Thursday, September 4, 2014

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Library Books Due / OPRFHS Digital Library

All books are due by May 19th.  Please be sure to return any library items you have out by that date to the OPRFHS library.

Still want to check out books from the library over the summer?  You can!  Our digital library of ebooks and audiobooks is always available through OverDrive 24/7.  Just download the OverDrive Media Console onto your device to browse our collection and check out books.  Contact Ms. Hooper with any questions:

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Abe Winner and OPPL Events

2014 Abe Award Winner for the state of Illinois!

The OPRFHS students who voted for the 2014 Abe Lincoln Book Award chose the same book as the rest of the high school students in Illinois: John Green's The Fault in Our Stars. Be sure you see the movie, which comes out June 6th!



Also, the Oak Park Public Library has a lot going on now!

Cosplay at the Maze Branch, April 24th
Manga MiniCon at the Main Library, May 10th
Battle of the Bands in Scoville Park, June 14th

You can also apply now for the Teen Summer Volunteer Program!

Friday, March 14, 2014

2014 Abe Award Winner (just in OPRFHS....not the state)

The OPRFHS students who participated in voting for the 2014 Abe Lincoln Award (Illinois High School Students' Choice Award) chose The Fault in Our Stars by John Green out of the 22 nominees (FYI, the movie comes out June 6th)!  I will post the actual Abe Lincoln Award winner chosen by all Illinois high school students next week.

Also, the 2015 Abe nominees are arriving in the library!  There are some great books on the list.  Stop by the library to reserve a 2015 Abe.  Here is the list: 2015 Abe LibGuide

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

It's Time to Vote for the Abe Lincoln Book Award!

It's time for high school students in the state of Illinois to vote for the book they feel should win the Abe Lincoln Book Award (Illinois High School Students' Choice Award)!

Vote by clicking HERE.  Remember, you must have read at least 4 books from the 22 nominated books to be eligible to vote.  Students have until March 14th to vote.  The winner will be announced the week before spring break.  All nominated books are available in the OPRFHS library.

There are also paper ballots available in the library.