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Upcoming Mount Prospect Public Library Events

Adult Winter Reading: Your Reading Resolutions

When: Monday, January 23, 2017
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library

Monday, January 2 – Tuesday, February 28
It’s a new year! Join the fun at the Fiction/AV/Teen desk and pick up your Reading Resolutions bookmark! Choose from our suggestions or create your own ...

Adult Winter Reading: Your Reading Resolutions

When: Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library

Monday, January 2 – Tuesday, February 28
It’s a new year! Join the fun at the Fiction/AV/Teen desk and pick up your Reading Resolutions bookmark! Choose from our suggestions or create your own ...

From Bibs to Books

When: Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at 9:30 AM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library Youth Program Room A room 119a

For children birth through 23 months and their parents or caregivers.
A variety of rhymes, songs, simple stories, and other activities designed to enhance language development and foster a love ...

From Bibs to Books

When: Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at 11:00 AM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library Youth Program Room A room 119a

For children birth through 23 months and their parents or caregivers.
A variety of rhymes, songs, simple stories, and other activities designed to enhance language development and foster a love ...

On My Own

When: Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at 11:00 AM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library Youth Program Room B room 119b

For children 3-5 years old.
These 30-minute sessions may include stories, fingerplays, songs, action rhymes, flannel stories, and a literature-based media presentation. Your child must be 3 befo...

Play and Learn / Jugar y Aprender

When: Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at 11:30 AM
Where: Community Connections Center Community Room

Parents and their 3- to 5-year-old children are invited to enjoy arts, crafts, exercise, stories, and music. This program is available to Mount Prospect residents only. Call (847) 506-4930 to register...

Word: Tables, Templates, and More

When: Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at 6:00 PM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library Training Room room 153

Learn to create and work with tables, find the perfect template for a project or document, and liven up your documents with Word Art and Smart Art graphics.

Open Storytime

When: Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at 6:30 PM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library Youth Program Room Combined room 119

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 regist...

Conquer Procrastination

When: Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at 7:30 PM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library Meeting Room A room 154

Certified DreamBuilder Coach Tom Wendt will inspire you to overcome your impulse to procrastinate, motivate you to
act on quality decisions, focus on productive activities, gain forward momentum...

Adult Winter Reading: Your Reading Resolutions

When: Wednesday, January 25, 2017
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library

Monday, January 2-Tuesday, February 28
It's a new year! Join the fun at the Fiction/AV/Teen desk and pick up your Reading Resolutions bookmark! Choose from our suggestions or create your own read...

Open Storytime

When: Wednesday, January 25, 2017 at 9:30 AM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library Youth Program Room Combined room 119

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 regist...

From Bibs to Books

When: Wednesday, January 25, 2017 at 11:00 AM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library Youth Program Room A room 119a

For children birth through 23 months and their parents or caregivers.
A variety of rhymes, songs, simple stories, and other activities designed to enhance language development and foster a love ...

Meet With the Office of Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky

When: Wednesday, January 25, 2017 at 2:00 PM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library Lobby Conference Room 130

Meet privately with a representative from the office of Ninth District Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky each Wednesday from 2-5 p.m. Ask your questions about immigration, visas, Medicare, Social Security,...

zSpace Days

When: Wednesday, January 25, 2017 at 3:30 PM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library

For 1st-5th graders.
Interested in “seeing” in a whole new way? zSpace is interactive 3-D technology that lets you dissect frogs, play tennis, create models, and more -- all virtually! Drop by ...

Teen Lab: 3-D Printing

When: Wednesday, January 25, 2017 at 4:00 PM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library Training Room room 153

For teens in 6th-12th grades
You can use 3-D printers to create many different objects. In this lab you’ll learn basic concepts of 3-D design and then use design software to create an object us...

Open Storytime

When: Wednesday, January 25, 2017 at 6:30 PM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library 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 regist...