Library News Blog


Airmail

December 3, 2012

A fresco by Edwin Boyd Johnson

June 1935

The Treasury Section of Fine Arts announces a competition to design and paint a nine foot wide by four foot, six inch high mural for the Melrose Park Post Office.

 

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Free Online Learning Services

September 14, 2012

There are a number of ways for Melrose Park Library patrons to take advantage of learning opportunities online. 

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Voter Registration Drive

August 13, 2012

PLAN Parents are hosting a voter registration drive at various locations including the Melrose Park Library.

August 13,2012 - August 16, 2012

2pm - 6pm

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New Look for Media On Demand

July 12, 2012

New Login Procedure for Media on Demand

Enter library barcode

Located on the back of your Melrose Park library card

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Books into Movies - Unknown

June 25, 2012

Our next Books into Movies screening is Unknown starring Liam Neeson. This film is based on the book, Out of My Head, by Didier Van Cauwelaert. Join us on Saturday, July 21st at 11:00 am for this psychological thriller. If you would like to read the book first we'll have copies available at the adult services desk.

 

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Adult Summer Reading Program

May 31, 2012

 

Summer Reading
Program 2015
June 15th - July 27th

 

Thank you to the following local businesses for donating Summer Reading Prizes last year:

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Dream Interpretation Workshop

February 24, 2012

 

Dream Interpretation Workshop

Dreams are the language of the Inner Life

Discover what your dreams are trying to tell you. Join us as Spiritual Coach Saren O’Hara presents a Dream Interpretation Workshop at the Melrose Park Public Library on Wednesday, March 14 at 7pm. Call or email the Reference Desk to register for this free program at 708.649.7485.

 

 

 

 

 

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Understanding Medicare Basics 2012

January 18, 2012

Understanding MedicareLearn what you need to know about "Understanding Medicare Basics: 2012.

Join us on Tuesday evening for a presentation led by a representative from BlueCross BlueShield of Illinois.

Topics of discussion include:

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"That Sweepstakes Gal"

January 18, 2012

Cindy Sykora, who has won dozens of sweepstakes and prizes, will share her tips and tricks on Saturday, June 23: 11am, at the Melrose Park Public Library. Please call the Reference Desk (708-343-3391 x2) for reservations. All audience members will be eligible to win Bakers Square Gift Cards in our own Mini-Sweepstakes!
 

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Valentine's Day Family Craft

December 28, 2011

 

Valentines Day Family CraftWe are hosting another  family-friendly craft just in time for Valentine’s Day.

Drop by the library any time between 11am and 12:30 on Saturday, February  11th  to paint a Ceramic Heart Ornament, decorate a Heart Frame, or make a Valentine’s Day Card Using the art of Kirigami. Kirigami is a variation of Origami that includes cutting the paper.

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