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  • The Tryout

    by Christina Soontornvat J GRAPH SOONTORNVAT, C. Christina and her best friend Megan are in middle school and decide to try out for the cheerleading squad. Christina and Megan have parents who come from other countries, and they have always...

  • December Storytime Bundles

    Storytime Bundles are five books on a theme with supplementary activity sheets. We add new topics each month! Stop by for a bundle to share with your family today! Photo by Jongsun Lee on Unsplash Food and Cooking Friends Rhyme Time Staff Picks...

  • Resources for Charitable Giving

    For many reasons, the end of the year is a common time to make charitable gifts to nonprofit organizations. Some are inspired to participate in Giving Tuesday, while others are thinking ahead to their tax returns. Whatever your reason for...

  • New Fiction in November

    Check out new fiction in November for something new to be thankful for! Devour one or more of the titles below to fit your current taste. Looking for more personalized suggestions? Fill out our new Choose My Next Book form to receive five...

  • Election Day is November 8

    Are you ready to vote in the mid-term elections? Early voting is currently happening through November 7 at Mount Prospect Village Hall, and Election Day voting will be held at polling places on November 8. Whether you plan to vote...

  • Garlic and the Witch

    by Bree Paulsen J GRAPH PAULSEN, B. Garlic is back in another adventure with Count! Witch Agnes needs more ingredients from the magic market to make her remedies, so Garlic and Count go to get them for her. Garlic learns...