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Summer Volunteer Schedules!

Date: 
Wed, 05/21/2014

Summer Volunteers

The schedules are finished! The Volunteer Google Calendar has been shared with all of you. Check your email!

If anyone is having difficulty locating your shifts, email Summer. 

Breaking the (Auditorium) Wall

Date: 
Tue, 05/06/2014

Yesterday was the wall-breaking event to kick off our first floor renovations.  Several people gave it a whirl with the Golden Hammer:

The Golden Hammer

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Reading Suggestions

Date: 
Thu, 05/01/2014
Your Next Book

Stuck in a reading rut? Let us help!  Click here and fill out a brief form to give us an idea of your reading tastes. We will reply back via email with a personalized list of reading suggestions within 3-5 business days. Happy Reading!

Battery, cell phone and eyeglasses recycling

Date: 
Mon, 04/28/2014

During our renovation, we will continue to accept household batteries for recycling as well as donations of old cell phones and eyeglasses. The bins are still in the lobby near the east entrance. Thanks for your contributions.

LAST CHANCE SUMMER VOLUNTEER INFO MEETING!

Date: 
Wed, 04/23/2014

Alright.  

This is your absolute LAST CHANCE to attend a mandatory Summer Volunteer Info Meeting! If you want to volunteer at the library this summer and haven't been to one of the April meetings, this is it for you. You don't come to this meeting, you don't get to volunteer.  

Earth Day & Arbor Day

Date: 
Sun, 04/06/2014

Celebrate Earth Day and Arbor Day with activities at the Village Green Park in Northbrook on Saturday, April 26.

8:30am:

Self-serve Interlibrary Loan in WorldCat

Date: 
Tue, 03/25/2014
Interlibrary loan image

Attention Northbrook researchers. You asked for an ILL request form in WorldCat. Now you have it. Just look for the ILL tab when you find the title you want to request in WorldCat. Books only, please. Fill out the form, and we'll take it from there. This is a service for Northbrook cardholders only.

Summer Volunteers 2014

Date: 
Thu, 03/06/2014

Who's interested in Volunteering at the library this summer?

If that's you, make sure you attend ONE of our mandatory meeting. We'll be going over everything you need to know and distributing the application.

Meetings:

 

Urban Forest

Date: 
Mon, 02/17/2014

Thursday, February 27 at 7pm, Auditorium

Why do we have forest preserves in Northbrook? What do they add to our quality of life and why is it important to care for their plants and animals?

Somme Woods and Prairie are hidden treasures filled with peace and beauty. Throughout the year, volunteer stewards restore the habitat for hundreds of rare and endangered plants and animals.

MLK National Day of Service

Date: 
Tue, 01/14/2014
MLK Day of Service List of Events

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.