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The World of Pooh

All Ages

2017-11-21 10:30:00 2017-11-21 11:30:00 America/Chicago The World of Pooh Geneva Public Library District

Tuesday, November 21
10:30am - 11:30am

Add to Calendar 2017-11-21 10:30:00 2017-11-21 11:30:00 America/Chicago The World of Pooh Geneva Public Library District

American Eagle Productions presents a live musical theater performance featuring Winnie the Pooh, Piglet, Rabbit, Kanga, Roo, Tigger, and Eeyore in three of A.A. Milne’s classic Pooh tales. Tickets available beginning Tuesday, November 7 for GPLD cardholders.

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Geneva Public Library District

Phone: 630 232-0780
Fax: 630 232-0881

Hours
Mon, Feb 19 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Feb 20 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Feb 21 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Feb 22 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Feb 23 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Feb 24 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Feb 25 12:00PM to 5:00PM

About the library

Upcoming events

Meeting Room
Mon, Feb 19, 9:30am - 10:00am
Drop in music and movement for ages 3 and under. Registration not required.

Program Room
Mon, Feb 19, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime for 2 & 3 year olds with a caregiver. Siblings are welcome. Nametags will be available 15 minutes prior to storytime as space is limited in our program room.

Meeting Room
Mon, Feb 19, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Celebrate the 2018 Winter Olympics with some fun indoor games and crafts! Wear comfortable clothing as we will be active.
This event is full

Program Room
Mon, Feb 19, 1:15pm - 1:45pm
Storytime for children ages 3-6. Nametags will be available 15 minutes prior to storytime as space is limited in our program room.

Canceled
Mon, Feb 19, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Baking can be complicated...or SUPER easy. Learn some cozy no-bake and microwave-only recipes that you can make with five ingredients or less!

Meeting Room
Mon, Feb 19, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Any board game fans out there? Join us for an evening of tabletop games, like Settlers of Catan or Exploding Kittens. Feel free to bring your own games, too! Snacks will be provided.

Program Room
Tue, Feb 20, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime for children ages 3-6. Nametags will be available 15 minutes prior to storytime as space is limited in our program room.

Program Room
Tue, Feb 20, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
This drop-in program invites families of all ages to enjoy storytime together. Pajamas are optional!

Meeting Room
Tue, Feb 20, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Learn how to use advanced features of MS Word 2016 to create professional looking documents. Topics include templates, tables, clip art, and other formatting features.

Conference Room
Tue, Feb 20, 7:30pm - 8:45pm
Please come prepared to discuss The Tortilla Curtain by T. Coraghessan Boyle.

Wed, Feb 21, 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Join us at the Chilled Palette for an evening of fun while you create your own painting! Beverages will be available for purchase if you wish.
This event is full

Meeting Room
Wed, Feb 21, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Michelle Nichols from the Adler Planetarium will present some of the well-known and not-so-well-known images and science from the last 25 years of the Hubble Space Telescope's mission.

Program Room
Wed, Feb 21, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
The Guild is facilitating a showing of the DVD, "Saving Vincent."

Program Room
Thu, Feb 22, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime for 2 & 3 year olds with a caregiver. Siblings are welcome. Nametags will be available 15 minutes prior to storytime as space is limited in our program room.

Meeting Room
Thu, Feb 22, 10:00am - 11:30am
Do you have 8mm film, slides, audiocassettes, videotapes, or print photos that you would love to digitize? This hands-on class will show you how to protect these mementos by making digital copies.

Meeting Room
Thu, Feb 22, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Experiment with coding using Scratch during this open lab time. Visit this website before the program to create a login: https://scratch.mit.edu/.

Meeting Room
Thu, Feb 22, 6:15pm - 9:30pm
Training session #3 of 4.

Rescheduled
Thu, Feb 22, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
New date Thursday, February 15, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
The public is welcome to attend. Minutes of past meetings and the current agenda can be found on the Library web page at www.gpld.org.

Meeting Room
Fri, Feb 23, 9:30am - 10:00am
Drop in music and movement for ages 3 and under. Registration not required.

Program Room
Fri, Feb 23, 9:30am - 10:00am
Birth-24 months with a caregiver. Limited nametags will be available 15 minutes prior to storytime.

Meeting Room
Fri, Feb 23, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Become a tour guide and navigate your way through your neighborhood, favorite hangout or vacation spot using Google Maps.

Program Room
Sat, Feb 24, 12:00pm - 12:20pm
Reserve a 20 minute time slot to discuss employment-related topics such as a resume review, a mock interview, and more with Bob Schlacks, 20+ years Human Resources experience with AT&T.
This event is full

Program Room
Sat, Feb 24, 12:20pm - 12:40pm
Reserve a 20-minute time slot to discuss employment-related topics such as a resume review, a mock interview, and more with Bob Schlacks, who has 20+ years of human resources experience with AT&T.

Program Room
Sat, Feb 24, 12:40pm - 1:00pm
Reserve a 20-minute time slot to discuss employment-related topics such a resume review, a mock interview, and more with Bob Schlacks, who has 20+ years of human resources experiene with AT&T.

Program Room
Sat, Feb 24, 1:00pm - 1:20pm
Reserve a 20-minute time slot to discuss employment-related topics such as a resume review, a mock interview, and more with Bob Schlacks, who has 20+ years of human resources experience with AT&T.

Program Room
Sat, Feb 24, 1:20pm - 1:40pm
Reserve a 20-minute time to discuss employment--related topics such as a resume review, a mock interview, and more with Bob Schlacks, who has 20+ years of human resources experience with AT&T.
This event is full

Program Room
Sat, Feb 24, 1:40pm - 2:00pm
Reserve a 20-minute time slot to discuss employment-related topics such as a resume review, a mock interview, and more with Bob Schlacks, who has 20+ years of human resources experience with AT&T.

Program Room
Sat, Feb 24, 2:00pm - 2:20pm
Reserve a 20-minute time slot to discuss employment-related topics such as a resume review, a mock interview, and more with Bob Schlacks, who has 20+ years of human resources experience with AT&T.

Program Room
Sat, Feb 24, 2:20pm - 2:40pm
Reserve a 20-minute time slot to discuss employment-related topics such as a resume review, a mock interview, and more with Bob Schlacks, who has 20+ years of human resources experience with AT&T.

Program Room
Sat, Feb 24, 2:40pm - 3:00pm
Reserve a 20-minute time slot to discuss employment-related topics such as a resume review, a mock interview, and more with Bob Schlacks, who has 20+ years of human resources experience with AT&T.

Program Room
Sat, Feb 24, 3:00pm - 3:20pm
Reserve a 20-minute time slot to discuss employment-related topics such as a resume review, a mock interview, and more with Bob Schlacks, who has 20+ years of human resources experience with AT&T.

Program Room
Sat, Feb 24, 3:20pm - 3:40pm
Reserve a 20-minute time slot to discuss employment-related topics such as a resume review, a mock interview, and more with Bob Schlacks, who has 20+ years of human resources experience with AT&T.

Program Room
Sat, Feb 24, 3:40pm - 4:00pm
Reserve a 20-minute time slot to discuss employment-related topics such as a resume review, a mock interview, and more with Bob Schlacks, who has 20+ years of human resources experience with AT&T.

Meeting Room
Mon, Feb 26, 9:30am - 10:00am
Drop in music and movement for ages 3 and under. Registration not required.

Program Room
Mon, Feb 26, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime for 2 & 3 year olds with a caregiver. Siblings are welcome. Nametags will be available 15 minutes prior to storytime as space is limited in our program room.

Program Room
Mon, Feb 26, 1:15pm - 1:45pm
Storytime for children ages 3-6. Nametags will be available 15 minutes prior to storytime as space is limited in our program room.

Program Room
Mon, Feb 26, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
This group is the ultimate team-up of middle schoolers and high schoolers who want to help the community, make friends, share their ideas, and make a difference at the Library.

Program Room
Tue, Feb 27, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime for children ages 3-6. Nametags will be available 15 minutes prior to storytime as space is limited in our program room.

Meeting Room
Tue, Feb 27, 4:00pm - 5:15pm
Back by popular demand, it's the ultimate cupcake-decorating showdown!
This event is full

Program Room
Tue, Feb 27, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
This drop-in program invites families of all ages to enjoy storytime together. Pajamas are optional!

Thu, Mar 01, All day
Celebrating World Compliment Day with a drop-in craft.

Program Room
Thu, Mar 01, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime for 2 & 3 year olds with a caregiver. Siblings are welcome. Nametags will be available 15 minutes prior to storytime as space is limited in our program room.

Meeting Room
Thu, Mar 01, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Can you uncover the identity of the murderer loose in the Library…before it’s too late? Bring your sleuthing skills to this live action mystery event.

Meeting Room
Fri, Mar 02, 9:30am - 10:30am
Join us to play Minecraft on the Library’s server. We’ll play in creative mode, where all resources are provided so you’re free to craft and build. Please register for only one timeslot.

Program Room
Fri, Mar 02, 9:30am - 10:00am
Birth-24 months with a caregiver. Limited nametags will be available 15 minutes prior to storytime.

Meeting Room
Fri, Mar 02, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Join us to play Minecraft on the Library’s server. We’ll play in creative mode, where all resources are provided so you’re free to craft and build. Please register for only one timeslot.

Meeting Room
Fri, Mar 02, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join us to play Minecraft on the Library’s server. We’ll play in creative mode, where all resources are provided so you’re free to craft and build. Please register for only one timeslot.

Meeting Room
Fri, Mar 02, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Build and break blocks on the Library's very own Minecraft server. All experience levels are welcome.

Program Room
Sat, Mar 03, 10:00am - 10:30am
Families are invited to enjoy storytime together. No registration required.

Program Room
Mon, Mar 05, 6:30pm - 8:45pm
Connect with knitting-lovers at the Library! Whether you are a beginner or experienced knitter, this casual club is for you. Bring your latest project!

Meeting Room
Mon, Mar 05, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Learn how to put your best foot forward in this interview workshop presented by Bob Schlacks. Stay after for a follow-up on putting together an all-star resume!

Meeting Room
Mon, Mar 05, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
The second part of our first-time job workshop. Bob Schlacks will teach us how to put together an all-star resume, after he's helped you perfect your interview technique.

Meeting Room
Tue, Mar 06, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Do you have 8mm film, slides, audiocassettes, videotapes, or print photos that you would love to digitize? This class will show you how to protect these mementos by making digital copies.

Meeting Room
Wed, Mar 07, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
In honor of Women's History Month, professional storyteller and actress, Paddy Lynn, portrays author and humanitarian, Harriet Beecher Stowe in this insightful and emotional one-woman presentation.

Thu, Mar 08, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Come and talk about the love of reading cookbooks. This month we will feature the food blogger David Lebovitz's cookbook MY PARIS KITCHEN. Copies will be available at the information desk.

Program Room
Thu, Mar 08, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Cardboard boxes provide endless possibilities for the imagination. Let's put our creative brains to work and create some fun cardboard characters with accessories. What will you dream up?

Thu, Mar 08, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Do you have what it takes to be a champion? Test your knowledge at our trivia night at Aurelio’s. Order dinner if you wish. Compete in teams of up to six people for ultimate bragging rights.

Meeting Room
Thu, Mar 08, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Join us as we view this documentary which reveals how tech time impacts kids' development and offers solutions on how adults can empower kids to best navigate the digital world and find balance.

Meeting Room
Fri, Mar 09, 9:30am - 10:00am
Drop in music and movement for ages 3 and under. Registration not required.

Friendship Hall
Fri, Mar 09, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
The Chicago Rovers, a singing trio who perform traditional, contemporary, and original Celtic-oriented music, will delight you with their tight harmonies, fun singalongs, and great musicianship!

Meeting Room
Sat, Mar 10, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Meet Geneva businesses and organizations that are looking for seasonal or part-time employees! Both employment and volunteer opportunities will be represented.

Program Room
Sat, Mar 10, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Whether you love to play chess or have never played before, our Chess Club volunteer will provide tips for chess players at all levels, grades K-8
This event is full

Program Room
Sun, Mar 11, 1:30pm - 2:15pm
This small-group storytime is designed for children with sensory processing issues and varied learning abilities. Activities engage the senses through books, music and movement. Siblings are welcome.

Meeting Room
Sun, Mar 11, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Sarah Consdorf and her Early Childhood Education students from Geneva High School will offer hands-on learning stations with tips and tools for those looking to build up their childcare skills.

Meeting Room
Mon, Mar 12, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Join us for books, activities, games, and FUN! Each month will feature a different theme.

Meeting Room
Mon, Mar 12, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with Terry Lynch, son of Erin, as he shares folktales from The Emerald Isle that bring to life the traditions of fairies, banshees, and leprechauns!

Meeting Room
Tue, Mar 13, 10:00am - 11:00am
Join us for this open-ended playtime geared toward exploration and socialization. Activity stations help boost your child’s reading readiness skills. Younger siblings are welcome.

Meeting Room
Tue, Mar 13, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Want to spruce up your space? Interior designer Shelly Mocchi will give us pro tips for designing a cozy space that you'll love!

Program Room
Tue, Mar 13, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Learn about the Cloud and how to use Google Drive to store files and information.

Conference Room
Wed, Mar 14, 10:00am - 11:00am
Are you interested in writing your memories for family and friends or trying your hand at poetry? Join us for an exchange of writings and ideas in this new monthly writing group just for seniors.

Orientation Barn
Wed, Mar 14, 10:00am - 10:30am
Meet us in the Orientation Barn at Peck Farm for stories and activities.

Program Room
Wed, Mar 14, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Want to make a difference at the library? Share your ideas and earn volunteer hours while doing it! We’ll snack as we plan programs and decorations.

Meeting Room
Wed, Mar 14, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
My College Planning Team returns to discuss how to find the best-fit college that will work for you. We'll cover selecting college majors, and scholarship searches.

Wed, Mar 14, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Copies of each title are set aside at the Information Desk the month before the discussion.

Meeting Room
Thu, Mar 15, 10:00am - 11:30am
Do you have 8mm film, slides, audiocassettes, videotapes, or print photos that you would love to digitize? This class will show you how to protect these mementos by making digital copies.

Meeting Room
Thu, Mar 15, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Love acting, but not sure about science? Love Science, but not sure about acting? Love acting and science?! This workshop is for you!

Meeting Room
Thu, Mar 15, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Go beyond the usual corned beef and cabbage with Chef Susan Maddox as she explores contemporary Irish cuisine. Recipes and tasty samples will be shared.

Program Room
Fri, Mar 16, 9:30am - 11:00am
Please come prepared to discuss The Spy Who Came in from the Cold by John le Carré.

Meeting Room
Fri, Mar 16, 9:30am - 10:00am
Drop in music and movement for ages 3 and under. Registration not required.

Program Room
Sat, Mar 17, 10:00am - 10:30am
Families are invited to enjoy storytime together. No registration required.

Program Room
Sat, Mar 17, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Into anime, manga and comics? Need a fandom fix? We'll discuss our favorite series, watch clips, make a cosplay craft and enjoy some oishii okashi (delicious snacks) from Japan!

Meeting Room
Sun, Mar 18, 1:00pm - 3:15pm
Appreciate the art of cinema? Join us to watch and discuss a foreign film led by members of Geneva’s International Cultural Exchange Committee. This month's film is Babette's Feast (Denmark).

501 W. State Street, Geneva
Mon, Mar 19, 10:00am - 10:30am
Join us at The PrivateBank, located at 501 W. State Street, Geneva for stories, songs, rhymes, and more.

Mon, Mar 19, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Need a study break? Stop by the Collaboration Zone between 4 PM and 6 PM on 3/19 or 3/21 and try out a sewing project! We'll also have a sewing machine if you want to learn how to use it (optional).

Meeting Room
Mon, Mar 19, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Any board game fans out there? Join us for an evening of tabletop games, like Settlers of Catan or Exploding Kittens. Feel free to bring your own games, too! Snacks will be provided.

Program Room
Mon, Mar 19, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Using some fabric scraps, dried lavender, and a sewing machine, make a lavender sachet to add a delicate scent to your closet. Sewing beginners are welcome!

Tue, Mar 20, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Drop into our Collaboration Zone to make your own stress ball. Get some stress relief during tax time!

Conference Room
Tue, Mar 20, 7:30pm - 8:45pm
Please come prepared to discuss The Martian by Andy Weir.

Program Room
Wed, Mar 21, 3:45pm - 4:00pm
Children grades 1-5 can brush up reading skills with the help of gentle furry friends. Each child who registers will have 15 minutes to read to a certified therapy dog. Sign up for one date only.
This event is full

Program Room
Wed, Mar 21, 4:00pm - 4:15pm
Children grades 1-5 can brush up reading skills with the help of gentle furry friends. Each child who registers will have 15 minutes to read to a certified therapy dog. Sign up for one date only.
This event is full

Wed, Mar 21, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Need a study break? Stop by the Collaboration Zone between 4 PM and 6 PM on 3/19 or 3/21 and try out a sewing project! We'll also have a sewing machine if you want to learn how to use it (optional).

Program Room
Wed, Mar 21, 4:15pm - 4:30pm
Children grades 1-5 can brush up reading skills with the help of gentle furry friends. Each child who registers will have 15 minutes to read to a certified therapy dog. Sign up for one date only.
This event is full

Meeting Room
Wed, Mar 21, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Love Mad Libs? Let's get wacky and create a variety stories together. One story will be performed live for a big finish!

Program Room
Wed, Mar 21, 4:30pm - 4:45pm
Children grades 1-5 can brush up reading skills with the help of gentle furry friends. Each child who registers will have 15 minutes to read to a certified therapy dog. Sign up for one date only.

Meeting Room
Wed, Mar 21, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
No Olympics proved more fascinating than the 1936 Summer Games. Craig Pierce will relate ten tales of American grit and determination in the shadow of Hitler's rising reign of terror.