Morton Grove Public Library, Webrary6140 Lincoln Ave., Morton Grove, IL 60053
Phone 847-965-4220

 

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Monday September 1, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none CLOSED Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Closed for observance of Labor Day.

Many services are available even when the Library is closed: www.mgpl.org

Tuesday September 2, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Listen Up! Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

All Ages (Preschool) with parent or caregiver

Love stories, songs, and crafts? There are so many things you can learn when you open your ears and listen. For children and their parent or caregiver.  

    Location: Activity Room (lower level)
 
misc_none 5:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Annual Back-to-School Rock, Paper, Scissors Tournament Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Grades 1-6

Rock? Paper? Scissors? Choose wisely and you could be the grand champion of the Morton Grove Public Library's Annual Back-to-School Rock, Paper, Scissors Tournament. Students in grades 1 through 6 are invited to compete in the tournament. Competitors compete by grade level. Winners at grade levels go on to compete in the final round. The evening concludes with a final round to crown this year's Rock, Paper, Scissors Champion!

Registration for competitors begins in the Baxter Room at 5:30 with competition starting promptly at 6 pm.

    Location: Baxter Room - Auditorium (main floor)
Wednesday September 3, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Language Stars Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Ages 2-6

Learn languages from around the world through stories and songs with the Language Stars teachers. Registration required.

    Location: Activity Room (lower level)
        There are 11 spaces available.
Friday September 5, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 9:30 AM  -  10:30 AM Wee Read Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Ages 0-24 months with parent or caregiver

Stories and play for our littlest listeners. Older siblings are welcome. 

This class is also offered at 11 am

    Location: Activity Room (lower level)
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Wee Read Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Ages 0-24 months with parent or caregiver

Stories and play for our littlest listeners. Older siblings are welcome. 

This class is also offered at 9:30 am

    Location: Activity Room (lower level)
 
misc_none 4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Drama Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Grades 1-6

Act up and become a real character using theater games, improvisation, and your imagination. You will learn public speaking skills and how to be a team player.

    Location: Baxter Room - Auditorium (main floor)
Saturday September 6, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Movin' & Groovin' Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Ages 2-4 with parent/caregiver

Join us for this active class featuring music, dancing, musical instruments, and more! 

    Location: Activity Room (lower level)
        There are 6 spaces available.
Sunday September 7, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Mathematics Tea Party Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Ages 3-5 with parent/caregiver

You are cordially invited to a tea party with songs, stories, numbers and more. Registration required.

    Location: Activity Room (lower level)
        There are 5 spaces available.
Monday September 8, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Monday Morning Playgroup Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Family

Tired of those boring old toys at home? Drop in and meet new friends for play and fun in the Activity Room. Parent or caregiver must attend with child. 

    Location: Activity Room (lower level)
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Yarn Gang Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Grades 1 and up

Try your hand at knitting, crochet, and other yarn crafts! Learn a new skill or bring a current project.  

    Location: Activity Room (lower level)
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Build It! with LEGOs Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Grades 3-6

Explore building, programming, and problem-solving with LEGOs, computers, and plug-in motors. Each week is a new build! Sign up for individual classes. Registration required.

    Location: Activity Room (lower level)
    REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)
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Tuesday September 9, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Listen Up! Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

All Ages (Preschool) with parent or caregiver

Love stories, songs, and crafts? There are so many things you can learn when you open your ears and listen. For children and their parent or caregiver.  

    Location: Activity Room (lower level)
Friday September 12, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 9:30 AM  -  10:30 AM Wee Read Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Ages 0-24 months with parent or caregiver

Stories and play for our littlest listeners. Older siblings are welcome. 

This class is also offered at 11 am

    Location: Activity Room (lower level)
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Wee Read Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Ages 0-24 months with parent or caregiver

Stories and play for our littlest listeners. Older siblings are welcome. 

This class is also offered at 9:30 am

    Location: Activity Room (lower level)
Saturday September 13, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  4:00 PM Crafty Saturday Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Family

Drop in to the YS department to make a seasonal craft while supplies last. 

Sunday September 14, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM How-To Fest: Activities, learning, food and games. All-around fun for the whole family! Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

How-To Fest is an interactive event with local experts sharing their skills, knowledge and passions. 

Some of the featured activities include:

  • How  to Take Better Photos of Your Family
  • How to Make Homemade Pasta
  • How to Do Magic Tricks 
  • How to Make Felted Soap

And much, much more!

Featuring Food Vendors: Pequod's Pizza & Culvers 

Monday September 15, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Monday Morning Playgroup Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Family

Tired of those boring old toys at home? Drop in and meet new friends for play and fun in the Activity Room. Parent or caregiver must attend with child. 

    Location: Activity Room (lower level)
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Yarn Gang Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Grades 1 and up

Try your hand at knitting, crochet, and other yarn crafts! Learn a new skill or bring a current project.  

    Location: Activity Room (lower level)
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Read To The Rainbow Dogs Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Ages 5-12

Practice reading to a certified therapy dog from Morton Grove's own Rainbow Animal Assisted Therapy Foundation. Bring what you want to read or choose from our selection of books. Sessions are offered every fifteen minutes beginning at 7 pm. Registration required.

Registration begins August 15, 2014. To register, visit the Library or call 847-929-5102

    Location: Activity Room (lower level)
Tuesday September 16, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Listen Up! Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

All Ages (Preschool) with parent or caregiver

Love stories, songs, and crafts? There are so many things you can learn when you open your ears and listen. For children and their parent or caregiver.  

    Location: Activity Room (lower level)
 
misc_none 4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Pokémon Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

All ages

Play the Pokémon Trading Card Game, catch up on your trades, and show off your very best cards. Participants must have their own decks. Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

    Location: Activity Room (lower level)
Wednesday September 17, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Preschool Storytime: Fall Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Ages 3-6 with parent/caregiver

This one-hour storytime and craft is structured for the school-ready child and their parent or caregiver. The summer session meets weekly from September 17 - November 5. Registration required.

Child must be the age listed on or before September 17, 2014. Registration opens Friday, August 15. 

This class is also offered at 1:30 pm

    Location: Activity Room (lower level)
        There are 2 spaces available.
 
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Preschool Storytime: Fall Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Ages 3-6 with parent/caregiver

This one-hour storytime and craft is structured for the school-ready child and their parent or caregiver. The summer session meets weekly from September 17 - November 5. Registration required.

Child must be the age listed on or before September 17, 2014. Registration opens Friday, August 15. 

This class is also offered at 10:30 pm

    Location: Activity Room (lower level)
        There are 9 spaces available.
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misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Explorers Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Grades K-2

Embark on an adventure with books and more! The fall session meets weekly from September 17 - November 5. Registration required.

Registration opens Friday, August 15.

    Location: Activity Room (lower level)
    REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)
Thursday September 18, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 9:30 AM  -  10:15 AM Toddler Time: Fall Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Ages 24-36 months with parent/caregiver

Get your little one acquainted with the library at this two-riffic storytime, followed by a craft and socialization time. The fall session meets weekly from September 18 - November 6. Registration required. 

Child must be the age listed on or before September 18, 2014. Registration opens Friday, August 15. 

This class is also offered at 11 am 

    Location: Activity Room (lower level)
        There are 4 spaces available.
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM Toddler Time: Fall Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Ages 24-36 months with parent/caregiver

Get your little one acquainted with the library at this two-riffic storytime, followed by a craft and socialization time. The summer session meets weekly from September 18 - November 6. Registration required. 

Child must be the age listed on or before September 18, 2014. Registration opens Friday, August 15. 

This class is also offered at 9:30 am 

    Location: Activity Room (lower level)
        There are 2 spaces available.
 
misc_none 4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM K-2 Craftsters Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Grades K-2

Do you like doing arts and crafts projects? We do, too! Join us for a new project each month. Mess optional. Art skills not required. Registration required.

    Location: Activity Room (lower level)
        There are 4 spaces available.
Friday September 19, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 9:30 AM  -  10:30 AM Wee Read Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Ages 0-24 months with parent or caregiver

Stories and play for our littlest listeners. Older siblings are welcome. 

This class is also offered at 11 am

    Location: Activity Room (lower level)
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Wee Read Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Ages 0-24 months with parent or caregiver

Stories and play for our littlest listeners. Older siblings are welcome. 

This class is also offered at 9:30 am

    Location: Activity Room (lower level)
Saturday September 20, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Kids Flicks: Muppets Most Wanted Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

(2014, PG, 1 hr. 47 min.)

There's plenty of fun for the whole family as Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, Animal and the entire Muppets gang head out on a world tour. But mayhem follows the Muppets, as they find themselves unwittingly entangled in an international crime caper!

    Location: Baxter Room - Auditorium (main floor)
 
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Let's Learn About Butterflies Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Grades K-2

Conservation specialist Patricia Miller will introduce you to the world of butterflies. Discover where they live, how they migrate, what they eat, and much more. Registration required.

    Location: Activity Room (lower level)
   
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Let's Learn About Butterflies Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Grades 3-6

Conservation specialist Patricia Miller will introduce you to the world of butterflies. Discover where they live, how they migrate, what they eat, and much more. Registration required.

    Location: Activity Room (lower level)
        There are 6 spaces available.
Monday September 22, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Monday Morning Playgroup Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Family

Tired of those boring old toys at home? Drop in and meet new friends for play and fun in the Activity Room. Parent or caregiver must attend with child. 

    Location: Activity Room (lower level)
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Yarn Gang Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Grades 1 and up

Try your hand at knitting, crochet, and other yarn crafts! Learn a new skill or bring a current project.  

    Location: Activity Room (lower level)
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Build It! with LEGOs Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Grades 3-6

Explore building, programming, and problem-solving with LEGOs, computers, and plug-in motors. Each week is a new build! Sign up for individual classes. Registration required.

    Location: Activity Room (lower level)
    REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)
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Tuesday September 23, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Listen Up! Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

All Ages (Preschool) with parent or caregiver

Love stories, songs, and crafts? There are so many things you can learn when you open your ears and listen. For children and their parent or caregiver.  

    Location: Activity Room (lower level)
Wednesday September 24, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Preschool Storytime: Fall Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Ages 3-6 with parent/caregiver

This one-hour storytime and craft is structured for the school-ready child and their parent or caregiver. The summer session meets weekly from September 17 - November 5. Registration required.

Child must be the age listed on or before September 17, 2014. Registration opens Friday, August 15. 

This class is also offered at 1:30 pm

    Location: Activity Room (lower level)
        There are 2 spaces available.
 
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Preschool Storytime: Fall Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Ages 3-6 with parent/caregiver

This one-hour storytime and craft is structured for the school-ready child and their parent or caregiver. The summer session meets weekly from September 17 - November 5. Registration required.

Child must be the age listed on or before September 17, 2014. Registration opens Friday, August 15. 

This class is also offered at 10:30 pm

    Location: Activity Room (lower level)
        There are 9 spaces available.
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Explorers Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Grades K-2

Embark on an adventure with books and more! The fall session meets weekly from September 17 - November 5. Registration required.

Registration opens Friday, August 15.

    Location: Activity Room (lower level)
    REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)
Thursday September 25, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 9:30 AM  -  10:15 AM Toddler Time: Fall Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Ages 24-36 months with parent/caregiver

Get your little one acquainted with the library at this two-riffic storytime, followed by a craft and socialization time. The fall session meets weekly from September 18 - November 6. Registration required. 

Child must be the age listed on or before September 18, 2014. Registration opens Friday, August 15. 

This class is also offered at 11 am 

    Location: Activity Room (lower level)
        There are 4 spaces available.
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM Toddler Time: Fall Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Ages 24-36 months with parent/caregiver

Get your little one acquainted with the library at this two-riffic storytime, followed by a craft and socialization time. The summer session meets weekly from September 18 - November 6. Registration required. 

Child must be the age listed on or before September 18, 2014. Registration opens Friday, August 15. 

This class is also offered at 9:30 am 

    Location: Activity Room (lower level)
        There are 2 spaces available.
 
misc_none 4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Math Brigade Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Grades K-2

Join the Brigade! Learn a math skill and then work as a team to build something amazing. Registration required.

Thursday, Sep 25: Breathtaking Balancers

    Location: Activity Room (lower level)
        There are 5 spaces available.
Friday September 26, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 9:30 AM  -  10:30 AM Wee Read Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Ages 0-24 months with parent or caregiver

Stories and play for our littlest listeners. Older siblings are welcome. 

This class is also offered at 11 am

    Location: Activity Room (lower level)
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Wee Read Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Ages 0-24 months with parent or caregiver

Stories and play for our littlest listeners. Older siblings are welcome. 

This class is also offered at 9:30 am

    Location: Activity Room (lower level)
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:45 PM Kids Flicks: Disneynature Bears Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

(2014, G, 1 hr. 18 min.)

Mother bear Sky teaches her two cubs, Amber and Scout, about life's most important lessons. Astonishing footage captures the action and suspense faced by this family learning to live life to its fullest in one of planet Earth's last great wildernesses.

    Location: Baxter Room - Auditorium (main floor)
Saturday September 27, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:45 AM  -  11:15 AM Golf 67 ELL Trip Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Golf 67, in partnership with the Niles Township Schools' ELL Parent Center, is hosting a field trip to local community services sites including Morton Grove Public Library.  ELL families will tour the library, sign up for library cards, learn about resources including Mango, and get to know the MGPL staff. Time is approximate.

    Location: Activity Room (lower level)
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Fabulous Fable Factory Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

This live theater production tells the story of Monroe, a 12-year-old boy who wanders into an abandoned factory and accidentally trips a lever activating the living factory of fable creators. Follow Monroe as he helps the fable makers re-create some of Aesop’s most famous fables, such as “The Ant and the Grasshopper,” “The Tortoise and the Hare,” and “The Lion and the Mouse.”

    Location: Baxter Room - Auditorium (main floor)
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Monday September 29, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Monday Morning Playgroup Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Family

Tired of those boring old toys at home? Drop in and meet new friends for play and fun in the Activity Room. Parent or caregiver must attend with child. 

    Location: Activity Room (lower level)
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Yarn Gang Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Grades 1 and up

Try your hand at knitting, crochet, and other yarn crafts! Learn a new skill or bring a current project.  

    Location: Activity Room (lower level)
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