SSCHPL Local History Project Featured in Daily Southtown

Check out this article about our efforts to preserve our area’s history!

Landmarks: A letter from 1900 unearthed in library archive sheds light on Steger’s origin story: Chicago Tribune

(If you are not a subscriber, you can pick up a copy of the article at the library.)

Please be part of this project – whether your family has been in the area for 1 year or 100 years, we’d love to collect short stories from your life.

If you are interested in contributing stories, photos, or other artifacts, visit us here:
SSCH Local History Archive ->
Southland Story Bridge Project ->

Check out the Illinois Philharmonic Orchestra with your library card!

It’s easy to check out IPO, the Southland’s largest performing arts organization!

Simply visit SSCHPL and use your library card to receive two tickets to an IPO concert this season.

Patrons may receive free tickets up to two times in a season.

You will receive a pass that you bring to the box office on the night of the concert to exchange for your tickets.

Limited passes are available.