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Time Matters: A Woman's Retirement Outlook

2019-01-29 18:30:00 2019-01-29 20:00:00 America/Chicago Time Matters: A Woman's Retirement Outlook Discover retirement income strategies and social security perspectives. Learn how to prepare for the unexpected in the market, the rising costs of health care and long-term care. Men are welcome too. Ela Area Public Library

Tuesday, January 29
6:30pm - 8:00pm

Add to Calendar 2019-01-29 18:30:00 2019-01-29 20:00:00 America/Chicago Time Matters: A Woman's Retirement Outlook Discover retirement income strategies and social security perspectives. Learn how to prepare for the unexpected in the market, the rising costs of health care and long-term care. Men are welcome too. Ela Area Public Library

Ela Area Public Library

Meeting Room A (R117A)

Discover retirement income strategies and social security perspectives. Learn how to prepare for the unexpected in the market, the rising costs of health care and long-term care. Men are welcome too.

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Ela Area Public Library

Phone: 847-438-3433
Fax: 847-438-9290

Hours
Mon, Jan 14 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Jan 15 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Jan 16 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Jan 17 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Jan 18 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jan 19 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jan 20 12:00PM to 5:00PM

Upcoming events

Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Wed, Jan 16, 9:30am - 10:00am
Stories, songs and wackiness for accompanied children ages 3-5
Registration is now closed

Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Wed, Jan 16, 10:30am - 11:00am
Stories, songs and wackiness for accompanied children ages 3-5
Registration is now closed

Meeting Room A and B (R117)
Wed, Jan 16, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Start the New Year with a list of wonderful new reads!

Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Thu, Jan 17, 9:30am - 10:00am
Songs, stories, rhymes and playtime for accompanied children 0-12 months.
Registration is now closed

Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Thu, Jan 17, 10:30am - 11:10am
Stories, songs and playtime for accompanied children ages 13-23 months.
Registration is now closed

Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Thu, Jan 17, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Mom! Dad! Would you like your kids to have fun and at the same time develop their imagination? Come and introduce them to the marvelous world of tales in Spanish. For accompanied children ages 2-5

Meeting Room B (R117B)
Thu, Jan 17, 6:15pm - 8:45pm
Class held for people interested in learning or improving their english speaking & writing skills. Clases de ingles gratuitas para adultos en la biblioteca.

Adult Computer Lab (R202)
Sat, Jan 19, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Learn to create different types of charts, work with formulas, edit cells, sort and filter data.

Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Sat, Jan 19, 11:00am - 11:45am
Enjoy stories, songs and crafts with Carol every Saturday, This program is for all ages with an adult.

Forge Makerspace Room (R168)
Sun, Jan 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Join the Ela Library League! Philanthropists of all ages are welcome—from toddlers to adults—to work on volunteer projects that help locally and globally. Come to one or all!  

Mon, Jan 21, 9:30am - 10:30am
Meet new friends and enjoy some unstructured playtime.

Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Mon, Jan 21, 10:00am - 11:30am
Using liquid concentrate watercolors and a wax-resistant technique, artist Terri Murphy will guide young artists to create a sparkling winter scene. This program is for children in grades 3-5.
This event is full

Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Mon, Jan 21, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Using liquid concentrate watercolors and a wax-resistant technique, artist Terri Murphy will guide young artists to create a sparkling winter scene. This program is for grades 6-8.

Meeting Room A (R117A)
Mon, Jan 21, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Check the Library's website for specific monthly topics. Newcomers welcome. No registration needed.

Meeting Room A and B (R117)
Mon, Jan 21, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
It is chilly outside, but it is warm and cozy in the kitchen!

Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Tue, Jan 22, 9:30am - 10:00am
Stories, songs, and playtime for accompanied children 24-35 months
Registration is now closed

Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Tue, Jan 22, 10:30am - 11:00am
Stories, songs, and playtime for accompanied children 24-35 months
Registration is now closed

Adult Computer Lab (R202)
Tue, Jan 22, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Formulas and Functions: Create simple to complex formulas including arrays, VLOOKUP, nesting conditional, and financial formulas.
This event is full

Tue, Jan 22, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Join us at Broken Earth Winery, 219 Robert Parker Coffin Rd., Long Grove to discuss Virgil Wander by Leif Enger. Books are available at the Readers Services Desk.

Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Wed, Jan 23, 9:30am - 10:00am
Stories, songs and wackiness for accompanied children ages 3-5
Registration is now closed

Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Wed, Jan 23, 10:30am - 11:00am
Stories, songs and wackiness for accompanied children ages 3-5
Registration is now closed

Meeting Room A and B (R117)
Wed, Jan 23, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Find the best school for your child. Drop by to meet representatives and obtain information from local preschool and daycare facilities.

Adult Computer Lab (R202)
Wed, Jan 23, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Social media sites are essential business tools. Learn which platforms are the most important for your brand and which platforms you can ignore.

Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Thu, Jan 24, 9:30am - 10:00am
Songs, stories, rhymes and playtime for accompanied children 0-12 months.
Registration is now closed

Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Thu, Jan 24, 10:30am - 11:10am
Stories, songs and playtime for accompanied children ages 13-23 months.
Registration is now closed

Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Thu, Jan 24, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Mom! Dad! Would you like your kids to have fun and at the same time develop their imagination? Come and introduce them to the marvelous world of tales in Spanish. For accompanied children ages 2-5

Meeting Room B (R117B)
Thu, Jan 24, 6:15pm - 8:45pm
Class held for people interested in learning or improving their english speaking & writing skills. Clases de ingles gratuitas para adultos en la biblioteca.

Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Fri, Jan 25, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Children and their caregivers will enjoy exploring hands-on arts and crafts. Please dress for a mess. This program is for accompanied children ages 2.5 to 5

Fri, Jan 25, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Join us for an evening of dancing and singing. This program is co-sponsored with Ela Township 55+. Registration is required. Call 847-438-9160. Held at the Ela Community Center. (R)

Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Sat, Jan 26, 11:00am - 11:45am
Enjoy stories, songs and crafts with Carol every Saturday, This program is for all ages with an adult.

Forge Makerspace Room (R168)
Sat, Jan 26, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn how to make a template, heat shape foam and embellish your own piece of costume armor. Ages 13 and up

Meeting Room A and B (R117)
Sat, Jan 26, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Join us for an afternoon of entertainment, food and refreshments.

Forge Makerspace Room (R168)
Sun, Jan 27, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Are you a girl interested in computer science? Learn about programming skills such as loops, functions, and conditionals, and work towards developing a project.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Jan 28, 9:30am - 10:30am
Meet new friends and enjoy some unstructured playtime.

Meeting Room A (R117A)
Mon, Jan 28, 10:00am - 11:30am
Books are available in large print, audio, and regular print formats. Must register to receive a book.

Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Mon, Jan 28, 10:30am - 11:30am
Certified yoga instructor Marti Anne LaHood combines unique kid-friendly yoga poses with songs, stories and games to create an enriching parent/child experience.

Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Mon, Jan 28, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Would you like your kids to learn and practice Spanish? Introduce them to the marvelous world of Spanish by playing games, talking,and reading tales, narrations and short stories. For ages 6-10

Meeting Room B (R117B)
Mon, Jan 28, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Say goodbye to cable TV and discover some cheaper entertainment services, including those offered at your library.
This event is full

Forge Makerspace Room (R168)
Tue, Jan 29, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Explore hands-on STEAM activities in these fun and interactive programs. This month: Fun with LEGO WeDo! For accompanied children in grades K-2
This event is full

Tue, Jan 29, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
A book discussion for people who are a bit less "Y" and a little more "A." We will read and discuss popular and noteworthy Young Adult books. 6-7pm Tuesdays, at Long Grove Coffee Co.

Meeting Room A (R117A)
Tue, Jan 29, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Discover retirement income strategies and social security perspectives. Learn how to prepare for the unexpected in the market, the rising costs of health care and long-term care. Men are welcome too.

Adult Computer Lab (R202)
Tue, Jan 29, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Formulas, Tables, Charts & Pivots: Covers common spreadsheet commands including locking and linking cells and protecting and sharing data.
This event is full

Wed, Jan 30, All day
Need more great books in your life? Never fear! Ela Book Box is here!

Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Wed, Jan 30, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Join other girls for snacks, crafts and fun while we discuss a great book. Titles and copies of each book will be available at the Children's Desk on the first of each month. For grades 4 & 5.
This event is full

Adult Computer Lab (R202)
Wed, Jan 30, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Wix.com is a leading cloud-based development platform with millions of users worldwide. We make it easy for everyone to create a beautiful, professional web presence.

Meeting Room A (R117A)
Wed, Jan 30, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
This program will introduce the three key areas of opportunity to reduce the overall cost of a college education. The presentation will focus on various strategies. Presented by College Aid Planners

Thu, Jan 31, All day
This is the last day of winter reading club! If you have completed the program, please be sure to pick up your prize by today.

Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Thu, Jan 31, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Mom! Dad! Would you like your kids to have fun and at the same time develop their imagination? Come and introduce them to the marvelous world of tales in Spanish. For accompanied children ages 2-5

Digital Media Lab B
Thu, Jan 31, 2:30pm - 3:15pm
Come see a demonstration of how you can convert your old VHS tapes to DVDs. Not a hands-on class.

Meeting Room A (R117A)
Thu, Jan 31, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
The bullet journal is the only planner you will ever need. Discover how and why it works, and how it can help you in your daily life."
This event is full

Meeting Room B (R117B)
Thu, Jan 31, 6:15pm - 8:45pm
Class held for people interested in learning or improving their english speaking & writing skills. Clases de ingles gratuitas para adultos en la biblioteca.

Digital Media Lab B
Thu, Jan 31, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Come see a demonstration of how you can convert your old VHS tapes to DVDs. Not a hands-on class.
This event is full

Sat, Feb 02, 9:00am - 9:45am
This services is provided by volunteers for seniors and qualified individuals. Saturdays only, February through April.

Sat, Feb 02, 10:00am - 10:45am
This services is provided by volunteers for seniors and qualified individuals. Saturdays only, February through April.

Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Sat, Feb 02, 11:00am - 11:45am
Enjoy stories, songs and crafts with Carol every Saturday, This program is for all ages with an adult.

Sat, Feb 02, 11:00am - 11:45am
This services is provided by volunteers for seniors and qualified individuals. Saturdays only, February through April.

Sat, Feb 02, 12:00pm - 12:45pm
This services is provided by volunteers for seniors and qualified individuals. Saturdays only, February through April.

Mon, Feb 04, 9:30am - 10:30am
Meet new friends and enjoy some unstructured playtime.

Meeting Room A and B (R117)
Mon, Feb 04, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Make a personalized collage and acrylic heart using snippets of ephemera that are dear to you.

Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Tue, Feb 05, 9:30am - 10:00am
Stories, songs, and playtime for accompanied children 24-35 months
Registration opens Friday, February 1 2019 at 9:00am

Adult Computer Lab (R202)
Tue, Feb 05, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Learn the basic skills to produce stylish documents such as fliers, signs, greeting cards, etc.

Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Tue, Feb 05, 10:30am - 11:00am
Stories, songs, and playtime for accompanied children 24-35 months
Registration opens Friday, February 1 2019 at 9:00am

Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Tue, Feb 05, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Children and their caregivers will learn new tricks and techniques to create masterful DIY crafts! Dress for a mess! For accompanied children in grades K-2. 
Registration opens Friday, February 1 2019 at 9:00am

Adult Computer Lab (R202)
Tue, Feb 05, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Data valuation, lists, data analysis and visualizations, and macros.

2nd Floor Conference Room (R203)
Tue, Feb 05, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
This monthly drop-in event provides information and support to those in a caregiving role. For further information please contact the Alzheimer's Association at: 847 272-3900

Children's Program Room A (R187)
Wed, Feb 06, 9:30am - 10:00am
Stories, songs and wackiness for accompanied children ages 3-5
Registration opens Friday, February 1 2019 at 9:00am

Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Wed, Feb 06, 10:30am - 11:00am
Stories, songs and wackiness for accompanied children ages 3-5.
Registration opens Friday, February 1 2019 at 9:00am

Meeting Room A and B (R117)
Wed, Feb 06, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
In this program, Matt shares the wonder of numbers even as he shares relevant ways to approach them so we can get a firmer handle on them in our everyday lives.

Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Thu, Feb 07, 9:30am - 10:00am
Songs, stories, rhymes and playtime for accompanied children 0-12 months.
Registration opens Friday, February 1 2019 at 9:00am

Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Thu, Feb 07, 10:30am - 11:10am
Stories, songs and playtime for accompanied children ages 13-23 months.
Registration opens Friday, February 1 2019 at 9:00am

Meeting Room A (R117A)
Thu, Feb 07, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Al Capone's hold on Chicago threatened to thwart the city's efforts to host the 1933 World's Fair. How did the city fight organized crime in order to proceed with the successful 1933-34 World's Fair?

Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Thu, Feb 07, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Mom! Dad! Would you like your kids to have fun and at the same time develop their imagination? Come and introduce them to the marvelous world of tales in Spanish. For accompanied children ages 2-5

Digital Media Lab B
Thu, Feb 07, 2:30pm - 3:15pm
Come see a demonstration of how you can scan your old slides or 35mm negatives to digital images. Not a hands-on class.
This event is full

Meeting Room A (R117A)
Thu, Feb 07, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Have fun and socialize as you create your own project or make items for local charitable organizations. (NR)

Meeting Room B (R117B)
Thu, Feb 07, 6:15pm - 8:45pm
Class held for people interested in learning or improving their english speaking & writing skills. Clases de ingles gratuitas para adultos en la biblioteca.

Digital Media Lab B
Thu, Feb 07, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Come see a demonstration of how you can scan your old slides or 35mm negatives to digital images. Not a hands-on class.
This event is full

Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Fri, Feb 08, 10:00am - 10:45am
Come to the library for hands-on activities on the themes of science, technology, engineering, art & math. This program is for accompanied children ages 3-5.
Registration opens Friday, February 1 2019 at 9:00am

Meeting Room A and B (R117)
Fri, Feb 08, 4:00pm - 5:45pm
Come to the library to watch and discuss anime, talk about manga, and generally have fandom fun. There will be snacks!

Meeting Room A and B (R117)
Sat, Feb 09, 9:00am - 9:45am
This services is provided by volunteers for seniors and qualified individuals. Saturdays only, February through April.

Sat, Feb 09, 10:00am - 10:45am
This services is provided by volunteers for seniors and qualified individuals. Saturdays only, February through April.

Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Sat, Feb 09, 11:00am - 11:45am
Enjoy stories, songs and crafts with Carol every Saturday, This program is for all ages with an adult.

Sat, Feb 09, 11:00am - 11:45am
This services is provided by volunteers for seniors and qualified individuals. Saturdays only, February through April.

Sat, Feb 09, 12:00pm - 12:45pm
This services is provided by volunteers for seniors and qualified individuals. Saturdays only, February through April.

Forge Makerspace Room (R168)
Sat, Feb 09, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Ever needed a specific part for something, and not know how to even begin to make it? This class will go through the method of designing custom objects. Ages 13 and up

Forge Makerspace Room (R168)
Sun, Feb 10, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Are you a girl interested in computer science? Learn about programming skills such as loops, functions, and conditionals, and work towards developing a project.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Feb 11, 9:30am - 10:30am
Meet new friends and enjoy some unstructured playtime.

2nd Floor Conference Room (R203)
Mon, Feb 11, 9:30am - 11:00am
Share a sample of your latest work-in-progress or just come and listen. Group leader is local author/teacher Pernetta Deemer. Meet upstairs by the Reference Desk Area. (NR)

Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Mon, Feb 11, 10:30am - 11:30am
Certified yoga instructor Marti Anne LaHood guides you and your infant through a fun and stress-free hour of massage techniques, stretches, songs and games.

Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Mon, Feb 11, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Would you like your kids to learn and practice Spanish? Introduce them to the marvelous world of Spanish by playing games, talking,and reading tales, narrations and short stories. For ages 6-10

Adult Computer Lab (R202)
Mon, Feb 11, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Google Drive is Google's free suite of productivity applications. Store files securely and open or edit them from any device with Google Drive.

Meeting Room A and B (R117)
Mon, Feb 11, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Everybody know George Washington is called the Founding Father of our nation but what about his wife Martha?

Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Tue, Feb 12, 9:30am - 10:00am
Stories, songs, and playtime for accompanied children 24-35 months
Registration opens Friday, February 1 2019 at 9:00am

Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Tue, Feb 12, 10:30am - 11:00am
Stories, songs, and playtime for accompanied children 24-35 months
Registration opens Friday, February 1 2019 at 9:00am

Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Tue, Feb 12, 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Children and their caregivers will enjoy exploring hands-on arts and crafts. Please dress for a mess. This program is for accompanied children ages 2.5 to 5
Registration opens Friday, February 1 2019 at 9:00am

Children's Program Room A (R187)
Wed, Feb 13, 9:30am - 10:00am
Stories, songs and wackiness for accompanied children ages 3-5
Registration opens Friday, February 1 2019 at 9:00am

Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Wed, Feb 13, 10:30am - 11:00am
Stories, songs and wackiness for accompanied children ages 3-5.
Registration opens Friday, February 1 2019 at 9:00am

Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Wed, Feb 13, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
We provide the supplies; you create the masterpiece. For grades 4 & 5
Registration opens Friday, February 1 2019 at 9:00am

Meeting Room A and B (R117)
Wed, Feb 13, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Explore this country's rich history, culture and fascinating sites.

Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Thu, Feb 14, 9:30am - 10:00am
Songs, stories, rhymes and playtime for accompanied children 0-12 months.
Registration opens Friday, February 1 2019 at 9:00am

Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Thu, Feb 14, 10:30am - 11:10am
Stories, songs and playtime for accompanied children ages 13-23 months.
Registration opens Friday, February 1 2019 at 9:00am

Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Thu, Feb 14, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Mom! Dad! Would you like your kids to have fun and at the same time develop their imagination? Come and introduce them to the marvelous world of tales in Spanish. For accompanied children ages 2-5

Meeting Room B (R117B)
Thu, Feb 14, 6:15pm - 8:45pm
Class held for people interested in learning or improving their english speaking & writing skills. Clases de ingles gratuitas para adultos en la biblioteca.

Meeting Room A and B (R117)
Fri, Feb 15, 10:00am - 11:00am
With his guitar, tap shoes, and distinct baritone, Duke Otherwise performs a hilarious and charming musical program. Be ready to dance, laugh, and be a part of the show! Recommended for grades K-5.