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Chuck Jones™’ Season of Creativity Exhibit Kickoff

2020-01-15 17:00:00 2020-01-15 18:00:00 America/Chicago Chuck Jones™’ Season of Creativity Exhibit Kickoff Main Library

Wednesday, January 15
5:00pm - 6:00pm

Add to Calendar 2020-01-15 17:00:00 2020-01-15 18:00:00 America/Chicago Chuck Jones™’ Season of Creativity Exhibit Kickoff Celebrate the opening of the Chuck Jones™’ Season of Creativity Exhibit at a special kickoff event. Main Library

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Celebrate the opening of the Chuck Jones™’ Season of Creativity Exhibit at a special kickoff event.

Celebrate the opening of the Chuck Jones™’ Season of Creativity Exhibit. Get your photo taken with Looney Tunes™ characters, get creative at animation activities and listen to the Elgin Master Chorale Chamber Singers perform their spectacular Tunes from the Toons program.

AGE GROUP: | All Ages |

EVENT TYPE: | Community |

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Sat, Jan 25, 10:30am - 11:20am
South Elgin Branch - South Elgin - Hoffer Room
For ages 2-4. Come explore ballet, jazz, hip hop, and lyrical dance with a story and game to keep you moving. Registration for four weeks is required.

Sat, Jan 25, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library - Youth Center - North
If you’re a 6th to 8th grader looking to gain experience in library programming or gain hours for school service, then consider applying to the Volunteen program.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sat, Jan 25, 11:30am - 12:20pm
South Elgin Branch
For ages 5-7. Come explore ballet, jazz, hip hop, and lyrical dance with a story and game to keep you moving. Registration for four weeks is required.

Sat, Jan 25, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Main Library - Grove Room
Instructor: Fernando Medina. No hay costo ni hay que tener tarjeta de la biblioteca. Favor registrarse. Puede registrarse para la serie completa o para una sola clase.
This event is full

Sat, Jan 25, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Living Room
Create elegant earrings for a night out Please bring at least 10 eye pins, 2 ear wires, and 18 6mm bicone or faceted beads. Registration required.

Sat, Jan 25, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Main Library - Sally Lee Room A-B
We have the supplies; you have the ideas, come make something awesome with us in the Sally Lee Room!

Sat, Jan 25, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Main Library - Story Room
Kids practice their reading skills by cuddling up with a good book and reading aloud to a fully trained and certified therapy dog. Registration required. For grades K through 8.
This event is full

Sat, Jan 25, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Main Library - Meadows Community Rooms AB
Calling all fans of Attack on Titan, My Hero Academia, Sailor Moon, and more! Watch anime, make buttons, share fan art, and enjoy Japanese snacks. New members are welcome; come solo or with a friend!

Sat, Jan 25, 2:30pm - 3:00pm
Main Library - Story Room
Kids practice their reading skills by cuddling up with a good book and reading aloud to a fully trained and certified therapy dog. Registration required. For grades K through 8.

Sat, Jan 25, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Main Library - Story Room
Kids practice their reading skills by cuddling up with a good book and reading aloud to a fully trained and certified therapy dog. Registration required. For grades K through 8.
This event is full

Sun, Jan 26, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Main Library
Grades 3-6. Design and create a contraption that will help Wile E. Coyote catch the Road Runner.

Sun, Jan 26, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Main Library
Grades 3-6. Design and create a contraption that will help Wile E. Coyote catch the Road Runner.

Sun, Jan 26, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Main Library - Meadows Community Rooms ABC
Learn about our motion picture heritage in a fast paced, fun-filled show. Experience the mighty theatre organ - "the voice of the silent screen" with your host & silent film organist Jay Warren. R

Mon, Jan 27, 10:00am - 11:00am
Main Library - Lobby - Piano
Join us for drop-in piano performances in the Lobby by community members.

Mon, Jan 27, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Living Room
Join the Rakow Readers one Monday of each month for a lively book discussion. Meetings are held at 1:30 pm in the Shales Living Room of the Rakow Branch Library.

Mon, Jan 27, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Heritage Woods -main entrance - 700 S. McLean Blvd., South Elgin 60177

Mon, Jan 27, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
South Elgin Branch
Grades K-8.Students who need help with homework assignments can drop by to meet one-on-one with a volunteer.

Mon, Jan 27, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Old Oaks Estates - 850 Villa St., Elgin 60120 - at the corner of Nancy Ann & Suzanne Lane.

Mon, Jan 27, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Main Library - Grove Room
Teen Advisory Board (TAB) is open to teens interested in making a difference in the library community.

Mon, Jan 27, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Main Library
Grades 3-6. Design and create a contraption that will help Wile E. Coyote catch the Road Runner.

Mon, Jan 27, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Main Library - Youth Center - South
We have the supplies; you have the ideas, come make something awesome with us in the Youth Center South.

Mon, Jan 27, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Eastside Rec Center - parking lot - 1080 E. Chicago St., Elgin 60120.

Mon, Jan 27, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library - Meadows Community Room A
Cada mes leemos una lectura corta del libro "Abriendo puertas: Ampliando perspectivas." Copias del libro en la biblioteca. Lectura de este mes: “A Julia de Burgos” por Julia de Burgos – Puerto Rico

Mon, Jan 27, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
South Elgin Branch - South Elgin - Hoffer Room
Woof woof! Enjoy a fun and furry storytime with special doggie guests! Before pets and photos with our four-legged friend, well read, sing, and rhyme together. No registration.

Mon, Jan 27, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library
Grades 3-6. Design and create a contraption that will help Wile E. Coyote catch the Road Runner.

Mon, Jan 27, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Main Library - Conference Room
Repasa y practica el inglés hablado y escrito que vas a necesitar para la entrevista y las 100 preguntas. Review and practice the spoken English you will need for the interview and the 100 questions.

Mon, Jan 27, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Main Library - Meadows Community Room C
Join us for a seminar that will guide you through the process of managing your customer reviews. Please register. Partner: SCORE Fox Valley.

Mon, Jan 27, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Main Library - Story Room
There's nothing like exploring nature and wildlife. Join us for an interactive storytime connecting us to the natural world. Best for ages 3-6. No registration.

Mon, Jan 27, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Main Library - Elgin Room
Public Meeting for people to learn about the library's March 17, 2020 referendum

Mon, Jan 27, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Main Library - Meadows Community Room B
This writer's peer group will inspire and motivate you using prompts and exercises for creative writing. Writers of all genres are welcome to participate. No registration.

Tue, Jan 28, 10:00am - 10:30am
Main Library - Story Room
Theres nothing like exploring nature and wildlife. Join us for an interactive storytime connecting us to the natural world. Best for ages 3-6. No registration.

Tue, Jan 28, 10:15am - 10:45am
South Elgin Branch - South Elgin - Hoffer Room
Families with 1, 2, and 3 year olds are invited to enjoy stories, rhymes, and musical activities together in this dynamic program. No registration required.

Tue, Jan 28, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Bowes Creek - main entrance - 3651 Centennial Way, Elgin 60124.

Tue, Jan 28, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library - Conference Room
Drop in for assistance with your resume, cover letter, online applications, and more. Presented in partnership with the Kane County Office of Community Reinvestment. For questions, call 630–844–8768.

Tue, Jan 28, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Main Library - Lobby
Join us for drop-in piano performances in the Lobby by community members.

Tue, Jan 28, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Creekside Lodge - 2554 Edgewater Dr., Elgin 60124

Tue, Jan 28, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Corridor West
For ages 6-12, this interactive program explores creativity with a new theme every week!

Tue, Jan 28, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Main Library - Grove Room
Teens can learn how to knit hats with looms. Need volunteer hours? Volunteer hours are available to high school students for this event. For Teens in Grades 6-12.

Tue, Jan 28, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: The Greens - Front Circle - 801 N. McLean Blvd., Elgin 60123

Tue, Jan 28, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
South Elgin Branch - South Elgin - Hoffer Room
Everyone is invited to hone their chess skills. Beginners are welcome. Intermediate or Advanced players can play opponents or work on chess puzzles.

Tue, Jan 28, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Main Library - Youth Center - North
If you’re a 6th to 8th grader looking to gain experience in library programming or gain hours for school service, then consider applying to the Volunteen program.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Tue, Jan 28, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Main Library - Meadows Community Rooms AB
If the library closes due to weather on Reel Women event nights, the film will be shown at the next Reel Women date not already scheduled.

Tue, Jan 28, 6:15pm - 6:45pm
Main Library - Meadows Community Room C
Join us for this interactive storytime for infants and walkers up to 36 months. We'll share rhymes, songs, stories and other language-building activities. Plus playtime! No registration.

Tue, Jan 28, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Main Library - Conference Room
Practica conversar en inglés, mejora tu pronunciación y adquiere confianza con un tutor. Practice having everyday conversations in English, improve your pronunciation and gain confidence with a tutor.

Tue, Jan 28, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Living Room
Public Meeting for people to learn about the library's March 17, 2020 referendum

Tue, Jan 28, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
South Elgin Branch - South Elgin - Hoffer Room
Learn how to create text-based documents using Word, as well as how to complete simple actions like saving, opening, and printing documents.
This event is full

Wed, Jan 29, 9:15am - 9:45am
Main Library - Meadows Community Room C
Singing, clapping, simple stories and playtime at this 1/2 hour program. For babies up to 11 months and their caregiver(s).

Wed, Jan 29, 10:30am - 11:00am
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Children's Area
Woof woof! Enjoy a fun and furry storytime with special doggie guests! Before pets and photos with our four-legged friend, well read, sing, and rhyme together.

Wed, Jan 29, 2:45pm - 3:30pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Willow Lakes Estates - Club House - 161 W. River Rd., Elgin 60123.

Wed, Jan 29, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
South Elgin Branch
Grades K-8. Students who need help with homework assignments can drop by to meet one-on-one with a volunteer.

Wed, Jan 29, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Blackhawks Apts. - 926 Congdon Ave., Elgin 60120

Wed, Jan 29, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Main Library
Grades 3-6. Design and create a contraption that will help Wile E. Coyote catch the Road Runner.

Wed, Jan 29, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Main Library - Studio 270 Digital Media Lab
Teens can learn how to create beats for Youtube Videos. For teens in grades 9 - 12.

Wed, Jan 29, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
South Elgin Branch - South Elgin - Hoffer Room
Learn how to create tables and pivot tables, sort and filter data, work with large spreadsheets, and more.
This event is full

Wed, Jan 29, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library - Grove Room
Estudiantes de todos los niveles practicarán con otras personas que hablan español o inglés como primer idioma. Learners of all levels practice a new language with native English and Spanish speakers.

Wed, Jan 29, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library - Youth Center - North
If you’re a 6th to 8th grader looking to gain experience in library programming or gain hours for school service, then consider applying to the Volunteen program.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Wed, Jan 29, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Crestwood Apts. - Info Office - 45 Poplar Creek Dr., Elgin 60120

Wed, Jan 29, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library
Grades 3-6. Design and create a contraption that will help Wile E. Coyote catch the Road Runner.

Wed, Jan 29, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Main Library - Story Room
¡30 minutos de cuentos, música, rimas y mucho más para el disfrute de toda la familia! No necesita registrarse.  

Wed, Jan 29, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Main Library - Meadows Community Room C
Learn about dogs, make your own dog toy, and meet a certified therapy dog. Toys can either be brought home or donated to Anderson Animal Shelter.

Wed, Jan 29, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Main Library - Meadows Community Room A
Join the Walking Book Club for a 45-minute walk, followed by a 45-minute book discussion. January 2020: The Gown by Jennifer Robson.

Thu, Jan 30, 10:00am - 10:30am
Main Library - Meadows Community Rooms ABC
Families are invited to share stories, rhymes and musical activities together.

Thu, Jan 30, 10:30am - 11:00am
South Elgin Branch - South Elgin - Hoffer Room
Woof woof! Enjoy a fun and furry storytime with special doggie guests! Before pets and photos with our four-legged friend, well read, sing, and rhyme together. No registration.

Thu, Jan 30, 10:45am - 11:15am
Main Library - Story Room
There's nothing like exploring nature and wildlife. Join us for an interactive storytime connecting us to the natural world. Best for ages 3-6. No registration.

Thu, Jan 30, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
South Elgin Branch - South Elgin - Hoffer Room
For ages 6-12, this interactive program explores creativity with a new theme every week!

Thu, Jan 30, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: River's Edge - 2 Clifford Ct., Elgin 60123

Thu, Jan 30, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Main Library
Grades 3-6. Design and create a contraption that will help Wile E. Coyote catch the Road Runner.

Thu, Jan 30, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library - Studio 270
Drop in and help out the library with cleaning, book displays, and other various projects.

Thu, Jan 30, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
South Elgin Branch - South Elgin - Hoffer Room
Learn how QuickBooks desktop accounting software allows users to manage their company finances by, adding items, working with customers & vendors, and running reports.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Jan 30, 5:30pm - 6:15pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Surrey Dr. and Maple Ln., Elgin 60123

Thu, Jan 30, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library
Grades 3-6. Design and create a contraption that will help Wile E. Coyote catch the Road Runner.

Thu, Jan 30, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Living Room
Join local Beekeeper Konni Vukelic of Three Bees for a one of kind presentation on bees. She will explain the lifespan of a bee, how honey is made, and what a day in the life of a honeybee is like.

Thu, Jan 30, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Main Library - Story Room - North
Singing, clapping, simple stories and playtime at this 1/2 hour program. For babies up to 11 months and their caregiver(s).

Thu, Jan 30, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Main Library - Elgin Room
This award-winning documentary begins with the Civil War "contrabands" and continues to present day with enthralling stories and photos that tells the rich history of African American life in Elgin.

Thu, Jan 30, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Mulberry Court & Mulberry Lane, Elgin 60123

Thu, Jan 30, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Main Library - Lobby
Join us for drop-in piano performances in the Lobby by community members.

Fri, Jan 31, 10:00am - 11:30am
Main Library - Grove Room
New to computer or need a refresher on how to get started? Learn how to use the mouse and keyboard, pick up basic computer skills and browse the internet in this series.
This event is full

Fri, Jan 31, 10:00am - 10:30am
Main Library - Meadows Community Room B
Join us for this interactive storytime for infants and walkers up to 36 months. We'll share rhymes, songs, stories and other language-building activities. Plus playtime! No registration.

Fri, Jan 31, 10:30am - 12:30pm
South Elgin Branch - South Elgin - Hoffer Room
Come enjoy a movie in a family-friendly, casual setting. This program welcomes people of all abilities. Please contact the library one week in advance if you need accommodations. No registration.

Fri, Jan 31, 10:45am - 11:30am
Main Library - Story Room - South
Babies will explore the world around them in this drop-in play program! Dress for mess. For babies and toddlers up to 36 months with an adult caregiver. No registration.

Sat, Feb 01, 10:00am - 11:30am
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: ReStore - 800 N. State St., Elgin 60123

Sat, Feb 01, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library - Youth Center - North
If you’re a 6th to 8th grader looking to gain experience in library programming or gain hours for school service, then consider applying to the Volunteen program.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sat, Feb 01, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Corridor East
Join artist John French for an interactive painting class as he teaches how to paint winter night landscapes illuminated by the moon. Registration required.
This event is full

Sat, Feb 01, 12:00pm - 12:45pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Veneto Park - Veneto Ct. & Tuscany Dr., Streamwood 60107

Sat, Feb 01, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
South Elgin Branch
Babies up to 6 months and parents. Bring baby and baby's new library card to learn about programs and resources to support their early literacy development and receive a gift! Registration required.

Sat, Feb 01, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library - Meadows Community Rooms ABC
Join us in celebrating 15 years of Black History Family Festival with Elgin Poet Laureate Chasity Gunn, music by Accidentally on Purpose, Future African American Leaders, crafts, treats, and more.

Sat, Feb 01, 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Buckskin Lane Park - Streamwood 60107

Sat, Feb 01, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Corridor East
Join artist John French for an interactive painting class as he teaches how to paint winter night landscapes illuminated by the moon. Registration required.
This event is full

Sun, Feb 02, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Rakow Branch
The Unique Winds, a four person ensemble, featuring a clarinet, bass clarinet, bassoon, and contrabass clarinet, will perform and talk about their interesting instruments.

Mon, Feb 03, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Main Library - Conference Room
Intermediate-level participants will practice structured and spontaneous conversations in Spanish.

Mon, Feb 03, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
South Elgin Branch
Grades K-8.Students who need help with homework assignments can drop by to meet one-on-one with a volunteer.

Mon, Feb 03, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Hunter's Ridge Apts. - southeast parking lot - 1068 Todd Farm Rd., Elgin 60123

Mon, Feb 03, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Main Library - Meadows Community Rooms AB
Come check out a real local robotics team in action! Blue Box Bots is here to show their latest robotic creations, answer STEAM questions, and let everyone try out their award winning robots.

Mon, Feb 03, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Main Library
Grades 3-6. Design and create a contraption that will help Wile E. Coyote catch the Road Runner.

Mon, Feb 03, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Main Library - Meadows Community Rooms AB
Come check out a real local robotics team in action! Blue Box Bots is here to show their latest robotic creations, answer STEAM questions, and let everyone try out their award winning robots.

Mon, Feb 03, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library - Studio 270
Drop in and help out the library with cleaning, book displays, and other various projects.

Mon, Feb 03, 5:30pm - 6:15pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Mark Avenue - Greater Grace Church lot - 991 Deborah Ave., Elgin 60123

Mon, Feb 03, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Living Room
Learn how to create a database, sort and filter via tables, create queries and make forms in this series.
This event is full

Mon, Feb 03, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
South Elgin Branch - South Elgin - Hoffer Room
Theres nothing like exploring nature and wildlife. Join us for an interactive storytime connecting us to the natural world. No registration.

Mon, Feb 03, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library
Grades 3-6. Design and create a contraption that will help Wile E. Coyote catch the Road Runner.

Mon, Feb 03, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Main Library - Grove Room
Come share your love of poetry! This is a group for local poets to share what they have written. Gareth Mann Sitz, poet and songwriter, will facilitate. No registration.

Mon, Feb 03, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Wing Park Apts./Garden Qtr. Townhomes - southeast parking lot - 6 Tivoli Pl., Elgin 60123

Mon, Feb 03, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Main Library - Story Room
Yum, yum storytime fun! Let's share stories, songs, and rhyme all about delicious treats. Then stay for a real cookie treat! No registration.

Tue, Feb 04, 9:30am - 10:30am
In The Community
The Gail Borden Public Library and Panera Bread are partnering to sponsor this program. Preschoolers enjoy stories followed by a milk and cookie snack compliments of Panera. Stay for a craft.

Tue, Feb 04, 9:30am - 11:30am
Main Library - Meadows Community Rooms AB
Monthly meeting of the Elgin Genealogical Society with a presentation on Scottish genealogy resources by Tina Beaird, owner of Tamarack Genealogy, and a degreed librarian with a specialty in Archives.

Tue, Feb 04, 10:00am - 10:30am
Main Library - Story Room
Yum, yum storytime fun! Let's share stories, songs, and rhyme all about delicious treats. Then stay for a real cookie treat! Best for ages 3-6. No registration.

Tue, Feb 04, 10:15am - 10:45am
South Elgin Branch - South Elgin - Hoffer Room
Families with 1, 2, and 3 year olds are invited to enjoy stories, rhymes, and musical activities together in this dynamic program. No registration required.

Tue, Feb 04, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library - Elgin Room
Drop in for assistance with your resume, cover letter, online applications, and more. Presented in partnership with the Kane County Office of Community Reinvestment. For questions, call 630–844–8768.

Tue, Feb 04, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Main Library - Lobby
Join us for drop-in piano performances in the Lobby by community members.

Tue, Feb 04, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Westwind Tower - main entrance - 104 S. State St., Elgin 60123

Tue, Feb 04, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Corridor West
For ages 6-12, this interactive program explores creativity with a new theme every week!

Tue, Feb 04, 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library - Studio 270
Create one-of-a-kind buttons of your very own. For students in grades 9-12.

Tue, Feb 04, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
South Elgin Branch - South Elgin - Hoffer Room
Everyone is invited to hone their chess skills. Beginners are welcome. Intermediate or Advanced players can play opponents or work on chess puzzles.

Tue, Feb 04, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Buena Vista Townhomes and Apts.,- playground by the office - 222 Locust St., Elgin 60123

Tue, Feb 04, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Main Library - Youth Center - North
If you’re a 6th to 8th grader looking to gain experience in library programming or gain hours for school service, then consider applying to the Volunteen program.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Tue, Feb 04, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Main Library - Computer Training Room
Grades 3-8. Learn how to make your own Valentine's Day 3D design with mom or dad, and have it printed out after class. Registration required.
This event is full

Tue, Feb 04, 6:15pm - 6:45pm
Main Library - Meadows Community Room C
Join us for this interactive storytime for infants and walkers up to 36 months. We'll share rhymes, songs, stories and other language-building activities. Plus playtime! No registration.

Tue, Feb 04, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Main Library - Conference Room
Practica conversar en inglés, mejora tu pronunciación y adquiere confianza con un tutor. Practice having everyday conversations in English, improve your pronunciation and gain confidence with a tutor.

Tue, Feb 04, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Main Library - Meadows Community Rooms AB
Travel around the world with author, storyteller, and motivational speaker Jeanne Roppolo.

Tue, Feb 04, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
South Elgin Branch - South Elgin - Hoffer Room
Public Meeting for people to learn about the library's March 17, 2020 referendum

Tue, Feb 04, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Main Library - Grove Room
Looking for the ultimate user manual for all things Apple? Bring your Apple devices to learn, share and help each other in this group.

Wed, Feb 05, 9:15am - 9:45am
Main Library - Meadows Community Room C
Singing, clapping, simple stories and playtime at this 1/2 hour program. For babies up to 11 months and their caregiver(s).

Wed, Feb 05, 10:30am - 11:00am
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Children's Area
Theres nothing like exploring nature and wildlife. Join us for an interactive storytime connecting us to the natural world.

Wed, Feb 05, 10:30am - 12:30pm
South Elgin Branch - South Elgin - Hoffer Room
Join us as we unravel the mystery of the sewing machine.

Wed, Feb 05, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Main Library - Meadows Community Rooms ABC
Interactive lecture/discussion series, led by Jim Kendros, meets during the week of the ESO's Classics Masterworks series and will broaden your understanding of the music to be performed that week.

Wed, Feb 05, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
South Elgin Branch
Grades K-8.Students who need help with homework assignments can drop by to meet one-on-one with a volunteer.

Wed, Feb 05, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Ann Street Park - 250 Ann St., South Elgin 60177

Wed, Feb 05, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Main Library
Grades 3-6. Design and create a contraption that will help Wile E. Coyote catch the Road Runner.

Wed, Feb 05, 5:00pm - 5:45pm
Main Library - Computer Training Room
Calling all young writers! Explore how humor can be a great storytelling strategy and practice your comedy writing. Registration is required. For grades 3 to 8.

Wed, Feb 05, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Main Library - Elgin Room
This is a three-part class where students will build and learn to program their robots to do different tasks. This class is open to third grade and up.
This event is full

Wed, Feb 05, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
South Elgin Branch - South Elgin - Hoffer Room
Learn how to use conditional formatting, work with multiple sheets in an Excel workbook, calculate percentages, and use PMT & VLOOKUP functions.
This event is full

Wed, Feb 05, 5:30pm - 6:15pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Nature Ridge Elementary - school drop-off loop - 1899 Westridge Blvd., Bartlett 60103

Wed, Feb 05, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Main Library - Meadows Community Rooms ABC
Hear from local candidates in a non-partisan forum hosted by the LWV. A meet and greet begins at 6 pm, followed by the forum at 6:30 pm.

Wed, Feb 05, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library - Grove Room
Estudiantes de todos los niveles practicarán con otras personas que hablan español o inglés como primer idioma. Learners of all levels practice a new language with native English and Spanish speakers

Wed, Feb 05, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library - Youth Center - North
If you’re a 6th to 8th grader looking to gain experience in library programming or gain hours for school service, then consider applying to the Volunteen program.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Wed, Feb 05, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library
Grades 3-6. Design and create a contraption that will help Wile E. Coyote catch the Road Runner.

Wed, Feb 05, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Main Library - Story Room - North
¡30 minutos de cuentos, música, rimas y mucho más para el disfrute de toda la familia! No necesita registrarse.  

Wed, Feb 05, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Blue Heron Park - 350 Blue Heron Way, Bartlett 60103

Wed, Feb 05, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
The Centre of Elgin
Join the Walking Book Club for a 45-minute walk, followed by a 45-minute book discussion. February 2020: The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek by Kim Michele Richardson.

Thu, Feb 06, 9:30am - 11:30am
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Computer Cafe
Need help figuring out how to use your tablet, smartphone, or other device. Bring your questions and your device to the library for some 1:1 help.

Thu, Feb 06, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library - Grove Room
Explore tools and resources that will help you update your personal marketing tools and networking strategies, target your job search, get job leads, and find resources and individual coaching.

Thu, Feb 06, 10:00am - 10:30am
Main Library - Meadows Community Rooms ABC
Families are invited to share stories, rhymes and musical activities together.

Thu, Feb 06, 10:30am - 11:00am
South Elgin Branch - South Elgin - Hoffer Room
Theres nothing like exploring nature and wildlife. Join us for an interactive storytime connecting us to the natural world. No registration.

Thu, Feb 06, 10:45am - 11:15am
Main Library - Story Room
Yum, yum storytime fun! Let's share stories, songs, and rhyme all about delicious treats. Then stay for a real cookie treat! Best for ages 3-6. No registration.

Thu, Feb 06, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Main Library - Story Room - South
Did you know that slime is a polymer? Join us to learn about polymers, experiment with them and make some slime to take home.

Thu, Feb 06, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
South Elgin Branch - South Elgin - Hoffer Room
For ages 6-12, this interactive program explores creativity with a new theme every week!

Thu, Feb 06, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Watch Ct. Apts. - 335 Watch St. - Elgin 60120

Thu, Feb 06, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Main Library
Grades 3-6. Design and create a contraption that will help Wile E. Coyote catch the Road Runner.

Thu, Feb 06, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Main Library - Lobby
Join us for drop-in piano performances in the Lobby by community members.

Thu, Feb 06, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Living Room
Join Mrs. Potts as we learn American Sign Language and increase our awareness, knowledge and respect of deaf culture. Registration required.
This event is full

Thu, Feb 06, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Main Library - Studio 270 Digital Media Lab
Teens can learn what you need to build a recording studio in your home. For teens in grades 9 - 12.

Thu, Feb 06, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Main Library - Story Room - South
Did you know that slime is a polymer? Join us to learn about polymers, experiment with them and make some slime to take home.

Thu, Feb 06, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
South Elgin Branch - South Elgin - Hoffer Room
Learn how QuickBooks desktop accounting software allows users to manage their company finances by, adding items, working with customers & vendors, and running reports.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Feb 06, 5:30pm - 6:15pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: River's Landing Apts. - parking lot - 3 Times Square Rd., Elgin 60120

Thu, Feb 06, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library
Grades 3-6. Design and create a contraption that will help Wile E. Coyote catch the Road Runner.

Thu, Feb 06, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Main Library - Story Room - North
Singing, clapping, simple stories and playtime at this 1/2 hour program. For babies up to 11 months and their caregiver(s).

Thu, Feb 06, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Main Library - Conference Room
Repasa y practica el inglés hablado y escrito que vas a necesitar para la entrevista y las 100 preguntas. Review and practice the spoken English you will need for the interview and the 100 questions.

Thu, Feb 06, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Illinois Court Apts. - Illinois Ct. & Illinois Ave., Elgin 60120

Thu, Feb 06, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Main Library - Lobby
Join us for drop-in piano performances in the Lobby by community members.

Fri, Feb 07, 9:00am - 11:00am
Main Library - Grove Room
YWCA Elgin annually enrolls 40 ESL families in the Family Literacy program, which serves to empower the parent to grow the child. On Fridays, students join together for special interactive activities.

Fri, Feb 07, 10:00am - 11:30am
Main Library - Computer Training Room
Learn how to create a basic functional or chronological resume and format it to best sell your skills and experience to potential employers in this series.

Fri, Feb 07, 10:00am - 10:30am
Main Library - Meadows Community Room B
Join us for this interactive storytime for infants and walkers up to 36 months. We'll share rhymes, songs, stories and other language-building activities. Plus playtime! No registration.

Fri, Feb 07, 10:30am - 12:30pm
South Elgin Branch - South Elgin - Hoffer Room
Come enjoy a movie in a family-friendly, casual setting. This program welcomes people of all abilities. Please contact the library one week in advance if you need accommodations. No registration.

Fri, Feb 07, 10:45am - 11:30am
Main Library - Story Room - South
Babies will explore the world around them in this drop-in play program! Dress for mess. For babies and toddlers up to 36 months with an adult caregiver. No registration.

Sat, Feb 08, 10:00am - 10:45am
Main Library - Meadows Community Rooms ABC
Celebrate Valentine's Day with stories, songs & more! For children 3-6 years and their families. ¡Celebra el Día de San Valentín con cuentos, canciones y más! Para niños de 3-6 años y sus familias.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sat, Feb 08, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library - Youth Center - North
If you’re a 6th to 8th grader looking to gain experience in library programming or gain hours for school service, then consider applying to the Volunteen program.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sat, Feb 08, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Main Library - Grove Room
Instructor: Fernando Medina. No hay costo ni hay que tener tarjeta de la biblioteca. Favor registrarse. Puede registrarse para la serie completa o para una sola clase.

Sat, Feb 08, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Corridor West
Let's get ready for Valentines Day together! We will have a story, a craft available for all ages and a special treat!​

Sat, Feb 08, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Main Library - Meadows Community Rooms ABC
Watch & learn as artist Frank Rosenwein works one-on-one and critiques talented local music students.

Sun, Feb 09, 1:00pm - 1:15pm
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Living Room
Hone your reading skill by reading to our volunteer dog listener, Trucker. Registration required.
This event is full

Sun, Feb 09, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Main Library
Grades 3-6. Design and create a contraption that will help Wile E. Coyote catch the Road Runner.

Sun, Feb 09, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Main Library
Grades 3-6. Design and create a contraption that will help Wile E. Coyote catch the Road Runner.

Sun, Feb 09, 1:15pm - 1:30pm
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Living Room
Hone your reading skill by reading to our volunteer dog listener, Trucker. Registration required.

Sun, Feb 09, 1:30pm - 1:45pm
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Living Room
Hone your reading skill by reading to our volunteer dog listener, Trucker. Registration required.

Sun, Feb 09, 1:45pm - 2:00pm
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Living Room
Hone your reading skill by reading to our volunteer dog listener, Trucker. Registration required.

Sun, Feb 09, 2:00pm - 2:15pm
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Living Room
Hone your reading skill by reading to our volunteer dog listener, Trucker. Registration required.

Sun, Feb 09, 2:15pm - 2:30pm
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Living Room
Hone your reading skill by reading to our volunteer dog listener, Trucker. Registration required.

Mon, Feb 10, 10:00am - 11:00am
Main Library - Lobby - Piano
Join us for drop-in piano performances in the Lobby by community members.

Mon, Feb 10, 11:00am - 2:00pm
Main Library - Meadows Community Rooms ABC
In the Heat of the Night (NR, 1967). An African-American police detective is asked to investigate a murder in a racially hostile southern town. No registration required.

Mon, Feb 10, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Main Library - Conference Room
Intermediate-level participants will practice structured and spontaneous conversations in Spanish.

Mon, Feb 10, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Heritage Woods -main entrance - 700 S. McLean Blvd., South Elgin 60177

Mon, Feb 10, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
South Elgin Branch
Grades K-8. Students who need help with homework assignments can drop by to meet one-on-one with a volunteer.

Mon, Feb 10, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Old Oaks Estates - 850 Villa St., Elgin 60120 - at the corner of Nancy Ann & Suzanne Lane.

Mon, Feb 10, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Main Library - Grove Room
Teen Advisory Board (TAB) is open to teens interested in making a difference in the library community.

Mon, Feb 10, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Main Library
Grades 3-6. Design and create a contraption that will help Wile E. Coyote catch the Road Runner.

Mon, Feb 10, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Main Library - Story Room - South
Come learn how to hand-sew simple projects!
This event is full

Mon, Feb 10, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Living Room
Learn how to create a database, sort and filter via tables, create queries and make forms in this series.
This event is full

Mon, Feb 10, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Eastside Rec Center - parking lot - 1080 E. Chicago St., Elgin 60120.

Mon, Feb 10, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
South Elgin Branch - South Elgin - Hoffer Room
Yum, yum storytime fun! Let's share stories, songs, and rhyme all about delicious treats. Then stay for a real cookie treat! Best for ages 3-6. No registration.

Mon, Feb 10, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library
Grades 3-6. Design and create a contraption that will help Wile E. Coyote catch the Road Runner.

Mon, Feb 10, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Main Library - Conference Room
Repasa y practica el inglés hablado y escrito que vas a necesitar para la entrevista y las 100 preguntas. Review and practice the spoken English you will need for the interview and the 100 questions.

Mon, Feb 10, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Main Library - Grove Room
Co-sponsored by the American Association of University Women Elgin Branch. For more information, call Jeanne Hebeisen at 847-741-6264.

Mon, Feb 10, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Main Library - Story Room
Let's get up and get creative! We will explore art books, songs, and rhymes together. Then, we'll make our own art! All materials provided. Best for ages 3-6. No registration.

Tue, Feb 11, 10:00am - 10:30am
Main Library - Story Room
Let's get up and get creative! We will explore art books, songs, and rhymes together. Then, we'll make our own art! All materials provided. Best for ages 3-6. No registration.

Tue, Feb 11, 10:15am - 10:45am
South Elgin Branch - South Elgin - Hoffer Room
Families with 1, 2, and 3 year olds are invited to enjoy stories, rhymes, and musical activities together in this dynamic program. No registration required.

Tue, Feb 11, 11:45am - 1:15pm
Main Library - Grove Room
James “Wild Bill” Hickok learned his sharpshooting and abolitionism as a boy. Learn how the Northern Illinois native applied those traits during the Civil War in this edition of Armchair Generals.

Tue, Feb 11, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Bowes Creek - main entrance - 3651 Centennial Way, Elgin 60124.

Tue, Feb 11, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library - Conference Room
Drop in for assistance with your resume, cover letter, online applications, and more. Presented in partnership with the Kane County Office of Community Reinvestment. For questions, call 630–844–8768.

Tue, Feb 11, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Main Library - Lobby
Join us for drop-in piano performances in the Lobby by community members.

Tue, Feb 11, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Creekside Lodge - 2554 Edgewater Dr., Elgin 60124

Tue, Feb 11, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Corridor West
For ages 6-12, this interactive program explores creativity with a new theme every week!

Tue, Feb 11, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: The Greens - Front Circle - 801 N. McLean Blvd., Elgin 60123

Tue, Feb 11, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
South Elgin Branch - South Elgin - Hoffer Room
Everyone is invited to hone their chess skills. Beginners are welcome. Intermediate or Advanced players can play opponents or work on chess puzzles.

Tue, Feb 11, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Main Library - Studio 270 Digital Media Lab
Teens can learn tips for creating an awesome song. For teens in grades 9 - 12.

Tue, Feb 11, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Main Library - Youth Center - North
If you’re a 6th to 8th grader looking to gain experience in library programming or gain hours for school service, then consider applying to the Volunteen program.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Tue, Feb 11, 6:15pm - 6:45pm
Main Library - Meadows Community Room C
Join us for this interactive storytime for infants and walkers up to 36 months. We'll share rhymes, songs, stories and other language-building activities. Plus playtime! No registration.

Tue, Feb 11, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Main Library - Conference Room
Practica conversar en inglés, mejora tu pronunciación y adquiere confianza con un tutor. Practice having everyday conversations in English, improve your pronunciation and gain confidence with a tutor.

Tue, Feb 11, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Main Library - Elgin Room
What is Race? Professor Joyce Fountain takes us on a thought provoking journey that challenges our common assumptions about race. Please register.

Tue, Feb 11, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Main Library - Meadows Community Rooms AB
Learn more about this form of government, its Elgin history and why it remains popular throughout the United States.

Tue, Feb 11, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
South Elgin Branch - South Elgin - Hoffer Room
Learn how to format text, apply bullets, and adjust spacing.
This event is full

Tue, Feb 11, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Main Library - Grove Room
Monthly meeting of the Library Board which is generally held on the second Tuesday of the month.

Tue, Feb 11, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Main Library - 2nd Floor - Behind Elevators
Read books that are off the beaten path, then join us as we dive deep into some discussions about what we've read.

Wed, Feb 12, 9:15am - 9:45am
Main Library - Meadows Community Room C
Singing, clapping, simple stories and playtime at this 1/2 hour program. For babies up to 11 months and their caregiver(s).

Wed, Feb 12, 9:30am - 11:00am
Main Library - Conference Room
Training grants are available to help you get a job! Learn about WIOA services and the application process.

Wed, Feb 12, 10:30am - 11:00am
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Children's Area
Yum, yum storytime fun! Let's share stories, songs, and rhyme all about delicious treats. Then stay for a real cookie treat! Best for ages 3-6. No registration.

Wed, Feb 12, 10:30am - 12:30pm
South Elgin Branch - South Elgin - Hoffer Room
This workshop is for all those who want to save money on repairs or alterations.

Wed, Feb 12, 2:45pm - 3:30pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Willow Lakes Estates - Club House - 161 W. River Rd., Elgin 60123.

Wed, Feb 12, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
South Elgin Branch
Grades K-8.Students who need help with homework assignments can drop by to meet one-on-one with a volunteer.

Wed, Feb 12, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Blackhawks Apts. - 926 Congdon Ave., Elgin 60120

Wed, Feb 12, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Main Library - Grove Room
Teens will learn how to use candy melts to pour molds and dip pretzels and cookies with chocolate. For teens in grades 6 - 12. In partnership with the Elgin Police Department.

Wed, Feb 12, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Main Library - Studio 270
Drop in and help out the library with cleaning, book displays, and other various projects.

Wed, Feb 12, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Main Library
Grades 3-6. Design and create a contraption that will help Wile E. Coyote catch the Road Runner.

Wed, Feb 12, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Corridor East
Learn about the brain and its functions. Registration required.
This event is full

Wed, Feb 12, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Main Library - Elgin Room
This is a three-part class where students will build and learn to program their robots to do different tasks. This class is open to third grade and up.
This event is full

Wed, Feb 12, 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Main Library - Meadows Community Rooms AB
Outside Group - Toastmasters Training. Contact: Margaret Grundmeier.

Wed, Feb 12, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library - Grove Room
Estudiantes de todos los niveles practicarán con otras personas que hablan español o inglés como primer idioma. Learners of all levels practice a new language with native English and Spanish speakers.

Wed, Feb 12, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library - Youth Center - North
If you’re a 6th to 8th grader looking to gain experience in library programming or gain hours for school service, then consider applying to the Volunteen program.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Wed, Feb 12, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Crestwood Apts. - Info Office - 45 Poplar Creek Dr., Elgin 60120

Wed, Feb 12, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library
Grades 3-6. Design and create a contraption that will help Wile E. Coyote catch the Road Runner.

Wed, Feb 12, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Main Library - Story Room
¡30 minutos de cuentos, música, rimas y mucho más para el disfrute de toda la familia! No necesita registrarse.  

Wed, Feb 12, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
The Centre of Elgin
Join the Walking Book Club for a 45-minute walk, followed by a 45-minute book discussion. February 2020: The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek by Kim Michele Richardson.

Thu, Feb 13, 9:30am - 11:30am
Main Library - 2nd Floor - Behind Elevators
Need help figuring out how to use your tablet, smartphone, or other device. Bring your questions and your device to the library for some 1:1 help.

Thu, Feb 13, 10:00am - 10:30am
Main Library - Meadows Community Rooms ABC
Families are invited to share stories, rhymes and musical activities together.

Thu, Feb 13, 10:30am - 11:00am
South Elgin Branch - South Elgin - Hoffer Room
Yum, yum storytime fun! Let's share stories, songs, and rhyme all about delicious treats. Then stay for a real cookie treat! Best for ages 3-6. No registration.

Thu, Feb 13, 10:45am - 11:15am
Main Library - Story Room
Let's get up and get creative! We will explore art books, songs, and rhymes together. Then, we'll make our own art! All materials provided. Best for ages 3-6. No registration.

Thu, Feb 13, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library - Lobby
Join us for drop-in piano performances in the Lobby by community members.

Thu, Feb 13, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Main Library - Grove Room
A Men’s Shed is a place geared toward older men to gather, make new friendships while working on projects, learning new skills and hobbies, and giving back to the community. All are welcome.

Thu, Feb 13, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
South Elgin Branch - South Elgin - Hoffer Room
For ages 6-12, this interactive program explores creativity with a new theme every week!

Thu, Feb 13, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: River's Edge - 2 Clifford Ct., Elgin 60123

Thu, Feb 13, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Main Library
Grades 3-6. Design and create a contraption that will help Wile E. Coyote catch the Road Runner.

Thu, Feb 13, 5:00pm - 5:45pm
Main Library - Story Room - South
This program is designed to introduce kids to great books for emerging readers, to get them excited about books & reading, and to help them develop social skills through interacting with their peers.

Thu, Feb 13, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
South Elgin Branch - South Elgin - Hoffer Room
Learn how QuickBooks desktop accounting software allows users to manage their company finances by, adding items, working with customers & vendors, and running reports.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Feb 13, 5:30pm - 6:15pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Surrey Dr. and Maple Ln., Elgin 60123

Thu, Feb 13, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
South Elgin Branch
Bring your beyblades to battle with other bladers, and share tips, tricks, and strategies. Have fun and interact with other Beyblade enthusiasts!

Thu, Feb 13, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library
Grades 3-6. Design and create a contraption that will help Wile E. Coyote catch the Road Runner.

Thu, Feb 13, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Main Library - Story Room - North
Singing, clapping, simple stories and playtime at this 1/2 hour program. For babies up to 11 months and their caregiver(s).

Thu, Feb 13, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Main Library - Conference Room
Learn from others with a similar interest in writing their families' history.

Thu, Feb 13, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Living Room
Mae West: she shattered box office records and public sensibilities. She rocketed from Broadway to become the highest-paid actress in Hollywood.
This event is full

Thu, Feb 13, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Mulberry Court & Mulberry Lane, Elgin 60123

Thu, Feb 13, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Main Library - Lobby
Join us for drop-in piano performances in the Lobby by community members.

Fri, Feb 14, 10:00am - 11:30am
Main Library - Computer Training Room
Learn how to create a basic functional or chronological resume and format it to best sell your skills and experience to potential employers in this series.

Fri, Feb 14, 10:00am - 10:30am
Main Library - Meadows Community Room B
Join us for this interactive storytime for infants and walkers up to 36 months. We'll share rhymes, songs, stories and other language-building activities. Plus playtime! No registration.

Fri, Feb 14, 10:30am - 12:30pm
South Elgin Branch - South Elgin - Hoffer Room
This program welcomes people of all abilities. Please contact the library one week in advance if you need accommodations. No registration.

Fri, Feb 14, 10:45am - 11:30am
Main Library - Story Room - South
Babies will explore the world around them in this drop-in play program! Dress for mess. For babies and toddlers up to 36 months with an adult caregiver. No registration.

Sat, Feb 15, 10:00am - 11:30am
Main Library - Computer Training Room
Learn how to start coding with the programming languages HTML and CSS in this three-part series.
This event is full

Sat, Feb 15, 10:00am - 11:30am
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: ReStore - 800 N. State St., Elgin 60123

Sat, Feb 15, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library - Youth Center - North
If you’re a 6th to 8th grader looking to gain experience in library programming or gain hours for school service, then consider applying to the Volunteen program.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sat, Feb 15, 11:30am - 12:30pm
South Elgin Branch
Sherri Duskey Rinker will be reading some of her stories, and we will have meet and greet with the creator of Three Cheers for Kid McGear, and Goodnight Goodnight Construction Site!!

Sat, Feb 15, 12:00pm - 12:45pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Veneto Park - Veneto Ct. & Tuscany Dr., Streamwood 60107

Sat, Feb 15, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Main Library - Grove Room
Instructor: Fernando Medina. No hay costo ni hay que tener tarjeta de la biblioteca. Favor registrarse. Puede registrarse para la serie completa o para una sola clase.

Sat, Feb 15, 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Buckskin Lane Park - Streamwood 60107

Sat, Feb 15, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Main Library - Meadows Community Rooms ABC
Art Songs Inspiring Conversation: Dr. Rise' Jones and Dr. Margaret Brady present African American art songs that spark reflection and dialogue about our current social conditions.

Sat, Feb 15, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Main Library - Computer Training Room
Grades 3-8. Now that you have completed our Intro and Intermediate 3D design classes, take your skills to the next level by completing our advanced challenges!
Registration opens Friday, February 14 2020 at 9:00am

Sun, Feb 16, 1:00pm - 1:15pm
South Elgin Branch
Hone your reading skill by reading to our volunteer dog listener, Trucker. Registration required.
This event is full

Sun, Feb 16, 1:15pm - 1:30pm
South Elgin Branch
Hone your reading skill by reading to our volunteer dog listener, Trucker. Registration required.

Sun, Feb 16, 1:30pm - 1:45pm
South Elgin Branch
Hone your reading skill by reading to our volunteer dog listener, Trucker. Registration required.

Sun, Feb 16, 1:45pm - 2:00pm
South Elgin Branch
Hone your reading skill by reading to our volunteer dog listener, Trucker. Registration required.

Sun, Feb 16, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Main Library - Meadows Community Rooms ABC
Internationally-renowned concert pianist Lindsay Garritson will be sharing a program of works by Chopin, Ravel, Vine, and Prokofiev.

Sun, Feb 16, 2:00pm - 2:15pm
South Elgin Branch
Hone your reading skill by reading to our volunteer dog listener, Trucker. Registration required.

Sun, Feb 16, 2:15pm - 2:30pm
South Elgin Branch
Hone your reading skill by reading to our volunteer dog listener, Trucker. Registration required.

Mon, Feb 17, 11:15am - 11:45am
South Elgin Branch
Drop-in and meet Officer Creighton from the South Elgin Police Department's Operation Book'em.

Mon, Feb 17, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Main Library - Conference Room
Intermediate-level participants will practice structured and spontaneous conversations in Spanish.

Mon, Feb 17, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Main Library - Meadows Community Rooms ABC
Who doesnt love The Lion King? Lets explore the African safari and the adventures of Simba as we bring to life this Disney classic.

Mon, Feb 17, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Main Library - Computer Training Room
Grades 3-8. It’s your turn! Now that you have completed the Intro, Intermediate, and Advanced 3D challenges, you can create your own design or tackle one of our real-world applications.

Mon, Feb 17, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
South Elgin Branch
Grades K-8.Students who need help with homework assignments can drop by to meet one-on-one with a volunteer.

Mon, Feb 17, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Hunter's Ridge Apts. - southeast parking lot - 1068 Todd Farm Rd., Elgin 60123

Mon, Feb 17, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Main Library
Grades 3-6. Design and create a contraption that will help Wile E. Coyote catch the Road Runner.

Mon, Feb 17, 5:30pm - 6:15pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Mark Avenue - Greater Grace Church lot - 991 Deborah Ave., Elgin 60123

Mon, Feb 17, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Living Room
Learn how to create a database, sort and filter via tables, create queries and make forms in this series.
This event is full

Mon, Feb 17, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
South Elgin Branch - South Elgin - Hoffer Room
Lets get up and get creative! We will explore art books, songs, and rhymes together. Then, well make our own art! All materials provided. No registration.

Mon, Feb 17, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library
Grades 3-6. Design and create a contraption that will help Wile E. Coyote catch the Road Runner.

Mon, Feb 17, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Main Library - Grove Room
Join our monthly French Conversation Group! In a relaxed & friendly atmosphere with francophones of all ability levels, enjoy presentations, songs, videos & conversation en français. No registration.

Mon, Feb 17, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Main Library - Meadows Community Rooms AB
Hershey is synonymous with quality milk chocolate. Come try it for yourself and hear "behind the scenes" story of this beloved American company.

Mon, Feb 17, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Wing Park Apts./Garden Qtr. Townhomes - southeast parking lot - 6 Tivoli Pl., Elgin 60123

Mon, Feb 17, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Main Library - Story Room
Let's sing some stories and use props in this interactive storytime! Best for ages 3-6. No registration.

Tue, Feb 18, 9:30am - 10:30am
In The Community
The Gail Borden Public Library and Panera Bread are partnering to sponsor this program. Preschoolers enjoy stories followed by a milk and cookie snack compliments of Panera. Stay for a craft.

Tue, Feb 18, 10:00am - 10:30am
Main Library - Story Room
Let's sing some stories and use props in this interactive storytime! Best for ages 3-6. No registration.

Tue, Feb 18, 10:15am - 10:45am
South Elgin Branch - South Elgin - Hoffer Room
Families with 1, 2, and 3 year olds are invited to enjoy stories, rhymes, and musical activities together in this dynamic program. No registration required.

Tue, Feb 18, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library - Grove Room
Drop in for assistance with your resume, cover letter, online applications, and more. Presented in partnership with the Kane County Office of Community Reinvestment. For questions, call 630–844–8768.

Tue, Feb 18, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Main Library - Lobby
Join us for drop-in piano performances in the Lobby by community members.

Tue, Feb 18, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Westwind Tower - main entrance - 104 S. State St., Elgin 60123

Tue, Feb 18, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Corridor West
For ages 6-12, this interactive program explores creativity with a new theme every week!

Tue, Feb 18, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
South Elgin Branch - South Elgin - Hoffer Room
Everyone is invited to hone their chess skills. Beginners are welcome. Intermediate or Advanced players can play opponents or work on chess puzzles.

Tue, Feb 18, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Buena Vista Townhomes and Apts.,- playground by the office - 222 Locust St., Elgin 60123

Tue, Feb 18, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Main Library - Youth Center - North
If you’re a 6th to 8th grader looking to gain experience in library programming or gain hours for school service, then consider applying to the Volunteen program.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Tue, Feb 18, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library - Studio 270*
Drop in and help out the library with cleaning, book displays, and other various projects.

Tue, Feb 18, 6:15pm - 6:45pm
Main Library - Meadows Community Room C
Join us for this interactive storytime for infants and walkers up to 36 months. We'll share rhymes, songs, stories and other language-building activities. Plus playtime! No registration.

Tue, Feb 18, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Main Library - Studio 270 Stage & Screen
Share your talent at Studio 270s Open Mic Night. We are looking for musicians, poets, comedians, story tellers and more to perform. For teens in grades 9-12.

Tue, Feb 18, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Main Library - Elgin Room
What is Race? Professor Joyce Fountain takes us on a journey that challenges our most common assumptions about race. Please register.

Tue, Feb 18, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Main Library - Conference Room
Practica conversar en inglés, mejora tu pronunciación y adquiere confianza con un tutor. Practice having everyday conversations in English, improve your pronunciation and gain confidence with a tutor.

Tue, Feb 18, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Living Room
Get hooked on crocheting! Bring a project to work on. All skill levels welcome.

Tue, Feb 18, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
South Elgin Branch
Learn how to use cut & paste, spell check, and add comments to documents.

Wed, Feb 19, 9:15am - 9:45am
Main Library - Meadows Community Room C
Singing, clapping, simple stories and playtime at this 1/2 hour program. For babies up to 11 months and their caregiver(s).

Wed, Feb 19, 10:30am - 11:00am
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Children's Area
Lets get up and get creative! We will explore art books, songs, and rhymes together. Then, well make our own art! All materials provided.

Wed, Feb 19, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
South Elgin Branch
Grades K-8.Students who need help with homework assignments can drop by to meet one-on-one with a volunteer.

Wed, Feb 19, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Ann Street Park - 250 Ann St., South Elgin 60177

Wed, Feb 19, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Main Library
Grades 3-6. Design and create a contraption that will help Wile E. Coyote catch the Road Runner.

Wed, Feb 19, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
South Elgin Branch - South Elgin - Hoffer Room
Learn about the brain and its functions. Registration required.

Wed, Feb 19, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Main Library - Elgin Room
This is a three-part class where students will build and learn to program their robots to do different tasks. This class is open to third grade and up.
This event is full

Wed, Feb 19, 5:30pm - 6:15pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Nature Ridge Elementary - school drop-off loop - 1899 Westridge Blvd., Bartlett 60103

Wed, Feb 19, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Main Library - Meadows Community Rooms ABC
Hear from local candidates in a non-partisan forum hosted by the LWV. A meet and greet begins at 6 pm, followed by the forum at 6:30 pm.

Wed, Feb 19, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library - Youth Center - North
If you’re a 6th to 8th grader looking to gain experience in library programming or gain hours for school service, then consider applying to the Volunteen program.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Wed, Feb 19, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library - 2nd Floor - Behind Elevators
Estudiantes de todos los niveles practicarán con otras personas que hablan español o inglés como primer idioma. Learners of all levels practice a new language with native English and Spanish speakers.

Wed, Feb 19, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library
Grades 3-6. Design and create a contraption that will help Wile E. Coyote catch the Road Runner.

Wed, Feb 19, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Main Library - Story Room
¡30 minutos de cuentos, música, rimas y mucho más para el disfrute de toda la familia! No necesita registrarse.

Wed, Feb 19, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Blue Heron Park - 350 Blue Heron Way, Bartlett 60103

Wed, Feb 19, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
The Centre of Elgin
Join the Walking Book Club for a 45-minute walk, followed by a 45-minute book discussion. February 2020: The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek by Kim Michele Richardson.

Wed, Feb 19, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Main Library - Grove Room
The Contemporary Book Group discusses current literary novels once a month. February discussion: Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris

Thu, Feb 20, 9:30am - 11:30am
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Computer Cafe
Need help figuring out how to use your tablet, smartphone, or other device. Bring your questions and your device to the library for some 1:1 help.

Thu, Feb 20, 10:00am - 10:30am
Main Library - Meadows Community Rooms ABC
Families are invited to share stories, rhymes and musical activities together. Ages 1-3

Thu, Feb 20, 10:30am - 11:00am
South Elgin Branch - South Elgin - Hoffer Room
Lets get up and get creative! We will explore art books, songs, and rhymes together. Then, well make our own art! All materials provided. No registration.

Thu, Feb 20, 10:45am - 11:15am
Main Library - Story Room
Let's sing some stories and use props in this interactive storytime! Best for ages 3-6. No registration.

Thu, Feb 20, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library - Lobby
Join us for drop-in piano performances in the Lobby by community members.

Thu, Feb 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Main Library - Lobby
Join us for drop-in piano performances in the Lobby by community members.

Thu, Feb 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Main Library - Story Room - South
Make your own art journal and learn about different art techniques to fill your pages.

Thu, Feb 20, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
South Elgin Branch - South Elgin - Hoffer Room
For ages 6-12, this interactive program explores creativity with a new theme every week!

Thu, Feb 20, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Watch Ct. Apts. - 335 Watch St. - Elgin 60120

Thu, Feb 20, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Main Library
Grades 3-6. Design and create a contraption that will help Wile E. Coyote catch the Road Runner.

Thu, Feb 20, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Living Room
Join Mrs. Potts as we learn American Sign Language and increase our awareness, knowledge and respect of deaf culture. Registration required.

Thu, Feb 20, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Main Library - Lobby
Join us for drop-in piano performances in the Lobby by community members.

Thu, Feb 20, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library - Studio 270 Digital Media Lab
Teens can learn how to create music using Midi inputs and instruments. For teens in grades 9 - 12.

Thu, Feb 20, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Main Library - Story Room - South
Make your own art journal and learn about different art techniques to fill your pages.

Thu, Feb 20, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
South Elgin Branch
Learn how to format, modify and filter data within reports and set up Sales Tax reporting in this special session.
This event is full

Thu, Feb 20, 5:30pm - 6:15pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: River's Landing Apts. - parking lot - 3 Times Square Rd., Elgin 60120

Thu, Feb 20, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library
Grades 3-6. Design and create a contraption that will help Wile E. Coyote catch the Road Runner.

Thu, Feb 20, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Main Library - Story Room - North
Singing, clapping, simple stories and playtime at this 1/2 hour program. For babies up to 11 months and their caregiver(s).

Thu, Feb 20, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Main Library - Elgin Room
Knowledgeable Neighbors & Officers Working for Safety. Join the EPD and Gail Borden Library in an informative yet informal discussion featuring How Local Government Works.

Thu, Feb 20, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Main Library - Conference Room
Repasa y practica el inglés hablado y escrito que vas a necesitar para la entrevista y las 100 preguntas. Review and practice the spoken English you will need for the interview and the 100 questions.

Thu, Feb 20, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Illinois Court Apts. - Illinois Ct. & Illinois Ave., Elgin 60120

Thu, Feb 20, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Main Library - Lobby
Join us for drop-in piano performances in the Lobby by community members.

Thu, Feb 20, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Main Library - Meadows Community Rooms AB
Monthly meeting of the Elgin Genealogical Society with a presentation by Maureen Brady, who specializes in Tennessee area research.

Fri, Feb 21, 10:00am - 10:30am
Main Library - Meadows Community Room B
Join us for this interactive storytime for infants and walkers up to 36 months. We'll share rhymes, songs, stories and other language-building activities. Plus playtime! No registration.

Fri, Feb 21, 10:30am - 12:30pm
South Elgin Branch - South Elgin - Hoffer Room
Come enjoy a movie in a family-friendly, casual setting. This program welcomes people of all abilities. Please contact the library one week in advance if you need accommodations. No registration.

Fri, Feb 21, 10:45am - 11:30am
Main Library - Story Room - South
Babies will explore the world around them in this drop-in play program! Dress for mess. For babies and toddlers up to 36 months with an adult caregiver. No registration.

Fri, Feb 21, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Main Library - Story Room - South
Welcome Baby! Bring baby to this mini session designed especially for babies up to one year old and their caregivers.

Sat, Feb 22, 10:00am - 11:30am
Main Library - Computer Training Room
Learn how to start coding with the programming languages HTML and CSS in this three-part series.
This event is full

Sat, Feb 22, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library - Youth Center - North
If you’re a 6th to 8th grader looking to gain experience in library programming or gain hours for school service, then consider applying to the Volunteen program.
Please contact the library to register for this event.

Sat, Feb 22, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Main Library - Elgin Room
Instructor: Fernando Medina. No hay costo ni hay que tener tarjeta de la biblioteca. Favor registrarse. Puede registrarse para la serie completa o para una sola clase.

Sat, Feb 22, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Living Room
Create an elegant beaded wire worked copper bracelet. Please bring 1 spool of 20 gauge copper wire (silver or gold is acceptable) and 30 4mm beads. Registration required.
This event is full

Sat, Feb 22, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Main Library - Meadows Community Rooms AB
Calling all fans of Attack on Titan, My Hero Academia, Sailor Moon, and more! Watch anime, make buttons, share fan art, and enjoy Japanese snacks. New members are welcome; come solo or with a friend!

Sat, Feb 22, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Main Library - Story Room
Kids practice their reading skills by cuddling up with a good book and reading aloud to a fully trained and certified therapy dog. Registration required. For grades K through 8.

Sat, Feb 22, 2:30pm - 3:00pm
Main Library - Story Room
Kids practice their reading skills by cuddling up with a good book and reading aloud to a fully trained and certified therapy dog. Registration required. For grades K through 8.

Sat, Feb 22, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Main Library - Story Room
Kids practice their reading skills by cuddling up with a good book and reading aloud to a fully trained and certified therapy dog. Registration required. For grades K through 8.

Sun, Feb 23, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Main Library
Grades 3-6. Design and create a contraption that will help Wile E. Coyote catch the Road Runner.

Sun, Feb 23, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Main Library
Grades 3-6. Design and create a contraption that will help Wile E. Coyote catch the Road Runner.

Sun, Feb 23, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Main Library - Meadows Community Rooms ABC
Re-live or experience for the first time, the laughter, mystery and intrigue, and dramatic endings from the great writings of the Golden Age of Radio! Experience radio shows live on stage!

Mon, Feb 24, 10:00am - 11:00am
Main Library - Lobby - Piano
Join us for drop-in piano performances in the Lobby by community members.

Mon, Feb 24, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Living Room
Join the Rakow Readers one Monday of each month for a lively book discussion. Meetings are held at 1:30 pm in the Shales Living Room of the Rakow Branch Library.

Mon, Feb 24, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Heritage Woods -main entrance - 700 S. McLean Blvd., South Elgin 60177

Mon, Feb 24, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
South Elgin Branch
Grades K-8.Students who need help with homework assignments can drop by to meet one-on-one with a volunteer.

Mon, Feb 24, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Old Oaks Estates - 850 Villa St., Elgin 60120 - at the corner of Nancy Ann & Suzanne Lane.

Mon, Feb 24, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Main Library - Grove Room
Teen Advisory Board (TAB) is open to teens interested in making a difference in the library community.

Mon, Feb 24, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Main Library
Grades 3-6. Design and create a contraption that will help Wile E. Coyote catch the Road Runner.

Mon, Feb 24, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Main Library - Youth Center - South
We have the supplies; you have the ideas, come make something awesome with us in the Youth Center South!

Mon, Feb 24, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Living Room
Learn how to create a database, sort and filter via tables, create queries and make forms in this series.
This event is full

Mon, Feb 24, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Eastside Rec Center - parking lot - 1080 E. Chicago St., Elgin 60120.

Mon, Feb 24, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library - Meadows Community Room A
Cada mes leemos una lectura corta del libro "Abriendo puertas: Ampliando perspectivas." Copias del libro en la biblioteca. Lectura de este mes: “Chac Mool” por Carlos Fuentes

Mon, Feb 24, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
South Elgin Branch - South Elgin - Hoffer Room
Get ready to move to the beat and have a blast! Well explore everything from ballet to hip hop to tap dance. No registration.

Mon, Feb 24, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library
Grades 3-6. Design and create a contraption that will help Wile E. Coyote catch the Road Runner.

Mon, Feb 24, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Main Library - Conference Room
Repasa y practica el inglés hablado y escrito que vas a necesitar para la entrevista y las 100 preguntas. Review and practice the spoken English you will need for the interview and the 100 questions.

Mon, Feb 24, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Main Library - Story Room
This week is all about monsters (but ONLY the friendly, cute and cuddly kind!) Come enjoy a special program that will make you roar! Best for ages 3-6. No registration.

Mon, Feb 24, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Main Library - Meadows Community Room B
This writer's peer group will inspire and motivate you using prompts and exercises for creative writing. Writers of all genres are welcome to participate. No registration.