The Lives They Lived: "The Year of Magical Thinking" by Joan Didion

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm

With their daughter lying in a medically-induced coma and placed on life support, Joan Didion and her husband Gregory Dunne take a break from the hospital vigil to have dinner at home. One minute he is talking, the next minute, he's not.

Location: 
Meeting Room - Maze Branch

Twitter 101

Thursday, July 9, 2015 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Do you want to chat informally with your friends about serious and not-too serious stuff in real time? Well, this class is for you. You will learn the ins and outs of this popular social networking service. We will help you get started with your own account. To attend: must have an active email account and basic computer skills.

Location: 
Third Floor - Computer Classroom
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Oak Park & River Forest Summer Camp Expo

Sunday, February 22, 2015 - 1:30pm to 4:30pm

Join us for the 1st annual Summer Camp Expo!

Learn about all the fun youth programs available this summer from various organizations around the community, including:

* Oak Park Public Library
* Park District of Oak Park
* River Forest Public Library
* School of Rock
* Steve & Kate's Camp
* Oak Park Education Foundation
* BRAVO
* Code Play Learn

Location: 
First Floor - Community Space

Pleasant Home Foundation Lecture Series: Rise of the Revivals

Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

In partnership with the Pleasant Home Foundation, join us for this Thursday night lecture series at Main Library.

Thursday, March 5, 7pm
Nick Kalogeresis, an expert in historic preservation, will discuss architecture of the estate sections in River Forest, especially the Revival Styles after World War I.

Location: 
Second Floor - Veterans Room
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Pleasant Home Foundation Lecture Series: Rise of the Revivals

Thursday, February 19, 2015 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

In partnership with the Pleasant Home Foundation, join us for this Thursday night lecture series at Main Library.

Thursday, Feb. 19, 7pm
Laurie Petersen, editor of the American Institute of Architects Guide to Chicago, will discuss Revival Style architecture found throughout the city of Chicago.

Thursday, Feb. 26, 7pm
Kris Hartzell, director at the Charles Gates Dawes House, will speak about Prairie Style architects that made the transition to the Revival Styles after World War I.

Thursday, March 5, 7pm

Location: 
Second Floor - Veterans Room
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Pleasant Home Foundation Lecture Series: Rise of the Revivals

Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

In partnership with the Pleasant Home Foundation, join us for this Thursday night lecture series at Main Library.

Thursday, Feb. 26, 7pm
Kris Hartzell, director at the Charles Gates Dawes House, will speak about Prairie Style architects that made the transition to the Revival Styles after World War I.

Thursday, March 5, 7pm
Nick Kalogeresis, an expert in historic preservation, will discuss architecture of the estate sections in River Forest, especially the Revival Styles after World War I.

Location: 
Second Floor - Veterans Room
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