• Library floats to new heights during 2024 Fourth of July Parade

    Can you guess how many balloons were featured in our Fourth of July parade entry?

    The library floated to new heights at this year's annual Fourth of July Parade where we celebrated with countless balloons that brought a giant spider, butterflies, ladybugs and more to life. The balloon creatures elevated the spirits of parade goers as they made their way down the parade route, all coming together to represent this year's summer of reading. Our parade entry also included the library's bookmobile and thousands of Summer Reading paper crown giveaways.

    The giveaways were made possible by the generous support of

  • Donate to the Community Backpack Drive: July 8-22

    A new backpack can make a significant difference for a student, helping them start the year with confidence and on the right foot. The library is partnering with OMNI in July to help bring new, quality backpacks to area youth in time for school.

    The community is invited to help by donating NEW backpacks at the library. The backpacks will then be distributed by OMNI at a later date. The Community Backpack Drive will take place from Monday, July 8 through Monday, July 22. Please bring donations to the collection bin on the library's first floor.
    OMNI provides comprehensive behavioral

  • Update: Sign-ups are now closed - Thank you for entering the lottery

    Update 7/11/24 - 9 a.m. - Sign-ups for Ravinia Free Lawn Passes is now closed.

    Thank you for entering. Please check your email for a notification regarding passes.

    If you do not hear from the library, you have not been selected in the lottery to receive passes.

    Ravinia and Your Library: Request Free Lawn Passes 

    The Arlington Heights Memorial Library is thrilled to be partnering this summer with Ravinia Festival’s Words & Music outreach program, providing a limited number of Ravinia lawn passes to Arlington Heights Memorial Library cardholders.  

    Any resident of Arlington Heights, 18 years of age or



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