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  • Wee Play (Birth-24 months)
    Thursday, July 2, 2015 - 11:00am
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Music, rhymes, giggles and books for caregiver and baby. Both sessions are for birth to 24 months.

  • Gentle Yoga
    Friday, July 3, 2015 - 10:30am
    Pollak Room AB

    Yoga instructor Olga Rudiak leads a series of yoga sessions for improved physical strength, relaxation and mental clarity. Exercises are done in a chair or standing not on the floor.

  • Parisian Salon Concert
    Friday, July 3, 2015 - 7:30pm

    Come celebrate Independence Day with the greatest Jazz Classics!
    Parisian Salon Concerts welcomes legendary Ron Surace and his big band "In Full Swing" jazz orchestra in the spectacular new auditorium of the Northbrook Library.

  • Library Closed for 4th of July
    Saturday, July 4, 2015

    The library is closed all day for the 4th of July.

  • Monday Movers (walkers up to 24 months)
    Monday, July 6, 2015 - 10:30am
    Story Corner

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

  • Poetry Discussion
    Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 10:00am
    Civic Room

    Join us for poetry discussions with literary critic Isabel Soffer. No advance reading is required.

  • Summer Storytime (Ages 2-5)
    Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 10:30am

    Tuesdays, June 9-July 28, 10:30-11 a.m.
    Wednesdays, June 10-July 29, 10:30-11 a.m.

  • Games Outside the Box (all ages)
    Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 2:30pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Calling all Gamers, Techies, Engineers, Builders, Strategists, Creators, Geeks and Out-of-the-Box thinkers – it’s time to play! Each week we’ll be featuring a different game, program, hardware or toy. Stop by and let’s see what you can do!
    Tuesdays, June 16, 23, 30, 2:30-4:00 p.m.
    Tuesdays, July 7, 14, 21, 28, 2:30-4:00 p.m.

    June 16 - Circuits: snap circuits, MaKey MaKey, Arduino
    June 23 - Air Glider Challenge
    June 30 - Contraptions and Domino Races

    July 7 - Robotics
    July 14 - Cup Stacking Challenge
    July 21 - Legos
    July 28 - Catapult Challenge

  • Summer Storytime (Ages 2-5)
    Wednesday, July 8, 2015 - 10:30am
    Story Corner

    Tuesdays, June 9-July 28, 10:30-11 a.m.
    Wednesdays, June 10-July 29, 10:30-11 a.m.

  • Wednesday Classic Film Series - Batman Returns
    Wednesday, July 8, 2015 - 1:00pm

    Directed by Tim Burton, this second installment of the Batman franchise features Michael Keaton (Birdman) at his superhero peak. When a corrupt businessman (Christopher Walken) and the grotesque Penguin (Danny DeVito) plot to take control of Gotham City, only Batman can stop them, while the Catwoman (Michelle Pfeiffer) has her own dastardly agenda.

    Presented in 35mm
    Rated PG-13
    126 minutes