Upcoming Events

Jul 17 2019 - 10:30am
Northwestern University history professor Daniel Greene recently curated an exhibition on Americans' response to the Holocaust for the US Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C. The exhibition examines what Americans knew about the persecution and murder of European Jews as it occurred, and... more
Jul 17 2019 - 4:00pm
Pizza on a wooden tray
Who has the best pizza in town? We're about to find out. Kids entering 6th-8th grade are welcome to join us in a blind taste test to find the best pizza around. Registration is required and begins on Thursday, June 27. Middle School students ONLY. Watch our Facebook and Twitter to see the winner on... more
Jul 18 2019 - 10:00am
jumping jack
For ages 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 with parent or caregiver. Location: Meeting Room. Give your preschooler a head start with this program packed with great stories, puppets, flannel boards, music, and rhymes.  Share this storytime together and build language and listening skills. This class is part of the... more
Jul 18 2019 - 10:30am
Drop by the lower level to purchase gently used books, audiobooks, cds, dvds, vhs tapes and record albums! On non-Book Nook days a smaller selection of books are available for purchase from the Book Nook shelves on the lower and main levels. Funds that are raised by the Friends are used to... more
Jul 18 2019 - 1:30pm
storytime
For ages 3 1/2 to 6.  Location: Meeting Room. Drop off your independent preschoolers or kindergartners in the Meeting Room for a special storytime! Let them enjoy great stories, puppets, flannel boards, music, and activities that foster pre-reading skills, broaden social skills, and encourage a... more
Jul 18 2019 - 4:00pm
ozobot
Kids, bring a grown up to work together to program the Library’s tiny robots to take an imaginary journey into space. Can you make an Ozobot countdown ten seconds before takeoff?  Could you get one to fly to the Moon and back or orbit the Earth?  For entering Grades K - 2 with an actively... more
Jul 18 2019 - 4:30pm
library tent
Feed your mind!  Look for us at the Ravinia District Food Truck Thursdays. We will be there to answer your library questions, register residents for library cards, hand out free books and more!  Click for more information about Food Truck Thursdays. Location:  Jens Jensen Park
Jul 18 2019 - 5:00pm
score logo
Register for a one-on-one mentoring session with a North Cook and Lake Counties SCORE counselor at https://northchicago.score.org/. SCORE counselors are successful executives and business owners who can help you on a wide variety of business issues like financing, marketing or business... more
Jul 18 2019 - 6:00pm
Join us to get familiar with the many apps and wearable devices that can help you track your steps, practice good sleep hygiene, calm your mind with mediation, motivate you with great music, and more! Registration is not required, but if you would like an email reminder, please sign up with your... more
Jul 18 2019 - 6:30pm
Square Dancing Session 2 6:30-8:30pm in the Meeting Room Class meets Thursdays (Note:  Due to Independence Day the first class in this session will be held on a Monday):  July 1, July 11, July 18, July 25, August 1, August 8, August 15, August 22, August 29 Cost: $90

Friday, January 4, 2019

Time Items
All day
 
9am
Jan 4 2019 - 9:00am to 5:30pm
 
Jan 4 2019 - 9:15am to 10:00am
 
10am
Jan 4 2019 - 10:15am to 11:00am
 
11am
Jan 4 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
 
Jan 4 2019 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
 
4pm
Jan 4 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm