Meet Steve Bellinger, author of the science fiction/time travel novel, The Chronocar, and Joseph Rulli, self-proclaimed history nerd and author of The Chicago Haymarket Affair, who will share information about historical research in fiction and non-fiction. Designed for both readers and writers, their presentation will help researchers and writers learn to tell a fuller, more objective story of past events for the betterment of life today.
popular cozy mystery authors, Julia Buckley and Vicki Fee will be talking murder, mayhem and more.
blood and help safe a life! Successful donors will receive a $10 gift
certificate to spend at Target stores. Heartland Blood Centers will hold a Blood Drive
on Friday, Jan. 24, from Noon to 4 p.m. Heartland Blood Centers is the sole
provider of blood products to Rush Oak Park Hospital, Edward Hines, Jr. VA
Hospital and Northwestern Memorial Hospital and more than 40 other hospitals in
the Chicago metro area.
Help save a life -- give blood today from noon to 4 p.m.
Hallyu is the wave of interest in Korean pop culture. Are you a fan of Kpop? Do you love watching Korean dramas? Want to discuss your favorites with other fans? Join us!
Play fun games, meet awesome people in your community, enjoy screenings of movies and dramas, take part in Kpop dance parties, and more! Tell us what YOU want to see!
My Father's Land (2015, 62 min)See and discuss films showcasing Caribbean directors and screenwriters, in the third annual Chicago Caribbean Film Festival at the Oak Park Public Library. Held in conjunction with the Caribbean American Heritage Council and Diaspora Filmworks.
For Dia de los Muertos, "the Day of the Dead," Mexican actress Susanna Mercado will present "Los Muertos no estan solos" ("The Dead are not alone"). Dia de los Muertos is a religious tradition that blends Christian holidays with indigenous Mexican customs,