Upcoming Events

When: Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library at Meeting Room A room 154

For all ages.
Join us for Día de los Niños, Día de los Libros, a day to celebrate children, reading, and our many diverse cultures! Get ready to "Dance Around the World" with performers from Dancing With Class. They will show us traditional moves from [...]
When: Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 4:30 PM - 5:15 PM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library at Youth Program Room Combined room 119

For kindergartners.
Come for an after-school storytime where you and your friends will enjoy stories and songs, followed by a snack and a DVD. You'll also create a project to take home! [...]
When: Friday, April 28, 2017 - 11:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library at Youth Program Room Combined room 119

For all ages.
Wondering what to give to Mom on Mother's Day? Drop into the Library and put together a secret gift or two to save for that special occasion. Children younger than age 9 must be accompanied by an adult. No registration is necessa [...]
When: Tuesday, May 02, 2017 - 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library at Training Room room 153

For 1st-2nd graders.
Calling all young inventors and creative minds! Want to create simple robots or almost anything else you can imagine? You can do this and more with LEGO WeDo, a robotics construction set, and Scratch, an easy-to-use, fun, and free progra [...]
When: Wednesday, May 03, 2017 - 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library at Youth Program Room Combined room 119

Children ages 6 and younger and their caregivers are invited to stop in to interact with and explore a variety of materials and hands-on activities. Come join the learning and fun! All children must be accompanied by an adult. No registration is n [...]
When: Saturday, May 06, 2017 - All Day
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library

Comic book shops around the world are giving away comic books absolutely free today -- no strings attached. We’re joining the fun! Stop by Fiction/AV/Teen or Youth Services to pick up your free comic book. Limit one per person while supplies last. Enter the drawing and you could win a gift card to [...]
When: Saturday, May 13, 2017 - 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library at Meeting Room A room 154

For all ages.
Discover the beauty of Chinese culture through the artistry of dancers Olinda Chang and Mei Xu. They will showcase China’s rich heritage with the elegant Tang Dynasty ribbon dance, a Mongolian style of dance that celebrates the outdoors, an [...]
When: Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library at Meeting Room A room 154

For all ages.
Celebrate Polish Children’s Day at the Library with music, a craft, and a program in Polish and English. This year we welcome student dancers from Polonia Folk Song and Dance Ensemble to entertain us. Enjoy delicious ciastka (cookies) and ju [...]
When: Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library

For all ages.
This storytime is for the birds! Join us at Wildbird Shack, 854 E. Northwest Highway, for stories, a craft, and a lot of fun! All children must be accompanied by an adult. [...]