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SUMMER READING FINAL PARTY
Saturday, August 6, 2016, 1pm to 3pm
 
Join us at our 2016 Summer Reading Final Party featuring a performance by Samuel & Janice Lozada, otherwise known as Mo' Beat Blues! Summer Reading prize winners will be announced after the show!
 
Register here to ensure that we will be able to provide enough refreshments for everyone.
 


ADULT SUMMER READING PROGRAM
JUNE 4th- AUGUST 5th

Write down the titles that you read on your reading log in the Adult Summer Reading log book, kept at the Popular Services Desk.  Each title logged earns you a raffle entry.  Participants must log at least one title to be entered in the raffle.  The deadline is August 5th.  Winners names will be drawn and announced at the Summer Reading Final Party on August 6th.  Winners need not be present to win, but we hope you join us for the party.
 
You may also use our online form to log your summer reading titles:
http://bit.ly/2016sfvsummer

Not signed up for Summer Reading yet?  Come to the Reference Desk, or email or call.  Questions:  email reference@sfvpld.org or call 708-749-1050 x120
 


COUCH TO 5K
Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, 5pm
 
Have you ever thought about running in a 5K race?  Would you like to participate in the Stickney-Forest View Lions 5K, but you need that extra nudge?  Beginning July 18th, this ten-week program for beginners will use a run/walk/run interval training program.  Participants will need to fill out a waiver form to be able to take part in the group runs.

The third annual Stickney/Forest View Lions Run For Hope 5K will be Sunday, September 25th at 8:00 am.

 
Call us at (708) 749-1050 with any questions.


                                            
COOKBOOK BOOK CLUB
Thursday, August 11th, 6 pm
 

For August's meeting, stop in and pick up a copy of Eating Well In Season, Farmers Market Cookbook, or The CSA Cookbook.  Try some recipes at home, and choose one to prepare for the meeting. On the day of the meeting, bring your dish to share, taste what others have brought, and share your experience with the cookbook. Teens ages 16+ are welcome to take part.

Email reference@sfvpld.org for more info, or click here to register. 


 
 


Image of original Elf movie poster. Links to larger version of image.SUMMER READING FILM SERIES:
MILLION DOLLAR ARM (2014)
Saturday, July 30th, 2pm

Planning to find baseball's next star pitcher, sports agent J.B. Bernstein (Jon Hamm) heads to India to find a cricket player whom he can nurture into a major league star. With the help of a scout (Alan Arkin), J.B. finds teens Dinesh (Madhur Mittal) and Rinku (Suraj Sharma), who haven't a clue about baseball but throw powerful pitches.

Saturday, July 30th come enjoy some popcorn and a movie in the Community Room at 2pm!


WRITERS GROUP
Saturday, August 20th, 11am


For all aspiring writers:  Need some inspiration?  Do you want feedback on your work?  All types of writing welcome.  For adults and mature teens.  Questions? Call 708-749-1050 x 120
 


TAKE HOME THE INTERNET
Wi-Fi Hotspot Lending
No internet at home? We have updated our 4G/LTE mobile wi-fi hotspots, allowing you to take home the internet. Visit the Circulation Desk to sign up.
 
For more information, including our new mobile hotspot video tutorial, view our 4G/LTE Hotspot Guide to Operation
 
 
Check availability or place a hold in our catalog.
 
 


 
ACCESSING AND MANAGING YOUR
LIBRARY ACCOUNT ONLINE TUTORIAL
 
Do you need help with accessing and managing your library account? This brief online tutorial will show you how to:
  • Log into your library account
  • Make updates to your preferences
  • See what materials you have checked out or have holds on
  • Pay fines online
For additional account assistance, contact the Adult Reference Desk by emailing reference@sfvpld.org or by calling (708) 749-1050, x-120.
 
 
También disponible en español.
 


 
ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE (ESL)
 
¿Está interesado en mejorar su inglés con un tutor que habla español? La biblioteca proporciona cursos de inglés, una vez a la semana, en la biblioteca.

Para más información, contacte a Christian Reynoso por email a reynosoc@sfvpld.org o llame al (708) 749-1050 ext 130.

Are you interested in improving your English skills with a Spanish Speaking tutor? The library provides weekly ESL courses in both the library and in the Central Stickney Township Medical Center Clinic.

For more information, contact Christian Reynoso by emailing reynosoc@sfvpld.org or by calling (708) 749-1050 ext 130.
 
 
 


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Image of Knitty by Nature flier. Links to larger version of image.KNITTY BY NATURE 
Saturdays at 10:00 AM
 
A knitting group for  kids 6+, teens,  and adults.  All skill levels welcome and beginners are encouraged to join. 

All materials provided.





 


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