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August 2019

Friday, August 23

Chair Yoga

Adults
9:30 am
Pollak Room AB

Due to high demand, we offer TWO yoga sessions. Attend either the 9:30 am session or the 11:00 am session. Space in each session is limited to the first 64 people.

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.

Chair Yoga

Adults
11:00 am
Pollak Room AB

Due to high demand, we offer TWO yoga sessions. Attend either the 9:30 am session or the 11:00 am session. Space in each session is limited to the first 64 people.

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.

Saturday, August 24

Selling on eBay

Adults
2:30 pm
Pollak Room AB

Delve deeper into eBay and discover how to list your items for sale.

Tuesday, August 27

Tech Tuesdays

Adults
3:00 pm
2nd Floor, Reference Area

Drop by and get help using eBooks, eAudiobooks, digital magazines, HOOPLA, and your portable device. Bring your device and any user IDs and passwords (Apple ID/password or Amazon account information). No sign up required. Find us on the 2nd floor across from the Reference Desk.

Wednesday, August 28

Excel Practice Lab

Adults
10:00 am
Interactive Classroom

Learn and practice Excel tips and tricks using instructional videos from Lynda.com. Watch suggested videos, practice and discuss with other learners. This class requires a Northbrook Public Library card.

Classic Pre-Code Screening: Merrily We Go To Hell

Adults
2:00 pm
Auditorium

A drunken newspaperman (Fredric March) is rescued from his alcoholic haze by an heiress (Sylvia Sidney) whose love sobers him up and encourages him to write a play, but he lapses back into dipsomania.
Fiction & Media Librarian Margo Hill will present a short lecture about the pre-code era before the screening.

1932
78 minutes
PRESENTED IN DCP

Chess Club

Adults
Teens
7:00 pm
Interactive Classroom

Join our weekly chess club and meet like-minded enthusiasts. Already on a chess team? Stop by and show us what you've got. For all skill levels. Chess sets and clocks will be provided.

Thursday, August 29

Adult ESL/Literacy Conversation Club

Adults
1:00 pm

Practice English Conversation with others and improve your English speaking skills. Meet new friends, find study partners, and just have fun. Meets in Study Room #2, 2nd Floor.

These sessions will meet weekly on Thursday afternoons, 1-2pm in Study Room 2.

Dates and location are subject to change. Feel free to drop in whenever you are available. All are welcome. If you would like to volunteer, fill out the application at the following link and our Volunteer Coordinator will contact you as soon as possible:

https://www.northbrook.info/volunteer-application

Friday, August 30

Chair Yoga

Adults
9:30 am
Pollak Room AB

Due to high demand, we offer TWO yoga sessions. Attend either the 9:30 am session or the 11:00 am session. Space in each session is limited to the first 64 people.

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.

Chair Yoga

Adults
11:00 am
Pollak Room AB

Due to high demand, we offer TWO yoga sessions. Attend either the 9:30 am session or the 11:00 am session. Space in each session is limited to the first 64 people.

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.

Saturday, August 31

Start Your Own Little Free Library (All Ages)

Adults
11:00 am
Pollak Room AB

Are you interested in starting your own Little Free Library? The Little Free Library program is a “take a book, return a book” free book exchange that has gone global! Branden Pedersen from the Little Free Library organization in Wisconsin (https://littlefreelibrary.org) will join us to talk about the inspiring origins of LFL, how to start your own Little Free Library, and answer your questions.

August 2019