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Upcoming Mount Prospect Public Library Events

Story Tots

When: Monday, March 27, 2017 at 9:30 AM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library Youth Program Room B room 119b

For children 2-3 years old and their parents or caregivers.
These 45-minute sessions are designed for parent/child interaction. The parent acts as a role model, leading the child through fingerp...

Story Tots

When: Monday, March 27, 2017 at 11:00 AM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library Youth Program Room B room 119b

For children 2-3 years old and their parents or caregivers.
These 45-minute sessions are designed for parent/child interaction. The parent acts as a role model, leading the child through fingerp...

On My Own

When: Monday, March 27, 2017 at 11:00 AM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library Youth Program Room A room 119a

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...

Teen Advisory Board

When: Monday, March 27, 2017 at 4:30 PM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library 2A Adult LARGE Study room

For teens in 6th-12th grades.
You can help decide what the Library offers teens! Join the Teen Advisory Board (TAB, for short). Come to a meeting to see what it is all about.

Work with...

Crafting With Perler Beads / Vamos a Hacer Creaciones de Perler

When: Monday, March 27, 2017 at 5:30 PM
Where: Community Connections Center Community Room

For children in 2nd-6th grades.
Design your own bead creation! We supply the beads--just bring your ideas and your friends! Register today to save your spot!

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Polish Storytime/Polskie Bajki

When: Monday, March 27, 2017 at 6:30 PM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library Youth Program Room Combined room 119

For all ages.
Listen to stories, sing songs, and have fun! These storytimes will be presented primarily in Polish and are best suited for children ages 3-7 and their parents, but all are welcome....

Mail Merge With Microsoft Word®: Labels, Letters, & Envelopes

When: Monday, March 27, 2017 at 7:00 PM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library Training Room room 153

Learn how to generate personalized letters, envelopes, and labels using Microsoft Word® and Excel®. This is a hands-on class, and participants should have completed the Library’s Word: Beyond the B...

How to Write a Business Plan

When: Monday, March 27, 2017 at 7:30 PM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library Meeting Room A room 154

Experts from SCORE Chicago discuss the steps for writing an actionable and measurable business plan, including components of the plan, the necessary tools, and how to measure the results.

From Bibs to Books

When: Tuesday, March 28, 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, March 28, 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, March 28, 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, March 28, 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 and crafts, exercise, stories, and music. Call (847) 506-4930 to register.

Cada martes de marzo, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.<...

Open Drawing Session for Teens--CANCELLED

When: Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at 2:30 PM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library Meeting Room B room 152

For teens in 6th-12th grades.
Teens at any level of drawing experience can come to the Library and practice new techniques or use different drawing materials at our Open Drawing Session. Pastels,...

Open Tech Lab

When: Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at 4:00 PM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library Training Room room 153

Stop in anytime between 4-6 PM and bring your questions about Word®, Excel®, PowerPoint®, e-mail, or e-books. Our trained staff will help you troubleshoot problems, practice your skills, or work on...

Open Storytime

When: Tuesday, March 28, 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...

DIY Bicycle Repair and Maintenance

When: Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at 7:30 PM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library Meeting Room A room 154

Make the most of bicycling season by handling minor repairs yourself. An expert from Prospect Bikes & Trains, known for their skillful, friendly service, will provide an overview of the basics of prop...