Our Area's Aviation Legacy

Wednesday, March 9, 2016 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm

During our library's first two decades of life, daring area balloonists and early aircraft designers turned manned flight from dream into reality. New aviation developments and enterprises matured and forever changed the transportation history of our area and our nation. Most of it began right in this area, fueled by the genius of men like Art Chester and Rudy Kling in their garages and backyards. Presented by David Kent.

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mdoornbos@dglibrary.org
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Headshots

Thursday, March 10, 2016 -
5:00pm to 8:00pm
Drop in to get your picture taken for use on personal and professional websites like LinkedIn and Facebook. Bring a flash drive, if you have one.

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dgaliniak@dglibrary.org
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LinkedIn Basics

Thursday, March 10, 2016 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm
LinkedIn is a social networking site where you can interact with colleagues. If you're searching for a job, you may want to join LinkedIn. Advanced registration with a Downers Grove Library card is required.

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ajagielski@dglibrary.org
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Fiction Book Discussion

Thursday, March 10, 2016 -
7:30pm to 9:00pm
We'll meet at the library to discuss The Martian by Andy Weir. Books are available at the Ask Us Desk one month before each discussion. Registration is not required.

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askus@dglibrary.org
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Divergent Trivia

Friday, March 11, 2016 -
5:00pm to 7:00pm
Allegiant, the final movie in the Divergent series, is being released March 18th!  In preparation, come test your knowledge and rehash all the facts from the series with Divergent trivia.  Participants will be sorted into factions to compete!

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ACT Practice Test

Saturday, March 12, 2016 -
9:30am to 1:00pm
Registered students will take a full-length, proctored practice test, and receive scored results within two weeks.

Please remember to bring #2 pencils, a calculator, and a snack for the halfway point break.

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lpitrak@dglibrary.org
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Saturday Morning Storytime

Saturday, March 12, 2016 -
9:30am to 10:00am

Join us each Saturday morning for stories, songs, and fingerplays. Parent involvement is an important part of this storytime, and attending children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is not required. Storytimes attended by eight or fewer people may be canceled by the storyteller.

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kidsdesk@dglibrary.org
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Great Decisions

Tuesday, March 15, 2016 -
9:30am to 11:30am
Join the League of Women Voters in discussion on current foreign policy issues.

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kvabalaitis@dglibrary.org
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