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Friday 9 am - 6 pm
Saturday 9 am - 5 pm
Sunday 1 pm - 5 pm


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  • See It on Pinterest, Make It at NPL
    Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - 7:30pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    We'll be making Softening Sugar Scrubs from all natural ingredients. All supplies provided.

  • Investment Resources
    Thursday, May 7, 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.

  • Current Events
    Thursday, May 7, 2015 - 10:00am
    Pollak Room AB

    Voice your opinion and hear the opinions of others on the important events of the day. For today's topics see

  • Meet the Computer
    Thursday, May 7, 2015 - 2:00pm
    Interactive Classroom

    Learn to operate the essential tools for using the computer: the mouse and the keyboard. This class also introduces basic navigation functions such as opening and closing windows. No prerequisite skills required.

  • LAST CHANCE Summer Volunteer Info Meeting (grades 8-12)
    Thursday, May 7, 2015 - 5:00pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    LAST CHANCE Summer Volunteer Information Meeting grades 9-12 (as of fall 2015)
    This is it - the last Summer Volunteer Information Meeting. Only the teens who have attended one of the mandatory Information Meetings will be eligible to become a Summer Volunteer! Join us for this brief meeting to find out all the details and pick up an application.
    Thursday, May 7, 5-5:30pm

  • Northbrook Voices
    Friday, May 8, 2015 - 10:00am
    Interactive Classroom

    Oral History taping

  • Gentle Yoga
    Friday, May 8, 2015 - 10:30am
    Pollak Room AB

    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.

  • AARP Driver Safety, part 2
    Saturday, May 9, 2015 - 9:30am
    Pollak Room B

    This two-session defensive driving course sponsored by AARP will help make you a better and safer driver. You may be eligible for a discount on the liability portion of your car insurance.

    Register for part one online or call Reader Services at 847-272-2958. The fee for AARP members is $15; for nonmembers $20.

  • Essential Tremor Support Group
    Saturday, May 9, 2015 - 10:00am
    Pollak Room A

    Informal discussions emphasize medication and coping techniques.

  • Introduction to Dropbox
    Monday, May 11, 2015 - 3:00pm
    Interactive Classroom

    Learn how to use Dropbox, an online cloud storage software that allows you to make your files accessible from almost anywhere. An email account, as well as general working knowledge of computers and the internet are required.