Gardening Out of the Box
(Thursday, September 18, 2014 — 6:30 P.M.)
Jackie Raffice, from The Prairie Godmothers, returns to show you how to make your
own creative container gardens and how to keep them healthy through the winter.
Learning the Night Sky with Sky Viewing after the Show!
(Thursday, October 2, 2014 — 6:30 P.M.)
Join us for David Fuller’s humorous introduction to astronomy and sky viewing.
After the presentation, we will head outside with David for some actual stargazing
(weather permitting). If you have them, bring your binoculars or a small telescope.
Make a Humorous “Skeleton Stage Scene”
(Saturday, October 4, 2014 — 1:00 P.M.)
No bones about it, you’ll have a frightfully hilarious time making your own Halloween
centerpiece with master crafter Kathleen Obirek. Please bring a glue gun and glue sticks.
(Space is limited to 10 for this craft — so sign up early!)
Ghosts of the Windy City
(Thursday, October 23, 2014 — 6:30 P.M.)
Bob Trzeciak returns with the haunted history of the Chicago area. Learn all about
our local ghosts and stay for palm readings afterward.
A Beginner’s Guide to Tracing Your Ancestors
(Thursday, November 6, 2014 — 6:30 P.M.)
Our introduction of Ancestry.com and Heritage Quest kicks off with a fun exploration of
genealogy for beginners. If you’ve ever wanted to discover what kind of information
you can find online, while learning to sort fact from fiction, this lecture is for you!
Make a “Euro Swag” for the Holidays
(Saturday, December 6, 2014 — 1:00 P.M.)
Make an ornate door/wall decoration that has both “Old World” charm and contemporary flare!
Kathleen Oberik will guide you on your crafting journey. Please bring a glue gun and glue sticks.
(space is limited to 10 for this craft — so sign up early!)
Psychic Connections to the Sixteenth President
(Thursday, February 5, 2015 — 6:30 P.M.)
Just in time for Lincoln’s birthday, paranormal speaker Bob Trzeciak returns
with little known facts about Abraham Lincoln’s preternatural history.
(Don’t miss your chance to have your palm read afterward!)
The Red Hat Society…
meets every six weeks… You’re welcome to join us!
Call the library for meeting dates & times.
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!)