If you liked The Innocent Man: Murder and Injustice in a Small Town by John Grisham
The Innocent Man presents the real-life case of Ron Williamson, a mentally ill former baseball player who was wrongfully convicted and sentenced to death for the 1982 murder of a 21-year-old woman in Ada, Oklahoma.
An exhibit called Thinking Money is coming to the Library, so we asked teens and tweens to take a second to think about money.
Specifically: how much does it cost to raise a child from birth to age 18 in the U.S. today?
And what is compound interest?
Grab your picnic basket, chairs and blankets and join the fun this summer in Town Square!
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Kids ages 5 to 14 are invited to create an original bookmark based on our Summer Challenge theme: Make a Better World.
Pick up a contest form at the kidsZone Desk, or at one of the branch libraries in Hoffman Estates or Hanover Park.
Return the form by Friday, May 11.
Winning bookmarks will be featured during our Summer Challenge. One entry per child.