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  • Great Ideas
    Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 10:00am
    Village Hall, Board Room

    A discussion of Zionism and the history of Israel. For today's topics see northshoreflashpoints.blogspot.com.

    Great Ideas meets at the Village Hall in the Board Room.

  • Wee Play (Birth-24 months)
    Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 11:00am
    Youth Services Activity Room

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

  • Up For Discussion: The Humor Code
    Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 7:00pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Explore a variety of nonfiction selections – biography, history, social issues and others - in this quarterly evening discussion series.

    Vadim Seyfer leads a discussion of "The Humor Code" by Dr. Peter McGraw: Part road-trip comedy and part social science experiment, the book is a "global search for what makes things funny."

    Copies of the book are available at the 3rd floor Reader Services desk.

  • Gentle Yoga
    Friday, February 27, 2015 - 10:30am
    Village Hall, Board Room

    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.

    Yoga meets at the Village Hall in the Board Room. Space is limited to the first 70 people in attendance.

  • Basic Word 2013
    Monday, March 2, 2015 - 9:30am
    Interactive Classroom

    Reviews the basics of word processing: how to type, spell check and correct text, highlight and change a document's appearance, print, save and re-open a document.

  • Book Discussion: Lord Jim
    Monday, March 2, 2015 - 10:00am
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Isabel Soffer leads a discussion of the classic "Lord Jim" by Joseph Conrad.

  • Special Class for Investors
    Monday, March 2, 2015 - 3:00pm
    Interactive Classroom

    S&P Capital IQ investment specialist on NetAdvantage.

  • Special Class for Investors
    Monday, March 2, 2015 - 7:00pm
    Interactive Classroom

    S&P Capital IQ investment specialist on NetAdvantage.

  • Global Adventure Badge
    Tuesday, March 3, 2015

    New at the library! Youth Services is unveiling an independent learning program for children in grades 4th thru 8th who are interested in geography and world cultures. Participants can earn a Globe Badge by exploring the world through books, music, movies, knowledge, and service. Become a global citizen! More information is available at www.northbrook.info/kids/global-adventure-badge

  • Poetry Discussion
    Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 10:00am
    Youth Services Activity Room

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