Virtual Programming
Sat, Apr 10, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Join Mayra Ligeza of the Alzheimer's Association as she outlines Alzheimer's warning signs, as well as the differences between dementia and age-related memory loss. Access sent to registrants.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Apr 12, All day
Combining magic, comedy, and storytelling to share what living with autism is like for him.

Mon, Apr 12, All day
Practice Tai Chi in your time. Videos emphasize exploring body structure of alignment and weight transference, and moving in a slow, continuous motion with gentle resistance.

Mon, Apr 12, All day
Practice Tai Chi in your own time. Videos emphasize exploring body structure of alignment and weight transference, energetic stretching, and breathing. https://dglibrary.org/virtual-programs/

Mon, Apr 12, All day
Follow along using our newest database Vidcode and learn to create your own Snapchat filter!

Mon, Apr 12, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Google Docs is a free online word-processing software that allows you to collaborate with up to 100 people. InstructorKathy Gajewski displays how to change fonts, insert images, and much more.
This event is full

Mon, Apr 12, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Novice to professional writers meet to read, discuss, and enjoy each other's work. All genres, styles, and writers are welcome.

Tue, Apr 13, All day
Educational Entertainer Martina Mathisen presents a fascinating look at dynamic historical women that did big things, secret things, and even dangerous things. Vi

Tue, Apr 13, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Learn how to create data entry forms, link data between worksheets, and employ conditional formatting. Prerequisite: Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2016 or equivalent.

Tue, Apr 13, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Next Chapter Book Club is a book club for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities who may or may not be able to read. Call 630-960-1200 or email askus@dglibrary.org to register.
This event is full

Wed, Apr 14, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Join NYT best-selling author John Sandford for a fireside chat! He will be answering questions by interviewer Carl Hiassen and discussing his latest release, Ocean Prey. Access sent to registrants.

Thu, Apr 15, 10:00am - 11:00am
Learn how to showcase talents in a meaningful way and communicate qualifications with impact. Access information will be sent to registrants.

Thu, Apr 15, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
In recent years, the college admission process has changed. This fall, many of these changes are directly related to COVID-19. Join Tom from Quest College Consulting to answer questions about changes.

Mon, Apr 19, All day
Practice Tai Chi in your time. Videos emphasize exploring body structure of alignment and weight transference, and moving in a slow, continuous motion with gentle resistance.

Mon, Apr 19, All day
Practice Tai Chi in your own time. Videos emphasize exploring body structure of alignment and weight transference, energetic stretching, and breathing. https://dglibrary.org/virtual-programs/

Mon, Apr 19, All day
Please join the wonderful Polish Story Time teller Ms. Aga Sarafian from The Language Labs as she sings about nature and shares poems about our connection to flowers, animals and trees.

Mon, Apr 19, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Learn Tai Chi in this live session, exploring body structure of alignment and weight transference, and moving in a slow, continuous motion with gentle resistance. Access sent to registrants

Mon, Apr 19, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Google Meet allows you to have hour-long meetings with live captioning for the hearing impaired and non-native speakers. All you need is a Google account.

Tue, Apr 20, All day
Educational Entertainer Martina Mathisen presents a fascinating look at dynamic historical women that did big things, secret things, and even dangerous things. Vi

Tue, Apr 20, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Foreign policy issues are discussed. Access sent to registrants.

Tue, Apr 20, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Learn about various types of investments, including the risks vs. rewards, researching an investment and/or an investment professional, and preparing finances for a diminished capacity.

Thu, Apr 22, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
The average person in the United States sends 4.4 lbs of trash to the landfill every day. Learn tips on reducing waste while saving money and improving your health. Access sent to registrants

Fri, Apr 23, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn how to format different headers and footers, create a table of contents using styles, and generate documents using the Mailings Tab. Prerequisite: Introduction to Word 2016 or equivalent.

Sun, Apr 25, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Combining performance and analysis, this film examines the nature of evil from the perspective of 14 different Shakespeare characters. Q&A with Peter Garino to follow. Access sent to registrants

Mon, Apr 26, All day
Practice Tai Chi in your time. Videos emphasize exploring body structure of alignment and weight transference, and moving in a slow, continuous motion with gentle resistance.

Mon, Apr 26, All day
Practice Tai Chi in your own time. Videos emphasize exploring body structure of alignment and weight transference, energetic stretching, and breathing. https://dglibrary.org/virtual-programs/

Mon, Apr 26, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Novice to professional writers meet to read, discuss, and enjoy each other's work. All genres, styles, and writers are welcome.

Tue, Apr 27, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Next Chapter Book Club is a book club for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities who may or may not be able to read. Call 630-960-1200 or email askus@dglibrary.org to register.
This event is full

Thu, Apr 29, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Google Sheets is a free online spreadsheet program that you can share or keep private.

Fri, Apr 30, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Considering ditching your cable? Learn about the various streaming options and hardware available, and how to put it all together. Access sent to registrants.

Tue, May 04, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Foreign policy issues are discussed. Access sent to registrants.

Thu, May 06, 10:00am - 11:00am
Gain real-world interview advice from the viewpoint of a human resource manager. Access sent to registrants

Thu, May 06, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Join us for a fireside chat with award-winning journalist, author, and filmmaker Alex Kotlowitz. Access sent to registrants

Fri, May 07, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Virtual Meeting Room Both
Instructor Sue Slamar shows you how to create and how to format professional-looking worksheets.

Mon, May 10, All day
Follow along using our newest database Vidcode and learn to create your own Snapchat filter!

Mon, May 10, All day
Join Ms. Alejandra Osorio from The Language Labs! Her story will be about the very special day of Mother's Day! On this day we express respect, honor, & love towards all mothers in the world!

Mon, May 10, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Tom Jaworski of Quest College Consulting will identify resources to assist families in their virtual interactions with colleges and universities.

Mon, May 10, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Novice to professional writers meet to read, discuss, and enjoy each other's work. All genres, styles, and writers are welcome.

Tue, May 11, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join computer instructor Kathy Gajewski as she shows you how to create a Zoom account and how to schedule a meeting. Basics settings will also be addressed.

Tue, May 11, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Next Chapter Book Club is a book club for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities who may or may not be able to read. Call 630-960-1200 or email askus@dglibrary.org to register.
This event is full

Wed, May 12, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
What is a password manager? Do you need one? How safe are password managers? What should you consider when you create a master or other password? How much does a password manager cost?

Thu, May 13, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Please join us for a discussion of the 2018 documentary film, "RBG."

Tue, May 18, All day
Come learn about the college financial aid system (scholarships, grants, students loans, and tax-saving opportunities) and strategies to help decrease the overall cost of college.

Tue, May 18, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Foreign policy issues are discussed. Access sent to registrants.

Tue, May 18, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Instructor Sue Slamar shows participants how to create and save a basic document, how to format text, and how to add graphics.

Wed, May 19, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Rick Graffagna from Senior Solutions presents information for seniors and adult children on how to select senior housing, options to consider, and funding. Access sent to registrants.

Thu, May 20, 10:00am - 11:30am
Participate in a series of mini-interviews with multiple Job Coaches to gain valuable feedback. Please note this workshop is 1.5 hours. Access sent to registrants.

Thu, May 20, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Can’t find it on Ancestry? Learn all about Internet Archive and its amazing collection of city directories, county histories, gazetteers, yearbooks, and family genealogies. Access sent to registrants

Mon, May 24, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Novice to professional writers meet to read, discuss, and enjoy each other's work. All genres, styles, and writers are welcome.

Tue, May 25, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Next Chapter Book Club is a book club for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities who may or may not be able to read. Call 630-960-1200 or email askus@dglibrary.org to register.
This event is full

Wed, May 26, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Social media has a huge influence on today's world, but getting started can be daunting.

Thu, May 27, 10:30am - 11:30am
Looking for the address of a local business? Searching for birthday gift ideas for a seven-year-old? Want to read that Stephen King book?

Thu, May 27, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join computer instructor Kathy Gajewski as she demonstrates how to use meeting controls, how to access the whiteboard, and how to share a screen.

Tue, Jun 01, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Foreign policy issues are discussed. Access sent to registrants.

Thu, Jun 03, 10:00am - 11:00am
Learn about the unique challenges of a phone or video interview and strategies to be successful. Registration with email address is required. Access information will be sent to registrants.

Mon, Jun 07, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join computer instructor Kathy Gajewski as she shows participants how to create breakout rooms, how to conduct polls, and how participants can react during a meeting by using emojis.

Tue, Jun 08, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join master gardener and natural history writer Cindy Crosby and discover how gardens and garden imagery figure in literature, and how they help shape the books we love. Access sent to registrants.

Wed, Jun 09, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Pages is a word processing program for macOS, iPad, and iOS operating systems. Students will learn how to create and format a document and insert pictures.

Thu, Jun 10, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
We'll discuss The Midnight Library by Matt Haig. Books are available at the Ask Us Desk one month before each discussion.