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Cupcake Bouquet

Have fun with friends as we learn to make a flower cupcake bouquet. You will get to take your unique and delicious creation home with you! Saturday June 7th at 11am.  

 

 

 

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Patron Picks for 2014

As the year winds down to a close, (and the Melrose Park Public Library is undergoing renovations and closed for the remainder of the year), here is a list of the most popular titles amongst our patrons in 2014. The list has been compiled using circulation data, and limited to our patrons and items.

Tax Counseling for the Elderly

Free Tax Counseling for the Elderly

Appointments may be made starting January 26, 2015.

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
Melrose Park Public Library
Proviso Township Office
Norridge Senior Assistance Center
Leyden Township Senior Center

For information or an appointment, call:

(708) 456-0300, Ext. 3895

Repeats every 7 days until Mon Apr 13 2015 except Mon Feb 16 2015.
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Hour of Code

With Computer Science Education Week this December (from December 8 to 14) use the following resources to start coding. Code.org uses this week to demystify and spread knowledge of computer science through their Hour of Code initiative, offering resources and tutorials for anyone to learn the basics.

Quick Reads

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

Affordable Care Act Enrollment @ the MPPL

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:

Repeats every 7 days until Sat Dec 13 2014 .
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Closings this December

Stock up on all necessary items from the library by December 13thThe Melrose Park Public Library will be undergoing renovations and closed to the public from December 15 to January 4. We will resume with our regular hours on Monday, January 5, and be open the last Saturday of the month, January 31, 2015.

During this time:

Affordable Care Act Enrollment

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

 

 

Repeats every 7 days until Sat Dec 13 2014 except Sat Nov 29 2014.
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Cardmaking & Papercrafts

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 & Writers Clubs

December

December 10, 2014

Here are a few of the books we discussed in our book club last night. We picked a few of our favorites to discuss.

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