Adult Program

Lunchtime @the Library --- What Makes a Rare Book Rare?

Wednesday, July 11, 2018 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
Bring your lunch! We provide the guest speaker, coffee and dessert!

Learn what makes a book rare and how to research older books from Janet Elliott, owner of This Old Book. She will share information on online resources and tips for finding exact editions. Attendees may bring one book for Janet to evaluate and offer research suggestions.

Wednesday Night in the Computer Lab---Google Drive

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
We set aside two Wednesday evenings each month for hands-on software training. In tonight's class, Google Drive, you'll learn how to access the Google Docs, Sheets, Slides, Forms and Drawing software. You'll need a Gmail account and login information to participate.

Please register at the Adult Reference Desk, by phone at 847.245.5115 or online at

Pet Projects

Thursday, July 26, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
(Grades 4-6) Have a pet you want to pamper? Learn how to make a catnip pillow and no-bake doggy treats! Please register. Here is a list of the ingredients we'll be using:

pumpkin puree
peanut butter
coconut oil
shredded coconut