November and December events at the Geneva Public Library
Oct 27, 2016 11:45AM
By Neighbors Magazines
To register or see a complete listing of events and programs visit gpld.org or call 630-232-0780.
Making the Most of Social Security
Nov. 10, 7pm
Michael Heatwole will discuss the different filing options which can often provide payments higher than options typically selected.
DIY Leaf Bowl and Mason Jar Candle
Nov. 12, 9:30am
Using silk leaves, a few simple materials, and Mod Podge®, create a seasonal decorative bowl and candle.
Family Harry Potter Day
Nov. 13, 12–5pm
Celebrate the Nov. 18 release of the movie Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them with a viewing of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, crafts, games, and other activities. All ages.
Advanced Internet Searching
Nov. 15, 7pm
Look at different Internet search engines, improve the quality of search results, limit search results and evaluate the quality of the information. A hands-on class.
Nov. 19, 2pm
Celebrate International Games Day with breakout games. Get a locked box, some clues and tools to solve puzzles, crack codes and break open the box. Grades 6–12.
The Tales of Olympus
Nov. 22, 10:30am
American Eagle Productions presents a live musical theater performance. Ages 5 & up. Tickets are available beginning Tues., Nov. 8.
Trivia Night @ Aurelio’s
Nov. 28, 6:30–9pm
Test your knowledge at trivia night. Designed for adults in their 20s and 30s. Sign up in teams of up to four adults. Call 630-232-0780 x251 to reserve your team’s spot. Held at Aurelio’s, 330 W. State St.
Tales in the Nighttime Forest
Dec. 6, 7pm
Join us at the Creek Bend Nature Center for bedtime nature stories. Creek Bend Nature Center, LeRoy Oakes Forest Preserve, 37W700 Dean St., St. Charles
An Evening with Elizabeth Berg
Dec. 6, 7pm
Bestselling author Elizabeth Berg reads from her newest book, Make Someone Happy: Favorite Postings, a collection of favorite blog entries. Copies of the book will be available for purchase and signing.
Book & Bag It: Christmas in Chicago
Dec. 7, 12pm
David Clark will discuss the experiences and traditions of the Christmas holiday in Chicago
Meet the Author: E.V. Jones
Dec. 7, 4pm
Join us for an afternoon with Geneva’s very own E.V. Jones, author of the YA novel, The Wish. Hear an excerpt from her book and get your copy signed! Grades 9–12.
Celebrate the Season
Dec. 9, 6–8pm
Get into the spirit of the holidays with crafts, a singalong, refreshments and a special visit from Santa! Register for our winter program, Chill Out and Read! All ages.
Dec. 17, 2–3:30pm
Back by popular demand! Try out a variety of classic game consoles and computer games. Feel free to invite your parents to play. Grades 6–8.
Build with LEGO®s
Dec. 20, 9:30–11:30am
Use the LEGOs we have collected to build an awesome creation. You may work on your creations anytime during this time period. All ages.