The Burnham Plan Centennial - Bold Plans, Big Dreams

Program Partners


The Eisenhower Public Library District, with its helpful expert staff, offers library services in a friendly environment to all residents of Harwood Heights and Norridge. The library actively provides reference service to community residents of all ages, using the library's entire collection and all appropriate sources. The library's collection consists of current and popular materials for persons of all ages and reading levels. Use of this collection is actively encouraged and promoted by the library staff.

As part of the Burnham Plan Centennial, the Eisenhower Public Library is one of 67 venues hosting Make Big Plans: Burnham's Vision of an American Metropolis. For more information on this exhibit and the public programs associated with it throughout the region, click here.

Partner Category: Civic and Non-Profit Organization

Centennial Activities

Tuesday, December 8, 2009 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Daniel Burnham: Master Planner

Eisenhower Public Library

Architectural consultant and preservationist Beth Johnson conducts a program about Daniel H. Burnham. [MORE]

Monday, November 30, 2009 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Global Warming: What's a Kid to Do?

Eisenhower Public Library

In the spirit of Daniel Burnham's forward-looking Plan of Chicago, Kidworks Touring Theatre Co. presents a “hands-on” exploration of climate changes around the world, told from the perspective of endangered animals and plants.

Eisenhower Public Library

Open to the public:
Monday through Thursday 9:00 am-9:00 pm; Friday & Saturday 9:00 am-5:00 pm; Sunday 1:00 pm-5:00 pm, September through May

Website: http://www.eisenhowerlibrary...

Eisenhower Public Library
4613 N. Oketo Ave.
Harwood Heights, IL 60706
708-867-1535 (fax)
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Contact: Ronald V. Stoch, Library Director

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