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Friday 9 am - 6 pm
Saturday 9 am - 5 pm
Sunday 1 pm - 5 pm


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  • Parisian Salon Concert
    Friday, June 5, 2015 - 7:30pm

    Join hosts Jane and Didier Lepauw for an evening of music.

  • Bling Your Bike!
    Saturday, June 6, 2015 - 9:30am

    Join us for our Make It! June kick-off where we'll focus on bike safety. Bring your bike for a free inspection from Northbrook’s Performance Bicycle, then register your bike with the Northbrook police department. The first 30 visitors can wrap their bikes with an EL wire kit or add some glow-in-the-dark bike spoke beads, while supplies last. Held outside the library. Registration not required.

  • Bike Safety Tips
    Saturday, June 6, 2015 - 11:30am
    Pollak Room AB

    Gets tips on bike safety for all ages from the Northbrook Police Department. Registration not required.

  • Turn Signal Gloves
    Saturday, June 6, 2015 - 2:00pm
    Civic Room

    Bring your basic sewing skills and a pair of knit gloves and we'll show you how to create your own turn signal gloves that light up when you close your hand. Registration required.

  • Homebrewing
    Sunday, June 7, 2015 - 2:00pm
    Pollak Room B

    *LOCATION CHANGE! Meet in Pollak Room B.* Learn how to make beer in your own home. Space is limited and registration is required. Must be at least 21 years old to participate.

  • Intermediate Word 2013
    Monday, June 8, 2015 - 9:30am
    Interactive Classroom

    Covers formatting features including margins, alignment and page numbering, copy/cut and paste, inserting graphics and photos, and reviewing Word templates.

  • Monday Movers (walkers up to 24 months)
    Monday, June 8, 2015 - 10:30am

    Join us for a half hour of moving, singing, reading, and fun! For toddlers with a caregiver.

  • Basic Excel 2013
    Monday, June 8, 2015 - 1:00pm
    Interactive Classroom

    Covers the fundamentals of using Microsoft's spreadsheet program: how to create a spreadsheet and enter and format data and formulas, print, save and retrieve spreadsheets.

  • Appetite for Deconstruction: Electronics Take Apart
    Monday, June 8, 2015 - 7:00pm
    Pollak Room B

    For ages 16 and older. Get ready to rip apart computers, phones, and other electronics! We’ll dismantle our electronics, figure out what they do, and why. All safety precautions will be followed!

  • Digital Photography
    Tuesday, June 9, 2015 - 10:00am
    Interactive Classroom

    Organize, edit, and enhance your photos.  Create a slide show.  Participants must bring their own cameras and memory cards containing photos. The first 15 minutes will be spent uploading photos.