Current Service Update

By state mandate, face masks are required for everyone in the Library ages two and older, regardless of vaccination status.

We are open: Mon–Fri: 9am–9pm, Sat: 9am–5pm; Sun: 1pm–5pm

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Upcoming Events

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Virtual Book Club

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Helen Plum Library
Room: Zoom
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Book Clubs, Virtual Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Event Details:
Join us for the October meeting of our Virtual Book Club! We'll be discussing The Unlikely Adventures of the Shergill Sisters by Balli Kaur Jaswal. All you'll need is a computer, tablet or phone to join via Zoom. A Zoom link with in...

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Zoom Attendance

We reserve the right to remove or mute any attendee at our discretion.

This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Library Branch: Helen Plum Library
Room: Small Conference Room
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
SHIP counseling is back in person! Get free one-on-one counseling on Medicare or Medicare Supplements with a Senior Health Insurance Program (SHIP) Counselor provided by the Illinois Department on Aging and the Illinois Department...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Virtual Library Lounge

7:30pm - 8:30pm
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Helen Plum Library
Room: Zoom
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Book Clubs, Virtual Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 29
Event Details:
Join us for the November meeting of our Virtual Library Lounge! We'll be discussing Moon of the Crusted Snow by Waubgeshig Rice.  All you'll need is a computer, tablet or phone to join via Zoom. A Zoom link with instructio...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Helen Plum Library
Room: Zoom
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Senior Socials, Virtual Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 60
Event Details:
Uncover surprising facts about the outspoken actress and view film samples from her impressive 66-year career. Also included is a discussion focusing on today’s actresses who are following in the footsteps of the Hepburn legacy. All you'll need is...

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Zoom Attendance

We reserve the right to remove or mute any attendee at our discretion.

Zoom Webinar

As an attendee at this webinar, you will be in ‘view and listen only’ mode, so you will not be seen or heard. The presenter will have video and audio, and there will be a chat function where attendees can type questions or comments.

We reserve the right to remove or mute any attendee at our discretion.

This event is in the "Adult" group.

Introduction to PowerPoint

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Helen Plum Library
Room: Auditorium
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Technology Classes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
Masks are required for all attendees. Discover the basics for constructing a PowerPoint presentation by using themes and creating fun transitions for slides. Registration required and open to Helen Plum Library cardholders. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Library Branch: Helen Plum Library
Room: Adult Services
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
Drop-in. Are you considering going back to school or finishing your degree? Or maybe you’d like to challenge yourself and keep your brain active with lifelong learning? A College of DuPage adult admissions representative will be available in the...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Intermediate PowerPoint

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Helen Plum Library
Room: Auditorium
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Technology Classes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Event Details:
Masks are required for all attendees. Learn how to add media, such as music and video clips, to your PowerPoint presentation and easy methods for uploading a photo album. Registration required and open to Helen Plum Library cardholders. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Library Branch: Helen Plum Library
Room: Small Conference Room
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
SHIP counseling is back in person! Get free one-on-one counseling on Medicare or Medicare Supplements with a Senior Health Insurance Program (SHIP) Counselor provided by the Illinois Department on Aging and the Illinois Department...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Excel Basics

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Helen Plum Library
Room: Auditorium
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Technology Classes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Event Details:
Masks are required for all attendees. Learn terminology, placement of tabs and key commands, create spreadsheets using templates, and turn data into charts with Excel 2013. Registration required and open to Helen Plum Library cardholders. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Helen Plum Library
Room: Auditorium
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Performance
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Details:
Registration required. Masks are required for all attendees. Although coined during the war with Mexico, the term “doughboy” has come to refer exclusively to the soldiers of World War I. Join Terry Lynch as he takes us back to the time of Ame...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Helen Plum Library
Room: Zoom
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Senior Socials, Virtual Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 74

Zoom Webinar

As an attendee at this webinar, you will be in ‘view and listen only’ mode, so you will not be seen or heard. The presenter will have video and audio, and there will be a chat function where attendees can type questions or comments.

Event Details:
We’re tackling the biggest myths about movies. Is the book always better? Are sequels and remakes just cash grabs? Are classic movies better than remakes? Fun clips and fascinating behind-the-scenes stories confront these and other common myths about...

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Zoom Attendance

We reserve the right to remove or mute any attendee at our discretion.

This event is in the "Adult" group.

Intermediate Excel

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Helen Plum Library
Room: Auditorium
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Technology Classes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Event Details:
Masks are required for all attendees. Learn the ins and outs of creating pivot tables, sorting files, and filtering Excel spreadsheets. Registration required and open to Helen Plum Library cardholders. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Library Branch: Helen Plum Library
Room: Small Conference Room
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
SHIP counseling is back in person! Get free one-on-one counseling on Medicare or Medicare Supplements with a Senior Health Insurance Program (SHIP) Counselor provided by the Illinois Department on Aging and the Illinois Department...
This event is in the "Adult" group.

Advanced Excel

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Helen Plum Library
Room: Auditorium
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Technology Classes
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Event Details:
Masks are required for all attendees. Practice your learned skills and take them to the next level with macros! Registration required and open to Helen Plum Library cardholders. ...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Helen Plum Library
Room: Zoom
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Book Clubs, Virtual Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:
The Helen Plum Book Club meeting is still meeting virtually! Join us for the November meeting where we’ll be discussing Girls with Bright Futures by Tracy Dobmeier and Wendy Katzman. All you'll need is a computer, tablet or pho...

Disclaimer(s)

Zoom Attendance

We reserve the right to remove or mute any attendee at our discretion.

This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Library Branch: Helen Plum Library
Room: Small Conference Room
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
SHIP counseling is back in person! Get free one-on-one counseling on Medicare or Medicare Supplements with a Senior Health Insurance Program (SHIP) Counselor provided by the Illinois Department on Aging and the Illinois Department...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Helen Plum Library
Room: Auditorium
Age Group: Adult
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 21
Event Details:
Registration required. Masks are required for all attendees. Join Laurel Mellien as she presents the history of photographic memorials placed on headstones and the significance of their use by various religious groups and nationalities. &n...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Library Branch: Helen Plum Library
Room: Small Conference Room
Age Group: Adult, Seniors
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
SHIP counseling is back in person! Get free one-on-one counseling on Medicare or Medicare Supplements with a Senior Health Insurance Program (SHIP) Counselor provided by the Illinois Department on Aging and the Illinois Department...