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Books into Movies - Unknown

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.


Adult Summer Reading Program

Thank you for participating in the Summer Reading Program.

​We can't wait to do it again in 2015!


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

Dream Interpretation Workshop


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.






Understanding Medicare Basics 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:

"That Sweepstakes Gal"

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!

Library Anywhere - Library catalog and website on your mobile devices

Library Anywhere mobile websiteMelrose Park Library Mobile Website

The library catalog and website are now available on your mobile devices. Whether you have an iPhone, Android based device, or Blackberry, you can now access your library anywhere.


• Search the Catalog

Valentine's Day Family Craft


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.

Herramientas para Usar el Catálogo de Libros

LibX Toolbar

Esta barra de herramientas te deja buscar libro en SWAN y ENCORE directo de tu navegador.

Para usuarios de Firefox : Por favor baje esta herramienta.

Para usuarios de Internet Explorer : Por favor baje esta herramienta.


Simple Browser Plugin

Encore Search (Search the Melrose Park Library Collection using ENCORE)

Swan Browser Search (Search the Melrose Park Library Collection using SWAN)

Youth Swan Search (Search the Youth Collection at Melrose Park Library)

Spanish Encore (Search for items in Spanish)

Estamos Hablando Sobre Libros!

Food related book covers at your library

We are Talking About Books

Si amas los libros o te gusta hablar de ellos, pero no quieres estar atado a un titulo, acompáñenos en Estamos Hablando Sobre Libros!

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