General Information About the Rakow Branch
For the first time in its 135 year history, the Gail Borden Public Library District opened its first branch. Opened on August 15, 2009, the “Rakow Branch,” located at 2751 W. Bowes Road, features a popular collection, a computer café, Zen gardens and a small “family room” with a fireplace. An external DVD dispenser, one of the first in a North American library, operates during all hours of the day and night, 365 days of the year.
The 10,000 square foot building, designed for expansion for up to 30,000 square feet, features environmentally sustainable elements and received gold LEED certification. (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design).
Helping girls cultivate values, social conscience and self-esteem, while also teaching them critical life skills that will enable them to succeed as adults.
Girl Scouts of Northern Illinois (GSNI) serves over 17,000 girls and 4,000 adults in 16 counties in northern Illinois. Our mission is to build girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place. Through a variety of leadership-oriented and girl-led programming, girls participate in age-appropriate activities in the areas of Healthy Living, STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math), Financial Literacy, Outdoor and Environmental Awareness, and Community Service.
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Fox River Room
Providing spectacular views of the Fox River, this 4,400 square foot space accommodates up to 280 guests. From banquets and events to meetings and trade shows, each gathering is completely customizable to meet your needs. With a balcony offering private views of the river, the Fox River Room will make your event one-of-a-kind. Audio Visual equipment and services available
Philanthropic arm of Grand Victoria Casino. Mission is to assist Illinois communities in their efforts to pursue systemic solutions to problems in specific areas of education, economic development, and environment.