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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New Year's Eve--Early Closing

Tuesday, December 31, 2019 - 1:00 PM

The Library closes at 1:00 today.

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Late Opening

Wednesday, January 1, 2020 - 11:00 AM

The Library will open at 11:00 am due to a staff meeting.

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SCORE Chicago Mentoring

Thursday, January 2, 2020 - 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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Winter First Steps

Friday, January 3, 2020 - 9:15 AM to 10:00 AM

For walking toddlers to 2 1/2 year olds with parent or caregiver.  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,...

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