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Art in November

More stunning sights to see! Come to the second floor to view artist Jack Mitchell’s rich oil paintings on the west wall. Our south wall features Palatine Historical Society’s tribute to the Village of Palatine—as this year marks the Village’s 150th Anniversary.  Roman Golash displays his...


Recipes from Take your Crockpot to Dinner program with Joyce Lande

Crockpot gathering dust?  Joyce Lande of Happy and Healthy Lifestyles showed us ways to put that crockpot to good use with delicious recipes that can be ready and waiting for us when we arrive home for dinner. Enjoy!     Chicken Cacciatore By: Tastefully Simple Ingredients: 1 1/2...


Winners Announced from Decorate a Pumpkin

After hundreds of votes, we tabulated the repsonses and have two winners from our Decorate a Pumpkin Craft. With over 50 entries, we selected the two pumpkins that got the most votes. The winners recieved a Toys 'R Us gift card. Make sure to check out all the great mini pumpkin designs. Winning...


Recipes from the Perfect Paninis program

  Dave Esau made our mouths water last night with his delicious panini recipes!  He showed us how to put our panini presses to work and turn a plain old sandwich into an elegant meal! Enjoy his recipes below. Dave’s Specialty Foods, Inc. David Esau, Chef/Owner 847.259.9510...


Antiques Fair: Sunday, November 6

Is there a treasure in your attic? Bring your antique—one item limit only—to Palatine Library’s Antiques Fair for review on Sunday, November 6 from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. Pictures are acceptable. Do Not Bring Furniture, Guns, or Weapons.   Specialist Booths - Meeting Room 1 Meet with one of the...


Library Trustees Proclaims Friends of Libraries Week Oct 16 - 22

The Palatine Public Library District Board of Library Trustees has proclaimed the week of October 16 – 22, 2016, as Friends of Libraries Week in Palatine, IL. The Board encourages the community to join the Friends of the Palatine Library, and thank them for all they do to support our Library and...