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2016 Winter Reading Programs January 4–February 29

Posted January 2, 2016 | Posted in Adult Services, Front Page, Kids News & Events, Teen Services
2016 Winter Reading Programs January 4–February 29

Youth Winter Reading Program: Read to Succeed Winter Break may be over, but Winter Reading is just getting started! Sign up for Read to Succeed, sponsored by Chicago Wolves Hockey. It’s easy, fun, and all those in 8th grade and younger are welcome to join! You can even meet Chicago Wolves forward, Evan Trupp, on Jan. 19! Call 630-834-1176 (read the rest…)

I Need a Gift!

Posted December 18, 2015 | Posted in Kids News & Events, Teen Services
I Need a Gift!

Mon., Dec. 21 4:00-5:00 p.m. The holidays are here, but wait—did you forget to buy a gift for someone? Don’t panic—we’ve got you covered! We’ll have tons of random materials for you to experiment with and make the perfect gift.

Poetry Workshops

Posted December 14, 2015 | Posted in Adult Services, Front Page, Teen Services

Mon., Dec. 21 • 6:30–8:30 p.m.  In these free workshops led by Friends member Ida Kotyuk, participants will each select one or two preexisting poems that they have authored. Bring ten copies of each poem to share with others. Each poet will read the poem aloud and we will then discuss the poem. Everyone is (read the rest…)

Exam Study Night @ the Library

Posted December 8, 2015 | Posted in Front Page, Kids News & Events, Teen Services
Exam Study Night @ the Library

Tue., Wed., Thu.; Dec. 15–17 5:00–9:00 p.m.: all students 9:00–10:00 p.m.: high school students only It’s that time of the year—exams are here again. Need somewhere to study quietly with free Wi-Fi? Look no further! We’ll keep our doors open an extra hour just for you. For extra fuel, we’ll have pizza, generously donated by (read the rest…)

Poetry Workshops

Posted November 30, 2015 | Posted in Adult Services, Front Page, Teen Services

Mon., Dec. 7 • 6:30–8:30 p.m.  In these free workshops led by Friends member Ida Kotyuk, participants will each select one or two preexisting poems that they have authored. Bring ten copies of each poem to share with others. Each poet will read the poem aloud and we will then discuss the poem. Everyone is (read the rest…)

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