Library News


Adult Summer Reading Program 2016

May 25, 2016

June 13th - July 22nd

Exercise your mind this summer by joining the Adult Summer Reading Team. 

Everyone 14 and older is welcome to participate—no tryouts are necessary! It’s an easy and enjoyable way to flex your mental muscles by reading and using the library—all equipment is free and provided by the MPPL.

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Arts and Crafts

May 23, 2016

Arts & Crafts                                                                     

 The library is hosting a weekly craft event for kids to make a special treasure to take home. Grades 1-6.

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Summer Reading Registration Begins

May 23, 2016

Come see what enticing new books and programs we have for our community!

Summer Reading Registration Begins today

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Family Zumba

May 23, 2016

Family Zumba

Zumba dancing is exhilarating fun for the whole family. Get active with these action packed music classes. All ages welcome!

Friday, June 24th from 2-3 pm

 

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Get Gaming!

May 23, 2016

Get Gaming

Rule the summer by being the king of gaming! Come in and play some awesome video games with us. Gr. 1-6

Friday, June  17th  from 2-3 pm

 

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Parfait Party

May 23, 2016

Stop by and have a delicious parfait on us. We will provide everything you will need. All Ages Welcome!

Thursday June 23rd from 2-3pm

 

 

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Summer Reading Kick-Off!

May 23, 2016

Come to the library to sign up for our Summer Reading program and have an ice cream bar on us!

Friday, June 10th from 11am - 1pm

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Summer Hours

May 17, 2016

The Melrose Park Public Library will be closed on Saturdays from June 24-September 3. Regular Saturday hours will resume on September 10.

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Go for the Gold!

May 12, 2016

Go for the Gold!

Compete in fun physical activities and take away a gold medal! Join us for exiting games, snacks, and prizes for children in grades 1-4. Thursdays, June 16th and 30th from 2-3 pm

 

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Teen Book Club

May 12, 2016

We are going to discuss I am Malala by Malala Yousafzai 

From: Swan Catalog

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Tween Book Club

May 12, 2016

We are reading Wonder by R. J. Palacio

Abstract:  From Swan Catalog

Ten-year-old Auggie Pullman, who was born with extreme facial abnormalities and was not expected to survive, goes from being home-schooled to entering fifth grade at a private middle school in Manhattan, which entails enduring the taunting and fear of his classmates as he struggles to be seen as just another student.
 
 
Join us on June 29th for some snacks, crafts and lots of fun.
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MPPL Book Sale

May 4, 2016

The MPPL Book Sale is Back! The sale will run from Monday, May 9- Friday, May 27 during regular library hours.  All books are priced at 25₵ each. Bags of books may be purchased for $4.00.

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