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How to Use Your iPad
Learn to use your tablet’s settings, apps, web browser, and much more. Bring your iPad if you have one.

Date and Time: Thursday, June 5, 9:30-11 a.m.
Location: Training Center

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How to Use Your iPad's Apps
Explore in-depth many of the default apps available on your iPad.  Bring your iPad if you have one. Requirement: Comfortable with the basic functions of an iPad.

Date and Time: Tuesday, June 17, 9:30–11 a.m.
Location: Training Center
 
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At the State of the Village event on April 30, library board president Kerry Pearson introduced a new video to the audience that highlights some of the ways that residents of all ages are using the library these days. Take a look here.
 
Tell us here about a great experience you have had at the library, or something new you found the library has to offer. We'd love to hear from you.



Plan on hitting the books at our Final Exams Study Lounge! Come to the Hub for group-study spaces, school supplies, laptops and study assistance from our smart teen staff. We will also have delicious and healthy food from Whole Foods. For high school teens.
 
Dates and Times: Saturday, May 31, noon through Thursday, June 5, 10 p.m.
Location: The Hub


 
At the annual Volunteer Recognition Luncheon, funded by the Friends of the Library, we get an opportunity to express our thanks to our amazing volunteers. The luncheon is also a time for us to recognize volunteers for their many hours and years of service. Pictured above are some of the volunteers who received service awards for volunteering from 500 hours up to 14,500 hours and from 3 years to 30 years here at the library. Also pictured is our Volunteer of the Year, Mark Ostrand, who contributed 410 hours of service last year.
 
Our volunteers are hard at work all over the library, at the Senior Center and on the bookmobile. We can't thank them enough for the valuable services they provide to us and to everyone who uses the library.



Presented by volunteers who specialize in genealogy and can help you with your family history research.
 
Date and time: Thursday August 14, 7–9 p.m.
Location: Cardinal Room
 


Genealogy
It's almost time to cast those ballots! Here are some reliable sources of information on the candidates and issues that you'll be voting on. Happy voting! 
 
Your voter information:
  • Verify your voter registration
  • Find your polling place
  • See your sample ballot, when available
  • See a list of your elected officials and their contact information
  • Check your mail ballot status
 
Information on the candidates:
VoteSmart
 
Information on judges:
VoteForJudges.org
Judicial Evaluations (Chicago Bar Association)
Judicial Evaluations (Chicago Council of Lawyers)
 


First graders, come in and get your picture taken with a book you can read all by yourself! Your photo may be displayed in our I Can Read area. Bring a familiar book to read aloud to a librarian and check in at the Kids' World Desk.  Register for the date only, then drop in any time between 6:30 and 7:15 p.m.
 
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Hear the individual story of Riana Lynn, an Evanston native who interned at the White House during the current presidency while completing a dual master’s in Public Health at Northwestern University. Chuck Osgood, former Chicago Tribune photojournalist and co-author of Sidewalks: Portraits of Chicago, will moderate.
 
Date and Time: Sunday, November 4, 2 p.m.
Location: Hendrickson Room
 



Networking remains the #1 method for sourcing and landing that new job. This presentation looks at both the real and psychological barriers that prevent us from being more effective and confident in networking. Includes practice and table work.
 
Date and Time: Tuesday, October 16, 7 p.m.
 
Location: Hendrickson Room North
 



The Village of Arlington Heights invites you to join in its efforts to GO GREEN. Come hear about the latest village and regional programs and learn how you can help make a difference. This program is co-sponsored with the Village of Arlington Heights.
 
Date and Time: Tuesday, October 9. 7 p.m.
 
Location: Hendrickson Room
 


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