Saturday, April 30, 2011

Help Beautify the Chicago River on May 14

Join members of Glenview's Natural Resources Commission for the 19th annual Chicago River Day. Volunteers will help clean up the West Fork of the Chicago River. Meet in the Kohl's parking lot south of Willow Road on Saturday, May 14 from 9 AM to noon. Free t-shirts will be given to all volunteers; work gloves and trash bags will be provided. Call Site Captain Henrietta Saunders at 847-729-2329 with questions.

Thursday, April 7, 2011

National Library Week, April 10-16

Be sure to stop by the Library during National Library Week, a national observance sponsored by the American Library Association. We have many fun and interesting events planned to celebrate our Library, including a musical performance by Michael Smith, a book discussion, and a book presentation/signing. Storytelling workshops on Saturday April 16 include Puppet University, writing a great college essay, and starting your own YouTube channel. And don't miss the Patron Appreciation Reception on Thursday, April 14, 2-4. See you there!

Tuesday, April 5, 2011

Shredding Day Saturday, April 9, at Glenview State Bank

Free paper shredding for up to 25 pounds of material will be available Saturday, April 9, at the 800 Waukegan Rd Glenview State Bank facility. Hours are 9 a.m. to Noon. Papers to be shredded should be in returnable boxes or containers. No plastic bags, please. Questions? Contact or call 847-729-1900.

Friday, April 1, 2011

Health Watch 24/7 at Glenview Public Library

Did you know your library can provide professional journal articles on health topics 24/7 via our online health resources ? All you need is the barcode from your Glenview Library card to log in from home. You can then access articles from EbscoHost Nursing/ Academic Edition; Proquest Psychology Journals; and AltHealthWatch (for complementary/integrative approaches to health).
Prefer reviewing hands-on materials? Come browse our journals by the fireplace including JAMA, New England Journal of Medicine, Nursing, and the American Journal of Nursing. Questions? Call the Reference Desk at 847-729-7500, ext. 7700.