Friends Book Nook

Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 10:30 AM to 4:30 PM

Friends Book Nook 10:30am-4:30pm in the lower lobby

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Winter Storytime Live!

Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 1:30 PM to 2:00 PM

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...

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Film Showing & Discussion - Be Natural: The Untold Story of Alice Guy-Blanché

Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

Join us this Galentine’s Day for a viewing and a discussion of the certified fresh documentary about the first female director in history! “The interviews they found with her are fascinating. She’s charming, she’s articulate, she’s witty...

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Winter Baby Booktime

Friday, February 14, 2020 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM

Newborns to walkers with parent or caregiver.  Location: Meeting Room. Introduce your baby to the sounds and rhythms of language using stories, music, and rhymes. Delight and stimulate your baby's senses and build a foundation for a lifelong love...

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Spanish Literary Club

Friday, February 14, 2020 - 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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Weird and Wacky Sodapop Tasting (Grades 3-5)

Friday, February 14, 2020 - 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM

Soda or pop? Whatever you call it, come taste test some of the strangest flavors out there. For grades 3-5. Program takes place in the Meeting Room. Registration is required and opens Tuesday, January 14.

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Weird and Wacky Sodapop Tasting (Grades 6-8)

Friday, February 14, 2020 - 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM

Soda or pop? Whatever you call it, come taste test some of the strangest flavors out there. For grades 6-8. Program takes place in the Meeting Room. Registration is required and opens Tuesday, January 14.

Drop-In Chess

Saturday, February 15, 2020 - 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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Friends Book Nook

Saturday, February 15, 2020 - 10:30 AM to 4:30 PM

Friends Book Nook 10:30am-4:30pm

Film Showing & Discussion: Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter

Sunday, February 16, 2020 - 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM

Bob Coscarelli, professor emeritus at the College of Lake County, introduces the film Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter (1957) and leads a discussion after the showing. 

 

Rock Hunter (Tony Randall) writes television commercials, and he's hatc...

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