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Chicago by Gaslight (In Person)

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Carol Stream Public Library
Room: Combined Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Event Details:
Based on his book, Chicago by Gaslight, and inspired by the HBO TV series The Gilded Age, Richard C. Lindberg will guide us on a colorful and intriguing journey back into time for a close-up look at the Windy City. Through words and pictures, Rich wi...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Carol Stream Public Library
Room: Create & Learn Center
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Outreach
Event Details:
The College of DuPage and Carol Stream Public Library are offering FREE English Language learning classes at the library. Learn reading, writing, and speaking skills Improve Career Opportunities Prepare for College Classes will meet Tu...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Carol Stream Public Library
Room: Combined Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Science & Technology (STEM), Home & Garden
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 66
Event Details:
Bats are amazing creatures and October is a fun month to learn about them!  Brittany Rogness from the Illinois Bat Conservation Program will teach us about the bats that we find in Illinois, their ecological, economic, and medicinal benefits, th...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Carol Stream Public Library
Room: Create & Learn Center
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Outreach
Event Details:
The College of DuPage and Carol Stream Public Library are offering FREE English Language learning classes at the library. Learn reading, writing, and speaking skills Improve Career Opportunities Prepare for College Classes will meet Tu...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Android Phone Basics (In Person)

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Carol Stream Public Library
Room: Combined Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Science & Technology (STEM)
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Details:
Presenter Mike Gershbein of Very Smart People will help you get more comfortable with your Android tablet or phone as we demonstrate how to navigate, find apps and customize your device.  Please feel free to bring your device and follow along du...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Carol Stream Public Library
Room: Create & Learn Center
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Outreach
Event Details:
The College of DuPage and Carol Stream Public Library are offering FREE English Language learning classes at the library. Learn reading, writing, and speaking skills Improve Career Opportunities Prepare for College Classes will meet Tu...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Carol Stream Public Library
Room: Combined Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Make & Take, Library Event, Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Registration will open October 1. Come weave yourself your very own chunky knit scarf!  A variety of fall and neutral colors will be available (limit one color per scarf). You can customize your scarf to make a standard scarf or infinity...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Carol Stream Public Library
Room: Zoom (Adult and Teen programs)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Event Details:
New members are welcome to join us for our armchair tour of the world!  Each month we read a book set in a different country. We will be discussing The Telling Room by Michael Paterniti and celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month with an a...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Carol Stream Public Library
Room: Create & Learn Center
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Outreach
Event Details:
The College of DuPage and Carol Stream Public Library are offering FREE English Language learning classes at the library. Learn reading, writing, and speaking skills Improve Career Opportunities Prepare for College Classes will meet Tu...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Carol Stream Public Library
Room: Outdoors
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Movies, Make & Take, Home & Garden, Entertainment, Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Registration will open October 1. To celebrate the upcoming release of Hocus Pocus 2, we will enjoy an evening of crafts on the patio!  Supplies and space are limited, so registration is required.  Must have a CSPL library card. ...

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Program Sessions

This class is anticipated to be very popular, so multiple sessions are offered.  Please register for only one session.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Carol Stream Public Library
Room: Create & Learn Center
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Outreach
Event Details:
The College of DuPage and Carol Stream Public Library are offering FREE English Language learning classes at the library. Learn reading, writing, and speaking skills Improve Career Opportunities Prepare for College Classes will meet Tu...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

The Polish in Hollywood (Online)

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Carol Stream Public Library
Room: Zoom (Adult and Teen programs)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Entertainment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 83
Event Details:
The films of Hollywood’s Golden Age offered many depictions and talents from Poland. Join Film Historian Dr. Annette Bochenek as she explores a selection of the studio system’s on- and off-screen talents of Polish descent as well as films that portra...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Carol Stream Public Library
Room: Create & Learn Center
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Outreach
Event Details:
The College of DuPage and Carol Stream Public Library are offering FREE English Language learning classes at the library. Learn reading, writing, and speaking skills Improve Career Opportunities Prepare for College Classes will meet Tu...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Carol Stream Public Library
Room: Combined Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Finances
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Event Details:
Worknet DuPage, https://worknetdupage.org/, will be presenting on their Skill Up initiative to help job seekers (re)start their careers.  Afterwards, learn about free library resources that can help you with job searches, building resumes &...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Carol Stream Public Library
Room: Create & Learn Center
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Outreach
Event Details:
The College of DuPage and Carol Stream Public Library are offering FREE English Language learning classes at the library. Learn reading, writing, and speaking skills Improve Career Opportunities Prepare for College Classes will meet Tu...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Qigong Basics (In Person)

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Carol Stream Public Library
Room: Combined Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Details:
Qigong is a practice of martial arts related to Tai Chi. Follow along in this active class led by Seven Stars Martial Arts to learn the fundamentals and importance of this practice. ...
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Trick-or-Treating!

3:00pm - 7:00pm
Children, Babies and Toddlers, Preschool, Elementary School, Middle School, Teens, Adults, Family, Everyone
Library Branch: Carol Stream Public Library
Age Group: Children, Babies and Toddlers, Preschool, Elementary School, Middle School, Teens, Adults, Family, Everyone
Program Type: Entertainment
Event Details:
Make the Library a stop on your trick-or-treating route! Stop at the tent by the sidewalk or in the lobby (depending on the weather) and get a sweet treat! ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Binge Boxes

All Day
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Carol Stream Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Passive Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 150
Event Details:
A Binge Box is a box full of books hand-selected for you by our librarians, plus treats and small gifts to brighten your day. Please answer the questions regarding your preferences, allow us a little extra time to get your request filled, and we will...

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Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Carol Stream Public Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Passive Program, Make & Take, Crafts
Event Details:
Beginning November 1, call the Adult Services Desk 630-344-6123 or email cstream@cslibrary to have a kit put aside for you! Supplies are limited so please request one per person, and no advanced requests can be taken. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Teen Binge Boxes

All Day
Teens, Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Carol Stream Public Library
Room: Online - Virtual Program
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Finances
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 150
Event Details:
A Binge Box is a box full of books hand-selected for you by our librarians, plus treats and small gifts to brighten your day. You can request a personalized box. Please answer the questions regarding your preferences, allow us a little extra tim...

Disclaimer(s)

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Carol Stream Public Library
Room: Create & Learn Center
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Outreach
Event Details:
The College of DuPage and Carol Stream Public Library are offering FREE English Language learning classes at the library. Learn reading, writing, and speaking skills Improve Career Opportunities Prepare for College Classes will meet Tu...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Organizing Keepsakes (Online)

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Carol Stream Public Library
Room: Zoom (Adult and Teen programs)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Home & Garden, Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 98
Event Details:
Do you have a lot of memorabilia from your parents, grandparents or your kids? Have you ever considered organizing or parting with these keepsakes, but the task itself feels insurmountable? Join professional organizer Beth Randall and discover the be...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Carol Stream Public Library
Room: Create & Learn Center
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Outreach
Event Details:
The College of DuPage and Carol Stream Public Library are offering FREE English Language learning classes at the library. Learn reading, writing, and speaking skills Improve Career Opportunities Prepare for College Classes will meet Tu...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Carol Stream Public Library
Room: Combined Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Science & Technology (STEM), Home & Garden
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 86
Event Details:
Adam Kreuzer from the International Dark-Sky Association will talk to us about how we can fight light pollution and save our night sky. Protecting the night sky from light pollution is a critical mission that supports human health, preserves wildlife...