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Monday August 21, 2017
   1:00 PM Winnie the Pooh's Birthday Party  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Ages 3 & Up

Registration Required

Celebrate Winnie the Pooh’s Birthday with a teddy bear picnic.  Bring your favorite teddy or stuffed animal to enjoy party games and delicious food.

 

    Location: Meeting Room
   7:00 PM Board Meeting  
    Contact: Victoria Tracy   (708) 579-1844   vtracy@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

The regular meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Hodgkins Public Library Distrct. This meeting is open to the public. 

    Location: Meeting Room

Tuesday August 22, 2017
   6:00 PM  -  7:50 PM ESL  
    Contact: Alicia Jackson   708.579.1844   ajackson@hodgkinslibrary.org
    Location: Meeting Room

Thursday August 24, 2017
   6:00 PM  -  7:50 PM ESL  
    Contact: Alicia Jackson   708.579.1844   ajackson@hodgkinslibrary.org
    Location: Meeting Room
   6:00 PM  -  7:50 PM ESL  
    Contact: Alicia Jackson   708.579.1844   ajackson@hodgkinslibrary.org
    Location: Meeting Room

Friday August 25, 2017
   3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Rock on Rock Club  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

K & Up

Ever thought about starting a rock collection? Come to this club and learn about different rocks and minerals. Take home a sample to add to your own collection.

    Location: Meeting Room
   5:00 PM Movie, Food & Fun  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

All Ages

Skip expensive movie theater tickets and bring friends, siblings, parents and grandparents to movie night at the library.  Popcorn, pizza and drinks will be provided.

    Location: Meeting Room

Saturday August 26, 2017
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM UFO's (Unfinished Objects)  
    Contact: Fatima Garcia   708-579-1844   fgarcia@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Started a project such as scrapbooking, sewing, crochet, or even jewelry making and don’t have the time for it at home? Join us, as we all set time to finish our projects together. Limit 10. Registration required.

    Location: Meeting Room

Wednesday August 30, 2017
   6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Meeting Room Reserved  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

The Meeting Room is reserved at this time for a non-library event. For information on how to reserve our meeting room, please refer to this page on our website.



Location: Meeting Room


Tuesday September 5, 2017
   2:00 PM Tuesday Movie Matinees  
    Contact: Alicia Jackson   708-579-1844   ajackson@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Join us as we watch a variety of classic and contemporary choices. We would love to hear your ideas for what to show next. Snacks will be provided.

    Location: Meeting Room

Wednesday September 6, 2017
   2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Wacky Wednesday  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Knd & Up

Join us every Wednesday after school for an hour of fun! We will have crafts, board games, movies, origami, and lots of other activities.

    Location: Meeting Room
   4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Kids in the Kitchen  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Ages 3 & Up

Create fun and easy snacks to enjoy!

    Location: Meeting Room
   6:00 PM New Release Movie Night  
    Contact: Alicia Jackson   708-579-1844   ajackson@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Once a month we’ll show one of our newest DVDs. Snacks and water will be served. Feel free to bring your own snacks and drinks too! Movie titles will be announced when available. Adult program. No registration required.

 

    Location: Meeting Room

Thursday September 7, 2017
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Let's Get Coding  
    Contact: Maria Romero   708-579-1844   maria@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

4th Grade & Up

Would you like to learn to code and share what you know about coding with others? Join us every Thursday for fun coding activities. Registration Required.

    Location: Meeting Room

Friday September 8, 2017
   3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Rock on Rock Club  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Knd & Up

Ever thought about starting a rock collection? Come to this club and learn about different rocks and minerals. Take home a sample to add to your own collection.

    Location: Meeting Room

Saturday September 9, 2017
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Minion Party  
    Contact: Maria Romero   708-579-1844   maria@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Knd & Up

Wear something yellow and party with us like a MINION! Join us for fun games, crafts, and refreshments. We will be showing a surprise movie after the party.

Registration Required.

    Location: Meeting Room

Sunday September 10, 2017
   1:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Grandparents' Day  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

All Ages

Calling all grandparents! Bring your grandchildren to the library for special crafts, stories, and treats to celebrate your special day. Registration Required.

    Location: Meeting Room
   3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Family Loteria  
    Contact: Fatima Garcia   708-579-1844   fgarcia@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

All Ages

Meet with us one Sunday of each month to play Lotería or Bingo and win awesome prizes. Refreshments and fun will be provided.

    Location: Meeting Room

Monday September 11, 2017
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Pokemon Club  
    Contact: Maria Romero   708-579-1844   maria@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

3rd Grade & Up

Go Pokemon Go! Do you enjoy playing Pokemon cards? Join the Pokemon Club at the library. Meet other fans and play cards. Make origami figures and many other fun Pokemon projects. 

Registration Required

    Location: Meeting Room

Tuesday September 12, 2017
   2:00 PM Tuesday Movie Matinees  
    Contact: Alicia Jackson   708-579-1844   ajackson@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Join us as we watch a variety of classic and contemporary choices. We would love to hear your ideas for what to show next. Snacks will be provided.

    Location: Meeting Room

Wednesday September 13, 2017
   2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Wacky Wednesday  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Knd & Up

Join us every Wednesday after school for an hour of fun! We will have crafts, board games, movies, origami, and lots of other activities.

    Location: Meeting Room
   4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Kids in the Kitchen  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Ages 3 & Up

Create fun and easy snacks to enjoy!

    Location: Meeting Room

Thursday September 14, 2017
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Let's Get Coding  
    Contact: Maria Romero   708-579-1844   maria@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

4th Grade & Up

Would you like to learn to code and share what you know about coding with others? Join us every Thursday for fun coding activities. Registration Required.

    Location: Meeting Room

Saturday September 16, 2017
   11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Hodgkins Book Club  
    Contact: Alicia Jackson   708-579-1844   ajackson@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

New members welcome. We meet monthly to discuss contemporary fiction and nonfiction titles. Pick up a copy of the month’s selection at the circulation desk.

    Location: Meeting Room
   1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM UFO's (Unfinished Objects)  
    Contact: Fatima Garcia   708-579-1844   fgarcia@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Started a project such as scrapbooking, sewing or even jewelry making and don’t have the time for it at home? Join us, as we all set time to finish our projects together.

Registration required. Limit 10.

 

    Location: Meeting Room

Monday September 18, 2017
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Make It Mondays  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

2nd Grade & Up

We'll make a different craft each time! We'll provide the materials.

    Location: Meeting Room
   7:00 PM Board Meeting  
    Contact: Victoria Tracy   (708) 579-1844   vtracy@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

The regular meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Hodgkins Public Library Distrct. This meeting is open to the public. 

    Location: Meeting Room

Tuesday September 19, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  6:00 PM Talk Like A Pirate Day  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

All Ages

Come to the library with your best pirate impression ready. Pull a pirate phrase from the jar and give it a try. Everyone who tries will receive a pirate loot bag.

    Location: Library
   2:00 PM Tuesday Movie Matinees  
    Contact: Alicia Jackson   708-579-1844   ajackson@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Join us as we watch a variety of classic and contemporary choices. We would love to hear your ideas for what to show next. Snacks will be provided.

    Location: Meeting Room

Wednesday September 20, 2017
   2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Wacky Wednesday  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Knd & Up

Join us every Wednesday after school for an hour of fun! We will have crafts, board games, movies, origami, and lots of other activities.

    Location: Meeting Room
   4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Kids in the Kitchen  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Ages 3 & Up

Create fun and easy snacks to enjoy!

    Location: Meeting Room
   5:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Facebook I  
    Contact: Martin Almeida   708-579-1844   malmeida@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Learn the basics of Facebook. We will be covering how to create an account, posting, liking, sharing, searching and more. Patrons are welcome to bring their own devices.

Registration Required. Limit 5.

    Location: Meeting Room

Thursday September 21, 2017
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Let's Get Coding  
    Contact: Maria Romero   708-579-1844   maria@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

4th Grade & Up

Would you like to learn to code and share what you know about coding with others? Join us every Thursday for fun coding activities. Registration Required.

    Location: Meeting Room

Saturday September 23, 2017
   12:00 PM  -  1:00 PM Intro to Email  
    Contact: Martin Almeida   708-579-1844   malmeida@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Learn the basics of an email address so that you can connect with the world! Registration Required. Limit 5.

    Location: Meeting Room

Sunday September 24, 2017
   3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM 'Cook the Books' Book Club  
    Contact: Alicia Jackson   708-579-1844   ajackson@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Grab your apron! We pick the cookbook, you pick the recipe and give it your best shot. Bring your dish to share and together we’ll rate the cookbook. 

Registration required. Limit 10.

 

    Location: Meeting Room

Monday September 25, 2017
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Pokemon Club  
    Contact: Maria Romero   708-579-1844   maria@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

3rd Grade & Up

Go Pokemon Go! Do you enjoy playing Pokemon cards? Join the Pokemon Club at the library. Meet other fans and play cards. Make origami figures and many other fun Pokemon projects. 

Registration Required

    Location: Meeting Room

Tuesday September 26, 2017
   2:00 PM Tuesday Movie Matinees  
    Contact: Alicia Jackson   708-579-1844   ajackson@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Join us as we watch a variety of classic and contemporary choices. We would love to hear your ideas for what to show next. Snacks will be provided.

    Location: Meeting Room

Wednesday September 27, 2017
   2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Wacky Wednesday  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Knd & Up

Join us every Wednesday after school for an hour of fun! We will have crafts, board games, movies, origami, and lots of other activities.

    Location: Meeting Room
   4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Kids in the Kitchen  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Ages 3 & Up

Create fun and easy snacks to enjoy!

    Location: Meeting Room
   6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM First Chapter Audiobook Club  
    Contact: Alicia Jackson   708-579-1844   ajackson@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Relax and listen to the first few chapters of a newly published audiobook. If you like it, we’ll have copies in all formats for you to check out. We’ll have coloring materials too!

 

    Location: Meeting Room

Thursday September 28, 2017
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Let's Get Coding  
    Contact: Maria Romero   708-579-1844   maria@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

4th Grade & Up

Would you like to learn to code and share what you know about coding with others? Join us every Thursday for fun coding activities. Registration Required.

    Location: Meeting Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM MEETING ROOM RESERVED  
    Contact: Alicia Jackson   708.579.1844   ajackson@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

The Meeting Room is reserved at this time for a non-library event. For more information on how to reserve our Meeting Room please refer to our website.

    Location: Meeting Room

Friday September 29, 2017
   5:00 PM Movie, Food & Fun  
    Contact: Maria Romero or Carrie Cameron   708-579-1844   maria@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

All Ages

Skip expensive movie theater tickets and bring friends, siblings, parents and grandparents to movie night at the library. Popcorn, pizza and drinks will be provided.

    Location: Meeting Room

Monday October 2, 2017
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Make It Mondays  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

2nd Grade & Up

We'll make a different craft each time! We'll provide the materials.

    Location: Meeting Room

Tuesday October 3, 2017
   2:00 PM Tuesday Movie Matinees  
    Contact: Alicia Jackson   708-579-1844   ajackson@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Join us as we watch a variety of classic and contemporary choices. We would love to hear your ideas for what to show next. Snacks will be provided.

    Location: Meeting Room

Wednesday October 4, 2017
   2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Wacky Wednesday  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Knd & Up

Join us every Wednesday after school for an hour of fun! We will have crafts, board games, movies, origami, and lots of other activities.

    Location: Meeting Room
   4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Kids in the Kitchen  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Ages 3 & Up

Create fun and easy snacks to enjoy!

    Location: Meeting Room
   6:00 PM New Release Movie Night  
    Contact: Alicia Jackson   708-579-1844   ajackson@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Once a month we’ll show one of our newest DVDs. Snacks and water will be served. Feel free to bring your own snacks and drinks too! Movie titles will be announced when available. Adult program. No registration required.

 

    Location: Meeting Room

Thursday October 5, 2017
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Let's Get Coding  
    Contact: Maria Romero   708-579-1844   maria@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

4th Grade & Up

Would you like to learn to code and share what you know about coding with others? Join us every Thursday for fun coding activities. Registration Required.

    Location: Meeting Room

Friday October 6, 2017
   10:30 AM Before You Call the Handyman  
    Contact: Alicia Jackson   708-579-1844   ajackson@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Dan Findley, professional handyman, and licensed building engineer, discusses several of the most common fixes you can do yourself with a small home tool kit.  He’ll present both common home repairs as well as preventative maintenance in a fun and humorous way.  

    Location: Meeting Room

Saturday October 7, 2017
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Emoji Movie Party  
    Contact: Maria Romero   708-579-1844   maria@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

4th Grade & Up

It's National Smile Day and to celebrate we will be throwing a very emotional party. Join us to watch the Emoji movie and play games. Popcorn and cupcakes-yummy! 

Registration Required

    Location: Meeting Room

Sunday October 8, 2017
   3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Family Loteria  
    Contact: Fatima Garcia   708-579-1844   fgarcia@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

All Ages

Meet with us one Sunday of each month to play Lotería or Bingo and win awesome prizes. Refreshments and fun will be provided.

    Location: Meeting Room

Monday October 9, 2017
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Pokemon Club  
    Contact: Maria Romero   708-579-1844   maria@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

3rd Grade & Up

Go Pokemon Go! Do you enjoy playing Pokemon cards? Join the Pokemon Club at the library. Meet other fans and play cards. Make origami figures and many other fun Pokemon projects. 

Registration Required

    Location: Meeting Room

Tuesday October 10, 2017
   2:00 PM Tuesday Movie Matinees  
    Contact: Alicia Jackson   708-579-1844   ajackson@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Join us as we watch a variety of classic and contemporary choices. We would love to hear your ideas for what to show next. Snacks will be provided.

    Location: Meeting Room

Wednesday October 11, 2017
   2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Wacky Wednesday  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Knd & Up

Join us every Wednesday after school for an hour of fun! We will have crafts, board games, movies, origami, and lots of other activities.

    Location: Meeting Room
   4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Kids in the Kitchen  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Ages 3 & Up

Create fun and easy snacks to enjoy!

    Location: Meeting Room

Thursday October 12, 2017
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Let's Get Coding  
    Contact: Maria Romero   708-579-1844   maria@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

4th Grade & Up

Would you like to learn to code and share what you know about coding with others? Join us every Thursday for fun coding activities. Registration Required.

    Location: Meeting Room

Friday October 13, 2017
   3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Rock on Rock Club  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Knd & Up

Ever thought about starting a rock collection? Come to this club and learn about different rocks and minerals. Take home a sample to add to your own collection.

    Location: Meeting Room

Saturday October 14, 2017
   11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Hodgkins Book Club  
    Contact: Alicia Jackson   708-579-1844   ajackson@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

New members welcome. We meet monthly to discuss contemporary fiction and nonfiction titles. Pick up a copy of the month’s selection at the circulation desk.

    Location: Meeting Room

Sunday October 15, 2017
   3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Fall Apple Tasting  
    Contact: Alicia Jackson   708-579-1844   ajackson@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Winesap, Granny Smith, Delicious, Fuji, Pippin...which is your favorite variety of apple? Drop in and sample some today. Maybe you’ll find a new favorite. Cider and donuts too!

 

    Location: Meeting Room

Monday October 16, 2017
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Make It Mondays  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

2nd Grade & Up

We'll make a different craft each time! We'll provide the materials.

    Location: Meeting Room
   7:00 PM Board Meeting  
    Contact: Victoria Tracy   (708) 579-1844   vtracy@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

The regular meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Hodgkins Public Library Distrct. This meeting is open to the public. 

    Location: Meeting Room

Tuesday October 17, 2017
   2:00 PM Tuesday Movie Matinees  
    Contact: Alicia Jackson   708-579-1844   ajackson@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Join us as we watch a variety of classic and contemporary choices. We would love to hear your ideas for what to show next. Snacks will be provided.

    Location: Meeting Room

Wednesday October 18, 2017
   2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Wacky Wednesday  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Knd & Up

Join us every Wednesday after school for an hour of fun! We will have crafts, board games, movies, origami, and lots of other activities.

    Location: Meeting Room
   4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Kids in the Kitchen  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Ages 3 & Up

Create fun and easy snacks to enjoy!

    Location: Meeting Room
   5:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Microsoft OneDrive Overview  
    Contact: Martin Almeida   708-579-1844   malmeida@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Join us to learn about Microsoft OneDrive and how you can use it to store your files in the cloud. Patrons are welcome to bring their own devices.

Registration Required. Limit 5.

    Location: Meeting Room

Thursday October 19, 2017
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Let's Get Coding  
    Contact: Maria Romero   708-579-1844   maria@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

4th Grade & Up

Would you like to learn to code and share what you know about coding with others? Join us every Thursday for fun coding activities. Registration Required.

    Location: Meeting Room

Friday October 20, 2017
   10:00 AM Genealogy Group  
    Contact: Alicia Jackson   708-579-1844   ajackson@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Are you interested in genealogy, your ancestors and your family stories? The library is starting a new group for those interested in genealogy research. At our first meeting, there will be a demo of Ancestry Library Edition.  Come share your discoveries with other family historians.

 

    Location: Meeting Room

Saturday October 21, 2017
   1:00 PM My Little Pony Movie Party  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Knd & Up

Lights! Camera! Action! Celebrate the new My Little Pony movie release. Play games, test your My Little Pony knowledge and just have fun hanging out with others who enjoy My Little Pony as much as you do!

Registration Required

 

    Location: Meeting Room

Monday October 23, 2017
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Pokemon Club  
    Contact: Maria Romero   708-579-1844   maria@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

3rd Grade & Up

Go Pokemon Go! Do you enjoy playing Pokemon cards? Join the Pokemon Club at the library. Meet other fans and play cards. Make origami figures and many other fun Pokemon projects. 

Registration Required

    Location: Meeting Room

Tuesday October 24, 2017
   2:00 PM Tuesday Movie Matinees  
    Contact: Alicia Jackson   708-579-1844   ajackson@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Join us as we watch a variety of classic and contemporary choices. We would love to hear your ideas for what to show next. Snacks will be provided.

    Location: Meeting Room

Wednesday October 25, 2017
   2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Wacky Wednesday  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Knd & Up

Join us every Wednesday after school for an hour of fun! We will have crafts, board games, movies, origami, and lots of other activities.

    Location: Meeting Room
   4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Kids in the Kitchen  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Ages 3 & Up

Create fun and easy snacks to enjoy!

    Location: Meeting Room
   6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM First Chapter Audiobook Club  
    Contact: Alicia Jackson   708-579-1844   ajackson@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Relax and listen to the first few chapters of a newly published audiobook. If you like it, we’ll have copies in all formats for you to check out. We’ll have coloring materials too!

 

    Location: Meeting Room

Thursday October 26, 2017
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Let's Get Coding  
    Contact: Maria Romero   708-579-1844   maria@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

4th Grade & Up

Would you like to learn to code and share what you know about coding with others? Join us every Thursday for fun coding activities. Registration Required.

    Location: Meeting Room

Friday October 27, 2017
     Not-So-Scary Halloween Weekend  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron or Maria Romero   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Fri. Oct. 27: Family Movie & Pizza Night @ 5:00 PM

Sat. Oct. 28: Come in costume and trick-or-treat around the library @ 1:00 PM

Sun. Oct. 29: Halloween DIY. Drop in for themed activities. 2:00-4:00 PM

 

    Location: Meeting Room

Saturday October 28, 2017
     Not-So-Scary Halloween Weekend  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron or Maria Romero   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Fri. Oct. 27: Family Movie & Pizza Night @ 5:00 PM

Sat. Oct. 28: Come in costume and trick-or-treat around the library @ 1:00 PM

Sun. Oct. 29: Halloween DIY. Drop in for themed activities. 2:00-4:00 PM

 

    Location: Meeting Room

Sunday October 29, 2017
     Not-So-Scary Halloween Weekend  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron or Maria Romero   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Fri. Oct. 27: Family Movie & Pizza Night @ 5:00 PM

Sat. Oct. 28: Come in costume and trick-or-treat around the library @ 1:00 PM

Sun. Oct. 29: Halloween DIY. Drop in for themed activities. 2:00-4:00 PM

 

    Location: Meeting Room
   3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM 'Cook the Books' Book Club  
    Contact: Alicia Jackson   708-579-1844   ajackson@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Grab your apron! We pick the cookbook, you pick the recipe and give it your best shot. Bring your dish to share and together we’ll rate the cookbook. 

Registration required. Limit 10.

 

    Location: Meeting Room

Monday October 30, 2017
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Make It Mondays  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

2nd Grade & Up

We'll make a different craft each time! We'll provide the materials.

    Location: Meeting Room

Tuesday October 31, 2017
   2:00 PM Tuesday Movie Matinees  
    Contact: Alicia Jackson   708-579-1844   ajackson@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Join us as we watch a variety of classic and contemporary choices. We would love to hear your ideas for what to show next. Snacks will be provided.

    Location: Meeting Room

Wednesday November 1, 2017
   2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Wacky Wednesday  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Knd & Up

Join us every Wednesday after school for an hour of fun! We will have crafts, board games, movies, origami, and lots of other activities.

    Location: Meeting Room
   4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Kids in the Kitchen  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Ages 3 & Up

Create fun and easy snacks to enjoy!

    Location: Meeting Room
   6:00 PM New Release Movie Night  
    Contact: Alicia Jackson   708-579-1844   ajackson@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Once a month we’ll show one of our newest DVDs. Snacks and water will be served. Feel free to bring your own snacks and drinks too! Movie titles will be announced when available. Adult program. No registration required.

 

    Location: Meeting Room

Thursday November 2, 2017
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Let's Get Coding  
    Contact: Maria Romero   708-579-1844   maria@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

4th Grade & Up

Would you like to learn to code and share what you know about coding with others? Join us every Thursday for fun coding activities. Registration Required.

    Location: Meeting Room

Saturday November 4, 2017
   1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM UFO's (Unfinished Objects)  
    Contact: Fatima Garcia   708-579-1844   fgarcia@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Started a project such as scrapbooking, sewing or even jewelry making and don’t have the time for it at home? Join us, as we all set time to finish our projects together.

Registration required. Limit 10.

 

    Location: Meeting Room

Sunday November 5, 2017
   3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Family Loteria  
    Contact: Fatima Garcia   708-579-1844   fgarcia@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

All Ages

Meet with us one Sunday of each month to play Lotería or Bingo and win awesome prizes. Refreshments and fun will be provided.

    Location: Meeting Room

Monday November 6, 2017
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Pokemon Club  
    Contact: Maria Romero   708-579-1844   maria@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

3rd Grade & Up

Go Pokemon Go! Do you enjoy playing Pokemon cards? Join the Pokemon Club at the library. Meet other fans and play cards. Make origami figures and many other fun Pokemon projects. 

Registration Required

    Location: Meeting Room

Tuesday November 7, 2017
   2:00 PM Tuesday Movie Matinees  
    Contact: Alicia Jackson   708-579-1844   ajackson@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Join us as we watch a variety of classic and contemporary choices. We would love to hear your ideas for what to show next. Snacks will be provided.

    Location: Meeting Room

Wednesday November 8, 2017
   2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Wacky Wednesday  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Knd & Up

Join us every Wednesday after school for an hour of fun! We will have crafts, board games, movies, origami, and lots of other activities.

    Location: Meeting Room
   4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Kids in the Kitchen  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Ages 3 & Up

Create fun and easy snacks to enjoy!

    Location: Meeting Room

Thursday November 9, 2017
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Let's Get Coding  
    Contact: Maria Romero   708-579-1844   maria@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

4th Grade & Up

Would you like to learn to code and share what you know about coding with others? Join us every Thursday for fun coding activities. Registration Required.

    Location: Meeting Room

Saturday November 11, 2017
   11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Hodgkins Book Club  
    Contact: Alicia Jackson   708-579-1844   ajackson@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

New members welcome. We meet monthly to discuss contemporary fiction and nonfiction titles. Pick up a copy of the month’s selection at the circulation desk.

    Location: Meeting Room
   12:00 PM  -  1:00 PM Ancestry at Your Library  
    Contact: Martin Almeida or Alicia Jackson   708-579-1844   malmeida@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Adults

Did you know that you can now use Ancestry.com for free at the library? Stop by as we go over the details on using Ancestry Library Edition.

    Location: Meeting Room

Sunday November 12, 2017
   2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Book Sale and Craft Material Swap  
    Contact: Alicia Jackson   708-579-1844   ajackson@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Find an unexpected treasure at our used book and DVD sale. The sale will remain up through the week and prices will be greatly reduced on Thursday, Nov. 15th. We’re also trying something new this year—a craft materials and wrapping paper swap. Beginning November 1st, we’ll accept donations of clean, unused craft materials and wrapping paper. On November 15th, we’ll make these donated supplies available for  library patrons. If you make a donation, you’ll get to pick one item before the doors open at 2:00 PM.  If you’d like to volunteer to help make this event a success, please contact Alicia at (708) 579-1844.

 

    Location: Meeting Room

Monday November 13, 2017
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Make It Mondays  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

2nd Grade & Up

We'll make a different craft each time! We'll provide the materials.

    Location: Meeting Room

Tuesday November 14, 2017
   2:00 PM Tuesday Movie Matinees  
    Contact: Alicia Jackson   708-579-1844   ajackson@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Join us as we watch a variety of classic and contemporary choices. We would love to hear your ideas for what to show next. Snacks will be provided.

    Location: Meeting Room

Wednesday November 15, 2017
   2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Wacky Wednesday  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Knd & Up

Join us every Wednesday after school for an hour of fun! We will have crafts, board games, movies, origami, and lots of other activities.

    Location: Meeting Room
   4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Kids in the Kitchen  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Ages 3 & Up

Create fun and easy snacks to enjoy!

    Location: Meeting Room

Thursday November 16, 2017
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Let's Get Coding  
    Contact: Maria Romero   708-579-1844   maria@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

4th Grade & Up

Would you like to learn to code and share what you know about coding with others? Join us every Thursday for fun coding activities. Registration Required.

    Location: Meeting Room

Friday November 17, 2017
   3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Rock on Rock Club  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Knd & Up

Ever thought about starting a rock collection? Come to this club and learn about different rocks and minerals. Take home a sample to add to your own collection.

    Location: Meeting Room

Sunday November 19, 2017
   3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM 'Cook the Books' Book Club  
    Contact: Alicia Jackson   708-579-1844   ajackson@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Grab your apron! We pick the cookbook, you pick the recipe and give it your best shot. Bring your dish to share and together we’ll rate the cookbook. 

Registration required. Limit 10.

 

    Location: Meeting Room

Monday November 20, 2017
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Pokemon Club  
    Contact: Maria Romero   708-579-1844   maria@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

3rd Grade & Up

Go Pokemon Go! Do you enjoy playing Pokemon cards? Join the Pokemon Club at the library. Meet other fans and play cards. Make origami figures and many other fun Pokemon projects. 

Registration Required

    Location: Meeting Room
   7:00 PM Board Meeting  
    Contact: Victoria Tracy   (708) 579-1844   vtracy@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

The regular meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Hodgkins Public Library Distrct. This meeting is open to the public. 

    Location: Meeting Room

Wednesday November 22, 2017
   2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Wacky Wednesday  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Knd & Up

Join us every Wednesday after school for an hour of fun! We will have crafts, board games, movies, origami, and lots of other activities.

    Location: Meeting Room

Saturday November 25, 2017
   1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM UFO's (Unfinished Objects)  
    Contact: Fatima Garcia   708-579-1844   fgarcia@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Started a project such as scrapbooking, sewing or even jewelry making and don’t have the time for it at home? Join us, as we all set time to finish our projects together.

Registration required. Limit 10.

 

    Location: Meeting Room

Monday November 27, 2017
   4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Make It Mondays  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

2nd Grade & Up

We'll make a different craft each time! We'll provide the materials.

    Location: Meeting Room

Wednesday November 29, 2017
   2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Wacky Wednesday  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Knd & Up

Join us every Wednesday after school for an hour of fun! We will have crafts, board games, movies, origami, and lots of other activities.

    Location: Meeting Room
   4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Kids in the Kitchen  
    Contact: Carrie Cameron   708-579-1844   carrie@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Ages 3 & Up

Create fun and easy snacks to enjoy!

    Location: Meeting Room
   6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM First Chapter Audiobook Club  
    Contact: Alicia Jackson   708-579-1844   ajackson@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

Relax and listen to the first few chapters of a newly published audiobook. If you like it, we’ll have copies in all formats for you to check out. We’ll have coloring materials too!

 

    Location: Meeting Room

Thursday December 7, 2017
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM MEETING ROOM RESERVED  
    Contact: Alicia Jackson   708.579.1844   ajackson@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

The Meeting Room is reserved at this time for a non-library event. For more information on how to reserve our Meeting Room please refer to our website.

    Location: Meeting Room

Monday December 18, 2017
   7:00 PM Board Meeting  
    Contact: Victoria Tracy   (708) 579-1844   vtracy@hodgkinslibrary.org
   

The regular meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Hodgkins Public Library Distrct. This meeting is open to the public. 

    Location: Meeting Room

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