Bob Coscarelli continues his exploration of Immigrants in Film with Tom McCarthy's The Visitor on Sunday, October 30, at 2 p.m. in the Auditorium.
Early voting has started with the Lake County Clerk's Office from September 29-October 21 (18 N. County St., Room 101, Waukegan IL -- 847/377-2410, hours are Monday-Friday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.) Expanded early voting will begin October Monday October 24-November 5. The early voting site in Highland Park is the Highland Park Police Station Community Room, 1677 Old Deerfield Road (hours are Monday through Friday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Saturday 9:00 a.m to 2:00 p.m.)
Lake County residents can vote at any of the Lake County early voting sites from October 24-November 5. The hours are Monday through Friday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Saturday 9:00 a.m to 2:00 p.m. For additional information about voting, candidates, judicial ratings, the transportation lockbox Illinois Constitutional Amendment, and other election information, see our Election 2016 blog entry.
The New Media Department has started a new program with Tri-Con Child Care Center. Once a month Tri-Con's kindergartners and older preschoolers will be coming to the library to get some hands on experience with science, technology, engineering and math.
We know most students have tons of activities and homework to do, so we're starting a club where they can talk about books and enjoy the company of other readers without having the time commitment of reading a particular book by a certain day.
Looking for the next 'great' read? Here are some of the books our librarians were "buzzing" about at our 'What's the Buzz' program on September 8th.