Prairie Trails Public Library

8449 Moody Avenue, Burbank, IL 60459

Phone: 708.430.3688

Fax: 708.430.5596

Monday-Thursday: 9 AM - 9 PM

Friday-Saturday: 9 AM - 5 PM

 

Unless otherwise noted, registration is required for all programs.

  • Movie- Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark
    When: Monday, October 18, 2021 6:30 PM
    Ends on: Monday, October 18, 2021 8:30 PM
    Where: Prairie Trails Public Library District at Amy Jarrett Room

    We will be showing a monster movie each Monday in October. This event is free. Registration for each movie is required. Limit of 12 PTPLD cardholders for each movie. Patrons must be 13 and up to register for this event. 
  • Chicago Jazz and Blues Legends
    When: Tuesday, October 19, 2021 7:00 PM
    Ends on: Tuesday, October 19, 2021 8:00 PM
    Where: Prairie Trails Public Library District

    Welcome Tim Wilsey for a discussion of Chicago’s legends of jazz and blues.

     

  • Wild Prairie Book Club
    When: Thursday, October 21, 2021 7:00 PM
    Ends on: Thursday, October 21, 2021 8:00 PM
    Where: Prairie Trails Public Library District at Board Room


    Registration is not required. 

  • Movie- The Invisible Man (2020)
    When: Monday, October 25, 2021 6:30 PM
    Ends on: Monday, October 25, 2021 8:30 PM
    Where: Prairie Trails Public Library District at Amy Jarrett Room

    We will be showing a monster movie each Monday in October. This event is free. Registration for each movie is required. Limit of 12 PTPLD cardholders for each movie. Patrons must be 18+ to register for this movie
  • Chris Bohjalian Virtual Author Talk
    When: Wednesday, October 27, 2021 6:30 PM
    Ends on: Wednesday, October 27, 2021 8:00 PM
    Where: Prairie Trails Public Library District

    Author Chris Bohjalian, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of 22 books adapted into three movies and a TV   series, will speak in this live virtual event about his newest release "The Hour of the Witch".

     

  • Take and Make DIY Mason Jar Luminaries
    When: Saturday, October 30, 2021 10:00 AM
    Ends on: Saturday, October 30, 2021 11:00 AM
    Where: Prairie Trails Public Library District

    Make a Halloween-themed luminary out of a mason jar with this take-and-make craft. All materials provided except for a candle.

     

  • The Essential Great Chicago Fire
    When: Sunday, October 31, 2021 5:00 PM
    Ends on: Sunday, October 31, 2021 9:00 PM
    Where: Prairie Trails Public Library District

    Available from October 1st through October 31st 

    2021 marks the 150th Anniversary of the fire! It started in a barn and, two days of flaming hell later, nearly destroyed a city. In The Essential Great Chicago Fire, William Pack weaves together technical details of the fire with vivid firsthand accounts from those who lived through the conflagration of 1871, bringing alive all the excitement and terror in a multi-media storytelling event that will not soon be forgotten. Please note that this is a prerecorded program. Patrons will receive a link to the   program after they register. 

     

  • New Movie Wednesday
    When: Wednesday, November 03, 2021 2:00 PM
    Ends on: Wednesday, November 03, 2021 4:00 PM
    Where: Prairie Trails Public Library District at Founders Room

    No registration required.

    Come in and watch a newly released DVD movie on our projector system. Call the Adult Reference Desk a day or two ahead to find out what we will be showing.

  • Adult Coloring Night
    When: Monday, November 08, 2021 7:00 PM
    Ends on: Monday, November 08, 2021 8:00 PM
    Where: Prairie Trails Public Library District at Founders Room

    Coloring is a relaxing activity that adults can enjoy, too. Come join us for an evening of coloring and conversation. We provide the coloring pages, colored pencils, and peaceful environment. You sit back, relax, and color!

  • New Movie Wednesday
    When: Wednesday, November 10, 2021 2:00 PM
    Ends on: Wednesday, November 10, 2021 4:00 PM
    Where: Prairie Trails Public Library District at Founders Room

    No registration required.

    Come in and watch a newly released DVD movie on our projector system. Call the Adult Reference Desk a day or two ahead to find out what we will be showing.

Photo Release Policy
The Prairie Trails Public Library District staff may take photographs of participants, individually or in groups, attending or taking part in library programs and activities. These photographs may appear in future library publications or videos of other patrons or staff without the permission of the person(s) being photographed. If a library patron does not wish himself/herself or he/her child to be photographed, the patron must notify the library staff to that effect, or consent will be assumed.