For All Ages

Dia de los Muertos Party

November 1st, 2016, 7:00pm
Families/All Ages
Join us for a beautiful cultural experience for your children as we celebrate the Mexican holiday Dia de los Muertos, or the Day of the Dead, when loved ones who have passed on are remembered. We will see traditional folklorico dancers, hear music, and learn together. Traditional Dia de los Muertos costume is welcome.

Please register at 708.795.8000 ex 3088, on our website, or in person at the Youth Services desk. Sign up begins 30 days before event.

City Services Fair

The All Berwyn Committee invites all residents to talk with experts about services in your community:

  • Fire Prevention

  • Neighborhood Watch

  • KidCare

  • Vital Records

  • Library Services

  • Community Mental Health Services

  • Block Party Requests

  • and more!


Organizations scheduled to attend include

  • All Berwyn Committee

  • Berwyn Public Library

  • Berwyn Police Department

  • Berwyn Fire Department

Open House

October 25th, 2016,
3:00pm to 5:00pm
To better serve the Berwyn community, the Library underwent renovations during July and August 2016 to switch the locations of the Youth Services Department and the Audio Visual Department.
You are invited to help us celebrate and dedicate!
Join us during the Open House for special guest speaker Mayor Robert Lovero and a dedication of the new Youth Services Department by Kathi Behrendt. Enjoy performances by storyteller Oba William King and a bilingual show by Berwyn’s own Planet Circus! Several Berwyn restaurants will provide us with light refreshments.

Friends of the Library Week Author Event

October 22nd, 2016,
2:00pm to 4:00pm
In celebration of Friends of the Library Week 2016 (October 16 - 22), Geralyn Hesslau McGrady, Berwyn resident and 2016 winner of the Soon to be Famous Illinois Author contest, will read from her award-winning novel, Lines. Geralyn will share how her genealogical research evolved into the story of Livia Haas and her family’s struggles in 1870s Chicago. She will also discuss her experience as a Soon to be Famous contest participant and winner. Copies of the book will be available for purchase and signing by the author.

Family Loteria!

October 15th, 2016,
2:00pm to 3:00pm
Back by popular demand, it's Loteria!

Loteria, or Mexican bingo, is an old picture based game played by every age. It is especially fun for children! Join us for an evening of fun and snacks as we play. For families/all ages.

Game will be presented bilingually. No Spanish skills needed!


Registration is not required.

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