Cardholders may check out passes that allow free or discounted admission to seventeen area museums and cultural centers including Brookfield Zoo, Cantigny, Naper Settlement, and more!
Third Tuesday of the month at 2:00 pm. Copies of the books will be available one month before the meeting.
Jade Dragon Mountain by Elsa Hart
Set in 18th century Imperial China, a librarian is asked to solve the murder of a Jesuit astronomer before the Emperor arrives to view the solar eclipse.
Pick a recipe from the chosen cookbook and share it with all at the meeting. A copy of the book will be available at the Reference Desk for you to pick out your recipe.
BraveTart: Iconic American Desserts by Stella Parks
In November, we’ll get ready for the holidays with some new riffs on classic sweets. Pick out your recipe at the Reference Desk by November 9.
Istanbul and Beyond: Exploring the Diverse Cuisines of Turkey by Robyn Eckhardt
This book features appetizing recipes from one of the great culinary crossroads. Pick out your recipe at the Reference Desk by December 7.
First Friday of every month at 7:00 pm
This fascinating documentary tells the story of a huge cache of rare silent film discovered in an Alaskan swimming pool.