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Bagged Lunches Aren’t Just for Kids!

2023-03-21 17:30:00 2023-03-21 18:30:00 America/Chicago Bagged Lunches Aren’t Just for Kids! Tired of boring lunches? Need some ideas for uncomplicated and healthy lunches? Join Elizabeth Hartke, SNAP-Ed Community Worker, to go over some easy lunch hacks and put together a simple lunch. Effingham Public Library - Workman Room

Tuesday, March 21
5:30pm - 6:30pm

Add to Calendar 2023-03-21 17:30:00 2023-03-21 18:30:00 America/Chicago Bagged Lunches Aren’t Just for Kids! Tired of boring lunches? Need some ideas for uncomplicated and healthy lunches? Join Elizabeth Hartke, SNAP-Ed Community Worker, to go over some easy lunch hacks and put together a simple lunch. Effingham Public Library - Workman Room

Tired of boring lunches? Need some ideas for uncomplicated and healthy lunches? Join Elizabeth Hartke, SNAP-Ed Community Worker, to go over some easy lunch hacks and put together a simple lunch.

AGE GROUP: | 61+ | 19-60 |

EVENT TYPE: | Adult Arts and Crafts |

TAGS: | lunch | cooking |

Effingham Public Library

Phone: 217-342-2464

Hours
Mon, Sep 25 8:00AM to 7:00PM
Tue, Sep 26 8:00AM to 7:00PM
Wed, Sep 27 8:00AM to 7:00PM
Thu, Sep 28 8:00AM to 7:00PM
Fri, Sep 29 8:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Sep 30 9:00AM to 1:00PM
Sun, Oct 01 Closed

About the branch

The Suzette Brumleve Memorial Effingham Public Library is the public library of Effingham, Illinois. We have over 50,000 books, magazines, and audio-visual materials and an annual circulation of over 250,000 items. We also offer a wide variety of programs and services. 

Upcoming events

Thu, Sep 28, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Genealogy Room
If you have ever wanted to learn about your family's or community's history but were unsure of where to begin, the Genealogy Room at the Library can help. You are encouraged to bring questions.
This event is full

Thu, Sep 28, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Effingham Public Library - Workman Room
A discussion of the book "Dear William: A Father's Memoir of Addiction, Recovery, Love, and Loss" followed by a panel discussion about recovery. Copies of the book are available at the Library.

Thu, Sep 28, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Effingham Public Library - Workman Room
A discussion of the book "Dear William: A Father's Memoir of Addiction, Recovery, Love, and Loss" followed by a panel discussion about recovery. Copies of the book are available at the Library.

Fri, Sep 29, 10:30am - 11:00am
Effingham Public Library - Children's Programming Room
Join us for an encore performance of our regular Tuesday Story Time fun! No Registration Required.

Mon, Oct 02, 10:30am - 11:30am
Effingham Public Library - Workman Room
Join the Seniors with Attitude group for a presentation by Fran Thoele about exciting places to visit right here in the Midwest. Attendees each have a chance to win a door prize!

Mon, Oct 02, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Effingham County Cultural Center and Museum
The Kickapoo, a fiercely independent people, inhabited this stretch of Central Illinois when the first Euro-American settlers arrived in the early 1820s.

Tue, Oct 03, 10:30am - 11:00am
Effingham Public Library - Children's Programming Room
Join us for stories, songs and lots of fun! No Registration Required.

Tue, Oct 03, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Effingham Public Library - Workman Room
Come join Nancy at the Library as she guides you through the process of making a greeting card by hand. Nothing says "thoughtful gift" like something handmade. There will be free coffee.
This event is full

Wed, Oct 04, 10:00am - 11:00am
Effingham Public Library - Bauer Room
Have a problem with your computer, cell phone, or other electronic device? Stop by to see Erich Metzelaars, IT Consultant to solve your tech issues! No Registration Required.

Wed, Oct 04, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Zoom
Stephen Graham Jones joins us to talk scary stories, horror and more.
Register

Thu, Oct 05, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Effingham Public Library - Workman Room
Join us in person for a one day showing of MANHATTAN SHORT's 26th Annual Film Festival. Watch, and participate in this global event!

Fri, Oct 06, 10:30am - 11:00am
Effingham Public Library - Children's Programming Room
Join us for an encore performance of our regular Tuesday Story Time fun! No Registration Required.

Sat, Oct 07, 10:00am - 11:00am
Effingham Public Library - Workman Room
Join Vicki for a relaxing chair yoga session. Registration required. Contact vicki@effinghamlibrary.org with questions.

Sat, Oct 07, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Effingham Public Library - Luttrell Room
Have you lived an interesting life? Or, to put it another way, have you had some interesting and unique experiences in your life that you would like to share with others?

Tue, Oct 10, 10:30am - 11:00am
Effingham Public Library - Children's Programming Room
Join us for stories, songs and lots of fun! No Registration Required.

Tue, Oct 10, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Effingham Public Library - Workman Room
Come with your favorite crafting project to work on any kind of art or crafting project while enjoying the company of others. From coloring to quilting, we want to see it all.

Wed, Oct 11, 10:30am - 11:30am
Effingham Public Library - Genealogy Room
If you have ever wanted to learn about your family's or community's history but were unsure of where to begin, the Genealogy Room at the Library can help. You are encouraged to bring questions.

Wed, Oct 11, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Effingham Public Library - Bauer Room
Do you consider yourself technology illiterate? Join Erich Metzelaars for a Q&A lecture series about skills you want to learn, and questions that you may have.

Wed, Oct 11, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Effingham Public Library - Children's Programming Room
Join Alicia Thompson for a fun and messy art experience! Ages 3-7
This event is full

Thu, Oct 12, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Effingham Public Library - Workman Room
Thinking about going on a cruise? Join Donna Cravens to hear about her fantastic cruise experience from earlier this year. Registration Required.

Rescheduled
Thu, Oct 12, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
New date Tuesday, October 17, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Effingham Public Library
Hey Teens, this is a great opportunity to gain leadership and volunteer experience, build your resume, make new friends, earn community service hours, learn new skills, and to make a difference.

Fri, Oct 13, 10:30am - 11:00am
Effingham Public Library - Children's Programming Room
Join us for an encore performance of our regular Tuesday Story Time fun! No Registration Required.

Mon, Oct 16, 10:30am - 11:30am
Effingham Public Library - Luttrell Room
Join us for a book discussion about "Murder at the Vicarage" by Agatha Christie. No registration required. Contact lisa@effinghamlibrary.org with questions.

Tue, Oct 17, 10:30am - 11:00am
Effingham Public Library - Children's Programming Room
Join us for stories, songs and lots of fun! No Registration Required.

Tue, Oct 17, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Effingham Public Library - Workman Room
Come join Nancy at the Library as she guides you through the process of making a greeting card by hand. Nothing says "thoughtful gift" like something handmade. There will be free coffee.
This event is full

Tue, Oct 17, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Effingham Public Library - Luttrell Room
Hey Teens, this is a great opportunity to gain leadership and volunteer experience, build your resume, make new friends, earn community service hours, learn new skills, and to make a difference.

Tue, Oct 17, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Zoom
Children's book author and illustrator Grace Lin discusses food, family, and folktales, along with a drawing demonstration.
Register

Wed, Oct 18, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Effingham Public Library - Workman Room
Wondering how to navigate the online resources that Effingham Public Library offers? Join us as we provide tips about Libby, Cloud Library, and Hoopla, as well as answer your questions.

Wed, Oct 18, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Effingham Public Library - Children's Programming Room
Join Elizabeth Hartke, from the U of I Extension, for a fun story time, craft, and a nutritious snack! Target Audience is Ages 5-8.

Wed, Oct 18, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Effingham Public Library - Workman Room
Join us a book discussion about the book  “Wrong Place, Wrong Time" by Gillian McAllister. 

Fri, Oct 20, 10:30am - 11:00am
Effingham Public Library - Children's Programming Room
Join us for an encore performance of our regular Tuesday Story Time fun! No Registration Required.

Mon, Oct 23, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Effingham Public Library - Workman Room
Need help filling out a college application? Stop by and ask The Illinois Student Assistance Commission your college application questions. Registration Required.

Tue, Oct 24, 10:30am - 11:00am
Effingham Public Library - Children's Programming Room
Join us for stories, songs and lots of fun! No Registration Required.

Tue, Oct 24, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Effingham Public Library - Workman Room
Join us for an hour of mindful movement, meditation and social connection. We will enjoy gentle movement, intentional breathing and guided meditation followed by socializing & tea.

Wed, Oct 25, 10:30am - 11:30am
Effingham Public Library - Genealogy Room
If you have ever wanted to learn about your family's or community's history but were unsure of where to begin, the Genealogy Room at the Library can help. You are encouraged to bring questions.

Wed, Oct 25, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Effingham Public Library - Workman Room
Those with a Parkinson’s diagnosis, caregivers and anyone interested in learning more about this disease are welcome to attend.

Wed, Oct 25, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Effingham Public Library - Children's Programming Room
Join us at the library to delve into the world of LEGOs, by using your imagination to create independently or with others.

Fri, Oct 27, 10:30am - 11:00am
Effingham Public Library - Children's Programming Room
Join us for an encore performance of our regular Tuesday Story Time fun! No Registration Required.