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Cemeteries & Funeral Homes (R)

Genealogy Club

2019-05-29 13:00:00 2019-05-29 15:00:00 America/Chicago Cemeteries & Funeral Homes (R) Lincolnwood Public Library

Wednesday, May 29
1:00pm - 3:00pm

Add to Calendar 2019-05-29 13:00:00 2019-05-29 15:00:00 America/Chicago Cemeteries & Funeral Homes (R) Lincolnwood Public Library

Join us for our new Genealogy Club. Each month we'll discuss a topic of interest and then share tips and tricks for expanding your family history research. Please bring research work and your questions and expertise. We'll provide computers. In May, learn how to find and use funeral home & cemetery records in your genealogy research. We'll also explore the hidden symbolism of motifs on gravestones to learn even more about your ancestors. On June 26, learn about the common genealogical problem "She came from nowhere!" Registration required, no Lincolnwood Library card needed.

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Lincolnwood Public Library

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Phone: (224) 233-1841
Fax: (847) 677-1937

Hours
Mon, Jun 10 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Jun 11 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Jun 12 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Jun 13 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Jun 14 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jun 15 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jun 16 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the library

The Lincolnwood Library mission: 
"Foster lifelong learning and connect the community through our materials, space, events, and expertise."

Upcoming events

Sun, Jun 16, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room AB
Learn about some of the most unique creatures around the world, including a selection of mammals, reptiles, and amphibians. Open to all ages, register for one event only.
This event is full

Sun, Jun 16, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Meeting Room AB
Learn about some of the most unique creatures around the world, including a selection of mammals, reptiles, and amphibians. Open to all ages, register for one event only.
This event is full

Mon, Jun 17, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room C
Nurture your newly walking toddler’s love of books & encourage them to learn numbers, colors, sounds, & new words in this interactive storytime. 12-24 months w/ caregiver; siblings welcome, drop in.

Mon, Jun 17, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Meeting Room C
Explore your love of drawing with other artists during this new club.

Mon, Jun 17, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room A
A six-year-old and her teenage sister escape the Rwandan genocide. This book tells of their search for safety and their hard times in the United States after gaining asylum. Registration required.

Tue, Jun 18, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room C
Nurture your older toddler’s love of stories with this interactive storytime. Learn numbers, letters, colors, and more! 2-3 years old with caregiver; siblings welcome, drop in.

Tue, Jun 18, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room C
Develop literacy and social skills while encouraging a lifelong love of reading with this preschool storytime. 3-5 years old with caregiver; siblings welcome, drop in.

Tue, Jun 18, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room A
Special Board Meeting

Tue, Jun 18, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room C
On Tuesday afternoons, learn and play tabletop strategy games. Learn everything from Sorry to Stratego to Ticket to Ride. Come to one or both sessions! Grades 3-12, drop-in.

Wed, Jun 19, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room AB
Share tips and show off your work with needle-art enthusiasts. Bring your own knitting supplies or use the library's limited supply. Drop-in.

Wed, Jun 19, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Meeting Room C
Having trouble making your camera do what you want it to? Curious how to get your photography to the next level? We have DSLR cameras available to use, or you can bring your own! Drop In.

Wed, Jun 19, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room B
In this follow-up class, we will introduce working with simple formulas and functions to perform calculations. Lincolnwood Library card required for registration. Advanced class 6/29.
This event is full

Thu, Jun 20, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room C
Engage your child’s senses through the sounds and rhythms of language with exciting music, stories, and interacting with different sounds. Birth-5 years old with caregiver; siblings welcome, drop in.

Thu, Jun 20, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room AB
Using audio and visual content we will trace the arc of Simon & Garfunkel's career from their surprise teenybopper hit to folk rock classics to majestic ballads. Registration required.

Thu, Jun 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room C
Join us for an afternoon storytime! Suggested for up to age 5 with caregiver, but all are welcome, drop in!  Each session ends with a half-hour of play and social time.

Fri, Jun 21, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room C
Engage your baby’s senses through the sounds and rhythms of language with stories and music in this lapsit storytime. Birth through 12 months with caregiver; siblings welcome, drop in.  

Fri, Jun 21, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room C
Nurture your older toddler’s love of stories with this interactive storytime. Learn numbers, letters, colors, and more! 2-3 years old with caregiver; siblings welcome, drop in.

Fri, Jun 21, 1:00pm - 3:15pm
Meeting Room AB
Dick Cheney, an unassuming bureaucratic Washington insider, quietly wielded immense power as Vice President to George W. Bush, reshaping the country and the globe. R, 2h12min.

Fri, Jun 21, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Meeting Room AB
Run, marbles, run! Use recyclables to create an epic downhill maze for a marble to zip through. See if your marble makes it to the ground before anyone else's! Caregivers required. Grades K-2.
This event is full

Sat, Jun 22, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Meeting Room AB
Enjoy Ralph Breaks the Internet with the whole family at the library. We welcome families of all abilities to enjoy the movie in a sensory-friendly way or using our typical setup. PG, 1h57min.Drop in.

Mon, Jun 24, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room C
Nurture your newly walking toddler’s love of books & encourage them to learn numbers, colors, sounds, & new words in this interactive storytime. 12-24 months w/ caregiver; siblings welcome, drop in.

Mon, Jun 24, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room AB
Join members of the community in a conversation with 16th District Representative State Congressman Yehiel M. Kalish.

Mon, Jun 24, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Meeting Room C
The library board, the district’s governing authority, meets monthly to make decisions about library services, policies, finances, and related business.

Tue, Jun 25, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room C
Nurture your older toddler’s love of stories with this interactive storytime. Learn numbers, letters, colors, and more! 2-3 years old with caregiver; siblings welcome, drop in.

Tue, Jun 25, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room C
Develop literacy and social skills while encouraging a lifelong love of reading with this preschool storytime. 3-5 years old with caregiver; siblings welcome, drop in.

Tue, Jun 25, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room C
On Tuesday afternoons, learn and play tabletop strategy games. Learn everything from Sorry to Stratego to Ticket to Ride. Come to one or both sessions! Grades 3-12, drop-in.

Wed, Jun 26, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room C
Infants through preschoolers make music and move with their grown-ups, friends, and neighbors. Suggested for up to age 5 with caregiver, but all are welcome. Drop in.

Wed, Jun 26, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room AB
Share tips and show off your work with needle-art enthusiasts. Bring your own knitting supplies or use the library's limited supply. Drop-in.

Wed, Jun 26, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room B
This month, we'll explore the solution to a difficult genealogical problem of finding information on a female ancestor who seemingly came from nowhere. Registration required.

Wed, Jun 26, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Meeting Room C
Having trouble making your camera do what you want it to? Curious how to get your photography to the next level? We have DSLR cameras available to use, or you can bring your own! Drop In.

Thu, Jun 27, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room AB
Engage your child’s senses through the sounds and rhythms of language with exciting music, stories, and interacting with different sounds. Birth-5 years old with caregiver; siblings welcome, drop in.

Thu, Jun 27, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room C
A representative from CJE SeniorLife is available for drop-in help with government benefits, health care, and Social Security.

Thu, Jun 27, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room C
Join us for an afternoon storytime! Suggested for up to age 5 with caregiver, but all are welcome, drop in!  Each session ends with a half-hour of play and social time.

Thu, Jun 27, 6:00pm - 8:45pm
Meeting Room AB
Register for the summer session! A free class for adults who want to improve English speaking, reading, and writing skills. Sponsored by Oakton Community College.

Fri, Jun 28, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room C
Engage your baby’s senses through the sounds and rhythms of language with stories and music in this lapsit storytime. Birth through 12 months with caregiver; siblings welcome, drop in.  

Fri, Jun 28, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room C
Nurture your older toddler’s love of stories with this interactive storytime. Learn numbers, letters, colors, and more! 2-3 years old with caregiver; siblings welcome, drop in.

Fri, Jun 28, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room AB
A woman in Harlem embraces her pregnancy while she and her family struggle to prove her fiance innocent of a crime. R, 1h59min.

Fri, Jun 28, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Meeting Room AB
Run, marbles, run! Use recyclables to create an epic downhill maze for a marble to zip through. See if your marble makes it to the ground before anyone else's! Grades 3-5, registration required.

Fri, Jun 28, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Over the past year, Photo & Media Club photographers explored new equipment, subjects, & editing software. With music, wine, & cheese, join us as we celebrate their projected & printed portfolios.

Sat, Jun 29, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Meeting Room B
Learn about charts, tables, pivots, conditional formatting, and other data-related Excel tools. Lincolnwood Library card required for registration.
This event is full

Mon, Jul 01, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room C
Nurture your newly walking toddler’s love of books & encourage them to learn numbers, colors, sounds, & new words in this interactive storytime. 12-24 months (walkers only) with caregiver, drop in.

Tue, Jul 02, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room C
Nurture your older toddler’s love of stories & rhymes with this interactive storytime. Learn numbers, letters, colors & more. 2-3 years with caregiver, drop in.

Tue, Jul 02, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room C
Develop literacy and social skills while encouraging a lifelong love of reading with this interactive storytime. 3-5 years with caregiver, drop in.

Tue, Jul 02, 6:00pm - 8:45pm
Meeting Room AB
A free class for adults who want to improve English speaking, reading, and writing skills. Sponsored by Oakton Community College.

Wed, Jul 03, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room AB
Share tips and show off your work with needle-art enthusiasts. Bring your own knitting supplies or use the library’s limited supply.

Wed, Jul 03, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Meeting Room C
Having trouble making your camera do what you want it to? Curious how to get your photography to the next level? We have DSLR cameras available to use, or you can bring your own!

Wed, Jul 03, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room A
Whether you're writing for fun or to be published someday, foster your creativity with likeminded authors in this monthly group. Registration required, no Lincolnwood Library card needed.

Fri, Jul 05, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room C
Engage your baby’s senses with the sound & rhythms of language through stories & music in this lapsit storytime. Birth- 12 months (non-walkers); drop in.

Fri, Jul 05, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room C
Nurture your older toddler’s love of stories & rhymes with this interactive storytime. Learn numbers, letters, colors & more. 2-3 years with caregiver, drop in.

Fri, Jul 05, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room A
In early 18th century England, a frail Queen Anne occupies the throne and her close friend, Lady Sarah, governs the country in her stead. R | 1hr 59min

Sat, Jul 06, 11:00am - 11:30am
Join us for a special storytime at Lincolnwood Town Center! Suggested for up to age 5 with caregiver, but all are welcome, drop in!

Sat, Jul 06, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room C
Make a take-home toy with your little one; click event title for more details. Ages 6 months – 5 years with caregiver, registration required; no Lincolnwood Library card needed.

Sun, Jul 07, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room C
Join The Quilted Classroom for a family storytime open to all, with a focus on those with special needs. ASL interpretation available. Minimum age 3 with caregiver, drop-in.

Mon, Jul 08, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room C
Nurture your newly walking toddler’s love of books & encourage them to learn numbers, colors, sounds, & new words in this interactive storytime. 12-24 months (walkers only) with caregiver, drop in.

Mon, Jul 08, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Meeting Room AB
Build 3 kinds of houses & after each house is assembled, the Big Bad Wolf will try to blow each one down! Registration required, entering grades K-2 with caregiver, no Lincolnwood Library card needed.

Tue, Jul 09, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room C
Nurture your older toddler’s love of stories & rhymes with this interactive storytime. Learn numbers, letters, colors & more. 2-3 years with caregiver, drop in.

Tue, Jul 09, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room C
Develop literacy and social skills while encouraging a lifelong love of reading with this interactive storytime. 3-5 years with caregiver, drop in.

Tue, Jul 09, 6:00pm - 8:45pm
Meeting Room AB
A free class for adults who want to improve English speaking, reading, and writing skills. Sponsored by Oakton Community College.

Wed, Jul 10, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room AB
Share tips and show off your work with needle-art enthusiasts. Bring your own knitting supplies or use the library’s limited supply.

Wed, Jul 10, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room C
Learn & play tabletop strategy games with other board game enthusiasts. No experience necessary; drop in.

Wed, Jul 10, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Meeting Room C
Having trouble making your camera do what you want it to? Curious how to get your photography to the next level? We have DSLR cameras available to use, or you can bring your own!

Thu, Jul 11, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room AB
Features storytime & music with the popular musical storytime group The Lucky Trikes. Birth-6 years with caregiver, drop in.

Thu, Jul 11, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room C
Join us for an afternoon storytime good for all ages. Birth-6 years with caregiver, drop in.

Thu, Jul 11, 6:00pm - 8:45pm
Meeting Room AB
A free class for adults who want to improve English speaking, reading, and writing skills. Sponsored by Oakton Community College.

Fri, Jul 12, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room C
Engage your baby’s senses with the sound & rhythms of language through stories & music in this lapsit storytime. Birth- 12 months (non-walkers); drop in.

Fri, Jul 12, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room C
Nurture your older toddler’s love of stories & rhymes with this interactive storytime. Learn numbers, letters, colors & more. 2-3 years with caregiver, drop in.

Fri, Jul 12, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room A
A musician helps a young singer find fame as age and alcoholism send his own career into a downward spiral. R | 2hr 16min

Fri, Jul 12, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Meeting Room C
Celebrate Season 3 of Stranger Things by solving riddles, puzzles, and clues to escape in thirty minutes or less. Entering grades 6-12, registration required; no Lincolnwood library card needed (R).

Fri, Jul 12, 4:15pm - 4:45pm
Meeting Room C
Celebrate Season 3 of Stranger Things by solving riddles, puzzles, and clues to escape in thirty minutes or less. Entering grades 6-12, registration required; no Lincolnwood library card needed (R).

Fri, Jul 12, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Meeting Room C
Celebrate Season 3 of Stranger Things by solving riddles, puzzles, and clues to escape in thirty minutes or less. Entering grades 6-12, registration required; no Lincolnwood library card needed (R).

Sat, Jul 13, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room C
Arrange, stack, and build using the library’s supply of Lego bricks. Entering grades K-2, caregiver must remain in building; registration required; no Lincolnwood Library card needed.

Sun, Jul 14, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Meeting Room AB
A regular meeting of parents & their little ones, including a presentation from the Allied Learning Institute. Registration required; no Lincolnwood library card needed (R).

Mon, Jul 15, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room C
Nurture your newly walking toddler’s love of books & encourage them to learn numbers, colors, sounds, & new words in this interactive storytime. 12-24 months (walkers only) with caregiver, drop in.

Mon, Jul 15, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room C
Explore the world of music creation while recording and sequencing drums, synthesizers, and arcade sounds into a song. Entering grades 3-8, registration required; no Lincolnwood Library card needed.

Mon, Jul 15, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room B
Discover how to convert 35mm slides, photos, VHS and Hi8 tapes, 8mm film and vinyl records from analog to digital formats using the library’s Digital Media Lab equipment.

Mon, Jul 15, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room A
In a narrative as mysterious as memory itself – at once both shadowed and luminous – Warlight is a vivid, thrilling novel of violence and love, intrigue and desire. Registration required.

Tue, Jul 16, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room C
Nurture your older toddler’s love of stories & rhymes with this interactive storytime. Learn numbers, letters, colors & more. 2-3 years with caregiver, drop in.

Tue, Jul 16, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room C
Develop literacy and social skills while encouraging a lifelong love of reading with this interactive storytime. 3-5 years with caregiver, drop in.

Tue, Jul 16, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room B
Join professional artist Dana Bloede to learn about painting portraits.This is a program for adults (18+) only. Registration required with Lincolnwood Library card.

Tue, Jul 16, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room C
A kids’ book group that combines fantastic stories with delicious snacks. Click event title to place a hold on the book. Entering grades 3-8, registration required; no Lincolnwood Library card needed.

Tue, Jul 16, 6:00pm - 8:45pm
Meeting Room AB
A free class for adults who want to improve English speaking, reading, and writing skills. Sponsored by Oakton Community College.

Wed, Jul 17, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room AB
Share tips and show off your work with needle-art enthusiasts. Bring your own knitting supplies or use the library’s limited supply.

Wed, Jul 17, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room C
Join us for an hour of stories and games that will help you and your child get ready for kindergarten. Ages 4–6, registration required; no Lincolnwood Library card needed.

Wed, Jul 17, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room C
Learn & play tabletop strategy games with other board game enthusiasts. No experience necessary; drop in.

Wed, Jul 17, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Meeting Room C
Having trouble making your camera do what you want it to? Curious how to get your photography to the next level? We have DSLR cameras available to use, or you can bring your own!

Thu, Jul 18, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room AB
Features storytime & music with the popular musical storytime group The Lucky Trikes. Birth-6 years with caregiver, drop in.

Thu, Jul 18, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room C
Join us for an afternoon storytime good for all ages. Birth-6 years with caregiver, drop in.

Thu, Jul 18, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room C
Create something unique, useful, and environmentally friendly using recycled materials! Entering grades 3-8, registration required; no Lincolnwood Library card needed.

Thu, Jul 18, 6:00pm - 8:45pm
Meeting Room AB
A free class for adults who want to improve English speaking, reading, and writing skills. Sponsored by Oakton Community College.

Fri, Jul 19, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room C
Engage your baby’s senses with the sound & rhythms of language through stories & music in this lapsit storytime. Birth- 12 months (non-walkers); drop in.

Fri, Jul 19, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room AB
Wendy & DB’s original songs encourage children to use their imaginations while singing, wiggling, jumping, & dancing. Registration required; no Lincolnwood Library card needed (R).

Fri, Jul 19, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Meeting Room C
Bring a character from a previous meet-up session and get ready to roll some dice in a short adventure campaign. Entering grades 6-12, registration required; no Lincolnwood Library card needed.

Fri, Jul 19, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room A
A victim of a brutal attack finds a unique and beautiful therapeutic outlet to help him through his recovery process. PG-13 | 1hr 56min

Sat, Jul 20, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Meeting Room AB
Teen Miles Morales becomes Spider-Man of his reality, crossing his path with five counterparts from other dimensions to stop a threat for all realities. PG, 1h56min; drop in.

Sun, Jul 21, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room A
Room Reservation

Mon, Jul 22, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room C
Nurture your newly walking toddler’s love of books & encourage them to learn numbers, colors, sounds, & new words in this interactive storytime. 12-24 months (walkers only) with caregiver, drop in.

Mon, Jul 22, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room C
Learn the ins & outs of pet care as well as special tips & tricks from a seasoned pet sitter! Entering grades 3-8; registration required, no Lincolnwood Library card needed.

Mon, Jul 22, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Meeting Room A
The library board, the district’s governing authority, meets monthly to make decisions about library services, policies, finances, and related business.

Tue, Jul 23, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room C
Nurture your older toddler’s love of stories & rhymes with this interactive storytime. Learn numbers, letters, colors & more. 2-3 years with caregiver, drop in.

Tue, Jul 23, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room C
Develop literacy and social skills while encouraging a lifelong love of reading with this interactive storytime. 3-5 years with caregiver, drop in.

Tue, Jul 23, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Meeting Room C
Celebrate Shark Week with a library shark party! Entering grades K-2, caregiver must remain in building; registration required; no Lincolnwood Library card needed.

Tue, Jul 23, 6:00pm - 8:45pm
Meeting Room AB
A free class for adults who want to improve English speaking, reading, and writing skills. Sponsored by Oakton Community College.

Wed, Jul 24, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room AB
Share tips and show off your work with needle-art enthusiasts. Bring your own knitting supplies or use the library’s limited supply.

Wed, Jul 24, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room C
Learn & play tabletop strategy games with other board game enthusiasts. No experience necessary; drop in.

Wed, Jul 24, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Meeting Room C
Having trouble making your camera do what you want it to? Curious how to get your photography to the next level? We have DSLR cameras available to use, or you can bring your own!

Thu, Jul 25, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room AB
Features storytime & music with the popular musical storytime group The Lucky Trikes. Birth-6 years with caregiver, drop in.

Thu, Jul 25, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Study Room 1
A representative from CJE SeniorLife is available for drop-in help with government benefits, health care, and Social Security. Drop-in

Thu, Jul 25, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room C
Join us for an afternoon storytime good for all ages. Birth-6 years with caregiver, drop in.

Thu, Jul 25, 6:00pm - 8:45pm
Meeting Room AB
A free class for adults who want to improve English speaking, reading, and writing skills. Sponsored by Oakton Community College.

Fri, Jul 26, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room C
Engage your baby’s senses with the sound & rhythms of language through stories & music in this lapsit storytime. Birth- 12 months (non-walkers); drop in.

Fri, Jul 26, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room C
Nurture your older toddler’s love of stories & rhymes with this interactive storytime. Learn numbers, letters, colors & more. 2-3 years with caregiver, drop in.

Fri, Jul 26, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room A
A true crime film about a crew of retired crooks who pull off a major heist in London's jewelry district. R | 1hr 48min

Sat, Jul 27, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Meeting Room B
Learn to write your own custom formulas from rounding to advanced math, combining and formatting text, & functions like if, index, match, & more. Registration required with Lincolnwood Library card.

Sun, Jul 28, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room AB
Prepare yourself for ballads that'll break your heart, and fiddle/banjo breakdowns that will drive you to dance. Registration required, no Lincolnwood Library card needed.

Mon, Jul 29, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room C
Nurture your newly walking toddler’s love of books & encourage them to learn numbers, colors, sounds, & new words in this interactive storytime. 12-24 months (walkers only) with caregiver, drop in.

Mon, Jul 29, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room AB
Celebrate the magical world of Harry Potter! Get sorted, attend Hogwarts, & more. Cosplay encouraged! Entering grades 3-8; registration required, no Lincolnwood Library card needed.

Tue, Jul 30, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room C
Nurture your older toddler’s love of stories & rhymes with this interactive storytime. Learn numbers, letters, colors & more. 2-3 years with caregiver, drop in.

Tue, Jul 30, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room C
Develop literacy and social skills while encouraging a lifelong love of reading with this interactive storytime. 3-5 years with caregiver, drop in.

Tue, Jul 30, 6:00pm - 8:45pm
Meeting Room AB
A free class for adults who want to improve English speaking, reading, and writing skills. Sponsored by Oakton Community College.

Wed, Jul 31, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room AB
Share tips and show off your work with needle-art enthusiasts. Bring your own knitting supplies or use the library’s limited supply.

Wed, Jul 31, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Meeting Room B
Get help from our tech expert and your fellow genealogists on resources like Ancestry: Library Edition and our new resource Heritage Quest! Registration required, no Lincolnwood Library card needed.

Wed, Jul 31, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room C
Dive into the increasingly popular world of podcasting. Learn how to plan, record, and edit your own podcast! Entering grades 3-8, registration required; no Lincolnwood Library card needed.

Wed, Jul 31, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Meeting Room C
Having trouble making your camera do what you want it to? Curious how to get your photography to the next level? We have DSLR cameras available to use, or you can bring your own!

Wed, Jul 31, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room AB
Historian Jim Gibbons discusses JFK’s space goal & how it was fulfilled in 1969 by the Apollo 11 moon landing of Neil Armstrong & Buzz Aldrin. Registration required no Lincolnwood Library card needed.

Thu, Aug 01, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room AB
Features storytime & music with the popular musical storytime group The Lucky Trikes. Birth-6 years with caregiver, drop in.

Thu, Aug 01, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room C
Join us for an afternoon storytime good for all ages. Birth-6 years with caregiver, drop in.

Thu, Aug 01, 6:00pm - 8:45pm
Meeting Room AB
A free class for adults who want to improve English speaking, reading, and writing skills. Sponsored by Oakton Community College.

Fri, Aug 02, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room C
Engage your baby’s senses with the sound & rhythms of language through stories & music in this lapsit storytime. Birth- 12 months (non-walkers); drop in.

Fri, Aug 02, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room C
Nurture your older toddler’s love of stories & rhymes with this interactive storytime. Learn numbers, letters, colors & more. 2-3 years with caregiver, drop in.

Fri, Aug 02, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room A
A 90-year-old horticulturist and Korean War veteran turns drug mule for a Mexican cartel. R | 1hr 56min

Fri, Aug 02, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room C
Make creative, unique, & delicious foods with different & specific challenges using our library’s newest database, Creativebug. Entering grades 3-8, registration required, no library card needed.

Sat, Aug 03, 11:00am - 11:30am
Join us for a special storytime at Lincolnwood Town Center! Suggested for up to age 5 with caregiver, but all are welcome, drop in!

Sat, Aug 03, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room C
Make a take-home toy with your little one; click event title for more details. Ages 6 months – 5 years with caregiver, registration required; no Lincolnwood Library card needed.

Sun, Aug 04, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Meeting Room AB
China & the US are the world's two largest economies & they spend more on their militaries, foreign aid, & assistance than any other country. Registration required, no Lincolnwood Library card needed.

Mon, Aug 05, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room C
Nurture your newly walking toddler’s love of books & encourage them to learn numbers, colors, sounds, & new words in this interactive storytime. 12-24 months (walkers only) with caregiver, drop in.

Tue, Aug 06, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room C
Nurture your older toddler’s love of stories & rhymes with this interactive storytime. Learn numbers, letters, colors & more. 2-3 years with caregiver, drop in.

Tue, Aug 06, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room C
Develop literacy and social skills while encouraging a lifelong love of reading with this interactive storytime. 3-5 years with caregiver, drop in.

Tue, Aug 06, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Explore the world of Fortnite in real life; Proesel Park will be our stage - click event title for meeting location. Entering grades 3-8; registration required, no Lincolnwood Library card needed.

Tue, Aug 06, 6:00pm - 8:45pm
Meeting Room AB
A free class for adults who want to improve English speaking, reading, and writing skills. Sponsored by Oakton Community College.

Wed, Aug 07, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room AB
Share tips and show off your work with needle-art enthusiasts. Bring your own knitting supplies or use the library’s limited supply.

Wed, Aug 07, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room C
Dive into the increasingly popular world of podcasting. Learn how to plan, record, and edit your own podcast! Entering grades 3-8, registration required; no Lincolnwood Library card needed.

Wed, Aug 07, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Meeting Room C
Having trouble making your camera do what you want it to? Curious how to get your photography to the next level? We have DSLR cameras available to use, or you can bring your own!

Wed, Aug 07, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room A
Whether you're writing for fun or to be published someday, foster your creativity with likeminded authors in this monthly group. Registration required, no Lincolnwood Library card needed.

Thu, Aug 08, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room AB
Features storytime & music with the popular musical storytime group The Lucky Trikes. Birth-6 years with caregiver, drop in.

Thu, Aug 08, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room C
Join us for an afternoon storytime good for all ages. Birth-6 years with caregiver, drop in.

Thu, Aug 08, 6:00pm - 8:45pm
Meeting Room AB
A free class for adults who want to improve English speaking, reading, and writing skills. Sponsored by Oakton Community College.

Fri, Aug 09, All day
The library will be closed today. Please visit lincolnwoodlibrary.org to access your favorite online resources 24/7!

Sat, Aug 10, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room C
Join The Quilted Classroom for a family storytime open to all, with a focus on those with special needs. ASL interpretation available. Minimum age 3 with caregiver, drop-in.

Sat, Aug 10, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room C
Arrange, stack, and build using the library’s supply of Lego bricks. Entering grades K-2, caregiver must remain in building; registration required; no Lincolnwood Library card needed.

Sat, Aug 10, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Meeting Room A
Tired of overpriced cable TV service? Discover new entertainment options like Netflix, Hulu, and more. Registration required, no Lincolnwood Library card needed.

Sun, Aug 11, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room C
Make your own shark puppet with professional puppet maker Stephanie Lupu. Entering grades K-2, registration required; no Lincolnwood Library card needed.

Mon, Aug 12, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room C
Nurture your newly walking toddler’s love of books & encourage them to learn numbers, colors, sounds, & new words in this interactive storytime. 12-24 months (walkers only) with caregiver, drop in.

Mon, Aug 12, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room AB
A tale inspired by the first wife of Albert Einstein follows the experiences of a physics student at an elite late-19th-century school in Zurich, where she falls in love with a fellow student. Dropin.

Mon, Aug 12, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Squish & smush your way to the benefits of messy play. Click title for program’s offsite location. Ages 2-5 years old with caregiver, registration required, no Lincolnwood Library card required.

Tue, Aug 13, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room C
Nurture your older toddler’s love of stories & rhymes with this interactive storytime. Learn numbers, letters, colors & more. 2-3 years with caregiver, drop in.

Tue, Aug 13, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room C
Develop literacy and social skills while encouraging a lifelong love of reading with this interactive storytime. 3-5 years with caregiver, drop in.

Tue, Aug 13, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room C
A kids’ book group that combines fantastic stories with delicious snacks. Click event title to place a hold on the book. Entering grades 3-8, registration required; no Lincolnwood Library card needed.

Tue, Aug 13, 6:00pm - 8:45pm
Meeting Room AB
A free class for adults who want to improve English speaking, reading, and writing skills. Sponsored by Oakton Community College.

Wed, Aug 14, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room AB
Share tips and show off your work with needle-art enthusiasts. Bring your own knitting supplies or use the library’s limited supply.

Wed, Aug 14, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room C
Dive into the increasingly popular world of podcasting. Learn how to plan, record, and edit your own podcast! Entering grades 3-8, registration required; no Lincolnwood Library card needed.

Wed, Aug 14, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Meeting Room C
Having trouble making your camera do what you want it to? Curious how to get your photography to the next level? We have DSLR cameras available to use, or you can bring your own!

Wed, Aug 14, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room AB
The Industrial Revolution in Chicago contributed many things to the American experience from the skyscraper to the serial killer! Registration required, no Lincolnwood Library card needed.

Thu, Aug 15, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room C
Features storytime & music with the popular musical storytime group The Lucky Trikes. Birth-6 years with caregiver, drop in.

Thu, Aug 15, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room AB
Discover new ideas & tips for preparing meals for a few friends or just yourself. We will also share stories of our own culinary traditions. Registration required, no Lincolnwood Library card needed.

Thu, Aug 15, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room C
Join us for an afternoon storytime good for all ages. Birth-6 years with caregiver, drop in.

Thu, Aug 15, 6:00pm - 8:45pm
Meeting Room AB
A free class for adults who want to improve English speaking, reading, and writing skills. Sponsored by Oakton Community College.

Fri, Aug 16, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room C
Engage your baby’s senses with the sound & rhythms of language through stories & music in this lapsit storytime. Birth- 12 months (non-walkers); drop in.

Fri, Aug 16, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room C
Nurture your older toddler’s love of stories & rhymes with this interactive storytime. Learn numbers, letters, colors & more. 2-3 years with caregiver, drop in.

Fri, Aug 16, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room A
Laurel & Hardy, the world's most famous comedy duo, attempt to reignite their film careers as they embark on what becomes their swan song: a grueling theatre tour of post-war Britain. PG | 1hr 38min

Fri, Aug 16, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room AB
Celebrate the newest in everyone’s favorite graphic novel series Dog Man with games, crafts, treats, and more! Registration required, entering grades K–5; no Lincolnwood Library card needed.

Sat, Aug 17, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Meeting Room B
Learn about online threats and discover how to secure your personal technology. Registration required, Lincolnwood Library card needed.

Sun, Aug 18, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Meeting Room AB
A regular meeting of parents & their little ones, including a presentation from the Allied Learning Institute. Registration required; no Lincolnwood library card needed (R).

Sun, Aug 18, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Room Reservation

Mon, Aug 19, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room C
Nurture your newly walking toddler’s love of books & encourage them to learn numbers, colors, sounds, & new words in this interactive storytime. 12-24 months (walkers only) with caregiver, drop in.

Mon, Aug 19, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room B
In Smarsh’s turbulent childhood, the forces of poverty and the country’s changing economic policies solidified her family among the poor. Registration required, no Lincolnwood Library card needed.

Tue, Aug 20, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room C
Nurture your older toddler’s love of stories & rhymes with this interactive storytime. Learn numbers, letters, colors & more. 2-3 years with caregiver, drop in.

Tue, Aug 20, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room C
Develop literacy and social skills while encouraging a lifelong love of reading with this interactive storytime. 3-5 years with caregiver, drop in.

Tue, Aug 20, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room AB
A panel of teens share insight by answering your questions. Click event title for more info on question submissions. Entering grades 6-12, registration required; no Lincolnwood Library card needed.

Tue, Aug 20, 6:00pm - 8:45pm
Meeting Room AB
A free class for adults who want to improve English speaking, reading, and writing skills. Sponsored by Oakton Community College.

Wed, Aug 21, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room AB
Share tips and show off your work with needle-art enthusiasts. Bring your own knitting supplies or use the library’s limited supply.

Wed, Aug 21, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Meeting Room AB
Nurture your creativity with the library’s newest online resource, free with your Lincolnwood library card. Registration required with Lincolnwood Library card.

Wed, Aug 21, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Meeting Room C
Having trouble making your camera do what you want it to? Curious how to get your photography to the next level? We have DSLR cameras available to use, or you can bring your own!

Wed, Aug 21, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room B
Explore one of the best sites for photos, from setting up an account to uploading and creating customized products. Registration required with Lincolnwood Library card.

Thu, Aug 22, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room AB
Features storytime & music with the popular musical storytime group The Lucky Trikes. Birth-6 years with caregiver, drop in.

Thu, Aug 22, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Study Room 1
A representative from CJE SeniorLife is available for drop-in help with government benefits, health care, and Social Security. Drop-in

Thu, Aug 22, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room C
Join us for an afternoon storytime good for all ages. Birth-6 years with caregiver, drop in.

Thu, Aug 22, 6:00pm - 8:45pm
Meeting Room AB
A free class for adults who want to improve English speaking, reading, and writing skills. Sponsored by Oakton Community College.

Fri, Aug 23, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room C
Engage your baby’s senses with the sound & rhythms of language through stories & music in this lapsit storytime. Birth- 12 months (non-walkers); drop in.

Fri, Aug 23, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room C
Nurture your older toddler’s love of stories & rhymes with this interactive storytime. Learn numbers, letters, colors & more. 2-3 years with caregiver, drop in.

Fri, Aug 23, 1:00pm - 3:30pm
Meeting Room A
Mary Stuart's attempt to overthrow her cousin Elizabeth I, Queen of England, finds her condemned to years of imprisonment before facing execution. R | 2hr 4 minutes

Sat, Aug 24, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Meeting Room AB
A young elephant, whose oversized ears enable him to fly, helps save a struggling circus, but when the circus plans a new venture, Dumbo and his friends discover dark secrets. PG, 1h52min; drop in.

Mon, Aug 26, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room C
Nurture your newly walking toddler’s love of books & encourage them to learn numbers, colors, sounds, & new words in this interactive storytime. 12-24 months (walkers only) with caregiver, drop in.

Mon, Aug 26, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Meeting Room A
The library board, the district’s governing authority, meets monthly to make decisions about library services, policies, finances, and related business.

Tue, Aug 27, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room C
Nurture your older toddler’s love of stories & rhymes with this interactive storytime. Learn numbers, letters, colors & more. 2-3 years with caregiver, drop in.

Tue, Aug 27, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room C
Develop literacy and social skills while encouraging a lifelong love of reading with this interactive storytime. 3-5 years with caregiver, drop in.

Wed, Aug 28, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room AB
Share tips and show off your work with needle-art enthusiasts. Bring your own knitting supplies or use the library’s limited supply.

Wed, Aug 28, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room B
Discuss how to organize piles of old records, family photos, and other documents that create clutter. Digitization will also be discussed. Registration required, no Lincolnwood Library card needed.

Wed, Aug 28, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room C
Relax with proven art therapy exercises that will also help you express your creativity. Entering grades 6-12, registration required; no Lincolnwood Library card needed.

Wed, Aug 28, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Meeting Room C
Having trouble making your camera do what you want it to? Curious how to get your photography to the next level? We have DSLR cameras available to use, or you can bring your own!

Thu, Aug 29, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room AB
Features storytime & music with the popular musical storytime group The Lucky Trikes. Birth-6 years with caregiver, drop in.

Thu, Aug 29, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room C
Join us for an afternoon storytime good for all ages. Birth-6 years with caregiver, drop in.

Fri, Aug 30, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room C
Engage your baby’s senses with the sound & rhythms of language through stories & music in this lapsit storytime. Birth- 12 months (non-walkers); drop in.

Fri, Aug 30, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Meeting Room C
Nurture your older toddler’s love of stories & rhymes with this interactive storytime. Learn numbers, letters, colors & more. 2-3 years with caregiver, drop in.

Fri, Aug 30, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room A
A look at the life of painter Vincent van Gogh during the time he lived in Arles and Auvers-sur-Oise, France. PG-13 | 1hr 51min

Sat, Aug 31, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room B
Learn how to maintain your digital privacy. Taught by former corporate Chief Information Officer and Lincolnwood resident Dave Tainer. Registration required, no Lincolnwood Library card needed.

Sun, Sep 01, All day
The library will be closed today. Please visit lincolnwoodlibrary.org to access your favorite online resources 24/7!

Mon, Sep 02, All day
The library will be closed today. Please visit lincolnwoodlibrary.org to access your favorite online resources 24/7!