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Monday, June 10, 2019

Read What Comes Naturally: Summer Reading

Monday, August 12, 2019
Glencoe Public Library
Ages Birth - Grade 6

Dig deep with this year's kids summer reading club! Kids are challenged to make reading a daily habit this summer to earn brag tags, prizes, and a free book. Beginning Wednesday, June 12, visit the Children's Department to pick up your reading log, or sign up online at glencoelibrary.beanstack.com

Sponsored by the Friends of the Glencoe Public Library. 
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Library Closed

All Day

Library Closed

All Day

Mystery Book Group: Coffin Road

7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room
Join us for a discussion of Coffin Road by Peter May. Led by Ann Perks.
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Mystery Book Group

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room
Coffin Road by Peter May. Led by Ann Perks.
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Device Advice

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
device
Glencoe Public Library
Hamil Conference Room
Got a new device and need help setting it up? Questions regarding technology features or a new App? Visit our all new drop-in Device Advice sessions. Feel Free to bring in your laptop, tablet, or mobile device so we can help you learn the in's and outs. This is a drop in session with no agenda so feel free to stop by during of the open door time. If possible email your questions ahead of time

This series will repeat on
Tuesdays  July 3, August 7,  Sept 4
and 
Saturdays July 21, August 18, Sept 15 at 10 am
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Wellness Wednesday: Healthy Hacks

7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room

Making small changes that fit your lifestyle can have a big impact on how you feel, look, and live. The class will explore nutrition, movement, stress relief, and mindfulness “hacks” that you can easily integrate into your routine. Presented by Glencoe resident Stephanie Pearce, an experienced integrative health coach trained at Duke University.  


This is the first of the "Wellness Wednesday" series. Other programs in this three-part series are June 19 (Cultivating Happiness) and June 26 (Your Next Healthy Chapter). Please join us!

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Tots N Tunes: Alina Celeste

10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Alina Celeste
Wyman Green

All ages. Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Alina Celeste is an internationally touring Cuban-American musician whose music is catchy, relevant, and historically-rooted. Join us to enjoy some fun original tunes in both English and Spanish!

If the event of inclement weather, the concert will be held in the library's Johnson Room.

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Friends of the Library Preview Sale

5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Friends Book Room
The Friends of the Glencoe Library welcome Glencoe residents to a preview sale event, held on Friday evening, June 7th from 5pm - 8pm. The preview event is held for residents who have donated to the Friends of the Library.

For more information, please visit the website for the FRIENDS
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Movies on the Green

8:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Wyman Green

SPIDER-MAN:  INTO THE SPIDER-VERSE

Movie begins at dusk - approximately 8:30 p.m.

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Friends of the Glencoe Library Book Sale

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Friends Book Room

Come to the famous Friends used book sale! You'll find thousands of respectfully used books, DVDs, and CDs for all ages—at truly reasonable prices! All proceeds support the Glencoe Public Library. The sale is held at the Glencoe Public Library; enter through the door on the west side of the building. 

 

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Study Break Lounge

9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
YA Room
The legendary Study Break Lounge is back. Study for finals with friends and enjoy free snacks. 
Good luck with finals!
Tomorrow (Sunday) we'll welcome dog destressors! K9 Reading Buddies of the North Shore will be hanging out with therapy dogs between 1:30 and 3:30 pm to the YA area. Come by for some furry comfort!
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Drag Queen Story Hour

2:30 PM - 3:15 PM
Drag queens with picture books
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room
All ages. Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Storytime has never been more fabulous! Join Chicago-area drag queens Miss Sutton and Miss Jerfay for stories, songs, and a craft. Costumes encouraged!
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Friends of the Glencoe Library Book Sale

12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Friends Book Room
Come to the famous Friends used book sale! You'll find thousands of respectfully used books, DVDs, and CDs for all ages—at truly reasonable prices! All proceeds support the Glencoe Public Library. The sale is held at the Glencoe Public Library; enter through the door on the west side of the building. 
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Study Break Lounge

1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
YA Room
The legendary Study Break Lounge is back. Study for finals with friends and enjoy free snacks. 
Good luck with finals!
Today (and today only) we'll welcome some DOG DESTRESSORS! K9 Reading Buddies of the North Shore will be hanging out in the YA Area with therapy dogs from 1:30-3:30 pm. Come by for some furry comfort! 
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Friends of the Glencoe Library Book Sale

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Friends Book Room
Come to the famous Friends used book sale! You'll find thousands of respectfully used books, DVDs, and CDs for all ages—at truly reasonable prices! All proceeds support the Glencoe Public Library. The sale is held at the Glencoe Public Library; enter through the door on the west side of the building. 
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Study Break Lounge

9:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
YA Room
The legendary Study Break Lounge is back. Study for finals with friends and enjoy free snacks. 
Good luck with finals!
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Rock and Read

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room

Ages 18 months-3 years with parent or caregiver

Join Ms. Susan for Monday stories! Listen to books, move to the beat, and more at this active storytime. Older siblings are welcome. 

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Stay and Play

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room
Birth - Age 3

Whether you come for Rock and Read or Book Babies, you're welcome to socialize, play, and have fun between classes. We'll have puppets, toys, music, and more for you to explore. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
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Book Babies

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room
Ages 0-18 months with parent or caregiver

Introduce your baby to the library with stories, songs, and active play designed to teach infants and toddlers their first literacy skills. Older siblings are welcome.
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American Musical Theater Legends

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room

BOB FOSSE


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Study Break Lounge

9:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Join us for the last day of our study break lounge filled with free snacks for those studying (or taking a break from studying) for finals. Check in with library staff for the location of the lounge. Good luck with finals!   
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Tales Around Town

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Glencoe Public Library
Children's Department
All ages with parent or caregiver

Join Ms. Linda around town for stories, songs and lots of outdoor fun! Tales Around Town will be visiting different parks and outdoor spaces in Glencoe all summer long - see our Tour Schedule for more info about where we'll be each week. 

If you're not in the mood for stories, check out or return a book from the Book Bike, sign up for the Summer Reading Club and more! 

In the event of inclement weather, storytime will be held at the library and the Book Bike will not appear.

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Crafternoons

4:15 PM - 5:00 PM
Children their grownups making crafts
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room

All ages

What could be better than a lazy crafternoon? Create your own crafts out of a wide variety of materials, ranging from the everyday to the entirely unexpected.

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