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Detox Your Mind Through Meditation

Thursday, August 1, 2024 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Meeting Room at Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Program Type:
Health & Wellness
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Many people seek wellness by tending to our physical well-being, but it is also important to attend to the health of our mind. By befriending our mind we can wipe the slate clean, ...

Open
Required
Library Branch: Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Room: Main Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Event Details:

Many people seek wellness by tending to our physical well-being, but it is also important to attend to the health of our mind. By befriending our mind we can wipe the slate clean, detoxify negative thought patterns, and calm the body.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

The Last Flight: Evening Book Discussion Group

Thursday, August 1, 2024 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Conference Room at Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Program Type:
Book Club
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

This month we will be discussing The Last Flight by Julie Clark.Two women. Two flights. One last chance to disappear. Claire Cook has a perfect life as the wife of the scion of a p...

Open
Required
Library Branch: Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:

This month we will be discussing The Last Flight b

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Food

Food may be used or served in this program. If you have any concerns about food allergies or specific dietary restrictions, please speak to a Library staff member prior to the start of the program.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Advanced Crochet Class: Amigurumi

Tuesday, August 6, 2024 at 10:00am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room 1 at Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts
Age Group:
Teens, Adults
Event Details:

Amigurumi ("crocheted or knitted stuffed toy") is the Japanese art of knitting or crocheting small, stuffed yarn creatures. The instructor reviews the terms and techniques, and att...

Open
Required
Library Branch: Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Room: Meeting Room 1
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Event Details:

Amigurumi ("crocheted or knitted stuffed toy") is the Japanese art of knitting or crocheting small, stuffed yarn creatures. The instructor reviews the terms and techniques, and attendees begin with a basic sphere. Yarn and hook included.

Disclaimer(s)

Age Limits for Adult Programming

Adult programs are for the specific age group listed in the program’s description. Adults will not be permitted to bring children who are under the age listed.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Flying Solo: Morning Book Discussion Group

Wednesday, August 7, 2024 at 10:30am - 11:30am
Conference Room at Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Program Type:
Book Club
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

This month we will be discussing "Flying Solo" by Linda Holmes.A woman returns to her small Maine hometown, uncovering family secrets that take her on a journey of self-discovery a...

Closed
Required
Library Branch: Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:

This month we will be discussing "Flying Solo" by Linda Holmes.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Wits Workout

Friday, August 9, 2024 at 10:30am - 11:30am
Main Meeting Room at Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Program Type:
Health & Wellness
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Wits Workout is an engaging, interactive, and educational brain health program designed especially for seniors. Learn about brain health and participate in activities to strengthen...

Open
Required
Library Branch: Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Room: Main Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Event Details:

Wits Workout is an engaging, interactive, and educational brain health program designed especially for seniors. Learn about brain health and participate in activities to strengthen your memory and increase your brain power!

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Sharpie Tie Die Painting: Art Club for Grownups

Saturday, August 10, 2024 at 10:00am - 12:00pm
Main Meeting Room at Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Paint a bright, colorful painting using Sharpie markers and alcohol on canvas. Registration starts July 1.

Waitlist
Required
Library Branch: Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Room: Main Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Paint a bright, colorful painting using Sharpie markers and alcohol on canvas. Registration starts July 1.

Disclaimer(s)

Age Limits for Adult Programming

Adult programs are for the specific age group listed in the program’s description. Adults will not be permitted to bring children who are under the age listed.

Late Arrivals

This program begins promptly at the scheduled start time. Late arrivals may not be able to complete the activity with the group and may be asked to leave.

This event is in the "Babies-Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

End of Summer Foam Party!

Saturday, August 10, 2024 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Library Lawn at Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Program Type:
Performance
Age Group:
Babies-Preschool, Children, Teens, Adults, Everyone
Event Details:

Come celebrate the end of summer with a foam party! Come prepared to be wet as you play around in this fun foam. 

Library Branch: Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Room: Library Lawn
Age Group: Babies-Preschool, Children, Teens, Adults, Everyone
Program Type: Performance
Event Details:

Come celebrate the end of summer with a foam party! Come prepared to be wet as you play around in this fun foam. 

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request a specific accommodation, please contact the library. 

Photography

By attending library programs, you consent to be photographed or recorded for library promotional materials. Please inform a staff member if you do not wish to be photographed or recorded.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Yellow Bird: Narrative Nonfiction Book Group

Monday, August 12, 2024 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Conference Room at Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Program Type:
Book Club
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

This month we discuss Yellow Bird: Oil, Murder, and a Woman's Search for Justice in Indian Country by Sierra Crane Murdoch.When Lissa Yellow Bird was released from prison in 2009, ...

Open
Required
Library Branch: Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:

This month we discuss Yellow Bird: Oil, Mu

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Game Night at Brother Chimp Brewing

Tuesday, August 13, 2024 at 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Off Site at Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Program Type:
Movies & Entertainment
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Join us at Brother Chimp Brewing in North Aurora for a night of board games. We provide the games and light snacks, so come on out and enjoy the fun! Register if you'd like a remin...

Open
Required
Offsite Event
Library Branch: Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Room: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Movies & Entertainment
Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:

Join us at Brother Chimp Brewing in North Aurora for a night of board games. We provide the games and light snacks, so come on out and enjoy the fun! Register if you'd like a reminder.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Drop-In Crochet and Knit Club

Thursday, August 15, 2024 at 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Main Meeting Room at Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts
Age Group:
Teens, Adults
Event Details:

Come relax and work on making something cozy with others who are interested in the fiber arts! All skill levels are encouraged to attend. Recommended for ages 13 and up.

Library Branch: Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Room: Main Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:

Come relax and work on making something cozy with others who are interested in the fiber arts! All skill levels are encouraged to attend. Recommended for ages 13 and up.

Disclaimer(s)

Age Limits for Adult Programming

Adult programs are for the specific age group listed in the program’s description. Adults will not be permitted to bring children who are under the age listed.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Sharpie Tie Die Painting: Art Club for Grownups

Tuesday, August 20, 2024 at 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Main Meeting Room at Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Paint a bright, colorful painting using Sharpie markers and alcohol on canvas. Registration starts July 1.

Waitlist
Required
Library Branch: Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Room: Main Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Paint a bright, colorful painting using Sharpie markers and alcohol on canvas. Registration starts July 1.

Disclaimer(s)

Age Limits for Adult Programming

Adult programs are for the specific age group listed in the program’s description. Adults will not be permitted to bring children who are under the age listed.

Late Arrivals

This program begins promptly at the scheduled start time. Late arrivals may not be able to complete the activity with the group and may be asked to leave.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Yum Club

Tuesday, August 27, 2024 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Main Meeting Room at Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Program Type:
History & Culture
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Do you have an adventurous palate? Do you want to travel the world without leaving the library? Join us for the Yum Club, where foodies come together to taste snacks and treats fro...

Waitlist
Required
Library Branch: Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Room: Main Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Culture
Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Do you have an adventurous palate? Do you want to travel the world without leaving the library? Join us for the Yum Club, where foodies come together to taste snacks and treats from a different country each month.

Disclaimer(s)

Age Limits for Adult Programming

Adult programs are for the specific age group listed in the program’s description. Adults will not be permitted to bring children who are under the age listed.

Food

Food may be used or served in this program. If you have any concerns about food allergies or specific dietary restrictions, please speak to a Library staff member prior to the start of the program.

Labor Day Closure

All Day 9/1 - 9/2
Messenger Public Library of North Aurora

The library will be closed in observance of Labor Day.

Closing
Branches:
Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Description:

The library will be closed in observance of Labor Day.

Staff Development Day

All Day
Messenger Public Library of North Aurora

The library will be closed all day today for Staff Development.

Closing
Branches:
Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Description:

The library will be closed all day today for Staff Development.

Thanksgiving Closure

11/27/2024 @ 5:00pm to 11/28/2024 @ 9:00pm
Messenger Public Library of North Aurora

The library will be closeing at 5 pm on Wednesday, November 27th and all day on Thursday, November 28th for Thanksgiving.

Closing
Branches:
Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Description:

The library will be closeing at 5 pm on Wednesday, November 27th and all day on Thursday, November 28th for Thanksgiving.

Christmas Closure

All Day 12/24 - 12/25
Messenger Public Library of North Aurora

The library will be closed on Tuesday, December 24th and Wednesday, December 25th for the Christmas Holiday.

Closing
Branches:
Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Description:

The library will be closed on Tuesday, December 24th and Wednesday, December 25th for the Christmas Holiday.

New Year's Eve Closure

All Day
Messenger Public Library of North Aurora

The Library will be closed on December 31st for New Year's Eve.

Closing
Branches:
Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
Description:

The Library will be closed on December 31st for New Year's Eve.