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  • 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

  • The Four Seasons of Landscaping: Spring
    Thursday, May 14, 2015 - 1:00pm
    Pollak Room B

    Join Northbrook Park District Grounds Operation Manager, Michael Brouillard, as he shares tips and ideas on how to make your yard look its best this spring. Topics to be covered include turf, flowers, and pests. Light refreshments will be served.

    Cosponsored by the Northbrook Park District.

  • Free Movies Music & Magazines
    Thursday, May 14, 2015 - 2:00pm
    Interactive Classroom

    Basic instructions on how to download and use our 2 coolest apps: Zinio to read digital magazines and Hoopla to watch movies, listen to music and eAudiobooks. Bring your laptop or device and your device’s app store ID and your valid Northbrook Library Card.

  • Gentle Yoga
    Friday, May 15, 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.