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Grayslake Heritage Center & Museum Take Home Kit

April 24 - April 25

This is not your typical paper airplane! April’s take home kit has paper airplane and helicopter templates designed to get you experimenting with wind. Kits are available April 24-25 or while supplies last. Be sure to come inside to see the damage wind can do in our exhibit “Overcoming Disasters: A Community Comes Together.”

Grayslake Area Public Library | ZOOM | Medicare & Your Options

April 26 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Choosing Medicare coverage can be overwhelming and difficult. Making the right choice will take some thoughtful planning. Making the wrong decision can impact your retirement and wealth strategies. Join us to review how Medicare works and the various options that are available. During this educational seminar Mike Altman,Medicare Benefit Navigator, will unravel the mysteries of Medicare, how to enroll, and will discuss the options that are available to those turning 65 as well as for those who are currently covered…

Grayslake Heritage Center & Museum Exhibit Spotlight

April 30 @ 1:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Tune in to our next exhibit spotlight on Friday, April 30 at 1:30 PM. We’ll pick one of our favorite parts of an exhibit and share the story on Facebook Live.

Search and Share Genealogy

May 5 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 2:00 pm on day First of the month, repeating indefinitely

Search and Share Genealogy takes place on the first Wednesday of every month. Share your genealogy triumphs and stumbling blocks with the Grayslake Historical Society. Capacity is limited to 10 people; each participant will sit at their own 6’ table and is required to wear a mask.

Grayslake Area Public Library | ZOOM | Movie Makeup, Costumes, and Toupees in 1920s Chicago

May 10 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Dab on some blush! Adjust your hairpiece! It's time for a jaunt through film history—with special focus on makeup, costumes, and 1920s Chicago. Presented by Chicago Movie Tours. Register Here: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_M76aPQ4cTxe5xMWsD2l-fw

Grayslake Area Public Library | ZOOM | Homeschool Favorite Things

May 13 @ 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm

It’s the end of another school year and we all have our “Favorite Things” that worked really well for our family. Whether it be curriculum, schedule, art programs or activities we want to hear from you regarding your Favorite Things! More Information Here: https://grayslake.librarycalendar.com/events/zoom-homeschool-favorite-things

Grayslake Area Public Library | FACEBOOK | Intro to Canva

May 24 @ 7:00 pm - 7:15 pm

Learn the basics of this powerful and versatile digital design platform! A recorded video will be posted on our FB page at the time of this program, and it can be watched at your convenience on our Facebook page.

Grayslake Area Public Library | ZOOM | The History of the Beach Boys

May 25 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

If the summer had a sound it would be the Beach Boys...surf, sun, and California dreaming. The focus will remain on the “sunniest” Beach Boys years from 1962 - 1967. We’ll trace the arc of the Beach Boys’ early career from their biggest hits like “Surfin’ U.S.A.” and “California Girls” to the more mature Pet Sounds, “Good Vibrations” and the abandoned Smile project. Join Gary Wenstrup for this fun and nostalgic lunch hour! Register Here: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_HD1fjiZDTNeMtscPwLNyKQ

Search and Share Genealogy

June 2 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 2:00 pm on day First of the month, repeating indefinitely

Search and Share Genealogy takes place on the first Wednesday of every month. Share your genealogy triumphs and stumbling blocks with the Grayslake Historical Society. Capacity is limited to 10 people; each participant will sit at their own 6’ table and is required to wear a mask.

Grayslake Park District: George Weinert Fishing Derby

June 5 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am

Seven years ago, the Grayslake Park District hosted the first Fishing Derby to honor former Park Board Commissioner and avid fisherman George Weinert. Every year since, we’ve hosted the Fishing Derby to honor George’s memory and commitment to the Grayslake community. Register in advance to receive a free shirt and expedite check-in at the event. Registration is free and can be done online or at the Recreation Center through May 29. If you don’t register in advance you’re still welcome…

Search and Share Genealogy

July 7 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 2:00 pm on day First of the month, repeating indefinitely

Search and Share Genealogy takes place on the first Wednesday of every month. Share your genealogy triumphs and stumbling blocks with the Grayslake Historical Society. Capacity is limited to 10 people; each participant will sit at their own 6’ table and is required to wear a mask.

Search and Share Genealogy

August 4 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 2:00 pm on day First of the month, repeating indefinitely

Search and Share Genealogy takes place on the first Wednesday of every month. Share your genealogy triumphs and stumbling blocks with the Grayslake Historical Society. Capacity is limited to 10 people; each participant will sit at their own 6’ table and is required to wear a mask.

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