Sunday, 9/27, 2 PM In Syria today a vast Civil War is displacing millions. Against this bleak background, Bill Helmuth will personally take you to the cities, including Damascus, the grand Mosques, exotic outdoor markets, ancient Christian citadels and crusader castles, to explore this fascinating culture.
Adult Program Spotlight
Thursday, 9/10, 7 PM River Forest resident Chris Hauri presents Style over 60, fun and practical tips on colors, style and shopping. This program is held in partnership with the River Forest Township as part of our series, Let’s Celebrate Seniors All Year Long.
Saturday, 8/1, 2 PM This time of year the Farmer’s Market is overflowing with delicious fruit, from blueberries to peaches. Learn to preserve this wonderful bounty with a canning demonstration by food blogger and founder of the Chicago Food Swap, Emily Paster. The Chicago Food Swap brings together passionate home cooks, bakers, and gardeners to […]
Friday, 7/17, 7:30 PM Join us at the library for our annual Dooley Brother’s Concert! The Dooleys have been entertaining Chicagoland for over 30 years with their delightful banter and wide musical repertoire. And they are River Forest natives! Come ready for a fun evening!
Saturday, 6/13, 11AM Chef Rose Deneen will demonstrate how to create beautiful centerpieces for your next party with fresh produce from the Farmer’s Market. Learn how to cut fruit into various shapes to create a fruit bouquet. Vegetables never looked so good after Chef Deneen shows ideas how to create an edible landscape. Samples and […]