Library News


Game On @your library

November 13, 2014

The next Game On will be on June 11th at 11:00am 

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Quick Reads

November 13, 2014

“Short Stories, Published as Standalone Reads” (Book Coasters) 

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Affordable Care Act Enrollment @ the MPPL

November 10, 2014

Representatives from Connections will be in the Fresco Room at the Melrose Park Public Library to provide bilingual assistance for the Affordable Care Act enrollment process on the following dates:

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Affordable Care Act Enrollment

November 4, 2014

Representatives from Connections will be at the Melrose Park Public Library to provide bilingual assistance for the Affordable Care Act enrollment process on the following dates:

Saturday, November 8: 10am-1pm

Monday, November 10: 10am-7pm

Saturday, November 15: 10am-1pm

Monday, November 17:  10am-7pm

Saturday, November 22: 10am-1pm

Monday, November 24: 10am-7pm

Saturday, December 6: 10am-7pm

Monday, December 8: 10am-1pm

Saturday, December 13: 10am-1pm

 

 

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Cardmaking & Papercrafts

October 20, 2014

By popular demand, the Melrose Park Public Library will be offering a second installment to our Scrapbooking & Papercrafts program, with a seasonal focus on cardmaking.

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Teen Book Club

October 20, 2014

Click on the book covers to be taken to our catalog so you can put books on hold!

May

May's meeting will be Tuesday, May 26th from 5-6 p.m. Our craft is to be determined. If you have ideas for a craft email Rose at laroccor@mpplibrary.org. Here's what we're reading for May:

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Books vs. Movies

October 20, 2014

These young adult books are just a handful of the many have been made into movies. Which do you prefer? The book or the movie? If you've read the book and seen the movie, come in to the Melrose Park Public Library and let one of the Youth Services Librarians know which one you liked better. We'll give a free button!

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Native American Heritage Month

October 15, 2014

Commemorate Native American Heritage Month this November by exploring Native American history and culture with the resources below. Divided into two parts, the first can be freely accessed on the Internet, while the second part is reserved for library cardholders. Under “Freely Accessible on the Internet,” you will find links to academic and government collections and online exhibits, spanning a wide-range of scope in space and time.

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What to Read Next

October 14, 2014

3/3/15

March is Women's History Month. Check out this website for an interactive history lesson (it's fun, seriously).

2/24/15

 

1/12/15

NPR has ranked the 100 Best-Ever Teen Novels! Click below to find out if your favorites made the list!

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Halloween Horror Read-Out

September 18, 2014

Here is your opportunity to ‘act-out’ in the library.

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Apple Festival

September 15, 2014
 

Explore the different varieties of apples with a presentation featuring taste tests, before selecting your favorite to make a gourmet caramel apple at the library. Each participant will be guided through the process of:

  1. Dipping an apple in a caramel sauce.

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Scrapbooking & Papercrafts

August 18, 2014

Come and enjoy a morning of Scrapbooking with Nora at the Melrose Park Public Library. Discover different techniques in scrapbooking as we work on simple to elaborate page layouts and explore print and electronic resources provided by the library.

 

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