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Cookbook Club (NEW TIME!)

Thursday, September 5 7-8:15 pm • Ages 14 and up Location | Iowa Community Center, 338 N Iowa Ave Check out the cookbook of the month and explore the recipes at your own pace. Then, prepare your favorite recipe from the cookbook to share with the group, try other dishes, and participate in a lively discussion… [...]

Cookbook Club (NEW TIME!)

Thursday, September 5 7-8:15 pm • Ages 14 and up Location | Iowa Community Center, 338 N Iowa Ave  Check out the cookbook of the month and explore the recipes at your own pace. Then, prepare your favorite recipe from the cookbook to share with the group, try other dishes, and participate in a lively discussion. This… [...]

Community Storytime @ Cornerstone Books

Monday, August 19 9:30-10 am Location | 22 S Villa Ave All ages with adult Join us as at Cornerstone Books in Villa Park for storytime on the road! Come by and enjoy a change of venue with us. Registration is not required. [...]

Combined Book Discussion (NEW TIME!)

Thursday, September 19 7-8:15 pm Location | Iowa Community Center, 338 N Iowa Ave Join our Books Worth Talking About and Mystery Readers book groups for a discussion about The Underground Railroad: A Novel by Colson Whitehead. Please visit the library to check out a copy of the book. Registration is not required. [...]

Marvelous Mornings

Saturday, August 17 11-11:45 am All ages with adult Join us for stories, songs, and activities for young children and their adults, including a “make & take” project to enjoy together. Registration is not required. [...]

Community Storytime @ Whole Foods Elmhurst

Friday, August 16 • 10-10:30 am All ages with adult  Location | Whole Foods Market, 215 S Illinois Route 83 in Elmhurst Storytime hits the road! We’re at Whole Foods Market Elmhurst telling stories and bringing our enthusiasm for reading to share with all! Registration is not required. [...]

Movies in the Park: “The LEGO® Movie”

Monday, August 12 • approx. 8 pm All ages, under 12 with adult Location | Cortesi Veterans Memorial Park, near Kenilworth Ave and Villa Ave Bring a lawn chair and a picnic blanket to enjoy a movie outdoors on the big screen. This week's movie is The LEGO® Movie (© Warner Bros., 2014: PG, 101 minutes).… [...]

Upcoming Reads: September 2019

The following books are all set to release this September. Place a copy on hold online, in person, or by phone and be notified when it becomes available for you to checkout. September 3 Cold Storage by David Koepp “When Pentagon bioterror operative Roberto Diaz was sent to investigate a suspected biochemical attack, he found… [...]

Murder Mystery Play Auditions

Monday, August 26 OR Tuesday, August 27 • 7-8:45 pm Location | Iowa Community Center, 338 N Iowa Ave  It's back! Preparation for the Friends Murder Mystery Play are underway. We are searching for our cast of characters, no experience needed! We hope to see you there. Registration is not required. [...]