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Date
Monday, April 28, 2014
Time
7:00 PM
Description
Celebrate love on the printed page! Are you a romance novel enthusiast? Then you’ll “love” this book chat group, designed for romance novel enthusiasts. This month: “Heart of the Matter” by Emily Giffin
Location
Rasmussen North
Library
STDL - Central Library

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Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Time
7:00 PM
Description
Registration required. Aspiring writers will learn the techniques of building better bad guys from DePaul University creative writing professor Rebecca Johns, author of The Countess: A Novel of Elizabeth Barthory and Icebergs, a PEN/Hemingway finalist work. Includes handouts and exercises.
Location
Adult Classroom
Library
STDL - Central Library

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Date
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Time
7:00 PM
Description
Something new is brewing in Schaumburg! There’s room for everyone at this friendly book chat. Read and discuss some bestselling books, and engage in stimulating conversation that challenges how we think about the written word. April’s pick is Charms for the Easy Life by Kaye Gibbons. Loan copies of the book will be available on a first-come, first-served basis at the Readers’ Advisory Desk. For more information, contact Anna Pederson at (847) 923-3326 or apederson@stdl.org. Registration required.

Starbucks at Streets of Woodfield
601 N Martingale Rd, Schaumburg
Location
Off-site
Library
STDL - Central Library

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Date
Thursday, May 01, 2014
Time
7:30 PM
Description
Tonight's program has been moved to May 15th. Please join us then.
Location
AV Theatre
Library
STDL - Central Library

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Date
Tuesday, May 06, 2014
Time
7:00 PM
Description
For the following devices: Kindle Fire/HD, Nook Color/HD, iPad, Android tablets, and smartphones

Learn how to download eBooks from the library's digital media collection and transfer them to a variety of tablet and smartphone devices. Librarians will demonstrate how you can download 24/7 from the comfort of your own home. Registration required.
Location
Rasmussen North
Library
STDL - Central Library

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Date
Tuesday, May 13, 2014
Time
7:00 PM
Description
For the following devices: Kindle keyboard, Kindle Paperwhite, Kindle DX

Learn how to download eBooks from the library's digital media collection and transfer them to your Kindle e-Ink eReaders (not for Kindle Fire). Librarians will demonstrate how you can download 24/7 from your own home. Registration required.
Location
Rasmussen North
Library
STDL - Central Library

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Date
Thursday, May 15, 2014
Time
7:30 PM
Description
Daily Herald film critic Dann Gire and award-winning author Raymond Benson begin another season of lively film discussions. No pre-registration necessary - just come and enjoy! Tonight's topic: Our Personal Faves (That we haven't talked about before)!
Location
AV Theatre
Library
STDL - Central Library

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Date
Tuesday, May 20, 2014
Time
7:00 PM
Description
For the following devices: Classic Nook, Nook Simple Touch

Learn how to download eBooks from the library's digital media collection and transfer them to your Nook e-Ink devices (not for Nook Color or HD). Librarians will demonstrate how you can download 24/7 from your own home. Registration required
Location
Rasmussen North
Library
STDL - Central Library

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Date
Thursday, May 22, 2014
Time
7:00 PM
Description
It would be a crime to miss our mystery book discussions focusing on the best of the mystery genre! This month: “Before I Go To Sleep” by S.J. Watson
Location
Rasmussen North
Library
STDL - Central Library

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Date
Tuesday, May 27, 2014
Time
7:00 PM
Description
Goodreads.com is a fun, free, interactive website that will enhance your literary experience! Track the books you're reading, have read, and want to read. Check out personalized book recommendations tailored to your literary tastes. Join an online discussion group and make literary connections. Learn how to set up your own Goodreads profile in this hands-on class, log your favorite books and make connections.

Registration required. Space limited.
Location
Adult Computer Lab
Library
STDL - Central Library

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Date
Thursday, May 29, 2014
Time
7:00 PM
Description
Registration required. The mysteries of marketing books today are revealed in this interactive workshop for writers. Author Amy Alessio will discuss social networking, presentations and branding.
Location
Rasmussen North
Library
STDL - Central Library

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Date
Friday, June 13, 2014
Time
1:00 PM
Description
eBook Drop-In Event
Location
Lobby
Library
STDL - Central Library

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Date
Thursday, June 26, 2014
Time
7:00 PM
Description
Lads and lassies join us in a celebration of Diana Gabaldon’s award winning fiction series with this window on Scottish culture and history, featuring Outlander quizzes, giveaways, Scottish music and refreshments, along with a pictorial journey through the beautiful locations featured in the books.
Location
Rasmussen North
Library
STDL - Central Library

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Date
Monday, June 30, 2014
Time
7:00 PM
Description
Celebrate love on the printed page! Are you a romance novel enthusiast? Then you’ll “love” this book chat group, designed for romance novel enthusiasts. This month: “The Other Boleyn Girl” by Philipa Gregory
Location
Rasmussen North
Library
STDL - Central Library

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Date
Thursday, July 10, 2014
Time
7:00 PM
Description
Downloadable eBooks for Tablets & Smartphones
Location
Adult Classroom
Library
STDL - Central Library

Please note: Each Adult reading program starts fresh every time.
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