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Spring Break Week at the Library: March 24-28, 2014

Looking for things to do when school's out? The Library will have plenty of activities to keep you and your little ones busy. Drop-in Board Games Monday, March 24 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Start off spring break the right way by dropping in to play some board games with your friends. All ages....

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Upcoming Event: Musicians from the Ukraine

In celebration of the 200th birthday of Ukrainian poet Taras Shevchenko, we're hosting a music program on Saturday, March 22, from 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. Professional bandurists traveling from the Ukraine to the Chicagoland area will be performing unique music and songs of this famous poet. The beautiful...

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Money Smart Week: April 5-12, 2014

The American Library Association is partnering with the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago for Money Smart Week @ Your Library in 2014. Money Smart Week promotes personal financial literacy. We're celebrating Money Smart Week with programs to help you save money! Register online or call us at 847-358-...

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Taking Charge of Your Health

Join other seniors with chronic conditions such as asthma, diabetes, arthritis, hypertension, or heart disease in this six-week, Stanford University-developed program. Classes will be held at the North Hoffman Branch. Participants will use a variety of management tools and cover a wide array of...

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Concert Fundraiser Featuring The Music of the Carpenters

Wednesday, February 19, 2014, at 7:30 pm at Cutting Hall, 50 East Wood Street in Palatine The Palatine Public Library District Foundation (PPLDF) will be hosting the concert event Close to You: The Music of the Carpenters to support the fundraising efforts of the Foundation. Singer Lisa Rock, her 6...

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Lunch and Learn Small Business Series

Bring your lunch and join us for a series of brown bag sessions designed for individuals interested in starting and running a small business. Attend any or all of the workshops. Please sign up as space is limited.   Using Google Drive for Small Businesses When: Tuesday, January 21, 11:30 a.m...

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Thanksgiving Week Children's Programs at the Palatine Library

Visit us for stories, games, crafts and all around fun during the week of Thanksgiving. Visit with Author Tom Watson Monday, November 251:00 – 1:45 p.m.Meet the author of the Stick Dog series, learn about the story behind the books, and discover how to draw all the characters. Grades K-5.Tickets...

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Antique Appraisal Fair at the Palatine Library November 9

Could grandma’s old heirloom in the attic be worth money? Bring your antiques to our Antique Appraisal Fair on Saturday, November 9, from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The Friends of the Palatine Library exclusively sponsor this event. Three professional general antique appraisers will be on-hand to help...

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Proud Summer Readers

These school children were proud to show off the hard work they did this summer to earn their Summer Reading t-shirts.  This year’s program was a huge success!  4816 people participated and 3080 people received t-shirts.  134 families earned the Household Incentive prize.  Way...

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Toddler Art!

Weather permitting, Toddler Art! will be held outdoors on the dock this week.  We will meet up in the front lobby and parade out together.  Bundle up and come join us Tuesday, September 17 at 6:30 and Thursday, September 19 at 10:00 as we integrate art and science while we explore various...

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