UPDATE: ELA/ESL Classes will take place at the Quinn Community Center
The Maywood Public Library District will continue to sign people up for an English Language Acquisition course, but this class will now take place at the Quinn Community Center (http://quinncenter.org/contact/). You may contact the Quinn Center at 708-343-6120.
How to Get a Summer Job
Getting a summer job is always challenging. Find out the best ways to look for work through this interactive session for the entire family. Learn about new online resources, discover new opportunities, and have access to summer jobs (and more) that are available now. This free presentation will take place at the Maywood Public Library District on Saturday, May 7th, in room 201 at 11:30 am, and will be presented by a representative from Triton College. Students and parents are invited to come.
The Vet Center will be in the rotunda of the Maywood Public Library District on Tuesday, May 10, from 3:30-5:00 pm. The Vet Center offers outreach, counseling, and referral services to veterans who are eligible for their services, so that they may adjust to living in a post-war environment. For information on the Vet Center, please call 708-457-8805, or visit www.va.gov/directory/guide/facility.asp?ID=5047.
SAT and ACT Changes: Q&A
The Huntington Learning Center will visit the Maywood Public Library District on Wednesday, May 11th, from 4:00-6:00 pm in room 201. They will be explaining some of the changes that have been made to the SAT and the ACT exams, and answering questions concerning them. The first hour will focus on questions that students may have, and the second hour will focus on questions that parents and adults may have. This presentation is free to the public.
Buck-a-Bag Book Sale
The Buck-A-Bag Book Sale will continue through May at the Maywood Public Library District. Each bag filled with hardcover or softcover books will only cost you $1.00. Bags for this sale will be supplied by the Library. For more information, please call 708-343-1847 x10.
The Library Board Meeting will be on Wednesday, June 15, at 6:30 pm.
Quilting: Step-By-Step Instruction
If you are interested in learning how to construct quilts, please leave your information for Mildred A. Green at the Library by calling 708-343-1847. Ask for Information Services. The Quilting class meets on Tuesdays in room 201 and 202.
Instructions in Sewing
People who are interested in learning some of the basic skills involved in constructing clothing will want to take this free class in rooms 201 and 202 of the Maywood Public Library District on Thursdays. Space is limited. In order to begin taking classes, please leave your information for Mildred A. Green at 708-343-1847.
The Maywood Public Library District would like to invite you to our Adopt-A-Book program. This is a wonderful way to honor or remember someone special in your life. For more information, please click here.
The Maywood Public Library District is now on Facebook! Click here, log into your Facebook account, and type "Maywood Public Library District" in the Search box. Now click on the "Like" button. This will allow you to keep up with all of the events that are taking place here at the Library.
Have you wondered about the value of your Maywood Public Library card? Take a look at our webpage devoted to all of the privileges our Library patrons have with their Maywood Public Library card (click here).