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Grab-N-Go Brain Breaks

Sunday, February 28, 2021
Drawing of brain
Glencoe Public Library
Brain need a break? Request a bag of crafty supplies and activities with your curbside pickup.
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Fan Fiction Book Club

Sunday, January 31, 2021
Glencoe Public Library
Join our Discord server to discuss works of fan fiction and share your own!
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Memeology Writer's Workshop

Sunday, January 31, 2021
Glencoe Public Library
If you're fluent in the language of memes and emoji, this is the program for you. Join our Discord server and engage in the arts of meme storytelling and emoji translation!
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Book a Blind Date!

Sunday, February 28, 2021
Glencoe Public Library
Stop by the library and choose a book to keep based only on the words we wrote on the cover. 
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Registration is closed

Children's Department Visit

10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Children's Department

Only one reservation per group is required, as long as your group size is 6 people or fewer. 

We are delighted to welcome you back to the library! Visits are for family groups or individuals to browse the 2nd floor children’s collection, get book suggestions or assistance with library materials, and to use internet computers. Games, toys, puzzles, coloring sheets, and scavenger hunts are not available at this time. 

  • Arrive during your scheduled 30 minutes. You will be admitted at any time during your scheduled visit slot
  • All family members over the age of 2 must be wearing face coverings during their visit
  • If you arrive outside of the time slot for your scheduled visit, you may be asked to wait if the area you wish to visit is at capacity
  • Visitors are encouraged to wash hands in the mezzanine restroom before entering the children’s department
  • Please bring strollers upstairs into the children’s area during your visit, do not park on the first floor
  • A check out station is available in the Children’s Department to reduce queuing on the first floor.

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Registration is closed

Children's Department Visit

10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Children's Department

Only one reservation per group is required, as long as your group size is 6 people or fewer. 

We are delighted to welcome you back to the library! Visits are for family groups or individuals to browse the 2nd floor children’s collection, get book suggestions or assistance with library materials, and to use internet computers. Games, toys, puzzles, coloring sheets, and scavenger hunts are not available at this time. 

  • Arrive during your scheduled 30 minutes. You will be admitted at any time during your scheduled visit slot
  • All family members over the age of 2 must be wearing face coverings during their visit
  • If you arrive outside of the time slot for your scheduled visit, you may be asked to wait if the area you wish to visit is at capacity
  • Visitors are encouraged to wash hands in the mezzanine restroom before entering the children’s department
  • Please bring strollers upstairs into the children’s area during your visit, do not park on the first floor
  • A check out station is available in the Children’s Department to reduce queuing on the first floor.

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Library Livestream Fridays!

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
All ages

Chat with your Glencoe librarians on Twitch as we play Animal Crossing, Pokemon, Minecraft, and other favorite games.

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Registration is open

Children's Department Visit

10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Children's Department

Only one reservation per group is required, as long as your group size is 6 people or fewer. 

We are delighted to welcome you back to the library! Visits are for family groups or individuals to browse the 2nd floor children’s collection, get book suggestions or assistance with library materials, and to use internet computers. Games, toys, puzzles, coloring sheets, and scavenger hunts are not available at this time. 

  • Arrive during your scheduled 30 minutes. You will be admitted at any time during your scheduled visit slot
  • All family members over the age of 2 must be wearing face coverings during their visit
  • If you arrive outside of the time slot for your scheduled visit, you may be asked to wait if the area you wish to visit is at capacity
  • Visitors are encouraged to wash hands in the mezzanine restroom before entering the children’s department
  • Please bring strollers upstairs into the children’s area during your visit, do not park on the first floor
  • A check out station is available in the Children’s Department to reduce queuing on the first floor.

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Quaranteen Game Night

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Person holding a video game controller
Glencoe Public Library
Grades 6-12

Socially distant socializing is easy with Quaranteen Game Night! Join us on Twitch or join our Discord server for fun multiplayer games. 

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Registration is open

Children's Department Visit

10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Children's Department

Only one reservation per group is required, as long as your group size is 6 people or fewer. 

We are delighted to welcome you back to the library! Visits are for family groups or individuals to browse the 2nd floor children’s collection, get book suggestions or assistance with library materials, and to use internet computers. Games, toys, puzzles, coloring sheets, and scavenger hunts are not available at this time. 

  • Arrive during your scheduled 30 minutes. You will be admitted at any time during your scheduled visit slot
  • All family members over the age of 2 must be wearing face coverings during their visit
  • If you arrive outside of the time slot for your scheduled visit, you may be asked to wait if the area you wish to visit is at capacity
  • Visitors are encouraged to wash hands in the mezzanine restroom before entering the children’s department
  • Please bring strollers upstairs into the children’s area during your visit, do not park on the first floor
  • A check out station is available in the Children’s Department to reduce queuing on the first floor.

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Registration is open

Children's Department Visit

10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Children's Department

Only one reservation per group is required, as long as your group size is 6 people or fewer. 

We are delighted to welcome you back to the library! Visits are for family groups or individuals to browse the 2nd floor children’s collection, get book suggestions or assistance with library materials, and to use internet computers. Games, toys, puzzles, coloring sheets, and scavenger hunts are not available at this time. 

  • Arrive during your scheduled 30 minutes. You will be admitted at any time during your scheduled visit slot
  • All family members over the age of 2 must be wearing face coverings during their visit
  • If you arrive outside of the time slot for your scheduled visit, you may be asked to wait if the area you wish to visit is at capacity
  • Visitors are encouraged to wash hands in the mezzanine restroom before entering the children’s department
  • Please bring strollers upstairs into the children’s area during your visit, do not park on the first floor
  • A check out station is available in the Children’s Department to reduce queuing on the first floor.

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Registration is open

Virtual D&D: Advanced Campaign

4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Grades 5 and up.

Put on your robe and wizard hat! Our Dungeons and Dragons veterans have an ongoing campaign on Discord, and we want you to join us! 

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Registration is open

Children's Department Visit

10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Children's Department

Only one reservation per group is required, as long as your group size is 6 people or fewer. 

We are delighted to welcome you back to the library! Visits are for family groups or individuals to browse the 2nd floor children’s collection, get book suggestions or assistance with library materials, and to use internet computers. Games, toys, puzzles, coloring sheets, and scavenger hunts are not available at this time. 

  • Arrive during your scheduled 30 minutes. You will be admitted at any time during your scheduled visit slot
  • All family members over the age of 2 must be wearing face coverings during their visit
  • If you arrive outside of the time slot for your scheduled visit, you may be asked to wait if the area you wish to visit is at capacity
  • Visitors are encouraged to wash hands in the mezzanine restroom before entering the children’s department
  • Please bring strollers upstairs into the children’s area during your visit, do not park on the first floor
  • A check out station is available in the Children’s Department to reduce queuing on the first floor.

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Registration is open

Children's Department Visit

10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Children's Department

Only one reservation per group is required, as long as your group size is 6 people or fewer. 

We are delighted to welcome you back to the library! Visits are for family groups or individuals to browse the 2nd floor children’s collection, get book suggestions or assistance with library materials, and to use internet computers. Games, toys, puzzles, coloring sheets, and scavenger hunts are not available at this time. 

  • Arrive during your scheduled 30 minutes. You will be admitted at any time during your scheduled visit slot
  • All family members over the age of 2 must be wearing face coverings during their visit
  • If you arrive outside of the time slot for your scheduled visit, you may be asked to wait if the area you wish to visit is at capacity
  • Visitors are encouraged to wash hands in the mezzanine restroom before entering the children’s department
  • Please bring strollers upstairs into the children’s area during your visit, do not park on the first floor
  • A check out station is available in the Children’s Department to reduce queuing on the first floor.

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Registration begins 1/29/2021 at 8:00 AM

Children's Department Visit

10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Children's Department

Only one reservation per group is required, as long as your group size is 6 people or fewer. 

We are delighted to welcome you back to the library! Visits are for family groups or individuals to browse the 2nd floor children’s collection, get book suggestions or assistance with library materials, and to use internet computers. Games, toys, puzzles, coloring sheets, and scavenger hunts are not available at this time. 

  • Arrive during your scheduled 30 minutes. You will be admitted at any time during your scheduled visit slot
  • All family members over the age of 2 must be wearing face coverings during their visit
  • If you arrive outside of the time slot for your scheduled visit, you may be asked to wait if the area you wish to visit is at capacity
  • Visitors are encouraged to wash hands in the mezzanine restroom before entering the children’s department
  • Please bring strollers upstairs into the children’s area during your visit, do not park on the first floor
  • A check out station is available in the Children’s Department to reduce queuing on the first floor.

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Registration is open

A Beginner's Guide to Virtual D&D

4:15 PM - 5:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Virtual
Grades 3-7

Unleash your imagination and enter the world of Dungeons and Dragons! 

In this Zoom program for beginning players, you'll learn the basics of D&D. What is it? How do we play? Create a character and play through some encounters to find out!

Registration required. Zoom link will be sent at time of registration.
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Library Livestream Fridays!

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
All ages

Chat with your Glencoe librarians on Twitch as we play Animal Crossing, Pokemon, Minecraft, and other favorite games.

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Registration begins 1/30/2021 at 8:00 AM

Children's Department Visit

10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Children's Department

Only one reservation per group is required, as long as your group size is 6 people or fewer. 

We are delighted to welcome you back to the library! Visits are for family groups or individuals to browse the 2nd floor children’s collection, get book suggestions or assistance with library materials, and to use internet computers. Games, toys, puzzles, coloring sheets, and scavenger hunts are not available at this time. 

  • Arrive during your scheduled 30 minutes. You will be admitted at any time during your scheduled visit slot
  • All family members over the age of 2 must be wearing face coverings during their visit
  • If you arrive outside of the time slot for your scheduled visit, you may be asked to wait if the area you wish to visit is at capacity
  • Visitors are encouraged to wash hands in the mezzanine restroom before entering the children’s department
  • Please bring strollers upstairs into the children’s area during your visit, do not park on the first floor
  • A check out station is available in the Children’s Department to reduce queuing on the first floor.

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Quaranteen Game Night

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Person holding a video game controller
Glencoe Public Library
Grades 6-12

Socially distant socializing is easy with Quaranteen Game Night! Join us on Twitch or join our Discord server for fun multiplayer games. 

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Registration begins 2/1/2021 at 8:00 AM

Children's Department Visit

10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Children's Department

Only one reservation per group is required, as long as your group size is 6 people or fewer. 

We are delighted to welcome you back to the library! Visits are for family groups or individuals to browse the 2nd floor children’s collection, get book suggestions or assistance with library materials, and to use internet computers. Games, toys, puzzles, coloring sheets, and scavenger hunts are not available at this time. 

  • Arrive during your scheduled 30 minutes. You will be admitted at any time during your scheduled visit slot
  • All family members over the age of 2 must be wearing face coverings during their visit
  • If you arrive outside of the time slot for your scheduled visit, you may be asked to wait if the area you wish to visit is at capacity
  • Visitors are encouraged to wash hands in the mezzanine restroom before entering the children’s department
  • Please bring strollers upstairs into the children’s area during your visit, do not park on the first floor
  • A check out station is available in the Children’s Department to reduce queuing on the first floor.

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Registration begins 2/2/2021 at 8:00 AM

Children's Department Visit

10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Children's Department

Only one reservation per group is required, as long as your group size is 6 people or fewer. 

We are delighted to welcome you back to the library! Visits are for family groups or individuals to browse the 2nd floor children’s collection, get book suggestions or assistance with library materials, and to use internet computers. Games, toys, puzzles, coloring sheets, and scavenger hunts are not available at this time. 

  • Arrive during your scheduled 30 minutes. You will be admitted at any time during your scheduled visit slot
  • All family members over the age of 2 must be wearing face coverings during their visit
  • If you arrive outside of the time slot for your scheduled visit, you may be asked to wait if the area you wish to visit is at capacity
  • Visitors are encouraged to wash hands in the mezzanine restroom before entering the children’s department
  • Please bring strollers upstairs into the children’s area during your visit, do not park on the first floor
  • A check out station is available in the Children’s Department to reduce queuing on the first floor.

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Registration is open

Virtual D&D: Advanced Campaign

4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Grades 5 and up.

Put on your robe and wizard hat! Our Dungeons and Dragons veterans have an ongoing campaign on Discord, and we want you to join us! 

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Registration begins 2/3/2021 at 8:00 AM

Children's Department Visit

10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Children's Department

Only one reservation per group is required, as long as your group size is 6 people or fewer. 

We are delighted to welcome you back to the library! Visits are for family groups or individuals to browse the 2nd floor children’s collection, get book suggestions or assistance with library materials, and to use internet computers. Games, toys, puzzles, coloring sheets, and scavenger hunts are not available at this time. 

  • Arrive during your scheduled 30 minutes. You will be admitted at any time during your scheduled visit slot
  • All family members over the age of 2 must be wearing face coverings during their visit
  • If you arrive outside of the time slot for your scheduled visit, you may be asked to wait if the area you wish to visit is at capacity
  • Visitors are encouraged to wash hands in the mezzanine restroom before entering the children’s department
  • Please bring strollers upstairs into the children’s area during your visit, do not park on the first floor
  • A check out station is available in the Children’s Department to reduce queuing on the first floor.

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Registration is open

VIRTUAL The Green Bay Trail: From Founding through Restoration

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Virtual

A Green Bay Trail stroll from founding through restoration The Friends of the Green Bay Trail celebrates its 10th anniversary with a review of its beginning to today’s greatly appreciated healthy habitat.   What began as a spontaneous small volunteer effort to remove buckthorn trees has evolved into an extensive restoration of a long-neglected portion of the Green Bay Trail. It is now a valued North Shore recreational asset and a destination location to relax, refresh and restore. The Friends will share beautiful images of people enjoying the Trail last summer, highlights from its fall Photo Contest and its plans for the future.

REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR THIS VIRTUAL PROGRAM, WHICH WILL TAKE PLACE ON ZOOM. About 24 hours prior to the program, you will receive an e-mail message with a link to the program and instructions. If you do not receive the message prior to the program, please check your spam folder before contacting the library. Questions? Contact Grace Hayek, Head of Programs & Communications, at ghayek@glencoelibrary.org. 

If you'd like to receive weekly updates on library programs and services, please sign up for GPL Weekly, the library's e-newsletter: 

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Registration begins 2/4/2021 at 8:00 AM

Children's Department Visit

10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Children's Department

Only one reservation per group is required, as long as your group size is 6 people or fewer. 

We are delighted to welcome you back to the library! Visits are for family groups or individuals to browse the 2nd floor children’s collection, get book suggestions or assistance with library materials, and to use internet computers. Games, toys, puzzles, coloring sheets, and scavenger hunts are not available at this time. 

  • Arrive during your scheduled 30 minutes. You will be admitted at any time during your scheduled visit slot
  • All family members over the age of 2 must be wearing face coverings during their visit
  • If you arrive outside of the time slot for your scheduled visit, you may be asked to wait if the area you wish to visit is at capacity
  • Visitors are encouraged to wash hands in the mezzanine restroom before entering the children’s department
  • Please bring strollers upstairs into the children’s area during your visit, do not park on the first floor
  • A check out station is available in the Children’s Department to reduce queuing on the first floor.

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