Are you enjoying that spring weather? Treat your car to a wash and freshen up the headlights. You can buy a kit to clean the headlights. Or, if you have these things in your garage (3 types of sandpaper, Isopropyl Alcohol, Headlight Polish, Headlight Clear Coat...) , you can follow this tutorial. Click here to read the tutorial
Rated one of the "100 Best TV Shows of All Time" by Time magazine, this epic BBC series spans the history of the Roman Empire from Augustus through Claudius, a stuttering scholar who learns early to play the fool and stay alive. Based on the novels by Robert Graves, it's wickedly fun.
How many ways can you make and bind a book? Take a class to learn how to create 3 simple structures: palm leaf structure, dragon scale binding, and blizzard books. Just go on the website and look up "Unconventional Book Structures"
Where was wine first created? A filmmaker and a sommelier provide intimate access to rural family life in the Republic of Georgia as they explore the rebirth of 8,000 year-old winemaking traditions almost lost during the period of Soviet rule. Click here to watch the trailer
Try this 10 minute morning workout video that you can do in your pajamas. If you can't do the move, adjust and try something simple. Be warned: this workout will make your muscles sore! Watch the video
Read this light, witty romantic comedy for a change of pace.
You always remember your first love.. don't you? If there's anything worse than being fired, it's coming home early to find your boyfriend in bed with someone else. After this double blow, Georgina takes a job at a pub. There's only one problem: it's run by the guy she fell in love with years ago.
Learn how to build shadow puppets and a stage. You'll need: an empty cereal box or some cardboard; white paper; construction paper; pencil; scissors; glue; tape; & a light source like a flashlight or a small lamp. Click here to watch
The Button Book by Sally Nicholls, Illustrated by Bethan Woollvin.
Here's a button. I wonder what happens when you press it? Follow a group of animals as they discover a collection of mysterious button, all which do different things! A lively introduction to colors and shapes, The Button Book is the perfect interactive book for story time (and bedtime!)
How to you practice mindfulness during these times? Read this article for some ideas.
Click the audio links to join on different meditations like A Guided S.T.O.P. practice for stress, How to Stop Touching Your Face, and Connection Meditation: "The Web of Life". We tried the web of life meditation which "helps dissolve the illusion that we are all separate by cultivating feelings of safety, compassion, and love"-Mindful Staff
When people hear Leon Bridges they are surprised to learn that he is a current musician. With hints of soul, purity, and Sam Cooke, his sound doesn't match the Ppop music industry. Bridges has tapped into ".. a universal sound, an undeniably heartfelt sound which transcends age, race, and musical tastes". Click here to listen
Viago, Deacon, and Vlasdislav are vampires who are finding that modern life has them struggling with the mundane-like paying rent, keeping up the chore wheel, trying to get into nightclubs, and overcoming flatmate conflicts.
The Palos Park Library will host a virtual Town Hall on the Corona virus. Dr. Kiran Dhillon MD, a local infectious disease specialist, will provide an overview of what we know now. She will answer questions regarding COVID-19, sanitary measures, and more.
Dr. Dhillon is an infectious disease specialist who has been serving the community for the past 20 years. She is affiliated with Palos Hospital. Christ Hospital, and Silver Cross Hospital. Her office is located at 1900 Silver Cross Boulevard New Lenox, Illinois.
Please register for this Virtual Event. We will email you the Zoom link
Miss Jamie’s beloved book and CD come to life before your eyes! Join fun characters Sweet Jen the Hen, Courtney the Cow, Prissy the Pig, Willie the Horse and more in this imagination adventure that kids are sure to love! Musical virtual interactive fun program for all ages. Please register through the Palos Park Library website with your email so you can be connected to this fun event. There is a limit of 100 guests that may register to attend. This is the Kick-Off to this years' Summer Reading program "Get Tagged by Reading "with the Palos Park Library.