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AARP Tax Appointments

Free tax preparation

2023-03-25 00:00:00 2023-03-25 23:59:00 America/Chicago AARP Tax Appointments Call to schedule your appointment 224-326-0605. AARP Foundation Tax-Aide provides tax assistance to anyone, free of charge. Saturdays only. Ela Area Public Library - Adult Computer Lab (R202)

Saturday, March 25
All day

Add to Calendar 2023-03-25 00:00:00 2023-03-25 23:59:00 America/Chicago AARP Tax Appointments Call to schedule your appointment 224-326-0605. AARP Foundation Tax-Aide provides tax assistance to anyone, free of charge. Saturdays only. Ela Area Public Library - Adult Computer Lab (R202)

Ela Area Public Library

Adult Computer Lab (R202)

Call to schedule your appointment 224-326-0605. AARP Foundation Tax-Aide provides tax assistance to anyone, free of charge. Saturdays only.

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Ela Area Public Library

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

Hours
Mon, Jun 24 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Jun 25 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Jun 26 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Jun 27 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Jun 28 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jun 29 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jun 30 12:00PM to 5:00PM

Upcoming Events

Mon, Jun 24, 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 will be presented on July 15.

Mon, Jun 24, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Children's Conference Room
Tell your own stories, create fun... more
Tell your own stories, create fun characters, and embark on fantastical quests in this role-playing game club. Each 2-hour session will be a separate adventure.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Jun 24, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - 2nd Floor Conference Room
Stop by to discuss issues of concern with... more
Stop by to discuss issues of concern with Illinois House Rep. Syed

Mon, Jun 24, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Teen Lounge
Drop by the Teen Lounge to watch a movie... more
Drop by the Teen Lounge to watch a movie on select Monday Nights. All movies start at 6pm.

Mon, Jun 24, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Meeting Room A and B (R117)
Chef Susan Maddox returns with recipes... more
Chef Susan Maddox returns with recipes that'll make sparks fly this Fourth of July.

Tue, Jun 25, 10:00am - 11:30am
Ela Area Public Library - Adult Computer Lab (R202)
In this class, you will learn the basic... more
In this class, you will learn the basic design functions of Canva & leave knowing how to design a social media graphic, an invitation and a tote bag.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Jun 25, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Calling on-the-go babies and toddlers!... more
Calling on-the-go babies and toddlers! Whether your little one is crawling, walking, running, or something in between, stop in for a fun challenge to help develop their motor and sensory skills.

Tue, Jun 25, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Meeting Room A (R117A)
Create adorable creatures with stylish... more
Create adorable creatures with stylish grass hair that can be trimmed and shaped into fabulous designs. Add a touch of magic to your green spaces.

Tue, Jun 25, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Meeting Room B (R117B)
Join us for Tea & True Love book... more
Join us for Tea & True Love book discussion. We will meet in-person at the library

Wed, Jun 26, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Ela Area Public Library - Meeting Room A (R117A)
Unleash your creativity with clay! Teens... more
Unleash your creativity with clay! Teens will mold and shape air-dry clay to transform ordinary planting pots into unique and stylish masterpieces.

Wed, Jun 26, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Ela Area Public Library
You love graphic novels--now come talk... more
You love graphic novels--now come talk about them! Share what you enjoyed (or didn't) about this month's title and trade recommendations to find new favorites. Snacks will be provided.
This event is full

Wed, Jun 26, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Forge Makerspace Room (R168)
Learn about revolutionary Gay Artists and... more
Learn about revolutionary Gay Artists and create a colorful sign.

Wed, Jun 26, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - 2nd Floor Conference Room
Achieving your goals can be difficult, so... more
Achieving your goals can be difficult, so join other goal-oriented folks as we discuss the tips, tricks, books and ideas that inspire us in an environment dedicated to positivity and support.

Thu, Jun 27, 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, Jun 27, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Children's Conference Room
Tell your own stories, create fun... more
Tell your own stories, create fun characters, and embark on fantastical quests in this role-playing game club. Each 2-hour session will be a separate adventure. Sign up for one, some, or all meetings.
This event is full

Fri, Jun 28, 10:00am - 10:45am
Ela Area Public Library - Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Meet new friends and enjoy cuddly, bouncy... more
Meet new friends and enjoy cuddly, bouncy fun with your little one! We'll share some of our favorite rhymes, stories, and songs.

Fri, Jun 28, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Join Mark for a lively, interactive... more
Join Mark for a lively, interactive cartooning class. The library will provide your supplies. Kids will draw and learn about Illinois animals that need a little help.
This event is full

Fri, Jun 28, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Back Lawn
Exchange book recommendations, swap... more
Exchange book recommendations, swap stories, and revel in the pleasure of reading outdoors.  In case of inclement weather, we’ll read indoors in a cozy environment.

Sat, Jun 29, All day
Ela Area Public Library
Master the lost magic of coding and save... more
Master the lost magic of coding and save the world of Ozaria from impending darkness in this online adventure game! Recommended for ages 7-16.

Sun, Jun 30, 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 01, All day
Ela Area Public Library
Make your own pinwheel hairpin in this... more
Make your own pinwheel hairpin in this month’s craft. Kits include supplies, directions and video instruction.

Mon, Jul 01, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Ela Area Public Library - Meeting Room A (R117A)
Senior adults of all skill levels are... more
Senior adults of all skill levels are welcome. Refreshments and supplies will be provided.

Mon, Jul 01, 10:00am - 10:45am
Paulus Park
Bring your blanket and sunscreen and meet... more
Bring your blanket and sunscreen and meet us at Paulus Park for summer stories, songs and rhymes! Follow the arrows to the grassy area next to the playground. Location may change depending on weather.

Mon, Jul 01, 4:00pm - 8:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Beat the heat with a cool craft, while... more
Beat the heat with a cool craft, while supplies last.

Mon, Jul 01, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Teen Lounge
Drop by the Teen Lounge to watch a movie... more
Drop by the Teen Lounge to watch a movie on select Monday Nights. All movies start at 6pm.

Mon, Jul 01, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Meeting Room A and B (R117)
Illinois traveler John Kokoris will share... more
Illinois traveler John Kokoris will share secrets to a successful visit to the Shawnee National Forest, including landmarks, hikes off the beaten trail, lodging, and food.

Tue, Jul 02, 9:00am - 12:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Beat the heat with a cool craft, while... more
Beat the heat with a cool craft, while supplies last.

Tue, Jul 02, 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.

Thu, Jul 04, All day
Ela Area Public Library - Meeting Room A and B (R117)
The library will be closed all day.

Sun, Jul 07, 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 08, 10:00am - 11:00am
Ela Area Public Library - 2nd Floor Conference Room
Books are available in large print,... more
Books are available in large print, audio, and regular print formats.

Mon, Jul 08, 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.
Registration opens Monday, July 1 2024 at 9:00am

Mon, Jul 08, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - 2nd Floor Conference Room
A social worker from Ela Township will be... more
A social worker from Ela Township will be available for drop-in support.

Mon, Jul 08, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Forge Makerspace Room (R168)
Create your own cactus masterpiece! Join... more
Create your own cactus masterpiece! Join our Cactus Rock Painting program, where you'll paint rocks to resemble charming cacti, then plant them in a planter.

Mon, Jul 08, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Teen Lounge
Drop by the Teen Lounge to watch a movie... more
Drop by the Teen Lounge to watch a movie on select Monday Nights. All movies start at 6pm.

Tue, Jul 09, 10:30am - 11:15am
Ela Area Public Library - Meeting Room A and B (R117)
Come one, come all to a spectacular show... more
Come one, come all to a spectacular show by Pocket Circus! This comedic performance features acrobatics, juggling, and magic the whole family will enjoy.
Registration opens Monday, July 1 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Jul 09, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Ela Area Public Library - 2nd Floor Conference Room
Stop by to discuss issues of concern with... more
Stop by to discuss issues of concern with Illinois House Rep. Syed

Tue, Jul 09, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Meeting Room A (R117A)
Amazon, Apple and Netflix offer just a... more
Amazon, Apple and Netflix offer just a few of the options available for people who are interested in cutting the cable cord.

Tue, Jul 09, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Children's Conference Room
Tell your own stories, create fun... more
Tell your own stories, create fun characters, and embark on fantastical quests in this role-playing game club. Each 2-hour session will be a separate adventure. Sign up for one, some, or all meetings.
Registration opens Monday, July 1 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Jul 09, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Ela Area Public Library - Forge Makerspace Room (R168)
Witness the magic of transformation as we... more
Witness the magic of transformation as we repurpose plastic bags into functional works of art! Through fusing and sewing, we'll breathe new life into discarded materials, creating tote bags.

Wed, Jul 10, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Meeting Room A and B (R117)
Fun for all and all for fun at this... more
Fun for all and all for fun at this summer celebration! Enjoy carnival-style games, prizes, crafts, and more at our pint-sized party for little patrons.

Wed, Jul 10, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Back Lawn
Exchange book recommendations, swap... more
Exchange book recommendations, swap stories, and revel in the pleasure of reading outdoors.  In case of inclement weather, we’ll read indoors in a cozy environment.

Wed, Jul 10, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Forge Makerspace Room (R168)
Descubre los fundamentos del uso de la... more
Descubre los fundamentos del uso de la máquina de coser de la biblioteca y crea tu propio pequeño proyecto para llevártelo a casa. Esta clase se enseñará en español.

Wed, Jul 10, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Back Lawn
Cielito Lindo is a modern Latino mariachi... more
Cielito Lindo is a modern Latino mariachi formed by the Lucero family of nine.

Thu, Jul 11, 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 11, 10:00am - 11:30am
Ela Area Public Library - Adult Computer Lab (R202)
Learn the basics of Google Docs in this... more
Learn the basics of Google Docs in this introductory class. Discover how to create, edit, and collaborate on documents efficiently.

Thu, Jul 11, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Forge Makerspace Room (R168)
Join us for our monthly Yarn crafting... more
Join us for our monthly Yarn crafting meetings, have fun & socialize as we knit & crochet & discuss everything yarn. All levels welcome. (R)

Thu, Jul 11, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Ela Area Public Library
Does your family have what it takes to... more
Does your family have what it takes to design the winning duck boat? Pick up a starter kit beginning July 1. We'll put your design to the test to see which boat can hold the most rubber ducks.
Registration opens Monday, July 1 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, Jul 11, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Ela Area Public Library - Meeting Room A (R117A)
Master the art of refrigerator pickling... more
Master the art of refrigerator pickling as you create tangy, crunchy snacks perfect for summer munching. Get ready to impress friends and family with your dill-icious pickle-making skills!

Thu, Jul 11, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Ela Area Public Library - Forge Makerspace Room (R168)
Join us in our Quilt talks meeting to... more
Join us in our Quilt talks meeting to discuss and learn about fabrics and quilt making. All skill levels are welcome, "Show and tell" is always a fun feature! (R)

Fri, Jul 12, 10:00am - 10:45am
Ela Area Public Library - Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Meet new friends and enjoy cuddly, bouncy... more
Meet new friends and enjoy cuddly, bouncy fun with your little one! We'll share some of our favorite rhymes, stories, and songs.

Fri, Jul 12, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Ela Area Public Library - Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Families will work together on this fun,... more
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.
Registration opens Monday, July 1 2024 at 9:00am

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+
This event is full

Mon, Jul 15, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Teen Lounge
Drop by the Teen Lounge to watch a movie... more
Drop by the Teen Lounge to watch a movie on select Monday Nights. All movies start at 6pm.

Mon, Jul 15, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - 2nd Floor Conference Room
Thinking about joining? Come to the... more
Thinking about joining? Come to the Rotary Club of Lake Zurich monthly meeting.

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
Board of Trustees monthly meeting

Wed, Jul 17, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Meeting Room A (R117A)
A large percentage of people in the... more
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.
Registration opens Monday, July 1 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, Jul 17, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Meeting Room A and B (R117)
Mis Plantitas class
This event is full

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.
Registration opens Monday, July 1 2024 at 9:00am

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.
Registration opens Monday, July 1 2024 at 9:00am

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
Join Mark for a lively, interactive cartooning class. The library will provide your supplies.
Registration opens Monday, July 1 2024 at 9:00am

Tue, Jul 23, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Oak Ridge Marsh Nature Park
Embark on a journey through our... more
Embark on a journey through our community's oak woodlands with Ancient Oaks Foundation! Teens gain firsthand knowledge about conservation efforts and earn volunteer hours. Rain Date Thursday, July 25.

Tue, Jul 23, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Ela Area Public Library - Forge Makerspace Room (R168)
Share your love for your favorite K-pop... more
Share your love for your favorite K-pop groups and make new friends in an exciting and creative atmosphere!

Wed, Jul 24, 10:00am - 11:30am
Ela Area Public Library - Meeting Room A (R117A)
Join us for an hour of socializing and... more
Join us for an hour of socializing and artistic expression. Use our supplies or bring your own. Refreshments will be provided.

Wed, Jul 24, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - 2nd Floor Conference Room
Senator McConchie’s staff members will... more
Senator McConchie’s staff members will be at the Library to assist you.

Wed, Jul 24, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Ela Area Public Library - Meeting Room A (R117A)
Get creative with recycled materials to... more
Get creative with recycled materials to create bug retreats for your garden! Craft bug hotels that offer shelter and nesting spaces for beneficial insects, promoting a healthy ecosystem.

Wed, Jul 24, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Children's Program Room A and B (R186-187)
Your stuffed animal friends will have... more
Your stuffed animal friends will have amazing adventures at our summer camp! Drop them off July 17-19 and come back for an open house on Wed. to pick up your camper and create a keepsake photo album.
Registration opens Monday, July 1 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, Jul 24, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - 2nd Floor Conference Room
Achieving your goals can be difficult, so... more
Achieving your goals can be difficult, so join other goal-oriented folks as we discuss the tips, tricks, books and ideas that inspire us in an environment dedicated to positivity and support.

Wed, Jul 24, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Ela Area Public Library - Meeting Room A and B (R117)
Learn how to make these delicious rolls... more
Learn how to make these delicious rolls from scratch as well as all the tips and tricks to make them look as beautiful as they taste.
Registration opens Monday, July 1 2024 at 9:00am