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DIY Terrariums

2020-11-04 17:00:00 2020-11-04 18:00:00 America/Chicago DIY Terrariums Make your room a little greener by creating your own mini-world with these DIY terrariums. Pick up your supplies at the library and join us virtually as we put together these plantasstic creations. At Your Home

Wednesday, November 04
5:00pm - 6:00pm

Add to Calendar 2020-11-04 17:00:00 2020-11-04 18:00:00 America/Chicago DIY Terrariums Make your room a little greener by creating your own mini-world with these DIY terrariums. Pick up your supplies at the library and join us virtually as we put together these plantasstic creations. At Your Home

Make your room a little greener by creating your own mini-world with these DIY terrariums. Pick up your supplies at the library and join us virtually as we put together these plantasstic creations.

Make your room a little greener by creating your own mini-world with these DIY terrariums. Pick up your supplies at the library and join us virtually as we put together these plantasstic creations.

Pick up supplies at the library starting October 26 and link in to our virtual class. Space is limited.

A email address are required. 

The Zoom link will be sent by 10am on Thurs, November 12. 

Contact readers@eapl.org with questions.

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Ela Area Public Library

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

Hours
Mon, Oct 19 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Oct 20 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Oct 21 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Oct 22 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Oct 23 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Oct 24 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Oct 25 12:00PM to 5:00PM

Upcoming events

Thu, Oct 22, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Socially distanced office hours for the Forge. Stop by on Zoom to ask questions about 3d printing, 3d modeling, or other maker projects. All ages welcome.

Thu, Oct 22, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Join us in our monthly Zoom meetings to discuss and learn about fabrics and quilt making. All levels welcome. (NR) Email Debbie at dmiller@eapl.org for an invite to join.

Thu, Oct 22, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Award-winning speaker and historian Barry Bradford offers in-depth, state-by-state analysis and predictions for the Electoral College.

Mon, Oct 26, All day
Get crafty at home! Sign up online then pick up supplies and instructions at the children's department to create your own work of art at home.
This event is full

Mon, Oct 26, 10:00am - 11:30am
Our group is now meeting through the Zoom format. For those who prefer or do not own a device (a computer or tablet) calling into the event on your landline or cell phone is an option! See below

Tue, Oct 27, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
What is it like for a woman whose husband becomes the president of the United States? Leslie Goddard portrays Lady Bird Johnson, Pat Nixon and Betty Ford in this witty, and deeply moving program.

Tue, Oct 27, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Zoom Webinar
Ebay, Craigslist, Facebook Marketplace, and Let Go ... all in one!

Wed, Oct 28, All day
Learn about this Mexican custom so deeply rooted in tradition that, even after more than 3000 years, it has continued to survive and remains celebrated as it was in its first days.

Wed, Oct 28, All day
Have fun with a new letter every week. Each session of this five part series will explore 4-6 letters through videos and supplemental take home kits. Session 1 will be A-D.
This event is full

Thu, Oct 29, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Test your spooky knowledge at this trivia night on Kahoot. Featuring all things Harry Potter, Sabrina, Stranger Things, Hocus Pocus, and our favorite haunting reads.

Thu, Oct 29, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Zoom Webinar
Google Earth allows you to travel the world through a virtual globe and view satellite imagery, maps, terrain and more! Updated class will look more at the web-based version of Google Earth.

Fri, Oct 30, All day
Tell us what you like to read and we’ll make some selections just for you! We’ll place up to 5 books on hold for you at the drive-up window. For kids in grades K-5.

Fri, Oct 30, All day
Pick a theme and we'll pick out some books just for you! We'll place up to 5 books on hold for you at the drive-up window and supplemental bundle materials will be emailed to match the chosen theme.

Fri, Oct 30, All day
Ms. Anna & Ms. Jillian present Storytime @ Home videos with all your favorite songs, rhymes & books! A link to view this video will be emailed and available for two weeks.

Sun, Nov 01, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Are you a girl interested in computer science? Learn about programming skills and work towards developing a project that solves a real world problem in your community. For grades 6-12

Tue, Nov 03, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
This monthly event provides information and support to those in a caregiving role. Call Lisa Gaggiano at 847 438-9160 for information on where and when the group is meeting.

Wed, Nov 04, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Make your room a little greener by creating your own mini-world with these DIY terrariums. Pick up your supplies at the library and join us virtually as we put together these plantasstic creations.
This event is full

Thu, Nov 05, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Socially distanced office hours for the Forge. Stop by on Zoom to ask questions about 3d printing, 3d modeling, or other maker projects. All ages welcome.

Thu, Nov 05, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
The college admission process has changed dramatically in recent years.

Mon, Nov 09, All day
Get crafty at home! Sign up online then pick up supplies and instructions at the children's department to create your own work of art at home.
Registration opens Sunday, November 1 2020 at 12:00pm

Tue, Nov 10, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
New to 3D design? In this class we'll learn to design a custom cookie cutter and send them to the library's 3D printers. For ages 12 and up. Please read full description for important details.
This event is full

Tue, Nov 10, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
At 18 your child is now a legal adult. Your ability to make medical and financial decisions is now limited. Find out what you need to know to unlock these limitations!
Registration opens Sunday, November 1 2020 at 9:00am

Tue, Nov 10, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Michael Gershbein of Very Smart People returns to share his picks the hottest gadget gifts available this holiday season.

Wed, Nov 11, All day
Have fun with a new letter every week. Each session of this five part series will explore 4-6 letters through videos and supplemental take home kits. This is Session 2 of 5. For children ages 3-5.
Registration opens Sunday, November 1 2020 at 12:00pm

Wed, Nov 11, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Based on the practice of Lectio Divina (divine reading), this meditation is intended for those looking for a simple, refreshing method to enjoy poetry and begin a relaxing meditation practice.

Thu, Nov 12, All day
This month's kit contains crafts, activities and other surprises related to the Dory Fantasmagory series by Abby Hanlon. You can also test your Dory knowledge in our online Kahoot trivia contest.
Registration opens Sunday, November 1 2020 at 12:00pm

Thu, Nov 12, All day
This month's kit contains crafts, activities and other surprises related to the Terrible Two series by Mac Barnett. You can also test your series knowledge in our online Kahoot trivia contest.
Registration opens Sunday, November 1 2020 at 12:00pm

Thu, Nov 12, All day
Using the materials and instructions provided along with a few items you already have at home, you will be able to create fun science projects and perform experiments! Limited to Ela cardholders.
Registration opens Sunday, November 1 2020 at 12:00pm

Thu, Nov 12, All day
Using the materials and instructions provided along with a few items you already have at home you will be able to create fun science projects and perform experiments! Limited to Ela cardholders.
Registration opens Sunday, November 1 2020 at 12:00pm

Thu, Nov 12, All day
Do you love to cook? Then you will want to pick up a kitchen kit! Register beginning November 1 at noon. Limited to Ela cardholders and children ages 7 and up.
Registration opens Sunday, November 1 2020 at 12:00pm

Thu, Nov 12, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Socially distanced office hours for the Forge. Stop by on Zoom to ask questions about 3d printing, 3d modeling, or other maker projects. All ages welcome.

Thu, Nov 12, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Join us for our monthly Zoom meetings and have fun and socialize as we knit and crochet. Email either Debbie @ dmiller@eapl.org -or- Brenda @ bgornick@eapl.org for an invite to join us.

Thu, Nov 12, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Zoom Webinar
Use your digital photos to create your own photo book in print with the website Picaboo.

Thu, Nov 12, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Chef Susan Maddox shares buying the "right" turkey, making brines and marinades asll as prepping, tying, and proper methods for roasting the turkey.

Fri, Nov 13, All day
Tell us what you like to read and we’ll make some selections just for you! We’ll place up to 5 books on hold for you at the drive-up window. For kids in grades K-5.
Registration opens Sunday, November 1 2020 at 12:00pm

Fri, Nov 13, All day
Pick a theme and we'll pick out some books just for you! We'll place up to 5 books on hold for you at the drive-up window and supplemental bundle materials will be emailed to match the chosen theme.
Registration opens Sunday, November 1 2020 at 12:00pm

Fri, Nov 13, All day
Ms. Anna & Ms. Jillian present Storytime @ Home videos with all your favorite songs, rhymes & books! A link to view this video will be emailed and available for two weeks.
Registration opens Sunday, November 1 2020 at 12:00pm

Sat, Nov 14, 10:00am - 11:00am
Join cartoonist Mark Anderson live on Zoom and draw your favorite Thanksgiving foods in hilarious situations.
Registration opens Sunday, November 1 2020 at 12:00pm

Sun, Nov 15, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Are you a girl interested in computer science? Learn about programming skills and work towards developing a project that solves a real world problem in your community. For grades 6-12

Mon, Nov 16, All day
This adorable homemade Thanksgiving kitchen towel will bring a touch of happiness to you and your guest while preparing your special meal.
This event is full

Mon, Nov 16, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Polish Immigration To America Guest Speaker Steve Szabados Email address required for Zoom link to attend

Mon, Nov 16, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Create a cute and comfortable pillow for your room. No sewing involved! Just scissors and hands needed. Pick up supplies at the library and the link to our virtual class.
Registration opens Monday, November 2 2020 at 9:00am

Tue, Nov 17, 10:00am - 11:30am
Join our monthly event for those persons experiencing memory loss and their care partners as we meet in a new way--through the Zoom platform. For more information contact either person listed below.

Tue, Nov 17, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Zoom Webinar
Covers how to create free/low-cost digital scrapbooks with photo editing sites and Photoshop Elements. Also looks at different sites to find free scrapbooking kits, digital paper, and images.

Tue, Nov 17, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Using pure copper metal and iridescent beads, create a unique galaxy ring.
This event is full

Tue, Nov 17, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Join us for digital Books & Brews this November 17th to discuss The Pull of the Stars by Emma Donoghue. A valid email address is required. The Zoom link will be sent by 2pm on November 17th.

Wed, Nov 18, All day
Have fun with a new letter every week. Each session of this five part series will explore 4-6 letters through videos and supplemental take home kits. This is Session 2 of 5. For children ages 3-5.
Registration opens Sunday, November 1 2020 at 12:00pm

Wed, Nov 18, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
In this new program special considerations to be aware of in the time of COVID will be shared by staff from the Alzheimer's Association. Register through the Library.

Wed, Nov 18, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Many employers use Applicant Tracking System (ATS) software during the hiring process to rank the applications they receive. Sheldon Helfgot gives tips and tricks to beat the ATS and land the job.

Thu, Nov 19, 10:00am - 6:00pm
Learn to draw a colorful little bird and one of its feathers.

Thu, Nov 19, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Join us in our monthly Zoom meetings to discuss and learn about fabrics and quilt making. All levels welcome. (NR) Email Debbie at dmiller@eapl.org for an invite to join.

Mon, Nov 23, All day
Get crafty at home! Sign up online then pick up supplies and instructions at the children's department to create your own work of art at home.
Registration opens Sunday, November 1 2020 at 12:00pm

Mon, Nov 23, 10:00am - 11:30am
Our group is now meeting through the Zoom format. For those who prefer or do not own a device (a computer or tablet) calling into the event on your landline or cell phone is an option! See below

Wed, Nov 25, 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Meeting Room A and B (R117)
The library will be closed from 5pm to 9pm.

Thu, Nov 26, All day
Meeting Room A and B (R117)
The library will be closed all day.

Fri, Nov 27, All day
Tell us what you like to read and we’ll make some selections just for you! We’ll place up to 5 books on hold for you at the drive-up window. For kids in grades K-5.
Registration opens Sunday, November 1 2020 at 12:00pm

Fri, Nov 27, All day
Pick a theme and we'll pick out some books just for you! We'll place up to 5 books on hold for you at the drive-up window and supplemental bundle materials will be emailed to match the chosen theme.
Registration opens Sunday, November 1 2020 at 12:00pm

Sun, Nov 29, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Are you a girl interested in computer science? Learn about programming skills and work towards developing a project that solves a real world problem in your community. For grades 6-12

Tue, Dec 01, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
2nd Floor Conference Room (R203)
This monthly event provides information and support to those in a caregiving role. Call Lisa Gaggiano at 847 438-9160 for information on where and when the group is meeting.

Wed, Dec 02, All day
Have fun with a new letter every week. Each session of this five part series will explore 4-6 letters through videos and supplemental take home kits. This is Session 2 of 5. For children ages 3-5.
Registration opens Sunday, November 1 2020 at 12:00pm

Wed, Dec 02, 12:00pm - 5:00pm
In Front of the Library
There is no substitute for the lifesaving gift of blood. Register

Wed, Dec 02, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
At Your Home
Get “on board” with the charcuterie trend!
Registration opens Tuesday, December 1 2020 at 10:00am

Thu, Dec 03, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
At Your Home
Build confidence in your own abilities to discern quality over marketing through proper tasting techniques and analysis.
Registration opens Tuesday, December 1 2020 at 10:00am

Mon, Dec 07, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
At Your Home
December marks the legendary composer’s 250th birthday.
Registration opens Tuesday, December 1 2020 at 10:00am

Tue, Dec 08, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
New to 3D design? In this class we'll find 3D models online & customize them to make a keychain to 3D print. Please read the full description for device requirements. Ages 12 & up
Registration opens Tuesday, December 1 2020 at 10:00am

Wed, Dec 09, All day
Have fun with a new letter every week. Each session of this five part series will explore 4-6 letters through videos and supplemental take home kits. This is Session 2 of 5. For children ages 3-5.
Registration opens Sunday, November 1 2020 at 12:00pm

Thu, Dec 10, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Join us for our monthly Zoom meetings and have fun and socialize as we knit and crochet. Email either Debbie @ dmiller@eapl.org -or- Brenda @ bgornick@eapl.org for an invite to join us.

Thu, Dec 10, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Zoom Class
Google Earth allows you to travel the world through a virtual globe and view satellite imagery, maps, terrain and more! Updated class will look more at the web-based version of Google Earth.
Registration opens Tuesday, December 1 2020 at 10:00am

Mon, Dec 14, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
In this class we will go over how to use the Silhouette CAMEO cutting machine software to customize a design. Please check the full description for device requirements. Ages 12 & up.
Registration opens Tuesday, December 1 2020 at 10:00am

Tue, Dec 15, 10:00am - 11:30am
Join our monthly event for those persons experiencing memory loss and their care partners as we meet in a new way--through the Zoom platform. For more information contact either person listed below.

Wed, Dec 16, All day
Have fun with a new letter every week. Each session of this five part series will explore 4-6 letters through videos and supplemental take home kits. This is Session 2 of 5. For children ages 3-5.
Registration opens Sunday, November 1 2020 at 12:00pm

Wed, Dec 16, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Pick up the materials to create greeting cards perfect for the holiday season, and then join Karina Guico for live instruction via Zoom. Please see full description for important details. For adults.
Registration opens Tuesday, December 1 2020 at 10:00am

Thu, Dec 17, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Join us in our monthly Zoom meetings to discuss and learn about fabrics and quilt making. All levels welcome. (NR) Email Debbie at dmiller@eapl.org for an invite to join.

Thu, Dec 17, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Zoom Class
This class will cover the basics of photo editing including layering, cropping, strokes/frames and other enhancements.
Registration opens Tuesday, December 1 2020 at 10:00am

Mon, Dec 21, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
There’s snow time like December to learn to draw all things winter! Cartoonist Mark Anderson will guide you in drawing snow-tally awesome reindeer, elves, snow people and more!
Registration opens Tuesday, December 1 2020 at 10:00am

Thu, Dec 24, All day
Meeting Room A and B (R117)
The library will be closed all day.

Fri, Dec 25, All day
Meeting Room A and B (R117)
The library will be closed all day.

Tue, Dec 29, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Join the team from Minecraft Mania for a fun and interactive Minecraft session! For grades 3-5.
Registration opens Tuesday, December 1 2020 at 10:00am

Wed, Dec 30, 1:00pm - 3:30pm
Godot is a free to use game making engine. In this class we will make the start of a platformer video game (like Super Mario). For ages 12 and up. Please read full description for device requirements.
Registration opens Tuesday, December 1 2020 at 10:00am

Thu, Dec 31, All day
The library will be closed all day.

Fri, Jan 01, All day
The library will be closed all day.

Tue, Jan 05, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Zoom Class
Learn to create basic spreadsheets with formulas and charts.
Registration opens Tuesday, December 1 2020 at 10:00am

Tue, Jan 12, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Zoom Class
Learn to create different types of charts, work with formulas, edit cells, sort and filter data.
Registration opens Tuesday, December 1 2020 at 10:00am