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Gail Borden Public Library and Elgin History Trivia Night

150th Anniversary Celebration

2024-05-23 18:30:00 2024-05-23 19:30:00 America/Chicago Gail Borden Public Library and Elgin History Trivia Night Test your knowledge of local history with historian Jerry Turnquist. Participants can use a smartphone or a device (limited quantity) provided by the library to answer questions. Please Register Main Library - Meadows Community Rooms ABC

Thursday, May 23
6:30pm - 7:30pm

Add to Calendar 2024-05-23 18:30:00 2024-05-23 19:30:00 America/Chicago Gail Borden Public Library and Elgin History Trivia Night Test your knowledge of local history with historian Jerry Turnquist. Participants can use a smartphone or a device (limited quantity) provided by the library to answer questions. Please Register Main Library - Meadows Community Rooms ABC

Main Library

Meadows Community Rooms ABC

Test your knowledge of local history with historian Jerry Turnquist. Participants can use a smartphone or a device (limited quantity) provided by the library to answer questions. Please Register

Attendees may work alone or with a partner, or just watch!

AGE GROUP: | High School | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Older Adult Interest | History | Adult Programs |

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Phone: 847-742-2411

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We're open 12:00PM to 5:00PM

Mon, Jun 17 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Jun 18 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Jun 19 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Jun 20 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Jun 21 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jun 22 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Jun 23 12:00PM to 5:00PM

Upcoming Events

Mon, Jun 24, 9:00am - 9:30am
Mobile Services
Join us at our Summer stops!

Mon, Jun 24, 9:45am - 10:15am
Mobile Services
Join us at our Summer stops!

Mon, Jun 24, 10:00am - 10:30am
Main Library - Meadows Community Rooms ABC
Join us for an interactive storytime! Best for kids birth-6 with an adult caregiver. All ages are welcome. Drop-in!

Mon, Jun 24, 10:30am - 11:00am
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Mon, Jun 24, 11:00am - 11:45am
Main Library - Sally Lee Fox & Eagle Rooms
Did you know that June 21st is World Giraffe Day? Let's get together and learn about these beautiful, long-legged, gentle giants and do some giraffe related activities.
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Mon, Jun 24, 11:15am - 11:45am
Mobile Services
Join us at our Summer stops

Mon, Jun 24, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Mobile Services - Sprinter
TechKnow Mobile Stop: Cornerstone Park, 1540 Mulberry Ln, Elgin, IL 60123

Mon, Jun 24, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Main Library
Dive in to learn Spanish! Intermediate level participants will practice conversations in Spanish by doing activities in the library or visiting places in the community.
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Mon, Jun 24, 12:00pm - 12:30pm
Mobile Services
Join us at our Summer stops!

Mon, Jun 24, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Living Room
Join the Rakow Readers for a lively book discussion in the Shales Living Room of the Rakow Branch Library.

Mon, Jun 24, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library - Studio 270*
Sew your own DIY bags, pillows, and more! We will be sewing a different item each Monday in June. Registration Required
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Mon, Jun 24, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Mobile Services
Bookmobile stop: Old Oaks Estates – 850 Villa St. – corner of Nancy Ann & Suzanne Ln. – Elgin 60120 – 3:00-3:45

Mon, Jun 24, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Main Library - Sally Lee Fox & Eagle Rooms
Did you know that June 21st is World Giraffe Day? Let's get together and learn about these beautiful, long-legged, gentle giants and do some giraffe related activities.
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Mon, Jun 24, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Mobile Services
Hastings St, near the school. Elgin

Mon, Jun 24, 5:00pm - 5:45pm
Mobile Services
Bookmobile stop: St. Francis Park – near Jefferson and Spring Streets – Elgin 60120 – 5:00-5:45

Mon, Jun 24, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Main Library - Computer Training Room
In this series, learn how to use Microsoft Excel to manipulate, format, and organize numbers and other types of data. Sponsored by Comcast Internet Essentials.
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