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Check back for registration forms for these upcoming programs.
Bringing Families to the Library
September 26, 2014 ● Kankakee Public Library ● 9:30 am-3pm
Topics will include:
- New Parents-Vicki Rakowski from the La Grange Public Library will discuss baby/early literacy fairs at the library.
- Homeschool Families-Kathy Wentz from the Johnsburg Public Library District will talk about her
experience developing a homeschooling resource center.
- Non-English Speaking Families-Gale Graves from the Waukegan Public Library will explain the
Families Learning Together program at her library.
- Teen Parents-Staff from the Glen Ellyn Public Library will describe their Teen Parent Connection.
Comic-Con in a Box
November 21, 2014 ● Grant Park Recreation Center 44 W. Golfview Dr. Northlake IL 60164 ● All Day Program, Times TBA
Featured Speaker-Jarrett Krosoczka author of the Lunch Lady graphic novel series
Other topics will include:
- Planning and hosting a library Comic-Con-Bob Cassanelli from Gail Borden Public Library
- Graphic novel collection development
- Visit vendors and other representatives from the Comic-Con world during lunch