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Spotify

Date: 
Tue, 06/18/2013
Spotify

We have a Spotify account!

You want to know our current music obsessions? You want to follow our playlists? If you have the Spotify app, you can find us by typing spotify:user:nbkyouth into the search box. 

 

Summer Volunteer Schedule

Date: 
Wed, 06/05/2013

Summer Volunteers - Have you checked your email? 

Electronic copies of your volunteer schedule have been sent! If you want a paper copy, stop by the Youth Services Department and pick it up! 

Problems with your schedule? Let me know - skosuge@northbrook.info

Summer Reading Program

Date: 
Wed, 05/29/2013

Mark your calendars! The 2013 Summer Reading Program begins on Saturday, June 1st. This year you'll earn stamps in your Have Book, Will Travel passport and a spin of our prize wheel for every book milestone.

Games Outside the Box!!!

Date: 
Fri, 05/24/2013

Hey all you Gamers, Techies, Engineers, Builders, Strategists, Creators, Geeks and Outside the Box Thinkers - IT'S TIME TO PLAY!

Food Patriots Documentary

Date: 
Fri, 05/17/2013

Join us on Tuesday, June 18 at 7pm for the first Northbrook screening of Food Patriots. Local filmmaker Jeff Spitz will be present to discuss his documentary about how food-borne illness caused his family to rethink their eating habits.

Watch the trailer below:

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Date: 
Thu, 05/09/2013
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Green Challenge Roundup

Date: 
Tue, 04/30/2013

We've compiled these lists of easy things you can do to help the environment:

Saving Energy

Go Green at the Grocer

Reduce Paper Waste

Reduce Plastic Waste

Composting

Green Challenge #6

Date: 
Mon, 04/29/2013

Adjust Your Refrigerator and Water Heater

Water heating is the second largest energy expense in your home, typically accounting for about 18% of your utility bill. The Department of Energy recommends setting the thermostat on your water heater to 120°F to get comfortable hot water and reduce energy expenditure.

Green Challenge #5

Date: 
Wed, 04/24/2013

Try composting as a way to use your kitchen and yard waste to benefit your garden. Not sure how to get started? Check out these composting resources at the library.