Fountaindale Public Library
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Upcoming Events
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Date
Tuesday, June 28, 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

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Watercolor pencils combine drawing and painting. Learn how to create art by brushing water over the watercolor pencils drawings. The basic elements of form, color, technique and design will be explained as the class progresses to more complex subjects.

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

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
You will learn how to perform simple searches on the Internet, and learn the basics of a web browser. We will show you how to sign up for a free e-mail account on the Internet.
Location
Computer Lab
Library
Fountaindale Public Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Time
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Come and join us to explore the city of Rio de Janeiro elected host city for the Olympic Games 2016. Enjoy the charms of Copacabana beach, take a breathtaking cable car ride up Sugar Loaf Mountain for an incredible view of the city, including Christ the Redeemer Statue.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Fountaindale Public Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 8:30 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
Meeting Room A
Library
Fountaindale Public Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Create professional-looking publications without expensive software! Learn how to create items such as greeting cards and labels, signs, menus, catalogs, and professional email newsletters.
Location
Computer Lab
Library
Fountaindale Public Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 30, 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

Title
Date
Thursday, June 30, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Description
Winston Woods / 200 Winston Drive. Visit Your Local Park: Outreach staff will bring the Bookmobile and join Bolingbrook Park District with their climbing wall and trackless train. There will be a MOPs show at 10:30AM from the Bookmobile.
Location
Off-site; see other information for details
Library
Fountaindale Public Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 30, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Build upon the basics learned in the beginner class. Learn additional formatting skills, page layout options, and how to insert various objects into your Word document.
Location
Computer Lab
Library
Fountaindale Public Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 30, 2016
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Take your stress away, relax and stretch. Please bring yoga mat or towel and a bottle for water.
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.