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Upcoming Events
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Date
Thursday, September 29, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Join us for a weekly evening knitting and crochet drop-in session. If you don't know how to knit or crochet, don't worry! Our volunteer instructors will teach you how to to knit or crochet charity project items such as chemo caps, hospital lap blankets, and scarves on the third Thursday of the month.
Location
Board Room
Library
Fountaindale Public Library

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Date
Thursday, September 29, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This little wallet is perfect for holding your id, a little money and your keys. Please bring your sewing machine, thread, pins and scissors. All other materials will be supplied.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Fountaindale Public Library

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Date
Thursday, September 29, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Para celebrar el mes de la Herencia Hispana presentaremos varias peliculas latinas. Acompañenos, tendremos palotimas!
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Fountaindale Public Library

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Date
Thursday, September 29, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Learn the basic features of Microsoft Word 2013. You will learn how to open files, save documents, print projects, cut and paste text, and basic formatting skills.
Location
Computer Lab
Library
Fountaindale Public Library

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Date
Monday, October 03, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Beginners, intermediate and advanced levels are welcome. Lesson plans consist of English conversation and skills for everyday situations, phrases, pronunciation, repetition, construction of vocabulary knowledge, grammer, reading, writing and fun and interactive classroom activities to keep you motivated.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Fountaindale Public Library

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Date
Monday, October 03, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This quilted mat will fit perfectly under your sewing machine. With the pockets in front you can hold all your sewing essentials. Please bring your sewing machine, thread, pins and scissors. Everything else will be provided.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Fountaindale Public Library

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Date
Monday, October 03, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Join us for a weekly evening knitting and crochet drop-in session. If you don't know how to knit or crochet, don't worry! Our volunteer instructors will teach you how to to knit or crochet charity project items such as chemo caps, hospital lap blankets, and scarves on the third Monday of each month.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Fountaindale Public Library

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Date
Monday, October 03, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Relieve stress and color away! We will provide coloring sheets and colored pencils. Light Refreshments will be served.

Teens Welcome!
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Fountaindale Public Library

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Date
Monday, October 03, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
SSIP's Citizenship Classes will provide a review of the English language skills and U.S history, politics, and civics knowledge needed to pass the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) naturalization interview.

Citizenship preparation classes will help you: Prepare for the naturalization interview with USCIS. Learn important interviewing strategies. Increase your confidence with the interview process. Practice reading, writing, speaking, listening, and pronunciation in English. Students are required to register for this 8-week course by calling
(630)296-6755. This is a progressive class and students are encouraged to attend all classes. Limited capacity.
Location
Board Room
Library
Fountaindale Public Library

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Date
Tuesday, October 04, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Beginners, intermediate and advanced levels are welcome. Lesson plans consist of English conversation and skills for everyday situations, phrases, pronunciation, repetition, construction of vocabulary knowledge, grammer, reading, writing and fun and interactive classroom activities to keep you motivated.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Fountaindale Public Library

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Date
Tuesday, October 04, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Whether you're an experienced artist or a beginner, this class will give you the tools to be better. The basics will be covered such as: line, form, shading, perspective and composition. Drawing materials such as pencils, color pencils, charcoal (black and white), and charcoal paper will be covered. The class will progress from still life objects to working from photographs. Experienced artists can go at their own pace with input from the instructor.

Art Instructor: Robert Pennor
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Fountaindale Public Library

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Date
Tuesday, October 04, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Join us to decorate pumpkins for Halloween or your thanksgiving event!

Acompañenos a decorar calabazitas para Halloween o su evento de dia de gracias!
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Fountaindale Public Library

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Date
Tuesday, October 04, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Learn computer terms and receive hands-on instruction. You will learn how to turn the computer on and off, operate the mouse, open and close programs and files, and save and print documents.
Location
Computer Lab
Library
Fountaindale Public Library

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Date
Wednesday, October 05, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Learn how to design a great presentation, from adding text, graphics, music and movies, as well as how to add effects, animations and timings to a presentation.
Location
Computer Lab
Library
Fountaindale Public Library

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Date
Wednesday, October 05, 2016
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Get chilled, get thrilled at the Fountaindale Public Library District with a good mystery and good discussion! Please join us on the first Wednesday of every month at 7pm for chills and thrills.


May 4 - What Angels Fear by C.S. Harris
June 1- Cuba Straits by Randy Wayne White
July 6- Hounded by David Rosenfelt
August 3- The Other Woman by Hank Phillippi Ryan
September 7- Career of Evil by Robert Galbraith
October 5- Pray For Silence by Linda Castillo
November 2- X by Sue Grafton
December 7- Lone Gone by Alafair Burke
Location
Board Room
Library
Fountaindale Public Library

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Date
Wednesday, October 05, 2016
Time
7:15 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Join us for ways to work and strengthen your core muscles.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Fountaindale Public Library

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Books for Life is an ongoing reading club for ages 16 and up. You can read at your own pace, log the books that you have read, and earn prizes while you are doing something you enjoy! Prizes are awarded at different levels throughout the program, and there is no ending date. Book club participants may read or listen to adult or young adult fiction and nonfiction.

Prizes:
50 books read – book journal
100 books read – book tote bag
500 books read – a book of your choosing
1000 books read – a gift certificate, a book donated to the library in your name, your name and picture in the library’s newsletter (optional), a certificate recognizing your achievement and framed picture.


After completing 1000 books, you would then begin over, receiving a prize at 1050, 1100, 1500, and 2000.


Any questions? Just ask at any of our Adult and Teen Service Desks on the second or third floor or call us at (630)-759-2102 ext. 4176.