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  • 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.

  • Stormwater Solutions
    Monday, September 28, 2015 - 7:00pm
    Pollak Room AB

    Stop flooding, save money, and beautify your yard using smart plants that absorb huge amounts of water. This talk will give you a deeper understanding of how this proven, earth-friendly approach will keep your home dry and create a lovely butterfly haven as well. Camille Stauber, a Landscape Architect from Sustainable Places®, Inc., will illustrate her talk with stunning photos of home landscapes. Cosponsored by Go Green Northbrook.

  • Two-year-old Storytime (with Caregiver)
    Tuesday, September 29, 2015 - 10:30am
    Story Corner

    Tuesdays, September 15 – October 20, 10:30-11 a.m. - Story Corner
    Wednesdays, September 16 – October 21, 10:30-11 a.m. - Story Corner

  • Preschool Storytime (Ages 3-5)
    Tuesday, September 29, 2015 - 10:30am
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Tuesdays, September 15 – October 20, 10:30-11 a.m.
    Wednesdays, September 16– October 21, 10:30-11 a.m.

  • Be Your Own Detective
    Tuesday, September 29, 2015 - 2:00pm
    Interactive Classroom

    Learn to use our eResources to discover public records about people, property, sex offenders, campaign contributors, and more. We'll also look at how to perform Illinois background checks and protect your personal information.

  • Literacy Class
    Tuesday, September 29, 2015 - 6:00pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Oakton Community College Literacy Class.

  • Pajama Stories (Families)
    Tuesday, September 29, 2015 - 6:30pm

    Put on your coziest pajamas and join us for a half hour of stories and fun! Story Corner