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Virtual (Live): Forgotten Chicago Presents:

Chicagoland Presidential and First Lady Sites (Zoom)

2020-10-21 19:00:00 2020-10-21 20:30:00 America/Chicago Virtual (Live): Forgotten Chicago Presents: We will explore historic presidential sites, including little known sites and buildings related to the Lincoln family, the Reagans, Betty Ford, Hillary Rodham Clinton, and Michelle and Barack Obama. Lincolnwood Public Library -

Wednesday, October 21
7:00pm - 8:30pm

Add to Calendar 2020-10-21 19:00:00 2020-10-21 20:30:00 America/Chicago Virtual (Live): Forgotten Chicago Presents: We will explore historic presidential sites, including little known sites and buildings related to the Lincoln family, the Reagans, Betty Ford, Hillary Rodham Clinton, and Michelle and Barack Obama. Lincolnwood Public Library -

We will explore historic presidential sites, including little known sites and buildings related to the Lincoln family, the Reagans, Betty Ford, Hillary Rodham Clinton, and Michelle and Barack Obama.

Chicago has had enormous influence in shaping presidents and their spouses. We will explore historic presidential sites, including little known sites and buildings related to the Lincoln family, the Reagans, Betty Ford, Hillary Rodham Clinton, and Michelle and Barack Obama.

This program is being offered using Zoom, a virtual presentation/conferencing software. Please include your email address to receive instructions on how to join the Zoom event.

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Classes & Presentations |

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Lincolnwood Public Library

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

Hours
Mon, Sep 26 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Sep 27 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Sep 28 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Sep 29 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Sep 30 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Oct 01 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Oct 02 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the branch

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

Upcoming Events

Sun, Sep 25, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Take apart old technology to see how it works and explore the inner workings of everyday items.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Sep 26, 9:30am - 10:00am
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Read stories, rhyme, and play with this storytime specifically for newborn to 18 months!

Mon, Sep 26, 10:30am - 11:00am
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room C
Read stories, rhyme, and play with this storytime specifically for toddlers and their caregivers.

Mon, Sep 26, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Join us in the month of September for movies that explore the perspective of the working class.

Mon, Sep 26, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Play Vintage Nintendo NES, Nintendo 64, and SEGA Genesis Mini games and compete in tournaments to win prizes.

Tue, Sep 27, 10:00am - 11:00am
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Kids ages 3-6 (and their caregivers) are invited to join us to explore a different topic through new books, songs, games, and extension activities each week.

Wed, Sep 28, 9:30am - 10:30am
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Sing and dance along with a weekly storytime performance by Michael’s Music Machine. Space is limited.

Wed, Sep 28, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Lincolnwood Public Library - 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, Sep 28, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Enjoy a cup of tea and join two Village of Lincolnwood Trustees for an informal talk about Lincolnwood.

Thu, Sep 29, 10:30am - 11:15am
Drake Park
Bring your chairs and blankets for a playdate in the park! Families with children are invited to meet us in Drake Park for stories and activities in September.

Thu, Sep 29, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Bring your iPhone and iPad and meet fellow Apple users while learning how to do more with your devices.

Thu, Sep 29, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Lincolnwood Public Library
Chicagoan and author Sanchez joins us to talk about her new memoir for adults, Crying in the Bathroom. Presented in partnership with multiple Illinois libraries.
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Fri, Sep 30, 10:30am - 11:15am
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Begin the day with a new creative activity for the whole family every week for children ages birth–5 with caregivers. Activities include art, movement, STEAM, and stories!
This event is full

Mon, Oct 03, 9:30am - 10:00am
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Read stories, rhyme, and play with this storytime specifically for newborn to 18 months!

Mon, Oct 03, 10:30am - 11:00am
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room C
Read stories, rhyme, and play with this storytime specifically for toddlers and their caregivers.

Mon, Oct 03, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room A
This month we will be reading The Murder of Roger Ackroyd by Agatha Christie.

Mon, Oct 03, 1:00pm - 2:45pm
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Join us in the month of October for some spooky scary films and television series.

Mon, Oct 03, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Learn different techniques to make paper airplanes and other paper flyers and then test them out to see how far they can fly!

Mon, Oct 03, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Identity theft and unemployment fraud are on the rise. A few simple steps will help protect you. Presented by Jeannie Dilger of Arranging Time.

Tue, Oct 04, 10:00am - 11:00am
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Kids ages 3-6 (and their caregivers) are invited to join us to explore a different topic through new books, songs, games, and extension activities each week.

Wed, Oct 05, 9:30am - 10:30am
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Sing and dance along with a weekly storytime performance by Michael’s Music Machine. Space is limited.

Wed, Oct 05, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Lincolnwood Public Library - 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, Oct 05, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Whether you're writing for fun or to publish someday, use your creativity with likeminded authors in this monthly group. Bring in your work to be read and get feedback. Ages high school and up.

Thu, Oct 06, 10:00am - 10:30am
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Kids of all ages (and their caregivers) are invited to join us to explore a different topic through new books, songs, and rhymes each week. Topics will be posted on our website calendar.

Thu, Oct 06, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Back to school can be stressful. De-stress with our homemade Bath Bombs craft. Self-care and mental health resources will also be provided.

Fri, Oct 07, 10:30am - 11:15am
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Begin the day with a new creative activity for the whole family every week for children ages birth–5 with caregivers. Activities include art, movement, STEAM, and stories!
This event is full

Sat, Oct 08, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Create your own Lego or Duplo masterpiece with the help of staff or caregiver.

Sun, Oct 09, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Parking Lot - Paver Lot
Race RC cars with your pit crew (your friends) on an exciting, custom track in the library with Mobile Room Escape. Be in control of a fully electric RC vehicle as it reaches speeds of 20 MPH+.

Canceled
Mon, Oct 10, 9:30am - 10:00am
Lincolnwood Public Library
Read stories, rhyme, and play with this storytime specifically for newborn to 18 months!

Canceled
Mon, Oct 10, 10:30am - 11:00am
Lincolnwood Public Library
Read stories, rhyme, and play with this storytime specifically for toddlers and their caregivers.

Tue, Oct 11, 10:00am - 11:00am
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Kids ages 3-6 (and their caregivers) are invited to join us to explore a different topic through new books, songs, games, and extension activities each week.

Wed, Oct 12, 9:30am - 10:30am
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Sing and dance along with a weekly storytime performance by Michael’s Music Machine. Space is limited.

Wed, Oct 12, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Lincolnwood Public Library - 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.

Thu, Oct 13, 10:00am - 10:30am
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Kids of all ages (and their caregivers) are invited to join us to explore a different topic through new books, songs, and rhymes each week. Topics will be posted on our website calendar.

Thu, Oct 13, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Tired of overpriced cable TV service? Discover flexible entertainment options like Netflix, Hulu, and more.

Thu, Oct 13, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Lincolnwood Public Library
This month we will be discussing Musicophilia: Tales of Music and the Brain by Oliver Sacks.

Thu, Oct 13, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Lincolnwood Public Library
Build reading skills by reading next to trained dogs from Rainbow Animal Assisted Therapy. Children will receive at least 15 minutes of personal reading time with a dog.

Fri, Oct 14, 10:30am - 11:15am
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Begin the day with a new creative activity for the whole family every week for children ages birth–5 with caregivers. Activities include art, movement, STEAM, and stories!
This event is full

Mon, Oct 17, 9:30am - 10:00am
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Read stories, rhyme, and play with this storytime specifically for newborn to 18 months!

Mon, Oct 17, 10:30am - 11:00am
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room C
Read stories, rhyme, and play with this storytime specifically for toddlers and their caregivers.

Mon, Oct 17, 1:00pm - 2:45pm
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Join us in the month of October for some spooky scary films and television series.

Canceled
Mon, Oct 17, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Lincolnwood Public Library
What happens when you combine hot glue, plastic toys, plush toys and random doll parts? Bring old toys back to life by splicing them together to form something new.

Mon, Oct 17, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room A
This month we will be discussing Mecca by Susan Straight.

Tue, Oct 18, 10:00am - 11:00am
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Kids ages 3-6 (and their caregivers) are invited to join us to explore a different topic through new books, songs, games, and extension activities each week.

Tue, Oct 18, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Create your own spray painted canvas of the solar system using only basic tracing and creativity! We will supply the materials.
This event is full

Wed, Oct 19, 9:30am - 10:30am
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Sing and dance along with a weekly storytime performance by Michael’s Music Machine. Space is limited.

Wed, Oct 19, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Lincolnwood Public Library - 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, Oct 19, 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Build, create, and experiment with us for playtime and activities based around the building blocks of STEAM learning. Topics will be posted on our website calendar.

Thu, Oct 20, 10:00am - 10:30am
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Kids of all ages (and their caregivers) are invited to join us to explore a different topic through new books, songs, and rhymes each week. Topics will be posted on our website calendar.

Fri, Oct 21, 10:30am - 11:15am
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Begin the day with a new creative activity for the whole family every week for children ages birth–5 with caregivers. Activities include art, movement, STEAM, and stories!
This event is full

Fri, Oct 21, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room A
Start with the basics and practice navigating and typing on Windows 10 laptops.

Sat, Oct 22, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
A panel of community leaders will join together in recognition of Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Learn more about this pervasive issue and how you can help.

Sat, Oct 22, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Make beautiful sand art with sticky templates and fill jars to make colorful creations. We will supply the materials.
This event is full

Sun, Oct 23, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Create your own slime concoction at the Library, and learn about what goes into slime science. Participants can choose to make multiple different new slimes in the program.
This event is full

Mon, Oct 24, 9:30am - 10:00am
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Read stories, rhyme, and play with this storytime specifically for newborn to 18 months!

Mon, Oct 24, 10:30am - 11:00am
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room C
Read stories, rhyme, and play with this storytime specifically for toddlers and their caregivers.

Mon, Oct 24, 1:00pm - 2:45pm
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Join us in the month of October for some spooky scary films and television series.

Mon, Oct 24, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Compete against your friends for prizes in different games featuring Mario, both new and old.

Mon, Oct 24, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
The library board, the district’s governing authority, meets monthly to make decisions about library services, policies, finances, and related business.

Tue, Oct 25, 10:00am - 11:00am
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Kids ages 3-6 (and their caregivers) are invited to join us to explore a different topic through new books, songs, games, and extension activities each week.

Tue, Oct 25, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Take a historical (and hysterical) trip back in time as we visit the NFL’s two oldest teams: the Bears and the Cardinals. Rare photos and visits by George Halas, Jim Thorpe & Al Capone will be shared!

Wed, Oct 26, 9:30am - 10:30am
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Sing and dance along with a weekly storytime performance by Michael’s Music Machine. Space is limited.

Wed, Oct 26, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Lincolnwood Public Library - 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, Oct 26, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Enjoy a cup of tea and join two Village of Lincolnwood Trustees for an informal talk about Lincolnwood.

Thu, Oct 27, 10:00am - 10:30am
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Kids of all ages (and their caregivers) are invited to join us to explore a different topic through new books, songs, and rhymes each week. Topics will be posted on our website calendar.

Thu, Oct 27, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Bring your iPhone and iPad and meet fellow Apple users while learning how to do more with your devices.

Fri, Oct 28, 10:30am - 11:15am
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Begin the day with a new creative activity for the whole family every week for children ages birth–5 with caregivers. Activities include art, movement, STEAM, and stories!
This event is full

Fri, Oct 28, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room A
Something with technology flummoxing you? We’ll try our best to get your questions answered. This is a drop-in program.

Sun, Oct 30, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Play games, decorate spooky treats, and bring your friends to this program organized by our teen volunteers!

Mon, Oct 31, 9:30am - 10:00am
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Read stories, rhyme, and play with this storytime specifically for newborn to 18 months!

Mon, Oct 31, 10:30am - 11:00am
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
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.

Mon, Oct 31, 1:00pm - 3:15pm
Lincolnwood Public Library - Meeting Room AB
Join us in the month of October for some spooky scary films and television series.