Programs & Events

Baby Storytime

July 17th,
10:30am to 11:30am
Drop-In Baby Storytime
Ages 6-17 months
Priority for storytimes goes to Norridge and Harwood Heights residents.

Movie Monday

July 17th,
4:00pm to 6:00pm
Ages 12 and under. Drop-in.

Drop in every other Monday for popcorn and a family movie on the big screen! Look for announcement of movie titles soon.

Android Seminar

July 17th,
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Learn how to use an Android device at your own pace! Watch tutorial videos and practice what you learn with an Android tablet. Then library staff will answer any questions.

Registration begins May 1 for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with a valid library card. All others may register beginning May 8.

Pen and Ink Writers Group

July 17th,
7:00pm to 9:00pm
The Pen and Ink Writers Group gathers on the third Monday of each month to read short stories, poems or essays, all inspired by a common theme. Build up your writing skills through practice, presentation and positive critique. This month's theme is STAMP.

Toddler Storytime

July 18th,
9:30am to 10:15am
Drop-In Toddler Storytime
Ages 18-35 Months
Priority for storytime goes to Norridge and Harwood Heights cardholders.

Comic Book Confidential: A Comics Camp for Teens

July 18th,
10:00am to 2:00pm
Get a peek into the comic book world by working with professional writers and artists, Eric Rohmann, Ali Cantarella, and Wesley Sun to bring your comic vision to life. You'll end up with your own mini-comic and everyone's work will be bound into a book that will be available for checkout from the library. All materials will be supplied but feel free to bring your favorite writing and drawing tools.

Today's guest: Ali Cantarella. thewetstain.com 

Junior Storytime

July 18th,
10:30am to 11:30am
Drop-In Junior Storytime
Ages 3-5 years
Priority goes to Norridge and Harwoo

Knitting Circle

July 18th,
2:30pm to 4:00pm
Join us the third Tuesday of each month for an afternoon of knitting and crocheting over tea and coffee with fellow fiber-arts lovers. No need to register, just show up with your needles and hooks and craft away!

Polish Junior Storytime

July 18th,
6:00pm to 7:00pm
Drop-In Polish Junior Storytime (Storytime is in Polish)
Ages 3-5 years
Prio

Learn the Embroidery Machine

July 18th,
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Adults and Teens in grades 7 & up

Get training on using one of our new Workshop tools, the embroidery machine.

Registration begins May 1 for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with a current library card. All others may register beginning May 8.

Comic Book Confidential: A Comics Camp for Teens

July 19th,
10:00am to 2:00pm
Get a peek into the comic book world by working with professional writers and artists, Eric Rohmann, Ali Cantarella, and Wesley Sun to bring your comic vision to life. You'll end up with your own mini-comic and everyone's work will be bound into a book that will be available for checkout from the library. All materials will be supplied but feel free to bring your favorite writing and drawing tools.

Today's guest: Wesley Sun. sunbrosstudios.com

Toddler Storytime

July 19th,
10:00am to 11:00am
Drop-In Toddler Storytime
Ages 18-35 Months
Priority for storytime goes to Norridge and Harwood Heights cardholders.

Junior Storytime

July 19th,
1:00pm to 2:00pm
Drop-In Junior Storytime
Ages 3-5 years
Priority goes to Norridge and Harwoo

Advanced Computer Literacy Series

July 19th,
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Extend your computer knowledge with this three-part series.

Registration begins May 1 for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with a current library card. All others may register beginning May 8.

Comic Book Confidential: A Comics Camp for Teens

July 20th,
10:00am to 2:00pm
Get a peek into the comic book world by working with professional writers and artists, Eric Rohmann, Ali Cantarella, and Wesley Sun to bring your comic vision to life. You'll end up with your own mini-comic and everyone's work will be bound into a book that will be available for checkout from the library. All materials will be supplied but feel free to bring your favorite writing and drawing tools.

Registration begins May 1 for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with a valid library card. All others may register beginning May 8.

Classic Film Series: Way Out West (1937)

July 20th,
1:00pm to 3:30pm
Our Classic Film Series continues with Way Out West.

Laurel and Hardy attempt to deliver the deed to a valuable gold mine to the daughter of a prospector. Directed by James W. Horne.

Film historian Ralph Amelio leads a discussion following the movie. Unrated. 1h 4m.

Anonymous Teen Writers

July 20th,
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.

Big Kids Storytime

July 20th,
6:00pm to 7:00pm
Big Kid Storytime
Grades K-2
Priority for storytime goes to Norridge and Harwood Heights cardholders.

Library Board Meeting

July 20th,
7:30pm to 9:30pm
The monthly meeting of the Eisenhower Library Board of Trustees

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