recommendations, book & movie news, and a whole lot more! See you in cyberspace!

Mama Llama reading

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten

For children birth to age 5.

Road Construction Detours

The Illini Street Bridge is now open.
Construction on Gary Ave. continues and traffic patterns may change.
Work in and around Armstrong Park also continues, so please allow additional time in your travels.

Map your own route.

You can also use our online books and magazines or online databases from home.

eMagazines, eBooks, and Online

Check out these new resources.

Hoopla is Here!

Atomic Training

OneClick Digital ebooks and eaudiobooks

Zinio - emagazines

English Conversation Practice for ESL

Meets Tuesdays from 10:00-11:30 a.m.
(please check the Library calendar for meeting dates)

English practice for ESL learners at all levels offered in partnership with Literacy Dupage. No signup or preparation is necessary. All English as a second language learners are welcome and library membership is not required. Come when you can. This is an ongoing program.

LearningExpress 3.0
and Job & Career Accelerator

LearningExpress Library features nearly 1,000 online tutorials, practice test, and eBooks to help all ages. Job & Career Accelerator offers job search and workplace skills improvement.

Create an account on the new platforms to keep track of your progress.