September is Healthy Aging Month, Fountaindale Public LibraryEvery September, we recognize Healthy Aging Month as a time to focus on the health and well-being of older adults. It’s never too late to find a new career, sport, passion or hobby or to work on improving your health. Enjoy the free resources and services we have to offer, and join us for special events to help celebrate positive aging and work towards a healthier community.

Home Delivery Service

Patrons of all ages who reside within the Fountaindale Public Library District are eligible for Home Delivery Service if they are confined to their residences either temporarily due to illness or accident, or permanently due to illness, disability or other mobility issues. Upon request, outreach staff can also provide help with selecting materials and locating information on a specific topic. Patrons who qualify for Home Delivery Service may request books, audiobooks, DVDs, Playways, magazines, music CDs and more! For questions, or to sign up for Home Delivery Service, please contact Outreach Services at 630.685.4230 or

Virtual Activity Kits

Keep your mind active with our fun and interactive virtual activity kits, which have been created with our senior patrons in mind! These kits include books, music, movies, crafts and virtual tours with themes such as Tales and Travel, Hooray for History, Mystery Madness, Incredible Inventions and more. Have fun exploring from the comfort of your own home! Get started now at Want to see a new virtual activity kit? Email us at

Special Events for Seniors

Frank Lloyd Wright: Organic Architect
Thursday, September 8, noon
Recent popular books such as Nancy Horan’s Loving Frank have sparked a new interest in architect Frank Lloyd Wright. Learn about Frank Lloyd Wright and his architecture in the Midwest and elsewhere in this lecture. This event is just for adults ages 55 and older. A light lunch will be provided. Registration required. Sign up now!

Explore New Collections on the Bookmobile
Wednesday, September 7, 10–11 a.m. (IKEA, 750 E. Boughton Road)
Saturday, September 24, 10 a.m.–noon (Target, 1138 W. Boughton Road)
Our Bookmobile has more than just books and movies on its shelves. We recently added mobile Wi-Fi Hotspots, Rokus, Amazon Fire tablets and Memory Care Kits to our Bookmobile collection. Join us for a special demonstration of our newest collections, cool giveaways and more!

Steppin’ Out: American Songbook Hits
Friday, September 30, 1–2 p.m.
Levy Levy Senior Center
Listen to Matt and Cynthia belt out the hits of yesteryear! Each selection is cleverly introduced with interesting background facts about the many composers and famous artists that performed the song, so you’re sure to enjoy the trip down memory lane.

For questions, please contact Outreach Services at 630.685.4230.