Southern Fiction: The Invention of Wings

Monday, August 4, 2014 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Join us at Maze to take a wonderful journey back to our Southern roots!Whether you are from the South and want to go back or if you've always wanted to live there, these books will satisfy that yearning with stories of the history and bravery that many of us wonder if we possess. The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd.Will wings help these four women break free from their lives in Charleston, South Carolina?

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Meeting Room - Maze Branch
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Truth Is Stranger: Nothing to Envy - RESCHEDULED

Thursday, January 30, 2014 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm

Maze Branch Library will be closed due to extreme weather Tuesday, Jan. 28. The Nothing to Envy discussion will take place Thursday, Jan. 30 at 7 pm.

This months' book is Nothing to Envy: Ordinary Lives in North Korea by Barbara Demick.Following the lives of six North Koreans over fifteen years, Demick brings to life what it means to be living under the most repressive totalitarian regime in the world today.

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Meeting Room - Maze Branch

Picturebook Playhouse

Wednesday, April 30, 2014 - 2:30pm to 3:00pm

Ever wished your favorite stories could come to life? In Picturebook Playhouse, they can! Each week a different picture book is selected and re-enacted. A great way to build group cooperation skills and boost imagination through role play! For ages 4+.

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Meeting Room - Maze Branch

Preschool Pals

Wednesday, April 30, 2014 - 11:00am to 11:30am

For children 3 to 5 years. Through longer picture books and concept games, children build important pre-reading skills in this fun and enriching session. This class builds literacy and listening skills and encourages your child to develop a love of reading to prepare for school success.

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Meeting Room - Maze Branch

My First Storytime

Tuesday, April 29, 2014 - 10:15am to 10:45am

For babies up to 15 months, with a caregiver. Boost your baby's brain power with simple board books, engaging props, fun rhymes, singing and socializing. This class helps to develop enriched language skills, builds an early love of reading, and connects you with your little one.

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Meeting Room - Maze Branch

Local Epicurean

Tuesday, April 29, 2014 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Is soup the ultimate comfort food, a meal, or something more? Every culture has soup, and Karl Bader of Karl's Craft Soup shares a lively presentation on what makes it universally loved. Learn how to choose the best seasonal produce for your soups and gain insightful tips for preparing soups for every occasion. Plus, there will be samples.

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Meeting Room - Maze Branch
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Family Event: Radio Sound Effects Workshop

Tuesday, December 31, 2013 - 10:30am to 11:30am

A long, long time ago...in a galaxy far, far away...there was...radio! Learn about what was used to produce radio sound effects and help us recreate an old-time radio show at the library! Best for ages 8+. Register in person, online at oppl.org/events or by calling 708.386.4751 beginning December 17.

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Meeting Room - Maze Branch
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