Adult Program

Popcorn & Paperbacks -- A Study in Charlotte by Brittany Cavallaro

Sunday, October 14, 2018 - 2:00pm to 4:45pm
(Grades 9 to 12) Join us for a book & movie discussion just for grades 9 to 12. Read the book, come discuss A Study in Charlotte, have some snacks, and watch Sherlock Holmes (2009)! We’ll compare and contrast and decide which one we like best! Rated PG-13, to learn more go to www.commonsensemedia.org. Register and receive a copy of the book at the Youth Services Desk!
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Lunchtime @the Library --- Al Capone & The 1933 World's Fair

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
Bring your lunch! We provide the guest speaker, coffee and dessert!
Al Capone and the 1933 World’s Fair: The End of the Gangster Era in Chicago, by William Hazelgrove, is an exciting and sprawling history behind Chicago, the 1933 World’s Fair and the six millionaire businessmen, dubbed The Secret Six, who beat Al Capone at his own game. Book sale and signing will follow the presentation.
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Ghosts of the Illinois River

Friday, October 5, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
The Illinois River, the state’s longest river, offers all kinds of shivery bumps in the night. Join author Sylvia Shults for a trip down the river to meet the folks who haven’t really left us even after they’ve left us. Book sale and signing will follow the presentation.
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Civics 101

Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Participate in an informed manner! Come learn about the legislators in your jurisdiction and how to find candidate and government information. This program is presented by League of the Women Voters of Northwest Lake County.
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