Programs & Events

Modern Times Film Series: Hacksaw Ridge

September 19th,
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 Hacksaw Ridge, starring Andrew Garfield as Army Medic Desmond T. Doss, the first man in American history to receive the Medal of Honor without firing a shot. Rated R. 2h 19m.

Knitting Circle

September 19th,
2:30pm to 4:00pm
Join us each month for an afternoon of knitting and crocheting over tea and coffee. No need to register, just show up with your needles and hooks and craft away!

Kids Yoga

September 19th,
4:30pm to 5:30pm
Ages 7-10 Registration Required (One session per family)

Enjoy Yoga at the library with a registered yoga teacher. This program focuses on yoga and integrative learning with storytelling. Yoga mats are provided.

Kids registration starts August 7 for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents. All others may register beginning August 14. Priority for Kids World programs goes to Norridge and Harwood Heights residents.

Take-Apart Lab: Adult and Teen

September 20th,
7:30pm to 8:30pm
For adults and teens in grades seven and up.

Learn how things work by taking them apart and exploring what's under the surface. This month we'll take apart clocks and watches.

Registration starts August 7th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with current library cards. All others may register beginning August 14th.

Anonymous Teen Writers

September 21st,
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.

Kids Write Away

September 21st,
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Grades 4-6. Registration required.

Bring your creativity and get ready to devote an hour to your imagination. We will provide pens, paper, and exercises to flex your inspiration and practice your craft. Let's write away!

Registration starts August 7th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with current library cards. All others may register beginning August 14th. Priority for Kids World programs is given to Norridge and Harwood Heights residents.

Library Board Meeting

September 21st,
7:30pm to 9:30pm
The monthly meeting of the Eisenhower Library Board of Trustees

Intermediate Excel 2016

September 22nd,
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Continue developing your Excel skills.

Registration starts August 7th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with current library cards. All others may register beginning August 14th. Priority for Kids World programs is given to Norridge and Harwood Heights residents.

Dig Those Dinosaur Bones!

September 23rd,
1:00pm to 4:00pm
Grades K-6th grade. Registration Required.

Do you know your dinosaurs inside and out? We'll explore the world of dinosaur bones and fossils by taking an "under the skin" look at how dinosaurs moved and then use household items to build awesome dinosaur skeletons.

Registration starts August 7th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with current library cards. All others may register beginning August 14th. Priority for Kids World programs is given to Norridge and Harwood Heights residents.

Polish Individual Computer Help 2:00-2:25 pm

September 23rd,
2:00pm to 2:25pm
Masz pytanie na temat komputera? Zarejestruj sie na sesje z informatykiem (technology clerk). Przyjdz z lista pytan lub rzeczy, o które chcesz zapytac.

Rejestracja dla mieszkanców Norridge i Harwood Heights zaczyna sie 7 sierpnia. Rejestracja dla niezamieszkalych w Norridge lub Harwood Heights zaczyna sie 14 sierpnia. 



Have a computer question you need help with? Sign up for a session with a technology clerk. Come prepared with questions to ask, or a specific thing you want to learn about.

Friends Book Sale

September 23rd,
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Look for the Friends of the Library in the Book Sale room on the first floor, next to the Quiet Room 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.

Polish Individual Computer Help 2:25-2:50 pm

September 23rd,
2:25pm to 2:50pm
Masz pytanie na temat komputera? Zarejestruj sie na sesje z informatykiem (technology clerk). Przyjdz z lista pytan lub rzeczy, o które chcesz zapytac.

Rejestracja dla mieszkanców Norridge i Harwood Heights zaczyna sie 7 sierpnia. Rejestracja dla niezamieszkalych w Norridge lub Harwood Heights zaczyna sie 14 sierpnia. 



Have a computer question you need help with? Sign up for a session with a technology clerk. Come prepared with questions to ask, or a specific thing you want to learn about.

Polish Individual Computer Help 2:50-3:15 pm

September 23rd,
2:50pm to 3:15pm
Masz pytanie na temat komputera? Zarejestruj sie na sesje z informatykiem (technology clerk). Przyjdz z lista pytan lub rzeczy, o które chcesz zapytac.

Rejestracja dla mieszkanców Norridge i Harwood Heights zaczyna sie 7 sierpnia. Rejestracja dla niezamieszkalych w Norridge lub Harwood Heights zaczyna sie 14 sierpnia. 



Have a computer question you need help with? Sign up for a session with a technology clerk. Come prepared with questions to ask, or a specific thing you want to learn about.

Polish Individual Computer Help 3:15-3:40 pm

September 23rd,
3:15pm to 3:40pm
Masz pytanie na temat komputera? Zarejestruj sie na sesje z informatykiem (technology clerk). Przyjdz z lista pytan lub rzeczy, o które chcesz zapytac.

Rejestracja dla mieszkanców Norridge i Harwood Heights zaczyna sie 7 sierpnia. Rejestracja dla niezamieszkalych w Norridge lub Harwood Heights zaczyna sie 14 sierpnia. 



Have a computer question you need help with? Sign up for a session with a technology clerk. Come prepared with questions to ask, or a specific thing you want to learn about.

Polish Individual Computer Help 3:40-4:05pm

September 23rd,
3:40pm to 4:05pm
Masz pytanie na temat komputera? Zarejestruj sie na sesje z informatykiem (technology clerk). Przyjdz z lista pytan lub rzeczy, o które chcesz zapytac.

Rejestracja dla mieszkanców Norridge i Harwood Heights zaczyna sie 7 sierpnia. Rejestracja dla niezamieszkalych w Norridge lub Harwood Heights zaczyna sie 14 sierpnia. 



Have a computer question you need help with? Sign up for a session with a technology clerk. Come prepared with questions to ask, or a specific thing you want to learn about.

Book Buzz: What to Read This Fall

September 24th,
2:00pm to 3:00pm
Love free books? Robert Haddock from Penguin-Random House returns with the inside scoop on all the hottest books coming out this fall. Don't forget about the free books and other giveaways.

Registration starts August 7th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with current library cards. All others may register beginning August 14th.

Crazy 8s Math Club

September 25th,
4:30pm to 5:45pm
Grades K-2. Registration required (for the full eight weeks)

Join Bedtime Math's Crazy 8s Club to build stuff, run and jump, make music, make a mess . it's a totally new kind of math club. You'll get to do mischief-making activities like Glow-in-the-Dark Geometry, Bouncy Dice, and Toilet Paper Olympics. You'll take home cool gadgets, too.

Registration is for all eight classes; note that there is no class October 2nd.

Brain and Memory Health

September 25th,
6:30pm to 8:00pm
Join memory expert Dr. Linda Sasser for an entertaining look at how memory works. Learn about practices for improving brain function and leave with easy-to-use strategies for remembering names, information, and tasks.

Registration starts August 7th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with current library cards. All others may register beginning August 14th.

Social Media 101: Instagram

September 26th,
2:00pm to 3:00pm
Learn what you can do with the popular social website, Instagram. Set up your profile and begin sharing photos and videos right away.

Registration starts August 7th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with current library cards. All others may register beginning August 14th.

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