Library News


ESL Conversation Cafe

Posted on: July 19, 2016

Practice English conversation, reading, and writing with the Literacy Volunteers of Western Cook County. No need to register, Call (708) 848-8499 for more information.

¡Practica conversación, lectura y escritura en inglés! Los miércoles 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. Sin necesidad de registrarse Favor llamar para confirmar el horario si lo desea (708) 848-8499.

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Big Library Read

Posted on: June 23, 2016

Join one of the largest global eBook clubs

Big Library Read is an international program that gives libraries and library patrons unlimited simultaneous access to a popular title during the program dates, creating a virtual, global eBook club. You can borrow A Murder In Time using a valid library card,without worrying about wait lists or holds.

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Stay and Play

Posted on: June 14, 2016

Participate in our lively and interactive weekly playtime for great fun with stories, music, puzzles and toys. For families with children 5 years old and younger.

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Tween Book CLub

Posted on: June 14, 2016

Come and join the new tween book club! We'll choose some amazing books to read, rate our favorites and have great fun talking about them. Grades 4-6

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Go for the Gold!

Posted on: June 14, 2016

Compete in fun physical activities and take away a gold medal! Join us for exciting games, snacks, and prizes for children in grades 1-4.

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Great Grains

Posted on: June 11, 2016

Come on in and have a delicious taste of grains on us. We will provide everything you will need. All ages welcome!

It's a small class setting where the importance of grains is discussed and demonstrated.. Everyone will have a chance to taste the delicious creation!

 

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Sidewalk Chalk Day!

Posted on: June 11, 2016

Help us decorate the sidewalk around the library in honor of the 4th of July Weekend. Lets get Creative! All ages welcome!

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Ravinia Tickets

Posted on: June 1, 2016

The Melrose Park Public Library has free lawn passes to select Ravinia concerts. These passes will be distributed to patrons on a first-come, first-served basis. Please visit or call the Adult Services Desk (708-649-7485) to request your tickets!

The following passes are available:

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Adult Summer Reading Program 2016

Posted on: May 25, 2016

June 13th - July 25th

Exercise your mind this summer by joining the Adult Summer Reading Team. 

Everyone 14 and older is welcome to participate—no tryouts are necessary! It’s an easy and enjoyable way to flex your mental muscles by reading and using the library—all equipment is free and provided by the MPPL.

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Arts and Crafts

Posted on: May 23, 2016

Arts & Crafts                                                                     

 The library is hosting a weekly craft event for kids to make a special treasure to take home. Grades 1-6.

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Summer Reading Registration Begins

Posted on: May 23, 2016

Come see what enticing new books and programs we have for our community!

Summer Reading Registration Begins today

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Family Zumba

Posted on: May 23, 2016

Family Zumba

Zumba dancing is exhilarating fun for the whole family. Get active with these action packed music classes. All ages welcome!

Friday, June 24th from 2-3 pm

 

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