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The date is set! The 14th Annual Lew Blond Memorial 5K Run/Walk, 1 Mile Run will be held at 8 a.m. on May 10 at Maple School. Proceeds benefit ALS research through the Les Turner ALS Foundation, scholarships for the prospective teachers at the Glenbrook High Schools and special District 30 projects.
Hickory Point School is encouraging residents to "like" author and illustrator Jan Brett's facebook page in order for the school to have a chance to receive a free author visit. The winner is determined by "likes" on facebook. Please visit www.janbrett.com and click on the "Jan Brett Free School or Library Visit" box. You can "like" the page. Use Hickory Point as the name of your school library. The school is hoping to get 4,000 likes!
The Northbrook Public Library Youth Services Department is joining Americans across the nation in participation in the Martin Luther King National Day of Service. We hope you join us on Monday, January 20th in the variety of service activities.
Finals are next week! Who's stressed out, exhausted and starving? Time for a study break!
If you're studying at the library, stop by our Finals Cafe in the Activity Room on:
Register for baseball! The 2014 spring season for boys pre-school thru 2nd grade and girls pre-school thru 3rd grade baseball season is near. Call 847-564-9849 for more details.
Do you want to play ball? For gilrs in 3rd-9th grade, interested in playing softball in Spring 2014, visit www.northbrooksoftball.com
The Northbrook Symphony Orchestra presents Divine Genius, featuring remarkable young pianist Roger Shen - All Mozart - All Glorious on February 23, at 4 p.m. in the GBN Sheely Center. A lecture by Jim Kenross will take place at 2:30 p.m. prior to the concert. Call 847-272-0755 or visit www.The NSO.org for details and dinner/concert specials.
Come to Sportsman's Country Club on Saturdays in January from 10 a.m. to noon, weather permitting. Ski rental is available. Ages 14 and older are welcome. For information on Candlelight Skiing, call 847-291-2351, ext 3 or visit www.nbparks.org
The Community Relations Commission presents a program titled "What journeys have led our Black neighbors to the North Shore?" in honor of Black History Month on Wednesday, February 26th at the NSYMCA. Call 847-664-4417 for more details.
The Northbrook Community Choir invites adults to sing with them for the winter season which begins January 13th. No auditions, just a love for singing! Practices on Monday nights from 7-9 p.m., Leisure Center. For information, call 847-291-2367.