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Upcoming Mount Prospect Public Library Events

Summer Reading Program: Reading by Design

When: Sunday, July 23, 2017
Where: All Branches

June 1 – July 31
Join us for Reading by Design this summer at the Main Library and South Branch. With programs for all ages, prizes, and fun activities, you'll have the building blocks for a fan...

Summer Reading Program: Reading by Design

When: Monday, July 24, 2017
Where: All Branches

June 1 – July 31
Join us for Reading by Design this summer at the Main Library and South Branch. With programs for all ages, prizes, and fun activities, you'll have the building blocks for a fan...

Full STEAM Ahead

When: Monday, July 24, 2017 at 10:30 AM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library

For children entering grades 1-5.
Fuel your imagination and drop by the Discovery Zone for hands-on STEAM exploration. A variety of activities will be on rotation. No registration necessary; just...

Taking Photos With Your Android Device

When: Monday, July 24, 2017 at 7:00 PM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library Training Room room 153

You may never need your digital camera again. Taking photos on your Android camera or tablet is easy, and you can edit, organize, and share them on one device. Learn camera and photo basics, where you...

Summer Reading Program: Reading by Design

When: Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Where: All Branches

June 1 – July 31
Join us for Reading by Design this summer at the Main Library and South Branch. With programs for all ages, prizes, and fun activities, you'll have the building blocks for a fan...

Play and Learn / Jugar y Aprender

When: Tuesday, July 25, 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. Call (847) 506-4930 to register.

martes 11, 18 y 25 de julio, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p...

What Makes Pinterest So Pinteresting?

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

Pinterest is a popular social media site that is beloved by cooks, crafters, and do-it-yourselfers, but anyone can create "boards" that reflect hobbies and interests. A technology librarian will help ...

Canvas Remix

When: Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at 4:00 PM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library Meeting Room A room 154

For teens in 6th-12th grades.
Have you ever looked at a beautiful landscape painting and thought, "This needs an alien." This is your chance to add your touch – a ninja, a unicorn, a carnivorous...

The Legacy of Frank Lloyd Wright

When: Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at 7:30 PM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library Meeting Room A room 154

This program presented by art historian Jeff Mishur showcases this fascinating American architect whose ideas influenced the direction of design during the twentieth century and beyond. Learn about Wr...