School Outreach

The school outreach services described below are available to all preschools and elementary/middle schools located in Arlington Heights. Additionally, schools where Arlington Heights students make up at least 45% of the student body are also served by the library.

Check to see if your school is served by the library.

See Your Principal, Librarian or Teacher at the Library This Summer

Come see your principal, LMC director or teacher at the public library this summer. School staff will be reading and talking about books, making music, and celebrating students who are participating in Read to the Rhythm.
Listed alphabetically by school.
Akemi Sessler, Principal, and Kelly O'Kelly, LMC Director
Kids' World
June 24 2-3 p.m.
Donna Bingaman, Principal
Kids' World
June 23 1-2 p.m.
July 6 6:30-7:30 p.m
July 29 10-11a.m.
Olive Mary-Stitt
Nancy Brown, LMC Director
Kids' World
July 21 1-2 p.m.
Juliette Low
Susan Ejma, Principal
Kids' World
August 4 10-11 a.m.
Idelle Melamed, LMC Director
Kids’ World
June 24 3-4 p.m.

Thomas Middle School
The Hub
Tuesdays 4-6 p.m. from June 16-August 18

Kristie Cerniglia, LMC Director
Kids’ World
June 18 1:30-2:30 p.m.
June 25 1:30-2:30 p.m.

Shelley Fabrizio, Principal
Kids' World
August 3 1-2 p.m.



Resource Bags

We send library collections to your preschools, daycare centers, licensed home childcare, elementary and middle school classrooms. Let us know what you need, and we will pick, package, and prepare it. 
Request a resource bag now.

Visit the Library

Complete our online form and we will contact you to provide more information about library tours.
  • Pre-K Classes
    Your class will enjoy a guided tour of Kids' World followed by storytime.
  • Elementary and Middle School Classes
    Introduce your class to the library. If you working on a special unit and would like the tour to include this emphasis, we'll be happy to do so.
  • High School Classes
    Please contact Teen Services for High School Class visits.

We'll Visit You

Complete our online form and we will contact you to provide more information about our classroom visits.
  • Preschool and Daycare Facilities
    We will visit you and provide storytimes. You may also request a bookmobile visit.
  • Kindergarten Classes
    We will provide books, music and activity programs for your Kindergarten class. Choose from several curriculum-related presentations.
  • Elementary School Classes Grades 1-5
    We will provide a book-related interactive program different for each grade.
  • Especially for Grade 2
    The bookmobile will visit your school. The bookmobile makes time in its busy schedule so that 2nd grade classes can come aboard and check out materials.
  • Elementary and Middle School Classes Grades 1-7
    We will visit your class and provide booktalks.

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Arlington Heights Memorial Library / 500 N. Dunton Avenue, Arlington Heights, IL 60004-5910  Tel: 847-392-0100 / Fax: 847-506-2650

Library Hours: Mon-Fri: 9 a.m.-10 p.m. / Sat: 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m. / Sun: Noon-5:30 p.m.