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Adult Book Discussion

"The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend" by Katrina Bivald.

2017-03-13 11:00:00 2017-03-13 12:00:00 America/Chicago Adult Book Discussion Lincolnwood Public Library

Monday, March 13
11:00am - 12:00pm

Add to Calendar 2017-03-13 11:00:00 2017-03-13 12:00:00 America/Chicago Adult Book Discussion Lincolnwood Public Library

Lincolnwood Public Library

Meeting Room AB

This book discussion features The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend by Katrina Bivald:

A Swedish tourist opens a bookstore in Broken Wheel, Iowa, to honor her deceased pen pal and makes some unconventional choices that threaten to bring long-hidden secrets to light as she attempts to share her love of reading with the locals.

TAGS: | Book Discussion |

Lincolnwood Public Library

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

Hours
Mon, Jun 26 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Jun 27 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Jun 28 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Jun 29 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Jun 30 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jul 01 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jul 02 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 C
Tue, Jun 27, 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

Tue, Jun 27, 12:50pm - 1:00pm
Join a Lincolnwood Library staff member in the grass near the concession stand at the Proesel Park Family Aquatic Center for a storytime during the Safety Break! Pool admission is required. All ages.

Meeting Room C
Tue, Jun 27, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Come discuss the Bluestem and Caudill nominated title Roller Girl by Victoria Jamieson with library staff... and design your own ice cream sundae as a snack! Grades 3-8.

Meeting Room A
Wed, Jun 28, 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 C
Wed, Jun 28, 4:00pm - 7:00pm
See full event description for all information - you MUST sign up for a time slot as well as register here! Grades 3-5.

Meeting Room B
Wed, Jun 28, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
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 A
Thu, Jun 29, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Why Him? (R | 1 hr, 51 mins)

Meeting Room A
Thu, Jun 29, 7:00pm - 8:45pm
Monthly meeting of the Friends of the Library group.

Meeting Room C
Fri, Jun 30, 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, Jun 30, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Arrival (PG-13 | 1 hr, 56 mins)

Meeting Room C
Fri, Jun 30, 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 C
Sat, Jul 01, 10:00am - 10:30am
Our preschoolers love the parachute. This fun-filled class offers 30 minutes of parachute-based activities, from bouncing balls to enjoying the colors underneath!

Meeting Room C
Mon, Jul 03, 10:00am - 11:00am
Ages 0-18 months with caregiver.

Mon, Jul 03, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us at the beautiful Madeleine's Garden in Proesel Park for an evening storytime filled with songs, games, lessons, and play. Ages birth to 5 with caregiver. Drop-in. 

Tue, Jul 04, All day
The Library will be closed all day for Independence Day.

Meeting Room A
Wed, Jul 05, 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 C
Thu, Jul 06, 9:30am - 10:30am
Celeste Cifala Roy from early childhood movement and music program "Everybody Move!" has planned an hour of activities and exploration. Ages 6 months to 3 with caregiver.
This event is full

Meeting Room A
Thu, Jul 06, 10:30am - 12:30pm
The Birth of a Nation (R | 2 hrs)

Meeting Room C
Fri, Jul 07, 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 C
Fri, Jul 07, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Ever wondered what goes into making a city? Learn the ins and outs of city planning and then collaborate to make your own! Come with your own building made from a shoe box to get the city started.

Meeting Room AB
Fri, Jul 07, 1:00pm - 3:20pm
Patriots Day (R | 2 hrs, 13 mins)

Meeting Room AB
Sat, Jul 08, 10:30am - 12:00pm
The Secret Life of Pets (PG | 1 hr, 27 mins)

Meeting Room C
Sat, Jul 08, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Chess Wizards offers fun, intellectual and challenging chess education. Register for the series! For grades 3-8.

Meeting Room AB
Sun, Jul 09, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Swing by for an afternoon of jazz songs sung by Petra van Nuis with guitarist Andy Brown! This concert is presented as part of the "WDCB Jazz - Jammin' in the Stacks" series. 

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

Meeting Room AB
Mon, Jul 10, 11:00am - 12:00pm
This book discussion features "The Handmaid's Tale" by Margaret Atwood.

Mon, Jul 10, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us at the beautiful Madeleine's Garden in Proesel Park for an evening storytime filled with songs, games, lessons, and play. Ages birth to 5 with caregiver. Drop-in. 

Meeting Room C
Tue, Jul 11, 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

Tue, Jul 11, 12:50pm - 1:00pm
Join a Lincolnwood Library staff member in the grass near the concession stand at the Proesel Park Family Aquatic Center for a storytime during the Safety Break! Pool admission is required. All ages.

Meeting Room A
Wed, Jul 12, 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 C
Wed, Jul 12, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Create some outfits for paper dolls, then parade them down the library runway for a fashion design extravaganza! Grades K-5.

Meeting Room C
Thu, Jul 13, 9:30am - 10:30am
Celeste Cifala Roy from early childhood movement and music program "Everybody Move!" has planned an hour of activities and exploration. Ages 6 months to 3 with caregiver.
This event is full

Meeting Room A
Thu, Jul 13, 10:30am - 12:30pm
A United Kingdom (PG-13 | 1 hr, 51 mins)

Meeting Room C
Fri, Jul 14, 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 C
Fri, Jul 14, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
You MUST register the week of the event at the Youth & Teen Services desk. The competition bracket closes at 12:30pm on July 14 & is limited to 20 competitors. First come, first serve. Grades 6-8.
Registration opens Monday, July 10 2017 at 9:00am

Meeting Room AB
Fri, Jul 14, 1:00pm - 3:20pm
The Magnificent Seven (PG-13 | 2 hrs, 13 mins)

Meeting Room B
Sat, Jul 15, 10:00am - 12:00pm
The Beginner's Series is a two-part class covering Computer Basics and Beginning Internet. Registration is for both classes (July 15 & July 22).

Meeting Room C
Sat, Jul 15, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Chess Wizards offers fun, intellectual and challenging chess education. Register for the series! For grades 3-8.

Meeting Room C
Mon, Jul 17, 10:00am - 11:00am
Ages 0-18 months with caregiver.

Mon, Jul 17, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us at the beautiful Madeleine's Garden in Proesel Park for an evening storytime filled with songs, games, lessons, and play. Ages birth to 5 with caregiver. Drop-in. 

Meeting Room AB
Mon, Jul 17, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
This evening book discussion features "Never Let Me Go" by Kazuo Ishiguro.

Meeting Room C
Tue, Jul 18, 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

Tue, Jul 18, 12:50pm - 1:00pm
Join a Lincolnwood Library staff member in the grass near the concession stand at the Proesel Park Family Aquatic Center for a storytime during the Safety Break! Pool admission is required. All ages.

Meeting Room A
Wed, Jul 19, 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 C
Wed, Jul 19, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Join us for an exciting program where you will be able to do your nails and learn new nail art techniques from library staff! Grades 2-8.

Meeting Room B
Wed, Jul 19, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Microsoft Publisher 2010 is a powerful publication tool. This introductory class will cover the basics of creating different publications using design templates and inserting media and text.

Meeting Room C
Thu, Jul 20, 9:30am - 10:30am
Celeste Cifala Roy from early childhood movement and music program "Everybody Move!" has planned an hour of activities and exploration. Ages 6 months to 3 with caregiver.
This event is full

Meeting Room A
Thu, Jul 20, 10:30am - 12:30pm
The Whole Truth (R | 1 hr, 33 mins)

Meeting Room C
Fri, Jul 21, 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 C
Fri, Jul 21, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Ever wondered what goes into making a city? Learn the ins and outs of city planning and then collaborate to make your own! Come with your own building made from a shoe box to get the city started.

Meeting Room AB
Fri, Jul 21, 1:00pm - 3:15pm
Get Out (R | 2 hrs, 10 mins)

Meeting Room B
Sat, Jul 22, 10:00am - 12:00pm
The Beginner's Series is a two-part class covering Computer Basics and Beginning Internet. Registration is for both classes (July 15 & July 22).

Meeting Room C
Sat, Jul 22, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Chess Wizards offers fun, intellectual and challenging chess education. Register for the series! For grades 3-8.

Meeting Room C
Mon, Jul 24, 10:00am - 11:00am
Ages 0-18 months with caregiver.

Meeting Room AB
Mon, Jul 24, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
The Lincolnwood Library Board of Trustees meets the fourth Monday of the month unless otherwise noted.

Meeting Room C
Tue, Jul 25, 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

Tue, Jul 25, 12:50pm - 1:00pm
Join a Lincolnwood Library staff member in the grass near the concession stand at the Proesel Park Family Aquatic Center for a storytime during the Safety Break! Pool admission is required. All ages.

Meeting Room C
Tue, Jul 25, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Come discuss the Bluestem and Caudill nominated title Fuzzy Mud by Louis Sachar with library staff... and design your own ice cream sundae as a snack! Grades 3-8.

Meeting Room A
Wed, Jul 26, 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 AB
Wed, Jul 26, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Destroy the piggies! Create your own towers! Battle against your birdy friends! Participants will both destroy and create in this life-size Angry Birds fiesta! Grades K-5.

Meeting Room C
Wed, Jul 26, 4:00pm - 7:00pm
See full event description for all information - you MUST sign up for a time slot as well as register here! Grades 6-8.

Meeting Room A
Wed, Jul 26, 7:00pm - 8:45pm
Monthly meeting of the Friends of the Library group.

Meeting Room C
Thu, Jul 27, 9:30am - 10:30am
Celeste Cifala Roy from early childhood movement and music program "Everybody Move!" has planned an hour of activities and exploration. Ages 6 months to 3 with caregiver.
This event is full

Study Room 1
Thu, Jul 27, 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, Jul 27, 10:30am - 12:30pm
The Nice Guys (R | 1 hr, 56 mins)