Viewing of Battlefield: The Americans on Hell’s Highway
On Monday, December 1st, there will be a viewing of the documentary Battlefield: The Americans on Hell’s Highway at 5:00 pm in room 201 of the Maywood Public Library District. This film focuses on “Operation Market Garden,” one of the lesser known struggles during the Second World War. Several thousands of American soldiers lost their lives during this operation, and while it was not considered a success, U.S. troops did meet their objectives.
Loyola medical students will visit the Maywood Public Library District on December 3rd to perform health screenings for the community between the hours of 5:00 pm and 6:15 pm. Health screenings include taking a person’s blood pressure, offering counsel on nutrition, advice on how to quit or cut down on smoking, and chronic diseases. These screenings are free to the public.
Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Investing but Were Afraid to Ask
On Monday, December 8, at 5:15 pm, Ron Milner, president and co-founder www.Goboodle.com, will give a question and answer presentation on using library resources for investing. Milner will also include a brief biography of how he went from poverty to being a successful investor. There will also be raffles for prizes after the presentation. This event is free.
Making Networking a Breeze
Aimee Edwards, a speaking coach who specializes in the way the brain is affected by stress, will visit the Maywood Public Library District on Monday, December 15th, at 5:00 pm. Her presentation will focus on improving one’s brain for better learning and performance, primarily in the area of public speaking, for professional and academic situations.
The Maywood Public Library District would like to invite you to our Adopt-A-Book program. This is a wonderful way to honor or remember someone special in your life. For more information, please click here.
The Library Board Meeting will be on Wednesday, January 7th, 2015, at 6:30 pm.
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Have you wondered about the value of your Maywood Public Library card? Take a look at our webpage devoted to all of the privileges our Library patrons have with their Maywood Public Library card (click here).