Family Storytime

Tuesday, March 30, 10:30 AM.

Storytimes offer great opportunities for kids and families to learn and have fun. Family Storytime is designed for children of all ages and interests. You may request a Storytime Kit with items that can be used with all of our storytimes. Please note that each child can only receive this kit once.

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Virtual Anonymous Teen Writers Group

Every Thursday, 4:00 - 5:30 PM.

Writers in grades 7 - 12 are invited to join in on a Zoom video chat for some socializing, discussion, and, of course, writing! Share your poems and stories in a supportive space or listen to others read.

Join the live chat at https://zoom.us/j/724545079 or phone in at 312-626-6799. Meeting ID: 724 545 079.

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Scripted! Reader’s Theater Event

Wednesday, March 24, 4:00 PM. Grades 3-6.

With Reader's Theatre you're part of the show! No lines to memorize, just words to say! Play your part straight, funny, or dramatic - they're your lines to read as the story unfolds.

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Crochet-a-Long: Tunisian Holiday Sampler Blanket

Wednesdays, March 03 - July 28, 3:00 PM.

Each Wednesday this spring and into the summer, we will be learning a new Tunisian crochet stitch as we work on a weekly block for the Tunisian Holiday Sampler Blanket pattern from TL Yarn Crafts.

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Family Storytime

Tuesday, March 23, 10:30 AM.

Storytimes offer great opportunities for kids and families to learn and have fun. Family Storytime is designed for children of all ages and interests. You may request a Storytime Kit with items that can be used with all of our storytimes. Please note that each child can only receive this kit once.

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Medicare 101

Monday, March 22, 6:30 PM.

Get up to speed on what Medicare care covers, what it doesn't, and your potential out-of-pocket exposure. In an online video chat, we’ll discuss Supplements, Medicare Advantage plans, Part D prescription coverage, and cost-saving strategies. Presented by Robin Dawson of the Medicare Solutions Network.

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Virtual Anonymous Teen Writers Group

Every Thursday, 4:00 - 5:30 PM.

Writers in grades 7 - 12 are invited to join in on a Zoom video chat for some socializing, discussion, and, of course, writing! Share your poems and stories in a supportive space or listen to others read.

Join the live chat at https://zoom.us/j/724545079 or phone in at 312-626-6799. Meeting ID: 724 545 079.

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Kids Book and Craft Party

Wednesday, March 17, 4:00 PM. Ages 12 & under.

Join us for a craft party themed around books from our collection. Make two crafts with us as we chat about and read two of our favorite books on Zoom.

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Crochet-a-Long: Tunisian Holiday Sampler Blanket

Wednesdays, March 03 - July 28, 3:00 PM.

Each Wednesday this spring and into the summer, we will be learning a new Tunisian crochet stitch as we work on a weekly block for the Tunisian Holiday Sampler Blanket pattern from TL Yarn Crafts.

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Making Movies: The Craft, the Secrets, the Fun

Tuesday, March 16, 7:00 PM.

Filmmakers Tom Capps, Phil Russell, and Janelle Tedesco from Thursday Shoots Productions will pull back the curtain to reveal how movies are made. Whether it’s a big budget or independent film, there's always an illusion to create and a way to accomplish it! Props and visual aids will unveil the real tricks commonly used during the movie making process.

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Morningstar Help and Training

Tuesday, March 16, 11:00 AM.

Morningstar Investment Research Center offers stock market analysis, mutual fund and ETF research, hedge fund ratings, 401k plan research, and much more to help you invest with confidence. In an online help and training seminar, Morningstar's experts will help you discover what Morningstar has to offer.

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Family Storytime

Tuesday, March 16, 10:30 AM.

Storytimes offer great opportunities for kids and families to learn and have fun. Family Storytime is designed for children of all ages and interests. You may request a Storytime Kit with items that can be used with all of our storytimes. Please note that each child can only receive this kit once.

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Pen & Ink Writers Group

Monday, March 15, 7:00 PM.

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.

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You Make: Watercolor Resist Painting

Monday, March 15, 6:00 PM. Ages 12 & under.

You don't need to be a professional artist to make great art - just a little tape, paint, and imagination! Supplies will be ready to pick up starting March 8th.

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Kids Write Away Online

Thursday, March 11, 4:00 PM.
Grades 4-6.

Want to become the next famous author? Join us on Zoom video chat to participate in our social distancing writers group.

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Virtual Anonymous Teen Writers Group

Every Thursday, 4:00 - 5:30 PM.

Writers in grades 7 - 12 are invited to join in on a Zoom video chat for some socializing, discussion, and, of course, writing! Share your poems and stories in a supportive space or listen to others read.

Join the live chat at https://zoom.us/j/724545079 or phone in at 312-626-6799. Meeting ID: 724 545 079.

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Crochet-a-Long: Tunisian Holiday Sampler Blanket

Wednesdays, March 03 - July 28, 3:00 PM.

Each Wednesday this spring and into the summer, we will be learning a new Tunisian crochet stitch as we work on a weekly block for the Tunisian Holiday Sampler Blanket pattern from TL Yarn Crafts.

Read More