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  • Book Discussion: Shotgun Lovesongs
    Tuesday, January 20, 2015 - 10:00am
    Village Hall, Shermer Study

    Nancy Buehler leads a discussion of "Shotgun Lovesongs" by Nickolas Butler. Copies are available at the 3rd floor Reader Services desk.

    After growing up together in a small Wisconsin town, three friends leave home to make their way in their respective careers as a rock star, a commodities trader, and a rodeo rider, while one stays behind on the family farm.

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

  • Preschool Storytime (Ages 3-5)
    Tuesday, January 20, 2015 - 10:30am
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Good fun for the preschool crowd

  • Two Year Old Storytime
    Tuesday, January 20, 2015 - 10:30am

    24-36 months

  • 3D Printing for Beginners
    Tuesday, January 20, 2015 - 2:00pm
    Interactive Classroom

    Geared toward absolute beginners who have never tried 3D modeling or CAD software. We'll show you how to use free CAD software to design a very small, simple object. Class size is limited and registration required.

  • Finals Cafe
    Tuesday, January 20, 2015 - 7:00pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    It’s finals! How are you holding up? Exhausted and starving? Stressed out? If you’re studying at the library, take a break and stop by our Finals Café. There will be all sorts of drinks and snacks including cookies, pizza, chips and fruit. Needs some stress relief help? We have a variety of stress relieving activities for you, from coloring mandalas, a form of active meditation which improves focus and eases anxiety, to the satisfying and therapeutic popping of bubble wrap.
    Sunday, January 18, 3-4:00 p.m.
    Monday, January 19, 3-4:00 p.m.
    Monday, January 19, 7-8:00 p.m.
    Tuesday, January 20, 7-8:00 p.m.

  • Preschool Storytime (Ages 3-5)
    Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 10:30am
    Youth Services Activity Room

    ages 3-5

  • Two Year Old Storytime (with Caregiver)
    Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 10:30am

    24-36 months

  • Guided Meditation
    Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 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.

  • Introduction to the iPad
    Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 2:00pm
    Interactive Classroom

    We'll go over only the most basic features in using your iPad: customizing your homescreen; locking screen orientation; downloading, opening, and closing apps; connecting to a Wi-Fi network, and more. Your iPad must be set up with iOS8. Bring your Apple ID and password.

  • Wee Play (Birth-24 months)
    Thursday, January 22, 2015 - 10:00am
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Music, rhymes, giggles and books for caregiver and baby. Both sessions are for birth to 24 months.
    Thursdays, January 22 - February 26, 10-10:45 a.m. & 11-11:45 a.m.