Library News


Summer Reading Kick-Off!

Posted on: May 23, 2016

Come to the library to sign up for our Summer Reading program and have an ice cream bar on us!

Friday, June 10th from 11am - 1pm

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Go for the Gold!

Posted on: May 12, 2016

Go for the Gold!

Compete in fun physical activities and take away a gold medal! Join us for exiting games, snacks, and prizes for children in grades 1-4. Thursdays, June 16th and 30th from 2-3 pm

 

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MPPL Book Sale

Posted on: May 4, 2016

The MPPL Book Sale is Back! The sale will run from Monday, May 9- Friday, May 27 during regular library hours.  All books are priced at 25₵ each. Bags of books may be purchased for $4.00.

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Community Health Fair

Posted on: April 18, 2016

Representatives from Westlake Hospital will provide health information and a number of Free Health Screenings at the Melrose Park Public Library.

Free Screenings Include:

  • Blood Pressure check-ups
  • Glucose
  • Cholesterol
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Bone Density
  • Body Mass Index
  • West Cook YMCA info

Saturday, May 14th 2016
10:00am – 1:00pm

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5 de Mayo Decorations

Posted on: April 18, 2016

 

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Tween Book Club

Posted on: April 15, 2016

We will be discussing Nightmares by Jason Segel

Abstract from Swan:  Twelve-year-old Charlie and his friends must stopnightmares from taking over their town before it's too late. 

 

Come and join the new tween club! We’ll choose some amazing books to read, rate our favorites, and have great fun talking all about them. Snacks will be provided! Grades 4-6.

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Ready! Set! Tech!

Posted on: April 15, 2016

Join our monthly club and have fun experimenting with our new tech toys and gadgets! Grades 2-5

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Family Movie Night

Posted on: April 15, 2016

Spend an exciting evening at the library with your family and friends, watching a special movie and  enjoying some snacks! For all ages.

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Arts and Crafts

Posted on: April 15, 2016

It's 5 (cinco) de Mayo!  we will be crafty and create a niffty item for mothers day with a twist of mexican culture.

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Operation Care Package

Posted on: April 6, 2016

Proviso Public Parnership sumado Care Package Operación para enviar paquetes a las tropas estacionadas en el extranjero. Melrose Park Library es ahora un punto de recogida de donaciones. artículos por favor traer artículos sugeridos a la biblioteca antes del 29 de abril de 2016.

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Kiddieland Limited Party

Posted on: March 23, 2016

ALL ABOARD! The Kiddieland Limited Party is from 2:00pm to 7:00pm. 

There will be cotton candy, popcorn, and sno-cones served from 5:30pm - 6:30pm.

Share old memories and make some new ones.

Toot the train whistle and take your photo in the engineers cab!

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Tween Book Club

Posted on: March 10, 2016

Come and join the new tween club! We’ll choose some amazing books to read, rate our favorites, and have great fun talking all about them. Snacks will be provided! Grades 4-6.

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