At Maywood Library, Quilts On Parade

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Quilts hanging on display inside of the Maywood Public Library. | VFP 

If you haven’t gotten over to the Maywood Public Library, 121 S. 5th Ave., in Maywood, you should do so now.

As soon as you enter the library’s chasm-like entryway, you’re struck by a colorful array of quilts suspended overhead, as if floating in a parade.

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One Year After Closing and Re-Opening, Maywood Public Library on Track to Being Debt-Free

Thursday, October 30, 2014 || By Michael Romain || Updated: 2:00 PM Executive Director Huntington says Library hopes to be out of debt by mid-year 2016 Last year around this time, the Maywood Public Library was closed. The venerable institution had experienced a shortfall in operating funds due to a drastic reduction in property tax revenue and a debt burden stemming from the financial costs of … Continue reading One Year After Closing and Re-Opening, Maywood Public Library on Track to Being Debt-Free

October Programming at the Maywood Public Library

Friday, September 26, 2014 || By COMMUNITY EDITOR Free Flu Shots at the Library On Monday, October 6, at 4:30 pm, nurses from the Loyola University Medical Center will be giving free flu shots in room 201 of the Maywood Public Library District.  There will be a limited number of shots, so arriving near 4:30 pm is advised. Health Screenings Loyola medical students will visit … Continue reading October Programming at the Maywood Public Library