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Loyola Health Screenings

Split-the-Pot Raffle

Holiday Sing-A-Long


Read about the new library catalog



Adopt-A-Book Program

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Learn about your Library card

New Books/Movies

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Loyola Health Screenings
Loyola medical students will visit the Maywood Public Library District to perform health screenings for the community between 5:00 pm and 6:30 pm. This will include blood pressure checks, nutrition counseling, advice on how to quit or cut down on smoking, and chronic diseases. These events are free to the public, and will take place on Wednesday, December 2nd.

Real Estate Education Presentation
On Monday, November 30, at 5:15 pm in room 201, Housing Helpers will offer a workshop for first time homebuyers.

Split-the-Pot Raffle- November Special
During November, 2015, if you buy $5.00 worth of raffle tickets, you will receive one free DVD rental. There is a limit to 5 free DVDs per adult library card for each rental period. You can read more about the raffle by clicking here.

Split-the-Pot Raffle
The Maywood Public Library District is offering raffle tickets. Patrons can receive a ticket with a $1.00 donation, or 6 raffle tickets for $5.00. The drawing will be held on December 12, 2015, at the Maywood Public Library District’s Christmas Sing-a-Long.  You do not need to be present to win.  

Maywood Public Library District And Windy City Squadron to Host FFG “Flight Academy” Event
On Saturday, December 5th, 2015, from 12:00pm to 3:00pm, the Maywood Public Library District and Windy City Squadron Events will host a “Kids Flight Academy” event, which is free to the public. Participants will learn to play the Star Wars X-Wing® miniatures game by FFG.  A simple, fun and fast paced game for ages 11+. Parents are encouraged to join in the fun. Game pieces will be provided by Windy City Squadron Events for participants to learn the game. Players can win a host of prizes by completing challenges and a host of fun game activities. Registration for the event is encouraged.

Maywood Public Library District To Hold 2nd Christmas Holiday Sing Along Event!
Mark your calendars for Saturday, December 12th, from 6:30pm to 8:00pm. The Maywood Public Library District is holding its second Christmas Holiday Sing Along, which is free to the public. There will be live music, food, giveaways and the jackpot drawing for the Split-The-Pot Raffle. Raffle tickets are currently available at the Maywood Library Lending Services Department.

The Library Board Meeting will be on Wednesday, January 20, 2016, 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 will meet on Tuesdays in room 201 and 202 until December 15th.  Classes will resume on January 5, 2016.

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 through December 17th.  Classes will then resume on January 7th. Space is limited. In order to begin taking classes, please leave your information for Mildred A. Green at 708-343-1847.

Adopt-A-Book Program
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).  




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