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Books in the Woods (R) (Hybrid)

7:00pm - 8:00pm
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Library Branch: Lincolnwood Library
Room: Meeting Room C
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussions
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This month we will be reading The Mountains Sing by Nguyễn Phan Quế Mai.  With the story of the Trần family, this novel brings to life the human costs of the Vietnam War from the point of view of the Vietnamese people themselves. Regi...
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An Intro to Acrylic Painting (C)

6:00pm - 8:30pm
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Library Branch: Lincolnwood Library
Room: Meeting Room A/B
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies & DIY
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Discover acrylic painting and create a monochromatic, mountain landscape. Acrylics are a fast drying, water based paint, that allows for an easy exploration into various painting techniques. You will be guided through the basics techniques of mixing ...
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Knitting Social Circle

11:00am - 12:30pm
Library Branch: Lincolnwood Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies & DIY
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Share tips and show off your work with needle-art enthusiasts.   ...
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Library Branch: Lincolnwood Library
Room: Meeting Room A/B
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Learning
Registration Required
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Learn from attorney Jacob K. Ehrensaft about wills, trusts, powers of attorney probate, and guardianship. Take the first step to create or update a plan that is appropriate for you.         ...
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Library Branch: Lincolnwood Library
Room: Library Plaza
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussions, Special Events, Fun & Games
Registration Required
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Sample different wines perfectly paired with books from our collection. Get a taste of wine and a taste of books! Sip and stroll throughout the library as you enjoy the relaxing atmosphere at this special after-hours event, complete with light appeti...
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Knitting Social Circle

11:00am - 12:30pm
Library Branch: Lincolnwood Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies & DIY
Program Details:
Share tips and show off your work with needle-art enthusiasts.   ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
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Library Branch: Lincolnwood Library
Room: Meeting Room A/B
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Learning
Registration Required
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The Cook County Department of Environment and Sustainability Community Outreach Coordinator Kate Carney will discuss how to properly recycle household hazardous waste materials and make green cleaning alternatives that are safer for both humans and t...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Knitting Social Circle

11:00am - 12:30pm
Library Branch: Lincolnwood Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies & DIY
Program Details:
Share tips and show off your work with needle-art enthusiasts.   ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Lincolnwood Writes (R) (Hybrid)

7:00pm - 9:00pm
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Library Branch: Lincolnwood Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies & DIY, Adult Learning
Registration Required
Program Details:
Whether you’re writing for fun or to be published someday, foster your creativity with like-minded authors in this monthly group. Bring in original work to be read aloud and get constructive feedback from your peers. Ages high school and up. Regis...
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Library Branch: Lincolnwood Library
Room: Meeting Room A/B
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies & DIY, Movies, Music & Entertainment
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Calling all crafters! Gather together over snacks, movies, and dedicated time for creating what you love. We’ll decide as a group what to watch while enjoying each other’s company and working on our own projects. As long as you can get your supplies ...
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Library Branch: Lincolnwood Library
Room: Meeting Room A/B
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Adult Learning
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*Registration for this program will end a week before to ensure participants have enough time to complete the online portion!* Get hands-on training and certification for adult and pediatric CPR and first aid. This course combines an online traini...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Knitting Social Circle

11:00am - 12:30pm
Library Branch: Lincolnwood Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies & DIY
Program Details:
Share tips and show off your work with needle-art enthusiasts.   ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Drop-in Tech Help

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Lincolnwood Library
Room: Meeting Room A/B
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology, Adult Learning
Program Details:
Stop in to the library and we will help you answer your technology-based questions and address your concerns about laptops, tablets, and smartphones. We cannot help with device repair. Sessions are limited to 15 minutes. Bring your questions and your...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
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Library Branch: Lincolnwood Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussions
Registration Required
Program Details:
This month we will be reading Violeta by Isabel Allende.  The epic story of Violeta Del Valle, a woman whose life spans one hundred years and bears witness to the greatest upheavals of the twentieth century. Registration required to r...
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Avoiding Identity Theft (R)

6:30pm - 7:30pm
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Library Branch: Lincolnwood Library
Room: Meeting Room A/B
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Community Engagement, Adult Learning
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Everyday actions can leave anyone open to identity theft. The Illinois Attorney General’s Office will present tips to prevent identity theft and ways to restore your financial profile if it happens to you.    Attorney General Kwame Raoul’s ou...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
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Library Branch: Lincolnwood Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Learning
Registration Required
Program Details:
In this demonstration, food preservation expert Emily Paster will teach the basics of water-bath canning, a safe and easy method of home food preservation. Information on equipment needs and food safety concerns will be included.    &...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Knitting Social Circle

11:00am - 12:30pm
Library Branch: Lincolnwood Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies & DIY
Program Details:
Share tips and show off your work with needle-art enthusiasts.   ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

A.I. Photoshop (R)

7:00pm - 8:00pm
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Library Branch: Lincolnwood Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology, Adult Learning
Registration Required
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Become a photoshop wiz using Adobe Photoshop’s generative A.I. features! Learn to manipulate ordinary photos by adding fantastic elements, removing unwanted individuals, or even expanding beyond the captured view. After watching a live demonstration ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
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Library Branch: Lincolnwood Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Adult Learning
Registration Required
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Stacy Bromann, of The Dala Group, will provide details on the various filing strategies available to single individuals, married couples, divorced individuals, and widows. These strategies can often provide monthly lifetime Social Security benefits h...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Books in the Woods (R) (Hybrid)

7:00pm - 8:00pm
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Library Branch: Lincolnwood Library
Room: Meeting Room C
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussions
Registration Required
Program Details:
This month we will be reading The Puzzler by A.J Jacobs. A writer goes on a journey to understand the enduring power of puzzles: why we love them, what they do to our brains, and how they can improve our world. Registration required to receive ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Virtual Event
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Adult Learning
Program Details:
Join Jen Paleracio from Lean Bellas Kitchen from your own kitchen to follow along for this online class designed to help you learn the art of meal preparation, which helps you save time and money while still eating healthy delicious meals throughout ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Knitting Social Circle

11:00am - 12:30pm
Library Branch: Lincolnwood Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies & DIY
Program Details:
Share tips and show off your work with needle-art enthusiasts.   ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Basic Metal Stamped Jewelry (C)

2:00pm - 4:00pm
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Library Branch: Lincolnwood Library
Room: Meeting Room A
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Crafts, Hobbies & DIY
Registration Required
Program Details:
This hands-on workshop will teach students the basics of metal stamping to create customized pendants and earrings. Students will learn to use hammers, stamp kits, metal, and wire to create one-of-a-kind jewelry pieces. Presented in partnership with ...