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Virtual (Live) Junior Justice League (Zoom)

Registration Required

2020-08-04 15:30:00 2020-08-04 16:30:00 America/Chicago Virtual (Live) Junior Justice League (Zoom) Zoom (link will be sent via e-mail)

Tuesday, August 04
3:30pm - 4:30pm

Add to Calendar 2020-08-04 15:30:00 2020-08-04 16:30:00 America/Chicago Virtual (Live) Junior Justice League (Zoom) Zoom (link will be sent via e-mail)

Join our virtual community activism program seeking to make a difference in our world while staying connected to your community. Registration required; no Lincolnwood Library card needed. This program is offered using Zoom and will be live at scheduled time with no post-recording available. Please include your email address to receive instructions on how to join the Zoom event.

Lincolnwood Public Library

infoservices@lincolnwoodlibrary.org
Phone: (224) 233-1841
Fax: (847) 677-1937

Hours
Mon, May 03 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, May 04 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Wed, May 05 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, May 06 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Fri, May 07 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, May 08 1:00PM to 5:00PM
Sun, May 09 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

Wed, May 05, 9:30am - 10:30am
Features virtual storytime & music with the popular musical storytime performer Michael’s Music Machine via Instagram Live.

Wed, May 05, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Share tips and show off your work with needle-art enthusiasts. Bring your own knitting supplies, and be sure to register to receive weekly updates regarding in-person or virtual meetups.
Registration is now closed

Thu, May 06, All day
Join Ms. Ann on YouTube for a monthly scavenger hunt. Play along and submit what you’ve found for prizes!

Fri, May 07, 9:30am - 10:30am
Join Ms. Ann on Zoom for a weekly, all-ages, live storytime to take a break from the pressures of remote learning or working from home and socialize with other families!

Sat, May 08, All day
Learn about building with Lego and Duplo by participating in the library’s challenges and tips in these monthly instructional videos.

Sat, May 08, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Take a docent led tour of the Karkomi Holocaust Exhibition, a place for for both those familiar with the Holocaust and those learning about it for the first time. Register

Mon, May 10, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Escaping her abusive marriage, Lakshmi becomes Jaipur’s celebrated henna artist to the elite. But trusted with their secrets, she can never reveal her own.

Tue, May 11, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Music critics Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot trace the city's rich musical history via the 10 artists they feel contribute the most enduring and influential sounds over the past half-century.Register

Wed, May 12, 9:30am - 10:30am
Features virtual storytime & music with the popular musical storytime performer Michael’s Music Machine via Instagram Live.

Wed, May 12, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Share tips and show off your work with needle-art enthusiasts. Bring your own knitting supplies, and be sure to register to receive weekly updates regarding in-person or virtual meetups.

Fri, May 14, All day
There are many ways to paint a rainbow! Learn some of the many techniques that can be used by the whole family including Q-tips, toothbrushes and more. Use materials provided in our Great Green Box.

Fri, May 14, 9:30am - 10:30am
Join Ms. Ann on Zoom for a weekly, all-ages, live storytime to take a break from the pressures of remote learning or working from home and socialize with other families!

Sat, May 15, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Explore ways to connect with the Art Institute of Chicago and discover little known stories that make ours one of the most renowned art museums in the world. Register

Sat, May 15, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Participate in this practice session where you’ll be able to learn the ins and outs of Zoom in a low-risk environment. Go to zoom.us/download to install the application before this meeting starts.

Mon, May 17, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Join cosplayer Karissa Kosman to learn the ins and outs of Cosplay and how it is more than just a costume! Registration required; no Lincolnwood Library card needed.

Mon, May 17, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
When you don’t belong where you are, where exactly do you belong? This engaging first novel about immigration & identity asks (and seeks to answer) this question with compassion & savage humor.

Mon, May 17, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Learn about wills, trusts, powers of attorney probate, and guardianship. Take the first step to create or update a plan that is appropriate for you.

Tue, May 18, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
A kids’ virtual book group that combines fantastic stories with snacks and community. Grades 3–8. The book we’ll discuss is Allergic by Megan Wagner Lloyd and Michelle Mee Nutter.

Tue, May 18, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
This webinar will introduce the various financial aid options and focus on some of the biggest college planning mistakes families should avoid.

Wed, May 19, 9:30am - 10:30am
Features virtual storytime & music with the popular musical storytime performer Michael’s Music Machine via Instagram Live.

Wed, May 19, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Share tips and show off your work with needle-art enthusiasts. Bring your own knitting supplies, and be sure to register to receive weekly updates regarding in-person or virtual meetups.

Wed, May 19, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Create a felt hedgehog with Natasha Lehrer Lewis of Esther's Place. Pick up your supplies from the library and follow along at home with this virtual class. Lincolnwood residents only.

Fri, May 21, 9:30am - 10:30am
Join Ms. Ann on Zoom for a weekly, all-ages, live storytime to take a break from the pressures of remote learning or working from home and socialize with other families!

Sat, May 22, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Get an exclusive tour of the Dinosaur range with mammalian paleontologist William Simpson!Register

Mon, May 24, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Join our library staff & friends for a fun-filled afternoon of pet stories, virtual cuddles, and unconditional love from our small friends. Bring your own pet or stuffed animal.

Mon, May 24, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
The library board, the district’s governing authority, meets monthly to make decisions about library services, policies, finances, and related business.

Tue, May 25, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Learn common words in a different language every month in this all ages Storytime with Miss Ann.

Wed, May 26, 9:30am - 10:30am
Features virtual storytime & music with the popular musical storytime performer Michael’s Music Machine via Instagram Live.

Wed, May 26, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Share tips and show off your work with needle-art enthusiasts. Bring your own knitting supplies, and be sure to register to receive weekly updates regarding in-person or virtual meetups.

Thu, May 27, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Have you seen photos animated from stills of Abraham Lincoln and other historical figures? Find out how these work and how you can create them for your relatives with digitization and MyHeritage.

Fri, May 28, 9:30am - 10:30am
Join Ms. Ann on Zoom for a weekly, all-ages, live storytime to take a break from the pressures of remote learning or working from home and socialize with other families!

Sat, May 29, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
The exhibition To the Moon: Snoopy Soars with NASA examines the history of Apollo 10 and the Peanuts characters’ role in that flight and in the NASA Manned Flight Awareness safety program.Register

Mon, May 31, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Click on May 31 in our online calendar to sign up and receive an instructional video and art kit for this creative family art workshop with Terri Murphy and participate all throughout May!

Tue, Jun 01, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
A kids’ virtual book group that combines fantastic stories with snacks and community. Grades 3–8. We’ll discuss our summer reading plans.

Tue, Jun 01, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
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.

Wed, Jun 02, 9:30am - 10:30am
Features virtual storytime & music with the popular musical storytime performer Michael’s Music Machine via Instagram Live.

Wed, Jun 02, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Share tips and show off your work with needle-art enthusiasts. Bring your own knitting supplies, and be sure to register to receive weekly updates regarding in-person or virtual meetups.

Thu, Jun 03, All day
Join Ms. Ann on YouTube for a monthly scavenger hunt. Play along and submit what you’ve found for prizes!

Thu, Jun 03, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
How can you conduct an effective job search today? Learn essential portfolio-building tools and how you can develop the knowledge and skills to land your optimal job. Register via Skokie PLRegister

Fri, Jun 04, 9:30am - 10:30am
Join Ms. Ann on Zoom for a weekly, all-ages, live storytime to take a break from the pressures of remote learning or working from home and socialize with other families!

Tue, Jun 08, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
This winner of the James Beard Book of the Year Award showcases the melting-pot cooking of Israel, especially the influences of the Middle East, North Africa, the Mediterranean, and Eastern Europe.

Wed, Jun 09, 9:30am - 10:30am
Features virtual storytime & music with the popular musical storytime performer Michael’s Music Machine via Instagram Live.

Wed, Jun 09, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Share tips and show off your work with needle-art enthusiasts. Bring your own knitting supplies, and be sure to register to receive weekly updates regarding in-person or virtual meetups.

Wed, Jun 09, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Join Chicago beer expert Bruce White for an evening full of Chicago beer history, beer tasting, and socializing.

Thu, Jun 10, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Learn the best ways to market yourself during the pandemic. We will offer techniques to create an optimal resume, LinkedIn profile, cover letters, and more. Register via Skokie PLRegister

Fri, Jun 11, 9:30am - 10:30am
Join Ms. Ann on Zoom for a weekly, all-ages, live storytime to take a break from the pressures of remote learning or working from home and socialize with other families!

Sat, Jun 12, All day
Learn about building with Lego and Duplo by participating in the library’s challenges and tips in these monthly instructional videos.

Mon, Jun 14, 11:00am - 12:00pm
A story about two families whose children fall in love and re-connect as adults under the shadow of the violent event that tore them apart.

Mon, Jun 14, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
This webinar will review important factors in preparing for the college search. You’ll learn new ways to explore colleges for “fit” and how to engage your student in the process.

Wed, Jun 16, 9:30am - 10:30am
Features virtual storytime & music with the popular musical storytime performer Michael’s Music Machine via Instagram Live.

Wed, Jun 16, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Share tips and show off your work with needle-art enthusiasts. Bring your own knitting supplies, and be sure to register to receive weekly updates regarding in-person or virtual meetups.

Wed, Jun 16, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
A live game master from Mobile Room Escape will lead your team of up to 12 people through the experience of The Battle for Justopolous. Registration required; no Lincolnwood Library card needed.

Wed, Jun 16, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Learn more about this spreadsheet program from basic formulas to tables and charts and answer your questions. Best for anyone using Excel 2010 and later.

Thu, Jun 17, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
We’ll provide a guide to take control of your job search by conducting a series of directed interviews that will develop your network and help you land a good job. Register via Skokie PLRegister

Fri, Jun 18, All day
Summer is a great time to fly a kite! Join us virtually as we build our own, then go outside to fly them! Use materials provided in our Great Green Box.

Fri, Jun 18, 9:30am - 10:30am
Join Ms. Ann on Zoom for a weekly, all-ages, live storytime to take a break from the pressures of remote learning or working from home and socialize with other families!

Sat, Jun 19, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
This storytelling based show features Smarty Pants presenting his most charming stories in a hilarious virtual Zoom program packed with magic, comedy and giant balloons!

Mon, Jun 21, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Learn about our Teen volunteering program the Council of Awesome T(w)eens, and about what you can do this summer virtually with the library.

Mon, Jun 21, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Spokane 1909: The parentless Ryan brothers arrive from Montana during the free speech riots. This violent, sweet, harrowing, history is a page-turner filled with characters both real & imagined.

Tue, Jun 22, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Compete against your friends virtually for prizes in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate for the Nintendo Switch (game, console, and online subscription required).
This event is full

Wed, Jun 23, 9:30am - 10:30am
Features virtual storytime & music with the popular musical storytime performer Michael’s Music Machine via Instagram Live.

Wed, Jun 23, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Share tips and show off your work with needle-art enthusiasts. Bring your own knitting supplies, and be sure to register to receive weekly updates regarding in-person or virtual meetups.

Wed, Jun 23, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
In this scientifically informed account of the changes occurring in the world over the last century, broadcaster and natural historian shares a lifetime of wisdom and a hopeful vision for the future.

Thu, Jun 24, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Learn how maps can aid your genealogy research and discuss the different types of maps useful in reconstructing your family history.

Thu, Jun 24, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
During the pandemic, most interviewing is done on the phone and by computer. In this program you will learn techniques for looking and sounding your best in an online interview. Register via Skokie PLRegister

Fri, Jun 25, 9:30am - 10:30am
Join Ms. Ann on Zoom for a weekly, all-ages, live storytime to take a break from the pressures of remote learning or working from home and socialize with other families!

Mon, Jun 28, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
The library board, the district’s governing authority, meets monthly to make decisions about library services, policies, finances, and related business.

Tue, Jun 29, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Learn common words in a different language every month in this all ages Storytime with Miss Ann.

Wed, Jun 30, 9:30am - 10:30am
Features virtual storytime & music with the popular musical storytime performer Michael’s Music Machine via Instagram Live.

Wed, Jun 30, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Share tips and show off your work with needle-art enthusiasts. Bring your own knitting supplies, and be sure to register to receive weekly updates regarding in-person or virtual meetups.