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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Friday, July 01, 2016
Time
10:00 AM
Description
Summer version of weekly ESL conversation club. Meets once a week in Summer.
Location
Rasmussen North
Library
STDL - Central Library
12:00 PM

Title
Date
Friday, July 01, 2016
Time
6:30 PM
Description
Experts from Arthur Murray instruct in salsa and merengue with live music from Fiesta. Sponsored by Schaumburg Park District Click here to see all of our Town Square events.
Location
Town Square
Library
STDL - Central Library
9:30 PM

Title
Date
Friday, July 01, 2016
Time
7:00 PM
Description
Members meet weekly.
Location
Rasmussen South
Library
STDL - Central Library
9:00 PM

Title
Date
Saturday, July 02, 2016
Time
10:00 AM
Description
No matter the genre, every piece of writing can benefit from a good critique. Bring a page of your latest work to share with the group, and be ready to provide constructive feedback on other’s writings.
Location
Rasmussen South
Library
STDL - Central Library
2:00 PM

Title
Date
Saturday, July 02, 2016
Time
2:00 PM
Description
Zootopia, 2016, PG, 108 minutes, animated. Zootopia is a city like no other. But when optimistic Officer Judy Hopps arrives to become the city’s first bunny officer, she uncovers a conspiracy. With the help of Nick Wilde, will they save Zootpia’s happy existence?

Location
AV Theatre
Library
STDL - Central Library
3:45 PM

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 05, 2016
Time
7:00 AM
Description
Replace Projector
Location
Adult Classroom
Library
STDL - Central Library
5:30 PM

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 05, 2016
Time
9:30 AM
Description
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Location
Rasmussen North
Library
STDL - Central Library
3:30 PM

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 05, 2016
Time
2:00 PM
Description
Gods of Egypt, 2016, PG-13, C.C., 127 minutes. The survival of mankind hangs in the balance as an unexpected mortal hero undertakes a thrilling journey to save the world and rescue his true love.
Location
AV Theatre
Library
STDL - Central Library
4:15 PM

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 05, 2016
Time
6:45 PM
Description
It's classic country hits and new country favorites that everyone will enjoy. Arrive early for free treats from Whole Foods Market Schaumburg! Rain date: Wednesday, July 6 Click here to see all of our Town Square events.
Location
Town Square
Library
STDL - Central Library
8:15 PM

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 06, 2016
Time
6:30 PM
Description
Members meet weekly.
Location
Conference Room-Night
Library
STDL - Central Library
9:30 PM

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 06, 2016
Time
7:00 PM
Description
Zootopia, 2016, PG, 108 minutes, animated. Zootopia is a city like no other. But when optimistic Officer Judy Hopps arrives to become the city’s first bunny officer, she uncovers a conspiracy. With the help of Nick Wilde, will they save Zootpia’s happy existence?
Location
AV Theatre
Library
STDL - Central Library
8:45 PM

Title
Date
Thursday, July 07, 2016
Time
2:00 PM
Description
The Boy, 2016, PG-13, 98 minutes. An American Nanny is shocked that her new English employer’s small boy is actually a life-sized doll. After she violates a list of strict rules, disturbing events make her believe that the doll is actually alive.
Location
AV Theatre
Library
STDL - Central Library
3:45 PM

Title
Date
Thursday, July 07, 2016
Time
7:30 PM
Description
Learn about the library's Digital Production Studio that is used for video and music creation. Bring your questions, get answers, and see a demonstration of the available equipment and software.
Location
Teen Digital Production Studio
Library
STDL - Central Library
8:30 PM

Title
Date
Friday, July 08, 2016
Time
10:00 AM
Description
Summer version of weekly ESL conversation club. Meets once a week in Summer.
Location
Rasmussen North
Library
STDL - Central Library
12:00 PM

Title
Date
Friday, July 08, 2016
Time
7:00 PM
Description
Members meet weekly.
Location
Rasmussen South
Library
STDL - Central Library
9:00 PM

Title
Date
Friday, July 08, 2016
Time
7:00 PM
Description
Historian Gary Midkiff discusses five overlooked Americans who were important in our nation’s history: John Muir, Billy Mitchell, George Halas, Walter Reuther and Jonas Salk. Find out who took a U.S. President camping, demonstrated against army generals, had a vision for a game that dominated the sports world, and conquered a terrible disease.
Location
Rasmussen North
Library
STDL - Central Library
8:30 PM

Title
Date
Saturday, July 09, 2016
Time
2:00 PM
Description
E.T., 1982, PG, 117 minutes, Family Classic. When a friendly extra-terrestrial is left here on Earth, after a hasty getaway, ten-year-old Elliot finds the alien. An instant connection is formed between the troubled boy and the E.T. When E.T. becomes homesick for his home planet, Elliot and his family must work together to get him back home.
Location
AV Theatre
Library
STDL - Central Library
4:00 PM

Title
Date
Sunday, July 10, 2016
Time
1:00 PM
Description
Into the Dim by Janet B. Taylor and Outlander by Diana Gabaldon. Limited loaner copies available at the Fiction Desk beginning June 1.
Location
Conference Room-Day
Library
STDL - Central Library
2:00 PM

Title
Date
Monday, July 11, 2016
Time
6:45 PM
Description
This 11-piece Latin band will have you grooving in your seat or up and dancing! Rain date: Tuesday, July 12 Click here to see all of our Town Square events.
Location
Town Square
Library
STDL - Central Library
8:15 PM

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 12, 2016
Time
2:00 PM
Description
The Boy, 2016, PG-13, 98 minutes. An American Nanny is shocked that her new English employer’s small boy is actually a life-sized doll. After she violates a list of strict rules, disturbing events make her believe that the doll is actually alive.
Location
AV Theatre
Library
STDL - Central Library
3:45 PM

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 12, 2016
Time
7:00 PM
Description
For adults with high-functioning autism or Asperger's, and others facing social challenges, who do not need to be accompanied by a parent or aide.

Create toy models, shapes, jewelry and anything else you can imagine with our 3D modeling software and 3D printer.
Location
Rasmussen South
Library
STDL - Central Library
8:30 PM

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 12, 2016
Time
7:00 PM
Description
Have bicycle, will travel! Join us for a tour of the old Santa Fe Trail from Missouri to New Mexico. Cyclist John Lynn will be our guide, providing the perfect mix of history, adventure and fun travel stories as narration for this virtual tour.
Location
Rasmussen North
Library
STDL - Central Library
8:30 PM

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 13, 2016
Time
6:30 PM
Description
Members meet weekly.
Location
Conference Room-Night
Library
STDL - Central Library
9:30 PM

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 13, 2016
Time
6:30 PM
Description
Performers ages 5 and up are welcome - everyone from singers to jugglers to comedians can display their talent. Email teen@stdl.org with your name, age and talent by July 5, or stop in to watch your friends perform. Rain location: Central Teen Place Click here to see all of our Town Square events.
Location
Town Square
Library
STDL - Central Library
8:00 PM

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 13, 2016
Time
7:00 PM
Description
Now You See Me, 2013, PG-13, 125 minutes, sequel just released. The Four Horsemen are ready to pull off a scandal bigger than anyone can anticipate. Watch the team of four illusionists fool an elite FBI squad.
Location
AV Theatre
Library
STDL - Central Library
9:00 PM

Title
Date
Thursday, July 14, 2016
Time
9:00 AM
Description
Members meet second and fourth Thursday mornings of each month to work on sewing projects.
Location
Rasmussen North
Library
STDL - Central Library
12:00 PM

Title
Date
Thursday, July 14, 2016
Time
2:00 PM
Description
Zootopia, 2016, PG, 108 minutes, animated. Zootopia is a city like no other. But when optimistic Officer Judy Hopps arrives to become the city’s first bunny officer, she uncovers a conspiracy. With the help of Nick Wilde, will they save Zootpia’s happy existence?
Location
AV Theatre
Library
STDL - Central Library
3:45 PM

Title
Date
Thursday, July 14, 2016
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. Please bring your device.
Location
Adult Classroom
Library
STDL - Central Library
8:30 PM

Title
Date
Thursday, July 14, 2016
Time
7:00 PM
Description
Sing, clap, dance and sneeze along during this visit by award-winning musician and author Jim Gill. Rain location: Central Library Click here to see all of our Town Square events.
Location
Town Square
Library
STDL - Central Library
8:00 PM

Title
Date
Thursday, July 14, 2016
Time
7:00 PM
Description
Sci-fi author Daniel O'Malley is stopping by to read from his latest book, Stiletto. We'll also have time for a brief Q&A.

Stiletto is an Amazon pick for Best Books of June 2016 and Best Books of 2016 So Far: Science Fiction and Fantasy.

"Stiletto is laugh-out-loud funny, occasionally bawdy and paced like a spy thriller replete with chases, betrayals and tragedies." - Dallas Morning News

Location
Fire Place Area
Library
STDL - Central Library
8:00 PM

Title
Date
Friday, July 15, 2016
Time
10:00 AM
Description
Summer version of weekly ESL conversation club. Meets once a week in Summer.
Location
Rasmussen North
Library
STDL - Central Library
12:00 PM

Title
Date
Friday, July 15, 2016
Time
7:00 PM
Description
Members meet weekly.
Location
Rasmussen South
Library
STDL - Central Library
9:00 PM

Title
Date
Saturday, July 16, 2016
Time
10:00 AM
Description
No matter the genre, every piece of writing can benefit from a good critique. Bring a page of your latest work to share with the group, and be ready to provide constructive feedback on other’s writings.
Location
Rasmussen South
Library
STDL - Central Library
2:00 PM

Title
Date
Saturday, July 16, 2016
Time
1:00 PM
Description
Stuart Little, 1999, PG, 85 minutes, some animation. Also starring Geena Davis and Hugh Laurie. The Little Family has an unusual family member, Stuart Little, who is a mouse! Everyone loves Stuart except for the family cat Snowbell.
Location
AV Theatre
Library
STDL - Central Library
2:30 PM

Title
Date
Monday, July 18, 2016
Time
6:45 PM
Description
Influenced by both Celtic and American folk music, Arranmore creates a unique, beautiful sound all its own. Rain date: Tuesday, July 19 Click here to see all of our Town Square events.
Location
Town Square
Library
STDL - Central Library
8:15 PM

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 19, 2016
Time
2:00 PM
Description
Zootopia, 2016, PG, C.C., 108 minutes, animated. Zootopia is a city like no other. But when optimistic Officer Judy Hopps arrives to become the city’s first bunny officer, she uncovers a conspiracy. With the help of Nick Wilde, will they save Zootpia’s happy existence?
Location
AV Theatre
Library
STDL - Central Library
3:45 PM

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 19, 2016
Time
6:30 PM
Description
We'll provide the supplies; just bring your creativity and love for coloring. **REGISTRATION REQUIRED.**
Location
Rasmussen North
Library
STDL - Central Library
8:00 PM

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 20, 2016
Time
6:30 PM
Description
Members meet weekly.
Location
Conference Room-Night
Library
STDL - Central Library
9:30 PM

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 20, 2016
Time
6:30 PM
Description
Local artist Randy Skepnek provides basic instruction, then it’s up to you to paint this adorable garden gnome ceramic piece. Fee: $15.
Location
Rasmussen South
Library
STDL - Central Library
9:30 PM

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 20, 2016
Time
7:00 PM
Description
Street Theatre presents classic fables with clever, hilarious twists. Sponsored by Schaumburg Park District Click here to see all of our Town Square events.
Location
Town Square
Library
STDL - Central Library
7:30 PM

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 20, 2016
Time
7:00 PM
Description
10 Cloverfield Lane, 2016, PG-13, 105 minutes. After getting into a car accident a woman awakes to find she’s been taken captive by two men who are insisting that they’re protecting her from an apocalyptic catastrophe. Uncertain what to believe, the woman soon determines that she must escape at any cost.
Location
AV Theatre
Library
STDL - Central Library
8:45 PM

Title
Date
Thursday, July 21, 2016
Time
2:00 PM
Description
Now You See Me, 2013, PG-13, 125 minutes, sequel just released. The Four Horsemen are ready to pull off a scandal bigger than anyone can anticipate. Watch the team of four illusionists fool an elite FBI squad.
Location
AV Theatre
Library
STDL - Central Library
4:00 PM

Title
Date
Thursday, July 21, 2016
Time
7:00 PM
Description
Nursery rhymes + punk rock = big fun for kids! Rain location: Central Library Click here to see all of our Town Square events.
Location
Town Square
Library
STDL - Central Library
8:00 PM

Title
Date
Friday, July 22, 2016
Time
10:00 AM
Description
Summer version of weekly ESL conversation club. Meets once a week in Summer.
Location
Rasmussen North
Library
STDL - Central Library
12:00 PM

Title
Date
Friday, July 22, 2016
Time
7:00 PM
Description
Members meet weekly.
Location
Rasmussen South
Library
STDL - Central Library
9:00 PM

Title
Date
Monday, July 25, 2016
Time
6:45 PM
Description
An all-star line up of Chicago musicians performs early swing and traditional jazz. Rain date: Tuesday, July 26 Click here to see all of our Town Square events.
Location
Town Square
Library
STDL - Central Library
8:15 PM

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 26, 2016
Time
2:00 PM
Description
Now You See Me, 2013, PG-13, 125 minutes, sequel just released. The Four Horsemen are ready to pull off a scandal bigger than anyone can anticipate. Watch the team of four illusionists fool an elite FBI squad.
Location
AV Theatre
Library
STDL - Central Library
4:00 PM

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 26, 2016
Time
7:00 PM
Description
In July 1956, the SS Andrea Doria and the MS Stockholm were relying on radar to cut through a heavy fog over the North Atlantic. More than 50 lives were lost in the resulting collision, and many of those rescued faced tremendous perils. Historian Jim Gibbons shares this tragic chapter in maritime history.
Location
Combined Room
Library
STDL - Central Library
8:30 PM

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 27, 2016
Time
6:30 PM
Description
Members meet weekly.
Location
Conference Room-Night
Library
STDL - Central Library
9:30 PM

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 27, 2016
Time
7:00 PM
Description
Location: America's Bar & Grill, 2308 W. Higgins Rd., Hoffman Estates

Do you know your pop culture, weird history or obscure facts? Join other trivia buffs in this fun throw-down. Enter as a team, or come solo and we’ll pair you up. Prizes will be awarded to the winning team!
Location
Off-site
Library
STDL - Central Library
9:00 PM

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 27, 2016
Time
7:00 PM
Description
The Boy, 2016, PG-13, 98 minutes. An American Nanny is shocked that her new English employer’s small boy is actually a life-sized doll. After she violates a list of strict rules, disturbing events make her believe that the doll is actually alive.
Location
AV Theatre
Library
STDL - Central Library
8:45 PM

Title
Date
Thursday, July 28, 2016
Time
9:00 AM
Description
Members meet second and fourth Thursday mornings of each month to work on sewing projects.
Location
Adult Classroom
Library
STDL - Central Library
12:00 PM

Title
Date
Thursday, July 28, 2016
Time
2:00 PM
Description
Hail, Caesar!, 2016, PG-13, 106 minutes. This movie follows one day in the life of, Eddie Mannix, a 1950’s Hollywood Fixer for Capital Pictures. Eddie’s biggest problem occurs when studio star, Baird Whitlock, goes missing.
Location
AV Theatre
Library
STDL - Central Library
3:45 PM

Title
Date
Thursday, July 28, 2016
Time
7:00 PM
Description
Taste new, healthy recipes that bring the goodness of the garden to your table. Chef Susan Maddox will bring some great garden-to-plate ideas for you to use at home this summer.
Location
Combined Room
Library
STDL - Central Library
8:30 PM

Title
Date
Friday, July 29, 2016
Time
10:00 AM
Description
Summer version of weekly ESL conversation club. Meets once a week in Summer.
Location
Rasmussen North
Library
STDL - Central Library
12:00 PM

Title
Date
Friday, July 29, 2016
Time
7:00 PM
Description
Members meet weekly.
Location
Rasmussen South
Library
STDL - Central Library
9:00 PM

 
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Country
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Title
Precious Gifts
Review
Handsome widowed very charming Paul Parker won teh heart of a Frenchwoman. This was second wife. He tahtered a sone and three different daughters. You will have to read to see how this all turns out.