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Paint Your Story: Summer Reading Challenge

All Day 6/1 - 8/7
Glen Ellyn Public Library
Library Branch: Glen Ellyn Public Library
Room: Virtual Program
Age Group: Youth, Middle School, High School, Adult, Everyone
Program Type: Special Event
Event Details:
The Glen Ellyn Public Library's 10-week Summer Reading Program. Please email summer_reading@gepl.org with any questions. ...
This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Middle School" group.
This event is in the "High School" group.
This event is in the "College and Young Adult" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Flowering Trees Watercolor Painting Workshop

2:00pm - 2:30pm
Glen Ellyn Public Library
Registration
Library Branch: Glen Ellyn Public Library
Room: Virtual Program
Age Group: Youth, Middle School, High School, College and Young Adult, Adult, Everyone
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Class, STEAM, Webinar
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Learn to paint flowering trees with art teacher Christine Thornton. In a pre-recorded video, Christine will teach you some fun, easy watercolor painting techniques. You can use your own watercolors or colored pencils. This online class includes the i...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Microsoft Excel 201

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Glen Ellyn Public Library
Library Branch: Glen Ellyn Public Library
Room: Virtual Program
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Business/Financial, Class, Computers & Technology, Webinar

Microsoft Excel 201

Take your spreadsheet skills to the next level. Learn how to filter, link and format data, and create charts in Excel.

Event Details:
Zoom Meeting ID: 636-207-473 Attend the webinar. ...

Special Notes

Zoom

The Zoom web browser client will download automatically when you start or join your first Zoom meeting. You can also download or open Zoom manually and enter the Meeting ID and password, if needed.

Webinars are seminars conducted over the internet and are interactive through a written "chat" feature. Webinars do not require a password.

Online meetings (electronic, virtual, or e-meetings) are web-based and allow people to see and hear each other. The password for Zoom online meetings will be sent in a confirmation email after you register.

This event is in the "Adult" group.

BYOB Book Chat

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Glen Ellyn Public Library
Library Branch: Glen Ellyn Public Library
Room: Virtual Program
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Book Discussion, Webinar
Event Details:
Grab a drink of your choice and join us for a book chat featuring staff from the Glen Ellyn Public Library and The Bookstore. We'll tell you about some of our favorite books, then we'd love to hear what you're reading. Meeting ID: 824 1421 14...

Special Notes

Zoom

The Zoom web browser client will download automatically when you start or join your first Zoom meeting. You can also download or open Zoom manually and enter the Meeting ID and password, if needed.

Webinars are seminars conducted over the internet and are interactive through a written "chat" feature. Webinars do not require a password.

Online meetings (electronic, virtual, or e-meetings) are web-based and allow people to see and hear each other. The password for Zoom online meetings will be sent in a confirmation email after you register.

This event is in the "College and Young Adult" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Next Chapter Book Club

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Glen Ellyn Public Library
Library Branch: Glen Ellyn Public Library
Room: Virtual Program
Age Group: College and Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Adaptive, Book Discussion, Webinar

Next Chapter Book Club

Next Chapter Book Club is a community-based book club for individuals with cognitive and developmental disabilities. Members read together, hang out, make friends, enjoy a snack, and have fun. To sign up, please contact our Outreach Librarian.

Special Notes

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

This event is in the "Adult" group.

Artificial Intelligence (AI) and You

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Glen Ellyn Public Library
Library Branch: Glen Ellyn Public Library
Room: Virtual Program
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Class, Computers & Technology
Event Details:
Amazon, self-driving cars, and Alexa all use machine computing to simulate human intelligence. Ian O'Reilly, Advisory Consultant for Data and Analytics with Ernst & Young, will explain what AI is, how it is used, and how it impacts your life. ...

Special Notes

Zoom

The Zoom web browser client will download automatically when you start or join your first Zoom meeting. You can also download or open Zoom manually and enter the Meeting ID and password, if needed.

Webinars are seminars conducted over the internet and are interactive through a written "chat" feature. Webinars do not require a password.

Online meetings (electronic, virtual, or e-meetings) are web-based and allow people to see and hear each other. The password for Zoom online meetings will be sent in a confirmation email after you register.

This event is in the "Adult" group.

Solar Power Hour

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Glen Ellyn Public Library
Library Branch: Glen Ellyn Public Library
Room: Virtual Program
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Class, Webinar

Zoom

The Zoom web browser client will download automatically when you start or join your first Zoom meeting. You can also download or open Zoom manually and enter the Meeting ID.

Webinars are seminars conducted over the internet and are interactive through a written "chat" feature.

Online meetings (also referred to as e-, electronic, or virtual meetings) are web-based and allow people to see and hear each other.

Event Details:
Thinking about going solar? The Citizens Utility Board (CUB) is hosting a free solar information session where you'll learn everything you need to know about going solar. We'll discuss the basics of solar, new Illinois solar incentives, and solar's f...
This event is in the "College and Young Adult" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Next Chapter Book Club

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Glen Ellyn Public Library
Library Branch: Glen Ellyn Public Library
Room: Virtual Program
Age Group: College and Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Adaptive, Book Discussion, Webinar

Next Chapter Book Club

Next Chapter Book Club is a community-based book club for individuals with cognitive and developmental disabilities. Members read together, hang out, make friends, enjoy a snack, and have fun. To sign up, please contact our Outreach Librarian.

Special Notes

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

This event is in the "Adult" group.

Vitalant Blood Drive

11:00am - 5:00pm
Glen Ellyn Public Library
Library Branch: Glen Ellyn Public Library
Room: Library Parking Lot
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Health & Wellness

Vitalant Blood Drive

Donating blood is one of the easiest ways to give back to your community. Schedule your donation appointment at vitalant.org or call 877-25-VITAL. Walk-ins are welcome, but appointments are recommended.

Event Details:
Now your blood donation delivers double the good when you save lives and learn your COVID-19 antibody status. ...
This event is in the "High School" group.
This event is in the "College and Young Adult" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Defining Systemic Racism

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Glen Ellyn Public Library
Library Branch: Glen Ellyn Public Library
Room: Virtual Program
Age Group: High School, College and Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Special Event, Webinar
Event Details:
Join us for an insightful discussion with Tauya Forst, J.D., professor of justice studies at College of DuPage. Professor Forst will help create a working definition of systemic racism and how it affects every area of our lives. This event ...

Special Notes

Zoom

The Zoom web browser client will download automatically when you start or join your first Zoom meeting. You can also download or open Zoom manually and enter the Meeting ID and password, if needed.

Webinars are seminars conducted over the internet and are interactive through a written "chat" feature. Webinars do not require a password.

Online meetings (electronic, virtual, or e-meetings) are web-based and allow people to see and hear each other. The password for Zoom online meetings will be sent in a confirmation email after you register.

This event is in the "College and Young Adult" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Next Chapter Book Club

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Glen Ellyn Public Library
Library Branch: Glen Ellyn Public Library
Room: Virtual Program
Age Group: College and Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Adaptive, Book Discussion, Webinar

Next Chapter Book Club

Next Chapter Book Club is a community-based book club for individuals with cognitive and developmental disabilities. Members read together, hang out, make friends, enjoy a snack, and have fun. To sign up, please contact our Outreach Librarian.

Special Notes

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

This event is in the "Adult" group.

LinkedIn 101

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Glen Ellyn Public Library
Registration
Library Branch: Glen Ellyn Public Library
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Business/Financial, Class, Computers & Technology, Webinar
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8

Zoom

The Zoom web browser client will download automatically when you start or join your first Zoom meeting. You can also download or open Zoom manually and enter the Meeting ID.

Webinars are seminars conducted over the internet and are interactive through a written "chat" feature.

Online meetings (also referred to as e-, electronic, or virtual meetings) are web-based and allow people to see and hear each other.

Event Details:
Meeting ID: 341-225-960 Attend the meeting. ...
This event is in the "College and Young Adult" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Next Chapter Book Club

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Glen Ellyn Public Library
Library Branch: Glen Ellyn Public Library
Room: Virtual Program
Age Group: College and Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Adaptive, Book Discussion, Webinar

Next Chapter Book Club

Next Chapter Book Club is a community-based book club for individuals with cognitive and developmental disabilities. Members read together, hang out, make friends, enjoy a snack, and have fun. To sign up, please contact our Outreach Librarian.

Special Notes

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

This event is in the "High School" group.
This event is in the "College and Young Adult" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Get in the eSports Game: Education, Experience, and Careers

3:30pm - 4:30pm
Glen Ellyn Public Library
Library Branch: Glen Ellyn Public Library
Room: Virtual Program
Age Group: High School, College and Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Games & Video Gaming, Webinar
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Thursday Evening Book Club

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Glen Ellyn Public Library
Registration
Library Branch: Glen Ellyn Public Library
Room: Virtual Program
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Book Discussion, Webinar
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
The Zoom meeting information will be in your registration confirmation email.  ...
This event is in the "College and Young Adult" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Word 101

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Glen Ellyn Public Library
Library Branch: Glen Ellyn Public Library
Room: Virtual Program
Age Group: College and Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Class, Computers & Technology, Webinar

Zoom

The Zoom web browser client will download automatically when you start or join your first Zoom meeting. You can also download or open Zoom manually and enter the Meeting ID.

Webinars are seminars conducted over the internet and are interactive through a written "chat" feature.

Online meetings (also referred to as e-, electronic, or virtual meetings) are web-based and allow people to see and hear each other.

Event Details:
Learn the basics of Excel; the basic ribbon functions, how to create a table, insert images into your worksheet and more. Meeting ID: 832 3394 5348 Attend the meeting. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Job Search with Cool Tools

10:00am - 11:00am
Glen Ellyn Public Library
Library Branch: Glen Ellyn Public Library
Room: Virtual Program
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Business/Financial, Class, Webinar

Zoom

The Zoom web browser client will download automatically when you start or join your first Zoom meeting. You can also download or open Zoom manually and enter the Meeting ID.

Webinars are seminars conducted over the internet and are interactive through a written "chat" feature.

Online meetings (also referred to as e-, electronic, or virtual meetings) are web-based and allow people to see and hear each other.

Event Details:
Job Seeker will learn and explore tools that help in their job search. Presented by the People's Resource Center. Meeting ID: 882 8046 4207 Attend the meeting. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

BYOB Book Chat

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Glen Ellyn Public Library
Library Branch: Glen Ellyn Public Library
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Book Discussion, Webinar
This event is in the "College and Young Adult" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Next Chapter Book Club

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Glen Ellyn Public Library
Library Branch: Glen Ellyn Public Library
Room: Virtual Program
Age Group: College and Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Adaptive, Book Discussion, Webinar

Next Chapter Book Club

Next Chapter Book Club is a community-based book club for individuals with cognitive and developmental disabilities. Members read together, hang out, make friends, enjoy a snack, and have fun. To sign up, please contact our Outreach Librarian.

Special Notes

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Middle School" group.
This event is in the "High School" group.
This event is in the "College and Young Adult" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

GEPL Get Together: Brush Calligraphy

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Glen Ellyn Public Library
Registration
Library Branch: Glen Ellyn Public Library
Room: Virtual Program
Age Group: Youth, Middle School, High School, College and Young Adult, Adult, Everyone
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Social, Webinar
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
The Zoom meeting information will be in your registration confirmation email.  ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Fight Corruption with Ethics Reform

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Glen Ellyn Public Library
Library Branch: Glen Ellyn Public Library
Room: Virtual Program
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Webinar

Zoom

The Zoom web browser client will download automatically when you start or join your first Zoom meeting. You can also download or open Zoom manually and enter the Meeting ID.

Webinars are seminars conducted over the internet and are interactive through a written "chat" feature.

Online meetings (also referred to as e-, electronic, or virtual meetings) are web-based and allow people to see and hear each other.

Event Details:
With multiple investigations into local and state public officials, a citizens’ outcry for ethics reform can transform the culture of corruption in Illinois. In 2019, with the heat on, the Chicago City Council unanimously passed ethics reform and the...
This event is in the "College and Young Adult" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Next Chapter Book Club

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Glen Ellyn Public Library
Library Branch: Glen Ellyn Public Library
Room: Virtual Program
Age Group: College and Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Adaptive, Book Discussion, Webinar

Next Chapter Book Club

Next Chapter Book Club is a community-based book club for individuals with cognitive and developmental disabilities. Members read together, hang out, make friends, enjoy a snack, and have fun. To sign up, please contact our Outreach Librarian.

Special Notes

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

This event is in the "Adult" group.

Thursday Evening Book Club

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Glen Ellyn Public Library
Registration
Library Branch: Glen Ellyn Public Library
Room: Virtual Program
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Book Discussion, Webinar
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited

Thursday Evening Book Club

The Thursday Evening Book Club meets monthly. Copies of book discussion titles are available on the 2nd floor near the study rooms.

Event Details:
The Zoom meeting information will be in your registration confirmation email.  ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Vitalant Blood Drive

1:30pm - 7:00pm
Glen Ellyn Public Library
Library Branch: Glen Ellyn Public Library
Room: North & South Meeting Rooms
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Health & Wellness

Vitalant Blood Drive

Donating blood is one of the easiest ways to give back to your community. Schedule your donation appointment at vitalant.org or call 877-25-VITAL. Walk-ins are welcome, but appointments are recommended.

This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Middle School" group.
This event is in the "High School" group.
This event is in the "College and Young Adult" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

The Magic Bookshelf

2:00pm - 2:45pm
Glen Ellyn Public Library
Registration
Library Branch: Glen Ellyn Public Library
Room: Virtual Program
Age Group: Youth, Middle School, High School, College and Young Adult, Adult, Everyone
Program Type: Performance
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 100
This event is in the "College and Young Adult" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Next Chapter Book Club

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Glen Ellyn Public Library
Library Branch: Glen Ellyn Public Library
Room: Virtual Program
Age Group: College and Young Adult, Adult
Program Type: Adaptive, Book Discussion, Webinar

Next Chapter Book Club

Next Chapter Book Club is a community-based book club for individuals with cognitive and developmental disabilities. Members read together, hang out, make friends, enjoy a snack, and have fun. To sign up, please contact our Outreach Librarian.

Special Notes

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

This event is in the "Youth" group.
This event is in the "Middle School" group.
This event is in the "High School" group.
This event is in the "College and Young Adult" group.
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

GEPL Get Together: Trivia

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Glen Ellyn Public Library
Registration
Library Branch: Glen Ellyn Public Library
Room: Virtual Program
Age Group: Youth, Middle School, High School, College and Young Adult, Adult, Everyone
Program Type: Games & Video Gaming, Social, Webinar
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
The Zoom meeting information will be in your registration confirmation email.  ...