The library offers a variety of programs for adults and young adults grades 7 and up. You may register online through the calendar, in person at the Ask Us Desk, or by calling 630/887-8760 ext. 239.

Upcoming Programs

  • Mrs. Lincoln and Mrs. Kennedy: A Living History Portrayal
    When: Wednesday, February 17, 2016 7:00 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Meeting Room

    Historical interpreters Leslie Goddard and Laura Keyes bring Mrs. Lincoln and Mrs. Kennedy to life in an imagined meeting at the Smithsonian Museum.  They reminisce about living in the White House, negotiating the role of First Lady, and the challenges they endured after their husbands' deaths.
  • Thursday Afternoon Movie: Ricki and the Flash
    When: Thursday, February 18, 2016 1:30 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Meeting Room

    Thursday Afternoon Movies Starts at 2 p.m. Doors open at 1:30 p.m. Register at calendar.ippl.info, by calling 630/887-8760 ext. 239, or at the Adult Ask Us Desk. Sponsored by the Friends of IPPL.
  • The Foot Soldier's Journey
    When: Sunday, February 21, 2016 2:00 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Meeting Room

    Thomas Armstrong, co-author of Autobiography of a Freedom Rider: My Life as a Foot Soldier for Civil rights, offers a stunning first-person account of growing up on the front lines of the Civil Rights struggle. 
  • 4th Wednesdays: A History of the Chicago "L"
    When: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 1:00 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Meeting Room

    Greg Borzo, author of The Chicago "L",  takes you on a ride through time as he tells the story of this celebrated Chicago transit system.
  • Movies and More--The Walk
    When: Thursday, March 03, 2016 2:00 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Meeting Room


  • Learn about Assistive Technology and Homebound Services
    When: Wednesday, March 09, 2016 2:00 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Lobby

    Talk with staff about the assistive technology we have available for those with vision, hearing or physical concerns as well as the services we offer for homebound patrons.
  • Movies and More--The Intern
    When: Thursday, March 17, 2016 2:00 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Meeting Room

  • Books on Tap @ Whole Foods
    When: Thursday, April 14, 2016 7:00 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District

    Share what you're reading and learn about other great books from your friends and neighbors (and library staff!). Join us for a casual conversation about all things books at Whole Foods Market in Willowbrook (6300 S. Kingery Hwy.).
  • Movies and More--Bridge of Spies
    When: Thursday, April 21, 2016 2:00 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Meeting Room

  • Movies and More--Suffragette
    When: Thursday, May 05, 2016 2:00 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Meeting Room

  • Movies and More--Steve Jobs
    When: Thursday, May 19, 2016 2:00 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Meeting Room

  • Book Club Party
    When: Wednesday, June 15, 2016 7:00 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Meeting Room

    Book Clubs: Join us for a party to mingle with other book clubs, discover new book ideas, and share your favorite discussion titles.