Archive for July, 2008

Social Security Online Services

A representative from Social Security will discuss how to apply for retirement, spousal benefits, or disability benefits on the Social Security website The convenience, privacy and security of online applications will be stressed.  To register call the Information/Magazine Desk at 847-923-3347.
Monday, Aug. 11       7:30-9 P.M.          Rasmussen South


Suburban Philanthropy Center – An Introduction

The Donors Forum of Chicago is conducting a free orientation to the Suburban Philanthropy Center.  The Center is a partnership between the Donors Forum of Chicago and the Schaumburg Township District Library that makes available a wealth of research information to the nonprofit community. To register, call (312) 578-0175. Or, send an email (including your name, organization, address, phone number and email address) to
Thursday, Aug. 28        9-11:30 A.M.     Adult Computer Lab

Blood Drive August 6th

LifeSource and the library are joining forces to replenish the area’s dwindling blood supply. You are eligible to donate if you weigh at least 110 pounds, are in good health, in good physical condition, at least 17 years old, and have not donated in the past eight weeks. Call Susan Muira at 847-923-3120 to reserve a time slot – or sign up online at using sponsor code J94.
Wednesday, Aug. 6    1-7 P.M.   Youth Services Classroom

Looking for a Job? We can help!

Representatives from the llinois WorkNet Center, an employment support resource, will be available to help you in your job search.  They offer a wide variety of services including: resume workshops, interviewing training, Illinois skills matching, job search tips and networking. For more information call WorkNet of Northern Cook County at 847-981-7400.
Mondays        2-4 P.M.        Rasmussen North

Food For Fines in Month of August

Bring in cans, boxes or jars of non-perishable food (not past their expiration date, please)  to clear fines from your library card.   One item clears two dollars and five or more items clear all fines. Does not cover lost or damaged materials  – only fines for overdue materials. Donated food will be given to the Schaumburg Township Food Pantry and pet food to Strays, Inc.

Aug. 7 Job Fair at Forest View Educational Center Cancelled

Due to lack of employer participation, the job fair has been cancelled. For more information please call WorkNet Northern Cook County at 847-981-7400.

Conquering Clutter: An Organized Approach

Professional Organizer Randy Wickstrom of Purple Durple Organizers will teach you how to control clutter and organize your living spaces so you can reduce stress, save time and become more productive. For more information or to register call the Information/Magazine Desk at 847-923-3347.
Thursday, July 24          7:30-9 P.M.      Rasmussen South

Read in Harmony

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

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