• Golden Age of Radio

    Thursday, March 23rd at 6:30 PM



    During the early years of radio, listeners thrilled to a variety of comedies, dramas and musical programs as the dawn of mass media transformed the way Americans listened—and lived. Join Those Were the Days host Steve Darnall for a look at the shows and stars of radio's "golden age," with sounds and stories from the days when radio was a "theatre of the mind."
    Stop by or call the Reference Desk at 708-458-2880 ext 105 to register.

     
     
  • Library Board Trustee Opening

    BRIDGEVIEW PUBLIC LIBRARY
    7840 West 79th Street Bridgeview, IL 60455 (708) 458-2880
     
                                                             March 22, 2017
     
                                          Notice of Vacancy on the Library Board
    The Board of the Bridgeview Public Library announces a vacancy and invites members of the public to express an interest in filling the vacancy. Details are set forth in this notice.
     
    Term of Service: Current Term
     
    Compensation:  None, Voluntary Position
     
    Responsibilities:  Individuals act in the capacity of a Board member only when present at legally scheduled meetings of the Board. Regular Board meetings occur on the second Monday of every month. As need presents itself, Board members may need to
    attend a special meeting. Board members are encouraged to occasionally attend
    professional development opportunities. A Board member is required by law to
    complete specific training which will take place after the Board member is seated.
     
    Eligibility:  Must be a citizen of the United States of the age of 18 years or over;
    Must be a resident living within the boundaries of the Village of
    Bridgeview for at least one year preceding appointment to the Board;
    Must be a registered voter;
    Shall not be a child sex offender as defined in Section 11-9.3 of the
    Criminal Code.
     
    Application: Individuals who would like to be considered for the vacancy on the Board should send a cover letter with a statement of interest in serving on the Board, a
    statement that the individual meets all of the legal requirements for eligibility, and
    the reasons why the individual would like to serve on the Board, AND a resume.
     
     
    The cover letter and resume should be sent to:
    Bridgeview Public Library
    csebuck@bridgeviewlibrary.org
    OR
    Attn: Board President
    Bridgeview Public Library
    7840 West 79th Street
    Bridgeview, IL 60455
    The cover letter AND resume must be received by noon on Thursday, April 6, 2017.
     
    Process: The Board will review all application materials and will select an individual for
    appointment.
     
  • Estate Planning

    Tuesday, March 28th at 6:30 PM


    March 28th at 6:30PM! Take the proper steps to secure your
    future for yourself  and generations to come.
    This presentation will help you learn more about:
    · What to consider when creating your will and the benefits of trusts in estate planning
    · How to help reduce taxes on your estate and how insurance can help protect your family
     

     Stop by or call the Reference Desk at 708-458-2880 ext 105 to register.
     
  • Novels @ Night Book Club!

    Tuesday, March 21st at 7:00 PM



    * The First Phone Call from Heaven is our next novel and can be checked out at the Circulation Desk.
    * Join us on March 21st at 7:00PM for the book discussion.
    * FREE treats will be served!
    * WE WELCOME NEW  MEMBERS!!
     
     
  • Medical Cannabis Q & A

    Saturday, March 25th at 2:00 PM



    Learn all about medical marijuana and see if you have a qualifying medical condition. You’ll also have the chance to ask any questions you may have on this topic! *Saturday March 25th 2-3:30PM*
     
     
  • Friday Films

    Every Other Week at 1:00 PM

    March 31st - American Pastoral



Library Board Trustee Opening

BRIDGEVIEW PUBLIC LIBRARY
7840 West 79th Street Bridgeview, IL 60455 (708) 458-2880
 
                                                         March 22, 2017
 
                                      Notice of Vacancy on the Library Board
The Board of the Bridgeview Public Library announces a vacancy and invites members of the public to express an interest in filling the vacancy. Details are set forth in this notice.
 
Term of Service: Current Term
 
Compensation:  None, Voluntary Position
 
Responsibilities:  Individuals act in the capacity of a Board member only when present at legally scheduled meetings of the Board. Regular Board meetings occur on the second Monday of every month. As need presents itself, Board members may need to
attend a special meeting. Board members are encouraged to occasionally attend
professional development opportunities. A Board member is required by law to
complete specific training which will take place after the Board member is seated.
 
Eligibility:  Must be a citizen of the United States of the age of 18 years or over;
Must be a resident living within the boundaries of the Village of
Bridgeview for at least one year preceding appointment to the Board;
Must be a registered voter;
Shall not be a child sex offender as defined in Section 11-9.3 of the
Criminal Code.
 
Application: Individuals who would like to be considered for the vacancy on the Board should send a cover letter with a statement of interest in serving on the Board, a
statement that the individual meets all of the legal requirements for eligibility, and
the reasons why the individual would like to serve on the Board, AND a resume.
 
 
The cover letter and resume should be sent to:
Bridgeview Public Library
csebuck@bridgeviewlibrary.org
OR
Attn: Board President
Bridgeview Public Library
7840 West 79th Street
Bridgeview, IL 60455
The cover letter AND resume must be received by noon on Thursday, April 6, 2017.
 
Process: The Board will review all application materials and will select an individual for
appointment.