Heart String Art


Tuesday, January 30 at 7:00 pm
AGE: Adults Only

Make Valentine’s Day more special with a one of a kind creation! Learn how to create a heart shaped piece of string art that will be a unique gift for that special someone in your life or will add a perfect touch of the holiday to your home. Registration is not required to attend, but space is limited. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

 

Mini Christmas Trees


Tuesday, December 19 at 7:00 pm
AGE: Adults Only

Looking for a quick, last-minute holiday gift or decoration? Join Chris for an evening turning pinecones into miniature Christmas trees. Registration is not required to attend, but space is limited. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

 

Fall Leaf Lanterns


Wednesday, November 15 at 7:00 pm
AGE: Adults Only

Don’t have enough fall décor in and around your home? Learn how to make a beautiful fall lantern out of tissue paper leaves and a glass vase. These cozy-looking lanterns will warm any room in your house. Registration is not required to attend, but space is limited. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

 

Apple Stamp Tote Bags


Wednesday, October 25 at 7:00 p.m.
AGE: Adults Only

Nothing says autumn like a trip to an apple orchard. But what will you use to bring your apples home? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered with this fall craft. Create your own beautiful autumnal apple print totes that you can bring with you everywhere this season. Registration is not required to attend, but space is limited. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis.

 

Get the Job!


Resume Workshop
Sunday, January 27 at 1:00 p.m.

New to the job market or re-entering the work force? Get the job you want! Join a veteran HR professional for a two-part seminar that will help you get the job you’re aiming for.

 

Interview Workshop
Sunday, February 3 at 1:00 p.m.

You’ve submitted your application, but are you ready for the interview? Learn what to do before, during, and after an interview. Join a veteran HR professional for a two-part seminar that will help you get the job you’re aiming for.

 

History of Chocolate


Sunday, February 11 at 2:00 p.m.

David Letterman once referred to chocolate as one of the 4 major food groups, probably because almost everybody loves it! Join the Library as we welcome Sara Drower for an evening exploring the history of chocolate. She’ll trace the path of chocolate from the bud to the bar, discuss chocolate’s Mayan and Aztec origins and cultural use, and follow chocolate’s path to Europe and the rest of the World.

 

Board Game Night


Monday, February 5 at 7:00 p.m.

Join us at the Library for an evening of board games, provided by the Gaming Goat in Elmhurst! There will be serious games and silly games, long games, and quick ones. There will be something for everybody!

 

Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band – 50th Anniversary


Sunday, October 15 at 2:00 p.m.

Did you know June 1, 2017 marked the 50th Anniversary of the release of The Beatles most well-known album, Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band?  Join Gary Wenstrup, Adjunct Professor at the College of DuPage, for an overview of the album’s initial concept, the creation of the music, the landmark album cover and packaging, and the overwhelming worldwide reaction to its release.