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  • AARP Driver Safety, part 1
    Saturday, August 8, 2015 - 9:30am
    Pollak Room A

    This two-session defensive driving course sponsored by AARP will help make you a better and safer driver. You may be eligible for a discount on the liability portion of your car insurance.

    The mandatory second session is Saturday, August 15 from 9:30am to 1:30pm.

    Fill out the form below or call Reader Services at 847-272-2958. The fee for AARP members is $15; for nonmembers $20.

  • Essential Tremor Support Group
    Saturday, August 8, 2015 - 10:00am
    Civic Room

    Informal discussions emphasize medication and coping techniques.

  • Saturday First Run Feature - Pitch Perfect 2
    Saturday, August 8, 2015 - 2:00pm
    Auditorium

    The singing acapella group The Bellas are back, and they are better than ever. After being humiliated in front of none other than the President of the United States of America, the Bellas are taken out of the Aca-Circuit. In order to clear their name and regain their status, the Bellas take on a seemingly impossible task: winning an International competition no American team has ever won. In order to accomplish this monumental task, they need to strengthen the bonds of friendship and sisterhood, and blow away the competition with their amazing singing! With all new friends and old rivals tagging along for the trip, the Bellas can hopefully accomplish their dreams once again.

    PRESENTED IN DCP
    2015
    Rated PG-13
    115 minutes

    NOT AVAILABLE ON DVD UNTIL SEPTEMBER

  • Saturday First Run Feature - Pitch Perfect 2
    Saturday, August 8, 2015 - 7:30pm
    Auditorium

    The singing acapella group The Bellas are back, and they are better than ever. After being humiliated in front of none other than the President of the United States of America, the Bellas are taken out of the Aca-Circuit. In order to clear their name and regain their status, the Bellas take on a seemingly impossible task: winning an International competition no American team has ever won. In order to accomplish this monumental task, they need to strengthen the bonds of friendship and sisterhood, and blow away the competition with their amazing singing! With all new friends and old rivals tagging along for the trip, the Bellas can hopefully accomplish their dreams once again.

    PRESENTED IN DCP
    2015
    Rated PG-13
    115 minutes

    NOT AVAILABLE ON DVD UNTIL SEPTEMBER

  • Friends of the Northbrook Public Library Board Meeting
    Tuesday, August 11, 2015 - 10:00am
    Business Office Conference Room (St

    Friends of the Northbrook Public Library Board Meeting

  • Tech Tuesdays
    Tuesday, August 11, 2015 - 3:00pm
    2nd Floor, Reference Area

    Drop by and get help using eBooks, eAudiobooks, digital magazines, HOOPLA, and your portable device. Bring your device and any user IDs and passwords (Apple ID/password or Amazon account information). No sign up required. Find us on the 2nd floor across from the Reference Desk.

  • Book Lovers: Everything I Never Told You
    Tuesday, August 11, 2015 - 7:00pm
    Civic Room

    Tracy Gossage leads an evening discussion of "Everything I Never Told You" by Celeste Ng.

    After a 16-year-old girl rows out on a lake and drowns, things fall apart for her Chinese-American father, who wanted her to be popular, and her Caucasian mother, who pressured her to become a doctor, while her siblings deal with their own feelings.

  • Wednesday Classic Film Series - The Long Hot Summer
    Wednesday, August 12, 2015 - 1:00pm
    Auditorium

    Featuring an all-star cast, this smoldering story from the deep-south is filled with sexual tension, bawdy humor, and powerfully clashing personalities. When a suspected barn burner (Paul Newman) drifts into a town dominated by Will Varner (Orson Welles), he is recruited to husband Varner’s spinster daughter (Joanne Woodward). Directed by Martin Ritt, this film is based on three William Faulkner stories and features Lee Remick, Angela Landsbury, Anthony Franciosa, and the first on-screen teaming of Newman and Woodward.

    PRESENTED IN CinemaScope & 4K DCP
    1958
    115 minutes

  • Chess Club
    Wednesday, August 12, 2015 - 7:00pm
    Pollak Room AB

    Join our weekly chess club and meet like-minded enthusiasts. Already on a chess team? Stop by and show us what you've got. For all skill levels. Chess sets and clocks will be provided.

  • Wednesday Classic Film Series - The Long Hot Summer
    Wednesday, August 12, 2015 - 7:30pm
    Auditorium

    Featuring an all-star cast, this smoldering story from the deep-south is filled with sexual tension, bawdy humor, and powerfully clashing personalities. When a suspected barn burner (Paul Newman) drifts into a town dominated by Will Varner (Orson Welles), he is recruited to husband Varner’s spinster daughter (Joanne Woodward). Directed by Martin Ritt, this film is based on three William Faulkner stories and features Lee Remick, Angela Landsbury, Anthony Franciosa, and the first on-screen teaming of Newman and Woodward.

    PRESENTED IN CinemaScope & 4K DCP
    1958
    115 minutes