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Friends Book Sale

2017-12-01 09:00:00 2017-12-01 17:00:00 America/Chicago Friends Book Sale Geneva Public Library District

Friday, December 01
9:00am - 5:00pm

Add to Calendar 2017-12-01 09:00:00 2017-12-01 17:00:00 America/Chicago Friends Book Sale Geneva Public Library District

Friends Book Sale

TAGS: | Library Event |

Geneva Public Library District

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

Hours
Mon, Feb 18 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Feb 19 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Feb 20 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Feb 21 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Feb 22 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Feb 23 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Feb 24 12:00PM to 5:00PM

About the library

Upcoming events

Tue, Feb 19, All day
Coloring pages for patrons.

Tue, Feb 19, All day
Craft for patrons

Program Room
Tue, Feb 19, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime for children ages 3-6. Limited nametags will be issued 15 minutes prior to storytime.

Tue, Feb 19, 9:30am - 11:30am
Drop in to the Collaboration Zone to create some flowers using recycled book pages.

Program Room
Tue, Feb 19, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Families are invited to enjoy storytime together. Pajamas are optional!

Conference Room
Tue, Feb 19, 7:30pm - 8:45pm
Please come prepared to discuss Educated by Tara Westover.

Program Room
Wed, Feb 20, 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, Feb 20, 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

Program Room
Wed, Feb 20, 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

Program Room
Wed, Feb 20, 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.
This event is full

Meeting Room
Wed, Feb 20, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
It's never too early to start designing your flower beds! Horticulturist Sharon Yiesla will discuss garden design principles and how to use color to make your garden really pop this year.

Program Room
Thu, Feb 21, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime for 2 & 3 year olds with a caregiver. Siblings are welcome. Limited nametags will be issued 15 minutes prior to storytime.

Meeting Room
Thu, Feb 21, 10:00am - 11:30am
Convert your VHS tapes, 8mm cassettes, photos, slides, 8mm film, vinyl or cassette tapes to a digital file.

Meeting Room
Thu, Feb 21, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Author Dennis Depcik will share his touching story of an improbable love between an Army officer and an “insignificant kid” that happened fifty years ago through letters written across an ocean.

Meeting Room
Thu, Feb 21, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
If you're starting to think about colleges, this is the presentation for you. ISAC joins us to go over what to consider when looking at and selecting potential colleges.

Thu, Feb 21, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Go behind the scenes and take a tour of Penrose Brewery. Learn all about the science of making craft beer, and purchase a beverage if you wish! Ages 21+

Fri, Feb 22, All day
Craft for patrons

Fri, Feb 22, All day
Coloring pages for patrons.

Meeting Room
Fri, Feb 22, 9:30am - 10:00am
Drop in for music and movement. Registration is not required.

Meeting Room
Fri, Feb 22, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Use conductive dough to create sculptures that light up LEDs, make sound, and power motors!

Program Room
Sun, Feb 24, 1:00pm - 1:45pm
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.

Program Room
Mon, Feb 25, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime for 2 & 3 year olds with a caregiver. Siblings are welcome. Limited nametags will be issued 15 minutes prior to storytime.

Meeting Room
Mon, Feb 25, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Amazon, Apple and Netflix are just a few of the options available for people who want to cut their cable cord. Find out all the best services as well as streaming devices like Roku and Apple TV.

Meeting Room
Tue, Feb 26, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Friends of the Library book sort. New members always welcome.

Meeting Room
Tue, Feb 26, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Etsy is an online marketplace where you can sell your unique creations. Liz Kirchhoff, librarian and Etsy expert, will show you how to set up a store, manage listings, market items, and more!

Program Room
Tue, Feb 26, 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

Program Room
Wed, Feb 27, 9:30am - 10:00am
Birth-24 months with a caregiver. Limited nametags will be available 15 minutes prior to storytime.

Meeting Room
Wed, Feb 27, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Create a film for the Library's first ever T^2 Film Festival! Snacks will be served and filming materials can be provided.

Program Room
Wed, Feb 27, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Craft your own handmade soaps with loose tea leaves and essential oils.

Meeting Room
Thu, Feb 28, 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 28, 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, Mar 01, 10:00am - 11:00am
Let's celebrate National Pig Day! Meet the pig from If You Give a Pig a Pancake, make a craft, and sample a pancake. Tickets available Feb. 15 for GPLD cardholders, Feb. 22 for non-cardholders.

Meeting Room
Fri, Mar 01, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Create an online treasure map that leads your friends to treasure! After you create, use a map to go on your own quest.

Meeting Room
Sat, Mar 02, 10:00am - 11:00am
Let's celebrate National Pig Day! Meet the pig from If You Give a Pig a Pancake, make a craft, and sample a pancake. Tickets available Feb. 15 for GPLD carholders, Feb. 22 for non-cardholders.

Program Room
Sat, Mar 02, 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!

Mon, Mar 04, 11:00am - 11:30am
Join us at a different Geneva business each month for stories, songs, rhymes, and more.

Program Room
Mon, Mar 04, 6:30pm - 8:45pm
Connect with fellow needlecrafters! Whether you are into knitting, crocheting, cross stitch, or any other needlecraft. Bring your latest project!

Program Room
Tue, Mar 05, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime for children ages 3-6. Limited nametags will be issued 15 minutes prior to storytime.

Conference Room
Tue, Mar 05, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
General Meeting for Geneva Friends of the Library. New members are always welcome.

Program Room
Wed, Mar 06, 9:30am - 10:15am
Celebrate spring by creating a family tree with colorful fingerprint blooms.

Meeting Room
Wed, Mar 06, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
In 1903, Mary Harris "Mother" Jones marched striking mill children from Philadelphia to President Roosevelt's home in Oyster Bay, New York, to advocate the end of child labor.

Program Room
Thu, Mar 07, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime for 2 & 3 year olds with a caregiver. Siblings are welcome. Limited nametags will be issued 15 minutes prior to storytime.

Meeting Room
Thu, Mar 07, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Maximize your college planning with this workshop hosted by My College Planning Team. Academic and financial strategies will be discussed.

Conference Room
Thu, Mar 07, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Board of Trustees Policy Committee Meeting. Public welcome.

Meeting Room
Fri, Mar 08, 9:30am - 10:00am
Drop in for music and movement. Registration is not required.

Program Room
Sat, Mar 09, 10:00am - 10:30am
Families are invited to enjoy storytime together. No registration required.

Program Room
Sat, Mar 09, 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

Program Room
Sun, Mar 10, 1:00pm - 1:45pm
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.

Program Room
Mon, Mar 11, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime for 2 & 3 year olds with a caregiver. Siblings are welcome. Limited nametags will be issued 15 minutes prior to storytime.

Mon, Mar 11, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Drop in to the Collaboration Zone to brighten your day by making a spring wreath using coffee filters and a little paint.

Meeting Room
Mon, Mar 11, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Join us for books, activities, games, and FUN!

Meeting Room
Tue, Mar 12, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Caryl Pripusich, LCSW, will facilitate a conversation about Five Wishes, which brings a holistic approach to a living will by including an individual's care and comfort choices.

Tue, Mar 12, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Personalize your own mug for coffee, tea, or hot chocolate! Join us at any time from 5-7 PM in the Collaboration Zone to pick up your mug.

Rescheduled
Tue, Mar 12, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
New date Tuesday, March 12, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Personalize your own mug for coffee, tea, or hot chocolate! Join us at any time from 5-7 PM in the Collaboration Zone to pick up your mug.

Conference Room
Tue, Mar 12, 6:30pm - 8:15pm
Led by author and teacher Rick Holinger, this workshop welcomes writers of all genres.

Program Room
Tue, Mar 12, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Families are invited to enjoy storytime together. Pajamas are optional!

Orientation Barn
Wed, Mar 13, 10:00am - 10:30am
Meet us at the Orientation Barn at Peck Farm for fun stories and activities.

Meeting Room
Wed, Mar 13, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Friends of the Library book sort. New members always welcome.

Meeting Room
Wed, Mar 13, 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 13, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Convert your VHS tapes, 8mm cassettes, photos, slides, 8mm film, vinyl or cassette tapes to a digital file.

Program Room
Wed, Mar 13, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Using counted cross stitch, create your own harbinger of spring. Beginners welcome!

Wed, Mar 13, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Join us for a lively book discussion and great company. Copies of each title are set aside at the Information Desk the month before the discussion.

Conference Room
Thu, Mar 14, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Come and talk about the love of reading cookbooks. North Wild Kitchen / Nevada Berg Copies will be available at the Information desk.

Program Room
Thu, Mar 14, 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
Thu, Mar 14, 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.

Program Room
Thu, Mar 14, 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.

Program Room
Thu, Mar 14, 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
Thu, Mar 14, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Special guest Julie Jurgens will teach us everything about writing your first resume and giving a killer interview.

Fri, Mar 15, All day
Take & Make Kits are fun crafts you can take home and make on your own time. New kits debut on the 15th of the month, so grab one before they disappear! In March, we're making Book Page Jars.

Program Room
Fri, Mar 15, 9:30am - 11:00am
Please come prepared to discuss The Maltese Falcon by Dashiell Hammett.

Meeting Room
Fri, Mar 15, 9:30am - 10:00am
Drop in for music and movement. Registration is not required.

Program Room
Fri, Mar 15, 1:30pm - 2:00pm
Storytime for children ages 3-6. Limited nametags will be issued 15 minutes prior to storytime.

Meeting Room
Sun, Mar 17, 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 selection is Burnt by the Sun (Russia).

Meeting Room
Mon, Mar 18, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Any board game fans out there? Join us for an evening of tabletop games. Feel free to bring your own games, too! Snacks will be provided.

Tue, Mar 19, 9:30am - 11:30am
Drop in to the Collaboration Zone to make a spring wreath using coffee filters and a little paint.

Program Room
Tue, Mar 19, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime for children ages 3-6. Limited nametags will be issued 15 minutes prior to storytime.

Conference Room
Tue, Mar 19, 7:30pm - 8:45pm
Please come prepared to discuss Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese.

Program Room
Wed, Mar 20, 9:30am - 10:00am
Birth-24 months with a caregiver. Limited nametags will be available 15 minutes prior to storytime.

Meeting Room
Wed, Mar 20, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Create a film for the Library's first ever T^2 Film Festival! Snacks will be served and filming materials can be provided.

Meeting Room
Wed, Mar 20, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Clinical Psychologist Dr. Kimberly Lemke will teach you evidence-based strategies that will give you back control of your sleep, allowing you to have the sleep that you have only dreamed about.

Program Room
Thu, Mar 21, 9:30am - 10:00am
Storytime for 2 & 3 year olds with a caregiver. Siblings are welcome. Limited nametags will be issued 15 minutes prior to storytime.

Meeting Room
Thu, Mar 21, 10:00am - 11:30am
Convert your VHS tapes, 8mm cassettes, photos, slides, 8mm film, vinyl or cassette tapes to a digital file.

Meeting Room
Thu, Mar 21, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Leslie Goddard portrays Queen Elizabeth II, Great Britain's longest-reigning monarch, set at the time of the Queen's silver jubilee.

Meeting Room
Thu, Mar 21, 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/.

Thu, Mar 21, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Personalize your own mug for coffee, tea, or hot chocolate! Join us at any time from 5-7 PM in the Collaboration Zone to pick up your mug.

Thu, Mar 21, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Get ready for the movie madness at Marvel trivia night at Aurelio’s. Order dinner if you wish. Compete in teams of up to six people for ultimate bragging rights.