Library News

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Announcement of Library Board Candidate for 2015

Palatine Public Library District residents will elect a new Trustee this year.  The elected Trustee will serve a four-year term from May 2015 through May 2019. One candidate, Hal Snyder, will be on the April 7, 2015 ballot. The name on the ballot was determined when the candidate submitted his...


Celebrate the Oscars

We're celebrating the Oscars this year with a contest and three unique programs for adults. “Our patrons love the movies and we are excited to offer these special programs before the Academy Awards show on February 22,” says Gayle Weyland, Adult Programming Coordinator.     Pick the...


Tax Forms and Resources

Tax Day is April 15, 2015. Get a head start on filing your returns with these recommended websites. Internal Revenue Service Download, print, and file federal forms Internal Revenue Service - Order Forms and Products Request forms to be delivered to you by mail Illinois Department of Revenue...


Recipes from Food and Flavors of Downton Abby Program

Michael Maddox visited us last week and gave us a taste of English Aristrocracy with these delicious recipes. Mrs. Isabel Crawley’s Smoked Salmon & Cucumber Tea Sandwiches Makes: 14 4 oz. Thinly sliced smoked salmon 2 pc Green scallions, finely sliced 3/4 c Boursin Cheese 1 t Grated lemon...


The Greatest Wealth is Health

Did you know we have a wide range of health related research tools available to you on our website? Instead of spending extra time searching the Internet, simply check out the trusted and reliable sources gathered together on our Research page. These Health Databases can provide you with reliable...


Individual Appointments for Affordable Care Act Enrollment Assistance, January 2015

Open enrollment for health insurance coverage is available through the Affordable Care Act from November 15, 2014 through February 15, 2015. Through a partnership with Get Covered America, free in-person enrollment assistance is available at the Main Library this January. Make an Appointment...