MGPL TEEN FANTASY FOOTBALL LEAGUE
Compete against other football fans in the second annual MGPL Teen Fantasy Football League for a chance to earn gift cards and bragging rights! Team owners must attend the live draft and kick-off party to play. You can register for this program through our online calendar or by calling the library.
Stay tuned for related Teen Fantasy Football events occurring during the season!
Thursday, September 1 at 5:30
FIRST LINE FRIDAY: STAR OF THE SEA
"All night long he would walk the ship, from bow to stern, from dusk until quarterlight, that sticklike limping man from Connemara with the drooping shoulders and ash-coloured clothes."
- Star of the Sea by Joseph O'Connor
To find out more about the man from Connemara.
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.
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.