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Read to Succeed Wolves Player Visit

2017-03-07 18:00:00 2017-03-07 19:00:00 America/Chicago Read to Succeed Wolves Player Visit Lincolnwood Public Library

Tuesday, March 07
6:00pm - 7:00pm

Add to Calendar 2017-03-07 18:00:00 2017-03-07 19:00:00 America/Chicago Read to Succeed Wolves Player Visit Lincolnwood Public Library

Lincolnwood Public Library

Meeting Room AB

Get the chance to meet Chicago Wolves player #26, Bryce Gervais! As part of the Chicago Wolves Read to Succeed Program, he will be stopping by the library to take pictures with fans and autograph memorabilia. There will also be a prize drawing.

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Lincolnwood Public Library

infoservices@lincolnwoodlibrary.org
Phone: (847) 677-5277
Fax: (847) 677-1937

Hours
Mon, Aug 14 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Aug 15 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Aug 16 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Aug 17 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Aug 18 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Aug 19 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Aug 20 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the library

The library seeks to enhance the quality of life in Lincolnwood by creating and sustaining a sense of place for residents; bringing the community together in order to celebrate its diversity; offering individuals a welcoming gateway to knowledge and discovery; and fulfilling residents’ desire for cultural and recreational activities.

Upcoming events

Meeting Room A
Thu, Aug 17, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Mr. Church (PG-13 | 1 hr, 45 mins)

Rescheduled
Thu, Aug 17, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
New date Saturday, August 19, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Aaron Reynolds, author of picture book favorites like Creepy Carrots, Nerdy Birdy, Chicks and Salsa, is stopping by for a creepy storytime featuring his newest book: Creepy Pair of Underwear.

Meeting Room AB
Thu, Aug 17, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Register for fall ESL classes at the library, sponsored by Oakton Community College. New session begins August 24.

Meeting Room C
Fri, Aug 18, 10:00am - 11:00am
Kids will have a guided way to interact with books in a positive environment accompanied by songs, games, fingerplays and more! There will be open play from 10:30-11am. Ages 1-2 years with caregiver.

Meeting Room AB
Fri, Aug 18, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
A Dog’s Purpose (PG-13 | 1 hr, 24 mins)

Meeting Room C
Fri, Aug 18, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Come discuss three Monarch Award nominated titles (see full description) with library staff... and design your own ice cream sundae as a snack! Grades K-2 (guardian must remain in the library).

Meeting Room AB
Sat, Aug 19, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Aaron Reynolds, author of picture book favorites like Creepy Carrots, Nerdy Birdy, Chicks and Salsa, is stopping by for a creepy storytime featuring his newest book: Creepy Pair of Underwear.

Sat, Aug 19, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
With a team of four of your friends, look for clues hidden throughout the library to find the legendary Treasure of the Purple Skull and split the prizes. Pizza will be served around 7:30. Grades 4-6.

Meeting Room C
Mon, Aug 21, 10:00am - 11:00am
Ages 0-18 months with caregiver.

Meeting Room C
Tue, Aug 22, 10:00am - 11:30am
Join us for 45 minutes filled with songs, stories, games and lessons that enhance the foundations of reading. There will be 45 minutes of open play afterwards

Meeting Room A
Tue, Aug 22, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Come learn about the library's new Digital Media Lab, a state of the art space for Lincolnwood residents to explore their creativity by working on photo, design, video and audio projects!

Meeting Room AB
Tue, Aug 22, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Register for fall ESL classes at the library, sponsored by Oakton Community College. New session begins August 24.

Meeting Room A
Wed, Aug 23, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Want to learn to knit? Working on a knitting or crochet project? Drop-in to share tips, show off your work and converse with fellow needle arts enthusiasts. Bring your own knitting supplies.

Meeting Room A
Wed, Aug 23, 7:00pm - 8:45pm
Monthly meeting of the Friends of the Library group.

Study Room 1
Thu, Aug 24, 10:30am - 12:00pm
A representative from CJE SeniorLife is available for drop-in help with government benefits, health care, and Social Security.

Meeting Room A
Thu, Aug 24, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Table 19 (PG-13 | 1 hr, 27 mins)

Meeting Room AB
Thu, Aug 24, 6:00pm - 8:45pm
A free class for adults who want to improve English speaking, reading, and writing skills. Sponsored by Oakton Community College. New session begins August 24.

Meeting Room C
Fri, Aug 25, 10:00am - 11:00am
Kids will have a guided way to interact with books in a positive environment accompanied by songs, games, fingerplays and more! There will be open play from 10:30-11am. Ages 1-2 years with caregiver.

Meeting Room AB
Fri, Aug 25, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Collateral Beauty (PG-13 | 1 hr, 37 mins)

Sat, Aug 26, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
To welcome after-school kids, but have more agency over the environment in respect to others, the library is requiring that a parent or guardian talk with library staff to review these expectations.

Sat, Aug 26, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
To welcome after school kids, but have more agency over the library in respect to others, the library is now requiring that a parent or guardian talk with library staff to review these expectations.

Meeting Room AB
Sun, Aug 27, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Learn how to say goodbye to cable TV, and use cheaper entertainment services.

Meeting Room C
Mon, Aug 28, 10:00am - 11:00am
Ages 0-18 months with caregiver.

Meeting Room AB
Mon, Aug 28, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
The Lincolnwood Library Board of Trustees meets the fourth Monday of the month unless otherwise noted.

Meeting Room C
Tue, Aug 29, 10:00am - 11:30am
Join us for 45 minutes filled with songs, stories, games and lessons that enhance the foundations of reading. There will be 45 minutes of open play afterwards

Meeting Room B
Tue, Aug 29, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Staying smart, safe, and savvy on social media can be difficult. Learn tips on how to optimize your social media presence as well as how to stay safe and smart! Grades 6-8. Registration required.

Meeting Room AB
Tue, Aug 29, 6:00pm - 8:45pm
A free class for adults who want to improve English speaking, reading, and writing skills. Sponsored by Oakton Community College. New session begins August 24.

Tue, Aug 29, 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Join Lincolnwood Library at the Niles West Observatory for a Community Star Party!

Meeting Room A
Wed, Aug 30, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Want to learn to knit? Working on a knitting or crochet project? Drop-in to share tips, show off your work and converse with fellow needle arts enthusiasts. Bring your own knitting supplies.

Meeting Room B
Wed, Aug 30, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Learn how to use this free tool to create a blog or simple website. We’ll cover setting up an account, creating blogs posts and pages, and customizing the look of your site.
This event is full

Meeting Room A
Thu, Aug 31, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Wilson (R | 1 hr, 34 mins)

Thu, Aug 31, 4:00pm - 7:00pm
To welcome after-school kids, but have more agency over the environment in respect to others, the library is requiring that a parent or guardian talk with library staff to review these expectations.

Thu, Aug 31, 4:00pm - 7:00pm
To welcome after school kids, but have more agency over the library in respect to others, the library is now requiring that a parent or guardian talk with library staff to review these expectations.

Meeting Room AB
Thu, Aug 31, 6:00pm - 8:45pm
A free class for adults who want to improve English speaking, reading, and writing skills. Sponsored by Oakton Community College. New session begins August 24.

Meeting Room C
Fri, Sep 01, 10:00am - 11:00am
Enjoy an interactive storytime with books, songs, fingerplays, and activities. Each class ends with a half-hour of play and social time

Meeting Room AB
Fri, Sep 01, 1:00pm - 3:30pm
Logan (R | 2 hrs, 21 mins)

Sun, Sep 03, All day
The Library will be closed all day on Sunday, September 3 and Monday, September 4 in Observation of Labor Day.

Mon, Sep 04, All day
The Library will be closed all day on Sunday, September 3 and Monday, September 4 in Observation of Labor Day.

Meeting Room C
Tue, Sep 05, 10:00am - 11:30am
Give your preschooler a head start with this storytime packed with books, music, and fun activities. Each class ends with half-hour of play and social time.

Meeting Room C
Tue, Sep 05, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Learn about some of the newest books in our collection – and share some of your own recent great reads as well. One attendee each session will receive a free copy of a forthcoming book.

Meeting Room AB
Tue, Sep 05, 6:00pm - 8:45pm
A free class for adults who want to improve English speaking, reading, and writing skills. Sponsored by Oakton Community College. New session begins August 24.

Meeting Room B
Wed, Sep 06, 10:00am - 12:00pm
This hands on class is designed to get students comfortable using a laptop. We will explore basic computer concepts using the Windows 7 Operating System.

Meeting Room A
Wed, Sep 06, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Share tips, show off your work, or learn how to knit or crochet with needle-art enthusiasts. Bring your own knitting supplies or use the library’s limited supply.

Meeting Room AB
Thu, Sep 07, 6:00pm - 8:45pm
A free class for adults who want to improve English speaking, reading, and writing skills. Sponsored by Oakton Community College. New session begins August 24.

Meeting Room C
Fri, Sep 08, 10:00am - 11:00am
Enjoy an interactive storytime with books, songs, fingerplays, and activities. Each class ends with a half-hour of play and social time

Meeting Room AB
Fri, Sep 08, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Split (PG-13 | 1 hr, 57 mins)

Meeting Room AB
Fri, Sep 08, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Back by popular demand, DJ Bob B is here to help you greet the new school year, by belting out your favorite tunes!

Meeting Room AB
Sun, Sep 10, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Musician Mark Dvorak, will be breaking out the banjo for a concert packed with songs and stories, about the origin and evolution of this unique American instrument!

Meeting Room C
Mon, Sep 11, 10:00am - 11:00am
Introduce your baby to the sounds and rhythms of language with stories and music. Each class ends with a half-hour of play and social time.

Meeting Room AB
Mon, Sep 11, 11:00am - 12:00pm
This award winning novel relates the interwoven stories of the blind Marie-Laure LeBlanc, the orphaned Werner Pfennig and others as they are brought into the globe-spanning conflict of World War II.

Meeting Room C
Tue, Sep 12, 10:00am - 11:30am
Give your preschooler a head start with this storytime packed with books, music, and fun activities. Each class ends with half-hour of play and social time.

Meeting Room C
Tue, Sep 12, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Enact and create change to improve your community — the people, the animals, the environment — with service learning projects.

Meeting Room AB
Tue, Sep 12, 6:00pm - 8:45pm
A free class for adults who want to improve English speaking, reading, and writing skills. Sponsored by Oakton Community College. New session begins August 24.

Meeting Room B
Wed, Sep 13, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Learn basic internet concepts, discuss the many reasons people use the internet, learn how to use a web browser and conduct simple searches.

Meeting Room A
Wed, Sep 13, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Share tips, show off your work, or learn how to knit or crochet with needle-art enthusiasts. Bring your own knitting supplies or use the library’s limited supply.

Meeting Room B
Wed, Sep 13, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Microsoft Excel is a powerful spreadsheet software you can use to store and analyze data. In this beginning class we will cover how to navigate a spreadsheet and enter and edit data.

Meeting Room AB
Thu, Sep 14, 6:00pm - 8:45pm
A free class for adults who want to improve English speaking, reading, and writing skills. Sponsored by Oakton Community College. New session begins August 24.

Meeting Room C
Fri, Sep 15, 10:00am - 11:00am
Enjoy an interactive storytime with books, songs, fingerplays, and activities. Each class ends with a half-hour of play and social time

Meeting Room AB
Fri, Sep 15, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Indignation (R | 1 hr, 50 mins)

Meeting Room C
Fri, Sep 15, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Solid, liquid, in-between — it doesn’t matter when you’re making slime! Be ready to get messy as you learn some slimy science. Make a different kind of slime to take home each session.

Meeting Room AB
Sat, Sep 16, 10:00am - 11:00am
Relax and stretch out your preschooler’s wiggles and add some Zen to your with various forms of movement, dance, and play using books and music.

Meeting Room AB
Sat, Sep 16, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
With help from our staff expert, learn the basics of your Android phone or tablet, including downloading apps and adjusting settings.