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Seniors

  • Socially Distanced Tutoring

    Need a socially distanced tutor this year? Brainfuse's HelpNow provides students with live tutors from 2-11 pm daily.
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  • We're Open

    We're excited to announce that we reopened the building to the community on July 19, with specific guidelines and modifications to keep you—and everyone—safe.

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  • Curbside Pickup

    For those who do not feel comfortable coming into the library, we are offering curbside pickup of holds. If you have received a notice that your holds are ready to pick up, you may now schedule curbside pickup online or in our app. Available Mon-Sat from 10 am-2 pm.

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  • Browsing Bundles

    We know you’re hungry for fresh books and movies! Let us surprise you with a handpicked book bundle ready to pick up within days.

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Next Events

Tuesday, September 29, 2020 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Wednesday, September 30, 2020 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Friday, October 2, 2020 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Monday, October 5, 2020 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Wednesday, October 7, 2020 - 9:30am to 11:00am

Programs & Clubs

Senior Friendly Events
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We host some of your favorite presenters and discussion topics that will enrich, enlighten, and entertain you.

Tuesday, September 29, 2020 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Learn the benefits of whole food plant-based nutrition with board-certified nutritionist and author Carol D’Anca. Signup required through Zoom.
Friday, October 2, 2020 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Learn simple design principles as well as friendly native plants for your garden in this U of I Extension Cook County program led by horticulture educator Nancy Kreith. Signup required through Zoom.
Monday, October 5, 2020 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Get an overview of Medicare Part D, including eligibility, enrollment, and its benefits with community educator and licensed insurance representative Diane Adduci. Signup required through Zoom.

Book Discussion: The Mountains Sing

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Wednesday, October 14, 2020 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Join us online to discuss The Mountains Sing by Nguyen Phan Que Mai. Signup required through Zoom.

Book Discussion: The Lager Queen of Minnesota

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Thursday, October 15, 2020 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm
Join us online to discuss The Lager Queen of Minnesota by J. Ryan Stradal. Signup required through Zoom.

Book Discussion: The Starless Sea

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Friday, November 6, 2020 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Join us online to discuss: The Starless Sea by Erin Morgenstern. Signup required through Zoom.

Book Discussion: A Woman of No Importance

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Wednesday, November 11, 2020 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Join us online to discuss A Woman of No Importance by Sonia Purnell. Signup required through Zoom.

Movie Discussion: Donnie Darko

  • Virtual Event

    Wednesday, October 14, 2020 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
    Watch at home and join us online through Zoom to discuss on October 14. Signup required. 2001 | R | 114 minutes | Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi Watch here: https://tplibrary.kanopy.com/video/donnie-darko-0

Virtual Movie Discussion Group

  • Dr. Strangelove

    Wednesday, November 11, 2020 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
    Watch at home and join us online through Zoom to discuss on November 11. Signup required. 1964 | PG | 95 minutes | Comedy