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  • Let's Play
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Local Authors ProgramLocal Author Event

Saturday, April 19 from 9:45 am - 2:30 pm

9:45 Diana Soto and Will Carpenter
   Title: Rekindling the Power of Imagination: School of Sunconsciousness

10:00 John Massa
   Title: Spartanica by Powers Molinar

10:15 Charlotte Renehan
   Titles: Grayslake and Avon Township
             Absent But Ever Present : a Compilation of Information About the People Buried in the Grayslake, Illinois Cemetery
             The Canning Factories of Grayslake
             Memories of Lakeview School

10:30 Tina Schwartz
    Titles: Salmon Fishing
              Freshwater Fishing
              Bass Fishing
              Deep-Sea Fishing
              Ice Fishing
              Motocross Freestyle
              Organ Transplants
              Writing and Publishing

10:45 John Wasik
    Titles: Keynes's Way to Wealth : Timeless Investment Lessons From the Great Economist
              The Merchant of Power : Samuel Insull, Thomas Edison, and the Creation of the Modern Metropolis
              The Cul-de-sac Syndrome : Turning Around the Unsustainable American Dream

11:00 Gregg Hangebrauck
    Title: Spider Lake

11:15 Kelly Peloza
    Title: Cheers to Vegan Sweets

11:30: Sherri Rinker
    Titles: Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site
              Steam Train, Dream Train

11:45: Jane Hoppe
    Title: Beyond Betrayal

12:00 pm – 1:15 pm: Cake Celebration in Lobby

1:30 pm – 2:30 pm: Author round table: Q and A from community

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Author Check

Want to know when the library has ordered a new title by your favorite best-selling author? Author Check allows patrons to make a list of their favorite authors through the library’s website, receive an email notice when the library orders a new title, and allow patrons to place their own holds. Click here or on the icon above to go directly to the site. Please note that Author Check is replacing our Rapid Reserves program.

Museum Pass Program Icon

History and culture that excite and inspire, gardens that engage and soothe, hands-on discovery that educates and entertains – all of these and more are waiting for you. Use your library card to receive a Museum Adventure Pass, and get free admission or a special discount, depending on location, at one of the Chicago area museums. Get your pass at the Adult Reference Desk.

Click here to find out more about this great program!