Monthly Archives: July 2012

Let the games begin …

The 2012 London Games began today. Which events are you looking forward to?

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Goings-On Around the Library

The Citizen’s Input Committee (CIC) will be meeting on Thursday, July 26th, at 7:00 p.m. on the lower level of the library. This meeting is open to the public. The Citizen’s Input Committee is a strictly voluntary enterprise, and is … Continue reading

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Library Services for People with Visual and Physical Handicaps

The Voices of Vision Talking Book Center serves eligible readers in a twelve county area: Boone, Cook (except Chicago), DeKalb, DuPage, Grundy, Kane, Kankakee, Kendall, Lake, LaSalle, McHenry, and Will counties. The center provides free library service to persons unable … Continue reading

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Summer Reading Finale!

Jambo! (That means hello in Swahili). We learned that from singer/storyteller Carol Weston. She came to help us celebrate the end of our summer reading program. We sang and clapped and whistled and sneezed and laughed our way through songs … Continue reading

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Summer Reading Ends!

July 20th is the Summer Reading Finale! Please log in your reading minutes before Carol Weston performs at 1 pm. At 2 pm, Summer Reading participants will be able to use their book bucks to buy prizes!

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Strings Attached

On this very warm day, we stayed cool in the lower level and laughed as Dave Herzog and his marionettes entertained us. Dave reminded the 95 audience members that reading is to the brain what food is to the body.

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Media on Demand has been redesigned

The mediaondemand.org website has been totally redesigned. Media on Demand allows Broadview library card holders to access thousands of eBooks and digital audiobooks for free. Give the new site a look!

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The Broadview Library Tweets!

The Broadview Library now has a Twitter account. You can follow the library’s latest news! Follow us at @broadviewbooks.

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