Archive for February, 2008

Dann & Raymond’s Movie Club

Dann & Raymond’s Movie Club on Thursday, March 6

An error in today’s edition of the Daily Herald indicates that the popular Dann Gire and Raymond Benson movie program will be held tonight.  Their discussion on science fiction films from the silents through the 1960s will be held instead on Thursday, March 6 at 7:30 pm in the AV Department.   Please join us then.

Thursday, March 6                                   7:30 p.m.                                    AV Department.


Teen After Hours Event

Teens in grades 6 – 12 will enjoy local band Last Act, video gaming, crafts, food and more after the library closes. Doors will be locked from 5:15 – 9:30 p.m. Teens must remain until the end of the program. Save your spot by sending an email to or calling (847) 923-3191.

Saturday, March 8                                         5 – 9:30 p.m.

Can’t come to the library? Let the library come to you!

As you muck around in the ice, sleet, and snow of this seemingly endless winter, don’t you wish there was a way to access the library from the comfort of your own home? Now you can –just call the Outreach Department! The Outreach program is a home delivery service available to patrons with permanent or temporary mobility concerns. Whether you’re looking for the latest bestseller or an Oscar-nominated film, the Outreach staff will happily deliver library materials right to your doorstep. Just call Lisa Nusret or Fran Smith at 847.923.3388 to set up an appointment.

Use Your STDL Library Card At Other Libraries

Our resident STDL library card is honored by member libraries of the North Suburban Library System and by most public libraries in Illinois. Some libraries restrict audiovisual materials, set a limit on the number of items loaned to patrons from other libraries, and restrict the use of electronic databases. Interlibrary loan requests must be placed here at STDL.

Musically Yours Electronic Newsletter

The March 2008 edition of Musically Yours was just released. This online newsletter is published monthly by the Audiovisual Department. Continue reading ‘Musically Yours Electronic Newsletter’

Your History Matters – February 28

Karen Giammicchio, Director of Prevention and Early Detection, will discuss the importance of family health history in disease prevention. Learn about the free assessment available to help protect your family’s future. Sponsored jointly with Alexian Brothers Medical Center.  Register by calling (866) 253-9426.

7:30-9 P.M.            Rasmussen South

Family Wii Tournament (Ages 8-12) Registration Filled

Each team will consist of a child and parent or grandparent. Come and enjoy an evening of games and pizza! Sorry – registration is now filled. Put your name on the waiting list for the next tournament. Call (847) 923-3191 or send an email to

Sunday, March 2nd                 5:30-7:30 P. M.          Rasmussen Room

Read in Harmony

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