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Senior 55+ Safety Presentation

Senior Safety

January 9, 2014 at 10:30 am
Meeting Room A

Come to the library to hear Officer Aurena Davis from the New Lenox Police Department discuss ways to prevent becoming a victim of crime. Learn many strategies and tips on how to stay safe.

Due to the New Year's Day holiday, this event is taking place on the second Thursday of the month, January 9th, instead of on the first Thursday of the month.

Registration is preferred

Library Closings

Happy New YearThe Library will be closed on Tuesday, December 31 and Wednesday, January 1 for the New Year's Holiday. We will reopen on Thursday, January 2 at 10:00 am.

Merry ChristmasThe Library will be closed on Tuesday, December 24 and Wednesday, December 25 for the Christmas holiday. We will reopen on Thursday, December 26 at 10:00 am.

Library Closed Friday, December 13th

The library will be closed on Friday, December 13th, for a staff in-service day. We will reopen on Saturday at 10am.

Holiday Cooking with Chef Kate Bradley

Chef Kate Bradley

Join Chef Kate Bradley on Saturday, December 14 at 11:00 am in Meeting Rooms A&B as she discusses how to make pecan balls and pizzelles for the holidays. There will be samples of these tasty treats and ample time for questions. You will also receive a copy of the cookie recipes.

Book Clubs

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
Storm Runners

We have book clubs designed just for guys and gals in grades 4-8. Girls Rock Book Club meets every other month, and Guys Read meets monthly. Take an adventure with books and enjoy snacks, do a funky craft or activity, and meet other book-lovers along the way!

Girls Rock: In December, the girls will be discussing J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, a fun fantasy novel about a boy who discovers he's a wizard and attends the Hogwarts School for Witchcraft and Wizardry. Girls Rock Book Club will meet Tuesday, December 17, from 6:30-7:30 pm.

Guys Read: In December, the guys will be discussing Roland Smith's Storm Runners, a fast-paced and suspenseful adventure about a teenager and his father who are storm chasers that get caught up in a Florida hurricane. Guys Read will meet Friday, December 20, from 4:30-5:30 pm.

Copies of the books are available at the Library -- just ask for one at the Circulation Desk after you register. Remember to read the book before coming to your book club so that you are ready to answer some discussion questions and share what you liked or didn't like about the book. We'll see you there!

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