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Starting Your Business in Illinois

6:30pm - 8:00pm
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Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business
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Seats Remaining: Unlimited
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[Online] Whether you’re starting a new business, positioning your company for growth or seeking to expand globally, the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) can help. Attend this workshop to learn what you need to know to do business in Illinois...

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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.
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: General Interest
Event Details:
[Online] Join us for an evening with award-winning humorist Jenny Lawson as she discusses her most recent bestseller, "Broken (in the best possible way)" and her brilliantly funny body of work. Jenny is an American journalist, author and blogger k...

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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.
Library Branch: Vernon Area Public Library
Age Group: Ages 0-6
Program Type: Art / Craft, Storytime / Early Learning
Event Details:
[Drive-Through Window] Ages 0-2. Beginning today through April 30, Little Pages & Play Box subscribers may visit the drive-through window to receive their January activity box and books.  Your April box includes supplies for an I-Spy shak...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Vernon Area Public Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Art / Craft
Event Details:
[Pickup]   All ages.  Ask for the "April Showers Mobile Kit" when you visit the Youth Desk in the library or the drive up window during regular business hours.  While supplies last. Your kit will contain supplies to make a m...

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No signup required

No signup required. 

This event is in the "Grades K-5" group.
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Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Grades K-5
Program Type: Art / Craft
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:
[Online] Fool your friends and family with some trick recipes as you cook along with Chef Kristyn.  The surprise desserts are sure to be a treat!   ...

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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.

Games for Grownups

12:30pm - 4:00pm
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Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: General Interest
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
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[Online] If you're a fan of tabletop games, here's an opportunity to play together, apart. Discord is an online platform featuring hundreds of games. Once you're on the library's Discord server, you'll be able to choose what to play, arrange a group,...

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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 "Ages 0-6" group.

Together 2s & 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: 50

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.

Learn the Basics of Google Calendar

1:00pm - 1:30pm
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Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
[Online] Discover how Google Calendar can keep you on time and organized. In this introductory workshop, add events and reminders to your calendar, and share them with others. This workshop is designed for learners who are new to digital tools. &nbs...

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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: 40

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 "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: ESL
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
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.

The Great British Baking Tour

1:00pm - 2:00pm
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Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: General Interest
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
[Online] Take a culinary tour of the UK inspired by “The Great British Baking Show” television series, aired on PBS. Learn about making a proper cup of tea, regional specialties, their origins, and the particular parts of the UK they hail from with U...

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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.

Goodnight Tales for Tots

6:00pm - 6:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Ages 0-6
Program Type: Storytime / Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 40

Goodnight Tales for Tots

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

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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: 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 "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
[Online] This presentation explores what families need to have in place to cover themselves for unexpected storms, including a discussion on the importance of powers of attorney and related documents. Closed-captioning is available for this progra...

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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.

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.
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Ages 0-6, Grades K-5
Program Type: Storytime / Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50

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.

Nazi Propaganda: Fueling Hate and Genocide

7:00pm - 8:00pm
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Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: General Interest
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
[Online] Propaganda was one of the most important and effective tools used by Nazis to shape the beliefs and attitudes of the German public. Explore techniques the Nazis used to build support and acceptance of their vision for Germany’s future with a...

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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.

Preschool Storytime

10:00am - 10:30am
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Ages 0-6
Program Type: Storytime / Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50

Preschool Storytime

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

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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.

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 (Online)

1:00pm - 3:00pm
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Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Civics, Discussion
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Details:
[Online] Join professor Gary Midkiff in an online discussion of chapter 3 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 "Ages 0-6" group.

Together 2s & 3s Storytime

10:00am - 10:30am
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Ages 0-6
Program Type: Storytime / Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50

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 "Teens" group.
Library Branch: Vernon Area Public Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Art / Craft
Event Details:
[In-person] Channel your inner Jackson Pollock and create your own abstract work of art using the Drip Painting technique. All materials provided.  No experience necessary. This in-person program features limited seating.  Masks are r...

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Live presentation only

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

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

Little Wigglers

9:00am - 9:30am
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Ages 0-6
Program Type: Storytime / Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 40

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 "Ages 0-6" group.

Goodnight Tales for Tots

6:00pm - 6:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Age Group: Ages 0-6
Program Type: Storytime / Early Learning
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 40

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.