Just 20 Feet from Safety: the Story of the S.S. Eastland
(Thursday, April 30, 2015 – 6:30 P.M.)
With the 100th anniversary of the S.S. Eastland disaster coming this year,
relive the events and aftermath of the Chicago River disaster through the eyes
of “Ollie Sanders”, a Western Electric employee. “Ollie”, a combined character
created from real eyewitness accounts, will be here to bring that fateful day to life.
A “Berry” Beautiful Hanging Basket (and Delicious, Too!)
(Thursday, May 28, 2015 – 6:30 P.M.)
Kathleen Obirek will show you how to plant a container combining together
perennial ever-bearing strawberries and herbs, which will enhance both flavor
and the health of both types of plants. A drawing will be held at the end of the
program and the winner will take home Kathleen’s berry basket!
You must register for any or all of the above programs! Register by calling or visiting the library, or you may register online.
(Programs are always free, unless noted!)