Join us for an up-close, live and hands on experience about reptiles and amphibians from around the world. The Travelling World of Reptiles gives you the opportunity to see, touch, and learn about reptiles and laugh a lot while doing it. Ages 4+. Register now.
Banyan Asian American Writers Collective will present reading and music.
Come celebrate comics and fandom of all types, and take home comics for free! We'll have workshops, contests, tabletop games, and more. Everyone is welcome at this library-wide extravaganza!
You're so talented, you deserve an audience. Do you sing, dance, rap, play an instrument, or do a little comedy? Come out and show us what you can do! Or just sit back and prepare to be amazed.
Food and drinks provided.
Sign up starts at 5:30 pm. Open to ages 13+.
Meet Justin Gordon, author of "Holocaust Postal History: Harrowing Journeys Revealed through the Letters and Cards of the Victims," who notes that his book "represents a dual journey -- one into the childhood delight of stamp collecting and the other into the adult horrors of Holocaust history."
Bonnie McDonald is President and CEO of Landmarks Illinois, advancing the vision, mission and programs of Illinois' only statewide preservation non-profit organization. Her expertise in the reimagining of vacant and underutilized places and community building through historic preservation has emerged over 19 years in the field.
Join us for the third annual Summer Camp Expo! Learn about fun youth day programs available this summer from a variety of local organizations.
Chicago's Mayor (and just about everyone else) claims that Chicago is broke. This book, a civic education project, refutes that claim. It's authors -- Tom Dresser and Dick Simpson along with others -- show that far from being broke, Chicago has ample resources to become the city we all need and deserve.
This first annual Social Justice conference will bring together many voices in the local community around issues of criminal justice and sentencing disparities, education and health inequities, economic and political disenfranchisement and will examine causes and explore possible solutions to the crisis facing marginalized poor communities of color nationwide.
Planning for One Earth Film Festival with volunteers.