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

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

  • Beginner iPad
    Thursday, September 10, 2015 - 10:00am
    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.

  • Basic Internet
    Thursday, September 10, 2015 - 1:30pm
    Interactive Classroom

    Learn the fundamentals of navigating and searching on the World Wide Web.

  • 3D Printing (Grades 3-5)
    Thursday, September 10, 2015 - 4:00pm
    Interactive Classroom

    Want to know how the library’s 3D printer works? Interested in learning how to use CAD (computer aided design) software to create your own original 3D projects? Our class will start with a 3D printing demo on the library’s MakerBot printer and then we’ll use Tinkercad to create our own 3D designs.

  • Evening with an Author: Rebecca Makkai
    Thursday, September 10, 2015 - 7:00pm
    Auditorium

    Meet some of today's most talented writers at the library's new series, an Evening with an Author. At each event, authors will read a selection of their work, answer questions, and sign copies of their books. Books will be available to purchase courtesy of the Book Bin.

    Chicago-based author Rebecca Makkai has written two novels: "The Borrower," a Booklist Top Ten Debut, and "The Hundred-Year House," winner of the Chicago Writer's Association Novel of the Year Award. Join us as she reads from her latest work, a short story collection entitled "Music for Wartime."

  • Northbrook Voices
    Friday, September 11, 2015 - 10:00am
    Interactive Classroom

    Oral History taping

  • Gentle Yoga
    Friday, September 11, 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.

  • Essential Tremor Support Group
    Saturday, September 12, 2015 - 10:00am
    Civic Room

    Informal discussions emphasize medication and coping techniques.

  • Art Smart (For Families)
    Saturday, September 12, 2015 - 10:00am
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Start your Saturday with art! Brought to you by the NSYMCA Art Academy.

  • Saturday First Run Feature
    Saturday, September 12, 2015 - 2:00pm
    Auditorium

    First run film screening.