Upcoming Events

Library Learning - L2

These events are listed on the Library Learning (L2) calendar. See L2 for shared-catalog consortia training and meetings.

Friday, Aug 18

Rural Directors Meeting

10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Rural Directors networking group meets the third Friday of each month at 10 AM. The group meets in member libraries. There is an opportunity to lunch together at a local restaurant after each meeting. Event Coordinator: Barbara Love Email: loveb@kewaneelibrary.org Phone: 309-852-4505 Please RSVP...

Monday, Aug 21

Tuesday, Aug 22


9:30 am to 4:00 pm
ILA PPC will meet from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. ILA Advocacy Committee will meet from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Wednesday, Aug 23

TOYS Meeting

9:30 am to 11:30 am
T.O.Y.S. (Teen or Youth Selectors) connects Youth/Teen Collection Librarians and library staff with each other to share and develop ideas related to collection development. Event Coordinator: Keary Bramwell Email: kbramwell@mppl.org Phone: 847-253-5675 Topics to discuss include: Reviews &...

Thursday, Aug 24

Friday, Aug 25

RAILS Board Meeting

RAILS Governance
1:00 pm to 5:30 pm
The Board will meet in person at the Northbrook Public Library and at other videoconference sites. Registration is required to attend this meeting via videoconference at a location other than those listed above. Please contact RAILS at L2help@railslibraries.info no later than 48 hours before the...

A Joyous Way to Learn with Jim Gill: Music and Reading Play to Promote Readiness, Literacy, and Inclusion in Storytime

2:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Jim Gill shares examples of his books & songs that can be brought back to story time to be shared with children & care providers. He discusses how his music play inspires children to regulate their movements & to make connections between the words they sing & the printed word. Jim...

Wednesday, Aug 30

Thursday, Aug 31

Monday, Sep 4

Tuesday, Sep 5

Wednesday, Sep 6