Adult Program Spotlight

CELEBRATING SENIORS: Books & Bagels

May 2nd, 2016 | By | Category: Adult Program Spotlight

Monday, 5/16, 10-11:30 AM Come talk about books while enjoying delicious breakfast treats. We’ll talk about new books at the library and share some of our favorites. We hope you’ll bring your recommendations too!



Author Visit: Dr. Tyra Manning

Apr 25th, 2016 | By | Category: Adult Program Spotlight

Sunday, 5/1, 2-4 PM Join us for a talk from Dr. Tyra Manning, former superintendent of District 90, as she discusses her new book, Where the Water Meets the Sand.



Regretting Mr. Wright

Apr 11th, 2016 | By | Category: Adult Program Spotlight

Sunday, 4/17, 2 PM Performance artist Ellie Carlson brings Mamah Borthwick Cheney, the mistress of renowned architect Frank Lloyd Wright, back to life in this chilling, ghostly tale of love, murder and intrigue.



Gardens of Holland

Mar 14th, 2016 | By | Category: Adult Program Spotlight

Sunday, 4/3, 2 PM Linda Oyama Bryan, a professional garden photographer, will present us with a “behind-the-scenes” tour of world-famous Dutch gardens. Dutch design has a long reach into all parts of the world, including the Lurie Garden in Chicago’s Millennium Park. Join us for this inspirational and educational travelogue!



Meet Marie Antoinette

Feb 29th, 2016 | By | Category: Adult Program Spotlight

Sunday, 3/6, 2PM Did she really say “Let them eat cake!”? How did she go from beloved queen to most hated woman in Europe? Shall she live or shall she die? This time, the audience gets to decide after a dynamic presentation of the life and times of Marie Antoinette.