Genealogy Club: Introduction to German Genealogy

Thursday, October 20, 2016 -
2:00pm to 3:30pm
Learn about sources particular to Germans in North America and the principal European sources such as church records and gazetteers. Some general how-to books on German genealogy are described. Learn to locate the European place of origin of German immigrants using examples from the speaker's own research.

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kriddle@dglibrary.org
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Lego Build: Haunted Houses

Thursday, October 20, 2016 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
What can your family make with our Legos, the theme of the month, and your imagination? We'll display your creations in the Kids Room. Children of all ages are welcome and must be accompanied by an adult. 

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kidsdesk@dglibrary.org
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Microsoft® Word 2016 Intermediate

Friday, October 21, 2016 -
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Format different headers and footers, create a table of contents using styles, and generate documents using the Mailings Tab. Advance registration with a Downers Grove Library card is required.

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sslamar@dglibrary.org
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Decorate Edible Pumpkins

Friday, October 21, 2016 -
4:00pm to 4:30pm

Pumpkins are delicious, especially when decorated by you! Come and decorate pumpkin shaped rice crispy treats using all kinds of sweets! This program is for those in K thru 2nd grade.  Group Limit: 15

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Saturday Morning Storytime

Saturday, October 22, 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. 

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Kidsdesk@dglibrary.org
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Haunted History of the Midwest

Saturday, October 22, 2016 -
2:00pm to 2:45pm

Sit back and listen, if you dare, to the entertaining and chilling tales of the historical hauntings of the Midwest.  Stories of the S.S. Eastland, Brookfield Zoo, Fort Dearborn Massacre, and John Dillinger (to name just a few) help to guarantee spooky goosebumps, while learning a bit of history at the same time! 

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