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May 2020

Virtual Medicare 101

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

Medicare 101 is now being hosted virtually! There are more Medicare insurance options available than ever before. Finding the right plan requires careful consideration, and we know, an educated consumer will make the right choice. We are here to educate you on your Medicare insurance options. Licensed Sales Representative Carol Cherry discusses the different parts of Medicare. Please register for this event. Once you register you will receive a confirmation email with a link to the Zoom meeting, a phone…

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Virtual Stories at Home

Tuesday May 26 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Tuesday and Thursday, repeating until May 29, 2020

We may be physically apart, but we can still enjoy being (virtually) together! Join Mr. John and Ms. Laura every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:00 a.m. for a live story time. We'll read a couple books, sing songs, and have fun! We will read books perfect for preschoolers, but we hope our times together could also be enjoyed by a baby or toddler and parent as well. Anyone who wants to watch the programs can click here to send a…

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Virtual Superhero Story Time: Wonder Woman

Wednesday May 27 @ 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

DeKalb Public Library presents Superhero Story Time: an Interactive Facebook Live Event and Giveaway. This week we are pleased to welcome Wonder Woman! These weekly interactive events with Princesses and Superheroes are full of singing, engaging storytelling, and the characters will respond to your child's comments by name. Everyone who wants to watch the program can click here to send a request to be added to the group. This can be done anytime between now and just before the event. Then…

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Virtual Stories at Home

Thursday May 28 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Tuesday and Thursday, repeating until May 29, 2020

We may be physically apart, but we can still enjoy being (virtually) together! Join Mr. John and Ms. Laura every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:00 a.m. for a live story time. We'll read a couple books, sing songs, and have fun! We will read books perfect for preschoolers, but we hope our times together could also be enjoyed by a baby or toddler and parent as well. Anyone who wants to watch the programs can click here to send a…

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Virtual Anime and Manga for Adults

Thursday May 28 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join us for the continuation of Anime Club online! In this session, we'll play Japanese Salesman, a game where you have to sell odd Japanese products without knowing what they are. We'll then continue watching "Arte." Please register for this event. Once you register you will receive a confirmation email with a link to the Zoom meeting, a phone number to call into the Zoom meeting, and a password to the meeting. Join the Zoom meeting 5 minutes prior to…

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Virtual Lego Club

Friday May 29 @ 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Hi Lego friends! Join us to build Lego creations with friends. This time, we are going to build vehicles....cars, trucks, trains, airplanes, bicycles, massively undefinable traveling monstrosities... whatever you can dream up. We will do this together and then show off what you have created on your own time. If time permits, we will also have a free build to see what awesome ideas you can quickly come up with. Please register for this event. Once you register you will…

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June 2020

Virtual Stories at Home

Tuesday June 2 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Tuesday and Thursday, repeating until July 2, 2020

We may be physically apart, but we can still enjoy being (virtually) together! Join Mr. John and Ms. Laura every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:00 a.m. for a live story time. We’ll read a couple books, sing songs, and have fun! We will read books perfect for preschoolers, but we hope our times together could also be enjoyed by a baby or toddler and parent as well. Anyone who wants to watch the programs can click here to send a request to…

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Virtual Princess Story Time: Rapunzel

Wednesday June 3 @ 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

DeKalb Public Library presents Princess Story Time: an Interactive Facebook Live Event and Giveaway. This week we are pleased to welcome Rapunzel! These weekly interactive events with Princesses and Superheroes are full of singing, engaging storytelling, and the characters will respond to your child's comments by name. Everyone who wants to watch the program can click here to send a request to be added to the group. This can be done anytime between now and just before the event. Then you…

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Virtual Stories at Home

Thursday June 4 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Tuesday and Thursday, repeating until July 2, 2020

We may be physically apart, but we can still enjoy being (virtually) together! Join Mr. John and Ms. Laura every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:00 a.m. for a live story time. We’ll read a couple books, sing songs, and have fun! We will read books perfect for preschoolers, but we hope our times together could also be enjoyed by a baby or toddler and parent as well. Anyone who wants to watch the programs can click here to send a request to…

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Virtual Anime-Manga Club for Teens

Thursday June 4 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

For this session of virtual anime club, we'll be playing  Press Conference, a game where you have to guess what anime character you are based on the "press conference" questions the other players ask you. We will then continue watching "Fire Force." Please register for this event. Once you register you will receive a confirmation email with a link to the Zoom meeting, a phone number to call into the Zoom meeting, and a password to the meeting. Join the…

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Virtual Game of Geekery

Thursday June 4 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Part trivia, part game show, all geek. Game of Geekery takes what is fun about your classic trivia night and takes it up a notch. With rounds like: Name that Tune, Family Feud, Price is Right, #BadDescriptions, and more you never quite know what will happen, but we can bet you'll have a lot of fun! There will be prizes for winning team While we can't do a live show just yet, we hope to bring Game of Geekery to…

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Virtual Bedtime Stories at Home

Monday June 8 @ 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 PM on Monday, repeating until June 30, 2020

Join us virtually to enjoy a bedtime story or two (or three!) with Miss Jen. Anyone who wants to watch the programs can click here to send a request to be added to the group. This can be done anytime between now and just before the event. Then you can click the link again to go back to the group on Monday evenings to watch the story times. Once you are added to the group you will be able to…

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Virtual Stories at Home

Tuesday June 9 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Tuesday and Thursday, repeating until July 2, 2020

We may be physically apart, but we can still enjoy being (virtually) together! Join Mr. John and Ms. Laura every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:00 a.m. for a live story time. We’ll read a couple books, sing songs, and have fun! We will read books perfect for preschoolers, but we hope our times together could also be enjoyed by a baby or toddler and parent as well. Anyone who wants to watch the programs can click here to send a request to…

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Virtual Princess Story Time: Sleeping Beauty

Wednesday June 10 @ 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

DeKalb Public Library presents Princess Story Time: an Interactive Facebook Live Event and Giveaway. This week we are pleased to welcome Sleeping Beauty! These weekly interactive events with Princesses and Superheroes are full of singing, engaging storytelling, and the characters will respond to your child's comments by name. Everyone who wants to watch the program can click here to send a request to be added to the group. This can be done anytime between now and just before the event. Then…

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Virtual Stories at Home

Thursday June 11 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Tuesday and Thursday, repeating until July 2, 2020

We may be physically apart, but we can still enjoy being (virtually) together! Join Mr. John and Ms. Laura every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:00 a.m. for a live story time. We’ll read a couple books, sing songs, and have fun! We will read books perfect for preschoolers, but we hope our times together could also be enjoyed by a baby or toddler and parent as well. Anyone who wants to watch the programs can click here to send a request to…

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Virtual Anime and Manga for Adults

Thursday June 11 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Anime club goes virtual with another session! This time we'll be playing Press Conference, a game where you have to guess what anime character you are based on the "press conference" questions the other players ask you. We will then continue watching "Arte." Please register for this event. Once you register you will receive a confirmation email with a link to the Zoom meeting, a phone number to call into the Zoom meeting, and a password to the meeting. Join…

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Virtual Game of Geekery

Thursday June 11 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Part trivia, part game show, all geek. Game of Geekery takes what is fun about your classic trivia night and takes it up a notch. With rounds like: Name that Tune, Family Feud, Price is Right, #BadDescriptions, and more you never quite know what will happen, but we can bet you’ll have a lot of fun! There will be prizes for winning team While we can’t do a live show just yet, we hope to bring Game of Geekery to…

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Virtual Lego Club

Friday June 12 @ 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Hello to our Lego people! During this Lego Club we will build buildings! Have fun showing off your latest creations, and then we will build together. We have some ideas for buildings you can make, or you can build from your imagination. Please register for this event. Once you register you will receive a confirmation email with a link to the Zoom meeting, a phone number to call into the Zoom meeting, and a password to the meeting. Join the…

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Virtual Stairway to Zeppelin

Saturday June 13 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

When Led Zeppelin II replaced Abbey Road as the #1 album in December of 1969, it symbolized a "passing of the torch" into a new era in popular music. This 60-minute multimedia presentation observes how 1960's rock bands The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, and The Yardbirds paved the way for Led Zeppelin in the 1970's. Despite being born fifteen years after the band broke up, Aaron Krerowicz worked as a full-time independent professional Beatles scholar from June 2015 through August…

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Virtual Bedtime Stories at Home

Monday June 15 @ 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00 PM on Monday, repeating until June 30, 2020

Join us virtually to enjoy a bedtime story or two (or three!) with Miss Jen. Anyone who wants to watch the programs can click here to send a request to be added to the group. This can be done anytime between now and just before the event. Then you can click the link again to go back to the group on Monday evenings to watch the story times. Once you are added to the group you will be able to…

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Virtual Stories at Home

Tuesday June 16 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Tuesday and Thursday, repeating until July 2, 2020

We may be physically apart, but we can still enjoy being (virtually) together! Join Mr. John and Ms. Laura every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:00 a.m. for a live story time. We’ll read a couple books, sing songs, and have fun! We will read books perfect for preschoolers, but we hope our times together could also be enjoyed by a baby or toddler and parent as well. Anyone who wants to watch the programs can click here to send a request to…

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Virtual Stories at Home

Thursday June 18 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Tuesday and Thursday, repeating until July 2, 2020

We may be physically apart, but we can still enjoy being (virtually) together! Join Mr. John and Ms. Laura every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:00 a.m. for a live story time. We’ll read a couple books, sing songs, and have fun! We will read books perfect for preschoolers, but we hope our times together could also be enjoyed by a baby or toddler and parent as well. Anyone who wants to watch the programs can click here to send a request to…

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Virtual Event: Discovery Center Museum’s Liquid Nitrogen Show

Thursday June 18 @ 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Excitement goes up as the temperature drops in this ultra-cold show! Join the Discovery Center Museum for a virtual science show via Zoom. Witness instant phase changes and identify the differences in states of matter as they succumb to the frigid world of liquid gas. Please register for this event. Once you register you will receive a confirmation email with a link to the Zoom meeting, a phone number to call into the Zoom meeting, and a password to the…

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Virtual Anime-Manga Club for Teens

Thursday June 18 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Challenge a friend to some anime trivia in this session of virtual anime club! We'll do several rounds of trivia to determine who knows the most about anime. We'll then continue watching "Fire Force." Please register for this event. Once you register you will receive a confirmation email with a link to the Zoom meeting, a phone number to call into the Zoom meeting, and a password to the meeting. Join the Zoom meeting 5 minutes prior to the program,…

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Virtual Game of Geekery

Thursday June 18 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Part trivia, part game show, all geek. Game of Geekery takes what is fun about your classic trivia night and takes it up a notch. With rounds like: Name that Tune, Family Feud, Price is Right, #BadDescriptions, and more you never quite know what will happen, but we can bet you’ll have a lot of fun! There will be prizes for winning team While we can’t do a live show just yet, we hope to bring Game of Geekery to…

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Virtual Event: The History of the Beach Boys

Saturday June 20 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

If summer had a sound it would be the Beach Boys…surf, sun and California dreaming.  This virtual presentation will focus on The Beach Boys “sunniest” years from 1962-1967.  With the use of performance and interview clips, we’ll trace the arc of the Beach Boys’ early career from “Surfin’ U.S.A.”, “Fun, Fun, Fun” and “California Girls” to the more mature Pet Sounds, “Good Vibrations” and the abandoned Smile project.  Surf’s Up! Gary is an adjunct professor at the College of DuPage/CE…

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Virtual Bedtime Stories at Home

Monday June 22 @ 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00 PM on Monday, repeating until June 30, 2020

Join us virtually to enjoy a bedtime story or two (or three!) with Miss Jen. Anyone who wants to watch the programs can click here to send a request to be added to the group. This can be done anytime between now and just before the event. Then you can click the link again to go back to the group on Monday evenings to watch the story times. Once you are added to the group you will be able to…

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Virtual Stories at Home

Tuesday June 23 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Tuesday and Thursday, repeating until July 2, 2020

We may be physically apart, but we can still enjoy being (virtually) together! Join Mr. John and Ms. Laura every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:00 a.m. for a live story time. We’ll read a couple books, sing songs, and have fun! We will read books perfect for preschoolers, but we hope our times together could also be enjoyed by a baby or toddler and parent as well. Anyone who wants to watch the programs can click here to send a request to…

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Virtual Stories at Home

Thursday June 25 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Tuesday and Thursday, repeating until July 2, 2020

We may be physically apart, but we can still enjoy being (virtually) together! Join Mr. John and Ms. Laura every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:00 a.m. for a live story time. We’ll read a couple books, sing songs, and have fun! We will read books perfect for preschoolers, but we hope our times together could also be enjoyed by a baby or toddler and parent as well. Anyone who wants to watch the programs can click here to send a request to…

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Virtual Anime and Manga for Adults

Thursday June 25 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

This virtual anime club session will feature another round of anime trivia! Grab a friend and compete to see who knows the most about anime in a series of rounds. After the trivia, we'll continue watching "Arte." Please register for this event. Once you register you will receive a confirmation email with a link to the Zoom meeting, a phone number to call into the Zoom meeting, and a password to the meeting. Join the Zoom meeting 5 minutes prior to…

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Virtual Game of Geekery

Thursday June 25 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Part trivia, part game show, all geek. Game of Geekery takes what is fun about your classic trivia night and takes it up a notch. With rounds like: Name that Tune, Family Feud, Price is Right, #BadDescriptions, and more you never quite know what will happen, but we can bet you’ll have a lot of fun! There will be prizes for winning team While we can’t do a live show just yet, we hope to bring Game of Geekery to…

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Virtual Lego Club

Friday June 26 @ 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Hello to our Lego people! This time, we will build animals! Have fun showing off your latest creations, and then we will build together. We have some ideas for animals that we can make together, and then we can free build. Please register for this event. Once you register you will receive a confirmation email with a link to the Zoom meeting, a phone number to call into the Zoom meeting, and a password to the meeting. Join the Zoom…

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Virtual Medicare 101

Saturday June 27 @ 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Medicare 101 is now being hosted virtually! There are more Medicare insurance options available than ever before. Finding the right plan requires careful consideration, and we know, an educated consumer will make the right choice. We are here to educate you on your Medicare insurance options. Licensed Sales Representative Carol Cherry discusses the different parts of Medicare. Please register for this event. Once you register you will receive a confirmation email with a link to the Zoom meeting, a phone…

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Virtual Bedtime Stories at Home

Monday June 29 @ 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00 PM on Monday, repeating until June 30, 2020

Join us virtually to enjoy a bedtime story or two (or three!) with Miss Jen. Anyone who wants to watch the programs can click here to send a request to be added to the group. This can be done anytime between now and just before the event. Then you can click the link again to go back to the group on Monday evenings to watch the story times. Once you are added to the group you will be able to…

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Virtual Medicare 101

Monday June 29 @ 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Medicare 101 is now being hosted virtually! There are more Medicare insurance options available than ever before. Finding the right plan requires careful consideration, and we know, an educated consumer will make the right choice. We are here to educate you on your Medicare insurance options. Licensed Sales Representative Carol Cherry discusses the different parts of Medicare. Please register for this event. Once you register you will receive a confirmation email with a link to the Zoom meeting, a phone…

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Virtual Stories at Home

Tuesday June 30 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Tuesday and Thursday, repeating until July 2, 2020

We may be physically apart, but we can still enjoy being (virtually) together! Join Mr. John and Ms. Laura every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:00 a.m. for a live story time. We’ll read a couple books, sing songs, and have fun! We will read books perfect for preschoolers, but we hope our times together could also be enjoyed by a baby or toddler and parent as well. Anyone who wants to watch the programs can click here to send a request to…

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July 2020

Virtual Superhero Story Time: Super Girl

Wednesday July 1 @ 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

DeKalb Public Library presents Superhero Story Time: an Interactive Facebook Live Event! Everyone who wants to watch the program can click here to send a request to be added to the group. This can be done anytime between now and just before the event. Then you can click the link again to go back to the group on Wednesday morning to watch the program. Attendees are automatically entered to win a 10 minute Video Call with Super Girl after the event! Superhero…

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Virtual Stories at Home

Thursday July 2 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Tuesday and Thursday, repeating until July 2, 2020

We may be physically apart, but we can still enjoy being (virtually) together! Join Mr. John and Ms. Laura every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:00 a.m. for a live story time. We’ll read a couple books, sing songs, and have fun! We will read books perfect for preschoolers, but we hope our times together could also be enjoyed by a baby or toddler and parent as well. Anyone who wants to watch the programs can click here to send a request to…

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Virtual Game of Geekery

Thursday July 2 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Part trivia, part game show, all geek. Game of Geekery takes what is fun about your classic trivia night and takes it up a notch. With rounds like: Name that Tune, Family Feud, Price is Right, #BadDescriptions, and more you never quite know what will happen, but we can bet you’ll have a lot of fun! There will be prizes for winning team While we can’t do a live show just yet, we hope to bring Game of Geekery to…

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Virtual Princess Story Time: Snow Queen

Wednesday July 15 @ 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

DeKalb Public Library presents Princess Story Time: an Interactive Facebook Live Event! Everyone who wants to watch the program can click here to send a request to be added to the group. This can be done anytime between now and just before the event. Then you can click the link again to go back to the group on Wednesday morning to watch the program. Attendees are automatically entered to win a 10 minute Video Call with the Snow Queen after the event!…

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Virtual Princess Story Time: Ariel

Wednesday July 29 @ 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

DeKalb Public Library presents Princess Story Time: an Interactive Facebook Live Event! Everyone who wants to watch the program can click here to send a request to be added to the group. This can be done anytime between now and just before the event. Then you can click the link again to go back to the group on Wednesday morning to watch the program. Attendees are automatically entered to win a 10 minute Video Call with Ariel after the event! Superhero and…

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September 2020

Virtual Superhero Story Time: Bat Girl

Wednesday September 2 @ 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

DeKalb Public Library presents Superhero Story Time: an Interactive Facebook Live Event! Click here to attend. Attendees are automatically entered to win a 10 minute Video Call with Bat Girl after the event! Superhero and Princess Story Times are presented by Parties with Character. Virtual Visit Packages with princesses and superheroes are booking now at www.PartiesWithCharacter.me. From Video Calls to Care Packages, Virtual Visits create meaningful memories for birthdays and every day! Call (815) 762-3656 for more information. For more information about this…

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