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American Musical Theater Legends: Leonard Bernstein (Part 1)

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room
Susan Benjamin presents the life and work of composer, conductor, author, and pianist Leonard Bernstein. Part 2 of the presentation will be on May 14.
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Mystery Book Group

7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room
This month we're reading Presumed Innocent by Scott Turow. Discussion led by Ann Perks.
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Author Eileen McNamara

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room

The founder of the Special Olympics and a pioneering champion of children and adults with intellectual disabilities, Eunice Kennedy Shriver may have changed the world as significantly as her more-famous brothers did. The first definitive biography of this crusading woman, by Eileen McNamara, will be published on April 3. Ms. McNamara spent nearly 30 years as a journalist at The Boston Globe, where she won a Pulitzer Prize for Commentary. Her column touched off the abuse cover-up investigation portrayed in the movie “Spotlight.” Copies of Eunice will be available for sale and signing courtesy of the Book Stall.

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Talking Pictures

1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room
Lucky
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Mystery Book Group

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
YA Room
This month we're reading Presumed Innocent by Scott Turow. Discussion led by Ann Perks.
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Images of Martin Luther and the Reformation Age

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room

2018 marks the 500th anniversary of the German publication of Martin Luther’s 95 Theses and the dawn of the Protestant Reformation. In this slide lecture, art historian Jeff Mishur returns to discuss how paintings and prints fueled a religious movement and made Luther a celebrity in his own lifetime. Featuring works by Dürer, Cranach and Raphael as well as many of their contemporaries, this program promises to offer insight into a remarkable moment in history.


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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  March 6, April 3,  May 1
and 
Saturdays March 17, April 21, May 19 at 10 am
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Tracy Baim on Chicago's LGBTQ History

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Johnson Room

To mark the debut of the library’s LGBTQ collection, we’re hosting a conversation with journalist Tracy Baim, publisher and executive editor at Windy City Media Group. A co-founder of Windy City Times in 1985, Ms. Baim has been called “a walking, talking gay-rights encyclopedia.” She’s the author of Out and Proud in Chicago: An Overview of the City’s Gay CommunityGay Press, Gay Power: The Growth of LGBT Community Newspapers in AmericaBarbara Gittings: Gay Pioneer and other books. Ms. Baim will be interviewed onstage by library staffer Rob Onorato, who curated the collection, and will take questions from the audience. Copies of her books will be available for sale and signing at the event.


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First Friday Knitters

9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Glencoe Public Library
Johnson Room
Dig out your needles and yarn and join us by the fireplace in the Johnson Room for a morning of knitting. Teresa Grosch, an experienced knitter, will be on hand to help. A special topic will be discussed each month. Donated yarn courtesy of Three Bags Full of Northbrook will be available, but you'll need to bring your own needles. 
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Restoring Turnbull Woods

7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Forte Reference Room

Right here in Glencoe, the Turnbull Woods part of the Cook County Forest Preserves can use your help. Therese Radke, a stewardship aide with the CCFP’s volunteer resources department, will discuss ecological restoration in general and current efforts in Turnbull Woods in particular. Ms. Radke also will discuss nature walks offered throughout the year. Adults and older children are invited.

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Judy Levin Book discussion Group

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room
Join Judy Levin for a discussion of Sing, unburied, sing by Ward Jesmyn
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Writers' Open Mic Night

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
YA Room
Writers of any age working in all forms and genres are invited to share their work at these community literary evenings. If you want to read your work, please email the moderator, Bob Boone, in advance at ycagsc@gmail.com so he can coordinate the evening’s roster. Everyone is welcome to participate by reading or just by being an appreciative audience for the many talented writers in our community.
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American Musical Theater Legends: Leonard Bernstein (Part 2)

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room
Susan Benjamin presents the life and work of composer, conductor, author, and pianist Leonard Bernstein.
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Library Board of Trustees

7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room
Regular Monthly meeting of the Library's Board of Trustees.
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Nancy's book group

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Forte Reference Room
Join Nancy Buehler for a discussion of Exit West by M. Hamid
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Talking Pictures

1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room
For My Father
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Device Advice

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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 February 6th, March 6th, April 3rd at 6pm
and 
Saturdays January 20th, February 17th, March 17th at 10am
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Monday at the Movies: Truman

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room

TRUMAN


Old friends Julian and Thomas, reunite unexpectedly in Madrid and then spend days reliving their past in the Spanish capital. Ricardo Darin (The Secret in Their Eyes) stars as Julian, whose prognosis casts the reunion in a particularly poignant light. 


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Monday at the Movies: Truman

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room

TRUMAN


Old friends Julian and Thomas, reunite unexpectedly in Madrid and then spend days reliving their past in the Spanish capital. Ricardo Darin (The Secret in Their Eyes) stars as Julian, whose prognosis casts the reunion in a particularly poignant light. 


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Mystery Book Group

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room
This month we're reading The Hanging Club by Tony Parsons. Discussion led by Ann Perks.
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Mystery Book Group

7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Hammond Room
This month we're reading The Hanging Club by Tony Parsons. Discussion 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  March 6, April 3,  May 1
and 
Saturdays March 17, April 21, May 19 at 10 am
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Friends of the Library Summer Book Sale

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Friends Book Room
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Friends of the Library Summer Book Sale

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Friends Book Room
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Friends of the Library Summer Book Sale

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Friends Book Room
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