Archive for September, 2008

Digital Bookmobile comes to Schaumburg

Learn how to download audiobooks, eBooks and more when OverDrive’s 18-wheel Digital Bookmobile visits STDL!  With instructional videos and interactive computer stations, readers of all ages will experience new ways to enjoy digital books and more from the public library.  Schaumburg is only one of two Chicago locations to host this event, so don’t miss it!
Sunday, October 5 – 11am to 5pm in the library parking lot


Be a Winner With Live Homework Help!

An MP3 player or a $10 gift card from Best Buy or Barnes & Noble can be yours just for using Live Homework Help during the month of October and then completing a brief online survey. To take the survey, exit out of Live Homework Help after completing a tutor session, and click on the button that says, “Take STDL’s Live Homework Help Survey!” Complete the survey to have your name entered in one of four weekly prize drawings.

Dann & Raymond’s Movie Club – Comedy tonight!

Daily Herald film critic Dann Gire and award-winning author Raymond Benson present another installment in their lively genre discussion program.  This month’s presentation:  “She turned me into a newt!” – Comedy films, 1960s to the present.
Thursday, October 2 – 7:30-9:30 pm in the AV Theatre

Schaumburg Township Digital History Archive

The STDL Local History Digital Archive has hundreds of historic photos, documents and videos tracing the history of Schaumburg Township. Just click on the Local History button on the STDL home page and take a trip through the past. If you have historical photos of the area and wish to donate them or to let us copy them for the archive, email Jane Rozek at  or call 847-923-3331.

Big Band Memories

Bandleader Steve Cooper will show rare films and videos of the best big bands from the past – both the Swing bands and the Sweet bands. You will see and hear clips from Eddie Howard, Harry James, Glenn Miller, Spike Jones to name a few. At the end of the program, Steve will play a big band song on his trumpet. Refer to Musically Yours for music programs.
Monday, September 29 at 7 p.m. in the AV Theatre.

The 5 Aspects of Healing

The 5 Aspects of Healing (Spirit, Mind, Body, Emotions and Relationships) provides a framework for achieving total health. Dr. Marilyn Mitchell, M.D. of WomanCare will discuss how these five aspects function simultaneously, making the fabric of who we are and how we can experience our full potential. Call 847-923-3347 to register.
Thursday, September 25      7:30-9 P.M.      Youth Services Classroom

Book/Film Discussion

The Book/Film Discussion group meets on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of every month. Join us in October for the Kite Runner, 7 PM in Rasmussen North. And don’t forget, the American Cinema Series meets on the 3rd Wednesday of every month at 7 PM in the Adult Classroom.

Read in Harmony

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