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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.
Walt Disney World for Grown-Ups
Bring your family and friends as we crank up the tunes and boogie down in the library! Its fun for the whole family to dance with your little ones! No registration needed. DJ Miss Cate will be spinning all the best tunes from our terrific music collection. Ages 0 and up with an adult.
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.
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.
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.
Learn about the size and scale of the universe, the stars, and other celestial wonders using hands-on activities and assorted visuals. Presented by Kevin Manning
Drop in at 2pm for a BIG movie and a little snack! This month we are showing Strange Magic rated PG with a running time of 99 min.