MORTON GROVE PUBLIC LIBRARY FOUNDATION
Want to get involved in helping MGPL serve its community? The-newly formed Library Foundation welcomes involvement from dedicated, civic-minded individuals to raise funds and visibility on behalf of the Library. Foundation membership is free and open to everyone. Learn more about how you can be involved in the Library Foundation and look for the Foundation at MGPL's Grand Re-opening on May 29 and at Morton Grove Days in July.
LISTEN TO NEW MUSIC NOW ON HOOPLA
Did you know that hoopla gets new content every week and 70% of all new music albums are available on their release date? Take a look at some of the new music releases on hoopla. Learn more about hoopla on our Downloadables page or go directly to hoopladigital.com to start listening now!
ONLINE RESOURCES AVAILABLE 24/7
Read a newspaper or magazine, learn a new language, study for a test, or find a read-alike for your favorite book right from your computer or mobile device. Morton Grove Public Library cardholders can access a variety of premium online resources 24/7! To get started, go to databases.mgpl.org and browse the list of available resources or select the subject area that interests you.
BATTLE OF THE BOOKS HAS BEGUN
The 2015 Battle of the Books kicked off on February 24 with a head-to-head match of two teams from Park View School, when the self-proclaimed team “The Losers” were the winners against team “Battle Brains.” This Spring, students in 6th-8th grade from five local school will compete in 15 battles to test their knowledge on 50 books. The Battle of the Books trophy and bragging rights are on the line, so come cheer on the students at an upcoming battle.
GO GREEN FOR VILLAGE GREENING
Village Greening is a community-wide initiative in Morton Grove to demonstrate and encourage best practices in energy conservation and sustainability. Through May 2015, a different community organization will focus on a specific green initiative each month that you can implement in your everyday life. Read more about how Morton Grove is going green!