Posts tagged with "Adults"
Silent Auction 9 a.m.–2 p.m.
Join your fellow book lovers for an evening of book reviews and suggestions from the "Good Book Fairy" blogger, Lauren Margolin. Our Readers Advisory staff will also give their recommendations, and then it’s your turn to take the floor. Have a favorite recent book? Share a review, or just come to enjoy the suggestions from others. Either way, you'll walk away with a list of titles to consider next time you're looking for a great read. Light refreshments provided.
Date and time: Friday, January 20, 7–8:30 p.m.
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Close to 100 residents gathered at the library on Wednesday night, April 29, for the second annual State of the Village. Leaders from eight governmental entities, including Arlington Heights Mayor Tom Hayes, pictured, participated in the community conversation. Each took to the stage and presented current projects and significant developments that impact the village, area schools and park district.
What better way to learn about writing, theater and the creative process than to meet a bestselling author. That's what happened for close to 200 District 214 students who had the opportunity to meet Gregory Maguire, creator of Wicked:The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West, on Wednesday, March 9 during the author's library-sponsored visit to Arlington Heights.
Alfonso Ponticelli and Swing Gitan perform a concert in celebration of Django Reinhardt's 107th birthday. Enjoy a vibrant and passionate blend of American and gypsy jazz, flamenco and world music. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
Date and time: Sunday, January 22, 2–3 p.m.
When John Mazurek, a member of local knitting club that meets weekly at the library, moved away last December, his leaving inspired the group to become crafty in more ways than one.
One week later, the group was back to their usual library meeting place, Conference Room H. Yarn, knitting needles and as hoped for, John in attendance via Skype.
• Designed for groups of 4–12 people
• Must be scheduled by an Arlington Heights cardholder, other participants need not be
• Please schedule at least 2 weeks in advance
• Classes available on 60+ tech topics