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Adult Program - All

Remembering Marshall Field's

Senior Coffee Hour: For more than 150 years, Marshall Field and Co. reigned as Chicago's leading department store. This lavishly illustrated lecture by Leslie Goddard traces the store's history. Many of the store's cherished traditions will be covered - the Walnut Room, the 28 Shop, Uncle Mistletoe and Frango Mints.

Event Date: 
Thursday, November 12, 2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am

You Can Brew It

Home brewing is a fun and rewarding hobby. Award winning home brewer Scott Pointon will discuss the equipment, ingredients, brewing process and resources available to would-be brew masters.

Event Date: 
Tuesday, November 10, 2015 - 6:30pm to 8:45pm

Dating Photographs from Clothing

Family photographs are hard to date as generations pass away. Many people have unidentified photos in their collection. This is where costume dating can be helpful. Become familiar with certain popular silhouettes to assign a date range to a photograph. Basic facial recognition will also be covered. Please bring photographs with you to the lecture. Presented by Ellie Carlson.

Event Date: 
Tuesday, September 15, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Bubble & Squawk Cookbook Discussion

Ever wonder if a cookbook is right for you? Every other month we will have a discussion on a cookbook. Choose a recipe from a book selected, make the recipe and bring the completed dish to the discussion. The night of the discussion we will sample the dishes and discuss the recipes and the book. Participants must bring a dish to participate. Copies will be available at the 3rd floor Adult Services desk.This month we are doing Semi-Homemade Comfort Food by Sandra Lee.

Event Date: 
Monday, October 26, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm