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Sunday 1 pm - 5 pm


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All Events

  • Winter Holiday Concert
    Monday, December 7, 2015 - 7:30pm

    The Northbrook Community Choir, directed by Ben Gray, will perform a program of favorite holiday music.

  • Two-year-old Storytime (with Caregiver)
    Tuesday, December 8, 2015 - 10:30am
    Story Corner

    Tuesdays, November 10 – December 15, 10:30-11 a.m. - Story Corner

  • Preschool Storytime (Ages 3-5)
    Tuesday, December 8, 2015 - 10:30am
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Tuesdays, November 10 – December 15, 10:30-11 a.m.
    Wednesdays, November 11 – December 16, 10:30-11 a.m.

  • Tech Tuesdays
    Tuesday, December 8, 2015 - 3:00pm
    2nd Floor, Reference Area

    Drop by and get help using eBooks, eAudiobooks, digital magazines, HOOPLA, and your portable device. Bring your device and any user IDs and passwords (Apple ID/password or Amazon account information). No sign up required. Find us on the 2nd floor across from the Reference Desk.

  • String Theory: Crochet (grades 4-12)
    Tuesday, December 8, 2015 - 4:00pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Interested in learning the art of crochet? Join us for our new Fiber Arts workshop. Each month we will feature a different form of Fiber Arts such as knitting, crochet, or cross stitch. Participants must sign up for all 4 dates. All tools and materials will be provided by the library.

    Tuesday, November 24, 4-5:00 p.m.
    Tuesday, December 1, 4-5:00 p.m.
    Tuesday, December 8, 4-5:00 p.m.
    Tuesday, December 15 , 4-5:00 p.m.

  • Teen Advisory Board Meeting (grades 6-12)
    Tuesday, December 8, 2015 - 5:00pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    It’s time to give back for the holidays, TAB. In addition to the pizza and holiday treats, we’ll be participating in our annual service project. We’ll also be doing another White Elephant gift exchange. Plan on bringing one White Elephant gift (less than $5) to exchange and/or steal from your fellow board members.

  • Mandala Painting using CDs
    Tuesday, December 8, 2015 - 6:30pm
    Pollak Room A

    Ages 12-adult. We'll show you how to repurpose old CDs and glass paints to make a mandala.

  • Book Lovers: My Wish List
    Tuesday, December 8, 2015 - 7:00pm
    Civic Room

    Tracy Gossage leads an evening discussion "My Wish List" by Gregoire Delacourt.

    A woman in a small French town wins the lottery and makes a list of all the things she could buy but wonders how much she wants her life to change.

  • Book Discussion: Nora Webster
    Wednesday, December 9, 2015 - 10:00am
    Civic Room

    Benjamin Goluboff leads a discussion of "Nora Webster" by Colm Toibin.

    Struggling with grief and financial hardships after the death of her husband, a widow in rural Ireland eventually finds solace in music.

  • Preschool Storytime (Ages 3-5)
    Wednesday, December 9, 2015 - 10:30am
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Tuesdays, November 10 – December 15, 10:30-11 a.m.
    Wednesdays, November 11 – December 16, 10:30-11 a.m.