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. For teens entering grades 7-12.

  • Take Home: Robotic Hand Science Project
    When: Saturday, March 06, 2021 12:00 AM
    Ends on: Saturday, March 06, 2021 12:00 AM
    Where: Prairie Trails Public Library District

    Grades: 3rd- 8th 

    Get ready to make your very own Robotic Hand! This fun craft will allow you to explore the basic principles of robotics using everyday household items. The Prairie Trails Public Library will provide an instruction sheet to guide you through its assembly, along with the yarn, drinking straws and construction paper you’ll need to make it. All you need at home is a pair of scissors, tape, and a pencil. 

    This is a Take and Make Craft and is available the entire month of March for pick up once you register and as supplies last. 


     

  • Take Home: Coloring Packets
    When: Tuesday, March 16, 2021 12:00 AM
    Ends on: Tuesday, March 16, 2021 12:00 AM
    Where: Prairie Trails Public Library District

    Miss family coloring nights?  We sure do!  In lieu, we are making take home coloring packets. 

    Just register for the take home packet and make sure to enter the ages of the children. Only coloring sheets will be provided.   

    This is a Take and Make coloring packet and is available the entire month of March for pick up once you register and as supplies last.

     

  • Mario Kart Online Tournament
    When: Wednesday, March 17, 2021 6:00 PM
    Ends on: Wednesday, March 17, 2021 7:00 PM
    Where: Prairie Trails Public Library District

    Welcome to Prairie Trails Mario Kart Online Tournament. You will need to have a Nintendo Switch, a copy of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe and a subscription to Nintendo Switch Online. Pick your favorite character to win and leave your opponents behind in the dust! All skill levels are welcome.

    After the tournament, stop by the library to receive your free Mario Tournament prize bag!

    (Prize Bag available after tournament participation until the end of March)
    **After registering, you will receive a code in your email to use for the online tournament event.

  • Take Home: DIY Large White Canvas Tote Bags
    When: Saturday, March 20, 2021 12:00 AM
    Ends on: Saturday, March 20, 2021 12:00 AM
    Where: Prairie Trails Public Library District

    Grades: 6th - 12th

    Teens, feeling artsy? Have some fun by decorating a fabric tote. You can use your own paint, markers, strings, buttons and other supplies (not provided) to add your own imagination to this cute carryall 12" x 1 3/4" x 13 1/4" with 8" handles. Only tote will be provided. 

    This is a Take and Make Craft and is available the entire month of March for pick up once you register and as supplies last.


 

Throughout the year, special programs are planned where volunteers may be needed. If you need any service hours for school or a special event please come into the library and see the youth services staff. The library does not accept court ordered volunteers.

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.