Civic Lab

Civic Lab offers information, activities, and discussion on issues facing our community. The Civic Lab pops up at the library around different events and topics. Check out upcoming Civic Lab appearances below. If you’re interested in learning more about a previous topic, click on past events below.

Upcoming Events


Civic Lab Chat: COVID-19 Information and Misinformation: Digital Event

Thursday, April 2, 2020, 12:00 pm

Past Events


Civic Lab: How Do the Interwebs Read My Mind?

Tuesday, March 10, 2020, 1:00 pm


Civic Lab Coronavirus: Distinguishing Fears from Facts

Wednesday, February 26, 2020, 3:30 pm


Civic Lab: Decennial Census

Wednesday, February 26, 2020, 2:00 pm


Civic Lab: What Is a Primary Election?

Thursday, February 6, 2020, 3:00 pm


Civic Lab: World Hijab Day

Saturday, February 1, 2020, 1:00 pm


Civic Lab: Decennial Census

Thursday, January 30, 2020, 3:30 pm


Civic Lab: What to Know about Weed in Illinois

Friday, January 17, 2020, 11:30 am


Civic Lab: What to Know about Weed in Illinois

Monday, January 13, 2020, 2:00 pm