Genealogist and author Steve Szabados, discusses where one's ancestors were naturalized as the key to finding their records, covering traditional and online sources.
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Chicago research journalist Kari Lydersen presents a slide-lecture based on based on her latest book, appraising the combative mayor and his agenda.
New Release Movie - 42, Rated PG-13, 128 min. - History was made in 1947, when Jackie Robinson broke the professional baseball race barrier to become the first African American MLB player of the modern era.
Join us on this cosmic sightseeing tour with Astronomy Picture of the Day. Behold the wild, astonishing, and magnificent marvels that inhabit our cosmic neighborhood and beyond.
*Pick up a free ticket when you register for a Summer Reading Club
Kids, teens and adults are welcome! Visit our awesome photo booth and come away with fun pictures of you with your family and friends. Play Glummy Buckets and Glummy Toss and win prizes. Decorate a cool canvas tote to carry home your books and DVDs. Refreshments will also be provided.
Come cheer on our 6th-8th grade teams as they compete to see who can answer the most questions correctly about the books on the Reading Challenge list!
This is where you differentiate yourself from competitors seeking the same position. Learn to express the important aspects of your packaging and content
Kids ages 4-8 can learn yoga poses and breathing techniques and feel relaxed and energized afterward. No experience needed. Please bring a large bath towel with you and wear comfortable clothes. Parents need to stay in the room with children through grade 2.
Grades 1-5 can come learn from a real magician the sleight of hand behind some classic magic tricks. After you participate in our program, you'll have more than a few tricks up your sleeve to entertain your friends and family. Registration required.
5th Monday of the month is for Creative Kids. Are you a lion, tiger, or bear? Young artists will use chalk and oil pastels to reveal their wilder side! Registration Required.