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  • Friends of the Palatine Library Holiday Used Book Sale Nov. 21-23 Nov 17, 2014 9:23 AM
    The Friends of the Palatine Public Library will hold a Holiday Used Book Sale from Friday, Nov. 21, through Sunday, Nov. 23. The sale includes gift-quality books, including a 70-volume leather-bound set of the Library of Presidents, and a 19-volume leather-bound set of Hemingway novels.

  • Workshop will teach the ‘how-to poem’ Nov 2, 2014 11:24 PM
    The Northwest Cultural Council announces a Second Saturday Poetry Workshop to be held from 9 a.m.-noon Saturday, Nov. 8, led by Jennifer Dotson. Saturday’s topic will be “The How-To Poem from the Functional to the Fanciful.”

  • Celebrate International Games Day, November 15 at Palatine Library Oct 23, 2014 12:10 PM
    Celebrate International Games Day, November 15 at Palatine Library

  • Palatine Library hosts teen and children’s ‘Spooky’ Writing Contests Oct 5, 2014 4:45 PM
    The Palatine Library is hosting two “spooky” photo-based writing contests: One for teens, and one for children.

  • DAR American History essay contest calls for entries Sep 17, 2014 12:56 PM
    The Eki Skinner Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution is sponsoring an American History essay contest for area grade and middle school students.

  • Your Palatine Library Card - Get It, Use It! Aug 21, 2014 7:48 AM
    Palatine Library celebrates National Library Card Sign-up Month in September. A card provides unlimited information and entertainment.

  • Aug 14, 2014 1:01 AM
    Letter to the editor: Raj B. Verma of Palatine thinks the library is wildly overspending on its bathroom renovations.

  • Palatine Library promotes Auston to director Aug 7, 2014 3:56 PM
    The Palatine Public Library District Board of Library Trustees Thursday announced it has named the assistant director, Anthony Auston, to succeed Susan Strunk as director of the library district. Board President Barbara Illian said in a news release that the library board interviewed several of the candidates before deciding that Auston was “the best fit.”

  • Palatine library to host retirement party for longtime director Aug 4, 2014 9:12 AM
    The Palatine Public Library District invites the community to say goodbye to Director Susan Strunk Sunday, Aug. 17.

  • Palatine library announces new streaming service Aug 4, 2014 12:42 PM
    Palatine Public Library District is pleased to announce a new streaming video and audio service for library cardholders.

  • Palatine library marks Digital Media Center’s first year Jun 30, 2014 8:36 AM
    The Palatine Public Library District invites you to celebrate the one-year anniversary of the Digital Media Center. Visit during the month of July to enter your name into a drawing for a chance to win a Google Nexus 7 tablet.

  • Discuss poet Robert Frost at Palatine event Jun 26, 2014 4:26 PM
    The Northwest Cultural Council will host “An Afternoon with Robert Frost” from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 28 at the Palatine Public Library, 700 N. Court St., Palatine. Dick Park and Michael Anderson, founders of the Well Curb Society, will present a 20th anniversary celebration of the society and lead an in-depth discussion of Frost’s poem “The Need of Being Versed in Country Things.”

  • Used Book Sale at Palatine library Jun 9, 2014 3:18 PM
    The Friends of the Palatine Library will hold a Summer Used Book Sale from Friday, June 20 through Sunday, June 22. The selection of materials includes books, DVDs, and CDs donated by the community and available at a deep discount.

  • Palatine library to retire bookmobile service Jun 2, 2014 8:06 AM
    Palatine Library will retire its bookmobile service at the end of August and plans to add hours at its Rand Road Branch.

  • Palatine Library’s Summer Reading Program begins June 1 May 28, 2014 3:08 PM
    Fetch your books and fun at the Palatine Library from noon to 3 p.m. on Sunday, June 1, for the “PAWS to READ” summer reading Kickoff Day.

  • Palatine Library launching summer reading program May 26, 2014 4:44 PM
    Palatine Public Library will kick off its summer reading program from noon to 3 p.m. Sunday, June 1, at the main library, 700 N. North Court.

  • Children celebrate their day with games, stories in Palatine May 23, 2014 11:38 AM
    On Wednesday, April 30, the Palatine Library hosted a program celebrating Día de los Niños (Children’s Day). This is a day that celebrates children and connects them to the world of learning through books and libraries.

  • Book sale coming at Palatine Library May 23, 2014 5:00 PM
    The Friends of the Palatine Library will hold a used book sale from June 20-22.

  • Palatine Library announces Poetry Contest winners May 12, 2014 9:11 AM
    15.06- with one photo - page 3 In honor of National Poetry Month this April, the Palatine Public Library District sponsored its fifth annual poetry contest. The community eagerly participated, with over 60 original works submitted in three categories: Youth, 12 and under; Teen, ages 13-19; and Adult, ages 20 plus. Entries were displayed in the Main Library. Professional judges read and discussed each submission.

  • Palatine Library District accepting food for fines May 5, 2014 3:46 PM
    [No Paragraph Style]NewsThe Palatine Public Library District will accept food donations from patrons as a way to pay down library fines until the end of May, according to the district's website. The program, called “Food for Fines,” allows anyone who pays half of their outstanding balance to pay for the second half by donating a can or jar of food.

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