Back To School Block Party at Open Books Pilsen

Open Books, 2nd District Illinois State Representative, Theresa Mah, and 25th Ward Alderman Byron Sigcho Lopez invite you to a Back To School Block Party at Open Books Pilsen!

We will be giving away free backpacks, books, school supplies, giving out free haircuts, and more to gear up for the school year! There will be food, drinks, music, a special storytime, as well as arts & crafts! This event is co-sponsored by:

Chicago Children’s Museum
El Valor
SER Central States
Mural Park
ESDC
National Museum of Mexican Art
Gads Hill Center
ChicaGO Commons
Contratiempo
Frida Kahlo Community Organization
& more! RSVP NOW SO WE HAVE A GOOD COUNT!

Garage Sale at Pilsen Open Books

All kids books will be $1, all paperbacks $2, and all hardcovers $3. You can also fill up an entire box of books (35-40 books total) for only $40! The sale runs 10 am – 5 pm on all dates. Special discount box for teachers also available! No other deals or discounts can be used during this time.

Open Books Pilsen is located at 905 W. 19th St.
312 243 9776
[email protected]n-books.org

**No other deals apply during this sale**

A Winter Wonderland Storytime at Open Books Pilsen

THE PERFECT EVENT FOR PRE-K THROUGH 1ST GRADERS!

Join us Saturday, December 15 at Open Books Pilsen (905 W 19th St.) from 11 am – 12 noon for a very special Winter Wonderland Storytime! We will be reading snowy classics and fun new winter books! There will also be winter-themed holiday sing-a-longs with a guitar accompaniment as well as fun arts and crafts for kids to take home! Reserve a spot for your family now and come celebrate the holidays with us!

RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/356462515113859

Halloween/Día de los Muertos Storytime & Book Giveaway in Pilsen

On October 27 from 11 am – 12 noon, Open Books Pilsen welcomes all to a very special Halloween & Día de los Muertos Storytime! There will be live music, bi-lingual Storytime readings, book giveaways, arts & crafts, and more! Special prizes for those wearing costumes, this is open to all-ages!

80 Minutes Around The World: Immigration Storytelling

80 Minutes Around the World Immigration Storytelling show features the stories and experiences of immigrants and allies of various ages, backgrounds, genders and economic status. The show was born out of the need to combat the criminalization of immigrants and refugees by the current administration.