Events

The Australian Great White Shark Expedition

Tuesday, July 11, 2017 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Join Wayne and Karen Brown as they take you on their thrilling adventure in search of great white sharks in South Australia. Touch the gigantic jaws of a 20-foot-long great white!
Event Type: 
All Ages
Kid City

Water Lab

Wednesday, July 12, 2017 -
10:00am to 11:30am

The science cart is back! Solids, liquids, and gasses - all experimented with on the library lawn. This hands-on STEM drop-in program is fun for the whole family. All ages.

Event Type: 
All Ages
Kid City

Friends of the Library Meeting

Wednesday, July 12, 2017 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
The FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY meet at 7 p.m. on the second Wednesday of the month. Members and non-members are invited to attend.
Event Type: 
Friends of the Library

Mommy and Me Yoga- Pre-walkers

Thursday, July 13, 2017 -
9:30am to 10:30am

Pre-walkers | July 13

Chenoa Lorenzo from Silver Lotus Yoga will return to teach yoga poses and techniques for caregivers and kids.

Event Type: 
All Ages
Kid City

Summer Concert Series

Thursday, July 13, 2017 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Kevin Purcell and the Nightburners. Inspired by Southern Rock but 100% Chicago Blues, Kevin Purcelland the Night Burners are a local classic. You don't have to have the blues to enjoy this show. 
Event Type: 
All Ages

Mystery Book Club

Friday, July 14, 2017 -
10:00am to 12:00pm
June 9 - The Scent of Rain and Lightning by Nancy Pickard
July 14 - Monster of Florence by Douglas Preston
August 11 - Above the Waterfall by Ron Rash
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Adult Services

Chicago Fire Soccer Clinic

Friday, July 14, 2017 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm

Grades 3-5

Come out, run around the library lawn, see red, and learn from the pro's. Chris Solomons, Fire Community Ambassador will be here to teach some new field moves. Signed waiver required.

Event Type: 
Kid City

Chicago Fire Soccer Clinic

Friday, July 14, 2017 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm

Grades 6-8

Come out, run around the library lawn, see red, and learn from the pro's. Chris Solomons, Fire Community Ambassador will be here to teach some new field moves. Signed waiver required.

Event Type: 
Tweens & Teens

Family Book Club: Grades 3-5

Saturday, July 15, 2017 -
10:30am to 11:30am

A fresh take on an old tale packed with humor and adventure, Rump: The True Story of Rumpelstiltskin by Liesl Shurtliff is a perfect family fairytale read. Enjoy time as a family reading this book, and be sure to mark your favorite parts to discuss. Come ready for some Rump-esque activities.

Copies of each book will be available to pick up one month before discussion at the Kid City desk and are yours to keep. One book per family. 

Event Type: 
Kid City

Great Decisions

Saturday, July 15, 2017 -
2:00pm to 4:00pm

June 17| July 15 Discussion on Current Foreign Policy

August 19 | U.S. Foreign Policy and Petroleum

Event Type: 
Adult Services

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