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Know the 10 Signs: Early Detection Matters

Thursday, April 24,
7:00-8:30 p.m.

The warning signs of Alzheimer's disease are often dismissed as side effects of normal aging. If you or someone you know is experiencing memory loss or behavioral changes, it's time to learn the facts. Attend this training to learn the 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer's disease. Hear from people who have the disease and find out how to recognize the signs in yourself and others. Registration is requested.


Teen Advisory Board

Friday, April 25,
4:00-5:30 p.m.

Join the Teen Advisory Board at the Library! New members are welcome and will have a chance to fill out an application and find out what the Teen Advisory Board is all about. Planning for teen events, programs, contests and other topics will be discussed.
Time spent volunteering for the TAB also counts toward National Honor Society hours. For teens ages 13-18.

Click here to access the TAB application. The application may be turned into the Adult Services desk at the library or brought to the next TAB meeting.


Cinco De Mayo Celebration

Sunday, May 4, 1:30-4:30 p.m.
Join us for an afternoon of FREE family fun!!

  • Bilingual Storytelling with Marcia Gutierrez (2:30-3:30 p.m.)
  • Dance Group Folklórica Quetzalli (3:30-4:30 p.m.)
  • Meet Dora the Explorer
  • Mariachi Band
  • Pony Rides
  • Photo Booth
  • Crafts & Temporary Tattoos
  • Guessing Jar & Prize Basket
  • Refreshments


eMagazines, eBooks, and Online

Check out these new resources.

Atomic Training

OneClick Digital ebooks and eaudiobooks

Zinio - emagazines


Healthcare Marketplace Assistance

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Seasons of Carol Stream Photo Contest

Contest ends Monday, November 3, 2014

Residents of Carol Stream are invited to enter four photos of a single location in Carol Stream, one photo for each season-winter, spring, summer and fall. Entries may be submitted to the Adult Services Department. Please include your name, age and contact information on the back of each photo.
Photo Contest is sponsored by Joe Cotton Ford,
in celebration of their 40th Anniversary in Carol Stream.


English Conversation Practice for ESL

Meets Tuesdays from 10:00-11:30 a.m.
(please check the Library calendar for meeting dates)

English practice for ESL learners at all levels offered in partnership with Literacy Dupage. No signup or preparation is necessary. All English as a second language learners are welcome and library membership is not required. Come when you can. This is an ongoing program.