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Planet Circus

January 20, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 1
Age Group: Kids, All Ages
Program Type on Public Calendar: Lectures & Performances
Event Description:
Pocket Circus blends humor, magic, acrobatics, juggling, and music to make an unforgettable performance. Tickets available January 13 for valid District cardholders. All ages. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Drop in LEGO / Ven a Jugar con LEGO

January 20, 2020
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Rand Road Branch
Age Group: Kids
Program Type on Public Calendar: Games & Activities
Event Description:
Bring your imagination and build something fun when you try out our LEGO collection. Trae tu imaginación y construye algo divertido cuando pruebes nuestra colección de LEGO. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Using Ancestry

January 20, 2020
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Description:
A beginner’s look at how to use Ancestry to find census, birth, marriage and death records, and more to start your family research. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Monday Evening Book Group

January 20, 2020
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 2
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Discussions
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Description:
The Ninth Hour by Alice McDermott A portrait of the Irish-American experience is presented through the story of an Irish immigrant's suicide and how it reverberates through innumerable lives in early twentieth-century Catholic Brooklyn. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Preschool Storytime

January 21, 2020
10:00am - 10:30am
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room C
Age Group: Kids
Program Type on Public Calendar: Storytimes
Event Description:
Enjoy stories, rhymes, and songs with us. Programs within the same week will feature the same stories. Ages 3 through 5 with parent/caregiver. Drop in. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Toddler Storytime

January 21, 2020
10:00am - 10:30am
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room AB
Age Group: Kids
Program Type on Public Calendar: Storytimes
Event Description:
Enjoy stories, rhymes, and songs with us. Programs within the same week will feature the same stories. Ages 1 through 2 with parent/caregiver. Drop in. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
Library Branch: Rand Road Branch
Age Group: Kids
Program Type on Public Calendar: Games & Activities, Classes & Workshops
Event Description:
The show features big juggling and balancing stunts with balls, clubs, rings, and a huge finale!  There's tons of zany comedy, improvisation, audience participation, energy and excitement! All ages. Acompáñenos a experimentar un gran acto de ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Build-it!

January 21, 2020
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: North Hoffman Branch
Age Group: Kids
Program Type on Public Calendar: Games & Activities
Event Description:
Treat yourself to an afternoon of educational fun when you try out the Library’s Can do! Science kits. Ages 6 and up.  ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Math and Science Fun

January 21, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room AB
Age Group: Kids
Program Type on Public Calendar: Games & Activities, Classes & Workshops
Event Description:
Play with our science and math games and kits to promote critical thinking skills. Ages 3 through 7 with parent/caregiver. Drop in. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Buying a Home

January 21, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 1
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Lectures & Performances
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 96
Event Description:
Tiffany Andreae of Palatine Bank and Trust identifies the financial steps in the home buying process. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Book Club DATE CHANGE

January 21, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 3
Age Group: Teens
Program Type on Public Calendar: Discussions
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Event Description:
We Were Liars By E. Lockhart A beautiful and distinguished family. A private island. A brilliant, damaged girl; a passionate, political boy. A group of four friends – the Liars – whose friendship turns destructive. A revolution. An accident. A secr...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Board of Library Trustees Regular Meeting

January 21, 2020
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Board Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type on Public Calendar: Board Meetings
Event Description:
All meetings will be held the third Tuesday of each month at 7 pm in the Rennack/McElroy Room of the Main Library located at 700 N. North Ct., Palatine IL 60067 unless otherwise noted. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Music & Movement

January 22, 2020
6:30pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room AB
Age Group: Kids
Program Type on Public Calendar: Storytimes
Event Description:
It's all singing and dancing at this music-based storytime! Ages 2 through 6 with parent/caregiver. Drop in. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Internet Basics

January 22, 2020
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Description:
Already using the Internet but still have basic questions about how to surf the web and use your browser efficiently? Get information and answers to basic internet questions.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Mysteries of the Cosmos: The Search for Alien Life

January 22, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 1
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Lectures & Performances
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 47
Event Description:
Are we alone in the universe?  Jim Kovac examines the extreme micro-environments on our home planet and considers the implications for the possibility of life on other worlds. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Baby Storytime

January 23, 2020
10:00am - 10:30am
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room AB
Age Group: Kids
Program Type on Public Calendar: Storytimes
Event Description:
Introduce your baby to the love of reading with lap-time rhymes, stories, and songs. Birth through 12 months with parent/caregiver. Drop in. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Drop-in Craft

January 23, 2020
10:00am - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room C
Age Group: Kids
Event Description:
Spark your child's creativity by making a simple craft together. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Bollywood Dance

January 23, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Meeting Room 1
Age Group: Adults
Program Type on Public Calendar: Classes & Workshops, Social Gatherings, Multicultural
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Description:
Beginners welcome! Dress comfortably and get your heart pumping in this Bollywood-inspired dance fitness program led by Deepthi Chiruvuri of Bolly DanceFit.  ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Preschool Storytime

January 24, 2020
10:00am - 10:30am
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room C
Age Group: Kids
Program Type on Public Calendar: Storytimes
Event Description:
Enjoy stories, rhymes, and songs with us. Programs within the same week will feature the same stories. Ages 3 through 5 with parent/caregiver. Drop in. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Toddler Storytime

January 24, 2020
10:00am - 10:30am
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room AB
Age Group: Kids
Program Type on Public Calendar: Storytimes
Event Description:
Enjoy stories, rhymes, and songs with us. Programs within the same week will feature the same stories. Ages 1 through 2 with parent/caregiver. Drop in. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.
Library Branch: Rand Road Branch
Age Group: Kids
Program Type on Public Calendar: Storytimes
Event Description:
Learn about Arctic animals and explore their amazing habitat through this sensory winter storytime! All ages. Aprenda y explore el asombroso hábitat de los animales del ártico por medio de la hora del cuento sensorial de invierno. Para todas las e...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Drop in Craft

January 24, 2020
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: North Hoffman Branch
Age Group: Kids
Program Type on Public Calendar: Games & Activities
Event Description:
Encourage your child’s creativity by making a simple craft together. All materials are provided for a different craft each date.  ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Family Storytime

January 25, 2020
10:00am - 10:30am
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Story Room AB
Age Group: Kids
Program Type on Public Calendar: Storytimes
Event Description:
Enjoy stories, rhymes, and songs with us. Programs within the same week will feature the same stories. Birth through 5 with parent/caregiver. Drop in. ...
This event is in the "Kids" group.

Preschool Storytime

January 27, 2020
12:30pm - 1:00pm
Library Branch: North Hoffman Branch
Age Group: Kids
Program Type on Public Calendar: Storytimes
Event Description:
Children ages 1 through preschool are invited to attend storytime. Parents or caregivers must remain with their child.  ...