Fountaindale Public Library
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Upcoming Events
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Date
Friday, May 29, 2015
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
The Fountaindale Public Library is pleased to host Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War in a special exhibit area outside the 3rd Floor Quiet Reading Room.

This exhibition and tour have been developed by the National Constitution Center, Philadelphia, and the American Library Association Public Programs Office, with the generous support of the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH).
Library
Fountaindale Public Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 30, 2015
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
The Fountaindale Public Library is pleased to host Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War in a special exhibit area outside the 3rd Floor Quiet Reading Room.

This exhibition and tour have been developed by the National Constitution Center, Philadelphia, and the American Library Association Public Programs Office, with the generous support of the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH).
Library
Fountaindale Public Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 30, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
Antiques Appraisal & Photo Identification Fair
Joint Program with the Plainfield Public Library
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Fountaindale Public Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 30, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 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

Title
Date
Saturday, May 30, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Social networking service that lets you post messages, photos, videos and website links and share them with family and friends.
Location
Computer Lab
Library
Fountaindale Public Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 30, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Teens interested in using everything the Vortex has to offer can attend a Vortex orientation session. Learn about all the cool features of our teen space!
Location
Teen Services
Library
Fountaindale Public Library

Title
Date
Sunday, May 31, 2015
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
The Fountaindale Public Library is pleased to host Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War in a special exhibit area outside the 3rd Floor Quiet Reading Room.

This exhibition and tour have been developed by the National Constitution Center, Philadelphia, and the American Library Association Public Programs Office, with the generous support of the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH).
Library
Fountaindale Public Library

Title
Date
Sunday, May 31, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Examine the life and politics of Abraham Lincoln in a program hosted by local historian David Overeem. Look beyond the myth of 'Honest Abe' and you will find a shrewd and decisive leader who's political influence can be felt today.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Fountaindale Public Library

Title
Date
Sunday, May 31, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 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
Monday, June 01, 2015
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
The Fountaindale Public Library is pleased to host Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War in a special exhibit area outside the 3rd Floor Quiet Reading Room.

This exhibition and tour have been developed by the National Constitution Center, Philadelphia, and the American Library Association Public Programs Office, with the generous support of the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH).
Library
Fountaindale Public Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 01, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Learn how to create and use a basic email account.
Location
Computer Lab
Library
Fountaindale Public Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 01, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Join us for a weekly evening knitting and crochet drop-in session. Experienced knitters and crocheters welcome!
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Fountaindale Public Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 01, 2015
Time
6:15 PM - 7:15 PM
Description
Yoga instructor Carole Savard will show you how to relax and stretch at the library. Please bring your own yoga mat or large towel.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Fountaindale Public Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 02, 2015
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
The Fountaindale Public Library is pleased to host Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War in a special exhibit area outside the 3rd Floor Quiet Reading Room.

This exhibition and tour have been developed by the National Constitution Center, Philadelphia, and the American Library Association Public Programs Office, with the generous support of the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH).
Library
Fountaindale Public Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 03, 2015
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
The Fountaindale Public Library is pleased to host Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War in a special exhibit area outside the 3rd Floor Quiet Reading Room.

This exhibition and tour have been developed by the National Constitution Center, Philadelphia, and the American Library Association Public Programs Office, with the generous support of the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH).
Library
Fountaindale Public Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 03, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 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

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 03, 2015
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Concert will be held at Bolingbrook Performing Arts Center, 375 W. Briarcliff Road. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets, and enjoy an hour of songs by Laura Doherty & the Heartbeats.
Location
Off-site; see other information for details
Library
Fountaindale Public Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 03, 2015
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 6 - Monogram Murders by Sophie Hannah
June 3 - Resistant by Michael Palmer
July 1- American Assassin by Vince Flynn
August 5- Blue Screen by Robert Parker
September 2- The Bishop at the Lake by Andrew Greeley





Location
Board Room
Library
Fountaindale Public Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 03, 2015
Time
7:30 PM - 8:15 PM
Description
Join us for ways to work and strengthen your core muscles.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Fountaindale Public Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 04, 2015
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
The Fountaindale Public Library is pleased to host Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War in a special exhibit area outside the 3rd Floor Quiet Reading Room.

This exhibition and tour have been developed by the National Constitution Center, Philadelphia, and the American Library Association Public Programs Office, with the generous support of the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH).
Library
Fountaindale Public Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 04, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Join us for a weekly morning drop in knitting and crochet group.
Location
Board Room
Library
Fountaindale Public Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 04, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
In celebration of Lincoln, we will be showing two films.


5/7/15 - Stealing Lincoln's Body
6/4/15 - Lincoln
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Fountaindale Public Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 04, 2015
Time
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Este clase básica, de un solo tiempo, de dos horas es una clase de introducción a Microsoft Word. Usted recibirá una introducción a un procesador de palabras y aprenderá las características básicas de Word 2010. Cubriremos como abrir un documento, como grabar un documento e imprimir un documento. También cubriremos como cortar y cómo realizar cambios de formato básico.
Location
Computer Lab
Library
Fountaindale Public Library

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Lifetime of Books 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.