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  • Books: If You Are a Fan of Game of Thrones

    A Game of Thrones, the first book in George R. R. Martin’s Song of Fire and Ice fantasy series, was the basis for the wildly popular HBO series, Game of Thrones, now airing in its final season. If you just cannot get enough of either the tv series or the book series (or both!), explore… Read more »

  • April Short Story Discussion: The Short of It

    If you are a short story reader you won’t want to miss The Short of It, our upcoming discussion on Monday, April 29 at 7:00pm in first floor Meeting Room B.

  • Help with Hoarding

    Did you miss our April 10th Hoarding 101 program presented by the Anxiety Treatment Center of Greater Chicago? Not to worry.  Below, please find some helpful resources for those – or loved ones of those – struggling with hoarding behavior or Hoarding Disorder. Treatment: Anxiety Treatment Center of Greater Chicago Psychology Today Search Results for… Read more »

  • Mouth-wateringly good cookbooks

    If you like to try new recipes using cookbooks, you are probably drawn to cookbooks with appealing photos of the finished creations. Nothing gets us more excited about trying to make a new dish than seeing a mouth-watering photo in a cookbook. Here are our suggestions for a few new cookbooks to check out! Although… Read more »

  • Mount Prospect Public Library Names Reynders Next Executive Director

    The Mount Prospect Public Library Board of Trustees voted at a special meeting on April 4 to hire Su Reynders to be the next executive director of the Mount Prospect Public Library (MPPL). Current Executive Director Marilyn Genther announced her June retirement this past January. Reynders comes to MPPL with extensive experience in both libraries… Read more »

  • Abby’s Pick: Meet Me at the Museum by Anne Youngson

    Lyrical and at times melancholic, Meet Me at the Museum by Anne Youngson is a book meant to be slowly savored