Adult Program Spotlight

Dooley Brothers Concert

Jul 1st, 2015 | By | Category: Adult Program Spotlight

Friday, 7/17, 7:30 PM Join us on the library lawn 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! Bring your own chair or use one of ours and come ready for a fun […]



Get Inspired: Fruit and Vegetable Creations

Jun 6th, 2015 | By | Category: Adult Program Spotlight

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 […]



The Chicago Music Scene of the 1960′s and 1970′s

May 16th, 2015 | By | Category: Adult Program Spotlight

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.



Surviving the Hindenburg

Apr 26th, 2015 | By | Category: 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.



The Music and Influence of Pete Seeger

Apr 16th, 2015 | By | Category: Adult Program Spotlight

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!