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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 May 3rd

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.
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totWe want your child to grow up loving to read! Join us for silly stories, moving to the music, and some lively learning.

Wednesdays at 10:30 a.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 10:30 a.m.
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Adult Programs & Events

  • Photoshop 101
    February 20, 2018 6:30 pm
  • All About the Yarn
    February 21, 2018 2:30- 4:30 pm
  • Trivia Night- Roadhouse 52
    February 21, 2018 7:00 pm
  • Mason Jar String Art
    February 22, 2018 6:00 pm
  • Manhattan-Elwood Quilt Group
    February 22, 2018 6:30 pm
  • Movies for Adults: Victoria and Abdul
    February 23, 2018 1:00 pm
  • Silhouette Cameo Cutter Projects- Coffee Mug
    February 26, 2018 6:00 pm
  • Organize Your Kitchen
    February 27, 2018 6:00 pm
  • All About the Yarn
    February 28, 2018 2:30- 4:30 pm
  • Adult Bingo & Adult Coloring
    March 02, 2018 1:00- 3:00 pm
  • Manhattan-Elwood Quilt Group
    March 06, 2018 6:30 pm
  • General Tech Question Time
    March 06, 2018 1:00 pm
  • All About the Yarn
    March 07, 2018 2:30- 4:30 pm
  • Book to Movie Night Out: Wonder **Date Changed**
    March 07, 2018 6:00 pm
  • Anything BUT Mystery
    March 08, 2018 7:00 pm
  • Casual Crafters: Paper Straw Easter Egg
    March 09, 2018 1:30-3:30 pm
  • Manhattan-Elwood Quilt Group
    March 10, 2018 9:00 am
  • Mystery Loves Company
    March 12, 2018 11:30 am
  • All About the Yarn
    March 14, 2018 2:30- 4:30 pm
  • Windows 10
    March 15, 2018 6:00 pm
  • Quilt Group Demonstration
    March 20, 2018 7:00 pm
  • All About the Yarn
    March 21, 2018 2:30- 4:30 pm
  • Trivia Night- Fritz's
    March 21, 2018 7:00 pm
  • Manhattan-Elwood Quilt Group
    March 22, 2018 6:30 pm
  • Movies for Adults- Dunkirk
    March 23, 2018 1:00 pm
  • Silhouette Cameo Cutter Projects- Tea Towel
    March 26, 2018 6:00 pm
  • All About the Yarn
    March 28, 2018 2:30- 4:30
  • Manhattan-Elwood Quilt Group
    April 03, 2018 6:30 pm
  • General Tech Question Time
    April 03, 2018 1:00 pm
  • All About the Yarn
    April 04, 2018 2:30- 4:30 pm
  • Book to Movie Night Out: Murder on the Orient Express **Date Changed**
    April 04, 2018 6:00 pm
  • Adult Bingo & Adult Coloring
    April 06, 2018 1:00- 3:00 PM
  • Mystery Loves Company
    April 09, 2018 11:30 am
  • Painting Party
    April 10, 2018 6:00 pm
  • All About the Yarn
    April 11, 2018 2:30- 4:30 pm
  • Anything BUT Mystery
    April 12, 2018 7:00 pm
  • Casual Crafters: Spring Pom Pom Birds
    April 13, 2018 1:30- 3:30 pm
  • Manhattan-Elwood Quilt Group
    April 14, 2018 9:00 am
  • Butterfly Gardening with The Conservation Foundation
    April 16, 2018 6:30 pm
  • All About the Yarn
    April 18, 2018 2:30- 4:30 pm
  • Trivia Night- Gallagher's
    April 18, 2018 7:00 pm
  • Intro to Pinterest
    April 19, 2018 6:00 pm
  • Spring Floral Program
    April 23, 2018 6:00 pm
  • All About the Yarn
    April 25, 2018 2:30- 4:30 pm
  • Superpowers
    April 26, 2018 6:00 pm
  • Manhattan-Elwood Quilt Group
    April 26, 2018 6:30 pm
  • Movies for Adults- Gifted
    April 27, 2018 1:00 pm
  • Silhouette Cameo Cutter Projects- Flower Pot
    April 30, 2018 6:00 pm
  • Trivia Night- Silver Dollar
    May 16, 2018 7:00 pm

Teens Programs & Events

  • Geek Club
    February 17, 2018 12 PM
  • Marvel Movie Night: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
    February 21, 2018 5 PM
  • Geek Club
    March 03, 2018 12 PM
  • Laser Tag Session 2
    March 09, 2018 5:30 PM
  • Laser Tag Session 1
    March 09, 2018 5 PM
  • Videogame Tournament
    March 14, 2018 4 PM
  • Geek Club
    March 17, 2018 12 PM
  • Marvel Movie Night: Doctor Strange
    March 21, 2018 5 PM
  • Geek Club
    March 31, 2018 12 PM
  • Videogame Tournament
    April 11, 2018 4 PM
  • Laser Tag Session 1
    April 13, 2018 5 PM
  • Laser Tag Session 2
    April 13, 2018 5:30 PM
  • Geek Club
    April 14, 2018 12 PM
  • Marvel Movie Night: Ant Man
    April 18, 2018 5 PM
  • Library Lock-in
    April 20, 2018 7 PM
  • Kickball Pick-up Game
    April 26, 2018 4 PM
  • Geek Club
    April 28, 2018 12 PM
  • Videogame Tournament
    May 09, 2018 4 PM
  • Geek Club
    May 12, 2018 12 PM
  • Marvel Movie Night: Black Panther
    May 23, 2018 5 PM
  • Geek Club
    May 26, 2018 12 PM

Kids Programs & Events

  • Pajamapalooza
    February 22, 2018 6:30 PM
  • Make-it Monday: Origami
    February 26, 2018 3:30 PM
  • School's Out Movie Day: Lego Batman
    March 05, 2018 1:15 PM
  • School's Out Party Time: Cotton Ball Shooters
    March 07, 2018 11:30 AM
  • Pajamapalooza
    March 08, 2018 6:30 PM
  • Make-it Monday: Infinity Cubes
    March 12, 2018 3:30 PM
  • Painting pARTy
    March 13, 2018 4:00 PM
  • Make-it Monday: Egg Toss Lacrosse
    March 19, 2018 3:30 PM
  • Pajamapalooza
    March 22, 2018 6:30 PM
  • School's Out Movie Day: Hop
    March 23, 2018 1:15 PM
  • Spring Break: Make an Egg Shell Disappear
    March 26, 2018 12:00 PM
  • Spring Break: Space Suncatcher
    March 27, 2018 12:00 PM
  • Spring Break: Sprout House
    March 28, 2018 12:00 PM
  • Spring Break: Egg Decorating
    March 29, 2018 12:00 PM
  • School's Out Movie Day: Tangled
    April 02, 2018 1:15 PM
  • School's Out Party Time: Buggle Rocks
    April 04, 2018 11:30 AM
  • Make-it Monday: Scavenger Hunt
    April 09, 2018 3:30 PM
  • Painting pARTy
    April 10, 2018 4:00 PM
  • Pajamapalooza
    April 12, 2018 6:30 PM
  • Make-it Monday: Makey Makey QWOP
    April 16, 2018 3:30 PM
  • Library Lock-in
    April 20, 2018 7 PM
  • Make-it Monday: Beat Making
    April 23, 2018 3:30 PM
  • School's Out Movie Day: Coco
    April 25, 2018 1: 15 PM
  • Pajamapalooza
    April 26, 2018 6:30 PM
  • Make-it Monday: Kids' Choice
    April 30, 2018 3:30 PM
  • School's Out Party Time: Ice Cream Social w/ Bingo
    May 02, 2018 11:30 AM
  • Make-it Monday: RC Car Painting
    May 07, 2018 3:30 PM
  • Pajamalooza
    May 10, 2018 6:30 PM
  • Pajamapalooza
    May 24, 2018 6:30 PM
  • School's Out Movie Day: Moana
    May 29, 2018 1:15 PM