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Beyond the Book

River of the Gods

2023-10-17 10:00:00 2023-10-17 11:00:00 America/Chicago Beyond the Book Central Library - Rasmussen South

Tuesday, October 17
10:00am - 11:00am

Add to Calendar 2023-10-17 10:00:00 2023-10-17 11:00:00 America/Chicago Beyond the Book Central Library - Rasmussen South

Central Library

Rasmussen South

Join us for a lively discussion of River of the Gods: Genius, Courage, and Betrayal in the Search for the Source of the Nile by Candice Millard.

Reserve a copy of the book while registering (we'll let you know when it's ready to be picked up), come to the Central Fiction Desk 30 days before the discussion date or check out the eAudiobook with your Schaumburg Library card. 

Questions? Contact bookdiscussion@stdl.org.

TAGS: | Book Discussions |

Central Library

Phone: (847) 985-4000

Hours
Mon, Dec 04 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Dec 05 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Dec 06 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Dec 07 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Dec 08 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Sat, Dec 09 9:00AM to 4:45PM
Sun, Dec 10 12:00PM to 4:45PM

About the library

The Schaumburg Township District Library serves in excess of 134,000 residents in portions of the municipalities Elk Grove Village, Hanover Park, Hoffman Estates, Schaumburg and Streamwood. With over 1 million visitors each year, the library circulates over 2,000,000 items annually and is the second largest public library in the state of Illinois.

Upcoming events

Wed, Dec 06, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
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Wed, Dec 06, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
The Commons

Wed, Dec 06, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Youth Program Room
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Wed, Dec 06, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
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Wed, Dec 06, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Workshop
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Thu, Dec 07, 10:00am - 11:00am
Youth Program Room

Thu, Dec 07, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Workshop

Thu, Dec 07, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Craft Room

Thu, Dec 07, 1:00pm - 5:30pm
Rasmussen South

Thu, Dec 07, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Craft Room
This event is full

Thu, Dec 07, 5:45pm - 8:45pm
Workshop

Thu, Dec 07, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Youth Program Room

Fri, Dec 08, 10:00am - 11:00am
Workshop

Fri, Dec 08, 10:00am - 11:00am
Craft Room,Storytime Room 2
This event is full

Fri, Dec 08, 10:00am - 11:00am

Fri, Dec 08, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Youth Program Room

Fri, Dec 08, 4:00pm - 4:30pm

Sat, Dec 09, 9:30am - 11:00am
Program Room

Sat, Dec 09, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Workshop
This event is full

Canceled
Sat, Dec 09, 10:00am - 12:00pm

Sat, Dec 09, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Rasmussen South

Sat, Dec 09, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Fireplace

Sat, Dec 09, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Workshop

Sat, Dec 09, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Craft Room

Sun, Dec 10, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Workshop

Sun, Dec 10, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Craft Room
This event is full

Mon, Dec 11, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Craft Room

Mon, Dec 11, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Youth Program Room

Mon, Dec 11, 5:45pm - 8:45pm
Workshop

Mon, Dec 11, 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Tue, Dec 12, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Youth Program Room

Tue, Dec 12, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Workshop

Tue, Dec 12, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Craft Room
This event is full

Tue, Dec 12, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
The Commons

Tue, Dec 12, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Workshop
This event is full

Wed, Dec 13, 10:00am - 10:30am
Youth Program Room
This event is full

Wed, Dec 13, 10:45am - 11:15am
Youth Program Room
This event is full

Wed, Dec 13, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Wed, Dec 13, 5:00pm - 5:45pm
Craft Room,Storytime Room 2
This event is full

Wed, Dec 13, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Craft Room,Storytime Room 2

Wed, Dec 13, 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Wed, Dec 13, 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Workshop

Thu, Dec 14, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Workshop

Thu, Dec 14, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Workshop

Thu, Dec 14, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Rasmussen South
This event is full

Rescheduled
Thu, Dec 14, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
New date Thursday, December 14, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Fri, Dec 15, 10:00am - 11:00am
Workshop

Sat, Dec 16, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Rasmussen South

Sat, Dec 16, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Workshop

Sat, Dec 16, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Workshop

Sat, Dec 16, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Youth Program Room

Sat, Dec 16, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Rasmussen South

Sat, Dec 16, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Craft Room

Sun, Dec 17, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Workshop

Mon, Dec 18, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Craft Room
This event is full

Mon, Dec 18, 6:00pm - 10:00pm
Workshop

Mon, Dec 18, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Craft Room

Tue, Dec 19, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Youth Program Room

Tue, Dec 19, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Youth Program Room

Tue, Dec 19, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Craft Room

Wed, Dec 20, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Wed, Dec 20, 5:00pm - 5:45pm
Craft Room,Storytime Room 2
This event is full

Wed, Dec 20, 5:00pm - 8:30pm
Workshop

Wed, Dec 20, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Craft Room,Storytime Room 2

Thu, Dec 21, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Craft Room

Thu, Dec 21, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Youth Program Room

Thu, Dec 21, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Rasmussen South
This event is full

Fri, Dec 22, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Craft Room

Fri, Dec 22, 4:00pm - 4:30pm

Sat, Dec 23, 9:30am - 11:00am
Program Room

Sat, Dec 23, 10:00am - 11:00am
Craft Room,Storytime Room 2

Tue, Dec 26, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Craft Room,Youth Program Room,Storytime Room 2
Registration opens Friday, December 15 2023 at 9:00am

Wed, Dec 27, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Craft Room
Registration opens Friday, December 15 2023 at 9:00am

Thu, Dec 28, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Craft Room
Registration opens Friday, December 15 2023 at 9:00am

Fri, Dec 29, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Craft Room,Youth Program Room,Storytime Room 2,Workshop,Storytime Room 3

Fri, Dec 29, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Youth Program Room
Registration opens Friday, December 15 2023 at 12:00pm

Tue, Jan 02, 12:00pm - 9:00pm

Tue, Jan 02, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Craft Room
Registration opens Friday, December 15 2023 at 12:00pm

Wed, Jan 03, 10:00am - 10:45am
Craft Room
Registration opens Friday, December 15 2023 at 9:00am

Wed, Jan 03, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Craft Room
Registration opens Friday, December 15 2023 at 9:00am

Wed, Jan 03, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Wed, Jan 03, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Youth Program Room
Registration opens Friday, December 15 2023 at 9:00am

Wed, Jan 03, 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Thu, Jan 04, 10:00am - 11:00am
Youth Program Room

Thu, Jan 04, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Workshop

Thu, Jan 04, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Youth Program Room
Registration opens Friday, December 15 2023 at 12:00pm

Thu, Jan 04, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Youth Program Room
Registration opens Friday, December 15 2023 at 9:00am

Fri, Jan 05, 10:00am - 11:00am
Workshop

Fri, Jan 05, 10:00am - 10:30am
Youth Program Room

Fri, Jan 05, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Craft Room
Registration opens Friday, December 15 2023 at 9:00am

Fri, Jan 05, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Youth Program Room
Registration opens Friday, December 15 2023 at 9:00am