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.
Saints For All Occasions by J. Courtney Sullivan
Love, secrets and sacrifice come into play in this sweeping multi-generational saga.
Nora and Theresa Flynn leave Ireland to journey to America. In Boston they take different paths, ones they never expected.
A Death in Eden by Keith McCaffery
Someone is building huge scarecrows along Montana’s Smith River, protesting a proposed copper mine. State investigator Harold Little Feather is intent to solve the mystery.
The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah
A former POW comes home from the Vietnam war dealing with PTSD. He impulsively moves his family to Alaska and soon the homesteaders’ lives begin to fracture.
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.
Ottolenghi Simple by Yotam Ottolenghi
The Cookbook Club favorite returns with a collection of (relatively) easy dishes. Pick out your recipe by December 13.
Cooking South of the Clouds:Recipes and Stories from China’s Yunnan Province by Georgia Freedman
This cookbook offers a glimpse into the cuisine of one of the most diverse Chinese provinces. Pick out your recipe by January 10.
Basque Country: A Culinary Journey Through a Food Lover’s Paradise by Marti Buckley
The traditional food of northern Spain is explored in this beautiful book. Pick out your recipe by February 14.
First Friday of every month during the summer at 7:00 pm
A group of Rockford-based skateboarders grapple with domestic violence in this moving documentary.
In this fascinating, personal documentary, the filmmaker investigates the ramifications of his great-grandfather’s murder of an African-American man.
Fourth Saturday of every other month at 5:30 pm
Copies of the books will be available at the Circulation Desk one month before the meeting.