Upcoming Events

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Influencer Media Camp: Editing

November 19, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Digital Media Center
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Description:
Collaborate as influencers to produce a video for the Winter Reading Program and help support this year's Community Challenge partner: Barb's Precious Rescue. Learn how we put together various types of media across multiple platforms to engage t...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Excel Intermediate

November 20, 2019
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Event Description:
Learn to use a table to sort and filter data, apply conditional formatting, and create a pivot table. Use "Logical" and "VLOOKUP" functions, and run a Macro. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

ESL Conversation Club

November 26, 2019
9:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 1
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops, Social Gatherings
Event Description:
Practice your English conversational skills with friendly volunteers over tea and coffee. Basic conversation skills recommended. Drop in.  ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

The Balloon Dude

November 29, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 1
Age Group: Kids
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Event Description:
Come enjoy light comedy and awe inspiring balloon art with Magical Balloon-dude Dale. All ages. Tickets available November 22 for valid District cardholders. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Sensational Science STEM / Ciencia Sensacional

November 29, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Library Branch: Rand Road Branch
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Event Description:
Steve Belliveau demonstrates liquid nitrogen at 320◦F, electric generators, magnets, a hovercraft, and more with this sensational science show. All ages. Steve Belliveau nos demostrara nitrógeno liquido -320◦F, generadores eléctricos, imanes, un a...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

SCORE Entrepreneur Mentoring

December 3, 2019
5:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 3
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Event Description:
Do you have a business question? SCORE’s experienced business mentors provide advice on every aspect of business planning, start-up, management, and growth. To schedule a one-hour appointment, visit www.score.org/find-mentor. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Resume Clinic

December 3, 2019
6:00pm - 8:45pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 2
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Description:
Career counselor Fred Ettinger presents strategies for creating a resume in today’s market, followed by a one-on-one review of your resume with tips for improving.  Valid District cardholders only. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

DIY Photobook

December 3, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: North Hoffman Branch
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Description:
Create and design a custom photo book to store your favorite memories. Bring multiple sized photos no larger than 6 x 8. All materials provided. Valid district cardholders only. Ages 14 and up. Sign-up.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Holiday Tech Gifts

December 4, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Event Description:
Curious about hot gadget gifts this holiday season? Come get insight on cool tech from smart homes to smart phones and other cool tech to complete any wish list.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Power Employment Workshop

December 5, 2019
9:30am - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 2
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Event Description:
Bring your lunch to this workshop from Illinois workNet and discover how to set goals, use social media, get past applicant tracking systems, and interview effectively to land the job.  To sign up, visit www.worknetncc.com and click the link und...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Excel Basics

December 9, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Description:
Navigate and format a spreadsheet, enter basic formulas and functions, and create a basic chart. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

ESL Conversation Club

December 10, 2019
9:30am - 11:00am
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 1
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops, Social Gatherings
Event Description:
Practice your English conversational skills with friendly volunteers over tea and coffee. Basic conversation skills recommended. Drop in.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

New Year New Bullet Journal

December 10, 2019
7:00pm - 8:15pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 1
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Description:
Learn how to migrate your Bullet Journal into the new year and try something new. This class is for those who have taken the Getting Started workshop of have some Bullet Journal experience. Supplies provided. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Chair Yoga

December 11, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 1
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Description:
Explore gentle postures, breathwork, meditation, and deep relaxation with Karen Fotopoulos, a registered yoga teacher from Discover Yoga with Karen. Valid District cardholders only.  ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Let's Play Chess

December 11, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room AB
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type on Public Calendar: Games & Activities, Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Description:
Learn the game of chess under the guidance of an experienced Chess Scholars coach. All skill levels welcome. Ages 5 – 13. Sign up. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Finals Week Support: Study Zone

December 16, 2019
1:00pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room AB
Age Group: Teens
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Event Description:
The first-floor Story Rooms are open to teens looking for a quiet place to study during finals week. Bring your snacks and visit the Reader Assistance Desk to get a de-stress kit. While supplies last. Grades 9-12. Drop in.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Excel Intermediate

December 16, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Description:
Learn to use a table to sort and filter data, apply conditional formatting, and create a pivot table. Use "Logical" and "VLOOKUP" functions.  ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Finals Week Support: Comfort Dogs

December 16, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 1
Age Group: Teens
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Event Description:
Need a break from studying? Stop by and spend some time with a friendly, furry friend to forget all your worries! Grades 9 – 12. Drop in. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Finals Week Support: Study Zone

December 17, 2019
1:00pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room AB
Age Group: Teens
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Event Description:
The first-floor Story Rooms are open to teens looking for a quiet place to study during finals week. Bring your snacks and visit the Reader Assistance Desk to get a de-stress kit. While supplies last. Grades 9-12. Drop in.  ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Finals Week Support: Study Zone

December 18, 2019
1:00pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room AB
Age Group: Teens
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Event Description:
The first-floor Story Rooms are open to teens looking for a quiet place to study during finals week. Bring your snacks and visit the Reader Assistance Desk to get a de-stress kit. While supplies last. Grades 9-12. Drop in.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Instagram and Snapchat

December 18, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Event Description:
Instagram and Snapchat have become two of the most popular social networks. Mike Gershbein from Very Smart People discusses these photo/video sharing apps and shows you how to get started. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Finals Week Support: Study Zone

December 19, 2019
1:00pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room AB
Age Group: Teens
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Event Description:
The first-floor Story Rooms are open to teens looking for a quiet place to study during finals week. Bring your snacks and visit the Reader Assistance Desk to get a de-stress kit. While supplies last. Grades 9-12. Drop in.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

The Cloud

December 19, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Description:
Are you unsure of what “the Cloud” is? Learn about the different services and  tips to make the most of its storage and organization features. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Power of Employment

January 2, 2020
9:30am - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 2
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Event Description:
Bring your lunch to this workshop from Illinois workNet and discover how to set goals, use social media, get past applicant tracking systems, an interview effectively to land the job. To sign up, visit www.worknetncc.com and click the link under “Eve...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Young Artist's Workshop: Alpine Tree Bookmarks

January 3, 2020
11:00am - 12:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 1
Age Group: Kids
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Description:
Create your own colored and textured paper with artist Terri Murphy then create a winter wonderland of bookmarks with collage and spangles. Valid District cardholders only. Grades 1 -4. Sign up. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Family Gingerbread House

January 3, 2020
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: North Hoffman Branch
Age Group: Kids, All Ages
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Description:
Join us in decorating a gingerbread house with your family! We provide the supplies and you provide the creativity! Ages 4 and up. Valid District cardholders only. One house per family, limit 10 families. Sign up. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Young Artist's Workshop: Alpine Tree Bookmarks

January 3, 2020
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 1
Age Group: Kids, Teens
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Description:
Create your own colored and textured paper with artist Terri Murphy then create a winter wonderland of bookmarks with collage and spangles. Valid District cardholders only. Grades 5 - 8. Sign up. ...