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Folding Book Art Tutorial

2:00pm - 3:30pm
Arts & Crafts, Workshop
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Workshop
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Details:

Join us at the Bartlett Public Library on Saturday May 25th at 2:00 PM and learn how to do Folding Book Art. The 90 minute course will provide step-by-step instructions in how to create three unique Folded Book Art patterns.

Memorial Day

All Day
Closing
Branches:
Bartlett Public Library District, Off Site
Description:

The Library is closed early for the holiday.

Memorial Day

All Day
Closing
Branches:
Bartlett Public Library District, Off Site
Description:

The Library is closed for the holiday.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
Virtual Event
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults, Everyone
Program Type: Zoom
Event Details:

Though Billy Joel has not released a new rock album in over 27 years, he remains one of the world’s most popular live performers.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Non-Fiction Book Discussion

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Reading & Writing
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Reading & Writing
Event Details:

Please join us in discussing this month's non-fiction book club book.

 

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Thursday Morning Book Discussion

10:00am - 11:00am
Reading & Writing
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Reading & Writing
Event Details:

Join us to discuss “Behind Closed Doors" by  B.A. Paris. Copies will be available for checkout at the Adult Services desk.

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ADA Accommodation

Any person needing an accommodation for a disability should contact the Administrative Office at adacoordinator@bartlettlibrary.org, (630) 837-2855, or in writing, not less than five working days prior to the event.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Adult Book Bag Registration

All Day
Ongoing / Continuous, Reading & Writing
Open
Registration
Virtual Event
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Ongoing / Continuous, Reading & Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Event Details:

Looking for your next great read? We’re here to help! Register via our online calendar to access a reading preferences survey. We will select a book for you that we think you’ll love!

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Cold Case Registration

All Day 6/1 - 6/8
Open
Registration
Virtual Event
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Details:

Do you have what it takes to step into the shoes of a detective? Once registered, drop by the Adult Services desk to receive your confidential murder case file packed with clues, suspects, and evidence. Your mission?

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ADA Accommodation

Any person needing an accommodation for a disability should contact the Administrative Office at adacoordinator@bartlettlibrary.org, (630) 837-2855, or in writing, not less than five working days prior to the event.

Registration Required

This program requires you to register.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 75
Event Details:

The Milky Way is a vast swirling storm of stars that is 10 billion years in the making. Our ideas about the nature and structure of the cosmos have grown out of our attempts to understand the Milky Way.

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ADA Accommodation

Any person needing an accommodation for a disability should contact the Administrative Office at adacoordinator@bartlettlibrary.org, (630) 837-2855, or in writing, not less than five working days prior to the event.

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This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Knit & Stitch

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Arts & Crafts
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: West Conference Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Whether you knit, crochet, or embroider the Knit & Stitch Club is for you. Bring your supplies and join a fun group to craft and chat together.

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ADA Accommodation

Any person needing an accommodation for a disability should contact the Administrative Office at adacoordinator@bartlettlibrary.org, (630) 837-2855, or in writing, not less than five working days prior to the event.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Bartlett Creative Writers

6:30pm - 8:45pm
Reading & Writing
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Reading & Writing

Meet with other aspiring writers to give constructive criticism on one another’s work, support each other through the ups and downs of writing, and to share writing tips. For writers of all levels age 18 and older.

Disclaimer(s)

ADA Accommodation

Any person needing an accommodation for a disability should contact the Administrative Office at adacoordinator@bartlettlibrary.org, (630) 837-2855, or in writing, not less than five working days prior to the event.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Virtual Event
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Gaming
Event Details:

Join us for trivia nights!

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ADA Accommodation

Any person needing an accommodation for a disability should contact the Administrative Office at adacoordinator@bartlettlibrary.org, (630) 837-2855, or in writing, not less than five working days prior to the event.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Virtual Event
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Education, Health & Wellness, Zoom
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:

Join us for a special event with Dr. Temple Grandin, one of the world’s most accomplished and well-known adults with autism. Dr. Grandin has been at the forefront of research and activism for autism and neurodiversity for decades. 

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Registration Required

This program requires you to register.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Hidden Google

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Technology
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:

Google is the Internet’s most frequently visited search engine, but many of its tools are underutilized. In this class, learn tips and tricks that will help you get the most out of Google.

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ADA Accommodation

Any person needing an accommodation for a disability should contact the Administrative Office at adacoordinator@bartlettlibrary.org, (630) 837-2855, or in writing, not less than five working days prior to the event.

Registration Required

This program requires you to register.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Genealogy Group

10:30am - 12:00pm
History
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: The Hub
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: History
Event Details:

Building your family tree? Come learn from and share your knowledge with other genealogists in a relaxed, fun atmosphere. Beginner to experienced genealogists welcome. 

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ADA Accommodation

Any person needing an accommodation for a disability should contact the Administrative Office at adacoordinator@bartlettlibrary.org, (630) 837-2855, or in writing, not less than five working days prior to the event.

This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Youth, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Movie
Event Details:

Everyone is welcome to our movie night! 

This week's showing: WALL-E (2008) 

Rated: G

Run time: 1 hours 38 minutes

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ADA Accommodation

Any person needing an accommodation for a disability should contact the Administrative Office at adacoordinator@bartlettlibrary.org, (630) 837-2855, or in writing, not less than five working days prior to the event.

This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Elementary School" group.
This event is in the "Middle School" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Youth, Elementary School, Middle School, Adults
Program Type: Reading & Writing
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:

 

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ADA Accommodation

Any person needing an accommodation for a disability should contact the Administrative Office at adacoordinator@bartlettlibrary.org, (630) 837-2855, or in writing, not less than five working days prior to the event.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Virtual Event
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Gaming
Event Details:

Join us for trivia nights!

Disclaimer(s)

ADA Accommodation

Any person needing an accommodation for a disability should contact the Administrative Office at adacoordinator@bartlettlibrary.org, (630) 837-2855, or in writing, not less than five working days prior to the event.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Registration
Virtual Event
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Zoom
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:

When was the only time Audrey Hepburn stormed off a movie set (and what did she do when she returned the next day)? What’s the story behind “Moon River”?

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ADA Accommodation

Any person needing an accommodation for a disability should contact the Administrative Office at adacoordinator@bartlettlibrary.org, (630) 837-2855, or in writing, not less than five working days prior to the event.

Registration Required

This program requires you to register.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Petite Felted Animals

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Arts & Crafts
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 18
Event Details:

Have you ever wanted to try needle felting? Join us to learn how to create a small animal using this fun method. All supplies will be provided. 

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ADA Accommodation

Any person needing an accommodation for a disability should contact the Administrative Office at adacoordinator@bartlettlibrary.org, (630) 837-2855, or in writing, not less than five working days prior to the event.

Registration Required

This program requires you to register.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Introduction to Microsoft Word

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Technology
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Event Details:

Learn how to create a simple document, edit and format text, save and open files and more. Knowledge of mouse and keyboard required. Space is limited. Registration required.

Disclaimer(s)

ADA Accommodation

Any person needing an accommodation for a disability should contact the Administrative Office at adacoordinator@bartlettlibrary.org, (630) 837-2855, or in writing, not less than five working days prior to the event.

Registration Required

This program requires you to register.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Booklite Discussion

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Reading & Writing
Offsite Event
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Reading & Writing
Event Details:

Join us to discuss Crossroads by Jonathan Franzen. Copies will be available for checkout at the Adult Services Desk. We will be meeting at JC's Mexican Restaurant in Bartlett! Call the Adult Services Desk with any questions.

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ADA Accommodation

Any person needing an accommodation for a disability should contact the Administrative Office at adacoordinator@bartlettlibrary.org, (630) 837-2855, or in writing, not less than five working days prior to the event.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Trash or Treasure Antique Appraisal

2:30pm - 4:00pm
History, Other
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History, Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 75
Event Details:

Trash? Treasure? Professional appraiser Rex Newell of Rex’s Antiques will discuss current trends in the antique markets and offer a suggested value of your antiques. The first 40 registrants to sign up will have one hand-held item appraised.

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ADA Accommodation

Any person needing an accommodation for a disability should contact the Administrative Office at adacoordinator@bartlettlibrary.org, (630) 837-2855, or in writing, not less than five working days prior to the event.

Registration Required

This program requires you to register.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Solar 101 Workshop

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Education
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Bartlett Public Library District
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 65
Event Details:

Thinking about going solar? Learn if solar is right for your home and how to get the most value out of your solar system with the Citizens Utility Board. During the workshop C.U.B will discuss:

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ADA Accommodation

Any person needing an accommodation for a disability should contact the Administrative Office at adacoordinator@bartlettlibrary.org, (630) 837-2855, or in writing, not less than five working days prior to the event.

Registration Required

This program requires you to register.