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  • 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.

  • Friends of the Northbrook Public Library Board Meeting
    Tuesday, May 12, 2015 - 10:00am
    Business Office Conference Room (St

    Friends of the Northbrook Public Library Board Meeting

  • Introduction to Craigslist
    Tuesday, May 12, 2015 - 10:00am
    Interactive Classroom

    Learn how to use Craigslist, a popular website where you can view or post classified ads for free. Basic computer, Internet and email skills are required.

  • Basic Excel 2013
    Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - 9:30am
    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.

  • Anne Frank: Diary of a Young Girl
    Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - 10:00am
    Civic Room

    In conjunction with the current Writers Theatre production, Benjamin Goluboff leads a discussion of the diary that has become an essential part of how we remember one of the darkest periods of human history. Filled with Anne Frank's luminous spirit and her "boundless desire for all that is beautiful and good," it is also the coming-of-age story of a complex, passionate girl amid the chaos of war and religious persecution.

    Copies of the book are available at the Reader Services Desk.

  • Wiggleworms Music for Kids (Ages 2-5 with Adult)
    Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - 10:30am

    Join a Wiggleworms instructor from the Old Town School of Folk Music for a half hour of music, movement and fun. For kids 5 and under with a caregiver.

  • Basic Internet
    Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - 2:00pm
    Interactive Classroom

    Learn the fundamentals of navigating and searching on the Internet.

  • Great Ideas
    Thursday, May 14, 2015 - 10:00am
    Pollak Room AB

    A discussion of Zionism and the history of Israel. For today's topics see northshoreflashpoints.blogspot.com.