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Makey Makey for Adults

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Deerfield Public Library
Meeting Room B
Have you noticed the Youth Dept.'s Makey Makey Discovery Kits? Impress your children (or grandchildren) with your knowledge of these popular new kits that turn everyday objects into keyboards for your computer. We'll create a piano together, and then have time to explore. Register.
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3-in-1 Autumn Wreath Workshop

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Deerfield Public Library
Meeting Room B/C

Using grains, gourds, nuts, everlastings, and branches, create an autumn wreath that transforms from fall sports to spooky Halloween, and then Thanksgiving. Please bring pruning shears or heavy kitchen shears. Space is limited. Register in Advance. Please note special start time of 6:30 pm.

 

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Digital Drop In

3:00 PM - 4:15 PM
Deerfield Public Library
Lobby
Have questions about your Kindle or iPad? Stop by the lobby, where staff will be present to assist you with learning more about a variety of topics. Be ready with any devices, usernames, and passwords that you'll need to get the most out of your time with us.  
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Twitter Basics

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Deerfield Public Library
Computer Lab

Twitter has been in the news more than ever. Learn the basics of this unique social media including tweeting, following, hashtags, trending, and best practices for interacting, writing “tweet storms,” and more.  Register

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Modern Board Games

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Deerfield Public Library
Meeting Room B

Each month we’ll feature a different game to learn, play and enjoy. Ages 8 and up, under 13 must be accompanied by an adult. Register

-King of Tokyo: June 24th (new this quarter!)

-Escape From the Temple: July 29th

-Ticket to Ride: August 26th


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Tuesday New Movie Night "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2"

6:30 PM - 8:47 PM
Deerfield Public Library
Meeting Room C

Come to the Library for Tuesday New Movie Night on select Tuesdays this spring and preview the hot new release. As we get closer to each date, you can check our website or ask at the Multimedia desk for a listing of upcoming showings. All movies start at 6:30PM. Drop-in.

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Hot Reads!

7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Deerfield Public Library
Meeting Room A

Join our Readers’ Services librarian to hear about some of the hottest titles coming out this fall. Participants will have the chance to win advanced copies of upcoming titles before they hit the shelves! 

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Begin your College Search

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Deerfield Public Library
Meeting Room A/B/C
High School Students and Parents/Guardians
Finding the right college for you doesn't meant just choosing where you'll live for the next four years it can also mean find the best academic, social and financial fit for the college bound. In this presentation, Thomas Jaworski of Quest College Consulting will provide high school families with tips and advice on how to start and breakdown the stressful college search process. 
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Digital Drop In

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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Back-to-School Meetup

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Deerfield Public Library
Meeting Room B/C
For parents and caregivers and children grades K-3.
Relax, color and get to know other Deerfield parents and caregivers while your kids enjoy an exciting program led by our Youth Services staff. Register
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How to Backup Your Computer

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Deerfield Public Library
Meeting Room A

If you've ever lost a photo, music file or an important document that you thought was safely saved to your computer, this class is for you. Learn how to backup your important computer data and never lose a file again. Register.

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Deerfield Public Art Tour

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Deerfield Public Library

Back by popular demand! Our guided walking tour will explore the sculptures and paintings publicly on display in Deerfield. Starting at the library, we’ll walk through downtown Deerfield, illuminating the fascinating backstories of the art you pass by every day. Register.

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Tuesday New Movie Night "The Mummy"

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Deerfield Public Library
Meeting Room C

Come to the Library for Tuesday New Movie Night on select Tuesdays this spring and preview the hot new release. As we get closer to each date, you can check our website or ask at the Multimedia desk for a listing of upcoming showings. All movies start at 6:30PM. Drop-in.

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Take the Confusion Out of Medicare

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Deerfield Public Library
Meeting Room B/C

Once again David Wylly, of Medicare Solutions Network, returns to explain the nuts and bolts of this government health insurance program so you can make more informed decisions when the time comes. A free copy of the official Medicare handbook, Medicare & You, will go to the first forty people who sign up. Register

 

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Thinks and Drinks Trivia

7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Deerfield Public Library
Off Site

Think you know it all? Prove it! The library is hosting another evening of its popular trivia night at the Deerfield Golf Club in Deerfield! Play individually or team up in groups of up to 4 people and test your knowledge of world trivia. Refreshments will be served and prizes will be awarded to the biggest know-it-alls! Register in advance with Adult Services. Adults only.

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Book Discussion: The Rainbow Comes and Goes

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Deerfield Public Library
Meeting Room A

The Rainbow Comes and Goes by Anderson Cooper

A poignant correspondence between the CNN journalist and his iconic designer mother, exchanged in the aftermath of the latter's brief illness, shares a rare window into their relationship and the life lessons imparted by an aging mother to her adult son.

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Movie Discussion "Brooklyn"

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Deerfield Public Library
Meeting Room C

Because we’re a library one of our favorite things are great films that were adapted from great books. Each of these great films was a great book before it was made. Each movie will start with a brief discussion and then we’ll show the film. Please join us after each movie for a brief discussion if you’d like.  All movies will be shown in HD Blu-ray. No registration required. ALL FILMS BEGIN AT 2PM.

 

Thursday, September 14th- Brooklyn
Thursday, October 19th- The Martian
Thursday, November 16th One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest

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Ancestry DNA

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Deerfield Public Library
Meeting Room A

Who do you think you are? Ethnicity DNA kits give you the chance to find out! Come learn about some of the different options that are available to you, as well as what the results look like and the surprising things you can discover about yourself and your family. Register 

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Tips for Working with an Executive Recruiter

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Deerfield Public Library
Meeting Room C

Searching for a job is an exhaustive process, but you don’t have to go through it alone. Join Ron Moskal, executive recruiter, and former human resources director, as he explains the role of the executive recruiter and what makes them such experts when it comes to job hunting. Sponsored by CareerRenewal.org. Register

 

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