Tuesday, October 02, 2012

Future Drive-Through Book Drop

We look forward to opening again in early 2013. Patrons will enjoy the convenience of this drive-through book drop, and the view from this window looking out onto Pulaski. Additional pictures are available at Flickr.com

September Progress

A great deal of progress was made in our contruction project at 11960 S Pulaski. Our future front door is pictured above. We look forward to moving back from our temporary location around January 2013. Over seventy additional pictures are available on our online photo album at Flickr.com.

Thursday, September 06, 2012

Pictures of August Construction

Every day, patrons are coming in the temporary library and telling us how beautiful the new library looks. The construction process is coming along very well, so we should be able to move back to 11960 S Pulaski in January 2013! We look forward to coming back home. CLICK HERE to take a look at additional pictures of our progress on Flickr.com.

Tuesday, July 31, 2012

School Supplies Drive

The library is currently collecting school supplies and food. Worth Township will distribute these supplies to area families in need. So far, we have not had much response. All contributions are greatly appreciated!

Don't Forget to Finish!

Stop by this week to finish your Summer Reading Program! Saturday is the last day to complete the program.

Monday, June 04, 2012

2012 Summer Reading

The Alsip-Merrionette Park Library has a Summer Reading Program for all ages! The Youth Services Program is "Dream Big: Read!" Middle School students can participate in "Own the Night." High School students can read and enter a drawing for a Barnes and Noble NOOK eReader. "Reading is So Delicious" is our program for adults.  Alsip-Merrionette Park Library residents may sign up on Saturday, June 16th;  from 9 to 3:30 children can get face paintings done by Berri Good Face Painting. Come to our temporary location at 12838 Cicero, across from the Baymont Inn. Open registration begins Saturday, June 23.

Thursday, March 01, 2012

Registration for Spring Youth Programs

Don't miss our fun Spring programs for kids! Resident registration for Youth Services programs begins Saturday, March 10, 2012, in person at the library. All resident children must have a valid library card to present upon registration. (Residents are from Alsip, Merrionette Park, and Garden Homes.) Residents can register by phone for the winter/spring session; simply call 708/371-5666 x 111 or x 112. Non-resident open registration begins Saturday, March 17, in person at the library. There will be a fee for each non-resident child for each program.

Thursday, February 16, 2012

Library Closed for Presidents' Day

The library will be closed on Monday, February 20th for Presidents' Day. Come stock up on your books, DVD's, CD's and games now!

Wednesday, February 15, 2012

Leap into New Technology

Leap Into New Technology

Wednesday, February 29 at 7 PM

Program held at Alsip Park District
12521 S Kostner

Adult & Youth Services are joining forces to present a program of interest to the whole family. The Geek Squad from the Lansing Best Buy will demonstrate the latest in ereaders, tablets and gaming technology. Observe "Leap Day" by coming to this fun, educational program.
Contact Adult Services or Youth Services to register (708/371-5666). Registration required.

Friday, February 10, 2012

Great Children's Programs

Take a look at some of our great Youth Services programs on the library's calendar site! Don't miss the fun "drop in" craft every Friday and Saturday. Contact the Youth Services Dept. for further info at 708/371-5666 x 111.

Construction on New Addition

The construction has begun on our new addition! Check out pictures on Flickr!

Monday, January 30, 2012


Nicholas and Associates is making progress with the library's construction project. They have excavated over 90% of the area for the new addition. Pictures are available at Flickr.com.