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Bookmobile Stop: Mark Ave

2024-02-26 17:00:00 2024-02-26 17:45:00 America/Chicago Bookmobile Stop: Mark Ave Parking lot on Mark Ave, near Greater Grace Church, Elgin 5:00-5:45pm Mobile Services -

Monday, February 26
5:00pm - 5:45pm

Add to Calendar 2024-02-26 17:00:00 2024-02-26 17:45:00 America/Chicago Bookmobile Stop: Mark Ave Parking lot on Mark Ave, near Greater Grace Church, Elgin 5:00-5:45pm Mobile Services -

Parking lot on Mark Ave, near Greater Grace Church, Elgin 5:00-5:45pm

The bookmobile will visit each stop every two weeks and will have a variety of materials for checkout including books and movies for all ages. 
You will be able to return your items to the bookmobile or any library branch - no matter where you borrowed your items from. 
Also, you will be able to register for a library card!

AGE GROUP: | All Ages |

EVENT TYPE: | Bookmobile Stop |

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Mobile Services


Hours

Today's hours

We're open 9:00AM to 5:30PM

Mon, Apr 15 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Tue, Apr 16 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Wed, Apr 17 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Thu, Apr 18 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Fri, Apr 19 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Sat, Apr 20 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Sun, Apr 21 9:00AM to 5:30PM

About the Branch

Intermediate level participants will practice conversations in Spanish by doing activities in the library or visiting places in the community to gain confidence and improve their pronunciation. Please register.

If you have any question please send us an email to biblioteca@gailborden.info

¡Sumérgete para aprender español!

Participantes de nivel intermedio practicarán conversaciones en español realizando actividades en la biblioteca o visitando lugares de la comunidad para adquirir confianza y mejorar su pronunciación. Favor registrarse

Si tienes alguna pregunta envíanos un correo electrónico a biblioteca@gailborden.info

 

 

 

 

 

Upcoming Events

Tue, Apr 16, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Main Library - Computer Training Room
New to computers or need a refresher on how to get started? Learn how to use the mouse and keyboard, pick up basic computer skills and browse the internet in this series. Sponsored by Comcast.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Apr 16, 10:30am - 11:00am
South Elgin Branch - South Elgin - Hoffer Room
Join us for stories, rhymes, and songs in this interactive Storytime. Ages 1-3 years old with adult caregiver.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Apr 16, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library - Computer Training Room
Drop in for a consultation with a Career Coach from workNet Batavia! Service available in Spanish. No registration required. Entrenamiento de carrera disponible en español. No hay registro.

Tue, Apr 16, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Living Room
Do you enjoy gardening? Do you have questions or information to share about flower, herb, or vegetable gardening? If so, join our garden chat on the third Tuesday of each month.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Apr 16, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
South Elgin Branch
The concept is simple: turn a piece of garbage into something that can be used again in a different way. For some creating bring in a piece of garbage they turn into something.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Apr 16, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Mobile Services - Sprinter
TechKnow Mobile Stop: Greater Family Health- 373 Summit Street- Elgin IL 60120

Tue, Apr 16, 2:15pm - 3:00pm
Mobile Services - Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Lin Lor Lane – corner of Lin Lor Ln. & Airlite St. - Elgin 60123 – 2:15-3:00

Tue, Apr 16, 3:15pm - 3:45pm
Mobile Services - Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Powder River Park - 1985 Powder River Path – Elgin – 60123 – 3:15-3:45

Tue, Apr 16, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Main Library - Studio 270 Digital Media Lab
Come learn various skills in our digital media lab. March 6 - Intro to DJing March 18 - Greenscreen Shootout April 3 - Songwriters Anonymous April 16 - Canva Crash Course  For teens in grades 9-12.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Apr 16, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Mobile Services - Sprinter
TechKnow Mobile Stop: Mobile Food Pantry- Buena Vista Apartments- 1285 Fleetwood Dr. Elgin, IL 60123

Tue, Apr 16, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Mobile Services - Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Deer Pointe Drive, South Elgin 60177 – 4:00-4:45

Tue, Apr 16, 4:45pm - 5:30pm
South Elgin Branch - South Elgin - Hoffer Room
The concept is simple: turn a piece of garbage into something that can be used again in a different way. For some creating bring in a piece of garbage they turn into something.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Apr 16, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library - Elgin Room
Esta serie cubrirá las preguntas cívicas en preparación para el examen de ciudadanía. Para obtener más información, comuníquese con Maria Vega de YWCA 773-600-2544. Presentado en español.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Apr 16, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library - Studio 270*
Learn how to make an instrumental song from scratch using Logic Pro X or Garageband.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Apr 16, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library - Sally Lee Fox Room
Help out your library and your community by working together on volunteer projects. Grades 6-8. Registration required for each date. One Volunteens Application required for the 2023-2024 school year.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Apr 16, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library - Studio 270
Teens will go through the process of creating a resume.

Tue, Apr 16, 6:15pm - 6:35pm
Main Library - Story Room
Join us for an interactive storytime! Best for kids birth-6 with an adult caregiver. All ages are welcome. Drop-in!

Tue, Apr 16, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Main Library - Grove Room
Participantes de nivel intermedio, practican conversaciones en inglés, adquieren confianza y mejoran su pronunciación. El grupo es liderado por un tutor de Literacy Connection. Favor registrarse
Registration is now closed

Tue, Apr 16, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Main Library - Meadows Community Rooms ABC
Come learn how to make lovely crochet granny squares. Once you know the basics, you can create coasters, blankets and quilts, handbags, cushions and more. The possibilities are endless!
Registration is now closed

Tue, Apr 16, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Main Library - Computer Training Room
In this series, learn the fundamentals of Microsoft Word to create, format, edit and design. Sponsored by Comcast Internet Essentials.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Apr 17, 9:15am - 9:45am
Main Library - Meadows Community Rooms ABC
Families are invited to share stories, rhymes and musical activities together in this interactive storytime. For ages 1-3 with an adult caregiver. Drop-in program! No registration required.

Wed, Apr 17, 10:00am - 10:30am
Main Library - Story Room - South
This fun storytime will include short stories, fingerplays, rhymes, and music movement activities with a parent or caregiver. For ages 12-23 months.

Wed, Apr 17, 10:00am - 10:30am
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Living Room
Join us for stories, rhymes, and songs in this interactive Storytime. Ages 1-3 years old with adult caregiver.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Apr 17, 10:45am - 11:15am
Rakow Branch
Preschoolers will enjoy stories, songs, and activities. Ages 3-5 years old
Registration is now closed

Wed, Apr 17, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Main Library - 2nd Floor - Genealogy
Receive one-on-one genealogy assistance from Elgin Genealogical Society volunteers.

Wed, Apr 17, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Mobile Services - Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Willow Lakes Estates – club house – 161 W. River Road – Elgin 60123 – 2:00-2:45

Wed, Apr 17, 3:15pm - 3:45pm
Mobile Services - Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Highbury Dr., west of Waverly – Elgin 60120 – 3:15-3:45

Wed, Apr 17, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Mobile Services - Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Woodview Circle – corner of Woodview Cr. & Chicago St., Elgin 60120 – 4:00-4:45

Wed, Apr 17, 5:00pm - 5:45pm
Mobile Services - Bookmobile
Bookmobile stop: Crestwood Apts. of Elgin – info office – 45 Poplar Creek Dr. – Elgin 60120 – 5:00-5:45

Wed, Apr 17, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
South Elgin Branch
Come and chat while you craft! Bring your own projects and supplies.

Wed, Apr 17, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library - Elgin Room
Aprende en la biblioteca. Participa con otras personas que hablan español o inglés como primer idioma. Learn at the Library with native English and Spanish speakers.

Wed, Apr 17, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Main Library - Grove Room
All are welcome to read and discuss LGBTQ+ literature. This month, the book discussion on Olga Dies Dreaming will be followed by an online Author Talk featuring the author, Xochitl Gonzalez.

Wed, Apr 17, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library - Meadows Community Rooms ABC
¡Juega el tradicional juego Mexicano de la Lotería, disfruta de refrigerios ligeros y pon a prueba tus conocimientos de la biblioteca con la Lotería de GBPL.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Apr 17, 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Main Library - Sally Lee Fox & Eagle Rooms
Join us for stories, songs, movement activities and a fun craft! Drop-in program!

Wed, Apr 17, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Virtual
Springtime in Italy is a time of fresh, vibrant ingredients and delicious flavors. Cook up some recipe ideas that capture the essence of Italian spring cuisine with cooking instructor Kristyn Slick.

Wed, Apr 17, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Main Library - Conference Room
The Walking Book Club meets weekly on Wednesday evenings at 7:00 pm to walk, followed by the book discussion at 7:45 pm. Interested? Contact Andrea at ahouston@gailborden.info.

Wed, Apr 17, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual
We cannot wait for you to join us as we chat with award-winning and bestselling author Xochitl Gonzalez about her newest novel Anita de Monte Laughs Last. Please register.
Register

Wed, Apr 17, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Main Library - Computer Training Room
Learn how Google Sites allows users to create, design and add function to your own website in this two-part series. Sponsored by Comcast Internet Essentials.
Registration is now closed