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All Events

  • 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

    Discover public records about people, property records, sex offenders, teacher salaries, and campaign contributors and much more! This information is free and open to anyone with a simple Internet search. We will also discuss ways to protect your personal information.

  • Literacy Class
    Tuesday, September 29, 2015 - 6:00pm
    Interactive Classroom

    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

  • TEDxNorthbrookLibrary: Education: Perspectives
    Tuesday, September 29, 2015 - 7:00pm
    Pollak Room AB

    TEDxNorthbrookLibrary: Education: Perspectives
    Join us as we screen three insightful TED Talks and have a discussion afterwards. Refreshments will be served. Registration is suggested.

  • Two-year-old Storytime (with Caregiver)
    Wednesday, September 30, 2015 - 10:30am

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

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

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

  • Books on Tap: All Our Names
    Wednesday, September 30, 2015 - 7:00pm
    Landmark Inn

    Books on Tap is the library's book club in a pub. Meet in the private room of the Landmark Inn to relax, talk books, and enjoy a tasty beverage and snacks.

    Tracy Gossage leads a discussion of "All Our Names" by Dinaw Mengestu.

    An aspiring writer leaves his village to attend university in the Ugandan capital, where he is drawn into insurgency by a charismatic friend but later emigrates to the Midwestern United States and falls in love with his social worker.

  • Chess Club
    Wednesday, September 30, 2015 - 7:00pm
    Pollak Room AB

    Join our weekly chess club and meet like-minded enthusiasts. Already on a chess team? Stop by and show us what you've got. For all skill levels. Chess sets and clocks will be provided.

  • Current Events
    Thursday, October 1, 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