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  • Buddy Book Club - Sam and Dave Dig a Hole by Mac Barnett (Grades 3-5)
    Wednesday, May 20, 2015 - 4:00pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Come one, come all and join our book club! Students of all abilities and reading levels are welcome. Enjoy a group reading of the book followed by a discussion, activity, and snack. Register online or call 847.272.4300.

    Pick up a copy of the book at the Youth Services Desk.
  • Current Events
    Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 10:00am
    Pollak Room AB

    Voice your opinion and hear the opinions of others on the important events of the day. For today's topics see

  • Wiggleworms Music for Babies (Birth - 23 months with Adult)
    Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 10:30am
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Join a Wiggleworms instructor from the Old Town School of Folk Music for a half hour of music, movement and fun. For babies and toddlers 23 months and younger with a caregiver.

  • Bestsellers and Beyond
    Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 1:30pm
    Civic Room

    Join Librarian Lori Siegel for reviews of a variety of books that you might add to your reading list or share with your book group.

  • Introduction to Blogging
    Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 2:00pm
    Interactive Classroom

    Learn what a blog is, see examples of blogs, and discover ways to create your own using Blogger, WordPress, and other blogging services. Some basic computer skills required.

  • Bookworm Club - Toys Go Out (Grades 2-3)
    Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 7:00pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Join us for a snack, activity and lively discussion about the book Toys Go Out: Being the Adventures of a Knowledgeable Stingray, a Toughy Little Buffalo, and Someone Called Plastic. Six stories relate the adventures of three best friends, who happen to be toys.

  • Board Meeting
    Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 7:30pm
    Business Office Conference Room (St

    Regular Monthly Meeting of the Board of Trustees.

  • Gentle Yoga
    Friday, May 22, 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.

  • Mocha & More: Paper Towns (grades 6-12)
    Friday, May 22, 2015 - 7:00pm

    Quentin has been in love with his next-door neighbor, Margo Roth Spiegelman, for his entire life. When Margo appears at his window one night commanding that he join her on a spree to right the wrongs via her brilliant, elaborate pranks, Quentin goes with her. Then the next day, she runs away. On a mission to find her, Quentin uncovers her profound unhappiness and starts to see the difference between the real Margo and his idealized version of her.

    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 7-12th grade.

  • Library Closed for Memorial Day
    Monday, May 25, 2015

    The library is closed all day for Memorial Day.