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Short Story Chat

Dec 31st, 2014 | By | Category: Adult Programs

Wednesday,  1/21, 7-8 PM Short on time? Join us at the upstairs fireplace for a casual discussion of Alice Munro’s “The Bear Came Over the Mountain”. Copies of the story are available at the 2nd floor desk.



Chicago’s Movers and Shakers

Jul 17th, 2014 | By | Category: Adult Programs

Thursday, 7/24, 7 PM The Colonel, Bertha, Ada and Minna, “The Everleigh Sisters”, and Hizzoner, are just a few of the larger than life “Movers and Shakers” that made Chicago, Chicago. See them come alive in this presentation by Hy Speck, teacher, docent, tour guide, and historian.



Keep Your Garden Green

Jun 16th, 2014 | By | Category: Adult Programs, Uncategorized

Saturday, 6/21, 2 PM Learn how to maintain your edible garden and keep pests and insects away with natural and organic means. Presented by Debbie Kong, a certified Master Gardener and Master Composter.



Learn about Robert T. Lincoln

Feb 12th, 2014 | By | Category: Adult Programs

Sunday, 2/23, 2 PM Lecturer Marcy Kubat presents the little-known story of Robert T. Lincoln, first-born son of Abraham and Mary Lincoln. Based on the biography Giant in the Shadows by premier Lincoln scholar Jason Emerson, Kubat will help bring this enigmatic figure to life!



eReader Lab

Jul 17th, 2013 | By | Category: Adult Programs

Thursday, 7/18, 1:30-2:30 PM Drop in to the library for our eReader Lab. We’ll show you how to download free ebooks from the library and as well as help you figure out the basics of navigating your eReader (iPad, Kindle, Nook or Android device).