Library News


We want to know what you think about our Foreign Language Collection

Posted on: March 9, 2017 Take a moment to let us know what you think about the Foreign Language Collection at the Melrose Park Public Library. Read Full Post


I Spy Dr. Seuss

Posted on: February 17, 2017

Celebrate Dr. Seuss’s birthday with a game of “I Spy!” Pick up a worksheet at the Youth Services desk and spy the different Dr. Seuss items all over our room. Then turn it in for a small prize! All ages.

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Ready! Set! Tech!

Posted on: February 16, 2017

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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Tween Scene

Posted on: February 16, 2017

Ever feel out of the loop? Come to tween scene and talk bout everything from local to worldwide, Trump to Lady Gaga.

If it’s interesting bring it up. Let’s get caught up together!

Meets the last Wednesday of the month. For grades 4 - 8.

TWEEN SCENE: KNOW MORE. SEE MORE. DO MORE.

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Make it @Melrose

Posted on: February 16, 2017

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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[Canceled] King-Sized Quilling Decor!

Posted on: January 31, 2017

This program has been canceled.

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Make it @ Melrose

Posted on: January 17, 2017

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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Free Tax Counseling for the Elderly

Posted on: January 10, 2017

Appointments may be made starting January 30, 2017.

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

Eisenhower Public Library

Melrose Park Public Library

Proviso Towndhip Office

Norridge Senior Assistance

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Taste of New Orleans

Posted on: December 13, 2016

Learn to Cook with Chef Michael! Join us to learn Louisiana style cooking just in time for Mardi Gras! You will learn the ingredients, spices, and methods that go into this style of cooking. Walking out, we hope you feel a little bit closer to New Orleans.

 

Saturday, February 18, 11am

 

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Lego Club

Posted on: December 13, 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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Coloring Craze

Posted on: December 13, 2016

Our Adult Coloring Club is so popular, we've added a family friendly edition! Spend some creative time at the library and join the coloring craze! We’ll supply all the  materials you will need to color some amazing drawings.  Family fun fit for all ages. 

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Stay and Play

Posted on: December 13, 2016

Join our lively and interactive weekly playtime for great fun with stories, music, puzzles and toys. Ages 1 - 5.

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