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The Value of Friends
Family is family.
Friends are our only relationship of choice.
Discover WHY they are important to our health & well-being.
We will continue this discussion May 31 at 1-2pm (CST)
Register by calling 888 600-2560 or email
Swedish Death Cleaning
"A loved one wishes to inherit NICE things from you; not ALL things from you." Give your family the gift of a clean, organized, & simple life. Join in the discussion as we learn how to downsize our lives in a memorable way. Learn about fun projects that you can begin at any age.
Tinley Park Library
7851 Timber Drive
Tinley Park, IL 60477
Oct. 29, 2018 at 11am
Women in History
More Men in History & the Values they Portray
August 30, 2018 1-2pm (CST)
Register by calling 888 600-2560 or email

Cultural Diversity
September 27, 2018 1-2pm (CST)
For successful communication & relating to others globally - you'll want to be in the know.
Register by calling 888 600-2560 or email

Finding Your Zen
July 26,2 018 1-2pm (CST)
Need a time-out from your busy, chaotic life? Are you stressed to the max? Need to recharge your batteries? Join us for a discussion on simple, helpful ways to rekindle the light in your heart.
Register by calling 888 600-2560 or email
Regularly Scheduled Events
STORY TIME with Grandma Jeanne

Books & storytelling help build oral language, sequencing, & comprehension skills. It is a fun way to get children hooked on the joys of reading.
1st & 3rd Wednesdays of each month. 10:30am
Rock Paper Scissors
(an educational toy store)
712 LaSalle Street
Ottawa, IL 61350
GAME TIME with Jeanne
Join us for some fun! Test your knowledge or learn a thing or two in these brain-teasing sessions.
2nd Wednesdays of each month 1-2pm (CST)
register by calling # 888 600-2560 or email
At time listed for the program, dial in from any phone...and enjoy. All calls are FREE!
Events Open to the Public


Grandma Goes to Antarctica:
This is the true story of a 57-year-old grandmother who was stationed in Antarctica for 5 months as a contract worker for the National Science Foundation. (NSF)

September 22, 2018 10am-2pm
Author Event
Princeton Library
698 E. Peru St.
Princeton, IL 61356

October 5, 2018  at 10am
Reddick Library
1010 Canal Street
Ottawa, IL 61350
Grandma Goes to Antarctica

October 29, 2018 at 11am
Swedish Death Cleaning
Tinley Park Library
7851 Timber Dr.
Tinley Park, IL 60477
Swedish Death Cleaning
Learn about fun projects that you can begin at any age. By sharing a joyful walk down memory lane, your family will better understand the era in which you lived & loved. Make history go from a boring school subject to your family saga enriching future generations.