Programs & Events

U Make: Slime

November 20th,
1:00pm to 2:30pm

Grades 1-3, with a parent or guardian. Registration Required.

Calling all young scientists! Sticky, goopy, and squishy... Who doesn't like slime? Learn how to make a few kinds of slime and different ways to play with it. Bring a parent or guardian age 14 or older who will assist with the slime science.

Modern Times Film Series: Black Panther

November 20th,
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 Black Panther. The new king of a technologically advanced African nation, is challenged by a vengeful outsider and a black-market arms dealer. 2018. PG-13. 2h 14m.

Knitting Circle

November 20th,
2:30pm to 4:00pm
Join the Knitting Circle every month in Fannie's Cafe for an afternoon of crafting, coffee, and friends.

Book A Listener

November 20th,
4:00pm to 4:15pm

Registration Required, Ages 12 and under

Readers are invited to read out loud to one of the Kids World librarians for 10-15 minutes in these individual sessions geared for individuals who are not confident readers or for whom additional practice is needed to be at grade level. Please be sure to bring the reader's desired reading material to the session.

Book A Listener

November 20th,
4:20pm to 4:35pm

Registration Required, Ages 12 and under

Readers are invited to read out loud to one of the Kids World librarians for 10-15 minutes in these individual sessions geared for individuals who are not confident readers or for whom additional practice is needed to be at grade level. Please be sure to bring the reader's desired reading material to the session.

Coffee with the Director

November 20th,
5:00pm to 6:00pm
Stop in at Fannie's Cafe, grab a free cup of coffee, and share your thoughts, comments, and suggestions with library director Stacy Wittmann.

Book A Listener

November 21st,
4:00pm to 4:15pm

Registration Required, Ages 12 and under

Readers are invited to read out loud to one of the Kids World librarians for 10-15 minutes in these individual sessions geared for individuals who are not confident readers or for whom additional practice is needed to be at grade level. Please be sure to bring the reader's desired reading material to the session.

Book A Listener

November 21st,
4:20pm to 4:35pm

Registration Required, Ages 12 and under

Readers are invited to read out loud to one of the Kids World librarians for 10-15 minutes in these individual sessions geared for individuals who are not confident readers or for whom additional practice is needed to be at grade level. Please be sure to bring the reader's desired reading material to the session.

U Make: Slime

November 23rd,
1:00pm to 2:30pm
Grades 1-3, with a parent or guardian. Registration Required.

Calling all young scientists! Sticky, goopy, and squishy... Who doesn't like slime? Learn how to make a few kinds of slime and different ways to play with it. Bring a parent or guardian age 14 or older who will assist with the slime science.

Friends Book Sale

November 24th,
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Look for the Friends of the Library in the Book Sale on the 2nd and 4th Saturday of every month to support the library and find great deals. Hardcovers, DVDs & CDs: $1.00. Paperbacks: 50 cents.

Family Fireplace Photo Day

November 25th,
11:00am to 4:30pm
The beautiful fireplace in our Quiet Room will serve as a backdrop for family photos and a photographer will provide you with a digital photo for your holiday cards. Photos will be limited to a maximum of three poses. Pets are welcome during morning time slots.

Registration starts August 6th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Online registration for everyone starts August 13th.

NaNoWriMo Write Your Novel Here

November 25th,
1:00pm to 4:30pm
National Novel Writing Month (or NaNoWriMo), encourages aspiring authors to take on the challenge of writing a 50,000 word novel in the month of November.

Every Sunday during November we're offering quiet space in our second floor Conference Room for NaNoWriMo participants. For access, ask at the Answers Desk.

Mobile Device Help

November 26th,
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 August 6th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Others may register beginning August 13th.

Mobile Device Help

November 26th,
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 August 6th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Others may register beginning August 13th.

Teen Music Club

November 27th,
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.

Modern Times Film Series: Black Panther

November 27th,
6:00pm to 8:30pm
The Modern Times Film series showcases new additions to the library's movie collection.

This month's movie will be Black Panther. The new king of a technologically advanced African nation, is challenged by a vengeful outsider and a black-market arms dealer. 2018. PG-13. 2h 14m.

Sewing Machine Features: Feet and Stitches

November 27th,
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Find out how different sewing machine feet and stitches can help perfect your projects.

Registration starts August 6th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Online registration for everyone starts August 13th.

Adult Art and Craft Day

November 28th,
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Join us for an adults-only crafting session. All supplies will be provided.

Registration starts August 6th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Online registration for everyone starts August 13th.

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