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Laid Back Learning: LightBurn & Laser Cutters

309 Creative

LightBurn is the industry standard software for laser cutters. A self-guided LightBurn Tutorial will be provided, and attendees will be able to ask a staff member general questions about LightBurn […]

Family Fun: DIY Rain Sticks

Zimmerman Meeting Room

Do you enjoy the soothing sounds of the rain? Join us for musical fun for the whole family! In this workshop families will be able to make their own rain […]

Author Fair

Main Lobby

Learn about the recent publications of area authors from the writers themselves. The library’s main lobby will be filled with local authors showcasing their works and answering questions throughout the […]

Watercolor Resist Painting

Zimmerman Meeting Room

Create a beautiful work of art! This program is open to beginners and no prior experience is required. The rubber cement resist technique used in this workshop allows for anyone […]

Architectural Walking Tour

DeKalb Public Library

Join historian Steve Bigolin on an architectural walking tour! Learn more about the homes in the local neighborhoods and the history of DeKalb. There is no cost for this program. […]

Introduction to Ukulele

Zimmerman Meeting Room

Have you ever wanted to learn an instrument? Now you can! Patrons will be able to learn the basics of sheet music and playing the ukulele through a guided instruction. This program is made possible by the DeKalb Public Library’s selection of ukuleles and ukulele method books. No prior musical experience is necessary. This program […]

After-hours Concert: Crosswinds Flute Choir

Main Lobby

Crosswinds Flute Choir is a community group made of members in the DeKalb and Sycamore area. Members range from school students to adults of various ages and playing levels who share a love of making music together! Join us for this after-hours concert filled with flute music in the library’s main lobby. This concert is […]

3D Printing: Design a Pin

Create a 3D printed pin for your bag, backpack, vest, or whatever else you want to express yourself! We’ll be using the program TinkerCad to create a simple, customizable model. Then you’ll be free to edit away. This program is available to makers of all skill levels. Experience with TinkerCad is a plus, but not […]

Bridgerton Book Club

Zimmerman Meeting Room

Join us every second Wednesday of the month as we discuss the Bridgerton novels. Set between 1813 and 1827, Julia Quinn’s Bridgerton series is a collection of eight historical romance novels, each featuring one of the eight Bridgerton children. The Netflix television adaptation is one of the most watched series in Netflix history. This month […]