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Banned Book Club

2019-07-03 19:00:00 2019-07-03 20:30:00 America/Chicago Banned Book Club Geneva Public Library District

Wednesday, July 03
7:00pm - 8:30pm

Add to Calendar 2019-07-03 19:00:00 2019-07-03 20:30:00 America/Chicago Banned Book Club Geneva Public Library District

Banned Book Club explores censorship and freedom to read. Our list of titles include popular books that have been banned for various reasons across the classic, young adult, childrens', and graphic novel genres. 

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Book Discussions |

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Geneva Public Library District

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

Hours
Mon, Jan 20 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Jan 21 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Jan 22 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Jan 23 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Jan 24 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jan 25 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jan 26 12:00PM to 5:00PM

About the library

Upcoming events

Wed, Jan 22, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Program Room
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.

Wed, Jan 22, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Program Room
Learn travel tricks, products, guidelines, and resources from veteran international traveler, author, and photographer Cynthia Clampitt.

Thu, Jan 23, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Program Room
Storytime for children ages 6 and under features stories, music, activities, and crafts.

Thu, Jan 23, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Program Room
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.

Fri, Jan 24, 9:30am - 9:50am
Program Room
Birth-24 months with a caregiver. Limited nametags will be available 15 minutes prior to storytime.

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

Sat, Jan 25, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Program Room
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

Mon, Jan 27, All day
Our Mini Make It Market is open every day and features a craft as well as coloring and activity pages. Crafts change weekly so come see what's new!

Mon, Jan 27, All day
Our Mini Make It Market is open every day and features a craft as well as coloring and activity pages. Crafts change weekly so come see what's new!

Mon, Jan 27, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
Program Room
Leslie Sann shares powerful tools you can use to become resilient and responsive to life's unexpected challenges.

Tue, Jan 28, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Program Room
Families are invited to enjoy storytime together. Pajamas are optional!

Wed, Jan 29, 9:30am - 10:15am
Program Room
Meet and chat with other families in the area as your babies cruise, play, and wiggle together in this casual drop-in playtime program.

Wed, Jan 29, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Program Room
Join a team of young filmmakers to create a short film! Be a writer, actor, director, cameraperson, video editor, or any combination.

Wed, Jan 29, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Program Room
Use counted cross stitch to make a pretty snowflake, the perfect decoration for this winter season!

Thu, Jan 30, 9:15am - 9:45am
Program Room
Storytime for 2 & 3 year olds with a caregiver. Siblings are welcome. Limited nametags will be issued 15 minutes prior to storytime.

Thu, Jan 30, 10:00am - 10:30am
Program Room
Families are invited to enjoy storytime together.

Sat, Feb 01, 10:00am - 10:30am
Program Room
Families are invited to enjoy storytime together. No registration required.

Sun, Feb 02, 12:30pm - 4:00pm
Program Room
Practice makes perfect! Take a timed SAT practice exam under real test-taking conditions. Please bring your own calculator.

Mon, Feb 03, All day
Our Mini Make It Market is open every day and features a craft as well as coloring and activity pages. Crafts change weekly so come see what's new!

Mon, Feb 03, All day
Our Mini Make It Market is open every day and features a craft as well as coloring and activity pages. Crafts change weekly so come see what's new!

Mon, Feb 03, 9:30am - 9:50am
Program Room
Storytime for 2 & 3 year olds with a caregiver. Siblings are welcome. Limited nametags will be issued 15 minutes prior to storytime.

Mon, Feb 03, 10:00am - 10:20am
Program Room
Storytime for 2 & 3 year olds with a caregiver. Siblings are welcome. Limited nametags will be issued 15 minutes prior to storytime.

Mon, Feb 03, 6:30pm - 8:45pm
Program Room
Connect with fellow needlecrafters at the Library. Bring your latest project!

Wed, Feb 05, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Conference Room
Come to discuss The Color of Earth by Kim Dong Hwa.

Thu, Feb 06, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Program Room
A compilation of 23 classic songs and dances from among the finest in film history.

Thu, Feb 06, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Program Room
Storytime for children ages 6 and under features stories, music, activities, and crafts.

Fri, Feb 07, 9:30am - 9:50am
Program Room
Birth-24 months with a caregiver. Limited nametags will be available 15 minutes prior to storytime.

Fri, Feb 07, 10:00am - 10:20am
Program Room
Birth-24 months with a caregiver. Limited nametags will be available 15 minutes prior to storytime.

Mon, Feb 10, All day
Our Mini Make It Market is open every day and features a craft as well as coloring and activity pages. Crafts change weekly so come see what's new!

Mon, Feb 10, All day
Our Mini Make It Market is open every day and features a craft as well as coloring and activity pages. Crafts change weekly so come see what's new!

Mon, Feb 10, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Program Room
Molly Page will share tips for planning your staycation, discover ideas for your next date night, and learn about a few hidden Chicago gems.

Tue, Feb 11, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Program Room
Families are invited to enjoy storytime together. Pajamas are optional!

Tue, Feb 11, 6:30pm - 8:15pm
Conference Room
Led by author and teacher Rick Holinger, this workshop welcomes writers of all genres.

Wed, Feb 12, 10:00am - 10:30am
Orientation Barn
Meet us at the Orientation Barn at Peck Farm for fun stories and activities.

Wed, Feb 12, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Decorate your own mug with sharpies!

Wed, Feb 12, 3:45pm - 4:00pm
Program Room
Each child who registers will have 15 minutes to read to a certified therapy dog. Please sign up for one date only.

Wed, Feb 12, 4:00pm - 4:15pm
Program Room
Each child who registers will have 15 minutes to read to a certified therapy dog. Please sign up for one date only.
This event is full

Wed, Feb 12, 4:15pm - 4:30pm
Program Room
Each child who registers will have 15 minutes to read to a certified therapy dog. Please sign up for one date only.

Wed, Feb 12, 4:30pm - 4:45pm
Program Room
Each child who registers will have 15 minutes to read to a certified therapy dog. Please sign up for one date only.

Wed, Feb 12, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Program Room
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.

Thu, Feb 13, 9:15am - 9:45am
Program Room
Storytime for 2 & 3 year olds with a caregiver. Siblings are welcome. Limited nametags will be issued 15 minutes prior to storytime.

Thu, Feb 13, 10:00am - 10:30am
Program Room
Families are invited to enjoy storytime together.

Thu, Feb 13, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Conference Room
Come and talk about the love of reading cookbooks. Copies will be available at the Info Desk. Everyone is Italian on Sunday / Rachael Ray

Thu, Feb 13, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Stop by the Collaboration Zone to learn how to fold an origami box! We'll learn some other folded shapes, as well.

Sat, Feb 15, All day
Take & Make Kits are 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!

Sun, Feb 16, 12:30pm - 4:00pm
Program Room
Practice makes perfect! Take a timed ACT practice exam under real test-taking conditions. Please bring your own calculator.

Mon, Feb 17, All day
Our Mini Make It Market is open every day and features a craft as well as coloring and activity pages. Crafts change weekly so come see what's new!

Mon, Feb 17, All day
Our Mini Make It Market is open every day and features a craft as well as coloring and activity pages. Crafts change weekly so come see what's new!

Mon, Feb 17, 9:30am - 9:50am
Program Room
Storytime for 2 & 3 year olds with a caregiver. Siblings are welcome. Limited nametags will be issued 15 minutes prior to storytime.

Mon, Feb 17, 10:00am - 10:20am
Program Room
Storytime for 2 & 3 year olds with a caregiver. Siblings are welcome. Limited nametags will be issued 15 minutes prior to storytime.

Mon, Feb 17, 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Program Room
Get ready to welcome the birds back by listening to stories, doing activities, and making unique, peanut-free bird feeders. Drop-in.

Mon, Feb 17, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Program Room
Would you dare to drink mustard or PB&J-flavored soda? Try our taste test, then create some (more normal-flavored) soda-based drinks of your own.

Mon, Feb 17, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Program Room
Would you dare to drink mustard or PB&J-flavored soda? Try our taste test, then create some (more normal-flavored) soda-based drinks of your own.

Mon, Feb 17, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Program Room
Any board game fans out there? Join us for an evening of tabletop games. Feel free to bring your own games, too!

Tue, Feb 18, 9:30am - 11:30am
Design your own custom mug!

Tue, Feb 18, 7:30pm - 8:45pm
Conference Room
Please come prepared to discuss Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann.

Wed, Feb 19, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Program Room
So you want to be a Dungeon Master? Come to our workshop and get GPLD certified to guide adventures on your own.

Wed, Feb 19, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Program Room
Get your Irish on - we'll be making wreaths to celebrate St. Patrick's Day.
This event is full

Thu, Feb 20, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Program Room
Storytime for children ages 6 and under features stories, music, activities, and crafts.

Fri, Feb 21, 9:30am - 9:50am
Program Room
Birth-24 months with a caregiver. Limited nametags will be available 15 minutes prior to storytime.

Fri, Feb 21, 9:30am - 11:00am
Conference Room
Please come prepared to discuss The Lightkeeper's Daughters by Jean Pendziwol.

Fri, Feb 21, 10:00am - 10:20am
Program Room
Birth-24 months with a caregiver. Limited nametags will be available 15 minutes prior to storytime.