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Summer Crafts Recap

Date: 
Thu, 08/09/2012
Paper Puppets from Disney Family Fun

Did you enjoy the craft table this summer?  Keep crafting at home!  Here are few online resources Youth Services staff members consulted to come up with project ideas.

Disney Family Fun - Handprint Lilies, Paper Puppets

Tally's Treasury - Monster Bookmarks

Stop Unwanted Calls and Mail

Date: 
Tue, 08/07/2012

Tired of opening your mailbox full of junkmail?  Hate getting phone calls at dinnertime?  You can stop most of these nuisances. 

Stop unsolicited offers of credit and insurance by going to www.optoutprescreen.com or by calling 1–888–567–8688.

For unwanted mail and email go to www.dmachoice.org.

The Stuffies return for another Stuffed Animal Sleepover!

Date: 
Sat, 08/04/2012
Pin the button on Corduroy

Fluffles, Booboo, and Mr. Bear had great fun at the Library last night, after all the people had gone home. They enjoyed stories, a pizza picnic, star jar craft, games, and more fun and wackiness! It's fun to see what our lovies got up to when no one was watching. You can look at the whole slideshow on the Library's flickr page.

Diary of a Wimpy Kid

Date: 
Thu, 08/02/2012

Dog Days by Jeff Kinney, the fourth book in the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series, comes to the movie screen in theatres on Friday August 3rd. Looking for a good laugh, pick up one of the books in the series and read the hilarious diary entries of middle-schooler Greg Heffley.

Clutter Busting Your Life

Date: 
Wed, 07/25/2012
Clutter Busting

Thursday, August 9th, 7:00pm (Auditorium):  Are you overwhelmed by the clutter in your life? Brooks Palmer, author of Clutter Busting Your Life:  Clearing Physical and Emotional Clutter to Reconnect with Yourself and Others, will discuss how to let go of those things that are no longer a part of your life.

2013 Award Nominees

Date: 
Tue, 07/24/2012
Illinois Book Award Logos

There's just one week left for the Summer Reading Program.  Do you still need to finish your book log?  Why not read an Illiois Young Readers' Book Award nominee?

Sudoku

Date: 
Fri, 07/13/2012
Sudoku

Tuesday, July 24 at 7pm: Om Johari presents a class for those who are familiar with Sudoku basics and who are ready to learn some tricks and strategies for solving these popular puzzles.

NPL Teens Facebook

Date: 
Tue, 06/26/2012

Did you notice that the Northbrook Public Library Teens have their own Facebook page?

Go take a look and make sure you LIKE usNorthbrook Teens Facebook Page

MOCHA and MORE

Date: 
Wed, 06/20/2012

 

Want to drink some coffee and talk about an awesome book? 

Books on Tap: Our First Book Club in a Pub!

Date: 
Fri, 06/15/2012

Join librarian Leah White for the very first meeting of Books on Tap on July 18th, 7pm at The Landmark Inn.  Meet on the lower level in their private room to relax, talk books, enjoy a tasty beverage, and maybe nosh on some Colossal Nachos!  This month's book is Swamplandia! by Karen Russell. Grab a copy on the third floor of the library at the Reader Services Desk.  Even if you hate the book or don't finish it, come anyway!