Black Road Branch

Summer Reading Closing
All ages, no registration required
Celebrate the end of Summer Reading with music by the Wrecker Brothers and
ice cream! Concert will be held outside, weather permitting.
Black Road Branch 
Sat, Aug 1
2-4 pm

Creating Graphic Novels in the Digital Age
Registration required
Call them comic books, manga, graphic novels, sequential art, or storyboards they all tell a story graphically. Today we have many different digital tools to use in their development. Come explore the steps to create your graphic novel using the library’s Digital Media Studio.
Main Library 
Tues, July 21
6:30-8:30 pm

Introduction to Photoshop
Registration required
Learn how to use basic tools to enhance images in this hands-on class!  Discover the power of Photoshop.
Black Road Branch 
Thurs, July 9 
6:30-8:30 pm 

Digital BookMobile
Adults and families, no registration required
Overdrive’s 74-foot-long, state of the art Digital BookMobile is making a stop at your library!  Take advantage of this unique opportunity to explore all the digital resources Joliet Public LIbrary has to offer through Overdrive. Patrons of all ages can climb aboard the traveling exhibit and visit five separate spaces showcasing eBooks, audiobooks, a gadget gallery and more.
Black Road Branch 
Fri, June 26
10 am-4 pm 

Get Graphic Book Club
Adults, registration required
Join this brand new book club for adults and explore the world of comics and graphic novels.  Whether you’ve been a comic enthusiast for years or just read your first graphic novel, this club is for you!  We will discuss a different title each month, light refreshments provided. This month, we will be reading Watchmen by Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons

Morning Book Discussion Group
Adults, no registration required
Join this lively and entertaining book group and share your love of reading! This month we will be reading 12 Years a Slave by Solomon Northrup.
Black Road Branch
Tues, Aug 18
10-11:30 am

Morning Book Discussion Group
Adults, no registration required
Join this lively and entertaining book group and share your love of reading! This month we will be reading 12 Years a Slave by Solomon Northrup.
Black Road Branch
Tues, Aug 18 
10-11:30 am

Morning Book Discussion Group
Adults, no registration required
Join this lively and entertaining book group and share your love of reading! This month we will be reading Under the Wide and Starry Sky by Nancy Horan.
Black Road Branch
Tues, July 21
10-11:30 am

Evening Book Discussion Group
Adults, no registration required
Join this lively and entertaining book group and share your love of reading! This month we will be reading Under the Wide and Starry Sky by Nancy Horan.
Black Road Branch
Weds, July 15
7-8:30 pm 

Evening Book Discussion Group
Adults, no registration required
Join this lively and entertaining book group and share your love of reading! This month we will be reading Philomena by Martin Sixsmith.
Black Road Branch
Weds, June 17
7-8:30 pm 

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