What's Up at the Library?
Come sing and dance to the lively music of Wendy and DB. This award-winning duo awakens your child's imagination with original songs and play. For ages 3 and up.
This is an honor for not only our staff and the Board of Library Trustees, but also for you, our customers. Thank you for making us a five-star library once again. Read more about Library Journal's 2016 index of America's Star Libraries here.
Following a six-month pilot period, the Arlington Heights Memorial Library Board of Trustees voted to extend the library’s weekend hours, remaining open until 8 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays, and opening the library an hour earlier, at 11 a.m., on Sundays. The cost for the library’s extended hours will be managed within the library’s currently approved budget.
Monday–Friday 9 a.m.–10 p.m.
Saturday 9 a.m.–8 p.m.
Sunday 11 a.m.–8 p.m.
Location: Hendrickson Room
This class is offered every other month, with various topics on best methods and databases for genealogical researching online.
Wednesday, December 14, noon–7 p.m. / Shackley Room, first floor of the library
Do you have Swedish ancestors? Kathy Meade, who has more than seven years’ experience helping people trace their Swedish ancestry, will be available to help you with your research. Kathy can also direct you to additional Swedish research resources.
Let the library help you save a little money on gift giving this season. Drop in anytime during this session and leave with a complete handmade gift and some budget-gifting inspiration. This project will take approximately 20 minutes to complete and is best for ages 5+. While supplies last.
After her presentations to Thomas and South Middle School students, K.A. Holt, author of middle-grade books Rhyme Schemer (2016 Caudill nominee) and House Arrest will be at the library for a book-signing reception. Her book House Arrest was one of the most in-demand titles during the 2016 summer reading program. Books will be available for purchase (or bring your own). Stop in and meet the author, get your book signed and enjoy light refreshments.
Date and time: Monday, December 12, 4-5:30 p.m.