Come honor the winners of our Bookmark Contest! Matthew Cordell, author and illustrator, will present, followed by a ceremony honoring our winners and honorable mentions, and then refreshments! All bookmark entries will be up for display.
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Got some stuff? Learn how to make money selling on eBay and Amazon. As a successful Internet entrepreneur with over 3,500 eBay and Amazon transactions Jack Waddick will share his step-by-step plan for getting started. This fun and informative session will include real time demos on eBay and Amazon as well as time for your questions. No technical mumbo jumbo everyone is welcome!
Even when you are careful with your personal information, you can still be a victim of identity theft. Reduce your risk by managing your personal information wisely. This program will demonstrate customer vulnerabilities and how to reduce the victimization process. Presenter: Dedra Thomas, Consumer and Family Economics, University of Illinois Extension. Registration required. A Money Smart program.
Learn ways to address the interview questions that relate to past employer, supervisor, working conditions and separation status with the focus on positive content and accurate yet pleasing replies.
Kids in grades K-8 can drop in and learn chess or improve your skills in this fun after school activity. Mr. Chris will help you learn everything from the names of the pieces to winning strategies. Caregivers need to stay in the room with children through grade 2.
Learn the benefits of the state's 529 prepaid tuition program. The nonprofit Illinois Student Assistance Commission offers this educational presentation about college funding and saving to students, parents and grandparents. Ample time for questions will follow.
Genealogist and author Steve Szabados, discusses where one's ancestors were naturalized as the key to finding their records, covering traditional and online sources.
Chicago research journalist Kari Lydersen presents a slide-lecture based on based on her latest book, appraising the combative mayor and his agenda.
New Release Movie - 42, Rated PG-13, 128 min. - History was made in 1947, when Jackie Robinson broke the professional baseball race barrier to become the first African American MLB player of the modern era.