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August 2018

Stitch Niche Knitting/Crochet Club

August 1 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until August 15, 2018

Have you always wanted to learn how to crochet? Or maybe you are just looking for others who share your favorite pastime? Either way, this club is for you! Knitters are also welcome! You will need to bring your own supplies such as yarn and crochet hooks. This club is great for people who are beginners all the way up to advanced. If you are unsure of what you need, a basic crochet or knit how-to booklet will be provided…

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Friends of the Library Meeting

August 6 @ 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

The Friends support the library by providing programs, materials, and services that are not part of the regular library budget. Friends serve as a link between the library staff and the public. New Friends are always welcome! Come see what we're up to! Open to all! For additional information, please contact the library at reference@dkpl.org or at (815) 756-9568 ext. 2150.

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DKPL Board of Trustees Meeting

August 8 @ 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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An event every month that begins at 7:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 19, 2018

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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Anime-Manga Club

August 9 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

For this session of Anime-Manga Club, we will be playing Cards Against Anime! Play with teams to match an anime card with an adjective, in this twist on the classic Apples to Apples game. Teens and tweens are invited to join the Anime-Manga Club for veteran otaku or newbie weaboos! Watch and discuss anime and participate in a few fun activities. Most anime is appropriate for teenagers age 13 and above. No registration is required to attend this FREE club! It is…

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General Book Club

August 13 @ 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

The General Book Club will meet to discuss Himself, a debut work of fiction by Irish author Jess Kidd. Mahoney is the charming and lovable car thief at the center of this Irish tale. Found on the steps of an orphanage, he assumed all his life that his mother had given him up. But then one night at a bar he receives an anonymous note suggesting that foul play may have led to his mother's disappearance. Copies of the book are…

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Off the Beaten Path Book Club

August 14 @ 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

This month we will be discussing Collapsing Empire by John Scalzi. This book group focuses on the strange, the weird, and the uncanny–stories that seem a bit askew, and look at the world from unusual perspectives. We invite you to leave your usual books behind and dare to read differently. Wander with us … Off the Beaten Path. Refreshments are provided. This group is intended for adults. For more information, please contact Kristine at kristineo@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 2111.

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Stitch Niche Knitting/Crochet Club

August 15 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until August 15, 2018

Have you always wanted to learn how to crochet? Or maybe you are just looking for others who share your favorite pastime? Either way, this club is for you! Knitters are also welcome! You will need to bring your own supplies such as yarn and crochet hooks. This club is great for people who are beginners all the way up to advanced. If you are unsure of what you need, a basic crochet or knit how-to booklet will be provided…

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Crime Fiction Book Club

August 20 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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One event on August 21, 2018 at 7:00pm

This month we will be reading The Beautiful Dead by Belinda Bauer. The Crime Fiction Book Club is for adults who enjoy quality novels in the mystery/suspense genre. Join us in the community conference room for a lively and informal discussion. Books are available for check out from the book club shelf, and refreshments are provided! For additional information, please contact Kristine at (815) 756-9568 ext. 2111 or kristineo@dkpl.org.

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Crime Fiction Book Club

August 21 @ 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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One event on August 21, 2018 at 7:00pm

This month we will be reading The Beautiful Dead by Belinda Bauer. The Crime Fiction Book Club is for adults who enjoy quality novels in the mystery/suspense genre. Join us in the community conference room for a lively and informal discussion. Books are available for check out from the book club shelf, and refreshments are provided! For additional information, please contact Kristine at (815) 756-9568 ext. 2111 or kristineo@dkpl.org.

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Middle School T.A.G.

August 28 @ 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

This month’s theme is Awesome Autumn Activities! We need your suggestions for fun fall-themed programs and displays for the Teen Room! T.A.G. = Teen Advisory Group – Making Libraries Work for Teens! 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!…

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September 2018

DKPL Board of Trustees Meeting

September 12 @ 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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An event every month that begins at 7:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 19, 2018

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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October 2018

DKPL Board of Trustees Meeting

October 10 @ 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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An event every month that begins at 7:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 19, 2018

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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November 2018

DKPL Board of Trustees Meeting

November 14 @ 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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An event every month that begins at 7:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 19, 2018

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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December 2018

DKPL Board of Trustees Meeting

December 12 @ 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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An event every month that begins at 7:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 19, 2018

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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