Archive for January, 2008

Valentine Card Workshop (Ages 6-14)

Design a Valentine card with a variety of supplies.  No registration.  No fee.
Tuesday, Feb. 5         4-4:45 P.M.      Hanover Park Branch
Thursday, Feb. 7     1:30-2:15 P.M.   Central Library Youth Services Craft Room or Hoffman Estates Branch


Online Practice Tests

Getting ready to take the ACT?  Studying for the US Citizenship exam?  We have online practice tests that can help. Just visit our eResources page and select Practice Tests in the Education category. You’ll get immediate scoring, complete answer explanations and an individualized analysis of your results. Good luck!

Looking for a Job? We Can Help!

Representatives from the Illinois WorkNet Center/IDES, an employment support resource, will be available to help in your job search. They offer a wide variety of services, including resume workshops, interview training, Illinois skills matching, jobsearch tips and networking. For more information contact Mohammed Faheem at 847-437-9425.
Every Monday         2-4 P.M.          Rasmussen South

MyLibraryDV Service Cancelled

Due to low usage and the high cost of the MyLibraryDV service, the library will discontinue our subscription as of 2/1/08. Downloadable videos are available at MyMediaMall

Karen Willden Exhibit

Stop by the library and enjoy the beautiful landscapes of local watercolor artist Karen Willden. Her work is displayed on the 2nd floor of the Central Library during January and February. Our exhibits change regularly, so check back periodically to see what’s new.

Drive-up Service

Did you know that you can check out materials, renew items and pay fines from the warm comfort of your car? That’s right! The central library drive-up window saves you time and saves you a walk out in the cold. Plus, the drive-up window opens a half-hour earlier than the library building 6 days a week.

Newbery & Caldecott: Award Winners Announced

The 2008 medal winners for the Newbery and Caldecott awards have been announced. Read all about these winning titles and learn more about the authors at the library’s KidZone.

Read in Harmony

View the latest library video promoting books, reading and libraries.

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