1201 Cedar Lane, Northbrook, IL 60062
If you missed our DIY Green Cleaning Solutions workshop, here are some easy recipes to make at home.
2 cups water
1/4 cup distilled white vinegar
1/2 tsp. Dr. Bronner's soap (optional)
Combine in a spray bottle.
1 gal. water
1/8 cup distilled white vinegar
1/8 cup liquid soap
10 drops essential oil (optional)
Combine all ingredients in a pail.
Toilet Bowl Magic
On November 4, the Park District will begin selling membership passes for the The Northbrook Dog Park at Coast Guard Park. The park is expected to open in late November. The park will open at 7 a.m. and close at sunset. On Mondays and Thursdays, the parkwill open at 9:30 a.m. after maintenance. Access to the dog park will require an annual membership, which will allow unlimited use of the park. The fee is $29 for first dogs, and $15 for additional dogs through June 2014. The yearly fee is $49/$25, starting July 14. Members will receive one dog park tag and one membership ID for entry.
Do you have some down time in December and January?
Do you need to earn some service hours?
Do you just like to help out?
Yes? Perfect - because I have a job for you! All thoughout December and January we're going to have volunteer opportunities for teens. The Stuffed Animal Sleepover, Teen Techs, Book Buddies, Craft Swap, MLK Service Day and more!
We can't circulate the books until the 22nd of October, but I have them! They are here, locked away, under guard, totally secure - so don't try anything.
The Teen Advisory Board chalk bombed the library sidewalks with Banned Books! Stop by, check out our street art and see how many banned books you have read!
Join us on Saturday, October 12 at 10am for a workshop on how to create simple and green cleaning solutions. Supplies will be provided and you will leave the library with a home-made cleaning solution.
Register online or call Reader Services at 847-272-2958.
Time to register for the 2013-2014 Teen Advisory Board!
Have you visited our 3D printer yet? It currently resides in the Interactive Classroom on the Second Floor. Stop by to see it in action, or check out our brief video.
This is just the beginning!! Today an Arduino LED Circuit, tomorrow we conquer the world!