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General Book Club: The Phone Booth at the Edge of the World

Bilder Family Meeting Room

The General Book Club will meet to discuss The Phone Booth at the Edge of the World, a novel by Laura Imai Messina. When Yui loses her mother and her daughter in the tsunami, she begins to mark the passage of time from that date onward: March 11, 2011, the day the tsunami tore Japan […]

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.

Adult Coloring Club

Bilder Family Meeting Room

In recent years the adult coloring trend has taken over. You’ll find adult coloring books on shelves at almost all retail stores and you consistently hear about the relaxation benefits from it. This event is free and you are welcome to come and go as you please. Coloring pages will be provided along with color […]

General Book Club

Bilder Family Meeting Room

The General Book Club will meet to discuss the memoir Floating in a Most Peculiar Way by Louis Chude-Sokei. The "first son of the first son" of a leader of […]

Building Your Resume

Bilder Family Meeting Room

Learn about key basics to building a successful resume! This workshop will include how to structure your resume, tips on how to write achievement based statements, and tricks to help […]

Recurring

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 […]

Recurring

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 […]

Bullet Journaling 101

Bilder Family Meeting Room

We’ve all seen those videos and pictures of handmade journals/agendas that are called bullet journals (if you haven’t, go ahead and look to join us in awe of them). Maybe […]

General Book Club

Bilder Family Meeting Room

The General Book Club will meet in person to discuss the novel Remarkable Creatures by Tracy Chevalier. From the moment poor and uneducated Mary Anning is struck by lightening as […]

Anime and Manga for Adults

Bilder Family Meeting Room

Join us for an evening of subpar anime trivia to test your questionable knowledge of anime. Can you identify anime dogs from their bottom halves, or tell which instrument is […]