While the Library building is open to the public with limited hours & services, we ask you to please limit your visit to 30 minutes. 
We encourage you to 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.


Project Next Generation logo in pink.

Project Next Generation (PNG) 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:


PNG @ Elmwood Park Public Library


Screenshot of the TinkerCad program being used to design a rocket for 3D printing.

PNG classes are typically held Friday mornings but are recorded and ready for playback as soon as the class concludes.  PNG events are listed on our monthly calendar.  PNG programs are free and no sign-up is required.  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.


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