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  • Lyric Opera Lecture Series
    Sunday, January 18, 2015 - 2:00pm
    MultiMedia Department

    Tosca by Puccini. Lecture by Gerald Budzik.

  • Finals Cafe
    Sunday, January 18, 2015 - 3:00pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Finals Cafe (grades 9-12)
    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.
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    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.

  • Monday Movers (walkers up to 24 months)
    Monday, January 19, 2015 - 10:00am

    Join us for a half hour of moving, singing, reading, and fun! For toddlers with a caregiver.

  • ** CANCELLED** Great Books
    Monday, January 19, 2015 - 10:00am

    Great Books will not meet in January.

  • Encouragement Cards Service Project session 1
    Monday, January 19, 2015 - 10:00am

    Celebrate MLK Day by dropping by the library and participating in a service project.Make a special card, and nonprofit Cards for Hospitalized Kids will share it with someone in need of a smile. Come anytime between 10:00-11:00am. Session 1 is for children under 5 with an adult.Register online or call 847.272.4300.

  • Encouragement Cards Service Project session 2
    Monday, January 19, 2015 - 11:00am

    Celebrate MLK Day by dropping by the library and participating in a service project.Make a special card, and nonprofit Cards for Hospitalized Kids will share it with someone in need of a smile.Come anytime between 11-noon. Session 2 is for children 5 and over, adult optional.Register online or call 847.272.4300.

  • Finals Cafe
    Monday, January 19, 2015 - 3:00pm
    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.
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    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.

  • Introduction to Dropbox
    Monday, January 19, 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.

  • Finals Cafe
    Monday, January 19, 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.
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    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.

  • 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.

    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.