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Winter Giving programs underway


The Park Ridge Library is honored to partner with these local organizations to help make the holiday season brighter this year for those in need.

Holiday Food Drive
Now through Friday, December 13

Help the City of Park Ridge and the Maine Township Youth Commission restock the Maine Township Food Pantry during its annual non-perishable food drive. A collection container can be found in the Library’s first floor lobby and at various locations throughout the City. Collection will continue until Friday, December 13th.

Cozy Comforts Drive
Friday, November 29 – Monday, December 23

We will be collecting new hats, scarves, mittens and gloves to be donated to WINGS, a local organization helping people in need. Children’s items can be taken to the Children’s Department, and adult items to Reader Services.

The Harbour Gift Card Drive
Friday, November 29 – Monday, December 23

Donate gift cards of any amount to The Harbour, a nonprofit organization providing shelter and counseling to homeless and neglected teens. Gift cards can be dropped off in the Children’s Department.

Toys for Tots
Saturday, November 16 – Wednesday, December 11

New, unwrapped toys can be dropped off at the Library's Circulation desk, Administration Department at City Hall or to the Park Ridge Police Department.

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