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- A cultural pass program that provides discounts at museums, historical societies, zoos, arts centers, recreational facilities, and more around the stats.
- Locations added often.
- Download or stream great music without ads or subscription fees
- Download 5 songs a week - from Sony's entire catalog
- Stream up to 5 hours a day, every day
- use your computer or download the app for your mobile device
- Instantly borrow free digital movies, ebooks and more, 24/7 with Hoopla
- Use your computer or download the app for your mobile device
- Stream critically-acclaimed movies, classic cinema, inspiring documentaries, foreign films, and a collection just for kids.
- Stream up to 10 films per month, per cardholder.
- Watch unlimited films in the Kanopy Kids collection.
- Stream on your computer, TV, phone, or tablet.
Use it for: Movie night or learning about something new
- Free or discounted admission to Chicagoland museums, zoos, and cultural institutions.
- Available for checkout at the Adult and youth Reference Desks.