Monday, January 7, 2019

Game On!

What better way to spend a winter evening than to spend it indoors playing board games?  Now you can do it here at the Glenview Public Library!  On Monday, January 14th, from 6:30-8:30, join us in Community Room West for Game On! Board Gaming for Adults.  Try out a game from our collection, or bring in one of your favorites and show us how to play!  No signup needed, just drop in!  Staff will be available to help get you started.  Game On!

Tuesday, December 4, 2018


Who’s up for an afternoon of board games?
On Saturday, December 8th, Game On!  Board gaming will be taking place at Heinen’s Grocery Store (1020 Waukegan Road in Glenview) from 1:00-4:00 PM in their café.  Take a break from the cold, come and enjoy your favorite board games, or try out a new one!  Or even bring a favorite of yours and show us how to play!  Library staff will be there to help out.  Food and beverages will also be available to purchase.

Game on!

Tuesday, November 20, 2018


BOOKit! Nonfiction Book Discussion Group
Wednesday, November 28
7 PM, Multipurpose Room
No registration necessary -- Just drop in!


Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance
The author, a former marine and Yale Law School graduate, gives a powerful account of growing up in a poor Rust Belt town.  Hillbilly Elegy tells the true story of what a social, regional, and class decline feels like by examining the struggles of America’s white working class.

Copies of 
Hillbilly Elegy are available now at the Reader Services Desk.

Friday, October 5, 2018

Game On! at the Library

Join us Monday, October 9th from 6:30-8:30 for an evening of Game On!  Board Gaming for Adults in Community Room West!  Try something new from our collection!  Revisit an old favorite!  Or bring a game from home and teach it to us!  Drop on in and have fun!  Staff will be available to help get you started.  Game On!
  

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Game On! at Heinen's


Join us this Saturday, September 15th, from 1-4 PM at Heinen's  Grocery Store at 1020 Waukegan Road in Glenview!  Spend an afternoon with us in their cafe playing games like Ticket to Ride, Ninja Burger, and Scotland Yard.  Or bring one of your favorite games and teach us how to play it!  Just drop in, no signup needed!  Staff will be available to help get you started.  Food and beverages will be available for purchase.

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Join us for a discussion of How the Post Office Created America


Bookit! Nonfiction Book Discussion Group
Wednesday, July 25
7 PM, Multipurpose Room
No registration necessary -- Just drop in!

How the Post Office Created America: A History by Winifred Gallagher
Winifred Gallagher presents the history of the post office as America’s own story. A masterful account of a long underappreciated institution, How the Post Office Created America examines the surprising role of the postal service in our nation’s political, social, economic, and physical development.

Copies of
How the Post Office Created America are available now at the Reader Services Desk.

Friday, July 13, 2018

Game On!

Who is ready to gather around a table and roll some dice?  Join us this Monday, 6:30-8:30 in the Multipurpose Room for an evening of Game On!  Board Gaming for Adults!  Play your old favorites or try something new!  Or even bring a game from home and teach us how to play!  Just drop on in!  Staff will be available to help you get started.