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September 23rd! Public Domainia Monster Mash-Up

In the US, there are hundreds of films that fall within the Public Domain with more added every year. We’re watching some of the worst…#cccbadart

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Constitution Day is September 17th: What the Constitution Means to Me

Each year on September 17, educational institutions and organizations recognize Constitution Day.  This year, the Library will host two screenings of What the Constitution Means to Me, originally a Broadway play that was brought to film by Amazon Studios.  The play won an Obie for best American play and was a Pulitzer Prize finalist for drama, both in 2019. Continue reading "Constitution Day is September 17th: What the Constitution Means to Me"

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“Give what you can. Take what you need.” Our Little Food Library is based on the Little Free Library and Little Free Pantry concepts which provide the opportunity for neighbors to help neighbors. According to the Feeding America’s Map Meal Gap Study, one in seven people in Cook County will experience food insecurity this year, which is the state of being withoutContinue reading "LITTLE FOOD LIBRARY"

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Digital Display: Studio & Workspace Inspo

Check out these items for inspiration as you set up your studio and workspaces for the coming year! Art Studio America: Contemporary Art Spaces My Cool Shed: An Inspirational Guide to Stylish Hideaways and Workspaces Inside the Painter’s Studio The Designer’s Workspace: Ultimate Office Design Picasso: The Artist’s Studio At Nature’s Edge: Frank Lloyd Wright’sContinue reading "Digital Display: Studio & Workspace Inspo"

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Today, we kick of our BAD ART: KITSCH, CAMP, & CRAFT Scavenger Hunt! Get to know the Library spaces and collections! Win prizes! Play for the next two weeks and redeem tickets for prizes the 3rd week of the semester! Watch our Instagram and Twitter for daily clues tagged #CCCBADART

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