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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 Ending December 22nd

Foster a lifelong love of books for your child. Bring your baby to the library for activities, stories, and group interaction.

Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. and 12 p.m.
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totGet your tot exited about reading with crafts, music, interactive stories, and fun activities.

Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m and 12 p.m
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jotEnjoy stories, crafts, music, games while encouraging your child to love reading.

Thursdays at 10:30 a.m & 12 p.m.
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playStop by for various activities whether it be playdough, music, or even yoga! Great for making new friends.

Fridays at 12 p.m.
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Adult Programs & Events

  • 4th Annual Fall Fest
    October 21, 2017 10:00 AM
  • Manhattan-Elwood Quilt Group
    October 21, 2017 9:00 AM
  • All About the Yarn
    October 25, 2017 2:30-4:30 PM
  • Trivia Night- Fritz's
    October 25, 2017 7:00 PM
  • Letters From the Heart
    October 26, 2017 6:30 PM
  • Manhattan-Elwood Quilt Group
    October 26, 2017 6:30 PM
  • Movies For Adults- The Fate of the Furious
    October 27, 2017 1:00 PM
  • All About the Yarn
    November 01, 2017 2:30-4:30 PM
  • Book-to-Movie Night Out- Wonder Woman
    November 01, 2017 6:00 PM
  • Family Trivia Night
    November 02, 2017 6:00 PM
  • An Afternoon of Games
    November 02, 2017 1:00 PM
  • Adult Bingo & Adult Coloring
    November 03, 2017 1:00-3:00 PM
  • Tech Tuesday: Green Screen 101
    November 07, 2017 5:00 PM
  • Manhattan-Elwood Quilt Group
    November 07, 2017 6:30 PM
  • All About the Yarn
    November 08, 2017 2:30-4:30 PM
  • Anything But Mystery
    November 09, 2017 7:00 PM
  • Casual Crafters- Burlap Wreaths
    November 10, 2017 1:30-3:00 PM
  • Manhattan-Elwood Quilt Group
    November 11, 2017 9:00 PM
  • Mystery Loves Company
    November 13, 2017 11:30 AM
  • Paint a Holiday Canvas
    November 14, 2017 5:30-8:00 PM
  • All About the Yarn
    November 15, 2017 2:30-4:30 PM
  • Trivia Night-Gallagher's
    November 15, 2017 7:00 PM
  • Family Literacy Night
    November 16, 2017 6:00 PM
  • Manhattan-Elwood Quilt Group
    November 16, 2017 6:30 PM
  • Movies For Adults- The Big Sick
    November 17, 2017 1:00 PM
  • All About the Yarn
    November 22, 2017 2:30-4:30 PM
  • Crocheted Headband For Winter
    November 28, 2017 6:00 PM
  • Mother-Daughter Book Club: Anne of Green Gables
    November 29, 2017 6:00 PM
  • All About the Yarn
    November 29, 2017 2:30-4:30 PM
  • Adult Bingo & Adult Coloring
    December 01, 2017 1:00-3:00 PM
  • Santa Storytime
    December 04, 2017 6:00 PM
  • Tech Tuesday: Make Your Own T-Shirt Design
    December 05, 2017 5:00 PM
  • Classic Christmas Crooner Peter Oprisko
    December 05, 2017 6:30 PM
  • Manhattan-Elwood Quilt Group
    December 05, 2017 6:30 PM
  • All About the Yarn
    December 06, 2017 2:30-4:30 PM
  • Book-to-Movie Night Out: When a Monster Calls
    December 06, 2017 6:00 PM
  • Casual Crafters- Felt Gingerbread Ornaments
    December 08, 2017 1:30-3:00 PM
  • Manhattan-Elwood Quilt Group
    December 09, 2017 9:00 AM
  • Mystery Loves Company
    December 11, 2017 11:30 AM
  • Living Intentionally: 10 Ways To Hygge
    December 12, 2017 6:30 PM
  • All About the Yarn
    December 13, 2017 2:30-4:30 PM
  • Trivia Night-Silver Dollar
    December 13, 2017 7:00 PM
  • Anything but Mystery: Hillbilly Elegy
    December 14, 2017 7:00 PM

Teens Programs & Events

  • 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
  • Nolan Movie Night: Interstellar
    November 22, 2017 5:00 PM
  • Geek Club
    November 25, 2017 12:00 PM
  • Mother-Daughter Book Club: Anne of Green Gables
    November 29, 2017 6:00 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 09, 2017 12:00 PM
  • Tech Tuesday: Adobe 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

  • 4th Annual Fall Fest
    October 21, 2017 10:00 AM
  • Sensory Storytime
    October 21, 2017 10:30 AM
  • Make-it Monday: Flip Books
    October 23, 2017 3:30 PM
  • Kids Book Club: Saranormal
    October 26, 2017 3:30 PM
  • Pajamapalooza
    October 26, 2017 6:30 PM
  • School's Out Movie Day: Hotel Transylvania
    October 30, 2017 1:30 PM
  • School's Out (again) Movie Day: Hotel Transylvania 2
    October 31, 2017 12:00 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
  • Pajamapalooza
    November 09, 2017 6:30 PM
  • School's Out Movie Day: Cars 3
    November 10, 2017 1:30 PM
  • Make-it Monday: Caricatures
    November 13, 2017 3:30 PM
  • Painting pARTy
    November 14, 2017 3:30 PM
  • Family Literacy Night
    November 16, 2017 6:00 PM
  • Kids Book Club: Origami Yoda
    November 16, 2017 3:30 PM
  • Lock-In
    November 17, 2017 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
  • Sensory Storytime
    November 18, 2017 10:30 AM
  • School's Out Movie Day: Despicable Me 3
    November 20, 2017 1:30 PM
  • Pajamapalooza
    November 23, 2017 6:30 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 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
  • Painting pARTy
    December 12, 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
  • Sensory Storytime
    December 16, 2017 10:30 AM
  • Make-it Monday: Sugar Cube Igloos
    December 18, 2017 3:30 PM
  • New Year's Eve Eve Bash
    December 29, 2017 6:00 PM