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Library Life: Adult Spelling Bee; The Eastland Disaster Centennial; Mad Scientist Club Junior; and Super Saturday: Indian Dance Featuring Kalapriya.

Join the fun during the Adult Spelling Bee. Learn about the Eastland disaster with Ted Wachholz. Learn all about plants during Mad Scientist Club Junior: Here We Grow. Then become captivated during Super Saturday: Indian Dance Featuring Kalapriya.  Click here to watch.

By Carol on July 20, 2015 Categories: Library Life

How Did You Take the Library With You? Tell Us With #Libraryinmyhand

#libraryinmyhandWe bet that you will discover an amazing title or service that the Library offers through your mobile device. Stream a movie, read an e-book, or answer your question with an online resource or a chat with a librarian.

We also think that you’ll want to share the news of your discovery. Please do! Use the #libraryinmyhand hashtag to show off what you’ve accessed from your mobile device.

Post your photo to our Facebook page or Twitter account (@MPPLib). Teens, you can also post to our Instagram account (@MPPLTeen).

By Carol on June 30, 2015 Categories: Library News

Read the July / August Issue of our Preview Newsletter

The July / August issue of our Preview newsletter is now available! You can also browse previous editions of the Preview and Your Guide.

By lgajda on June 23, 2015 Categories: Uncategorized

Find Out About Our Second-Floor Renovation

During the latter half of 2015, the Second Floor of the library will be undergoing an extensive renovation. Find about the improvements we have planned for you by clicking here!

By lgajda on June 22, 2015 Categories: Uncategorized

Library Life: Summer Reading, Echoes of Earth, Recycled Crafts, and Juggling

The latest episode of Library Life features the Summer Reading Program: Read to the Rhythm, detailing how readers of all ages can get in tune and earn prizes for reading from the Adult, Teen, and Youth Services departments, an interview with author, Sue Baugh, who describes her journey to remote areas of the earth, rediscovering the conversations between us and nature, featured in the June 4 program, Echoes of Earth, imaginative crafts created with recycled and repurposed pieces during Create-a-Craft: Earth Day Fun, staff book recommendations, and scenes from Super Saturday: Andy Head’s Wonderfully Wacky Juggling Show, the exhilarating performance featuring dramatic tricks designed for sophisticated kids and silly adults, alike. Click here to watch!

By Carol on June 16, 2015 Categories: Library Life

Read the May / June Issue of our Preview Newsletter

The May / June issue of our Preview newsletter is now available. You can also browse previous editions of the Preview and Your Guide.

By lgajda on April 27, 2015 Categories: Uncategorized

Follow Us on Twitter

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Tweet us a photo of you or your family enjoying the library, ask us a question, or just tell us how we helped you today.

By Carol on January 20, 2015 Categories: Library News

Sign Up for the Library’s eNewsletter

Get e-news you can use when you sign up for our e-newsletter. Library news will be delivered to your inbox twice per month. Hear about events and programs, discover new services, and find out what’s happening in Mount Prospect. You also have one-click access to program registration, the catalog, your account, and the Library calendar.

By Carol on December 14, 2014 Categories: Library News

Library Life: Library Art Tour; The Chinese Healing Art of Acupuncture; An Evening With Leslie Stella; and Super Saturday: The Fabulous Fable Factory.

Take a tour of the Library’s  Public Art Collection. Sit down with a Chiropractic Acupuncturist who discusses techniques and benefits of the Chinese Healing Art of Acupuncture.  Listen in to An Evening With Leslie Stella. Then watch as children delight in the musical presentation Super Saturday: The Fabulous Fable Factory.   Click here to watch.

By Carol on November 10, 2014 Categories: Library Life

Read the November / December Preview Newsletter

The new November / December 2014 issue of our Preview newsletter is now available. You can browse previous editions as well.

By lgajda on October 30, 2014 Categories: Uncategorized