Poplar Creek Public Library District


Main Library
1405 S. Park Avenue
Streamwood, IL 60107
Phone: (630) 837-6800 (Option 1)
Map and Directions

Hours of Operation

Mon - Thur: 9:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday: Noon - 5:00 pm

Sonya Crawshaw Branch
4300 Audrey Lane
Hanover Park, IL 60133
Phone: (630) 837-6800 (Option 2)
Map and Directions

Hours of Operation 

Mon - Wed: Noon - 9:00 pm
Thursday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday: Noon - 5:00 pm
Saturday: Noon - 5:00 pm
Sunday: Noon - 5:00 pm

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Upcoming Events
Monday, September 26th
Messy Art (Ages 3-5)
Monday, September 26th
Tweens: Catapult It (AGES 9-11)
Monday, September 26th
Historias Para Los Niños (Edades 3-6)
Monday, September 26th
25th Anniversary Drop in Craft
Tuesday, September 27th
Storytime! (Ages 3-6)
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Welcome to the Poplar Creek Public Library District

Eva Porter, newest member of our Library Board of Trustees, has been prerecorded for Family Feud to be aired on September 23, 26-28 at 5 p.m. and will be shown in the library cafe! Check your local listings for channel information.

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Download and print Trustee election packet

The Poplar Public Library District has candidate packets available for pick-up in the main library in the Business Administration Center on the 2nd floor for the April 4, 2017 Consolidated Election, there will be two 6-year Trustee terms, one 4-year Trustee term and one 2-year Trustee term. To be eligible for a Trustee position you must live in the library district, be a legal U.S. citizen, 18 years and older and registered voter. The board is non-partisan, meets once a month and Trustees are required to attend. Trustees are elected to represent the taxpayers, elected officials as applicable, and the people served by the library district. The general population elects the Board of Trustees.

To learn about upcoming programs and events at the library, please visit the Programs and Events calendar. 


NEW for 2016 and sponsored by Board of Trustees President Candace McCreary. Join us for this movies series on select Sundays (and occasional Saturdays) throughout the year. All movies will be held in Meeting Room #1. No registration required.


Download our BookMyne app from either Google Play store or the Apple App store and start searching the catalog, placing holds, and requesting renewals right on your device! Our Library name in the app is Main Library PC or Sonya Crawshaw Branch PH. Our reference staff would love to help you set up your app. Just drop in or give us a call!

Play Pokemon, Yu-Gi-Oh! and other games in Meeting Rooms 2 & 3 from 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm. Bring your cards, friends, and board games. Meet new friends. No fees. No registration. Snacks provided. All ages invited.

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Hey, storytime families! The Children’s Department would like to remind you that storytimes resume the week of June 13. If you have any questions or would like to register, please call us at 630-483-4923.

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Having trouble finding "that perfect book" to read? Check out the recently compiled list of Award Winning Books of 2015. In addition to the list, we have a database available to patrons, NoveList, that can give great recommendations. NoveList is a comprehensive source of information about fiction reading. This is an online database that patrons can access from home (with a library card) or at the library. This database provides:

  • reading recommendations
  • reading lists
  • book awards
  • read-alikes
  • book discussion guides
  • plus much more!

Ask for help at the Reader's Advisory desk or call 630-483-4925.

Shoutbomb is a text messaging service which allows you to use your cell phone to receive text notices about available holds, items coming due soon, overdue items, and renewable items that you can renew from your phone. You can also renew items using the online catalog or over the phone by calling Circulation (630) 483-4938.

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