Families Of Those Who Died Of COVID-19 Overcome With Emotion Following Sneak Peek Of New Art ExhibitNearly 30,000 Illinoisans have died of COVID-19 – including children, grandparents, neighbors, and friends. As CBS 2’s Marissa Parra reported, one artist is using the Maker Lab of Harold Washington Library to bring humanity to statistics.
Pop-Up Resource Center At Harold Washington Library Offers Assistance To People Experiencing Homelessness During PandemicThe pandemic and the pandemonium that comes with it makes life harder for everyone. Especially struggling right now: Chicago’s homeless.
New Children's Library Opens At Harold Washington LibraryThe remodeled children's library was designed to encourage learning through play.
Best Ways To Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month In ChicagoFrom art exhibits to musical performances, there are plenty of ways to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month in Chicago. Take a look at this list for ideas on where to celebrate.
Harold Washington Library Displays Books Key To City's First LibraryPillows at the Harold Washington Library Center cushion the display of two books donated by Queen Victoria, who sparked British contributions to Chicago's first free public library.
Best Kids' Valentine's Day Activities In ChicagoValentine's Day doesn't have to be just about couples. Check out some of the kid-friendly activities in Chicago that won't make your little one feel left out of the festivities.
Best One-Person Shows In ChicagoStep away from the large stage productions and check out the following five solo performances in Chicago.
Best Murals In ChicagoIn Chicago, murals provide a splash of color along public walkways or share a bit of history. The following five murals are definitely worth a look.
Best Poetry Events In ChicagoFrom learning about haikus to open mic night, the Chicagoland area offers numerous opportunities for you to learn and experience poetry. Keep the following events in mind when planning how to celebrate National Poetry Month.
Best Local Female Musicians In ChicagoWhether you're looking for a free concert during your lunch break or want to unwind with friends at a jazz club, the following female musicians based in Chicago offer a great way to experience music.
CPS Students Doing What They Can To Keep Learning During StrikeSchool may be out, but some students have managed to keep learning this week by taking advantage of educational resources available.
Best Speakers And Lectures Coming To Chicago This FallCheck out some featured speakers and lectures that will be coming to Chicago this Fall.
Chinese Author's Short Story Collection The Next 'One Book, One Chicago'Library officials have selected “Gold Boy, Emerald Girl,” a collection of short stories by Chinese author Yiyun Li for this spring’s “One Book, One Chicago” citywide book club.
Teens Exercise Creativity In New Digital Library SpaceAn experiment at the Harold Washington Library Center could change the way your neighborhood library looks in the future.