Knitting and Needlework Club


Posted on January 21, 2014

​Bring your needles, yarn, and projects to the library on the last Tuesday of the month.

Join us at 2pm in the Fresco room to share ideas, tips, and mingle with other needlecrafters.

The Knitting and Needlework club is open to people of all skills. 


Free Tax Counseling for the Elderly


Posted on January 15, 2014

Appointments may be made starting January 27, 2014.

Have you had your taxes completed? If not, RSVP to set-up an appointment.

Tax returns will be prepared at the following locations:
Triton College
Elmwood Park Senior Center
Melrose Park Public Library
Proviso Township Office
Norridge Senior Assistance Center
Leyden Township Senior Center

For information or an appointment, call:

(708) 456-0300, Ext. 3895


Chocolate Desserts


Posted on January 7, 2014

Chef Michael Maddox will present a culinary program featuring three delectable chocolate desserts. Join us on Saturday February 15 at 11am to learn how to create three edible masterpieces and stay afterward to sample the goodies!


ACT Practice Exam


Posted on December 12, 2013

The Princeton Review will host a free full-length practice ACT exam at the Melrose Park Library on January 18th from 10:00am - 2:00pm.

​Please register by January 15th at the Adult Services desk or on our website. 


New Holiday Closings


Posted on December 6, 2013

December 23rd - January 1st 2014

The library will be getting new flooring for the New Year!

 

Place holds before December 13th.

Starting the 13th you won't be able to place new holds.

 


Healthcare Enrollment


Posted on November 21, 2013

Enrollment Dates for ACA Health Coverage​​

Proviso Township Mental Health Commission will be at the Melrose Park Library every Friday starting this December. They will help people sign up for Health Care coverage. Please call (708.240.4435) or email (affordablecare@ptmhc.org) for an appointment. 

Every Friday 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Melrose Park Library

801 North 19th Ave (Broadway)
Melrose Park, IL 60160


International Games Day


Posted on September 20, 2013

Join us on Saturday, November 16th from 10:30am-1:00pm for International Games Day @your library. We will provide games and snacks. Test your skills at strategy games like Chess, play video games, board games, or  participate in Musical Bingo. Feel free to bring your own games and don’t forget to invite your friends!


Proviso Township Property Tax and Flood Disaster Workshop with Rep. Kathleen Willis


Posted on June 21, 2013

Monday, July 15
6:30pm to 8:30pm

Melrose Park Village Hall Multi-Purpose Room
1000 N 25th Ave., Melrose Park

Stop by to hear from experts about how you can appeal your property tax assessment. Flooding victims will also receive information about help available to those whose houses have structural damage. Documentation is required for appeals, so please call if you would like more information 708-562-6970.


Learn a new language for free through the Melrose Park Library!


Posted on June 13, 2013

Learning a new language with Mango Languages is free for all library patrons, and offers a fast and convenient solution for our community’s increasing language-learning needs. Each lesson combines real life situations and audio from native speakers with simple, clear instructions. The courses are presented with an appreciation for cultural nuance and real-world application that integrates components of vocabulary, pronunciation, grammar and culture.


Adult Summer Reading 2013


Posted on May 15, 2013

Summer Reading 2013


Back to Books Grant Awarded to Melrose Park Library


Posted on May 1, 2013

Building Bilingual Bridges with Books Secretary of State/State Librarian Jesse White recently announced that the Melrose Park Public Library was one of the recipients of the FY13 “Back to Books” grant.


Tax Information 2013


Posted on January 9, 2013

Order tax forms

Call the IRS 1-800-829-3676 to request federal tax forms.

Call Illinois Revenue 1-800-356-6302 for state tax forms.