CLPL Preschool Fair Saturday, January 20 9:30 a.m.-Noon Ames Room and Youth Services Department
(Children welcome). Meet representatives from approximately 30 area preschools.
"Who Was...?" Series Book Discussion Grades 3-5 Friday, January 12, 2:00 pm Storytime I & II Read any of the popular "Who Was?" biography books and come prepared to discuss the person you read about. There will also be activities for you. Register with a CLPL card.
"I Survived" Book Discussion, Grades 2-4 Monday, January 15, 2:00 pm Storytime I & II Let's discuss "I Survived: The Battle of Gettysburg, 1863" by Lauren Tarshis. Pick up a copy of the book at the Circulation Desk. Register with a CLPL card.
Book Folding 101 Friday, Jan. 19 | 2 p.m. Back by popular demand! Creator Mike Penkava will demonstrate the technique of simple book folding. Bring your own hardcover book (at least 100 pages) or use one of ours. Registration required.
From Chicago to Vietnam: A Memoir of War Wednesday, Jan. 31 | 7 p.m. Michael Duffy, author from Chicago to Vietnam, will discuss the United States' involvement in Vietnam. Duffy will share personal experiences as an Army draftee during the war.