Friday, May 28, 2010
Sunday, May 23, 2010
The June issue of Excerpts will be coming to your mailbox in the next week, but for those who cannot wait to see what exciting programs are going to be offered this summer, you can also access Excerpts online. You'll see information about our Summer Reading program, a new From Page to Stage program, free Ravinia Tickets, Movies on the Green, exciting new kids programs and more, more, more!
Looking for a quiet place to study before Finals? With free food and drinks and comfy chairs? Why not come by the library for teen study break lounge? The lounge will be running on May 28 (10 - 5), May 29 (10 - 4:30), June 1 (10 - 8:30) and June 2 (10 - 8:30). While you're there, you can sign up for our YA Summer Reading Club. You get a prize for signing up and another prize for reading 6 books by August 7. You'll also get video rental coupons for each book you read and you'll be entered for a weekly drawing. Free food and great prizes at the library!
Monday, May 17, 2010
here. Also, be sure to mark your calendars for June 15th at 1:00 when we will be demonstrating how to download audiobooks and ebooks from My Media Mall. We hope you enjoy this new way of checking out books!
ComEd has provided the library with a Kill-A-Watt meter for check out. Kill-A-Watt meters allow you to measure how much electricity your appliances use when they are turned off. You may be surprised to learn how much electricity that HD television wastes when it is not being used. It also comes with helpful energy-saving tips, tools and incentives that will save you money and reduce your carbon footprint. Kill-A-Watt meters can be checked out for a week. For more information, ask at the Circulation Desk.