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Make & Take Handmade Books (Library)

In honor of National Library Week, we will explore our love of books by learning a couple of the most basic forms of book binding. All instructions and materials will be provided by the Library at the time of the class. Our project will be simple enough to finish in one hour and be recreated with household supplies (no fancy machines or tools required). This class will require dexterity to work with small threads and delicate materials.

Please register for only one session.

Make & Take Handmade Books (Library)

In honor of National Library Week, we will explore our love of books by learning a couple of the most basic forms of book binding. All instructions and materials will be provided by the Library at the time of the class. Our project will be simple enough to finish in one hour and be recreated with household supplies (no fancy machines or tools required). This class will require dexterity to work with small threads and delicate materials.

This class will repeat the same evening at 7:30 p.m. Please register for only one session.

Make & Take Handmade Books (Library)

In honor of National Library Week, we will explore our love of books by learning a couple of the most basic forms of book binding. All instructions and materials will be provided by the Library at the time of the class. Our project will be simple enough to finish in one hour and be recreated with household supplies (no fancy machines or tools required). This class will require dexterity to work with small threads and delicate materials.

This class will repeat on Thursday, April 23 at 6 and 7:30 p.m. Please register for only one session.

Make & Take Handmade Books (Library)

In honor of National Library Week, we will explore our love of books by learning a couple of the most basic forms of book binding. All instructions and materials will be provided by the Library at the time of the class. Our project will be simple enough to finish in one hour and be recreated with household supplies (no fancy machines or tools required). This class will require dexterity to work with small threads and delicate materials.

This workshop will repeat the same evening at 7:30 p.m. and again on Thursday, April 23, at 6 and 7:30 p.m. Please register for only one session.

50 States Book Club (Library)

Each month, our popular book club for adults reads a book set in a different state. This month, we will also be celebrating National Library Week as we discuss The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek by Kim Michele Richardson, set in Kentucky. Description: “1936. Tucked deep into the woods of Troublesome Creek, KY, lives blue-skinned Cussy Carter, the last living female of the rare Blue People ancestry.

Binge Box (All month)

A Binge Box is a box full of books hand-selected for you by our librarians, plus treats and small gifts to brighten your day.

To get your Binge Box, fill out a paper form (found at the Library) and bring it to the Adult Services Desk, or fill out the online form at cslibrary.org/binge-box.

ALL MONTH: Binge Boxes

A Binge Box is a box full of books hand-selected for you by our librarians, plus treats and small gifts to brighten your day. You can request a personalized box, or go with this month’s theme: women’s voices in honor of Women's History Month.
To get your Binge Box, fill out a paper form (found at the Library) and bring it to the Adult Services Desk, or fill out the online form at cslibrary.org/binge-box.

Grow Your Business with the Library (Library)

Business owners in Carol Stream can get a special business library card that includes access to free resources that will help you grow your business, including locating clientele, competitive intelligence, continuing education, and more. At this program, you’ll learn how to access these and other resources as well as how to get a business library card.

To register for an event: Stop by in person or call us at 630-653-0755. Registration opens February 24 at 3:00 pm.

50 States Book Club (Library)

New members are welcome to join our monthly book club. We read a book set in a different state each month and enjoy themed snacks provided by the Library. This month, we will mark Women's History Month with a discussion of The Girls of Atomic City: The Untold Story of the Women Who Helped Win World War II by Denise Kiernan, set in Tennessee. Ask for a copy of the book at the Adult Services Desk.

To register for an event: Stop by in person or call us at 630-653-0755.

Make & Take: Basic Sundresses (Library)

We will make a simple sundress you will want to show off in the warmer weather. All supplies and instruction will be supplied by the Library. This class requires basic sewing skills. Bring your own machine or share one of the Library's!

To register for an event: Stop by in person or call us at 630-653-0755.

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