The Lives They Lived

Please join us for our first memoir discussion, "One Writer's Beginnings" by Eudora Welty. Ms. Welty recounts how her family and her surroundings contributed to the shaping not only of her personality but of her writing. All are welcome to attend. Books are available one month before the discussion at the Maze Branch Library.

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Author Dave Revsine: The Opening Kickoff

Meet Dave Revsine, lead studio host for the Big Ten Network, who will share stories from his book, The Opening Kickoff: The Tumultuous Birth of a Football Nation.

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Frozen Karaoke Sing-Along

Let's sing! We'll play Frozen on the big screen and want to hear you singing along with Anna, Elsa and Olaf. Costumes encouraged, but not required. (PG, 103 minutes)

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Words of Wisdom: Oral Histories of Rural Illinois Women

After completing an audio documentary workshop at Duke University, long-time Oak Park psychologist Jane Samuelson conducted oral histories of older women in rural Champaign County, Illinois. Samuelson heard stories of a way of life that has virtually disappeared. These women were first-hand witnesses to the transition from the family farm to mechanized agriculture, and then to agribusiness.

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Battle of the Bulge: The Forgotten Heroes

Celebrate the 70th anniversary of WWII's Battle of the Bulge which happened in December 1944. Hear the stories and walk in the footsteps of American soldiers who battled against Hitler's forces 70 years ago.

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Main: Bouncing Babies

For babies up to 15 months, with a caregiver. Boost your baby’s brain power with simple board books, engaging props, fun rhymes, singing, and socializing.

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Main: Bouncing Babies

For babies up to 15 months, with a caregiver. Boost your baby’s brain power with simple board books, engaging props, fun rhymes, singing, and socializing.

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Main: Bouncing Babies

For babies up to 15 months, with a caregiver. Boost your baby’s brain power with simple board books, engaging props, fun rhymes, singing, and socializing.

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Main: Bouncing Babies

For babies up to 15 months, with a caregiver. Boost your baby’s brain power with simple board books, engaging props, fun rhymes, singing, and socializing.

When:

Where:

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Main: Bouncing Babies

For babies up to 15 months, with a caregiver. Boost your baby’s brain power with simple board books, engaging props, fun rhymes, singing, and socializing.

When:

Where:

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