Library News


Free FAFSA Workshop

Posted on: September 20, 2016

Parents and Students Register to join our free FAFSA Workshop. Representatives from the Illinois Student Assistance Commission will help you fill out and submit your 2017 FAFSA! The workshop will be held at the Melrose Park Public Library on October 19 from 5-7pm You will need to bring the following documents in order to complete the FAFSA:

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Halloween Horror Read-Out Loud

Posted on: September 16, 2016

Here is your chance to “act-out” in the library!

Choose your favorite scary story to read or

perform in our “haunted” basement. Got stage fright? Just sit back and enjoy the spine-chilling show and tricky treats. Halloween costumes are optional but encouraged! All ages.

Wednesday, October 26th from 6-7 pm

 

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Teen Book Club

Posted on: September 16, 2016

Teen Book Club

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Movie Madness

Posted on: September 16, 2016

Spend an exciting evening at the library with your family and friends, watching a special movie and

enjoying some snacks! For all ages.                    

Wednesday, October 19th from 5-7 pm   

 

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Ready! Set! Tech!

Posted on: September 16, 2016

Come have fun experimenting with our amazing new tech toys and gadgets! Come in and play with our Magformers, Snap Circuits, Cubelets, and more! Grades 2–6.     

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Lego Club

Posted on: September 16, 2016

Calling all builders! The library will supply the LEGOs, you bring your imagination! Kids in grades K-6 are  invited to attend; kids ages 3-5 must attend with a parent.

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Make it @ Melrose

Posted on: September 16, 2016

Tweens come in to explore different kinds of     activities. Everything from sewing, cooking and other projects, have fun while learning new skills. Grades 4-8.                                                            

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Coloring Craze

Posted on: September 16, 2016

Our Adult Coloring Club is so popular, we've added a family friendly edition! Spend some creative time at the library and join the coloring craze! We’ll supply all the  materials you will need to color some amazing drawings.  Family fun fit for all ages. 

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ZAP!

Posted on: September 16, 2016

Zoo Adventure Passport!

Is a program from the Chicago Zoological Society

ZAP! 1:30 hour program for families with children ages 3-12

and its taking place at your local library

For more information about ZAP!

Call the Chicago Zoological Society at

708-688-8362

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Upcoming Fall Favorites 2016

Posted on: September 9, 2016

While September may signal the end to summer's long days and humid weather here in Melrose Park, it also begins our favorite fall publishing season.  Here are five titles we are looking forward to reading this fall. Feel free to place a hold online or give us a call and we'll place a hold for you.

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Tween Book Club

Posted on: September 6, 2016

Tween Book Club      

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. Gr. 4-8.              Thursday, September 29th from 4-5 pm

 

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Teen Book Club

Posted on: September 6, 2016

Teen Book Club

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