Programs & Events

Intermediate Excel 2016

February 12th,
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Continue developing your Excel skills.

Registration starts November 6th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Others may register beginning November 13th.

Convert VHS to DVD

February 12th,
6:00pm to 7:00pm
Bring your home movies into the modern age with our VHS to DVD conversion tools.

Registration starts November 6th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Others may register beginning November 13th.

Drop-in Toddler Storytime

February 13th,
9:30am to 10:20am

Ages: 18-35 Months

Let's "Sing, talk, read, write, and play" together. No need to register, just check-in at the Kids World Desk 30 minutes before class begins.

Priority for storytime goes to Norridge and Harwood Heights cardholders.

Drop-in Junior Storytime

February 13th,
10:30am to 11:30am

Ages: 3-5 Years

Let's "Sing, talk, read, write, and play" together. No need to register, just check-in at the Kids World Desk 30 minutes before class begins.

Priority for storytime goes to Norridge and Harwood Heights cardholders.

Modern Times Film Series: Going in Style

February 13th,
2:00pm to 4:30pm
The Modern Times Film series showcases new additions to the library's movie collection. This month's movie will be Going in Style, the story of three retirees who rob the bank that destroyed their pension fund. 2017. PG-13. 1h 36m.

Teen Music Club

February 13th,
4:00pm to 6:00pm
Musicians of all levels in grades 7-12 are invited to hang out with friends and geek out about music. During each session, we'll talk about music, write songs, learn some instruments, and make recordings in the Workshop studio. Bring your ideas, instruments, and friends.

Drop-in Toddler Storytime

February 14th,
10:00am to 11:00am

Ages: 18-35 Months

Let's "Sing, talk, read, write, and play" together. No need to register, just check-in at the Kids World Desk 30 minutes before class begins.

Priority for storytime goes to Norridge and Harwood Heights cardholders.

Battle of the Books

February 14th,
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Battle of the Books challenges students in grades four through six to become familiar with literature. Comprehension and retention are put to the test in a Jeopardy style battle between the teams.

Area schools create their own teams and gather at the library to compete in a five-week battle on questions derived from selected books. See your school's Battle Coach to sign up. 

Mobile Device Help

February 14th,
6:00pm to 7:00pm
Have a phone or tablet and need help getting started. Need advanced help with an app? Sign up for personalized individual help! One device per session, though multiple people may attend with the device.

Registration starts November 6th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Others may register beginning November 13th.

Mobile Device Help

February 14th,
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Have a phone or tablet and need help getting started. Need advanced help with an app? Sign up for personalized individual help! One device per session, though multiple people may attend with the device.

Registration starts November 6th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Others may register beginning November 13th.

Classic Film Series: Seconds

February 15th,
1:00pm to 3:30pm
Our Classic Film Series continues with Seconds.

An unhappy banker agrees to a procedure that will fake his death and give him a completely new identity, despite the price. 1966. Rated R. 1h 46m.

Film historian Ralph Amelio leads a discussion following the movie.

Anonymous Teen Writers

February 15th,
4:00pm to 5:30pm
Writers in grades 7 - 12 are invited to join in on a weekly hour and a half of socializing, discussion, and, of course, writing! Share your poems and stories in a supportive space or listen to others read.

Bus Trip: Adler After Dark

February 15th,
4:30pm to 9:30pm
$30.00 - The Adler Planetarium's popular adults-only nighttime event offers unlimited access to all the astronomical exhibits, sky shows, and tours of the Doane Observatory (weather permitting). Not to mention the best view of the Chicago skyline in the city. Explore the Museum while enjoying drinks and entertainment. Meals and snacks are available for purchase at Café Galileo.

Registration starts November 6th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Others may register beginning November 13th.

Drop-in Big Kids Storytime

February 15th,
6:00pm to 7:00pm

Grades K - 2

Let's "Sing, talk, read, write, and play" together. No need to register, just check-in at the Kids World Desk 30 minutes before class begins.

Priority for storytime goes to Norridge and Harwood Heights cardholders.

Library Board Meeting

February 15th,
7:30pm to 9:30pm
The monthly meeting of the Eisenhower Library Board of Trustees

Drop-in Junior Storytime

February 16th,
10:00am to 11:00am

Ages: 3-5 Years

Let's "Sing, talk, read, write, and play" together. No need to register, just check-in at the Kids World Desk 30 minutes before class begins.

Priority for storytime goes to Norridge and Harwood Heights cardholders.

Page to Screen Book Club: Fences

February 16th,
1:30pm to 4:30pm
Every month we'll watch a movie and discuss the book from which it was adapted. This month's adaptation will be Fences based on the play by August Wilson. Copies of the book are available at the Library Services Desk approximately one month before the screening. 2016. PG-13. 2h 19m.

Sew Pajama Pants!

February 17th,
10:00am to 12:00pm
Learn to make pajama pants for yourself or as a gift in this two-part class!

Registration starts November 6th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Others may register beginning November 13th.

Lettuce Get Cooking

February 17th,
11:00am to 12:30pm
Ages 7 through 12. Registration required

Don't know the first thing about cooking? Romaine calm! Learn two easy recipes that you can do at home all by yourself.

Kids registration starts November 6th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents. All others may register beginning November 13th. Priority for Kids World programs goes to Norridge and Harwood Heights residents.

Bikes, Buggies & Burma Shave: Happy Trails to You

February 17th,
2:30pm to 3:30pm
Living history performer R.J. Lindsey portrays Ransom E. Olds, founder of Oldsmobile and father of the auto industry. Learn about early automobiles, turn-of-the-century races, and the advent of roadside advertising.

Registration starts November 6th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Others may register beginning November 13th.

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