Upcoming Events

When: Monday, February 15, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library at Meeting Room A room 154

For 4th-6th graders.
Chew on some good food while chatting about The True Blue Scouts of Sugar Man Swamp by Kathi Appelt. Being a Swamp Scout in the Sugar Man Swamp is not an easy job. Just ask Bingo and J’miah, the newest Swamp Scouts. Of course [...]
When: Tuesday, February 16, 2016 - 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library at Youth Program Room B room 119b

The Library invites children ages 6 and younger and their families to attend these 30-minute sessions featuring stories and songs. An adult must accompany children younger than the age of 3. No registration required; just come on in! [...]
When: Wednesday, February 17, 2016 - 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library at Youth Program Room B room 119b

The Library invites children ages 6 and younger and their families to attend these 30-minute sessions featuring stories and songs. An adult must accompany children younger than the age of 3. No registration required; just come on in! [...]
When: Friday, February 19, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library at Youth Program Room B room 119b

The Library invites children ages 6 and younger and their families to attend these 30-minute sessions featuring stories and songs. An adult must accompany children younger than the age of 3. No registration required; just come on in! [...]
When: Friday, February 19, 2016 - 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library at Youth Program Room Combined room 119

For all ages.
Drop in for racing, sports, and mini-games and challenge your family to some competition. We’ll have multiple players set up on Wii, Xbox 360 with Kinect, PlayStation 3, and iPads. All games are rated E or E 10+. Children youn [...]
When: Saturday, February 20, 2016 - 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library at Meeting Room A room 154

For all ages.
Help us celebrate African American History Month by travelling with Kidworks across the continent of Africa to explore its rich customs and history. Learn how to count in Swahili, beat the Djembe drum, play games from South Africa, and [...]
When: Monday, February 22, 2016 - All Day
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library

From February 22- March 3 parents can register their children – birth through age 5 – for the Library’s Spring storytime session. This session, with a variety of times and age groups, will run March 14-April 23. Due to the popularity of these storytimes, registration is determined by lottery a [...]
When: Monday, February 22, 2016 - 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library at Youth Program Room Combined room 119

For 1st-3rd graders.
What makes a superhero so “super”? Find out as we read stories about bravery and courage. We’ll also create a super craft, eat a snack, and watch a DVD. [...]
When: Tuesday, February 23, 2016 - 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library at Training Room room 153

For 3rd-5th graders.
Ever wanted to make your own toys? You can make them using digital-design computer software and a 3-D printer, which makes three-dimensional objects out of plastic. We’ll teach you the software, and then you get to take home a prev [...]
When: Tuesday, February 23, 2016 - 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library at Youth Program Room B room 119b

The Library invites children ages 6 and younger and their families to attend these 30-minute sessions featuring stories and songs. An adult must accompany children younger than the age of 3. No registration required; just come on in! [...]
When: Tuesday, February 23, 2016 - 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library at Meeting Room A room 154

Many of the most difficult times as a parent involve childhood transitions, such as toilet training or dealing with a picky eater or strong-willed toddler. Join pediatrician Carissa Lee Holmes, MD, of Pediatric Solutions in Arlington Heights as she discusses [...]
When: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 - 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library at Youth Program Room B room 119b

The Library invites children ages 6 and younger and their families to attend these 30-minute sessions featuring stories and songs. An adult must accompany children younger than the age of 3. No registration required; just come on in! [...]