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The History of American Pie

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Pies are as American as pizza is American: we took a great idea, adapted it to our needs, and ran with it. Our ancestors used what they had available locally and made the most from it. You might be thinking that pies are just for dessert, but for our American ancestors, they were often considered […]

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Lunch & Listen: The Mystery of Locked Rooms

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It’s storytime for big kids!  Bring your lunch and listen to staff read a portion of ‘The Mystery of Locked Rooms‘ by Lindsay Currie then complete activities that compliment the book.  Enjoy a virtual visit with author Lindsay Currie, too!  This activity meets weekly on Wednesdays beginning June 5 and is appropriate for students in […]

Recurring Event Movie Matinees Summer 2024

Movie Matinee: Ordinary Angels (PG)

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Join us every Thursday morning June 6 - August 1 at 10:00am for a movie screening in the Burbank Meeting Room. Movie genres and ratings will alternate each week - parents please take note. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Light snacks and drinks with a secure lid are welcome. Today's movie: Ordinary Angels […]

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Wedded Bliss Through the Ages

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Once upon a time, many ancient marriages were by capture, not consent. From Queen Victoria to the brides of Black Point Estate in Lake Geneva, this program looks at the traditions, superstitions, and customs influencing celebrity and society weddings, historical lakeshore extravaganzas, and local ceremonies. Presented by returning guest speaker Chris Brookes of Black Point […]

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Bead Buddy Keychain

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Use scraps of felt and a wooden bead to make a cute keychain.  All ages welcome.  Young children will require adult assistance.  Registration is required.  Call 815-943-4671 for more information.

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Bead Buddy Keychain

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Use scraps of felt and a wooden bead to make a cute keychain.  All ages welcome.  Young children will require adult assistance.  Registration is required.  Call 815-943-4671 for more information.

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Lunch & Listen: The Mystery of Locked Rooms

Large Meeting Room

It’s storytime for big kids!  Bring your lunch and listen to staff read a portion of ‘The Mystery of Locked Rooms‘ by Lindsay Currie then complete activities that compliment the book.  Enjoy a virtual visit with author Lindsay Currie, too!  This activity meets weekly on Wednesdays beginning June 5 and is appropriate for students in […]

Recurring Event Movie Matinees Summer 2024

Movie Matinee: Migration (PG)

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Join us every Thursday morning June 6 - August 1 at 10:00am for a movie screening in the Burbank Meeting Room. Movie genres and ratings will alternate each week - parents please take note. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Light snacks and drinks with a secure lid are welcome. Today's movie: Migration (2023), […]

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Car Maintenance 101

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Whether you are an experienced driver needing a refresher, or a new driver, join us with Nisi Rockcastle, auto mechanic at DeCraene’s Service Center in Harvard, to learn the basics of car maintenance. You’ll learn all about: getting familiar with your owner's manual, and with what's under the hood, how to check & fill fluids, […]

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Melted Crayon Jewelry

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What to do with leftover crayon pieces?  Make jewelry! Join us to repurpose leftover crayons into a wearable work of art.  All ages welcome.  Younger children will require adult assistance.  Register by clicking the RSVP button below.  Call 815-943-4671 for more information.

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