Events

Sensory Playtime

Thursday, November 2, 2017 -
9:30am to 10:30am

Birth to pre-walkers.

Music and stimulating playtime for babies and caregivers. 

Event Type: 
Kid City

Learning Adventure

Thursday, November 2, 2017 -
1:30pm to 2:30pm
Ages 4-5

Engage your little learner with this storytime that incorporates basic Spanish vocabulary to reinforce learning concepts in preparation for kindergarten.

If you would like to register after the first session, please call the library at 847-526-6225, or stop by the Kid City Help Desk. 

Event Type: 
Kid City

Podcasting in Studio 801

Thursday, November 2, 2017 -
4:00pm to 5:30pm
Podcasting is growing wildly in today's day and age. If you're ready to join in, register for this class that
will cover the basics of podcasting. Walk away with knowledge and ideas to create your next (or first)
podcast.
Event Type: 
Technology

Interactive Artist

Thursday, November 2, 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.

Event Type: 
Kid City

Hue 1968: Skype Chat with Author Mark Bowden

Thursday, November 2, 2017 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm
Join in on this opportunity to chat with Mark Bowden, the author of Black Hawk Down, a #1 NYT bestseller and Academy Award-winning film. We'll talk about his work, including the critically-acclaimed new book Hue 1968. Please check out a copy of Hue 1968, or just come to the discussion to listen and ask questions. We'll have books available in October at the Adult Help Desk.  
Event Type: 
Adult Services

LIBRARY CLOSED: Staff Training Day

Friday, November 3, 2017 (All day)
The library is closed during normal business hours on this date November 3 from 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. for a staff training day.
Event Type: 
Adult Services
Kid City

Friends First Saturday Book Sale

Saturday, November 4, 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.
Event Type: 
Friends of the Library

Citizenship Class

Monday, November 6, 2017 -
6:30pm to 8:00pm

Getting ready to take your exam to become a U.S. Citizen? This class will cover the 100 civic questions, N-400 application, and the English portion needed for the citizenship interview. Must be a legal resident in order to participate.  Presented in Partnership with Mano a Mano.

No registration required 

Event Type: 
Adult Services

Beyond Fiction Book Club

Monday, November 6, 2017 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm
September 11th - Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance
October 2nd - Daughters of the Samurai by Janice Nimura (Skype with Author!)
November 6th - American Heiress by Jeffrey Toobin

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

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