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  • Advanced Excel 2013
    Friday, September 25, 2015 - 1:30pm
    Interactive Classroom

    Explains autofill, absolute addressing, NOW and IF functions, conditional formatting and data bars. Also explores pivot tables.

  • Mocha and More: Steelheart (grade 6-12)
    Friday, September 25, 2015 - 7:00pm

    At age eight, David watched as his father was killed by an Epic, a human with superhuman powers caused by the Calamity. Ten years later, David joins the Reckoners, a shadowy group of ordinary humans who spend their days studying the Epics in order to kill them and end their tyranny.

    We meet at the Starbucks on Cherry and your first drink is on us. The first 7 registered teens to check in at the Youth Service desk get a free copy of the book. Heads up: This book has a suggested reading audience of 6-12th grade.

  • AARP Driver Safety, part 1
    Saturday, September 26, 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, October 3 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.

  • Cinderella - Saturday Youth Film
    Saturday, September 26, 2015 - 2:00pm
    Auditorium

    A girl named Ella (Lily James)) has the purest heart living in a cruel world filled with evil stepsisters and an evil stepmother (Cate Blanchett) out to ruin Ella's life. Ella comes one with her pure heart when she meets the prince and dances her way to a better life with glass shoes, and a little help from her fairy godmother, of course.

    PRESENTED IN DCP
    2015
    Rated PG
    105 minutes

  • Cinderella - Saturday Youth Film
    Saturday, September 26, 2015 - 7:30pm
    Auditorium

    A girl named Ella (Lily James)) has the purest heart living in a cruel world filled with evil stepsisters and an evil stepmother (Cate Blanchett) out to ruin Ella's life. Ella comes one with her pure heart when she meets the prince and dances her way to a better life with glass shoes, and a little help from her fairy godmother, of course.

    PRESENTED IN DCP
    2015
    Rated PG
    105 minutes

  • Ian Maksin & Goran Ivanovic - Fine Arts Fall
    Sunday, September 27, 2015 - 2:00pm
    Auditorium

    Cello and guitar. Works by Piazzolla, Maksin, and Ivanovic.

  • Science Explorers (Grades K-2)
    Sunday, September 27, 2015 - 2:15pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Are you a budding scientist just itching to experiment? Sign up to explore basic science concepts with hands on activities. Get ready to get messy and learn something too.

    Moon Science. Learn about Earth’s favorite satellite and its unique features.

  • Monday Movers (walkers up to 24 months)
    Monday, September 28, 2015 - 10:30am
    Story Corner

    Join us for a half hour of moving, singing, reading, and fun! For toddlers with a caregiver.
    Mondays, September 14 – October 19, 10:30-11 a.m., Story Corner

  • 3D Printing & Design (grades 6-12)
    Monday, September 28, 2015 - 4:00pm
    Interactive Classroom

    Want to know how the library’s 3D printer works? Interested in learning how to use CAD (computer aided design) software to create your own original 3D projects? Our class will start with a 3D printing demo on the library’s MakerBot printer and then we’ll use Tinkercad to create our own 3D designs. This class will meet in the library's Interactive Classroom on the 2nd floor.

  • Story Jam (Kindergarten – Grade 2)
    Monday, September 28, 2015 - 4:00pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Have fun listening to cool new stories and make a craft to take home.