Holiday Closing

The Library will be closed Thursday, November 22nd & Friday, November 23rd in observance of Thanksgiving.


Family Reading Night

Family Reading Night is an annual statewide event held the third Thursday in November to encourage families to spend quality time reading together. In celebration, families are invited to join the Library on Thursday, November 15th from 6:00-7:00 p.m. for stories, activities, crafts & more.

No registration required.


International Games Week

(All Ages)

Come celebrate International Games Day at the library on Saturday, November 10th  from 1:00-2:30 p.m. and enjoy a variety of games! Board games, live action games and open video game play too. Bring your Nintendo DS and Pokemon games.

No registration required.


Day Of The Dead Celebration

(All Ages)

Day of the Dead is a Mexican holiday that honors family and friends who have passed on.  Throughout the month of October, everyone is invited to contribute letters, drawings, and pictures in memory of friends, family and pets for our community Day of the Dead altar.  On Thursday, November 1st from 4:30-6:00 p.m. we will celebrate the altar along with pan de muertos (Day of the Dead bread), Mexican hot cocoa, stories and decorate a craft.

No registration required.


Say Boo & Scary On!

Don’t forget to stop at the library on Halloween Wednesday, October 31st from 3:00-7:00 p.m. for some Indoor trick-or-treating!  No registration required.


Halloween Howl

Come join us along with the Schiller Park Village and Recreation Department at the Annual Halloween Howl! The event will be held at Lincoln Middle School on Saturday, October 27th, from 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.  The library will be presenting Halloween stories, a guessing jar and photos with the Great Pumpkin.


Hallo-Teen Party!

(Ages 11-17)

Teens and Tweens in costume or not are welcome to join our Halloween Party on Wednesday, October 24th from 6:00-7:00 p.m.  We will have games, prizes, treats and more!

The party is limited to 25 teens!

Registration begins October 3rd.


Coming Soon

The Schiller Park Public Library is excited to announce our NEW Collection of circulating STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) Kits!

Each kit includes information and hands-on activities to experiment and explore STEM concepts at home.  Available for check-out Fall 2018!

The kits are made possible through a generous grant from the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)-Chicago Section.


Celebrate Library Card Sign-Up month at the Schiller Park Public Library!

If you are 5 years of age and can print your name, come in and get your first library card.  But don’t forget your legal guardian!  Adult patrons (18 years and older) must apply in person and provide two pieces of legal identification with the applicant’s name and Schiller Park address. Both pieces of identification must have identical Schiller Park addresses.  Each new library card applicant will receive a small gift. Visit the library for more information.  Please call with any questions.


Magic At The Library!

October 6  1:30 pm2:10 pm

(All Ages)                  

Featuring Jim Jensen’s fun interactive magic show that includes audience participation and comedy for everyone, on Saturday, October 6th at 1:30 p.m.

Registration begins September 8th.


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