Celebrating Seniors Week: "Young at Heart" with Doug Deuchler

Celebrating Seniors Week: "Young at Heart" with Doug Deuchler

Monday, May 22, 2017 - 1:30pm to 4:00pm

Join film historian Doug Deuchler to see "Young at
Heart," a 2007 documentary film about the Young at Heart Chorus in Northampton,
MA, whose senior citizen singers average 81 years old. Their music is
unexpected, going against the stereotype of their age group, performing songs by
James Brown, and Sonic Youth. Although they had toured Europe and sung for

Location: 
Main Library
Second Floor - Veterans Room
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Hallyu Club

Hallyu Club

Thursday, April 6, 2017 - 3:30pm to 6:00pm

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!

Location: 
Main Library
Second Floor - Veterans Room
Online Privacy

Online Privacy

Tuesday, July 11, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

You probably know that advertisers, social networks and even the government might be tracking your activity online. Are you looking for the easiest and smartest ways to ensure that your personal information and search history stay hidden? Join Michael Gershbein of Very Smart People to learn about all of the best options

Location: 
Main Library
Second Floor - Veterans Room
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Helping Immigrants: Free Resources for Attorneys and Volunteers

Helping Immigrants: Free Resources for Attorneys and Volunteers

Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Are you a practicing attorney, someone thinking of returning to the law, or someone who would like to volunteer to help immigrants in need of legal help? In this program, you'll learn about free and low-cost legal online research and technologies to help with immigration matters.  Learn how to find case law in Google Scholar, how to keep up with the latest legal news, and how to organize case information in Evernote.

Location: 
Main Library
Second Floor - Veterans Room
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Hemingway Graduation Party

Hemingway Graduation Party

Sunday, May 7, 2017 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Famous locals Ernest and Marcelline Hemingway graduated from Oak Park and River Forest High School 100 years ago this June. Join us for a graduation party for the Hemingway siblings, hosted by Special Collections, complete with period refreshments, decor, and entertainment.

Location: 
Main Library
Second Floor - Veterans Room
Midcentury Movie Star Screening: "From Here to Eternity"

Midcentury Movie Star Screening: "From Here to Eternity"

Monday, July 17, 2017 - 1:30pm to 4:30pm

Join local film historian and journalist Doug Deuchler for a six-week series of film screenings, "Midcentury Movie Star: Montgomery Clift in Hollywood," on Monday afternoons, June 12 through July 17. Montgomery Clift (1920-1966) was one of the finest actors to grace the silver screen in the 1940s and 1950s. Clift was known for playing moody, vulnerable outcasts.

Location: 
Main Library
Second Floor - Veterans Room
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MIdcentury Movie Star Screening: "I Confess"

MIdcentury Movie Star Screening: "I Confess"

Monday, July 10, 2017 - 1:30pm to 4:30pm

Join local film historian and journalist Doug Deuchler for a six-week series of film screenings, "Midcentury Movie Star: Montgomery Clift in Hollywood," on Monday afternoons, June 12 through July 17. Montgomery Clift (1920-1966) was one of the finest actors to grace the silver screen in the 1940s and 1950s. Clift was known for playing moody, vulnerable outcasts.

In "I Confess" directed by Alfred Hitchcock (1953), A Catholic priest who comes under suspicion for murder cannot clear his name without breaking the seal of the confessional. 91 minutes.

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Main Library
Second Floor - Veterans Room
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