Upcoming Events

Dec 15 2019 - 3:00pm
Join us at the library to take part in Yale’s most popular course, which is now offered online for free. We will be watching video lectures led by Laurie Santos, a professor of psychology and cognitive science, to learn about the psychology of happiness! Our shared hope is that as we come together... more
Dec 16 2019 - 3:00pm
Learn to Play Canasta meets 11/11, 11/18, 11/25, 12/2, 12/9, 12/16 in the Alyce Brenner Room Library U - Registration Required $60.00 Please bring two decks of cards with Jokers  
Dec 17 2019 - 9:15am
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For walking toddlers to 2 1/2 year olds with parent or caregiver.  Location: Meeting Room. Enjoy an interactive storytime with picture books, songs, fingerplays, puppets, and parachute play. Nurture your toddler's love of books and encourage him or her to learn numbers, colors, sounds, and new... more
Dec 17 2019 - 10:15am
parachute
For walking toddlers to 2 1/2 year olds with parent or caregiver.  Location: Meeting Room. Enjoy an interactive storytime with picture books, songs, fingerplays, puppets, and parachute play. Nurture your toddler's love of books and encourage him or her to learn numbers, colors, sounds, and new... more
Dec 17 2019 - 10:30am
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Meet at the library for Spanish conversation. Former high school Spanish teacher, Graciella Napoles, facilitates the discussion. Conversational ability required.  Meets in the Alyce Brenner Room.  This is a drop-in event and no signup is necessary, but if you would like a reminder, sign up with... more
Dec 17 2019 - 1:00pm
Learn to Play Canasta 1-3pm in the Alyce Brenner Room Class meets 11/12, 11/19, 11/26, 12/3, 12/10, 12/17 Registration Required $60.00  
Dec 17 2019 - 1:00pm
Judy Levin moderates the discussion of SAVE ME THE PLUMS by Ruth Reichl. In 1999, despite lacking magazine experience, Ruth Reichl was offered a top managerial position at Gourmet magazine. At first, she declined because she was a writer, not a manager. But Reichl had been reading the magazine... more
Dec 17 2019 - 3:00pm
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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 plans. They... more
Dec 18 2019 - 10:30am
Jonathan Porter, the founder of Chicago Pizza Tours, discusses pizza's history, from its components and the earliest pizzas to its arrival in Chicago and assimilation into Chicago culture. He will conclude with a virtual tour of Chicago's pizza scene and share his thoughts on how the Chicago pizza... more
Dec 19 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
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