Programs & Events

Board Game Night

September 11th,
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Join other gamers and play board games. Enjoy old standards like Monopoly, or learn something new like Ticket To Ride, Smallworld, and Nefarious. Kid specific games for those 5 and older will be available, too.

Medicare 101

September 13th,
2:00pm to 3:30pm
Medicare can be confusing. Medicare certified trainer Joanna Prisiajniouk explains what Medicare covers, what it doesn't, and potential out-of-pocket expenses. Learn about supplements, advantage plans, prescription coverage, and cost saving strategies for the years ahead.

Registration starts August 5th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Online registration for everyone starts August 12th.

Friends Book Sale

September 14th,
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Look for the Friends of the Library in the Book Sale Room on the 2nd and 4th Saturday of every month to support the library and find great deals.

Classic Film Series

September 19th,
1:00pm to 4:30pm
Our Classic Film Series continues.

Film historian Ralph Amelio leads a discussion following the movie.

Individual Resume Help

September 21st,
1:00pm to 1:30pm
Lori Howard, career transformation coach, will help you polish your resume.

Registration for Norridge and Harwood Heights patrons with valid library cards begins August 5. Registration for all begins August 12.

Climate Report Response

September 21st,
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Join us to learn about the official Climate Report. Hear from the Nature Conservancy about ways to mitigate your impact on the environment. Be one of the first 50 people to sign up to receive a parkway tree from the villages of Norridge or Harwood Heights, splitting the 10.00 fee with the Friends of the Library. And while you're here, check out a copy of The Climate Report: the National Cilmate Assessment -- Impacts, Risks, and Adaptation in the United States from U.S. Global Change Research Program.

Individual Resume Help

September 21st,
1:30pm to 2:00pm
Lori Howard, career transformation coach, will help you polish your resume.

Registration for Norridge and Harwood Heights patrons with valid library cards begins August 5. Registration for all begins August 12.

Individual Resume Help

September 21st,
2:00pm to 2:30pm
Lori Howard, career transformation coach, will help you polish your resume.

Registration for Norridge and Harwood Heights patrons with valid library cards begins August 5. Registration for all begins August 12.

Individual Resume Help

September 21st,
2:45pm to 3:15pm
Lori Howard, career transformation coach, will help you polish your resume.

Registration for Norridge and Harwood Heights patrons with valid library cards begins August 5. Registration for all begins August 12.

Individual Resume Help

September 21st,
3:15pm to 3:45pm
Lori Howard, career transformation coach, will help you polish your resume.

Registration for Norridge and Harwood Heights patrons with valid library cards begins August 5. Registration for all begins August 12.

Individual Resume Help

September 21st,
3:45pm to 4:15pm
Lori Howard, career transformation coach, will help you polish your resume.

Registration for Norridge and Harwood Heights patrons with valid library cards begins August 5. Registration for all begins August 12.

Jazz Community Big Band

September 22nd,
2:30pm to 3:30pm
Bring the whole family for an afternoon with the Jazz Community big band, a swinging 18-piece band of musicians playing the music of Count Basie, Stan Kenton, Duke Ellington, and many more.

Registration starts August 5th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Online registration for everyone starts August 12th.

Teen Music Club

September 24th,
4:00pm to 6:00pm
Music fans of all levels in grades 7-12 are invited to hang out with friends and geek out about music. During each session, we'll talk about music, write songs, learn some instruments, and make recordings in the Workshop studio. Bring your ideas, instruments, and friends.

Women of WWII: On the Front Lines & the Home Front

September 25th,
7:00pm to 8:00pm
During World War II, American women took on many new roles, both in the military and as civilians. One of the civilian avenues was through the American Red Cross Clubmobile program, a mobile club, featuring doughnuts, coffee, and good old American girl-next-door friendliness, all served up at the front lines in Europe, Southeast Asia, India, and Australia - wherever the troops were to be found. Barb Deane showcases her extensive research in her novel, On The Homefront which will be available for purchase.

Book Writing Critique Group

September 27th,
3:00pm to 4:00pm
Join us the fourth Friday of each month. Bring up to 10 pages of your work in progress for comments and critiques.

Registration begins August 5 for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Registration for all begins August 12.

Friends Book Sale

September 28th,
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Look for the Friends of the Library in the Book Sale Room on the 2nd and 4th Saturday of every month to support the library and find great deals.

Adult Book Discussion

October 7th,
7:00pm to 8:30pm
This month's Adult Book Discussion book will be announced soon.

Copies of the book are available in regular and large type. Loans will also be available in audio and eBook formats. Join us for a lively discussion.

Adult Book Discussion

October 8th,
2:00pm to 3:30pm
This month's Adult Book Discussion book will be announced soon.

Copies of the book are available at the Library Services Desk one month before the discussion. If you are new to the club, please consider attending the Monday evening session.

Teen Music Club

October 8th,
4:00pm to 6:00pm
Music fans of all levels in grades 7-12 are invited to hang out with friends and geek out about music. During each session, we'll talk about music, write songs, learn some instruments, and make recordings in the Workshop studio. Bring your ideas, instruments, and friends.

Classic Film Series

October 10th,
1:00pm to 4:30pm
Our Classic Film Series continues.

Film historian Ralph Amelio leads a discussion following the movie.

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