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Spanish Literary Club

Friday, December 13, 2019 - 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Attendees will take part in lively discussions on Spanish literature, focusing on the works of notable authors. Conversations will be mostly in Spanish, but non-native speakers are welcome.  Meets in the Media:Scape Room.  This is a drop-in...

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Hour of Code: Code Your Hero

Friday, December 13, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Learn about computer science and Scratch by creating a simple superhero game.  For grades k - 3 with an actively participating adult.

CSEdWeek is an annual celebration dedicated to inspiring K-12 students to take interest in computer science....

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Friends Book Nook Saturdays

Saturday, December 14, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 4:20 PM

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.

Fun...

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Drop-In Chess

Saturday, December 14, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM

 
Play chess on Saturday mornings in the Youth Services Department. This unsupervised drop-in time is for ages 5-14. Children under age 7 must be accompanied by an adult. No registration required.

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Warm Up for Winter Storytime

Saturday, December 14, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM

Bring your mittens and settle in with a cup of cocoa for winter tales and songs to warm us up! For families with children aged 2-7, but all are welcome. Program will take place in the Meeting Room. Registration is recommended and will open on Frid...

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Note for Note music series: Cavatina Duo

Saturday, December 14, 2019 - 2:00 PM

Eugenia Moliner, flute, and Denis Azabagic, perform at the Library on Saturday, December 14, at 2 p.m.  

Cavatina Duo has performed with orchestras and string quartets in Europe, USA, India, South Korea and Mexico including the Chicago Sinfonie...

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The Science of Well-Being

Sunday, December 15, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM

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 h...

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Learn to Play Canasta

Monday, December 16, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM

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

 

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Fall First Steps

Tuesday, December 17, 2019 - 9:15 AM to 10:00 AM

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 ...

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Fall First Steps

Tuesday, December 17, 2019 - 10:15 AM to 11:00 AM

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 ...

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