Events

Friends First Saturday Book Sale

Saturday, September 2, 2017 -
10:00am to 4:00pm
The Friends First Saturday Book Sale is held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the first Saturday of every month in the library foyer. We also have several books, DVDs, CDs, and audio books for sale in the Book Nook, located near the coffee and vending machines. The Friends restock the nook every week.
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Friends of the Library

LIBRARY CLOSED: Labor Day

Monday, September 4, 2017 (All day)
The library will be closed all day on Monday, September 4th. We will reopen on Tuesday, September 5th at 9 a.m.
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All Ages

Talleres educativos para padres

Tuesday, September 5, 2017 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm

Taller educativo para padres presentado por el Psicólogo Ferney Ramírez

Este programa es presentado en sociedad con el Distrito escolar 118 y la biblioteca de Wauconda

Niños de 5 años en adelante podrán participar en la actividad presentada en el salón de cuentos, favor de registrar a sus hijos el día del evento en el salón Lincoln.

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Español

Colorin Colorado

Tuesday, September 5, 2017 -
6:30pm to 7:30pm

Colorín Colorado

Para familias con niños de 5 años en adelante

Una aventura pirata

Cuentos, canciones, manualidades y ¡mucha diversión!

Favor de registrar a los niños el día del evento en el salón Lincoln.

Event Type: 
Español

Book Buddies

Wednesday, September 6, 2017 -
4:00pm to 4:30pm

Books will be provided for our Buddies to share! 

Grades K-5

Looking for a new way to practice reading skills? Kids will enjoy being partnered with a young volunteer reading buddy. Enjoy reading great books, a relaxed reading time and making a new friend. 

Grades 8-12

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Kid City
Tweens & Teens

Office 2016 for Beginners- Microsoft Word

Wednesday, September 6, 2017 -
6:30pm to 7:45pm
If you recently upgraded to Microsoft Office 2016 or need instruction on how to use it, this class is for you. We will go over what has changed and basic operation for these four programs

MS Word | September 6
MS Excel  | September 13
MS Powerpoint | October 10
MS Publisher | October 17
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Technology

Memory to the Max

Wednesday, September 6, 2017 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm

Join Sharona Javit for this fun, dynamic, multi-sensory program, full of tips and tools that will sharpen your senses and build your memory and mind.

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Adult Services

Interactive Artist

Thursday, September 7, 2017 -
6:30pm to 7:30pm

Spark your imagination, creativity, and lifelong connections with art inspired by some of our favorite books!  All supplies provided.

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Kid City

Toddlers, Toilet Training, and Tantrums

Thursday, September 7, 2017 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm

Many of the most difficult times as a parent involve childhood transitions, such as toilet training or dealing with a picky eater or strong-willed toddler. A pediatrician from P.S. Pediatric Specialists of Lake Barrington will be on hand to discuss methods to deal with these common but frustrating parenting issues. They will bring sensitivity and insights that will help you keep your cool and learn effective parenting tips.

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Adult Services

Mystery Book Club

Friday, September 8, 2017 -
10:00am to 12:00pm
September 8  |  I've got you Under My Skin by Mary Higgins Clark

Books are available for pick-up at the Adult Help Desk.
Event Type: 
Adult Services

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