Arlington Heights Memorial Library is committed to providing quality learning experiences through exhibits that encourage creativity and self-exploration, as well as fostering cultural understanding. For almost a decade, the library has been developing exhibit experiences for all ages and educational needs. We produce original exhibits as well as collaborate with external organizations, including museums and cultural institutions, to ensure enjoyable and relevant learning moments for members and neighbors of the Arlington Heights community.

Past Exhibits

When Home Won't Let You Stay

When Home Won’t Let You Stay: Stories of Refugees in America

February 12 – March 25, 2020

This is a photography exhibit about the stories of refugees. Documentary artist James...

Culinary Curiosity

Culinary Curiosity

October 4, 2019 – January 5, 2019

Culinary Curiosity was a collaborative exhibition by Arlington Heights Memorial Library, Aurora Public Library, Gail Borden Public Library District, and Schaumburg...

Earth from Space

Earth from Space

June 22 – August 11, 2019

The exhibit celebrated the 50th anniversary of the first manned moon landing and it gave the community an opportunity to dive...

Chagall for Children

Chagall for Children

January 26 - April 7, 2019

This traveling exhibit included 14 interactive elements featuring the masterpieces of modern artist Marc Chagall. The exhibit was generously supported by...

Bravo! Chris Raschka

Bravo! Chris Raschka

June 4 - August 12, 2018

Bravo! Chris Raschka is an art exhibit featuring over 50 original pieces of artwork by New York-based children’s book illustrator Chris...


XOXO: An Exhibit About Love & Forgiveness

January 20 - March 31, 2018

This traveling exhibit was created by the Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh with support from The Fetzer Institute....



October 1-November 5, 2017

Hashtags are widely used on social media for sharing, which is one of the key themes in 2017’s One Book, One Village title, The Circle...

Once Upon a Time

Once Upon a Time: Exploring the World of Fairy Tales

January 16 - March 26, 2016

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Arlington Hts. library exhibit celebrates fairy tales, Daily Herald, January 19, 2016


LEGO Art + Architecture

March 1 - April 30, 2015

This exhibit featured thirteen world-famous landmarks built entirely of LEGO bricks. The exhibit was designed and created by Arlington Heights resident Adam Reed...

Math Midway To Go

Math Midway 2 Go

September 9 - 29, 2013

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Math Midway 2 Go, Patch, September 3, 2013