Read to the Dogs

Thursday, September 17, 2015 -
6:30pm to 7:30pm
Come share a story with a doggy listener. Reading to these dogs can improve children's reading and communications skills while also being fun! Schedule a 15-minute time slot by calling the Junior Room desk starting at 9:00 a.m. on September 3. No online registration. 

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Facebook 101

Thursday, September 17, 2015 -
6:30pm to 8:03pm
Learn how to create a Facebook account, upload a picture, post a comment, find friends, and send a message. Participants must know their email address and their email password. Classes are open to Downers Grove Public Library cardholders only.

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Drop In Genealogy Help

Friday, September 18, 2015 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Stop in the training room with your genealogy questions and get help from one of the DG librarians. No registration required.

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Adventures in Travel

Friday, September 18, 2015 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
FOl member and popular presenter Paul Clement will highlight his many travels through Caribbean islands such as Aruba, Jamaica, St. Thomas, Martinique, and Iles des Saintes. 

The presentation will begin at 7:30 p.m. with refreshments at 7:00 p.m. Registration is not required.

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kvabalaitis@dglibrary.org
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Saturday Morning Storytime

Saturday, September 19, 2015 -
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. 

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jrdesk@dglibrary.org
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Monsters University Family Movie

Saturday, September 19, 2015 -
2:00pm to 3:30pm

September means back to school! Join us in our Program Room to watch Monsters University on our giant screen! Bring a blanket and a pillow to enjoy the show! Popcorn provided.  Rated G. 

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Concert: Kraig Kenning Contemporary Folk

Sunday, September 20, 2015 -
2:00pm to 3:30pm
A mix of contemporary folk, blues, roots rock, American Fingerstyle, and Americana by Kraig Kenning. Kraig took first place honors as Best Unsigned Artist at National Guitar's 1st Annual Slide Competition. He has opened for Mick Taylor of the Rolling Stones, and slide guitar master Sonny Landreth; and he has shared lineups with club and folk series favorites such as John Gorka and Patti Larkin. Refreshments provided.

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mdoornbos@dglibrary.org
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Open Storytime

Monday, September 21, 2015 -
9:30am to 10:00am
This storytime is designed for toddlers and preschoolers, although children of all ages may attend, and features simple picture books, songs and participation activities. Parent participation is an essential element of this storytime, and attending children must be supervised by an adult. Registration is not required. Storytimes attended by eight or fewer people may be canceled by the storyteller. 

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