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Fractured Fairy Tales with the GreatWorks Touring Theater Reader Show

GreatWorks Touring Theater is returning to the Library to celebrate the Summer Reading Club finishers. Be sure to make your way back for this super cool show. They're updating these tales for modern kids and will add a splash of fun to your last days of summer vacation. The PreReader version of this show runs at 1:30 and the Reader version runs at 3:30.

Event Date: 
Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 3:30pm to 4:15pm

Fandom Fest

Anime, science fiction and fantasy fans of all stripes are invited to share your passions. Make and display fan art, join a costume parade and more!

Event Date: 
Sunday, November 23, 2014 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Job Seekers - Power Employment Workshop

This nationally recognized program, presented by Business and Career Services Inc. and Illinois workNet, provides expert guidance on smart goals, resume and cover letter writing, effective job searching, and interview techniques. Short breaks are provided. Brown bag lunch, snacks and covered drinks permitted. Registration required.

Event Date: 
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 9:30am to 2:00pm

The Adoption Process: A to Z

Attorney Sally Wildman explains the fundamentals of adopting a child and the legal steps of this process. Includes resources for choosing an agency and locating community and professional support. Focuses on different types of adoption, initiating a search for an available child, new steps in legal proceedings, and the trend to openness. Registration required.

Event Date: 
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Lego Club

Join us on the 4th Monday of each month to create masterpieces at our new Lego Club. Grades K-8. No registration necessary.

Event Date: 
Monday, August 25, 2014 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm

Babytime

Drop in for our year-round short program of stories, songs, and rhymes followed by playtime. Ages 0-2 with a grownup.

Event Date: 
Monday, August 25, 2014 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

Family Movie - The Lego Movie

Drop in at 2pm on the 4th Saturday of the month for a big movie and a little snack. Caregivers need to stay in the room with children through grade 2. This month we are showing The Lego Movie rated PG with a running time of 100 minutes.

Event Date: 
Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Sports Writer Kent Mc Dill Talks Bulls and Bears

Get the inside scoop on your favorite teams from former Daily Herald sports writer and author of a new book, "If These Walls Could Talk: Chicago Bulls" and the successful "100 Things Chicago Bears Fans Should Know and Do Before They Die". Both teams are off on this date, so join a guy who knows his stuff for an afternoon of sports talk. Books will be available for purchase and signing.

Event Date: 
Sunday, December 7, 2014 - 2:00pm to 3:45pm

Babytime

Drop in for our year-round short program of stories, songs, and rhymes followed by playtime. Ages 0-2 with a grownup.

Event Date: 
Monday, August 18, 2014 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

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