Notice 8/23/21: Per Cook County Department of Public Health, masks are required for everyone indoors, whether vaccinated or unvaccinated. 
Disposable masks are available at service desks.  If you cannot wear a mask or are not ready to visit at this time,
please use Curbside Pickup, Home Delivery, our Digital Collections, or contact us to see how we can assist you.  Thank you.

 
 
 

Try out our Explore-To-Go Kits collection! These kits contain books and exploratory activities for kids, families, and classrooms on a variety of topics. Our collection of kits include the following topics with even more to be added in the future:

  • AnatomyContents of the Super Spy themed Explore-to-Go Kit, including a books and game.
  • Architechture
  • Astronomy
  • Bedtime Math
  • Braille
  • Computer Coding
  • Counting Money
  • Electricity
  • Engineering
  • Home Sick Kit
  • Knitting
  • Learn Spanish
  • Magnets
  • Motor Skills
  • Road Trip Kit
  • Super Spy Craft
  • Telling Time
  • Tying Shoes
  • Weaving

We are thrilled to offer these kits to parents and classrooms thanks to a generous donation from the Friends of the Elmwood Park Public Library.

Peter N. Silvestri Cultural and Learning Center | Serving Elmwood Park Since 1936