HOW-TO FEST: PRESENTERS WANTED!
How-To Fest is returning this September! This event provides an opportunity for the community to gather and learn from one another. We are seeking individuals, local businesses, and community groups to demonstrate their skills in short, interactive presentations at this event.
If you have an area of expertise, we invite you to fill out a Presenter Application for consideration.
SUMMER MOVIE MUSICALS
Come to the Library every Friday at 1pm for a family-friendly musical film and bring your singing voice!
July 3 at 1pm: Mary Poppins (1964, NR, 2 hr 19 min)
July 10 at 1pm: High School Musical (2006, TV-G, 1 hr 38 min)
July 17 at 1pm: Once Upon a Mattress (2005, NR, 1 hr 30 min)
July 24 at 1pm: Bedknobs and Broomsticks (1971, G,
1 hr 57 min)
July 31 at 1pm: Shrek the Musical (2013, NR, 2 hr 10 min)
MUSEUM ADVENTURE PASS
Use your MGPL card to check out a Museum Adventure Pass to receive special discounts at the Chicago Botanic Garden, Legoland Discovery Center, Brookfield Zoo, and more!
See the full list of participating locations here and then come into the Library to check out a pass.
Call 847-965-4220 for more information or to check on pass availability.
MONDAY NIGHT MINECRAFT
Mondays: 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM for kids in grades 3-6
Love to play Minecraft? Bring your device and your skills and show us what you’ve got.
Never played before? Stop by to learn from other players!
MGPL FOUNDATION: SUPPORT THE LIBRARY
The Morton Grove Public Library Foundation is raffling off great prizes. Tickets will be sold through Saturday, July 4 at the Library and at Morton Grove Days.
Support the Library for a chance to win!
Grand Prize: 60-inch Samsung Smart TV
2nd Prize: Samsung Galaxy Tablet
3rd Prize: Nook Glowlight eReader
Want to learn more about how you can be involved in the Library Foundation?
HIGH SCHOOL SUMMER READING LISTS
If you are in high school and need to get started on your school summer reading, we have the books you need:
Maine East HS Summer Reading - All Grades
Niles North HS Summer Reading - Freshman
Niles North HS Summer Reading - Sophomore, Junior, Senior
Niles West HS Summer Reading - All Grades