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Together 2s and 3s Storytime

10:00am - 10:30am
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Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Ages 0-6
Program Type: Storytime / Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 43

Together 2s & 3s

Ages 2-3 with an adult. Share stories and learn sign language with Miss Sarah. Activities center around a letter of the day.

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Live presentation only

This program is a live presentation only and will not be viewable after the event.

Zoom meeting

This event takes place on Zoom. Meeting format allows the group to interact with one another. Cameras are optional. After registration, you will receive an email with a link to join the event.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: General Interest
Event Details:
[Online] The 1st Infantry Division of the United States Army was the first unit to deploy and engage in battle during WWI, WWII, and Vietnam. Hear firsthand from Tom Brown, a Vietnam veteran from the 1st Infantry Division and a recipient of the Purpl...

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Zoom webinar

This webinar takes place on Zoom. After registration, you will receive an email with a link to join the event using your computer, smartphone or tablet. Or you may choose to listen in (without video) from your telephone.

This event is in the "Ages 0-6" group.

Little Wigglers

9:00am - 9:30am
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Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Ages 0-6
Program Type: Storytime / Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 39

Little Wigglers Storytime

Ages 0-24 months. Add 30 minutes of joy to your week. Giggle, sing, and play along with your little one, other families, and Miss Julia.

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Live presentation only

This program is a live presentation only and will not be viewable after the event.

Zoom meeting

This event takes place on Zoom. Meeting format allows the group to interact with one another. Cameras are optional. After registration, you will receive an email with a link to join the event.

This event is in the "Ages 0-6" group.

Goodnight Tales for Tots

6:00pm - 6:30pm
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Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Ages 0-6
Program Type: Storytime / Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 36

Goodnight Tales for Tots

0–3 years. Miss Nessa helps us wind down our day with calming books and songs.

Disclaimer(s)

Live presentation only

This program is a live presentation only and will not be viewable after the event.

Zoom meeting

This event takes place on Zoom. Meeting format allows the group to interact with one another. Cameras are optional. After registration, you will receive an email with a link to join the event.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Civics
Event Details:
  REGISTRATION IS CLOSED - CLASS IS FULL.   For information on upcoming classes at other locations, contact HIAS representative Elana Boiskin at the contact information below.   [Online] If you'd like to become a na...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: General Interest
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
[Online] Get ready to impress on Valentine's Day! Expert pastry chef Jessica Ellington demonstrates how to turn a classic pastry dough (pāte ą choux) into elegant, delicious treats using just a few simple ingredients and your imagination. Learn to cr...

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Zoom webinar

This webinar takes place on Zoom. After registration, you will receive an email with a link to join the event using your computer, smartphone or tablet. Or you may choose to listen in (without video) from your telephone.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Google Sheets: Pivot Tables

7:00pm - 8:30pm
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Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Details:
Learn how to create, sort, and update a Pivot Table in Google Sheets. This class is a follow-up to Google Sheets Part 1. Prerequisite: Google account, basic Google Sheets skills or completion of Part 1 ...

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Technology Training Resources

The library subscribes to services that offer courses in software, creative, and business skills. Click here to learn more.

Zoom meeting

This event takes place on Zoom. Meeting format allows the group to interact with one another. Cameras are optional. After registration, you will receive an email with a link to join the event.

This event is in the "Ages 0-6" group.

Streaming Storytime

9:30am - 10:00am
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Ages 0-6
Program Type: Storytime / Early Learning

Streaming Storytime

0-6 years. Silly fun and serious learning go hand-in-hand in this all-ages storytime led by Miss Kelsey. No signup required. Say hello in the chat so we can greet your child by name.

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No signup required

No signup required. 

This event is in the "Ages 0-6" group.
This event is in the "Grades K-5" group.

Evening Stories with Miss Emily

7:00pm - 7:30pm
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Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Ages 0-6, Grades K-5
Program Type: Storytime / Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 43

Evening Stories with Miss Emily

Age 3 - grade 2. Put on pajamas and enjoy a bedtime story with Miss Emily.

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Live presentation only

This program is a live presentation only and will not be viewable after the event.

Zoom meeting

This event takes place on Zoom. Meeting format allows the group to interact with one another. Cameras are optional. After registration, you will receive an email with a link to join the event.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Own Voices Book Discussion

7:00pm - 8:00pm
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Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Discussion
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Event Details:
The Yellow Bird Sings by Jennifer Rosner. As Nazi soldiers round up the Jews in their town, Róza and her 5-year-old daughter, Shira, flee, seeking shelter in a neighbor’s barn. Hidden in the hayloft day and night, Shira struggles to stay still a...

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Zoom meeting

This event takes place on Zoom. Meeting format allows the group to interact with one another. Cameras are optional. After registration, you will receive an email with a link to join the event.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business
Event Details:
[Online] Get free expert advice to launch your business or to help your small business grow: Meet with experienced volunteer mentors every month, on the second Thursday. Register here   ...
This event is in the "Ages 0-6" group.

Preschool Storytime

10:00am - 10:30am
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Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Ages 0-6
Program Type: Storytime / Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 42

Preschool Storytime

Ages 3-5. Get ready for school with Miss Emily by practicing the language, listening, and pre-reading skills needed for kindergarten.

Disclaimer(s)

Live presentation only

This program is a live presentation only and will not be viewable after the event.

Zoom meeting

This event takes place on Zoom. Meeting format allows the group to interact with one another. Cameras are optional. After registration, you will receive an email with a link to join the event.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Book Discussion with Judy Levin

10:00am - 11:30am
Registration is Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Discussion
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
This Is How It Always Is by Laurie Frankel. Taking inspiration from her own life, Laurie Frankel’s third novel, This Is How It Always Is, tells the story of a child’s personal metamorphosis and the loving family who eventually helps her thrive. ...

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Live presentation only

This program is a live presentation only and will not be viewable after the event.

Zoom meeting

This event takes place on Zoom. Meeting format allows the group to interact with one another. Cameras are optional. After registration, you will receive an email with a link to join the event.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Writers' Support Group

6:30pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Discussion, General Interest
Event Details:
Share work, meet fellow writers, get constructive feedback, and discuss the publishing business in this informal group. All writers welcome. RSVP on the Meetup page and to find more information.  ...

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Zoom meeting

This event takes place on Zoom. Meeting format allows the group to interact with one another. Cameras are optional. After registration, you will receive an email with a link to join the event.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Intro to 3D Printing

7:00pm - 8:00pm
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Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:
[Online] Learn to create a small object using a ready-to-print file or custom Tinkercad file and the 3D printers at the library. Prerequisites: basic computer skills, Vernon Area Public Library card. REGISTER online here or by telephone at 224-543-14...

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Technology Training Resources

The library subscribes to services that offer courses in software, creative, and business skills. Click here to learn more.

Zoom meeting

This event takes place on Zoom. Meeting format allows the group to interact with one another. Cameras are optional. After registration, you will receive an email with a link to join the event.

This event is in the "Ages 0-6" group.

Streaming Science Storytime

10:00am - 10:30am
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Ages 0-6
Program Type: Storytime / Early Learning

Streaming Science Storytime

0-6 years. Miss Lisa Marie introduces simple science concepts through books and live experiments. No signup required. Say hello in the chat so we can greet your child by name.

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No signup required

No signup required. 

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Great Decisions Discussion Group

1:00pm - 3:00pm
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Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Civics
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:
[Online] Join professor Gary Midkiff in an online discussion of chapter 1 of the Foreign Policy Association's Great Decisions briefing book. Registered individuals will receive instructions picking up the book at the library. This is a live presen...

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Zoom meeting

This event takes place on Zoom. Meeting format allows the group to interact with one another. Cameras are optional. After registration, you will receive an email with a link to join the event.

This event is in the "Grades K-5" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Grades K-5
Program Type: Art / Craft
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 26
Event Details:
[Online] Celebrate Valentine's Day with shareable treats for your friends and family.  Cook along with Chef Kristyn and create delicious concoctions for your special Valentine. This program is open to grades K-5 with an adult.  The recip...

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Live presentation only

This program is a live presentation only and will not be viewable after the event.

Zoom meeting

This event takes place on Zoom. Meeting format allows the group to interact with one another. Cameras are optional. After registration, you will receive an email with a link to join the event.

This event is in the "Ages 0-6" group.

Together 2s and 3s Storytime

10:00am - 10:30am
Register Now
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Ages 0-6
Program Type: Storytime / Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 43

Together 2s & 3s

Ages 2-3 with an adult. Share stories and learn sign language with Miss Sarah. Activities center around a letter of the day.

Disclaimer(s)

Live presentation only

This program is a live presentation only and will not be viewable after the event.

Zoom meeting

This event takes place on Zoom. Meeting format allows the group to interact with one another. Cameras are optional. After registration, you will receive an email with a link to join the event.

This event is in the "Ages 0-6" group.

Little Wigglers

9:00am - 9:30am
Register Now
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Ages 0-6
Program Type: Storytime / Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 39

Little Wigglers Storytime

Ages 0-24 months. Add 30 minutes of joy to your week. Giggle, sing, and play along with your little one, other families, and Miss Julia.

Disclaimer(s)

Live presentation only

This program is a live presentation only and will not be viewable after the event.

Zoom meeting

This event takes place on Zoom. Meeting format allows the group to interact with one another. Cameras are optional. After registration, you will receive an email with a link to join the event.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

English Language Learners Conversation Group

11:00am - 12:00pm
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Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: ESL
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Practice your English conversation skills with other non-native English speakers. This program is free and open to all adults. No library card is required. Register below. Email address required; you will receive an invitation with instructions on...

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Zoom meeting

This event takes place on Zoom. Meeting format allows the group to interact with one another. Cameras are optional. After registration, you will receive an email with a link to join the event.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Discussion
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Event Details:
This Is How It Always Is by Laurie Frankel. Taking inspiration from her own life, Laurie Frankel’s third novel, This Is How It Always Is, tells the story of a child’s personal metamorphosis and the loving family who eventually helps her thrive. ...
This event is in the "Ages 0-6" group.

Goodnight Tales for Tots

6:00pm - 6:30pm
Register Now
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Ages 0-6
Program Type: Storytime / Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 36

Goodnight Tales for Tots

0–3 years. Miss Nessa helps us wind down our day with calming books and songs.

Disclaimer(s)

Live presentation only

This program is a live presentation only and will not be viewable after the event.

Zoom meeting

This event takes place on Zoom. Meeting format allows the group to interact with one another. Cameras are optional. After registration, you will receive an email with a link to join the event.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Civics
Event Details:
  REGISTRATION IS CLOSED - CLASS IS FULL.   For information on upcoming classes at other locations, contact HIAS representative Elana Boiskin at the contact information below.   [Online] If you'd like to become a na...