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  • STEAM Saturday: Chromatography

    Chromatography is the process of separating mixtures. Combine science and art and learn about how colors are made with this fun project presented by Miss Claire. You will need: Coffee filtersMarkersPencilWater + containers  

  • Mount Prospect COVID-19 Restaurant Assistance Grant Program

    The Village of Mount Prospect Mayor, Village Board of Trustees and Economic Development Commission recognize the financial burden on the Village’s restaurant community, and therefore, the Village has established the Mount Prospect COVID-19 Restaurant Assistance Grant Program, which is a...

  • MPPL Closes Buildings; Continues Full Services

    In response to community spread of the coronavirus and a stay-at-home advisory from the Governor and the Illinois Department of Public Health, the Mount Prospect Public Library will restrict self-service access to the public beginning Monday, November 16, until further notice. All services for materials and current programming are available at both the Main Library and South Branch,...

  • Celebrate Diwali With Sweets

    Diwali (dih VAH lee) is a Hindu festival and a national holiday in India. The word Diwali means “row of lights.” This year the holiday begins on November 14. The celebration usually lasts for five days, during which people decorate with...

  • How to help homeowners protect their homes

    The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has created a great resource for homeowners and renters who may be facing a housing crisis due to COVID-19.  Get information on mortgage and forbearance, protection for renters and more by VISITING THEIR WEBSITE...

  • New Fiction in November

    A new month means new fiction to be thankful for! Highlighted here is just a small array of new fiction titles arriving in November. Click for a larger list of new fiction in November or, if you don’t see something...