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Upcoming Mount Prospect Public Library Events
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library at Youth Program Room Combined room 119
Children ages 6 and younger and their caregivers are invited to stop in to interact and explore with a variety of materials and hands-on activities. Come join the learning and fun! All children must be accompanied by an adult. No registration [...]
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library at Lobby Conference Room 130
Meet privately with a representative from the office of Ninth District Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky each Wednesday from 2-5:30 p.m. Ask your questions about immigration, visas, Medicare, Social Security, Veterans benefits, and other federal services and [...]
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library at Meeting Room A room 154
For 4th-6th graders.
Turn a simple piece of paper into something extraordinary with origami, the ancient Japanese art of paper folding. Library staff will guide you step-by-step as you turn a sheet of paper into a jumping frog, fortune teller, or other [...]
Where: Community Connections Center at Community Room
For all ages.
Uno, dos, tres, ¡Ándale! Hurry on in to spend a fun half hour with your little ones hearing stories, songs and rhymes in Spanish. In addition to the laughs and enjoyment, kids will receive an activity to take home. Best suited for children ages 3- [...]
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library at Meeting Room B room 152
Meet with other local gardeners for a season wrap-up discussion. Get advice and suggestions, and talk about what worked for you this year and what issues you had in your garden. Librarian and gardener Julie Collins will also present information on cool/cold [...]