Library News


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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Teen Book Club

Posted on: January 17, 2017

Come and join the new tween club! We’ll choose some amazing books to read, rate our favorites, and have great fun talking all about them. 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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Holiday Open House

Posted on: November 29, 2016

Drop in to the Melrose Park Public Library on Wednesday, December 7th between 5 pm-7 pm for some holiday treats and fun!

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Adult Services Renovation 2016

Posted on: November 1, 2016

We are refreshing the Adult Services Area!  In order to accomplish this renovation project, the Adult Services room and materials (including the public access computers) will be closed to the public from November 19th - January 29th and will reopen January 30.  The entire library will be closed from December 10th through January 3rd, reopening on January 4th. 

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Tween Book Club

Posted on: October 24, 2016

Come and join the new tween club! We’ll choose some amazing books to read, rate our favorites, and have great fun talking all about them. Grades 4-8.                                                                                                         

 

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Teen Book Club

Posted on: October 24, 2016

Read, talk about books, eat snacks, and make cool stuff! What could be better?  We will also raffle off a chance to win a book of your choice!   Grades 7-12.      

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Ready! Set! Tech!

Posted on: October 20, 2016

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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