Library Closed – Adding Curbside Pickup

Due to the extended Governor’s stay-at-home order, all Palatine Public Library District facilities will remain Closed. New Curbside Pickup service starts June 2. Begin returning materials on May 20. Due dates extended through June 20. Watch the website and social media for updates. .

Upcoming Events

Ongoing Events

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
This event is in the "Kids" group.
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytimes
About This Event:
Enjoy stories, rhymes and songs in this virtual storytime event. Suggested for ages 1 and up.  Click to join storytime on our YouTube!  Click to join our storytime on Facebook!    ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Kids, All Ages
Program Type: Games & Activities, Classes & Workshops
About This Event:
Join us in solving two different chess puzzles in one move. Follow our facebook page to see the video when it is posted. https://www.facebook.com/PalatineLibrary/ ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytimes
About This Event:
Enjoy stories, rhymes and songs in this virtual storytime event. Suggested for ages 1 and up.  Click to join storytime on our YouTube!  Click to join our storytime on Facebook!    ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Preschool Storytime

June 1, 2020
12:30pm - 1:00pm
Library Branch: North Hoffman Branch
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytimes
About This Event:
Children ages 1 through preschool are invited to attend storytime. Parents or caregivers must remain with their child. Drop-in. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytimes
About This Event:
Enjoy stories, rhymes and songs in this virtual storytime event. Suggested for ages 1 and up.  Click to join storytime on our YouTube!  Click to join our storytime on Facebook!    ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Wonder Wednesdays

June 3, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Games & Activities
About This Event:
Join us online for a fun activity! Grades K-6.  Today's activity is a scavenger hunt. Visit our Facebook Page to view a video and share a photo of your favorite scavenger hunt item. https://palatinelibraryorg-my.sharepoint.com/:b:/g/personal/...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Crafty Thursday

June 4, 2020
10:00am - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Kids
About This Event:
Spark your child's creativity by making a simple craft together. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytimes
About This Event:
Enjoy stories, rhymes and songs in this virtual storytime event. Suggested for ages 1 and up.  Click to join storytime on our YouTube!  Click to join our storytime on Facebook!    ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
Library Branch: Rand Road Branch
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytimes
About This Event:
Children ages 1 through preschool are invited to attend storytime. Parents or caregivers must remain with their child. Niños de 1 año hasta preescolares están invitados asistir a la hora de cuentos. Los papas o persona de cuido tiene que estar pre...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytimes
About This Event:
Enjoy stories, rhymes and songs in this virtual storytime event. Suggested for ages 1 and up.  Click to join storytime on our YouTube!  Click to join our storytime on Facebook!    ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
Library Branch: Rand Road Branch
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Games & Activities
About This Event:
Spark your child’s creativity by making a simple craft together. Sign up begins two weeks prior to each date.   Fomente la creatividad de sus hijos el alaborar una manualidad sencilla juntos. Para todas las edades. Inscripción iniciara d...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Drop-In STEAM

June 9, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room AB
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Games & Activities
About This Event:
Stop by for fun STEAM activities all summer. Ages 5 and up with parent/caregiver. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Games & Activities
About This Event:
Join us online for a fun activity! Grades K-6.  ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytimes
About This Event:
Introduce your baby to the love of reading with lap-time rhymes, stories, and songs in this virtual event. Birth through 12 months with parent/caregiver.  Click to join storytime on our YouTube!  Click to join our storyti...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytimes, Games & Activities
About This Event:
Dig deeper to become a paleontologist, as we discover and investigate dinosaurs through stories, math, science and art.  Recommended for ages 4-7 with a parent/caregiver. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Minecraft Mania

June 11, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type: Games & Activities, Social Gatherings
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
About This Event:
Enter the world of Minecraft. Grades 5-12. Sign up.  ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytimes
About This Event:
Enjoy stories, rhymes and songs in this virtual storytime event. Suggested for ages 1 and up.  Click to join storytime on our YouTube!  Click to join our storytime on Facebook!    ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Crafty Friday's

June 12, 2020
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: North Hoffman Branch
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Games & Activities
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
About This Event:
Spark your child’s creativity by making a simple craft together. Sign up begins two weeks prior to each date. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Preschool Storytime

June 15, 2020
12:30pm - 1:00pm
Library Branch: North Hoffman Branch
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytimes
About This Event:
Children ages 1 through preschool are invited to attend storytime. Parents or caregivers must remain with their child. Drop-in. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytimes
About This Event:
Enjoy stories, rhymes and songs in this virtual storytime event. Suggested for ages 1 and up.  Click to join storytime on our YouTube!  Click to join our storytime on Facebook!    ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Drop-In STEAM

June 16, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room AB
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Games & Activities
About This Event:
Stop by for fun STEAM activities all summer. Ages 5 and up with parent/caregiver. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Games & Activities
About This Event:
Join us online for a fun activity! Grades K-6.  Today's activity is Roll-A-Story, a storytelling game. Check our Facebook page for a video. Download/View the pre-filled game boards. https://palatinelibraryorg-my.sharepoint.com/:b...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
Library Branch: In the Community
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytimes
About This Event:
Come to a special storytime at Hamilton Playground Shelter. All ages. Drop in. Questions, call Karen Rude (PPD), 847-496-6239. Held offsite. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Crafty Thursday

June 18, 2020
10:00am - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Kids
About This Event:
Spark your child's creativity by making a simple craft together. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
Library Branch: In the Community
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytimes
About This Event:
Come to a special storytime at Hamilton Playground Shelter. All ages. Drop in. Questions, call Karen Rude (PPD), 847-496-6239. Held offsite. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytimes
About This Event:
Enjoy stories, rhymes and songs in this virtual storytime event. Suggested for ages 1 and up.  Click to join storytime on our YouTube!  Click to join our storytime on Facebook!    ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

STEAM Saturday’s

June 20, 2020
10:00am - 2:00pm
Library Branch: North Hoffman Branch
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Games & Activities
About This Event:
Stop by one Saturday a month for fun STEAM activities. Ages 5 and up with parent/caregiver. Drop -in. ...