While the Library building is open to the public with limited hours & services, we ask you to please limit your visit to 30 minutes. 
Take advantage of Curbside Pickup, digital collections, and virtual programs.  Read more

Current hours as of Nov. 20: Mon.-Fri. 9-6 | Sat. 9-5 | Sun. Closed
Temperature checks are taken and masks are required to remain on (over nose and mouth) at all times.


mandy3 250hMandy has been a Librarian for 16 years and joined the Elmwood Park team in 2013 as the Head of Adult Services. Other titles Mandy answers to are foodie, crafter, hostess, optimist, and globetrotter.

She loves gin, artful domesticity, making plans, maps, Alice in Wonderland, and reading on the beach.


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Music:  Coming of Age in the '90s  (added May 2018)


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Eat, Drink, & Be Merry:  



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