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Decorative Embroidery

Monday, July 15, 2024 at 11:00am - 1:00pm
Workshop Lab at Main Library
Program Type:
Classes & Workshops
Age Group:
Adults
About This Event:

Learn hand embroidery by following a fun summer cactus pattern. Materials provided. Sign up begins 7/1. For Palatine cardholders only.

Open
Required
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Decorative Embroidery

Monday, July 15, 2024 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Workshop Lab at Main Library
Program Type:
Classes & Workshops
Age Group:
Adults
About This Event:

Learn hand embroidery by following a fun summer cactus pattern. Materials provided. Sign up begins 7/1. For Palatine cardholders only.

Open
Required
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Decorative Embroidery

Monday, July 15, 2024 at 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Workshop Lab at Main Library
Program Type:
Classes & Workshops
Age Group:
Adults
About This Event:

Learn hand embroidery by following a fun summer cactus pattern. Materials provided. Sign up begins 7/1. For Palatine cardholders only.

Waitlist
Required
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Embroidery Pattern Design for Beginners

Tuesday, July 16, 2024 at 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Workshop Lab at Main Library
Program Type:
Classes & Workshops
Age Group:
Adults
About This Event:

Learn how to use Inkscape and Ink/Stitch to design your own pattern for use on the embroidery machine. Ages 13 and up. Sign up begins 7/2.

Waitlist
Required
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Mastering Grilling Basics

Wednesday, July 17, 2024 at 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Virtual
Program Type:
Classes & Workshops, Lectures & Performances
Age Group:
Adults
About This Event:

Explore basic grilling techniques for meats and vegetables with Kristyn Slick. Sign up begins 7/3. Presented: Zoom.

Open
Required
Virtual Event
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Blood Drive - Versiti

Thursday, July 18, 2024 at 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room 1 at Main Library
Program Type:
Classes & Workshops
Age Group:
Teens, Adults
About This Event:

Help save lives and make a difference! Many patients and families count on your lifesaving blood donations year-round. Appointments are encouraged, but walk-ins are welcome. Ages 1...

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Designing in TinkerCAD - Rescheduled

Thursday, July 18, 2024 at 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Workshop Lab at Main Library
Program Type:
Classes & Workshops
Age Group:
Teens, Adults
About This Event:

Learn how to use TinkerCAD, a free online software, to model your own designs that can be used on the 3D Printer. This is a rescheduled class. 

Filled
Required
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Referral Services Drop-In Hours

Friday, July 19, 2024 at 9:00am - 11:00am
Study Room 2A at Main Library
Program Type:
Classes & Workshops
Age Group:
All Ages
About This Event:

Are you currently navigating a situation and need some additional help? Let us help connect you to resources and local organizations! These are drop-in hours, meaning no appointmen...

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Rescheduled from 7/12 - Career Counseling Appointments

Friday, July 19, 2024 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Study Room 2B at Main Library
Program Type:
Classes & Workshops
Age Group:
Adults
About This Event:

Book a 30-minute consultation with career expert Jerry Donahue for resume help, LinkedIn profile review, and job searching strategies for any stage of your career. Sign up begins t...

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Sewing Activity: Accessible Alterations

Friday, July 19, 2024 at 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Workshop Lab at Main Library
Program Type:
Classes & Workshops
Age Group:
Teens, Adults
About This Event:

Create more adaptability in your clothing by learning how to turn buttons into snaps, add Velcro, and add elastic to existing pieces. Sign up begins 7/5.

Open
Required
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Referral Services Drop-In Hours-Rand Rd

Monday, July 22, 2024 at 11:00am - 1:00pm
Rand Road Branch
Program Type:
Classes & Workshops
Age Group:
All Ages
About This Event:

Are you currently navigating a difficult situation and need some additional help? Let us help connect you to resources and local organizations! These are drop-in hours, meaning no ...

This event is in the "Kids" group.

Get Ready for Kindergarten

Monday, July 22, 2024 at 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Story Room AB at Main Library
Program Type:
Classes & Workshops
Age Group:
Kids
About This Event:

Get Ready for Kindergarten  Reading: Monday, July 22, 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.     Math: Monday, July 29, 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.     Science: Monday, August...

Open
Required
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Painted Rocks

Tuesday, July 23, 2024 at 5:00pm - 6:00pm
North Hoffman Room at North Hoffman Branch
Program Type:
Classes & Workshops
Age Group:
Adults
About This Event:

Decorate rocks with acrylic paint pens. Spread some kindness and give them away or put them in your garden. Materials provided. Sign up begins 7/9. For Palatine cardholders only.

Open
Required
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Referral Services Drop-In Hours-North Hoffman

Wednesday, July 24, 2024 at 1:00pm - 3:00pm
North Hoffman Branch
Program Type:
Classes & Workshops
Age Group:
All Ages
About This Event:

Are you currently navigating a difficult situation and need some additional help? Let us help connect you to resources and local organizations! These are drop-in hours, meaning no ...

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Intermediate Inkscape

Wednesday, July 24, 2024 at 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Workshop Lab at Main Library
Program Type:
Classes & Workshops
Age Group:
Teens, Adults
About This Event:

Take your designs to the next level by learning more about editing nodes, paths, and manipulating text to give your Workshop projects a more polished and professional look. Ages 11...

Open
Required
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Sewing Advice Drop-In Hours

Thursday, July 25, 2024 at 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Workshop Lab at Main Library
Program Type:
Classes & Workshops
Age Group:
Teens, Adults
About This Event:

Michael Hall lends you advice for your personal sewing projects. Drop in.

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Referral Services Drop-In Hours

Friday, July 26, 2024 at 9:00am - 11:00am
Study Room 2A at Main Library
Program Type:
Classes & Workshops
Age Group:
All Ages
About This Event:

Are you currently navigating a situation and need some additional help? Let us help connect you to resources and local organizations! These are drop-in hours, meaning no appointmen...

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Zine Club

Friday, July 26, 2024 at 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Story Room AB at Main Library
Program Type:
Games & Activities, Classes & Workshops
Age Group:
Teens
About This Event:

Create a page to add to a collaborative zine (self-published magazine). All participants receive a copy of the completed zine in September. Come to one session or all. Grades ...

Open
Required
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Referral Services Drop-In Hours-Rand Rd

Monday, July 29, 2024 at 11:00am - 1:00pm
Rand Road Branch
Program Type:
Classes & Workshops
Age Group:
All Ages
About This Event:

Are you currently navigating a difficult situation and need some additional help? Let us help connect you to resources and local organizations! These are drop-in hours, meaning no ...

This event is in the "Kids" group.

Get Ready for Kindergarten

Monday, July 29, 2024 at 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Story Room AB at Main Library
Program Type:
Classes & Workshops
Age Group:
Kids
About This Event:

Get Ready for Kindergarten  Reading: Monday, July 22, 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.     Math: Monday, July 29, 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.     Science: Monday, August...

Open
Required
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Intermediate Embroidery Pattern Design

Monday, July 29, 2024 at 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Workshop Lab at Main Library
Program Type:
Classes & Workshops
Age Group:
Adults
About This Event:

Deep dive into helpful features like trace bitmap, adjusting stitch types, and improved paths and layering in Inkscape for clearer stitch-outs on our embroidery machine. Ages 13 an...

Required
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Dog Man Fan Fest

Tuesday, July 30, 2024 at 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Story Room AB at Main Library
Program Type:
Games & Activities, Classes & Workshops
Age Group:
Kids
About This Event:

Celebrate the newest book in the Dog Man series with games and activities. Grades 1-5. Sign up begins 7/16.

Required
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Referral Services Drop-In Hours-North Hoffman

Wednesday, July 31, 2024 at 1:00pm - 3:00pm
North Hoffman Branch
Program Type:
Classes & Workshops
Age Group:
All Ages
About This Event:

Are you currently navigating a difficult situation and need some additional help? Let us help connect you to resources and local organizations! These are drop-in hours, meaning no ...

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Tie-Dye

Thursday, August 1, 2024 at 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Grounds at Main Library
Program Type:
Games & Activities, Classes & Workshops
Age Group:
All Ages
About This Event:

Get groovy with a tie-dye party! We provide materials, instructions, and an item to dye but feel free to bring any cotton clothing you'd like to freshen up with some intense colors...