Archive for October, 2008

Author Mitali Perkins

On Thursday, Nov. 6 from 7-8 p.m., award-winning author Mitali Perkins will speak in the Youth Services Classroom for ages 10 & up.  Her titles include Monsoon Summer, Rickshaw Girl and the First Daughter series.  A book sale and autographing will follow the presentation.  Free tickets will be distributed in Youth Services at 6:40 p.m.


Craft Fair and Flea Market

On Wednesday, November 5, the library will hold a Craft Fair and Flea Market from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., in the Rasmussen Room. Craft items will include, jewelry, art work, hand-made scarves, hats, cookie jars, and bags. A wide variety of flea market selections will include toys, children’s clothes and jackets, household articles, film cameras and much more. Cash and checks only.

Vote Early for Suburban Cook County at STDL

Early voting for Suburban Cook County begins here at the library on October 13 and runs through October 30. Hours are M-F — 8:30 A.M. – 5 P.M., Saturday — 9 A.M. – 5 P.M. and Sunday — 9 A.M. to Noon. A government-issued photo I.D. is required.

Johnny Gabor Quintet

Johnny Gabor is a pianist and an entertainer extraordinaire. He will be joined by vocalist Connie Marshall, percussionist, Daniella Montoya, bassist, Kelly Summers and drummer Rusty Jones. You won’t want to miss this exceptional program! Refer to Musically Yours for more information.
Monday, October 27 from 7 – 8:30 p.m. Audiovisual Theatre

Create A Sure-Fire Marketing Plan!

Do you have a product or service to sell? The difference between success and failure for many businesses comes down to market planning activities. No matter what business you are in, a sound marketing plan is vital. Attend this session and discover how you can develop a dynamic marketing plan.
Monday, October 27 7:30 – 9:00 p.m. Rasmussen North

Ghoulish Ghost Stories

Patrons ages 6 & up are invited to an evening of interactive storytelling.  Join us in the Rasmussen Room at 6:30 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 24- if you dare!  Free tickets will be distributed in Youth Services at 6:10 p.m.

Tickets Still Available for Manon Opera and All Shook Up

Tickets are still available for the trips to the Manon Opera at the Lyric Opera of Chicago (Fee: $107 for gratuity, ticket and transportation) on Friday, October 24th – 5:15-11:15 p.m. – and to the All Shook Up performance at the Lincolnshire/Marriott (Cost: $70 for dinner, gratuity, ticket and transportation) on Thursday, October 30th – 5:15-11:15 p.m.  To register call 847-923-3347.

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