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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 12-18.

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.


Free Comic Book Day

Saturday, May 3,
All day (while supplies last)

Stop by the Adult Services Desk for free comics, provided by Got Comics Inc., while supplies last.


Superheroes in the Movies

Saturday, May 3,
1:00-2:30 p.m.

Get ready for action as we marvel at the greatest superheroes and the most sensation villains in movie history. Steve Frenzel of Marquee Movie Presentations will fascinate the audience with behind-the-scenes trivia about legendary heroes including Superman, Batman, Spider-man, and the Avengers. The presentation contains clips from current movies, which may contain some violence.


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.