Program registration for FRGML cardholders begins Monday, December 3. Non-FRGML cardholders may begin registering for programs on Monday, December 10. Registration is required for ALL programs.

Community Holiday Caroling

Friday, December 7, 5-6:30 p.m.

You're invited to our musical celebration of the holiday season! The District 3 music teacher from ARS (Ms. Loundy) and FRGMS (Mr. Holtz) will help lead a community singalong of familiar holiday classics here at the FRG Library. Dunkin Donuts of FRG and the FRG PTO are generously sponsoring hot cocoa to spread the cheer, and the Friends of the Library have contributed to our tree-making paper craft. Thanks to all these community partners for helping us have a holly jolly time.

Game Nights with Andrew Lupp for Teens and Adults!

Monday, December 10; Thursday, January 17 & Thursday, February 21

5:00 - 7:30p.m.

Get to know the Library's new board game collection! Come and learn a new game or play an old favorite. There may be an opportunity to play newly released or soon to be released games! No need to bring a team. Snacks provided by Friends of the Library. Thanks, Friends!

Art Program for Teens and Adults with Terri Murphy

Wednesday, February 6 at 6:00 p.m.

Join us for this step-by step watercolor workshop where we create light trees against a dark background. A fun class for beginners and seasoned artists that produces spectacular results! All materials are provided.

Navigating the College Planning Process - 2019 Edition

Wednesday, February 13 at 6:00 p.m.

Presented by My College Planning Team, this must-attend workshop is for high school parents/guardians wanting to learn about new strategies that can save their family money and headaches while at the same time finding the best college fit for their students. The material in this workshop is updated each year to include the important changes in higher education and how they affect college families. 

FRGML's Ongoing Centennial Celebration presents...

Al Capone and the 1933 World's Fair with William Hazelgrove

Thursday, March 7 at 6:00 p.m.

In a word, FASCINATING! You do not want to miss this program. Register early. William Hazelgrove will share the exciting history behind the 1933 World's Fair, The Secret Six (who beat Al Capone at his own game), the story of Rufus and Charles Dawes, and the mayor of Chicago who owed his election to Al Capone. Join us as we continue our celebration of 100 years of Fox River Grove.

Fun Runs w/ FRGML Running Club

Tues/Thurs @ 6:30 a.m.

Wednesdays @ 6:15 p.m.

Saturdays @ 7:00 a.m.

All levels (runners and walkers) are welcome, and snails are much applauded in this running group! Meet in the Library parking lot. More info? Email Bridgett at

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! 

Fox River Grove Memorial Library Adult Programs: Winter 2018 - 2019