Contact the first floor Information Desk at 708.926.7024 for registration or additional information.


Adult Programs

Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer’s
Saturday, February 24 at 10 am
Learn the facts about detection, causes and risk factors, disease stages, treatment, and much more.

Movie Showing of H.H. Holmes, America’s First Serial Killer
Saturday, March 3, 2018 at 1:00 pm
Showing of the film documentary H.H. Holmes: America’s First Serial Killer by award-winning Chicago filmmaker John Borowski, who will lead a discussion of H.H. Holmes.
Refreshments will be provided.

H.H. Holmes: Beyond The Devil in the White City
Saturday, March 3, 2018 at 2:00 pm
Following the showing of the movie H.H. Holmes, America’s First Serial Killer, explore the darker side of Chicago history with award-winning filmmaker John Borowski as he discusses the history of H.H. Holmes. Borowski will share his experience on the making of the film and the book The Strange Case of Dr. H.H. Holmes. Q&A follows.

Irish Music Performance:  Seán Cleland
Monday, March 5 at 6:30 pm
In advance of St. Patrick's Day, celebrate with the Alsip-Merrionette Park Library.  Seán Cleland  will perform and demonstrate traditional Irish music on the fiddle and tell the stories behind them!

Tech Training



Tech Programs are now on our Technology Training webpage

 Mobile Memory Lab
Check out our Memory Lab webpage for information about this digitization service as well as upcoming dates for open lab sessions!

Monthly Movies


 On the 4th Tuesday morning of each month at 9:30 a.m., enjoy a movie in the lower-level meeting room of the library. Light refreshments will be provided. 

February 27 - Churchill

March 27 - Dunkirk

April 24 - Victoria and Abdul

May 22 - The Trip to Spain

Monthly Crochet and Knit Class

Third Wednesday of the Month at 6:00 pm

February 21

Interested in joining a Knit and Crochet Group? Join Blanca Delgado and other like-minded needle enthusiasts for fun activities, sharing of ideas, and a stitching time. All skill levels are welcomed! The meeting is at 6:00 p.m. on the third Wednesday of the month.

Book Discussion Group

The Book Discussion Group meets at 7:00 pm on the first Thursday of the month. To register, please contact the Adult Services Department at 708.926.7024.

Books are usually available at the Patron Services Desk the month before the discussion. (Please pick them up more than a week in advance; during the last week before the discussion, the books are returned to their home libraries. Thank you!)

Another reading club, the Society of Lifetime Readers, is open to all Library District residents aged 18 and above. No time restraints are placed on you; you can read at your own pace. Prizes are awarded for reading 25, 50, 100, 200, 400 and 800 books. Sign up at the Information Desk.