Thursday, 5/21, 7:30 pm Dean Milano shares photos and stories from his book The Chicago Music Scene of the 1960’s and 1970’s, interspersed with music.
Adult Program Spotlight
Thursday, 5/7, 7pm Join Historian Gary Sarnoff who will tell the story of this great airship, Herbert O’Laughlin’s brush with death, and his life in River Forest. This program is co-sponsored by the River Forest Public Library and the Historical Society of Oak Park & River Forest.
Thursday, 4/23, 7:30 PM With an emphasis on music and its power to connect, join us as we celebrate the legacy of one of folk music’s iconic singer-songwriters, Pete Seeger. Come ready to have fun, audience participation will be encouraged!
Thursday, 4/16, 7 PM April is National Poetry Month! Local author, speaker and poet, Barbara J. Henry, will be reading poems from her book, Coming Full Circle and selected poems written after Circle’s publication. Join in the fun! Bring a one to two minute personal poem to read or a poem of the same length […]
Thursday, 2/26, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM See the changing face of farming through three short films that take a look at unconventional approaches to agriculture and our local food economy. Features include: “Lexicon of Sustainability”, “Brooklyn Farmer: A Portrait Urban Farming” and “Portrait of an Urban Beekeeper”. Discuss the future of agriculture, urban farming and […]