Monday, December 29, 2008
Tuesday, December 16, 2008
Wednesday, November 12, 2008
Friday, November 07, 2008
Tuesday, October 14, 2008
Monday, September 29, 2008
Friday, September 26, 2008
Click on the database link below, and type in your Alsip-Merrionette Park Library card barcode. Scroll down and try Brainfuse!
Thursday, September 18, 2008
Also, the library now offers a live homework help service, Brainfuse. Come try it out on the Youth Services Dept.'s computers. It will soon be available from the library's website, also.
Tuesday, August 26, 2008
Weekly winners included Juanita Babcock, Anna Mae Stevens, Audrey Migliore, Jeanne Cukaj, Maren Waksmundski, Tracy Lieberman, Carolyn Blanchette and Evelyn Baxter.
A special thank you to those who submitted recipes. A recipe booklet will be available soon at the Reference Desk.
Wednesday, July 09, 2008
Thursday, July 03, 2008
Beginning July 1, 2008, the library is extending its loan period for books, audiobooks, and non-fiction DVDs to three weeks with one renewal. Feature films and Family DVDs will have a 7 day loan period with no renewals. The loan period for all rentals (books and DVDs) will continue to be three days. Now you can enjoy the materials you check out from the library for a longer time without worrying about overdue fines!
Wednesday, June 18, 2008
Tuesday, June 10, 2008
Since the cost of gas (and everything else) is going up, up, up, the library is a great summer entertainment value! So whether you’ll be catching the reading bug, joining the reading remix or will look at what’s cookin’ at your library, you’re sure to have fun at the Alsip-Merrionette Park Library this summer!
Saturday, May 03, 2008
Monday, April 14, 2008
Friday, April 11, 2008
Monday, March 24, 2008
The Youth Services Dept. has received a Library Services & Technology Act grant* to help develop technology that will draw teens to our library. These funds are providing a Nintendo Wii for use in monthly gaming tournaments, as well as gaming books, video games and more. Wii games are now available for patrons to check out for one week! There will be a $1 per day overdue fee. For further info, please contact the Youth Services Dept. at 708/371-5666.
*"Funding for this grant was awarded by the Illinois State Library (ISL), a Division of the Office of Secretary of State, using funds provided by the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS), under the federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA)."
Thursday, March 13, 2008
Monday, March 10, 2008
Wednesday, March 05, 2008
Attention, Mystery Lovers! Don't miss your chance to meet author Denise Swanson. Her Scumble River mystery series features school psychologist Skye Denison, not your perfect Barbie Doll sleuth. These fun books are set in a fictional Midwestern town, loosely based on Swanson's own hometown of Coal City, IL. A book signing will follow her entertaining program. Mark it on your calendar for March 12 at 7 PM! For registration and further information, contact the Adult Services Dept. at 708/371-5666.
Thursday, February 21, 2008
Monday, February 11, 2008
Tuesday, January 22, 2008
Friday, January 18, 2008
Monday, January 14, 2008
who contributed toys and food to the holiday drive.
Some talented patrons crocheted and sewed
special clothing items for area children. Thank you!
Pictured: Adult Services Librarian Maritza Ruiz
holds up a specially-made dress.