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Friday 9 am - 6 pm
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Sunday 1 pm - 5 pm


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  • Poetry Discussion
    Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 10:00am
    Civic Room

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

  • Basic Word 2013
    Wednesday, May 6, 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.

  • Early Literacy Lab
    Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - 10:30am
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Get your hands, ears, and eyes exploring the science of early literacy through hands-on activity stations. Activities are designed for an adult and a child to have fun doing together.Register online or call 847-272-4300.

  • See It on Pinterest, Make It at NPL
    Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - 7:30pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    We'll be making Softening Sugar Scrubs from all natural ingredients. All supplies provided.

  • **CANCELLED**Investment Resources
    Thursday, May 7, 2015 - 10:00am
    Interactive Classroom

    Sharpen your investing skills by learning to use the online resources Morningstar, Value Line, and S&P Capital IQ NetAdvantage. This class does not offer advice on investing.

  • Current Events
    Thursday, May 7, 2015 - 10:00am
    Pollak Room AB

    Voice your opinion and hear the opinions of others on the important events of the day. For today's topics see

  • Meet the Computer
    Thursday, May 7, 2015 - 2:00pm
    Interactive Classroom

    Learn to operate the essential tools for using the computer: the mouse and the keyboard. This class also introduces basic navigation functions such as opening and closing windows. No prerequisite skills required.

  • LAST CHANCE Summer Volunteer Info Meeting (grades 8-12)
    Thursday, May 7, 2015 - 5:00pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    LAST CHANCE Summer Volunteer Information Meeting grades 9-12 (as of fall 2015)
    This is it - the last Summer Volunteer Information Meeting. Only the teens who have attended one of the mandatory Information Meetings will be eligible to become a Summer Volunteer! Join us for this brief meeting to find out all the details and pick up an application.
    Thursday, May 7, 5-5:30pm

  • Northbrook Voices
    Friday, May 8, 2015 - 10:00am
    Interactive Classroom

    Oral History taping

  • Gentle Yoga
    Friday, May 8, 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.