Tuesday, May 27, 2014
What’s hot for summer? The Young Adult Summer Reading Club, of course! Once again we will have lists filled with suggestions of the latest and greatest books for summer. Sign up in person at the Readers’ Services desk any time starting Wednesday, May 28 or sign up by email (firstname.lastname@example.org). We have lots of incentives for you, including a paperback book of your choice when you finish the program and chances to win gift certificates to our favorite local bookstore, Books on Vernon. The YA Summer Reading Club is for students entering sixth grade and up. Adult and kids Summer Reading Clubs will begin on Saturday, June 7.
Friday, May 23, 2014
The June issue of our new Excerpts is now available! In this issue you're going to find more of our incredible programs including a visit from chef and author Ina Pinkney, a new look at the Great Chicago Fire, art and architecture programs and information about our eagerly anticipated Summer Reading Club. We'll also give you up-to-date info about all of our kids programs, book discussions, film series, technology discussions and more! Excerpts will be coming to your door very soon or you can access it online right now!
Wednesday, May 21, 2014
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Tuesday, May 06, 2014
Do you have a Pre-School, Kindergarten, or 1st grade child that knows their letters and sounds, and can answer questions asked about books but has become frustrated with the next steps in reading? Join Glencoe resident Dr. Erika Burton, education expert and founder of Stepping Stones Together, at 7:00 pm on Thursday, May 8 for a hands-on workshop to empower you with the seamless tools to help your child with beginning and emergent literacy.
Thursday, May 01, 2014
PSAT, ACT, SAT. High schoolers face an alphabet soup of standardized testing that can determine where they get into college. College admissions consultant Hanna Stotland will be at the library on Tuesday May 6 at 7:30 pm to explain why these tests became so important, how colleges use them, and how to choose the right test preparation for you. Master the testing system and maximize your score!