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  • Investment Resources
    Monday, October 12, 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.

  • Monday Movers (walkers up to 24 months)
    Monday, October 12, 2015 - 10:30am
    Story Corner

    Join us for a half hour of moving, singing, reading, and fun! For toddlers with a caregiver.
    Mondays, September 14 – October 19, 10:30-11 a.m., Story Corner

  • Story Jam (Kindergarten – Grade 2)
    Monday, October 12, 2015 - 4:00pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Have fun listening to cool new stories and make a craft to take home.

  • Medicare Enrollment Options
    Monday, October 12, 2015 - 7:00pm
    Pollak Room AB

    Whether you are turning 65 in the near future or are currently enrolled in Medicare, this presentation is for you. Mike Altman, a Senior Benefits Advisor, will present the ins and outs of Medicare Parts A & B, Medicare Advantage plans, supplemental insurance, and the Part D prescription drug program. Get the information you need to sign up for the Plan which best fits your needs during this year's Open Enrollment Period, from October 15 to December 7.

    Registration required. Fill out the online form or call 847-272-2958.

  • Basic Excel 2013
    Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 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.

  • Two-year-old Storytime (with Caregiver)
    Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 10:30am
    Story Corner

    Tuesdays, September 15 – October 20, 10:30-11 a.m. - Story Corner
    Wednesdays, September 16 – October 21, 10:30-11 a.m. - Story Corner

  • Preschool Storytime (Ages 3-5)
    Tuesday, October 13, 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.

  • Tech Tuesdays
    Tuesday, October 13, 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: Knitting (grades 4-12)
    Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 4:00pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Interested in learning the art of knitting? 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, October 6, 4-5:00 p.m.
    Tuesday, October 13, 4-5:00 p.m.
    Tuesday, October 20, 4-5:00 p.m.
    Tuesday, October 27, 4-5:00 p.m.

  • Teen Advisory Board (grades 6-12)
    Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 5:00pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Interested in being a part of the TAB? We plan Teen programming, decorate the Loft, and help out with events while eating pizza and earning service hours! We meet in the Activity Room on the second Tuesday of nearly every month for an hour. Attendance at every meeting is not required, but we do hope you come to as many as you can!