A legendary new X-team is born! Meet the United Kingdom's champion, Captain Britain, and his paramour, the metamorphic Meggan! They'll band together with former X-Men Nightcrawler and Kitty Pryde when Gatecrasher and her Technet target Rachel "Phoenix" Summers! Fighting to uphold Xavier's dream, UK style, the five heroes form Excalibur! From their lighthouse base, they'll…
For Middle School Students
Volunteer in an organized effort to clear invasive plants to help conserve one of DuPage County’s valuable ecosystems from 10 am to Noon and then participate in a search for letterboxes from Noon to…
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Middle School Librarian
“Every book, every volume you see here, has a soul. The soul of the person who wrote it and of those who read it and lived and dreamed with it. Every time a book changes hands, every time someone runs his eyes down its pages, its spirit grows and strengthens.” — Carlos Ruiz Zafón, The Shadow of the Wind
Beth joined the Library in May 2022. She manages the graphic novel, video game, and Middle collections and programs. She has worked in libraries since she was fourteen. Other than reading, she enjoys concerts of all kinds and dabbles in all the crafts – from crochet to gouache painting to cross-stitch. If there is time travel featured in a book, she will read it.