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Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library, Chicago

Have a Child between 0-5 and live in North Lawndale? Register Here!

Live in zip code 60623 or 60624?

Sign up below and your child will start receiving books within 6 weeks.


Join Us for our Kick Off Party at The Skyline Conference Room, 3750 W. Ogden Ave. Chicago, IL 60623 from 11am-1pm

Open Books invites all North Lawndale families to join us in celebrating the official launch of Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library in Chicago! The event is co-sponsored by Illinois Action for Children, the Steans Family Foundation, and the Lawndale Christian Health Center.

Come learn more about the program, register your child in person, and enjoy:

  • free book and toy giveaways
  • face-painting
  • a special Storytime reading, featuring authors Veronica Appleton, Corey D. Williams, and former Chicago Bear, Israel Idonije!

Community organizations such as the North Lawndale Employment Network, the Chicago Public Library, and Turning the Page will also be at the event with information about the resources they offer. We hope to see you there!

Open Books Presents Dolly Parton's Imagination Library Chicago

Coming Soon

– Locations with paper forms
– Events where we’ll be taking registrations
– Open Books Storytime Giveaway events!