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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Time
7:00 PM
Description
Enjoy refreshments while you get creative with a holiday craft.

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.
Location
Rasmussen South
Library
STDL - Central Library
8:00 PM

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Time
10:00 AM
Description
ESL conversation club. If interested contact Helen Stewart hstewart@stdl.org.
Location
Rasmussen South
Library
STDL - Central Library
12:00 PM

Title
Date
Friday, December 16, 2016
Time
10:00 AM
Description
ESL Conversation Club. Interested? Contact Helen Stewart hstewart@stdl.org
Location
Rasmussen North
Library
STDL - Central Library
12:00 PM

Title
Date
Saturday, December 17, 2016
Time
10:00 AM
Description
Writer's Group
Location
Rasmussen South
Library
STDL - Central Library
1:00 PM

Title
Date
Monday, December 19, 2016
Time
7:00 PM
Description
Instructor Peggy Garvin of Garvin Gardens will guide you in creating a beautiful holiday arrangement with holly, fir, pine and juniper, and further adorned with festive ribbons and a taper. Please bring gardening gloves and pruners to class. Fee: $17. Registration required.
Location
Rasmussen South
Library
STDL - Central Library
9:00 PM

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Time
10:00 AM
Description
ESL conversation club. If interested contact Helen Stewart hstewart@stdl.org.
Location
Rasmussen South
Library
STDL - Central Library
12:00 PM

Title
Date
Thursday, December 22, 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
Friday, December 23, 2016
Time
10:00 AM
Description
ESL Conversation Club. Interested? Contact Helen Stewart hstewart@stdl.org
Location
Rasmussen North
Library
STDL - Central Library
12:00 PM

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Time
10:00 AM
Description
ESL conversation club. If interested contact Helen Stewart hstewart@stdl.org.
Location
Rasmussen South
Library
STDL - Central Library
12:00 PM

Title
Date
Friday, December 30, 2016
Time
10:00 AM
Description
ESL Conversation Club. Interested? Contact Helen Stewart hstewart@stdl.org
Location
Rasmussen North
Library
STDL - Central Library
12:00 PM

Title
Date
Wednesday, January 04, 2017
Time
6:30 PM
Description
Members meet weekly.
Location
Conference Room-Night
Library
STDL - Central Library
9:30 PM

Title
Date
Wednesday, January 04, 2017
Time
6:30 PM
Description
Let your imagination run wild and colorful in this fun acrylics class where traditional organic forms meet contemporary geometric shapes. It’s a great exercise in imagining the world just a little bit differently. Instructed by Randy Skepnek. Fee: $15. Registration required.
Location
Rasmussen South
Library
STDL - Central Library
9:30 PM

Title
Date
Thursday, January 05, 2017
Time
7:30 PM
Description
Join your favorite movie review double act – Dan Gire and Raymond Benson, who celebrate their tenth season of in-depth analysis and spirited discussion of various film topics. January: We Love the Smell of Napalm in the Morning – the Great War Movies.
Location
Rasmussen North
Library
STDL - Central Library
9:30 PM

Title
Date
Saturday, January 07, 2017
Time
10:30 AM
Description
Holistic Life Coach Anne Marie Nuccio offers a simple yet powerful framework that allows you to tap into your inner resources, create a vision of a life you would love and overcome obstacles that may be preventing you from realizing your dream. Registration required.
Location
Rasmussen North
Library
STDL - Central Library
12:00 PM

Title
Date
Sunday, January 08, 2017
Time
1:00 PM
Description
Location: Wally's Coffee House 55 W Schaumburg Rd (Town Square)

Register in person at the Fiction Desk or by calling (847) 923-3140.

Enjoy lively discussion of a different title each month. This month's book is A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness. Limited loaner copies available at the Fiction Desk beginning December 1.
Location
Off-site
Library
STDL - Central Library
2:00 PM

 
How It Works
Staff can read a book, watch a film, or attend library programs for a chance to win prizes. Staff participants are required to write a short review for each item logged.

  • All participants will be entered into a drawing for $10 Target gift cards - we'll draw two (2) winners per week!

  • Grand Prize: complete six (6) activities to be entered in a drawing to win a tablet.


Reviews
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.
Title
Country
Review
The story of a man's last wish to make a difference and of the loved ones he leaves behind fulfilling their destinies at last. He made a very special request to each one of his children so they achieve their dreams. You will have to read the book to find out what they are.