Meet Joanne Zienty

Thursday, January 15, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Meet the author of The Things We Save and 2014 winner of the Soon To Be Famous Illinois Author Project. She'll discuss the significance of libraries in her personal journey, her love of reading, and do a reading from her novel.

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Staff In Service Day

Friday, January 16, 2015 (All day)
Library closed for staff in service training.

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National Readathon Day

Saturday, January 24, 2015 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
To meet your 2015 reading goal, you need to make #TimeToRead. It's National Readathon Day so take the pledge to get started. Stop at a service desk for a giveaway to keep you inspired (and reading) all year long.

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Meet Karen Doornebos at a Book Buzz

Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Jane Austen fans, try Undressing Mr. Darcy and Definitely Not Mr. Darcy, written by this local author. A Random House publishing representative will also be here - chatting up their upcoming releases before they hit the shelves. Bring home your own copy of the not-yet-published titles!

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Nonfiction Book Discussion

Monday, February 2, 2015 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
We'll meet at the library to discuss The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics by Daniel Brown
In this fascinating true story, a rowing team from the University of Washington emerges from obscurity to defeat the world’s elite competitors at the 1936 Berlin Olympics. Against all odds, this group of working-class boys triumph over adversity amidst the struggles and stark realities of the Great Depression.
Books are available at the Ask Us Desk one month before each discussion. Registration is not required.

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