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10:00 AM

Homeschool Happenings: Veterans Day

November 12, 2018 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Celebrate our country’s veteran soldiers in this special session of Homeschool Happenings.  We’ll learn a little about some major American wars through games and a craft or two.  Then there will be a mini “basic training” featuring a surprise guest! This event is open to kids of all ages.  Everyone is invited to attend and discover […]

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4:00 PM

Blood Drive with Heartland Blood Center

November 12, 2018 @ 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

The DeKalb Public Library, in conjunction with Heartland Blood Center, is sponsoring another community blood drive. All donors will receive a free Chicago Wolves ticket! To schedule your donation, please sign-up in person at the library or online at Appointments are preferred, but walk-ins are welcome. Remember to eat a hearty breakfast and come […]

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Video Gaming Club with The Gaming Goat

November 12, 2018 @ 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 PM on Monday, repeating until November 26, 2018

Middle School and High School students are invited to join Video Gaming Club run by the Gaming Goat. Try new or retro games each week. Tournaments! Gift card prizes! Practice time offered before tournament begins. No registration is required to attend this FREE club! It is intended for grades 6-12. For additional information, please contact Susan […]

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5:00 PM

Teacher in the Library

November 12, 2018 @ 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 5:00 PM on Monday and Wednesday, repeating until November 28, 2018

If you have a student needing help, refer them to Teacher in the Library! In this program, FREE homework help will be available at the library for District #428 students in grades 1-8!  The program coordinator will maintain contact with the child’s teacher, and a card will be attached to work completed with Teacher in […]

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6:00 PM

Pokémon League

November 12, 2018 @ 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 PM on Monday, repeating until November 26, 2018

Join the Pokémon League!  Everyone is welcome to attend this program, run by the Gaming Goat, where you can learn how to play Pokémon and participate in the game.  Just grab your Pokémon cards and visit the library.  You "gotta catch 'em all!" No registration is required to attend this FREE program.  It is intended for […]

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International Education Week Story Time

November 12, 2018 @ 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Join us as students and teachers from the NIU Southeast Asian Studies program share songs and stories in celebration of International Education Week.  A Swahili language instructor will read Moja Means One: Swahili Counting Book (a Caldecott Award Winner) and will teach a Swahili counting song.  A Thai language instructor will read Hush!: A Thai […]

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7:00 PM

Maker Monday: Make a Dog Plushie

November 12, 2018 @ 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join us as we learn to make a Dog Plushie loosely inspired by the Dog Emoji on iPhone. This program will teach the back stitch, ladder stitch, and running stitch which will be demonstrated. The program is geared towards people who are newer to hand sewing. All materials will be provided for this free class. […]

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General Book Club

November 12, 2018 @ 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

The General Book Club will meet on Monday, November 12 at 7:00 p.m. to discuss The Other Einstein, a novel by Marie Benedict. The “other” Einstein in this story is Albert Einstein’s first wife Mileva “Mitza” Maric. The year is 1896 and Mitza is the only woman studying physics  at an elite school in Zurich. […]

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