Upcoming Events

When: Thursday, September 03, 2015 - All Day
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library

From August 17-September 3, parents can register their children – birth through age 5 – for the Library’s Fall I storytime session. This session, with a variety of times and age groups, will run September 14-October 23. Due to the popularity of these storytimes, registration is determined b [...]
When: Wednesday, September 09, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library at Meeting Room A room 154

For babies, toddlers, and preschoolers.
Chugga-chugga, choo-choo! Get on the road to reading success with 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten! Join us for a terrific train party featuring storytime, crafts, games, and snacks, as well as an intro [...]
When: Thursday, September 10, 2015 - 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library at Youth Program Room Combined room 119

For kindergartners and up with an adult.
Join us for a silly and witty celebration of Bad Kitty books! We will feature Bad Kitty Gets a Bath, a title from our Sister Cities Book Crossing program. Kitties hate baths, so giving him a [...]
When: Saturday, September 12, 2015 - 9:30 AM - 10:15 AM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library at Meeting Room A room 154

For babies 8 months old and younger with a caregiver.
Parents, bring your not-yet-mobile babies and enjoy a relaxing introduction to infant massage. Certified Infant Massage instructor Lana May of Beneficial Bodywork will introduce a variety of gentl [...]
When: Tuesday, September 15, 2015 - 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library at Youth Program Room B room 119b

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 registration required; just come on in! [...]
When: Wednesday, September 16, 2015 - 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library at Youth Program Room B room 119b

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 registration required; just come on in! [...]
When: Wednesday, September 16, 2015 - 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library at Youth Program Room Combined room 119

For 3rd-5th graders.
Mad about science? Explore engineering and physics as we complete building challenges and construct bridges. Space in the lab is limited to 30 scientists, so register today! [...]
When: Friday, September 18, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library at Youth Program Room B room 119b

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 registration required; just come on in! [...]
When: Saturday, September 19, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library at Youth Program Room Combined room 119

For children ages 3-8 and their families.
Children with special needs and their families are invited to join us on the third Saturday of the month for an inclusive sensory storytime. Each fun hour may include stories, crafts, sensory ac [...]
When: Monday, September 21, 2015 - 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library at Youth Program Room Combined room 119

For 1st-3rd graders.
Did you know that an elephant can drink up to 30 gallons of water in just five minutes? We’ll uncover more fascinating facts about this enormous animal as we listen to exciting elephant tales, make an awesome craft, en [...]
When: Tuesday, September 22, 2015 - 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library at Youth Program Room B room 119b

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 registration required; just come on in! [...]
When: Wednesday, September 23, 2015 - 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Mount Prospect Public Library at Youth Program Room B room 119b

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 registration required; just come on in! [...]