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  • Basic Excel 2013
    Friday, February 12, 2016 - 10:00am
    Interactive Classroom

    Covers the fundamentals of using Microsoft's spreadsheet program: how to create a spreadsheet and enter and format data and formulas, print, save and retrieve spreadsheets.

  • Gentle Yoga
    Friday, February 12, 2016 - 11:00am
    Pollak Room AB

    Due to high demand, we are now offering TWO yoga sessions. Attend either the 9:30 session or the 11:00 session. Space in each session is limited to the first 50 people.

    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.

  • Essential Tremor Support Group
    Saturday, February 13, 2016 - 10:00am
    Civic Room

    Informal discussions emphasize medication and coping techniques.

  • Art-Ability: Especially for Kids with Special Needs (All ages, with Caregiver)
    Saturday, February 13, 2016 - 10:00am
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Children of all abilities engage in art in this special class by NSYMCA Art Academy Staff.

  • Grandma - Saturday First Run Feature
    Saturday, February 13, 2016 - 2:00pm
    Auditorium

    Nominated for the Golden Globe for Best Actress for this film, Lily Tomlin plays Elle Reid who has just gotten through breaking up with her girlfriend when Elle's granddaughter Sage unexpectedly shows up needing $600 bucks before sundown. Temporarily broke, Grandma Elle and Sage spend the day trying to get their hands on the cash as their unannounced visits to old friends and flames end up rattling skeletons and digging up secrets.

    PRESENTED IN DCP
    2015
    Rated R
    79 minutes

  • Grandma - Saturday First Run Feature
    Saturday, February 13, 2016 - 7:30pm
    Auditorium

    Nominated for the Golden Globe for Best Actress for this film, Lily Tomlin plays Elle Reid who has just gotten through breaking up with her girlfriend when Elle's granddaughter Sage unexpectedly shows up needing $600 bucks before sundown. Temporarily broke, Grandma Elle and Sage spend the day trying to get their hands on the cash as their unannounced visits to old friends and flames end up rattling skeletons and digging up secrets.

    PRESENTED IN DCP
    2015
    Rated R
    79 minutes

  • Concerts on 3 - Elaris Duo
    Sunday, February 14, 2016 - 2:00pm
    MultiMedia Department

    Violin and cello. Works by Mozart, Ravel, Kodaly.
    Our winter concert series returns to brighten the cold winter days. Concerts on 3 will present classical performances every Sunday in February in the Multimedia Department on the 3rd floor. This location will not only provide the listeners with a more relaxed concert setting, but a spectacular winter view as well. Performances will include small group and solo works. Come for a new concert experience this winter at the library.
    Concerts sponsored by the Northbrook Arts Commission

  • Science Explorers
    Sunday, February 14, 2016 - 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.

    What’s Cooking? Explore the science making your favorite foods!

  • Great Books
    Monday, February 15, 2016 - 10:00am
    Civic Room

    Join the monthly Great Books Discussion Group led by educator and scholar Robert Waterbury. Share stimulating discussions in a friendly, welcoming setting.

    The February reading is "Exodus" from the Bible. Copies will be available at the Reader Services desk one month before the discussion.

  • Monday Movers (walkers up to 24 months)
    Monday, February 15, 2016 - 10:30am
    Story Corner

    Join us for a half hour of moving, singing, reading, and fun! For toddlers with a caregiver.
    Mondays, January 11 – February 15, 10:30-11 a.m., Story Corner