Upcoming Events

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Open Tutoring

April 24th, 2014, 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Need help with math, reading, or writing? We can help you study for a placement test or the GED. Start attending anytime and drop-in as needed. We will develop a personal learning plan for you based on when your test is scheduled; however, we cannot guarantee good results through "cramming." Don't delay!

Adult Writers Group

April 24th, 2014, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Have you always wanted to write? Join our supportive and friendly group of writers for inspiration and camaraderie. We're dedicated to finishing our projects, sharing tips for story ideas, making time to write and having fun. No experience necessary.

ESL Study Group at Havlicek School

April 25th, 2014, 8:45am to 10:15am
Practice makes perfect! Our ESL study group for District 98 parents is for beginner and intermediate adult learners who want to improve English listening, speaking, reading, and writing.

Open Tutoring

April 25th, 2014, 10:30am to 12:30pm
Need help with math, reading, or writing? We can help you study for a placement test or the GED. Start attending anytime and drop-in as needed. We will develop a personal learning plan for you based on when your test is scheduled; however, we cannot guarantee good results through "cramming." Don't delay!

ESL Study Group - Beginner

April 26th, 2014, 10:00am to 12:00pm
Practice makes perfect! Our ESL study group is for beginner and intermediate adult learners who want to improve English listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Students at a very high level might find personal tutoring more helpful, but everyone is welcome to try the group to see if they like it.

Private Learning Group

April 26th, 2014, 10:30am to 12:00pm
This is a closed social group for past students of ESL classes from the Library and the Lyons Township Adult Ed. program.

Creative Kids Craft Club

April 26th, 2014, 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Fun is in store this spring with magnificent crafts to spark your imagination and help you think creatively! Join Miss LaRaie for a different project every week.
Please register at 708.795.8000 ex 3088, on our website, or in person at the Youth Services desk. Sign up begins 30 days before event. Enrollment registers you for the whole six week session. Holidays may interfere with some dates.

Anime Mondays

April 28th, 2014, 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Much of the manga in the Teen Collection has been made into animated television series and features that air primarily in Japan. Every Monday we will feature either an episode from a featured anime series or an animated film. No commercials, nothing but the tasty cream of the animated crop!

5-9 Year Old Story Time

April 28th, 2014, 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Story Time aims to introduce children to the world of books and reading with fun, interactive experiences in a safe environment. Sessions can run from 30 to 45 minutes and may include stories, rhymes, songs, finger plays and a simple craft activity.

Please register online, by phone at 708.795.8000 ex 3088 or stop in at the Youth Services desk.

Knuckle Sandwich Theatre Presents...

April 29th, 2014, 4:30pm to 5:30pm
From the classic Kung Fu flicks of Hong Kong, to Savate and Parkour in Europe, to Tony Jaa and the current crop of action spectaculars coming out of Thailand - the Library offers an ongoing extravaganza of martial arts films from around the world.