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What's Hot for Summer YA Reading Club

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Join our YA Summer Reading Club!

May 24 thru August 28



Ravinia Tickets are HERE!

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Grab your FREE Ravinia tickets today!

Starting Tuesday, May 30th we will giving away Ravinia tickets to Glencoe residents. They will be on a first come first served basis, and 2 tickets per person limit. We will not be able to hold or reserve any tickets, and no date exchanges are permitted. While supplies last!



Join us for Page to Stage at Writers Theatre



Join us as we Kick-off our Page to Stage series on Monday, May 15th at 7:00 PM.This will be held at Writers Theatre, 325 Tudor Court. For more information view the FLYER




Friends Classical Musical Concert: Sunday

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Friends of the Library Musical Concert

Join us Sunday, April 9th at 5:00 PM for a wonderful musical concert. The Friends of the Glencoe Public Library will be presenting an afternoon concert featuring The Dorel Ensemble! Musicians from the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and the Lyric Opera of Chicago. They will play a program of Bartok (Hungarian Folk Melodies for Violin and Cello), Villa-Lobos (Deuz Choros, Duo for Violin and Cello), and Beethoven (String Quartet No. 1 in F major, op. 18). The musicians are Liba Shacht, Ying Chai, Weijing Wang, and John Sharp.

Please note the library closes at 4:00 PM. The doors will reopen at 4:30 for seating, with the concert beginning promptly at 5:00 PM. For more info, visit the FLYER



March Excerpts Now Online


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Now online is our March 2017 Spring Edition of Excerpts. View our listing of programs, news, and special events happening at the library this spring. To read the flyer online click HERE. Our weekly enewsletter is a great addition as well to stay up to date on what's happening at the library. Sign up by clicking HERE



Library Board Meeting Rescheduled

Notice of Rescheduled Library Board Meeting:

The March board meeting will be held Wednesday, March 15th at 8:00 PM in the Hammond Room. For more information please click HERE



The World Series Trophy Comes to Glencoe



Misner Auditorium-Central School, March 21st from 4:30-6:00 PM. For more information view the FLYER



Introducing Roku Streaming Players

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The Glencoe Public Library now has Roku Streaming Players for Checkout!

These easy to connect devices, use your home WiFi to stream free entertainment. We've loaded each one with dozens of movies, channels and more. Each Roku also has access to Netflix and Amazon Prime Video! No subscription required, we've got it all covered. What you need, is a HDMI capatible TV and a Internet connection. We supply the cables, and after a quick setup you're ready to stream! Stop by the reference desk to learn more. These Rokus are available to Glencoe cardholders only and circulate for 2 weeks. They are reserveable, however they are not renewable. To reserve one today, search our Catalog



Cancelled January 18th Library Board Meeting

The January 18, 2017 Library Board meeting has been cancelled. There will be a Special Library Board meeting on January 31, 2017 at 7:00 PM



Before the Flood Screening

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Before the Flood Screening and Discussion

In partnership with the Glencoe Go Green and Grab the Wheel, a screening of Leonardo DiCaprio's Before the Flood will be shown, followed by discussion. This will be held on February 1st, 2017 at Glencoe Union Church. For more information view the FLYER



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Excerpts is the library newsletter and comes out every three months. It is mailed to every Glencoe resident. Copies of the newsletter are available online (below) and at the library. Please be sure to check the library calendar for program updates.

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