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6800 W. 43rd St.
Stickney, IL 60402


Telephone:
708-749-1050



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Monday - Thursday:
9am - 8pm

Friday - Saturday:
9am - 5pm

Sunday:
Closed


 

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ADULT WINTER READING PROGRAM
JANUARY 9th - FEBRUARY 23rd
 

 
Get ready to read!  Each title logged earns you a raffle entry.  Write down the titles that you read on your reading log in the Adult Winter Reading log book, kept at the Popular Services Desk.  Participants must log at least one title to be entered in the raffle.  The deadline is 5:00 p.m. February 23rd.  Winners' names will be drawn and announced at the Winter Reading Final Party on February 24th.  Winners need not be present to win, but we hope you join us for the party.
 
Visit the Reference Desk, email or call to sign up.  Questions:  email reference@sfvpld.org or call 708-749-1050 x120
 
Starting January 9th, you may also use our online form to log your Winter reading titles by clicking here. Only entries submitted between January 9th and February 23rd will be eligible.
 


WRITERS GROUP
Saturday, January 20th, 11 AM
 
 
Do you have a story to tell?  Do you need feedback on a piece of writing?  Come to SFVPLD Writers' group with a piece of writing to share.  All types of writing are welcome.

Questions?  email: reppes@sfvpld.org or call 708-749-1050 x120


 


INTRO TO MICROSOFT OFFICE
Saturday, January 27th, 3:00-4:30
 
Looking for a crash course on some of the most popular applications Microsoft Office has to offer?  If so, come join us for an Introduction to Microsoft Office which will feature brief introductions to Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Publisher, the suite's most used applications.
 
Register here or call (708) 749-1050.
 


ADULT BOOK CLUB
Monday, January 22nd, 7:00pm 

The Underground Railroad
by Colson Whitehead


Everyone is invited to join our book discussions. Pick up a copy at the circulation desk, or call Sonia  708-749-1050 x100; reppes@sfvpld.org

Learn more about the Adult Book Club here.


 


LINCOLN AS STORYTELLER
Tuesday, February 6th, 6:00pm
 
One of our nation’s most beloved and esteemed historical figures, Abraham Lincoln (as portrayed by Kevin Wood) shares some of his favorite stories, anecdotes, and jokes, and explains why he used these so often. You'll still get a good dose of both the nation's history and Mr. Lincoln's personal history.
 
Register here or call us at (708) 749-1050.
 


Image of original Elf movie poster. Links to larger version of image.SECOND SATURDAY CINEMA:
CRAZY, STUPID, LOVE (2011)
Saturday, February 10th, 2pm

Cal Weaver (Steve Carell) is living the American dream. He has a good job, a beautiful house, great children and a beautiful wife, named Emily (Julianne Moore). Cal's seemingly perfect life unravels, however, when he learns that Emily has been unfaithful and wants a divorce. Over 40 and suddenly single, Cal is adrift in the fickle world of dating. Enter, Jacob Palmer (Ryan Gosling), a self-styled player who takes Cal under his wing and teaches him how to be a hit with the ladies.

Enjoy some popcorn and a movie at the library the second Saturday of every month!


TAKE HOME THE INTERNET
Wi-Fi Hotspot Lending
No internet at home? We have updated our 4G/LTE mobile wi-fi hotspots, allowing you to take home the internet. Visit the Circulation Desk to sign up.
 
For more information, including our new mobile hotspot video tutorial, view our 4G/LTE Hotspot Guide to Operation
 
 
Check availability or place a hold in our catalog.
 
 


 
ACCESSING AND MANAGING YOUR
LIBRARY ACCOUNT ONLINE TUTORIAL
 
Do you need help with accessing and managing your library account? This brief online tutorial will show you how to:
  • Log into your library account
  • Make updates to your preferences
  • See what materials you have checked out or have holds on
  • Pay fines online
For additional account assistance, contact the Adult Reference Desk by emailing reference@sfvpld.org or by calling (708) 749-1050, x-120.
 
 
También disponible en español.
 


 
ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE (ESL)
 
¿Está interesado en mejorar su inglés con un tutor que habla español? La biblioteca proporciona cursos de inglés, una vez a la semana, en la biblioteca.

Para más información, contacte a Christian Reynoso por email a reynosoc@sfvpld.org o llame al (708) 749-1050 ext 130.

Are you interested in improving your English skills with a Spanish Speaking tutor? The library provides weekly ESL courses in both the library and in the Central Stickney Township Medical Center Clinic.

For more information, contact Christian Reynoso by emailing reynosoc@sfvpld.org or by calling (708) 749-1050 ext 130.
 
 
 


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