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Updated: March 4, 2013 1:52AM


Antioch Public Library
757 N. Main St.
(847) 395-0874;

Yetis story and craft: Children ages 3-12 are invited to listen to stories about abominable snowmen then create their own to take home Jan. 7 at 2 p.m. Registration required.

Anime Club: Teens are invited to hang out and explore Japanese culture through anime and manga Mondays from 4:30-6 p.m. For ages 12-19. Registration required.

Bubble wonders: “Bubbleologist” Geoff Akins will prove that anything is possible when he produces electric dancing bubbles and incredible square bubbles Jan. 7 at 6:30 p.m. Registration required.

e-books to ipad/iphone: Learn how to use e-book service, MyMediaMall, to download free e-books to your ipad/iphone Jan. 7 at 7 p.m. Bring your ipad/iphone and your library card. Registration required.

Chess and cookies: Spend an evening with friends playing chess Jan. 8 at 6:30 p.m. This month’s topic is “Tactics and Strategy.” All ages and skill levels welcome. Registration required.

E-Reader help: Walk-ins are welcome at this time for help with their e-readers Jan. 9, 16, 23 and 30 from 11 a.m. to noon. Bring your device, library card, your laptop if you have one and your account information if you have a Kindle.

Creative writing: “Fractured Fairy Tales” will be the subject for this month’s class for ages 7-12 Jan. 9 at 4 p.m. Participants will pick a fairy tale and rewrite it from the point of view of one of the characters. Registration required.

Learn Microsoft Word-Part I: Introduction to the features of Microsoft Word will be held Jan. 9 at 6:30 p.m. Topics include creating a new document, saving and navigating, formatting and print. Signing up for Part I automatically registers you for Part II.

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