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October 2019

Crime Fiction Book Club

Monday October 21 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

This month's read is Broken Ground by Val McDermid. Six feet under in a Highland peat bog lies Alice Somerville’s inheritance, buried by her grandfather at the end of World War II. But when Alice finally uncovers it, she finds an unwanted surprise―a body with a bullet hole between the eyes. Meanwhile, DCI Pirie is called in to unravel a case where nothing is quite as it seems. And as she gets closer to the truth, it becomes clear that…

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Teen Advisory Group: Middle School

Wednesday October 23 @ 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Teen Advisory Group (TAG) is about local teens talking to librarians, discussing and deciding which materials, books, programs, and services they need. It’s about making your voices heard and your choices matter! TAG members are the first to learn about volunteer opportunities at the Library. Bring your ideas, energy, and enthusiasm! Expectations: Show up on time (5:00) to earn pizza, join in on the discussion, pay attention to the person speaking, and help to serve food and clean up after…

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Game Night for Friends, Family, and People with Disabilities

Monday October 28 @ 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

This game night is intended to offer a fun environment for friends, family, and people with disabilities to gather and enjoy themselves. Simple games will be provided such as chess, checkers, Uno, and basic playing cards. Light snacks and soft drinks will be offered. This group is open to anyone 13 and up. If you would like to bring a game of your own your welcome to do so. This group is coordinated by Emin, who was born and raised…

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Teen Advisory Group: High School

Tuesday October 29 @ 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Teen Advisory Group (TAG) is about local teens talking to librarians, discussing and deciding which materials, books, programs, and services they need. It’s about making your voices heard and your choices matter! Bring your ideas, energy, and enthusiasm! TAG members are the first to learn about volunteer opportunities at the Library. Service credit needed? This will count for one hour. Expectations: show up on time, join in on the discussion, pay attention to the person speaking, help to serve and clean…

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November 2019

Knittin’ with Kittens

Wednesday November 6 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Knit or crochet with adorable kitties from TAILS Humane Society! Work on your latest project with the help of some new furry friends. Don't know how? No problem! Experienced instructors will be available to help you learn how to knit or crochet. Please register to attend as space is limited. This program is intended for ages 10 and up. For additional information, please contact Samantha at samanthah@dkpl.org or at (815) 756-9568 ext. 1701.

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Library Board Meeting

Wednesday November 13 @ 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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An event every month that begins at 7:00 PM on day Second of the month, repeating until November 14, 2019

This is the monthly meeting of the DeKalb Public Library Board of Trustees, conducting the business of the library. Open to the public. For additional information, please contact the library at (815) 756-9568 or reference@dkpl.org.

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Local Jobs and Hiring Resources Workshop

Monday November 25 @ 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Are you interested in local job opportunities? Are you tired of submitting too many online job applications? Come learn about new local free resources that connect jobseekers with employers in the DeKalb area. Participants will learn about new ways to reach local employers with job openings and how to make themselves easily available to local businesses. This workshop is free and intended for teens and adults. No registration is required. For additional information, please contact Samantha at samanthah@dkpl.org or at…

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December 2019

Library Board Meeting

Wednesday December 18 @ 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

This is the monthly meeting of the DeKalb Public Library Board of Trustees, conducting the business of the library. Open to the public. For additional information, please contact the library at (815) 756-9568 or reference@dkpl.org.

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