Rise and Shine: An Introduction To Shakespeare

Wednesday, June 26, 2019 - 10:30 AM

Peter Garino, the artistic director of The Shakespeare Project of Chicago, discusses the life and work of William Shakespeare, the greatest dramatist in the history of the English language. He traces Shakespeare from his birthplace in Stratford-u...

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Summer 3D Printing Club

Wednesday, June 26, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Spend an hour using Tinkercad, CookieCaster or Sculptris to create your own 3D designs to submit for printing on the Library's 3D printer. Staff will be on hand to offer assistance.  Attendee must be between the ages of 9 Years and 13 Years old. ...

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League of Women Voters Book Discussion - Alyce Brenner Room

Wednesday, June 26, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

League of Women Voters Book Discussion

In the Alyce Brenner Room



Cosmic Lotería // Lotería Cósmica

Wednesday, June 26, 2019 - 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Join us for a family game of lotería with cards from NASA. We'll play in English and Spanish! The program will be in the Meeting Room. Space is limited. // Júntenos por un juego familiar de lotería con tarjetas de NASA. ¡Jugaremos en inglés y...

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Summer Tales for Tots

Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM

For ages 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 with parent or caregiver. Location: Meeting Room.
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 languag...

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Friends Book Nook Thursdays

Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 4:30 PM

Drop by the lower level to purchase gently used books, audiobooks, cds, dvds, vhs tapes and record albums!

On non-Book Nook days a smaller selection of books are available for purchase from the Book Nook shelves on the lower and main levels.


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Summer Storytime Live!

Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 1:30 PM to 2:00 PM

For ages 3 1/2 to 6.  Location: Meeting Room. Drop off your independent preschoolers or kindergartners in the Meeting Room for a special storytime! Let them enjoy great stories, puppets, flannel boards, music, and activities that foster pre-readi...

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3D Printing Partners: Make a Spaceship

Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Kids, bring a grown up to work with as you use Tinkercad to create a spaceship which you can tie to a parachute for soft landings.  For ages 3 – 8 with an actively participating adult.  Registration required.  Each child must be registered in...

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Library on the Loose: Ravinia Food Truck Thursdays

Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 4:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Feed your mind!  Look for us at the Ravinia District Food Truck Thursdays. We will be there to answer your library questions, register residents for library cards, hand out free books and more!  Click for more information about Food Truck Thursd...

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