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News Media in an Election Year

Saturday, February 29, 2020 -
1:00pm to 2:00pm

Are you in a news rut, experiencing information overload, or stuck in an echo chamber? It is possible to enjoy a balanced media diet and thrive in the heated politics of an election year. Professor Gary Midkiff will discuss media choices and ways to engage constructively in political conversation. 

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Adult Services

Wiggleworms Storytime Yoga

Monday, March 2, 2020 -
10:00am to 10:30am
Ages 2-3

A reading adventure mixed with yoga action.
Please bring a mat or towel.
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Kid City

Beyond Fiction Book Club

Monday, March 2, 2020 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm

March 2 | From Scratch:  A Memoir of Love, Sicily, and Finding Home by Tembi Locke

April 6 | The Moment of Lift:  How Empowering Women Changes the World by Melinda Gates

Event Type: 
Adult Services

JUNTOS para una mejor educación

Tuesday, March 3, 2020 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm

Del 3 de marzo al 7 de abril

JUNTOS es una serie de 5 talleres para estudiantes de la High School  y sus padres o tutores. El propósito de este programa es ayudar los jóvenes latinos a triunfar en la escuela y continuar con una educación superior. Ofreceremos un refrigerio en cada sesión.  Presentado en colaboración con la Universidad de Illinois Extensión y el BPAC del distrito escolar 118.

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Español

Citizenship Class

Tuesday, March 3, 2020 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm

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

El censo -Sesión informativa

Wednesday, March 4, 2020 -
6:30pm to 7:30pm

Para adultos - No habrá cuidado de niños

¡Se acerca el censo! ¡Mano a Mano quiere que estemos preparados! Venga y aprenda sobre la importancia de ser contado y lo que está en juego en el censo de 2020. Aprenda cómo puede completar el formulario y aclare todas sus dudas.

Census - Informative session

Adults - There won't be childcare

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Español

Little Sprouts

Thursday, March 5, 2020 -
1:30pm to 2:30pm
Ages 4-5

Cultivate a learner, plant a seed, nurture the sprout, and take home the beginning of a garden.
Event Type: 
Kid City

Duke's Alehouse Cooks!

Thursday, March 5, 2020 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Dukes own chef Zak will visit the library to demonstrate seasonal recipes and talk about his culinary passion for fresh local ingredients.  Come to this program for a taste of Duke's Alehouse!
Event Type: 
Adult Services

Mah Jongg Club

Friday, March 6, 2020 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Join us as we learn Mah Jongg together!   Meet players who will help you learn strategy and enjoy community time at the library. Bring your set if you own one. All skill levels welcome, adults only.  Register for one or all sessions.
Event Type: 
Adult Services

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