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Friday 9 am - 6 pm
Saturday 9 am - 5 pm
Sunday 1 pm - 5 pm


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Adult Programs

  • Parisian Salon Concert
    Friday, June 5, 2015 - 7:30pm

    Join hosts Jane and Didier Lepauw for an evening of music.

  • Turn Signal Gloves
    Saturday, June 6, 2015 - 2:00pm
    Civic Room

    Bring your basic sewing skills and a pair of knit gloves and we'll show you how to create your own turn signal gloves that light up when you close your hand. Registration required.

  • Homebrewing
    Sunday, June 7, 2015 - 2:00pm

    Learn how to make beer in your own home. Participants will get an introduction to equipment, ingredients, and the brewing process with a live brewing demonstration. We will meet outside of the library in the parking lot. Space is limited and registration is required. Must be at least 21 years old to participate.

  • Intermediate Word 2013
    Monday, June 8, 2015 - 9:30am
    Interactive Classroom

    Covers formatting features including margins, alignment and page numbering, copy/cut and paste, inserting graphics and photos, and reviewing Word templates.

  • Basic Excel 2013
    Monday, June 8, 2015 - 1:00pm
    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.

  • Appetite for Deconstruction: Electronics Take Apart
    Monday, June 8, 2015 - 7:00pm
    Pollak Room B

    For ages 16 and older. Get ready to rip apart computers, phones, and other electronics! We’ll dismantle our electronics, figure out what they do, and why. All safety precautions will be followed!

  • Digital Photography
    Tuesday, June 9, 2015 - 10:00am
    Interactive Classroom

    Organize, edit, and enhance your photos.  Create a slide show.  Participants must bring their own cameras and memory cards containing photos. The first 15 minutes will be spent uploading photos.

  • Friends of the Northbrook Public Library Board Meeting
    Tuesday, June 9, 2015 - 10:00am
    Business Office Conference Room (St

    Friends of the Northbrook Public Library Board Meeting

  • Introduction to Knitting
    Tuesday, June 9, 2015 - 2:00pm
    Civic Room

    Adults & Teens. Join staff from Three Bags Full and learn the basics of knitting. Yarn and needles provided. Registration is limited and required.

  • Book Lovers: The Husband's Secret
    Tuesday, June 9, 2015 - 7:00pm
    Civic Room

    Tracy Gossage leads an evening discussion of "The Husband's Secret" by Liane Moriarty. Copies of the book are available at the 3rd floor Reader Services desk.

    A woman is confronted by a terrible dilemma when she opens a letter that her husband never meant for her to read while he was still alive.