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Diwali: Festival of Lights

Des Plaines Public Library has a tradition of celebrating the many cultures that make up our vibrant community. In October our focus is on India and Diwali: Festival of Lights, an important Hindu holiday celebrated around the world. Explore

Special Event

It’s Our Friends of the Library’s 65th Anniversary

Join us in the lobby for a slice of cake to celebrate! 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday, October 22: 10:00am - 6:00pm More Info

Day 4 of Diwali: Festival of Lights

Diwali in the Religions of India

Learn the history and specific religious meanings and practices that surround Diwali. Thursday, October 24 7:00pm - 8:00pm Register

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