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  • Teen Advisory Board Meeting (grades 6-12)
    Tuesday, September 9, 2014 - 5:00pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Interested in being a part of the TAB? We plan Teen programming, decorate the Loft, generate content for the website 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!
    Tuesday, September 9, 5-6 p.m.

  • Pajama Stories (For Families)
    Tuesday, September 9, 2014 - 6:30pm

    Put on your coziest pajamas and join us for a half-hour of stories and fun!

  • Moon Week
    Wednesday, September 10, 2014

    Moon Week

  • Book Discussion: King Lear
    Wednesday, September 10, 2014 - 10:00am
    Village Hall, Shermer Study

    Benjamin Goluboff leads a discussion of "King Lear," Shakespeare's wrenching story of love, loss, endurance and reconciliation about an aging monarch obscured by the shadows of dementia who resolves to retire and divides his kingdom among his three daughters. The Chicago Shakespeare Theater is performing the play from September 9 to November 9.

    Copies of the play are available at the Reader Services desk on the 3rd floor.

    The meeting will be held at the Village Hall in the Shermer Study.

  • Intermediate Excel 2013
    Wednesday, September 10, 2014 - 10:00am
    Interactive Classroom

    Learn how to insert charts into spreadsheets,validate formulas and functions, change chart types, and review Excel templates.

  • Guided Meditation
    Wednesday, September 10, 2014 - 10:30am
    Village Hall, Board Room

    Om Johari teaches meditation techniques. Relax, renew, refresh and experience the stress-relieving benefits of meditation during guided sessions.

    Meditation meets at the Village Hall in the Board Room.

  • Good Morning, Moon
    Wednesday, September 10, 2014 - 10:30am

    Good Morning, Moon
    Blast-off to a morning of moon exploration filled with stories, science, songs and action. Wednesday, September 10, 10:30-11:15 a.m.. Storytime Corner ages 2-6

  • Learn Mozilla Firefox , IE and Chrome Browsers
    Wednesday, September 10, 2014 - 2:00pm
    Interactive Classroom

    This class explains the basics of the different browsers, and how to organize and navigate your favorite websites on your computer. Experience with the Internet is essential.

  • Buddy Book Club - A Little Book of Sloth by Lucy Cooke (Grades 3-5)
    Wednesday, September 10, 2014 - 4:00pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Come one, come all and join our book club!All abilities and reading levels are welcome. Enjoy a group reading of the book followed by a discussion, activity, and snack. Register online or call 847.272.4300.

    Pick up a copy of the book at the Youth Services Desk.
  • Appy Hour at the Library: Astronomy Apps
    Wednesday, September 10, 2014 - 7:00pm
    Interactive Classroom

    Are you an app fanatic? We are too! Join us at the library for an astronomy apps discussion celebrating Moon Week. We'll talk about some great astronomy apps and see if we can put them to use after sunset.