Friends Book Nook Thursdays

Thursday, December 26, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 4:30 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.

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SCORE Chicago Mentoring

Thursday, December 26, 2019 - 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM

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 busine...

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Craftapalooza

Friday, December 27, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Bored? Feeling crafty? Stop by the Youth Services Department and make something creative! We'll have many different DIY crafts to choose from. For ages 3 to 14. Program runs till 5pm or while supplies last.

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Spanish Literary Club

Friday, December 27, 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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Friends Book Nook Saturdays

Saturday, December 28, 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.

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Drop-In Chess

Saturday, December 28, 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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The Science of Well-Being

Sunday, December 29, 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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Escape the Library!

Monday, December 30, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Gather clues, solve puzzles, and try to unlock a mysterious treasure in this escape room experience for middle schoolers. Program will be held in the Meeting Room. For grades 6-8. Registration is required and will open November 18th.

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Escape the Library!

Monday, December 30, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Gather clues, solve puzzles, and try to unlock a mysterious treasure in this escape room experience for middle schoolers. Program will be held in the Meeting Room. For grades 6-8. Registration is required and will open November 18th.

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Spanish Conversation Group

Tuesday, December 31, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM

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 necess...

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