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Tea & True Love

2024-06-25 18:00:00 2024-06-25 19:00:00 America/Chicago Tea & True Love Join us for Tea & True Love book discussion. We will meet in-person at the library Ela Area Public Library - Meeting Room B (R117B)

Tuesday, June 25
6:00pm - 7:00pm

Add to Calendar 2024-06-25 18:00:00 2024-06-25 19:00:00 America/Chicago Tea & True Love Join us for Tea & True Love book discussion. We will meet in-person at the library Ela Area Public Library - Meeting Room B (R117B)

Ela Area Public Library

Meeting Room B (R117B)

Join us for Tea & True Love book discussion. We will meet in-person at the library

Join us for Tea & True Love in person at the library. 

June 25 – Learned by Heart by Emma Donoghue

August 20 – Pride & Preston Lin by Christina Hwang Dudley

E-books and e-audiobooks are available for Ela Cardholders to checkout through Libby.  Physical copies of the title can be picked from the Information Desk.

Contact readers@eapl.org with questions.

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Social Gatherings | Book Discussions |

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Ela Area Public Library

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

Hours
Mon, Jul 08 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Jul 09 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Jul 10 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Jul 11 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Jul 12 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jul 13 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jul 14 12:00PM to 5:00PM

Upcoming Events

Fri, Jul 12, 10:00am - 10:45am
Ela Area Public Library - Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
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Fri, Jul 12, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Ela Area Public Library - Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
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Families will work together on this fun, hands-on STEM project! Explore several types of simple machines and then put them together to design, build, and test your own chain reaction machine.
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Sun, Jul 14, All day
Ela Area Public Library
Step right up for summer fun! Visit the... more
Step right up for summer fun! Visit the Children's Desk at the library to learn how you can earn prizes by completing reading and activity challenges.

Mon, Jul 15, 10:00am - 11:30am
Ela Area Public Library - Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Drop in for some dino-mite activities and... more
Drop in for some dino-mite activities and learn everything there is to know about dinosaurs! This same event was presented on June 24.

Mon, Jul 15, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Forge Makerspace Room (R168)
Learn to use a sewing machine and create... more
Learn to use a sewing machine and create a simple project. All materials and equipment provided. Due to high interest, registration is limited to one class per person per season. For ages 14+
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Mon, Jul 15, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
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Mon, Jul 15, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
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Tue, Jul 16, 10:00am - 11:30am
Ela Area Public Library - Meeting Room A (R117A)
People experiencing memory loss due to... more
People experiencing memory loss due to Alzheimer's disease or other cognitive issues are invited to attend with care partners. For questions call BACOA at 847 381-5030.

Tue, Jul 16, 10:00am - 11:30am
Ela Area Public Library - Adult Computer Lab (R202)
In this introductory class, learn to... more
In this introductory class, learn to create, format, and analyze data in spreadsheets for enhanced productivity and collaboration.

Tue, Jul 16, 10:30am - 11:15am
Ela Area Public Library - Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Join us for a bilingual English/Spanish... more
Join us for a bilingual English/Spanish storytime featuring stories, songs, and crafts! You do not need to know how to speak Spanish as we will learn simple vocabulary words together.

Tue, Jul 16, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Stop in for a special baby playtime! You... more
Stop in for a special baby playtime! You and your baby can play and explore sensory bins while visiting with other families. Dress for a mess to create a keepsake art project, while supplies last.

Tue, Jul 16, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Ela Area Public Library - Forge Makerspace Room (R168)
Race to victory in the ultimate recycled... more
Race to victory in the ultimate recycled racecar challenge! Design, build, and decorate pop bottle cars using recycled materials, then unleash the power of chemical reactions for a race to the finish.

Tue, Jul 16, 5:30pm - 8:45pm
Ela Area Public Library - 2nd Floor Conference Room
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Wed, Jul 17, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Meeting Room A (R117A)
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A large percentage of people in the United States can claim German ancestry. This lecture offers historical background, naming patterns, and guidelines for German family history research.

Wed, Jul 17, 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Ela Area Public Library - Children's Program Room A (R187)
Preschoolers can fine-tune their art and... more
Preschoolers can fine-tune their art and fine motor skills to get ready for school in this fun crafting class made just for them! Dress for a mess.
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Wed, Jul 17, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Meeting Room A and B (R117)
Mis Plantitas class
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Thu, Jul 18, 9:30am - 10:15am
Ela Area Public Library
We'll sing, dance, and listen to great... more
We'll sing, dance, and listen to great stories together while we beat the summer heat inside the cool library. Special guests from the community may be stopping by to join the fun!

Thu, Jul 18, 10:00am - 2:30pm
Ela Area Public Library - Meeting Room A and B (R117)
Explore a variety of products from The... more
Explore a variety of products from The Chicago Lighthouse available to help individuals who are blind, visually impaired, or disabled excel in school, work, and daily life.

Thu, Jul 18, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Create your own designs or try one of our... more
Create your own designs or try one of our challenges; work on your own or as a team. However you like to build, we'll supply the bricks and you supply the imagination!

Thu, Jul 18, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Ela Area Public Library - Forge Makerspace Room (R168)
Explore, tinker, and create with us. Dive... more
Explore, tinker, and create with us. Dive into hands-on projects, learning STEM concepts and exploring awesome creations using KiwiCo Education.

Thu, Jul 18, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Meeting Room A (R117A)
Mike Gershbein from Very Smart People is... more
Mike Gershbein from Very Smart People is teaching how to prepare and launch a website using an easy to-use publishing platform like Weebly or Squarespace. Located in Meeting Room A.

Thu, Jul 18, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Teen Lounge
Create and decorate notebooks to take... more
Create and decorate notebooks to take with you on your summer adventures. Through art, writing, and exploration, learn how to observe, document, and reflect on the wonders of the natural world.

Fri, Jul 19, 10:00am - 10:45am
Ela Area Public Library - Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Join instructor Katy Roth as she teaches... more
Join instructor Katy Roth as she teaches essential American Sign Language vocabulary to you and your child.
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Mon, Jul 22, 10:00am - 11:00am
Ela Area Public Library - Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Explore the wide world of science! We... more
Explore the wide world of science! We will share fun, hands-on activities and experiments. Dress for a mess.
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Mon, Jul 22, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Forge Makerspace Room (R168)
Discover an array of equipment, kits, and... more
Discover an array of equipment, kits, and beyond! Whether you're seeking answers or eager to share ideas, we've set aside time for discussions and brainstorming following the presentation.

Tue, Jul 23, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Adult Computer Lab (R202)
Do you have technology questions that... more
Do you have technology questions that aren’t covered by classes here? Bring questions about Microsoft Office Products, Google Drive (including Google Docs, Sheets & Slides) and Amy will answer them.

Tue, Jul 23, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Join Mark for a lively, interactive... more
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Tue, Jul 23, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Oak Ridge Marsh Nature Park
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Tue, Jul 23, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Ela Area Public Library
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Tue, Jul 23, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Ela Area Public Library - Forge Makerspace Room (R168)
Share your love for your favorite K-pop... more
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Wed, Jul 24, 10:00am - 11:30am
Ela Area Public Library - Meeting Room A (R117A)
Join us for an hour of socializing and... more
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Wed, Jul 24, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - 2nd Floor Conference Room
Senator McConchie’s staff members will... more
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Wed, Jul 24, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Ela Area Public Library - Meeting Room A (R117A)
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Wed, Jul 24, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
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Wed, Jul 24, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
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Wed, Jul 24, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Meeting Room A and B (R117)
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Thu, Jul 25, 9:30am - 10:15am
Ela Area Public Library
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Thu, Jul 25, 12:00pm - 5:00pm
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Thu, Jul 25, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Ela Area Public Library - Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
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Thu, Jul 25, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Ela Area Public Library - 2nd Floor Conference Room
Join us quarterly to discuss a wide range... more
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Fri, Jul 26, 10:00am - 11:00am
Ela Area Public Library - Meeting Room A and B (R117)
Get your dance moves ready for a morning... more
Get your dance moves ready for a morning of silliness with Grammy-nominated children's entertainer Ralph's World! We'll rock out to fun songs and dance along!

Fri, Jul 26, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Children's Conference Room
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Fri, Jul 26, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Back Lawn
Exchange book recommendations, swap... more
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Sat, Jul 27, All day
Ela Area Public Library
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Mon, Jul 29, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
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Mon, Jul 29, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
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Mon, Jul 29, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Ela Area Public Library - Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
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Mon, Jul 29, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
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Tue, Jul 30, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Meeting Room A (R117A)
Join us for an artistic adventure and... more
Join us for an artistic adventure and give your favorite book a fresh new look! Use your creative talents to redesign book covers, adding flair and imaginative interpretations to familiar titles.

Tue, Jul 30, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Ela Area Public Library - Children's Program Room A (R187)
Magic, riddles, and mischief are all... more
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Tue, Jul 30, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Forge Makerspace Room (R168)
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Wed, Jul 31, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Ela Area Public Library - Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Learn all about wheel and axle... more
Learn all about wheel and axle systems--then design, build, and test your own wind-powered vehicle to take home.

Thu, Aug 01, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
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Forest bathing is based on the Japanese... more
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Thu, Aug 01, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Ela Area Public Library
Yoga is for every body! Join instructor... more
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Thu, Aug 01, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Meeting Room A (R117A)
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Sat, Aug 03, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Ela Area Public Library - Forge Makerspace Room (R168)
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Mon, Aug 05, All day
Ela Area Public Library
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Mon, Aug 05, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Ela Area Public Library - Meeting Room A (R117A)
Senior adults of all skill levels are... more
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Mon, Aug 05, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
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Tue, Aug 06, 10:00am - 11:30am
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Tue, Aug 06, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
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Tue, Aug 06, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Forge Makerspace Room (R168)
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Tue, Aug 06, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - 2nd Floor Conference Room
This monthly drop-in event provides... more
This monthly drop-in event provides information and support to those in a caregiving role. For further information please contact Lisa Gaggiano at Ela Township 55+ (847) 438-9160.

Wed, Aug 07, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Ela Area Public Library
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Thu, Aug 08, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Forge Makerspace Room (R168)
Join us for our monthly Yarn crafting... more
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Thu, Aug 08, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Ela Area Public Library - Meeting Room A and B (R117)
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Thu, Aug 08, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
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Fri, Aug 09, 9:30am - 10:30am
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