Library News


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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I SPY Banned Book! All ages

Posted on: September 6, 2016

I Spy Banned Books

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Ready! Set! Tech!

Posted on: September 6, 2016

Ready! Set! Tech!

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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Second Annual Tea Party

Posted on: August 22, 2016

Finger sandwiches, cookies  and tea will be provided

 

 

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October Lanterns

Posted on: August 22, 2016

Turn an ordinary Mason Jar into a festive Halloween Lantern with paint and decorations. Just insert a candle to enjoy a spooktacular effect! If you have a jar, bring it with you, if not, we will provide you with one. All ages are welcome, children 10 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Saturday, October 15: 11am

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Banned Books Movie

Posted on: August 19, 2016

Enjoy a special movie that was based on banned book. We will have a few choices and vote for the winner. For all ages.                                                                            

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Stay and Play

Posted on: August 19, 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 or younger.                                                     

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Make it @ Melrose

Posted on: August 19, 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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Lego Club

Posted on: August 19, 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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Meals & Memories: A Collection of Melrose Park Recipes

Posted on: August 18, 2016

Sharing recipes is a wonderful tradition and we need yours! The Melrose Park Public Library is publishing a cookbook featuring the best recipes from our community. Please share your best recipes and memories. Your name will be printed with your recipe. You can return your recipe and memories to the library, send it via email to: recipes@MPPLibrary.org, or  submit your recipe online.

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