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HOLIDAY HOURS
 
Just a reminder that the Stickney-Forest View Public Library will be closing early at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, November 22nd, and we will be closed all day on Thursday, November 23rd, for the Thanksgiving holiday.  We will be open our normal hours the rest of the week.

 
 


INTRO TO MICROSOFT OFFICE
Saturday, November 25th, 3:00pm
 
Looking for a crash course on some of the most popular applications Microsoft Office has to offer?  If so, come join us for an Introduction to Microsoft Office which will feature brief introductions to Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Publisher, the suite's most used applications.
 
Register here or call (708) 749-1050.
 


ADULT BOOK CLUB
Monday, Nov. 27th, 7:00pm 

The Widow
by Fiona Barton


Everyone is invited to join our book discussions. Pick up a copy at the circulation desk, or call Sonia  708-749-1050 x100; reppes@sfvpld.org

Learn more about the Adult Book Club here.


 


Photograph of Mark MoranFOR WHAT IT'S WORTH: AN ANTIQUE APPRAISAL EVENT
Saturday, December 2nd, 2017
11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Antiques expert Mark Moran will be back at the Stickney-Forest View Public Library for another antique and collectibles appraisal event!  Expert appraiser Mark Moran is the co-author of over 25 books on collectibles and antiques, including the 800-page annual Warman's Antiques & Collectibles, now in its 45th edition.  He specializes in art, Americana, and fine art, and has been on television antique shows.
 
PLEASE NOTE: ONLINE REGISTRATION IS ONLY IF YOU INTEND TO COME AND WATCH. TO HAVE SOMETHING APPRAISED, YOU MUST REGISTER IN PERSON OR ON THE PHONE.

Click here to view the event flier with a list of acceptable items to have appraised. Registration is limited to one item per person. For more information and to register, call (708) 749-1050 x100.

 


Image of original Elf movie poster. Links to larger version of image.SECOND SATURDAY CINEMA:
ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY (2016)
Saturday, December 9th, 2pm

Former scientist Galen Erso lives on a farm with his wife and young daughter, Jyn. His peaceful existence comes crashing down when the evil Orson Krennic takes him away from his beloved family. Many years later, Galen becomes the Empire's lead engineer for the most powerful weapon in the galaxy, the Death Star. Knowing that her father holds the key to its destruction, Jyn joins forces with a spy and other resistance fighters to steal the space station's plans for the Rebel Alliance.

Enjoy some popcorn and a movie at the library the second Saturday of every month!



WRITERS GROUP
Saturday, December 16th, 11 AM
 
 This month's session of the writers group will be an end-of-the-year celebration while we reflect of where we are as writers and what we want to achieve in the next year.  For this session, bring a piece of writing to share or a favorite holiday story or poem.

Questions?  email: reppes@sfvpld.org or call 708-749-1050 x120




 


                                            
CHRISTMAS CONCERT:  The Isabel McArthur Trio

Monday, December 18th, 6:30 pm
 
Vocalist Isabel McArthur presents a concert of Christmas music with special guests Joshua Jones, guitar, and Priscilla Dean, cello.  Isabel's style can be described as soulful pop with influences from Whitney Housten, Kelly Clarkson, U2 and Ray Charles. 
Join us to be inspired with the hope, fun, generosity and community togetherness of the Christmas season.

Refresments will be served.


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


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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