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Le Baratin: French Conversation

Bilder Family Meeting Room

Dr. Greg Ross, former coordinator of The Foreign Language Residence Program at Northern Illinois University would like to cordially invite you to Le Baratin. Come speak French with members of the surrounding francophone community and enjoy the convivial atmosphere of the library. Anyone who speaks French is welcomed! A Bientôt! This program is free and […]

Miscellany and Mirth of the Midwest

Yusunas Meeting Room

Musician and storyteller, Dave Martin, takes us on a good-natured romp through the midwest which explores the culture and storied history of the region, performing both traditional and original songs […]

Library Board Meeting

Bilder Family Meeting Room

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.

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 day. Eight authors will provide a brief presentation in the Yusunas Meeting Room during the event. Listen to excerpts from their books, ask questions, and […]

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Friends of the Library Fall Book Sale

Yusunas Meeting Room

The Friends of the DeKalb Public Library invite you to the Fall Book Sale on October 22 - 24, 2021. This is the first post-pandemic sale! Join us during the library’s opening hours in the lower level of the library for an astonishing selection of great quality hardcovers and paperbacks — children’s and teen’s books, […]

Special Board Meeting

Virtual Event

Due to the declaration of a state-wide emergency, the Library Board will meet on Wednesday, October 27, 2021 via Zoom online meeting. Members of the public wishing to attend the meeting can join via Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89281604191?pwd=ZTk3WGxMbklCY0VwVGYwc1VnT3Y1dz09 Meeting ID: 892 8160 4191 Passcode: 771691 Call-in number: (312) 626-6799. Members of the public must remain muted during […]

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Le Baratin: French Conversation

Story & Activity Room

Dr. Greg Ross, former coordinator of The Foreign Language Residence Program at Northern Illinois University would like to cordially invite you to Le Baratin. Come speak French with members of […]

Sensory Friendly Magic Show

Yusunas Meeting Room

Cody Clark uses visual and direct magic to safely stimulate your senses! Each of Cody’s routines is designed with the audience’s sensory needs in mind, engaging each participant at the level they’re most comfortable with. Whether you’re able to directly participate in the magic or just wave your hands to make the magic happen, you’ll […]

Library Board Meeting

Yusunas Meeting Room

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 […]