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Job Hunting Skill Classes
Résumé Workshop: Thursday, March 14th — 10:30-12:30
Interview Workshop: Thursday, March 21 — 1:00-3:00
2001 Delmar Ave
The Illinois Department of Employment Security will be teaching two classes for job seekers.  Learn how to build a stellar resume and how to put your best foot forward in a job interview.
Questions? Call 452-6238 ext 730

Just Unwind Yarn Club
The Third Tuesday of each month to knit,
socialize, and share techniques with fellow yarn crafters
6-8 PM
2145 Johnson Rd
Questions? Call 452-6238 ext 755 
Cooking and Nutrition Basics
Wednesday beginning March 20  — 11 AM
Training and Events Room, 2001 Delmar Ave.
Brush up on your cooking skills and learn some new nutritious, 
delicious recipes in this 4 week class!
Taught by the University of Illinois Extention’s Nutritional Education Program.  
Registration is required. Save your place by calling 618-452-6238 ext 785

Computer Classes
Library Training and Events Room, 2001 Delmar Ave
Thursdays 6-7:30 PM
3/21: Mouse and Keyboard Basics
3/28: Computer Basics
4/4: Internet Basics
4/11: Windows 10 Basics
5/16: Excel Basics
5/23: Excel Charts & Graphs
5/30: Excel Formulas & Functions
6/6: Excel Tables
Registration Required
Call 452-6238 ext 730 to register

StaffQuick Interview at the Library!
History Room, 2001 Delmar Ave
Thursday, March 21, April 18, & May 16  — 11 AM – 12 PM
Hiring for a range of positions across Madison County.  Come take the first step toward your new job!
No appointment is needed, please bring 2 forms of ID.
Questions? Call 452-6238 ext 730

Book Club!
Join us on the last Monday of the month
Morning Meeting — 11 AM
SMRLD, 2145 Johnson Rd
and
Evening Meeting—6:30 PM
Kool Beanz Café, 1316 Niedringhaus Ave
Join the Six Mile Regional Library Book Club for a morning or evening discussion of
March 25: If Beale Street Could Talk by James Baldwin
April 29: The Leavers by Lisa Ko
May 20: Adult Maker Series: Seedlings by Jess Walter
Copies of the book are available at both libraries.
Questions? Call 618-452-6238 ext 755
All Ages:
Celebrate National Library Week with a Peeps Diorama Contest!
All ages are welcome to participate either as individuals or as a family. Download and print the rules and entry form here (link to pdf)
Family Friendly book themed dioramas are due April 4th.
Two PEEPTASTIC awards will be given – Fan Favorite chosen by library users and Staff Favorite chosen by library staff.
Join us for our Peep Party on Saturday April 13 at 2pm at SMRLD 2001 Delmar Avenue.  We will have snacks, crafts, and announce the Peep diorama winners!
Contest Rules:
All entries should be around the size of a standard shoebox, with a maximum size of 12”x18”x12”.  Sides may be removed.
All characters in your scene should be made using Peeps.  Dioramas can use any type of Peep.
Limit of one entry per person or family team.
Dioramas with attached entry forms may be dropped off at either location on Thursday, April 4.
Winners will be awarded in two categories: SMRLD staff favorite and Fan Favorite.
Voting will be open from April 7 to 12pm on April 13th.  Votes may be cast online or in person at our Delmar Avenue location.  Winners will be announced at our Peeps Party on April 13 at 2pm.
All entries must be picked up at SMRLD  2001 Delmar Avenue by 8PM on Thursday April 18.  Remaining Dioramas will be discarded.
Start Your Financial Freedom
Library Training and Events Room, 2001 Delmar Ave
Wednesday, April 25 — 5:30-7:30 PM
Registration Required
Call 452-6238 ext 730 to register
Book Club!
Join us onthe last Monday of the month
Morning Meeting — 11 AM
SMRLD, 2145 Johnson Rd
and
Evening Meeting—6:30 PM
Kool Beanz Café, 1316 Niedringhaus Ave
Join the Six Mile Regional Library Book Club for a morning or evening discussion of
April 29: The Leavers by Lisa Ko
May 20: Adult Maker Series: Seedlings by Jess Walter
Copies of the book are available at both libraries.
Questions? Call 618-452-6238 ext 755
Book Club!
Join us onthe last Monday of the month
Morning Meeting — 11 AM
SMRLD, 2145 Johnson Rd
and
Evening Meeting—6:30 PM
Kool Beanz Café, 1316 Niedringhaus Ave
Join the Six Mile Regional Library Book Club for a morning or evening discussion of
May 20: Adult Maker Series: Seedlings by Jess Walter
Copies of the book are available at both libraries.
Questions? Call 618-452-6238 ext 755
It’s Showtime at Your Library!
2019 All Ages Summer Reading Challenge
  • Register at either Library Location or online at www.smrld.beanstack.com & you will be entered for weekly drawings.
  • Log the books you have read between May 28 – July 26.
  • For every three books you read earn an entry for the grand prize!
  • Earn an extra entry by completing fun challenges throughout the summer.
Local Author Celebration
Saturday, May 25 — 1-2:30 PM
Library Training and Events Room, 2001 Delmar Ave
Meet some of the talented writers living in the
Granite City area that have self-published their own books,
Learn about their work and get some tips about
how to get into writing and self-publishing yourself!
Final author lineup TBD.
Call 452-6238 ext 730 to register
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The Six Mile Regional Library District (SMRLD) is proud to provide high-quality service for all ages.  The Adult Services Department focuses on providing materials, programs, reference assistance, readers’ advisory, print & electronic resources, DVDs & CDs, and more for persons age 13 and over.

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March 23 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Story Times

March 25 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Book Club!

March 25 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

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