Dating back more than 100 years, a storied history precedes the 2003 debut of the renovated, 104,000-square-foot…More library located at 834 Lake Street. What began as James W. Scoville's public-lending library in 1902, has turned into a full-service public institution that's gone through several expansions and renovations.
Today, Oak Park's library system serves approximately 53,000 people through three branches. The collection includes books for all literary tastes and an extensive multimedia collection. At the main branch, guests can peruse the creative works of local artists, partake in book club discussions or schedule a viewing of the library's special Ernest Hemingway collection. Check the website for a more updated schedule of its wonderful public programs and activities.
World Fashion Inc 1117 Lake St, Oak Park, IL60301 World Fashion Inc is just that--a collection of designs from various fashion capitals of the world. The store itself has…More a cool and edgy vibe. Owner Rayshawn strives to find the most unique fashions and well-known brands for men and women.
Village Laundromat 14 Chicago Ave, Oak Park, IL60302 Village Laundromat has been around since the 1950s. Current owner Roy Burton's laundromat features an amazingly large…More collection of 'Super Giant' machines from Sweden, that can handle up to 75 lbs. in one load.