Discussion Group

Kids Write Away Redux

Thursday, January 24, 2019 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Grades 4-6. Registration Required.

Want to become the next famous author? Join us for one or all three classes this winter! The themes for each class are, "What is a Villain?," "Where is Your Voice?," and "Is that the Ending?"

Registration begins November 5th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Others may register beginning November 12th. Priority for Kids programs goes to Norridge and Harwood Heights residents.
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Anonymous Teen Writers

Thursday, January 24, 2019 -
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.
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Anonymous Teen Writers

Thursday, January 31, 2019 -
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.
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Civil War Discussion

Saturday, February 2, 2019 -
10:00am to 1:00pm
Join Tom DeFranco for a monthly discussion of Civil War related books, events and historical figures.
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Adult Book Discussion:This Is What Happened

Monday, February 4, 2019 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm
This month's Adult Book Discussion book will be This Is What Happened by Mick Herron.

Living alone in a sublet in the huge city of London, with no family, no boyfriend, and not much in the way of friends, Maggie is the kind of person who could vanish without anyone noticing. Or just the kind of person MI5 needs to infiltrate an international plot putting Britain at risk.

Copies of the book are available in regular and large type. Loans will also be available in audio and eBook formats. Join us for a lively discussion.
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Adult Book Discussion: This Is What Happened

Tuesday, February 5, 2019 -
2:00pm to 3:30pm
This month's Adult Book Discussion book will be This Is What Happened by Mick Herron.

Living alone in a sublet in the huge city of London, with no family, no boyfriend, and not much in the way of friends, Maggie is the kind of person who could vanish without anyone noticing. Or just the kind of person MI5 needs to infiltrate an international plot putting Britain at risk.

Copies of the book are available at the Library Services Desk one month before the discussion. If you are new to the club, please consider attending the Monday evening session.
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Battle of the Books

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 -
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.
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Garden Club

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm
Join us to talk about bulbs, bushes, berries and begonias. We'll discuss everything from window boxes to victory gardens.
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Anonymous Teen Writers

Thursday, February 7, 2019 -
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.
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Teen Music Club

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 -
4:00pm to 6:00pm
Music fans 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.
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