Fox River Grove Memorial Library Adult Programs - Winter 2017-2018


Literary Guess Who - January 2018
Guess who skated into our Winter Wonderland Display Case? You might recognize some characters from one of your favorite books hiding behind snow-covered trees or having a snowball fight! Guess all twelve correctly to qualify to win a $25 Barnes and Noble gift card. All ages may participate. One entry per person.

This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Library.


Submissions due by January 31
What to do:

1.) Choose a book.

2.) Replace your face, shoes, body or pet with the book’s cover. (Match it up as closely as possible! See some great examples here.)

3.) Take the picture.

4.) Bring picture to the Library or email to with BOOKFACE in the subject line by January 31. Remember to include your name and contact info. One entry per person.

5.) Vote for your favorite on display at the Library during the month of February, on Instagram, or on the Library’s Facebook page.

The winner will receive a $25 Barnes and Noble gift card! All ages may participate.

This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

Reiki/Forgiveness Meditation/Breath Awareness Class with Marylou Nunamaker
Thursday, February 22nd at 6:30 p.m.
Reiki is an 'energy' awareness to work on healing the Self; the meditation teaches to love the Self; and the Breath is Life. These tools are key to good health, physical well-being, mental awareness, spiritual curiosity, and emotional strength. All ages are welcome. We will laugh, be silent, and be free to experience what it means to "Love one's Self." Wear comfortable clothes and shoes. Registration is required.

Knitting and Crochet Club

1st and 3rd Monday of the month at 7 p.m.
Come join this lively group of knitters and crocheters! Whether you are new to yarn crafts or not, all ages and experience are welcome to join the fun.

We're Talking About Books

(Not your average book club)

3rd Wednesday of the month at 7 p.m.

The rejuvenated evening book club is here in a new and unique format. We're just talking about books in an unstructured, fun setting. Come share a great read, a new author, or a fantastic series. Or simply come and listen for new ideas!