Meeting Room B

Lunchtime@the Library --- Madam President: The Secret Presidency of Edith Wilson

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
Bring your lunch! We provide the guest speaker, coffee and dessert!
After President Woodrow Wilson suffered a paralyzing stroke in the fall of 1919, his wife, First Lady Edith Wilson, began to handle the day-to-day responsibilities of the Executive Office. William Hazelgrove’s book paints a vivid and engaging portrait of the woman who became the acting President of the United States just months before women officially won the right to vote. Book sale and signing will follow the program.
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Are You Curious About Medical Cannabis?

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Kirsten Velasco, Board member of Illinois Women in Cannabis, will present the safety, science and application process for the Medical Cannabis Program in Illinois. Everyone is fascinated to learn that medical cannabis is a safe and effective anti-inflammatory and pain reliever and is available in many forms (tinctures, capsules, salves, etc.). Discover why so many states provide access to this ancient therapy.
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Book Club Boot Camp

Monday, January 29, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Has your book club gotten boring? Send it to boot camp! Join library staff to learn about which books make good discussions, resources the library offers, plus tips and techniques that have worked for other clubs. Refreshments will be served.
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