Treat yourself with care this season!

The Elmhurst Public Library invites you to capture a bit of happiness by wrapping yourself in coziness. Whether you’re spending time in the Library or at home, we have ideas to bring soothing warmth to all your big and small moments.

Share a Cozy Meal

Warm up your menus with a panini press, pressure cooker, tagine, or a fondue pot from our Culinary Cupboard.

Try new recipes and flavors. 


Try Something New!

Watch online arts and crafts tutorials and techniques


Stay In 

Pick a theme for movie night.

Host game night.

Watch cozy films on the couch.

Work on a knit or crochet project.


Get Together

Grab a hot beverage and catch up with a friend.

Warm yourself by the fireplace on the 2nd Floor.

Attend a cozy Library event, like Friday Features, DIY Crop Day, Reading Retreat, or In Stitches Needleworkers.


Make a Gift for Someone

Quilt a warm blanket with Accu-Quilt, the embroidery machine, and the sewing machine

Personalize a mug with a photo of a favorite pet with the sublimation printer and mug press

Make a unique greeting card using cardmaking supplies, the Cricut, and Ellison die cuts.