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PROGRAMS & EVENTS

The Manhattan-Elwood Public Library offers many fun and interesting programs. If you’d like to register for one of the programs you see on our website, simply click the ad and it take you to our registration page. If you have questions or to register by email, contact: adults@mpld.org or teens@mpld.org or kids@mpld.org

Weekly Story Time Events Starting June 13th

jotEnjoy stories, activities, and crafts in a beautiful outdoor location near you. Pack a lunch and bring the whole family!

Tuesdays – 11:30 a.m. @ The Round Barn Farm Pavilion
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Enjoy stories, activities, and crafts in a beautiful outdoor location near you. Pack a lunch and bring the whole family!

Thursdays – 11:30 a.m. @ The Elwood Children’s Garden Pavilion
Register Here

jotEnjoy stories, activities, and crafts in a beautiful outdoor location near you. Pack a lunch and bring the whole family!

Saturdays – 11:30 a.m. @ The Library Garden Pavilion
Register Here

Adult Programs & Events

  • Trivia Night @ Silver Dollar
    August 23, 2017 7:00 PM
  • Manhattan-Elwood Quilt Group
    August 24, 2017 6:30 PM
  • Friday Films
    August 25, 2017 1:00 PM
  • Manhattan-Elwood Quilt Group
    September 05, 2017 6:30-9 PM
  • Tech Tuesday: Digital Pictionary
    September 05, 2017 5:00 PM
  • Family Trivia Night
    September 07, 2017 6:00 PM
  • Manhattan-Elwood Quilt Group
    September 09, 2017 9-4 PM
  • Banned Book Movie Festival
    September 26, 2017 5:00 PM
  • Banned Book Movie Festival
    September 27, 2017 5:00 PM
  • Manhattan-Elwood Quilt Group
    September 28, 2017 6:30-9 PM
  • Banned Book Movie Festival
    September 28, 2017 5:00 PM
  • Banned Book Movie Festival
    September 29, 2017 5:00 PM
  • Tech Tuesday: Smartphone Projector
    October 03, 2017 5:00 PM
  • 4th Annual Fall Fest
    October 21, 2017 10:00 AM
  • Family Trivia Night
    November 02, 2017 6:00 PM
  • Tech Tuesday: Green Screen 101
    November 07, 2017 5:00 PM
  • Family Literacy Night
    November 16, 2017 6:00 PM
  • Mother-Daughter Book Club: Anne of Green Gables
    November 29, 2017 6:00 PM
  • Santa Storytime
    December 04, 2017 6:00 PM
  • Tech Tuesday: Make Your Own T-Shirt Design
    December 05, 2017 5:00 PM
  • Tech Tuesday: Flash Animation 101
    December 19, 2017 5:00 PM
  • New Year's Eve Eve Bash
    December 29, 2017 6:00 PM

Teens Programs & Events

  • Geek Club
    September 02, 2017 12:00 PM
  • Tech Tuesday: Digital Pictionary
    September 05, 2017 5:00 PM
  • Family Trivia Night
    September 07, 2017 6:00 PM
  • Geek Club
    September 16, 2017 12:00 PM
  • Nolan Movie Night: Inception
    September 20, 2017 5:00 PM
  • Teen Book Club: Dividing Eden
    September 21, 2017 3:30 PM
  • Banned Book Movie Festival
    September 26, 2017 5:00 PM
  • Banned Book Movie Festival
    September 27, 2017 5:00 PM
  • Banned Book Movie Festival
    September 28, 2017 5:00 PM
  • Banned Book Movie Festival
    September 29, 2017 5:00 PM
  • Geek Club
    September 30, 2017 12:00 PM
  • Tech Tuesday: Smartphone Projector
    October 03, 2017 5:00 PM
  • Star Wars Reads Day
    October 09, 2017 1:30 PM
  • Geek Club
    October 14, 2017 12:00 PM
  • Nolan Movie Night: The Prestige
    October 18, 2017 5:00 PM
  • Creepypasta Contest
    October 19, 2017 6:00 PM
  • Teen Book Club: Hangman's Curse
    October 19, 2017 3:30 PM
  • 4th Annual Fall Fest
    October 21, 2017 10:00 AM
  • Geek Club
    October 28, 2017 12:00 PM
  • Haunted Stacks/ Zombie Prom
    October 30, 2017 6:00 PM
  • Family Trivia Night
    November 02, 2017 6:00 PM
  • Teen Book Club: The Graveyard Book
    November 02, 2017 3:30 PM
  • Tech Tuesday: Green Screen 101
    November 07, 2017 5:00 PM
  • Family Literacy Night
    November 16, 2017 6:00 PM
  • Geek Club
    November 18, 2017 12:00 PM
  • Nolan Movie Night: Interstellar
    November 22, 2017 5:00 PM
  • Mother-Daughter Book Club: Anne of Green Gables
    November 29, 2017 6:00 PM
  • Geek Club
    December 02, 2017 12:00 PM
  • Tech Tuesday: Make Your Own T-Shirt Design
    December 05, 2017 5:00 PM
  • Teen Book Club: Diamonds in the Shadow
    December 07, 2017 3:30 PM
  • Geek Club
    December 16, 2017 12:00 PM
  • Tech Tuesday: Flash Animation 101
    December 19, 2017 5:00 PM
  • Nolan Movie Night: The Dark Knight
    December 20, 2017 5:00 PM
  • New Year's Eve Eve Bash
    December 29, 2017 6:00 PM

Kids Programs & Events

  • Playful Polyglots: Russian
    September 01, 2017 3:30 PM
  • Make-it, Take-it: Digital Pictionary
    September 02, 2017 11:00 AM
  • Coloring with a Cop
    September 05, 2017 3:15 PM
  • School's Out Party Time: Bingo
    September 06, 2017 11:30 AM
  • Family Trivia Night
    September 07, 2017 6:00 PM
  • Playful Polyglots: Spanish
    September 08, 2017 3:30 PM
  • Make-it Monday: Jeopardy
    September 11, 2017 3:30 PM
  • Bad Art Gallery
    September 13, 2017 5:00 PM
  • Pajamapalooza
    September 14, 2017 6:30 PM
  • Kids Book Club: I Funny
    September 14, 2017 3:30 PM
  • Playful Polyglots: Mandarin Chinese
    September 15, 2017 3:30 PM
  • Make-it Monday: Comic Strips
    September 18, 2017 3:30 PM
  • Playful Polyglots: French
    September 22, 2017 3:30 PM
  • Make-it Monday: String Tricks
    September 25, 2017 3:30 PM
  • Banned Book Movie Festival
    September 26, 2017 5:00 PM
  • Banned Book Movie Festival
    September 27, 2017 5:00 PM
  • Banned Book Movie Festival
    September 28, 2017 5:00 PM
  • Pajamapalooza
    September 28, 2017 6:30 PM
  • Playful Polyglots: Pirate
    September 29, 2017 3:30 PM
  • Banned Book Movie Festival
    September 29, 2017 5:00 PM
  • Make-it Monday: Real Life Mario Kart
    October 02, 2017 3:30 PM
  • School's Out Party Time: Pumpkin Science
    October 04, 2017 11:30 AM
  • Make-it, Take-it: Cup String Challenge
    October 07, 2017 11:00 AM
  • Star Wars Reads Day
    October 09, 2017 1:30 PM
  • Bad Art Gallery
    October 11, 2017 5:00 PM
  • Make-it Monday: Cup String Challenge
    October 16, 2017 3:30 PM
  • 4th Annual Fall Fest
    October 21, 2017 10:00 AM
  • Make-it Monday: Flip Books
    October 23, 2017 3:30 PM
  • Kids Book Club: Saranormal
    October 26, 2017 3:30 PM
  • School's Out Movie Day: Hotel Transylvania
    October 30, 2017 1:30 PM
  • School's Out Party Time: Dreamcatchers
    November 02, 2017 11:30 AM
  • Family Trivia Night
    November 02, 2017 6:00 PM
  • Make-it, Take-it: Jeopardy
    November 04, 2017 11:00 AM
  • Big Board Games
    November 04, 2017 12:00 PM
  • Make-it Monday: Digital Pictionary
    November 06, 2017 3:30 PM
  • Bad Art Gallery
    November 08, 2017 5:00 PM
  • School's Out Movie Day: Cars 3
    November 10, 2017 1:30 PM
  • Make-it Monday: Caricatures
    November 13, 2017 3:30 PM
  • Kids Book Club: Origami Yoda
    November 16, 2017 3:30 PM
  • Lock-In
    November 17, 2017 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
  • School's Out Movie Day: Despicable Me 3
    November 20, 2017 1:30 PM
  • Make-it Monday: Mystery Day
    November 27, 2017 3:30 PM
  • Mother-Daughter Book Club: Anne of Green Gables
    November 29, 2017 6:00 PM
  • Make-it, Take-it: Snow Globes
    December 02, 2017 11:00 AM
  • Make-it Monday: Levitating Orb
    December 04, 2017 3:30 PM
  • Santa Storytime
    December 04, 2017 6:00 PM
  • School's Out Party Time: Game Design - Ball Drop
    December 06, 2017 11:30 AM
  • Make-it Monday: Snow Globes
    December 11, 2017 3:30 PM
  • Bad Art Gallery
    December 13, 2017 5:00 PM
  • Kids Book Club: Jake the Fake
    December 14, 2017 3:30 PM
  • Make-it Monday: Sugar Cube Igloos
    December 18, 2017 3:30 PM
  • New Year's Eve Eve Bash
    December 29, 2017 6:00 PM