REGISTRATION OPENS JUNE 1 FOR FRGML CARDHOLDERS & JUNE 8 FOR ALL.
Visit the Library in person or call 847-639-2274 to register for our programs.
Please notify us of any special accommodation requests.

Teen & adult summer reading details

Teen & adult summer reading details

– ages 14 and up-

  • Download Beanstack or open in a browser (create an account if first time).
  • Log your reading minutes.
  • For every 60 minutes you earn a ticket.
  • After the first 60 minutes you are automatically enrolled in our weekly drawings.
  • For each earned ticket choose a grand prize drawing.
  • If you have any questions about the program or Beanstack please stop by the circulation desk or call 847-639-2274.
  • Happy reading!

Check out the prizes:


ILLINOIS LIBRARIES PRESENT: “An Evening with . . .” Author Series

7:00 p.m. via Zoom Wednesday, JUNE 22: Chef Kwame Onwuachi
CLICK HERE to register online
or contact us to receive the link via email!

Illinois Libraries Present: An Evening with Chef Kwame Onwuachi, Wed. June 22
Illinois Libraries Present: An Evening with Chef Kwame Onwuachi, Wed. June 22

Books by Kwame Onwuachi: Notes from a Young Black Chef
eBook on Libby
eAudiobook on Libby
eBook on Axis360
eAudiobook on Axis360


ILLINOIS LIBRARIES PRESENT: “An Evening with . . .” Author Series

7:00 p.m. via Zoom Thursday, JUNE 30: Michelle Zauner
CLICK HERE to register online
or contact us to receive the link via email!

 Illinois Libraries Present: An Evening with Michelle Zauner, Thurs. June 30
Illinois Libraries Present: An Evening with Michelle Zauner, Thurs. June 30

Books by Michelle Zauner: Crying in H Mart
Book available in print
eBook on Libby
eAudiobook on Libby
eBook on Axis360
eAudiobook on Axis360



American Vacation. 12,000 Miles Into the Wild West by Raluca Barbu
American Vacation. 12,000 Miles Into the Wild West by Raluca Barbu

Join us in June on second Thursday to discuss American Vacation. 12,000 Miles Into the Wild West by Raluca Barbu

The Library will provide copies of each month’s selection in your preferred format whenever possible.

American Vacation. 12,000 Miles Into the Wild West by Raluca Barbu

Book available in print


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Why should kids have all the fun? We offer monthly craft kits for our teen and adult patrons too!

Supplies are available for pick up at the Circulation Desk upstairs at the beginning of each month, but they are limited. First come, first served.

We would love to see your finished projects! Send photos to rbarbu@frgml.org.