Dead Presidents

Sunday, June 19, 2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
Author, public radio host, and former DGPL staffer Brady Carlson joins us to talk about his new book, Dead Presidents: An American Adventure Into The Strange Deaths and Surprising Afterlives of Our Nation's Leaders. 38 of our presidents may be gone, but as Carlson writes, there's a world of monuments, memorials, and more around the dead presidents that's very much alive.

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mdoornbos@dglibrary.org
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Open Storytime

Monday, June 20, 2016 -
9:30am to 10:00am

Featuring picture books, songs, and activities, open storytime is designed for preschoolers to promote early literacy and vocabulary skills. Parent involvement is an important part of this storytime, and attending children must be accompanied by an adult. 

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Cupcake Decorating: Younger Kids

Monday, June 20, 2016 -
11:00am to 11:45am

Help us celebrate the library's birthday by decorating your own cupcakes: frosting, gummies, sprinkles, and chocolate oh my! Program Room. Limit 15.

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kidsdesk@dglibrary.org
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Cupcake Decorating: Older Kids

Monday, June 20, 2016 -
1:00pm to 1:45pm

Help us celebrate the library's birthday by decorating your own cupcakes: frosting, gummies, sprinkles, and chocolate oh my! Program Room. Limit 15.

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Google Docs Overview

Monday, June 20, 2016 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm
An overview of Google documents, spreadsheets, and presentations. Advance registration with a Downers Grove Library card is required.

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mmogavero@dglibrary.org
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Open Storytime

Tuesday, June 21, 2016 -
9:30am to 10:00am

Featuring picture books, songs, and activities, open storytime is designed for preschoolers to promote early literacy and vocabulary skills. Parent involvement is an important part of this storytime, and attending children must be accompanied by an adult. 

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Chris McBrien's Puppet Show

Tuesday, June 21, 2016 -
6:00pm to 6:45pm

See the man of 1,000 voices perform his "Read to Succeed" comedic puppet show! Children must attend with an adult. Meeting Room. Group Limit: 100.

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Open Infant Storytime

Wednesday, June 22, 2016 -
9:30am to 10:00am

Parents with babies who are not yet walking will enjoy songs, stories, and movement activities selected to promote early literacy, vocabulary, and motor skills. Group limit: 70. Only one child per adult.

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