If you are a creative person who loves to draw, color, and amaze your friends with your masterpieces, this program is for you. Each month we will attack a new and exciting art project that will challenge and build your artistic skills. Dig into the provided art supplies with your creativity and come out an Art Attack winner!
The story of Chesley Sullenberger, an American pilot who
became a hero after landing his damaged plane on the Hudson River in order to
save the flight's passengers and crew. Cast: Tom Hanks, Aaron Eckhart
Join us for movie night at MGPL! Enjoy complimentary popcorn and refreshments while you watch a great movie on the big screen and fill out an Oscar prediction ballot for a chance to win a Blu-ray/DVD player. No tickets or registration required!
We won't let cold stop us! In February, travel with us to the lush and steamy New Guinea.
You can pick up the book at the Check-out Desk a month prior to the meet. The group will meet at Starbucks at 6763 West Dempster Street in Morton Grove where we'll start with a hot drink and set out on a walk and talk on the North Branch Trail.
Keep your body and mind active and register now!
Book Synopsis: Frustrated by his research efforts and depressed over the death of his brothers, Andre Banson runs into two fellow anthropologists, a married couple, in 1930s New Guinea and begins a tumultuous relationship with them. (NoveList Plus).
Based on the beloved book, this lively and engaging play captures the spirit of friendship and love perfectly. Charlotte's Web is the story of a pig named Wilbur and the spider who saved his life by spinning messages into her web. This beautiful musical will give your family an opportunity to see one of the best children's books ever written come to life.
Due to the popularity of these programs and limited space, we would appreciate it if you do not bring strollers into the Library for these events. The Library is not responsible for unattended belongings.
Not Included (2013,
PG-13, Spanish w/ English Subtitles, 1 hr 40 min)
Valentin is Acapulco’s resident playboy, until a former fling leaves
a baby on his doorstep and takes off. An unlikely father figure,
Valentin raises Maggie for six years, but their unique and offbeat
family is threatened when Maggie’s birth mom shows up out of the
Held at the American Legion Memorial Civic Center of Morton Grove (6140 Dempster)
Catch us at the Civic Center (6140 Dempster) for a monthly
talk about upcoming events at the library, books and e-books, movies, mobile
devices and much more! We will be more than happy to answer questions about the
library and to register you for a library card!
Halo is coming to the library! Join us for a special
drop in session of Halo Wars 2 on the Xbox One. Patrons can play the newest
release of the Halo franchise in various multiplayer formats. Build armies,
test strategies and play with different fighting forces including the newest
villain, Atriox, leader of the brute fighting force, The Banished.
The MGPL Writers Workshop is for writers who want to share their works in progress and support other writers in drafting, revising, and finishing manuscripts, essays, poems, or any other type of writing. Readings can be in any genre or format. Writers of any level or professional aspiration are welcome.
The workshop meets on the first Wednesday evening of every month. Questions? Contact Chad at email@example.com.