Our catalogue contains large selection of contemporary and classical Czech books. Genres range from poems and fairy tales to drama and encyklopedia. Our specialty is a section with Czech textbooks that can help you yo dust off your forgotten second language.
The library is located at 5701 W. 22nd Pl in Cicero, Illinois. The books can be returned and lent out on Saturdays from 10 AM to 4 PM when the T. G. Masaryk Czech School is in operation. Loan period is two weeks, but there is an exception for textbooks.
Library patron registration fee is $25 a year. The registration is free for students who attend classes for kids or classes for adults at the T. G. Masaryk Czech School!
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Klára is the initiator and organizer of all efforts that lead to the opening of the library. Without her love and passion for Czech literature of all kinds the project would never happen.
Vojta is the nerdy IT guy behind the scenes, to whom you should send an email, in case of the very rare circumstance that something doesn’t work here.
For several years now Irena has been sacrificing precious luggage space (previously set aside for edible and drinkable goods) in order to smuggle children’s books from the Czech Republic into the U.S.