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FROM THE MAGAZINE SHELF

FROM THE MAGAZINE SHELF is an occasional feature of the FOUNTAINDALE LIBRARY REFERENCE BLOG. Postings will highlight titles that you might find of interest, but haven’t picked up to read and explore. In addition to the titles that are in the Magazine Area on the 2nd Floor of our library, postings will also includes titles…

Scary Pumpking

Where Have All the Pumpkin Stencils Gone?

The library has been providing free pumpkin carving stencils every year for the last couple of years around the Halloween season. Unfortunately due to the lack of interest in our free pumpkin stencils last year, the library will be postponing this specific service. We still have plenty of books available on pumpkin carving and plenty…

Practical Technology Podcast – Hobby Kits

Links mentioned in this podcast Cubelets littleBits Makey Makey Squishy Circuits To purchase How to… Arduino Raspberry Pi Upcoming library programs Open Source Software, Tuesday, February 10 at 7 p.m. in Meeting Room A Learn about software that you can download and use for free, including software that can stand in for Microsoft Office or…

Dance. Workout. Party. ZUMBA!

Come, Enjoy the Party! Zumba is a Latin-inspired, dance-fitness class that incorporates Latin and international music and dance movements.   Zumba Fitness Party combines fast and slow rhythms that tone and sculpt the body using an aerobic/fitness approach to achieve a unique blended balance of cardio and muscle-toning benefits. Saturday, October 15 @ 12pm (Registration opens…

Summer Cruise Nights

If cars are one your passions, then summer is your time of the year. From June through the end of August in many communities, and as late as September or early October in others, you can find cruise nights taking place in and around Bolingbrook and the Chicago suburbs on every night of the week. …

Yes, you can…can!

Come on, now. You’ve been thinking about how great all those home canned, frozen, and preserved fruits and vegetables would taste in January as you walk through the rows of your garden this month or as you shop at the local farm markets. Then you ask yourself, how hard can this home canning process be?…

Norman Rockwell

      Norman Rockwell: Behind the Camera is a fascinating look at how Norman Rockwell painted many of his famous works from photographs that he staged and had photographed. This large-format book features images that are beautiful, emotional, and thought-provoking.       If you would like to learn more about one of the world’s most famous artists, this book is for you.…