Looking for that special something at the Farmers Market? The library is there to answer your questions! Pick up a calendar, take home some books, practice downloading books, movies, audiobooks, music and magazines at your outdoor library location.
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Ravinia Farmers Market
Introduction to Microsoft Word
You will gain a working knowledge of how to create, change, cut, customize, save and print many types of documents. Cost of text is not included in fee. To save your work, bring a USB Flash drive (1G minimum).
Payment due at time of registration. You are not officially registered until payment is received. NO REFUNDS.
1. Enter your library card number below to complete registration. If you are a non-library cardholder, please register in person at the check out desk.
2. Pay for a class by:
CREDIT CARD- click here to pay by credit card at Illiniois Epay.
B. CASH OR CHECK - to pay by cash or check or if you are a non-libray cardholder, please register in person at the check out desk.
Remember, you are not officially registered until payment is received!
Fall Tales for Tots
For ages 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 with parent or caregiver.
Give your preschooler a head start with this program packed with great stories, puppets, flannel boards, music, and rhymes. Share this storytime together and build language and listening skills.
Book Nook-Friends of the Library
Friends of the Library Book Sale every Thursday and Saturday on the lower level of the library.
Fall Storytime Live!
For ages 3 1/2 to 6.
Drop off your independent preschoolers or kindergartners for a special storytime! Let them enjoy great stories, puppets, flannel boards, music, and activities that foster pre-reading skills, broaden social skills, and encourage a love of books.
SCORE Chicago Mentoring
Register for a one-on-one mentoring session with a SCORE Chicago counselor at http://www.scorechicago.org.
SCORE counselors are successful executives and business owners who can help you on a wide variety of business issues like financing, marketing or business plans. They have volunteered their wisdom and experience to help you at no cost.
This poetry class is designed for both beginning and experienced poets. In-class writing exercises will challenge your inner muse as we experiment with various poetic forms (rhymed and unrhymed) and sparks for inspiration.
Cost-$60. Payment due at time of registration. You are not officially registered until payment is received. No refunds.
Enter your library card number below to complete registration.
Click here to pay by credit card at Illinois EPay.
To pay by cash or check or if you are a non-library cardholder, please register in person at the check out desk.
Summer Baby Booktime
Newborns to walkers with parent or caregiver.
Introduce your baby to the sounds and rhythms of language using stories, music, and rhymes. Delight and stimulate your baby's senses and build a foundation for a lifelong love of books and reading. Each class will end with 1/2 hour of play featuring age-appropriate toys and time for socialization.
Spanish Literary Club
Attendees will take part in lively discussions on Spanish literature, focusing on the works of notable authors. Conversations will be mostly in Spanish, but non-native speakers are welcome.
Get answers to your computer and tech questions from the New Media staff. Pick up tips and tricks for all your devices or try out a Mac or Windows 10 computer, an iPad, a Kindle Reader or a Windows Surface.