The Forest Park Public Library was awarded a $50,000 Live and Learn Construction Grant from the Illinois State Library. The grant will assist with the upcoming renovation slated to in the fall. “We are honored to have been awarded this grant and feel that it will be put to good use,” said Pilar Shaker, Library Director. “These funds will assist us in creating library spaces that are accessible for everyone.”
During Phase 2, library services are in temporary spaces around the library.
-Adult Collection (books, dvds, etc.)
-Patron Services & Adult Services Staff
-Youth Services Department (desk, staff, & collection)
-Young Adult Services Dept (space, small collection, staff)
-Austin Room (seating for adults)