Archive for August, 2008

Visit us at Schaumburg’s 38th SeptemberFest!

Visit the STDL exhibit booth on Not-for-Profit Day – Monday, September 1st  – 9 A.M. to 9 P.M. Spin the wheel of fortune and see if you are a winner! Retiring STDL Executive Director Michael Madden will march at the front of the procession as parade marshal on Monday morning – starting at 10 A.M.


Continuous Color: Colors of Fall

Gifted gardener and author Pam Duthie will share her vast experience with perennials, trees and shrubs in a presentation that will inspire and energize you. Find out how to landscape your garden with fall colors. This program is sponsored jointly with the Hoffman Estates Garden Club. To register call the Information/Magazine Desk at 847-923-3347.
Thursday, Sept. 4        7-9 P.M.                 Rasmussen South

Environmental Transportation

Learn about eco-friendly transportation options available to us everyday. Commuting choices of walking, biking and mass transit will be discussed. Find out how to care for your car to help reduce damage to the environment. Sponsored jointly with the Schaumburg Environmental Committee. To register call the Information Magazine desk at 847-923-3347.
Tuesday, Aug. 26        7:30-9 P.M.        Rasmussen South

Children’s Art Exhibit

Don’t miss the 38th Annual Children’s Art Show on display on the second floor of the central library until August 31.  This exhibit is presented by Starlight Art and Culture Center and features beautiful artwork by kids of all ages.

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Senior Computer Classes

The library offers classes that are targeted for the “over 50” audience and will introduce students to the basics of computing from the ground up at a gentler pace than the non-senior classes. Each class has a maximum of 10 students, meets in the Adult Computer Lab, and  lasts approximately 2 hours.  Fee is $9 per class.  See the schedule. Register in person or call the Computer Assistance Desk at (847) 923-3352.

Jewelry Making

Enjoy making a lovely necklace and matching earrings with cat’s eye beads (choose blue, green, brown or purple) with silver findings. Serene Gergans will instruct. Fee: $10 for supplies. For more information or to register contact the Information/Magazine Desk at 847-923-3347.
Wednesday, Aug. 20     7-9:30 P.M.   Youth Services Craft Room

Read in Harmony

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