Genealogy Meet-Up: Lecture on Cemetery Research

Friday, June 26, 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

This monthly group is an opportunity for genealogy enthusiasts to meet up, discuss tips and helpful hints, and hear from experts in the field.

June's meet-up will feature guest lecturer and certified genealogist Jeanne Larzalere Bloom, who will give the presentation "Pushing Up Daisies: Cemetery Research." Attendees will learn how to find burial information through online resources, books, property records, lot ownership cards, and on-site visits.

Location: 
Second Floor - Veterans Room
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Discuss "What We've Lost Is Nothing" at Val's Halla Records

Tuesday, July 21, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Join other One Book, One Oak Park readers to discuss "What We've Lost Is Nothing" by Rachel Louise Snyder. This book discussion will be held at Val's Halla Records, 239 Harrison St., a neighborhood favorite and one of the Oak Park locations mentioned in Snyder's book.

In this debut novel set in Oak Park, a series of home invasions rocks a local neighborhood into examining hidden prejudices, the power of tolerance, and the evolving relationship between American cities and their suburbs.

Location: 
Offsite
Val's Halla Records

One Book, One Oak Park Book Discussion: BYO Baby

Monday, July 20, 2015 - 10:30am to 11:30am

Join us to discuss this summer's One Book, One Oak Park pick: "What We've Lost Is Nothing" by Rachel Louise Snyder.

In this debut novel set in Oak Park, a series of home invasions rocks a local neighborhood into examining hidden prejudices, the power of tolerance, and the evolving relationship between American cities and their suburbs.

Location: 
First Floor - Storytime Room

Words on Wednesday: One Book, One Oak Park

Wednesday, July 15, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

Join us to discuss this summer's One Book, One Oak Park pick: "What We've Lost Is Nothing" by Rachel Louise Snyder.

In this debut novel set in Oak Park, a series of home invasions rocks a local neighborhood into examining hidden prejudices, the power of tolerance, and the evolving relationship between American cities and their suburbs.

Copies of the book will be available at the Main Library a month before the discussion. Learn more about all of our One Book, One Oak Park events.

Location: 
Second Floor - Book Discussion Room

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