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  • Two Year Old Storytime (with Caregiver)
    Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 10:30am

    24-36 months

  • Introduction to the iPad
    Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 2:00pm
    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.

  • Wee Play (Birth-24 months)
    Thursday, January 22, 2015 - 10:00am
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Music, rhymes, giggles and books for caregiver and baby. Both sessions are for birth to 24 months.
    Thursdays, January 22 - February 26, 10-10:45 a.m. & 11-11:45 a.m.

  • Wee Play (Birth-24 months)
    Thursday, January 22, 2015 - 11:00am
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Music, rhymes, giggles and books for caregiver and baby. Both sessions are for birth to 24 months.

  • Your Library Account
    Thursday, January 22, 2015 - 2:00pm
    Interactive Classroom

    Enterprise, Hoopla, Zinio

  • Bookworm Club - Like Bug Juice on a Burger(Grades 2-3)
    Thursday, January 22, 2015 - 7:00pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Join us for a snack and fun chat about the book Like Bug Juice on a Burger! As the days go on, nine-year-old Eleanor realizes that maybe being at summer camp isn't so bad after all, and is full of special surprises.

  • Mocha & More: The 5th Wave (grades 6-12)
    Friday, January 23, 2015 - 7:00pm

    Mocha and More: The 5th Wave by Rick Yancey
    Ninety five percent of the world’s population has been wiped out in the 4 previous alien attacks. With the 5th wave, the aliens are roaming the countryside killing anyone they see. To stay alive means to stay alone or so Cassie believes, until she meets Evan Walker. He may be Cassie’s only hope for rescuing her brother and staying alive, but can she trust him?
    We meet at the Starbucks on Cherry and your first drink is on us. The first 7 registered teens to check in at the Youth Service desk get a free copy of the book. Heads up: This book has a suggested reading audience of 8-12th grade.
    Friday, January 23, 7-8:00 p.m., Starbucks on Cherry

  • AARP Driver Safety, part 2
    Saturday, January 24, 2015 - 9:30am
    Covenant Village

    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.

    This class meets at Covenant Village, 2625 Techny Road.

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

  • Messy Masterpieces (For Families)
    Saturday, January 24, 2015 - 10:00am
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Drop in and have some family fun! Create some cool artwork to take home from our vast array of art supplies.
    "Wintery Goodness"

  • Globe Trotters - Niger (Grades K-3)
    Sunday, January 25, 2015 - 2:00pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Deserts, hills, lions, giraffes, mountains, grazing sheep, the mighty river Niger—the country of Niger has them all. Come take a trip and see it all! Register online or call 847.272.4300.