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3 Chicago History Programs in August

Join us for three programs celebrating Chicago history. These adult programs are perfect for a fun night out of the house. Make sure to sign up for the program to guarantee a seat!     Chicago Calamities: Disaster in the Windy City Wednesday, August 3, 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. Sign Up...

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Youth Biography Review: Whoosh! by Chris Barton

Looking for a book to cool off with during this heat wave? Whoosh! by Chris Barton is the true story of a hard-working scientist who refused to give up on his dream and ultimately made a big splash with an innovative idea. Lonnie Johnson overcame prejudice, discouraging test results, and...

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Bastille Day Celebration Recipes

  Celebrate Bastille Day with Michael Maddox as he acquaints us with recipes from French culture that are sure to bring out the oh là là in everyone!       Champagne Vinaigrette Yield: 1 Cup Ingredients: 1 t Shallots, minced 1 t Dijon Mustard ½ t Fresh Thyme, chopped ¼ C...

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Youth Nonfiction Review: A Friend for Lakota by Jim and Jamie Dutcher

Gentle Lakota is always getting picked on by the other wolves, until one brave pack-mate stands up to the bullies and becomes his friend. A Friend for Lakota is a touching, true story based on the authors' observations of life among a pack of wolves in Idaho. A perfect nonfiction pick for kids in...

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Board of Library Trustees Announces Vacancy

The Palatine Public Library District Board of Library Trustees announced a vacancy at its regular Board meeting on July 13, 2016 and seeks to fill this vacancy until the new Board is seated in May, 2017 following the consolidated election on April 4, 2017. The Board will fill the current vacancy by...

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C'est Francais!/It's French - 3 Programs in July

Join us for three programs celebrating French history, art, and culture. These adult programs are perfect for fun night out of the house. Make sure to sign up for the program to guarantee a seat!     Meet Marie Antoinette Monday, July 11, 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. Sign Up Martina Mathisen...

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