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Volunteer Expo

Participating organizations

  • Bessie’s Table
  • Escorted Transportation Service, Northwest
  • Friends of the Mount Prospect Public Library
  • The Grove
  • Hanul Family Alliance
  • Journeys | The Road Home
  • Mount Prospect Public Library Foundation
  • Mount Prospect Junior Women’s Club
  • Mount Prospect Park District Foundation
  • NorthWest Special Recreation Association
  • Purple Asparagus
  • Read to Learn
  • and more!

Participating organization list is subject to change

  • Saturday, September 23, 2017
  • Start Time: 10:00 AM
  • End Time: 3:00 PM
  • Location: Meeting Room A room 154

Find the right volunteer opportunity for you! Connect with more than 20 nonprofit organizations and learn about their work and current volunteer needs. Participate in “speed-volunteering” and take a few minutes to find a fun way to help your community. Open to everyone, including teens, adults, families, and children.

Library Life: Las Guitarras de España and Flamenco Ensemble; Nikola Tesla and the Soul of Innovation; The Prospect Madrigal Holiday Concert, and more!

Listen to the sounds of Las Guitarras de España and Flamenco Ensemble. Learn about the life and inventions of Nikola Tesla in Lightning Strikes: Tesla, Creativity, and the Soul of Innovation. Join the fun and visit the Kindergarten Clubhouse. View a preview of  a holiday favorite, The Prospect Madrigal Holiday Concert.  Click here to watch.

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New Library Life Features the Encore! Singers, Programs on The Great Chicago Fire and Self Defense for Adults and Seniors, and the Science Alliance

Get your groove on with the latest episode of Library Life! We’ll be happy together when Encore! Presents Pop, Rock and Roll. Hear the story behind the program The Blaze That Shaped a City. Learn all about Practical Self Defense for Adults and Seniors.  Be amazed by the properties of physics during Science Alliance Presents Lights, Camera, Action! Click here to watch.

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