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Art in January

A new year brings a new round of artwork from local talent. Throughout the month, Jean Bolliger showcases her photos on the West Gallery Wall, while John Plishka features his soft pastel paintings.       West Gallery Wall Jean Bolliger, our talented Library graphic artist, exhibits...


Announcement of Palatine Library Board Candidates for 2017

Palatine Public Library District residents will elect five new Trustees on Tuesday April 4, 2017.  Elected Trustees will serve four-year terms from May 2017 through May 2021. The slate of candidates are as follows: Debby Brauer Valerie Sherman Andrea Vanderhoek Sung Hyun Cho Harold L. “Hal”...


Art in December

Enjoy the impressive second floor artwork this month! Helene Freiler features her rich oil, and watercolor paintings on the west wall, and artist/staff member Erin Nessler exhibits her creative acrylic paintings on the South wall.   West Gallery Wall   Helene Freiler displays her...


Art in November

More stunning sights to see! Come to the second floor to view artist Jack Mitchell’s rich oil paintings on the west wall. Our south wall features Palatine Historical Society’s tribute to the Village of Palatine—as this year marks the Village’s 150th Anniversary.  Roman Golash displays his...


Recipes from Take your Crockpot to Dinner program with Joyce Lande

Crockpot gathering dust?  Joyce Lande of Happy and Healthy Lifestyles showed us ways to put that crockpot to good use with delicious recipes that can be ready and waiting for us when we arrive home for dinner. Enjoy!     Chicken Cacciatore By: Tastefully Simple Ingredients: 1 1/2...


Winners Announced from Decorate a Pumpkin

After hundreds of votes, we tabulated the repsonses and have two winners from our Decorate a Pumpkin Craft. With over 50 entries, we selected the two pumpkins that got the most votes. The winners recieved a Toys 'R Us gift card. Make sure to check out all the great mini pumpkin designs. Winning...