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Fox River Grove Memorial Library Adult Programs - Spring 2018

State of the Real Estate Market in FRG and Cary with Beth Repta of Repta Realty Group/Keller Williams

Tuesday, March 13 @ 6:30 p.m.

- Overview of the Key Economic Indicators of the Fox River Grove & Cary markets

- What are today's buyers looking for in a home?

- What are good investments when considering home improvement projects?


How to Pay for College Without Going Broke 
Wednesday, March 21 @ 6:30 p.m.

This unique workshop covers little-known strategies not covered in regular college planning workshops. Don’t miss the opportunity to learn new strategies available to families for planning, saving, or paying for college—strategies that can save you thousands of dollars while finding the best-fit college for your child. Includes new material about important changes that may soon be coming in higher education. Parents and guardians are encouraged to attend this free, 60-minute seminar presented by My College Planning Team. Registration is required.  


Get Moving @frgml: Train for a 5K!

Informational Meeting Friday, March 23 @ 6:30 p.m.

Have you always wanted to run a 5K? Looking for a training plan, support, running buddies? We are partnering with Trojan Track, Field & Cross Country Association (TTCCA) and will begin an 11-week training program that wraps up just in time to run the TTCCA Father's Day 5K. Discounted race entry will be available to those who wish to show off their new skills and participate in the 11-week, 2x weekly training program. Let's do it together! Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Thanks, Friends!


CANCELED - Take Action Toward your Future!
Financial Information Series hosted by Amber Luczak from Edward Jones in Fox River Grove

CANCELED - Tuesday, April 10 @ 6:30pm: 5 Money Questions for Women
CANCELED - Tuesday, May 8 @ 6:30pm: Social Security: Your Questions Answered
Registration is required. 

Gold and Coin Appraisals with Dave Ekstrom 
Wednesday, April 11 @ 6:30 p.m. 

What are your old coins and gold and silver jewelry worth? Dave Ekstrom, a lifelong coin collector and member of the American Numismatic Association will offer a presentation on coin collecting and gold and silver values. You will also have an opportunity to have up to three coins, gold and/or silver items appraised for free after the presentation. Registration is required. 

Trivia Night for Teens and Adults
Thursday, May 17 @ 6:30 p.m.

Enjoy a brain-busting challenge? Have a knack for random facts? Come test your pop culture, movie, and literary trivia skills here at the Library! Bring a team or come stag and make new friends! Prizes will be awarded to the first-place team! Snacks will be provided. Space is limited, so sign up early! 13 and up. Limit 4 people per team. 


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!