Articles written by Lizzy Boden

Sorted by date  Results 1 - 4 of 4

  • Wintering with the Hinsdale Public Library

    Lizzy Boden|Updated Dec 27, 2023

    Before you know it, the New Year's ball will drop and January will begin. The carols will stop, the tree will be on the curb, the string lights will go dim and we will enter the deepest depths of winter. Maybe you can tell: Winter isn't really my thing. I love the promise of a new year and I can't wait to welcome 2024, but ... I wish I could do it without the letdown of the holidays ending and the Darkness pressing in upon me. The good news is, the Hinsdale Public Library is...

  • Library resources rival Amazon, Audible, Netflix

    Lizzy Boden|Updated Feb 22, 2023

    If you're doing more and more of your reading and watching online, you're not alone. Digital sales and streaming services continue to grow. But before you give your credit card number to one more service, check out the thousands of books, ebooks, magazines, TV shows and movies you can borrow from your local library. Getting started is easy. Just open the "Digital Library" tab on our website. For most of the resources listed here, there's a "Show Me How" video link right below...

  • 'Chop' up delicious new recipes with HPL

    Lizzy Boden|Updated Feb 23, 2022

    After a long and snowy winter, we are so excited that spring is just around the corner. It's the perfect season to flip through cookbooks and find new recipes that celebrate fresh, local vegetables. We happen to have an amazing selection just waiting for you on our shelves right now. • "Cook Real Hawai'i" by Sheldon Simeon One of the NYTimes best cookbooks of 2021. See Simeon on Tuesday, April 5, with the AAPI Communities in Conversation author series. Find out more at https:/...

  • High schoolers invited to join Junior Advisory Board

    Lizzy Boden|Updated Oct 27, 2021

    Calling all high school students! Are you interested in learning more about the Hinsdale Public Library and helping plan the kinds of programs you and your friends would enjoy? Consider joining our new Junior Advisory Board. Starting in January 2022, the first small group of students to join will brainstorm ideas for library programs, assist our youth services staff with their popular summer reading club for kids and learn what goes on "behind the scenes" at the library. This...