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  • Book Discussion: Transatlantic
    Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 10:00am
    Interactive Classroom

    Nancy Buehler leads a discussion of "Transatlantic" by Colum McCann.

    A letter sent on the first transatlantic flight connects the stories of Frederick Douglass's visit to Ireland, the 1998 Good Friday Accord, and a young man killed in the Troubles.

    Copies of the book are available at the Reader Services desk on the third floor.

    The meeting will be held in the Interactive Classroom (Computer Room) on the second floor of the library.

  • Preschool Storytime (Ages 3-5)
    Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 10:30am
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Storytime for preschoolers

  • Two-year-old Storytime (2 year olds with Adult)
    Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 10:30am

    Tuesdays, September 16 - October 21
    Wednesdays, September 17 - October 22

  • Pajama Stories (For Families)
    Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 6:30pm

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

  • Investment Resources
    Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 10:00am
    Interactive Classroom

    Sharpen your investing skills by learning to use the online resources Morningstar, Value Line, and Standard & Poor’s NetAdvantage. This class does not offer advice on investing.

  • Preschool Storytime (Ages 3-5)
    Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 10:30am
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Storytime for preschoolers crowd

  • Two-year-old Storytime (2 year olds with Adult)
    Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 10:30am

    Tuesdays, September 16 - October 21
    Wednesdays, September 17 - October 22

  • Apprentices of the Book Empire (Grades 2-6)
    Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 4:00pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Calling all young authors and illustrators! Bring your finished story or manuscript to be illustrated and peer reviewed. Illustrate someone else’s story. Learn about book design and the publishing process. Then have your story published by the library for others to check out and admire. Register online or call 847.272.4300. Email completed stories to nbkyouth@northbrook.info or drop them off at the desk.

    Open to those who have not previously participated in the program. Must attend all 4 sessions.
  • Books and Brews
    Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 7:00pm
    Landmark Inn

    Can't stop talking about the book you just read? Yeah, us too. Join us at the Landmark Inn on Shermer to share what you've been reading and hear about other great books over drinks.

  • Westmoor 4th grade school visit
    Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 10:30pm

    Classroom visit to the Library