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Request for Proposals - Printing



The Crystal Lake Public Library is seeking proposals for a five-year contract for the printing, labeling and mailing of the Beacon newsletter and Annual Report, and printing of letterhead, trifold and other specialty printing.


Click here for RFP document.  Deadline for submittal is 9 p.m. December 4, 2019.




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Upcoming Programs



Drop-in STEM: Fun with Dinosaurs, Grades K-5

Thursday, Nov. 14 | 3:45-5 pm





Spanish Language Family Storytime-Cuentos en español, All ages with caregiver

Thursday, Nov. 14 | 6:30 pm



'State of the Schools' Presentation

Thursday, Nov. 14 | 6:30 pm



Drop-in Preschool Crafts, Up to age 6 with caregiver

Friday, Nov. 15| 9:30-11 am





Family Story and Playtime, Birth-5 years with caregiver

Saturday, Nov. 16 | 10:30 am



NaNoWriMo Write-in

Saturday, Nov. 16 | 2-4 pm





Family STEM Saturday: Dinosaurs, Ages 3 and older

Saturday, Nov. 16 | 3-4 pm




Tabletoppers Gaming, Gamers age 16+

Sunday, Nov. 17 | 2-4 pm



Android Basics (Waiting list)

Monday, Nov. 18 | 9:30-11 am



Coloring and Crafting

Monday, Nov. 18 | 2-4 pm




Drop-in LEGO® Mondays, Ages 4 and up

Monday, Nov. 18 | 3:45-5:15 pm



Forever Young Adult Book Club - The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky

Monday, Nov. 18 | 7-8:30 pm





Arts & Crafts for Adults: Seasonal Snowman Centerpiece

(Waiting list)

Tuesday, Nov. 19 | 1:30 pm



Early Readers Book Club, Grades K-2

Tuesday, Nov. 19 | 4:15-5 pm





Friends of Anime Club (Adult Anime Club)

Tuesday, Nov. 19 | 6:30-8:30 pm



Bookies Book Discussion - The Light in the Ruins by Chris Bohjalian

Wednesday, Nov. 20 | 9:30-11 am





Story Thyme @ Fresh Thyme Market, Birth-5 years with caregiver (Waiting list)

Wednesday, Nov. 20 | 11:30 am



Wednesday Matinee - "The Hustle" PG13, 2019

Wednesday, Nov. 20 | Noon, BYO lunch



Smooth Brick Club Day, Grades K-5

Wednesday, Nov. 20 | 3-4:30 pm





DIY Perler Creations, Grades 6-8

Wednesday, Nov. 20 | 3:30-4:30 pm





Koffee Klatch

Thursday, Nov. 21 | 10-11:30 am



Film Lovers Group - Film Noir Double Feature: "Detour" NR, 1945 & "The Set Up" NR, 1949

Thursday, Nov. 21 | 5:30 pm, BYO dinner





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