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.
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.
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 "All Ages" group.

Stories at My Museum

June 10, 2020
10:00am - 10:30am
Library Branch: In the Community
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Storytimes
About This Event:
Enjoy storytime and then stay to play at this hands-on museum created for kids, by kids. All ages. Drop in. Held offsite at My Museum, 37 E. Northwest Hwy, Palatine. ...
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.
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 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.
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: 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.
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: In the Community
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytimes
About This Event:
Come to a special summer storytime at Willow Park. All ages. Drop in. Questions, call Debbie Albig (HEPD), 847-285-5442. 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.
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.

Let’s Explore: Fossils

July 2, 2020
11:30am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Rand Road Branch
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Storytimes
About This Event:
Become a Paleontologist as we explore fossils through stories and some hands-on activities. Drop-in.    ...
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.

Preschool Storytime

July 13, 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 "All Ages" group.

Stories at My Museum

July 15, 2020
10:00am - 10:30am
Library Branch: In the Community
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Storytimes
About This Event:
Enjoy storytime and then stay to play at this hands-on museum created for kids, by kids. All ages. Drop in. Held offsite at My Museum, 37 E. Northwest Hwy, Palatine. ...
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...