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Adult Chess Club

Saturday, July 13, 2024 at 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Meeting Room A&B at Prospect Heights Public Library District
Program Type:
Games
Age Group:
Adults, 20s and 30s, Seniors
Event Details:

Are you up for a rousing game of chess? Come in and test your mettle against fellow chess players of all skills levels, chat and trade strategies and enjoy some refreshments.

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Calligraphy Club

Monday, July 15, 2024 at 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Meeting Room A&B at Prospect Heights Public Library District
Program Type:
Art, Crafts
Age Group:
Adults, 20s and 30s, Seniors
Event Details:

Feeling rusty and want to brush up on your writing skills? Come in and learn new writing styles every month as we go from learning basic strokes to writing out full sentences! P...

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Chair Yoga

Tuesday, July 16, 2024 at 10:15am - 11:30am
Meeting Room A&B at Prospect Heights Public Library District
Program Type:
Presenter LIVE in the Library
Age Group:
Adults, 20s and 30s, Seniors
Event Details:

Come in for a relaxing class of chair yoga lead by JoAnn Dickson from Body & Brain Yoga Tai Chi.

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NEW: In Stitches Drop-In

Wednesday, July 17, 2024 at 6:30pm - 8:30pm
The LAB at Prospect Heights Public Library District
Program Type:
Crafts, Technology Class
Age Group:
Adults, 20s and 30s
Event Details:

Drop by the Lab with your own knitting, crocheting, cross-stitch, embroidery or other portable project and socialize with others who share similar interests. All experience levels ...

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Nature Speaks: Aanii, Our Relationship with Insects and the Plants they Pollinate

Wednesday, July 17, 2024 at 7:00pm - 8:30pm
either Meeting Room A&B OR via Zoom at Prospect Heights Public Library District
Program Type:
Community, Virtual AND In Person Option
Age Group:
Adults, 20s and 30s, Seniors
Event Details:

So much of our interactions with the environment have to do with our relationships and our perspectives of the beings within the environment. In Western culture insects are often s...

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Prospect Heights Police Department

Thursday, July 18, 2024 at 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Cafe Area at Prospect Heights Public Library District
Age Group:
Adults, 20s and 30s, Seniors, Family, Everyone
Event Details:

Meet the local police and learn about services that they offer to the residence of Prospect Heights.

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Illinois Senator Mark Walker Town Hall Meeting

Thursday, July 18, 2024 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room A&B at Prospect Heights Public Library District
Age Group:
Teens, Adults, 20s and 30s, Seniors, Family
Event Details:

Senator Walker will be highlighting prominent events from the last legislative session in Springfield, followed by a questions and answers session

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Movie: The Meg 2

Friday, July 19, 2024 at 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room A&B at Prospect Heights Public Library District
Program Type:
Movie
Age Group:
Adults, 20s and 30s, Seniors
Event Details:

Jonas Taylor leads a research team on an exploratory dive into the deepest depths of the ocean. Their voyage spirals into chaos when a malevolent mining operati...

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NEW: In Stitches Drop-In

Thursday, July 25, 2024 at 1:00pm - 3:00pm
The LAB at Prospect Heights Public Library District
Program Type:
Crafts, Technology Class
Age Group:
Adults, 20s and 30s
Event Details:

Drop by the Lab with your own knitting, crocheting, cross-stitch, embroidery or other portable project and socialize with others who share similar interests. All experience levels ...

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Buttons

Thursday, July 25, 2024 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
The LAB at Prospect Heights Public Library District
Program Type:
Crafts, Technology Class
Age Group:
Adults, 20s and 30s, Seniors
Event Details:

Learn to use the library's button makers to make your own free button, magnet, or keychain. Please select a graphic and email it to bselep@phpl.info to be prepped for your button! ...

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That One Time Martha Washington's Will Was Stolen

Thursday, July 25, 2024 at 7:00pm - 8:15pm
either Meeting Room A&B OR via Zoom at Prospect Heights Public Library District
Program Type:
History, Presenter LIVE in the Library, Virtual AND In Person Option
Age Group:
Adults, 20s and 30s, Seniors
Event Details:

Remember that one time Martha Washington's will got stolen?  Who knew Civil War looters, patriotic women braying for justice, and the death of a millionaire would set a preced...

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Movie: El olvido que seremos = Memories of my father

Friday, July 26, 2024 at 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Meeting Room A&B at Prospect Heights Public Library District
Program Type:
Movie
Age Group:
Adults, 20s and 30s, Seniors
Event Details:

It dramatizes the true life story of Héctor Abad Gómez, a renowned Colombian doctor and human rights activist in corrupt and chaotic 1970s Medellín, Colombia. A devoted father, ...

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Jigsaw Puzzle Swap

Saturday, July 27, 2024 at 11:00am - 1:00pm
Meeting Room A&B at Prospect Heights Public Library District
Program Type:
Games
Age Group:
Adults, 20s and 30s, Seniors
Event Details:

Do you love doing jigsaw puzzles, but you've run out of new ones? Bring some in and swap them with other puzzle lovers, try something new while enjoying some conversation and refre...

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Summer Reading Pool Party

Saturday, July 27, 2024 at 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Outside at Prospect Heights Public Library District
Age Group:
Youth, Tweens, Teens, Adults, 20s and 30s, Seniors, Family, Everyone
Event Details:

Splish, splash-grab your towel. Join us at the pool to celebrate the end of the library’s Summer Reading program with your family and friends.

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Things Our Grandmas Knew How To Do, But Never Taught Our Moms Like Making Bread

Monday, July 29, 2024 at 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room A&B at Prospect Heights Public Library District
Program Type:
Cooking, Presenter LIVE in the Library
Age Group:
Adults, 20s and 30s, Seniors
Event Details:

Ever wanted to learn how to make bread, but no one in the family knows how to do so because grandma never taught anyone? Come in as Andrea Pracht teaches you how to make it. And...

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Silhouette Cameo Basics: Vinyl Stickers

Tuesday, July 30, 2024 at 7:00pm - 8:30pm
The LAB at Prospect Heights Public Library District
Program Type:
Technology Class
Age Group:
Teens, Adults, 20s and 30s
Event Details:

Learn to use the Silhouette Cameo, an electronic cutter used to make projects on card stock, vinyl, and more. Our project this lesson is creating vinyl stickers with the Cameo. Sup...

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The Falconaires Orchestra Performance

Tuesday, July 30, 2024 at 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Main Library (near windows) at Prospect Heights Public Library District
Program Type:
Concert, Presenter LIVE in the Library
Age Group:
Adults, 20s and 30s, Seniors
Event Details:

Come in and enjoy a concert held by the The Falconaires performing an orchestral concert at the library as they play Big Band style music!  

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Movie: My Big Fat Greek Wedding 3

Friday, August 2, 2024 at 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Meeting Room A&B at Prospect Heights Public Library District
Program Type:
Movie
Age Group:
Adults, 20s and 30s, Seniors
Event Details:

Join the Portokalos family as they travel to a family reunion in Greece for a heartwarming and hilarious trip full of love, twists, and turns MPA rating: PG-13; for suggestive m...

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Mind Games, The Science of Perception Deception

Monday, August 5, 2024 at 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Meeting Room A&B at Prospect Heights Public Library District
Program Type:
Games, Performance, Presenter LIVE in the Library
Age Group:
Adults, 20s and 30s, Seniors
Event Details:

Our brain decides how we perceive everything around us. It finds patterns and solves problems efficiently, except for when it lies to us. In this engaging program, William explores...

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Inkscape Design: In-depth

Wednesday, August 7, 2024 at 1:00pm - 2:00pm
The LAB at Prospect Heights Public Library District
Program Type:
Technology Class
Age Group:
Adults, 20s and 30s, Seniors
Event Details:

Would you like to learn to create designs to be engraved on our Epilog laser? There is a world of possibilities in this small, in-depth class. 2:1 patron to instructor ratio. Prior...

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Calligraphy Club

Wednesday, August 7, 2024 at 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Meeting Room A&B at Prospect Heights Public Library District
Program Type:
Art, Crafts
Age Group:
Adults, 20s and 30s, Seniors
Event Details:

Learn new lettering styles from library staff every month, from learning basic strokes, proportions and letters to writing out full sentences! Pen and paper will be provided by ...

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NEW: In Stitches Drop-In

Wednesday, August 7, 2024 at 6:30pm - 8:30pm
The LAB at Prospect Heights Public Library District
Program Type:
Crafts, Technology Class
Age Group:
Teens, Adults, 20s and 30s, Seniors
Event Details:

Drop by the Lab with your own knitting, crochet, cross-stitch, embroidery or other portable project and socialize with others who share similar interests. All experience levels wel...

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NEW: Quilting Club/Guild

Thursday, August 8, 2024 at 12:30pm - 3:00pm
The LAB at Prospect Heights Public Library District
Program Type:
Crafts, Technology Class
Age Group:
Adults, 20s and 30s
Event Details:

Drop-in to the Quilting Club/Guild. All ability levels welcome from beginner to expert. Please note there will not be any formal lessons. Bring your own sewing machines and project...

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Inkscape Design: In-depth

Thursday, August 8, 2024 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
The LAB at Prospect Heights Public Library District
Program Type:
Technology Class
Age Group:
Adults, 20s and 30s, Seniors
Event Details:

Would you like to learn to create designs to be engraved on our Epilog laser? There is a world of possibilities in this small, in-depth class. 2:1 patron to instructor ratio. Prior...

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