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 are 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.

 
 
 

Project Next Generation (PNG)

 

Project Next Generation logo in pink.
...is a series of technology classes for Teens and MidKids.  Funding for PNG is provided by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services to the Secretary of State/Illinois State Library under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA).  You can visit The State Library of Illinois for more information about PNG.

You can see and participate in all of our upcoming PNG programs, everything we've done in the past, and more by visiting our blog via the link below:

 Check out the PNG Kano PC Laptop!

PNG Kano PC LaptopWe have added 10 Kano PC Laptops to the collection so you can follow along with all of the great PNG Online activities we’ve been doing on YouTube!   

The laptops come loaded with a variety of Kano’s fun coding exercises, Adobe Photoshop and even Minecraft!  

A wireless hotspot is also included to make getting online simple and easy. 

Check out our orientation walkthrough that shows you everything that comes with the laptop and how to use it when you check it out with your library card!

PNG @ Elmwood Park Public Library 

Mask Up For The Return of PNG

PNG classes are typically held Tuesdays and Thursdays at 4pm.  PNG events are listed on our monthly calendar.  PNG programs are free.  If you have questions email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 708.395.1236 to speak with someone in the Kids & Teens department.

 

Funding for PNG is provided by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services to the Secretary of State/Illinois State Library under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA).

 

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