Doodling can be an art form, not just something you do in your notebooks at school! During this fun workshop (Grades 2-6), you will use your doodles to make pictures. Learn the techniques and skills needed to Zentangle using easy-to-replicate patterns and designs.
Friday, August 26 at 4:30-5:30
You can register for this program through our online calendar or by calling the library.
BOOK TALK: DIVERSE READS
Join us for September's Book Talk at the American Legion Memorial Civic Center of Morton Grove (6140 Dempster Street) on September 7 at 1:00 PM!
September's Book Talk, titled "Diverse Reads," will celebrate books of all genres that recognize diversity of race, ethnicity, gender, ability, and religion. The talk will include both with fiction and nonfiction titles. Bring your library card with you because all of the fabulous books discussed will be available for checkout.
BETWEEN THE LINES
Thursday, August 25 at 10:00 AM - OR - Tuesday, August 30 at 7:00 PM
Between the Lines is a Book Discussion Group that for the month of August is reading Dollface by Renée Rosen. Stop by to pick up the book from the library!
Between the Lines meets at the library at two different times. No registration is required. New member are warmly welcome.
FIRST LINE FRIDAY: I'LL GIVE YOU THE SUN
"This is how it all begins. With Zephyr and Fry - reigning neighborhood sociopaths - torpedoing after me and the whole forest floor shaking under my feet as I blast through air, trees, this white-hot panic."
- I'll Give You the Sun by Jandy Nelson
Find out if our hero gets away from the sociopaths by finding the book: here.
CRITICS' CHOICE CINEMA: SEA FOG
Sunday, August 28 at 2:00 PM
Critics' Choice Cinema is a movie series that shows a selection of critically acclaimed independent and foreign films. August's selection is Sea Fog (2014, NR, Korean with English Subtitles, 1 hr 50 min): tragedy unfolds when a ship full of illegal immigrants heading to south Korea encounters dense sea fog.
LYNDA.COM: ONLINE RESOURCE
The Library has added Lynda.com to its list of online resources! This is a great resource because it includes thousands of step-by-step video tutorials on software, business management, accounting, social media, coding, game design and so much more. Interested? Watch this video tutorial.
Find Lynda.com through the library's website. Please note, the mobile app is not set up for library accounts.