North Branch Events

Knitting and Needlework at North Branch


Monday, March 23, 5-7 pm, North Branch

Have you always wanted to learn to knit?  Is there a project in the back of your closet that you’ve always meant to finish? Do you already know how to knit, but want to try something new and don’t know what? 

Join us at North Branch for a friendly get-together to share ideas, learn tips and tricks, browse our needlecraft books, and be inspired!

  No registration necessary. Bring your own projects and supplies.




Saturday Stories at North Branch

titleSaturdays, February 21, March 21, and April 18, 11-11:30 am, North Branch  

Enjoy family time filled with stories, songs and more at North Branch library. 

Ages 2 to 6.

Drop-in, no registration required.



North Branch Family Storytime and Craft


Mondays, February 2-March 9, 6:30 pm, North Branch


Come as a family and listen to stories, sing songs, and make a craft (appropriate for 3 and up). Wear PJ's if you want! Designed so working parents have a chance to come to storytime with their kids.  Register online or call 847-866-0330 beginning January 12.


More ABCs of Evanston Author Talk at North Branch


Monday, March 16, 1 pm, North Branch

Come learn about our wonderful hometown when Janet Messenger, local historian and Evanston Round Table columnist, speaks about her latest book featuring 26 stories, A - Z, her 3rd book in the popular Lighthouse Series on Evanston History.

Register online for an email reminder.


North Branch Book Group: The Blazing World by Siri Hustvedt

titleThursday, March 26, 7 pm, North Branch

Disappointed with the critical response to her work, Harriet Burden, an installation artist, determines that for the next five years she will present her work under three male pseudonyms. Told through a series of notebook entries, statements, reviews and transcripts, The Blazing World explores more than gender bias, and the story takes a sinister turn.

Copies of the book are available at the North Branch for those who will be attending the discussion. Register for an email reminder.


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