Coping Skill for Kids
Tuesday, November 12 at 7pm
For parents with children. Help children improve their focus and calm themselves with this presentation on coping skills by licensed clinical professional counselor John Brolley.
Winter Break Family Movie
Monday, December 23 at 1:30pm
All ages. Watch the Muppet Christmas Carol (rated G, 85 minutes) on the big screen.
Want to get a jump start on studying for the ACT or SAT this summer? Get help from Shmoop ACT and SAT test prep. Using your Palos Heights Public Library Card you can access free test tips, exercises and full practice exams. Create your own Shmoop account at www.shmoop.com/signup/palos-heights.
Have you tried out TumbleReadables? TumbleReadables is an online collection of read-along titles for elementary, middle school, and high school students which features adjustable online text and complete audio narration. Sentences are highlighted as they are being read and the pages turn automatically. Find out more about TumbleReadables and other online resources available to Palos Heights Library Card holders on the Online Database page of our website at www.palosheightslibrary.org/services/online-databases.html.
Help your kids get a jump start on studying with Homework Help Illinois and Shmoop Test Prep.
Homework Help Illinois is an online tutoring service provided by Tutor.com. Students are able to log on daily between 2pm and 9pm to connect with an expert tutor in a variety of subjects, including K-12 studies, introductory-level college courses and adult learners. You can access Homework Help Illinois through the Online Databases page on our website.
Shmoop provides online ACT and SAT test prep and is free to Palos Heights card holders. You can create an account by visiting www.shmoop.com/signup/palos-heights and entering your library card number.
The Macy's Museum Adventure Pass program provides free admission to 17 unique cultural destinations throughout the Chicago area to library card holders at over 140 suburban public libraries. A limited number of passes are available for each organization and are available on a first-come, first served basis. Admission offers vary per museum. Check the list of museums for details on each cultural destination at www.museumadventure.org.