Friday, February 5, 2016

Library Happenings: February 8 - 14

Adult Programs

Power Employment Workshop
TuesdayFebruary 8 at 10:30am, Large Meeting Room

Movie: Bridge of Spies
Tuesday, February 9 at 7pm, Large Meeting Room

Ceramics Night: Heart-Shaped Dish Set
Wednesday, February 10 at 7pm, Large Meeting Room

Senior Moments and Cookie Decorating
Thursday, February 11 at 11:30am, Large Meeting Room

Internet Basics
Friday, February 12 at 2pm, Adult Computer Lab

Game Night
Friday, February 12 at 7:30 - 10pm, Adult Services

AARP Driver Training
Saturday, February 13 at 12 - 4pm, Small Conference Room

Youth Programs

Baby Tales
Monday, February 8 at 10am, Kids Korner

Story Lab: Read, Explore, Ask, Discover
Tuesday, February at 10am and 1:30pm, Kids Korner
Thursday, February 11 at 10am, Kids Korner

CSI: Curious Science Investigators
Tuesday, February 9 at 4:15pm, Kids Korner
Thursday, February 11 at 4:15pm, Kids Korner

Alphabet Soup
Wednesday, February 10 at 9:30am and 10:30am, Kids Korner

Evening Storytime
Wednesday, February 10 at 6:30pm, Kids Korner

Fun Factory Craft
Saturday, February 13 at 9:30am - 4:30pm, Youth Services

Teen Programs

Teen Advisory Group
Wednesday, February 10 at 2:30pm, Small Conference Room

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Annual Used Book Sale


It's that time of year again. Time for the library's huge Annual Used Book Sale, sponsored by the Friends of the Elk Grove Village Public Library!

Sections featured at the the annual sale include:
  • Art
  • Audio/Visual
  • Biography
  • Children's
  • Cooking
  • Fantasy
  • Foreign Language
  • Hollywood
  • Military
  • Music
  • Mystery
  • Popular Fiction
  • Religion
  • and MORE!
Preview Night
Friday, February 26 at 6 - 8:30pm, Large Meeting Room

For Friends members only.
Membership may be made prior to Friday's preview night.

Public Sale
Saturday, February 27 at 9am - 4pm, Large Meeting Room

Bag Sale
Sunday, February 28 at 1 - 4pm, Large Meeting Room

Fill up a bag with as many non-specials as you wish. Purchase of one $5 bag required for admittance. Additional bags may be purchased.

Mini Book Sales
Look for mini sales in the lobby weekdays during the book sale set up, February 16 - 24 from 9:30am to 2pm.


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Monday, February 1, 2016

Recommended Websites for February

Another Leap Year is Upon Us
(and Valentine's Day, too)


Customs and Traditions
http://www.timeanddate.com/date/leap-day-february-29.html

Fun Facts
http://www.chiff.com/a/leap-year.htm

Famous Leap Day Events and Birthdays
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/February_29

Valentine's Day
http://www.history.com/topics/valentines-day


All links are suggestions, not endorsements.

Friday, January 29, 2016

Library Happenings: February 1 - 7

Adult Programs

Book Discussion
Tuesday, February 2 at 10:30am, Large Meeting Room

Library Board Meeting
Tuesday, February 2 at 7pm, Large Meeting Room

Youth Programs

Baby Tales
Monday, February 1 at 10am, Kids Korner

Jumpin' & Jammin'
Monday, February 1 at 11am, Kids Korner

Polish Storytime
Monday, February 1 at 6:30pm, Kids Korner

Story Lab: Read, Explore, Ask, Discover
Tuesday, February 2 at 10am and 1:30pm, Kids Korner
Thursday, February 4 at 10am, Kids Korner

CSI: Curious Science Investigators
Tuesday, February 2 at 4:15pm, Kids Korner
Thursday, February 4 at 4:15pm, Kids Korner

Alphabet Soup
Wednesday, February 3 at 9:30am and 10:30am, Kids Korner

Evening Storytime
Wednesday, February 3 at 6:30pm, Kids Korner

Fun Factory Craft
Saturday, February 6 at 9:30am - 4:30pm, Youth Services

Babysitters' Training Course
Saturday, February 6 at 10:30am - 2:30pm, Kids Korner

Teen Programs

Babysitters' Training Course
Saturday, January 30 at 10:30am - 2:30pm, Kids Korner