The Monuments Men and Women: Saving Europe’s Treasures

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 | Time: 6:30

The Monuments Men and Women were art historians, museum professionals and military personnel who worked to protect Europe’s cultural treasures and repatriate stolen objects during and after World War II. This slide lecture deals with Germany’s cultural climate in the 1930s and 1940s to explain why the efforts of the Monuments Men and Women were […]

Wednesday Movie Matinee

Wednesday, October 01, 2014 | Time: 2:00

OCTOBER SKY (1999), 108 min., Rated PG. The true story of Homer Hickam, Jr. (Jake Gyllenhaal), a high school student in rural Coalwood, West Virginia, who seemed destined to repeat his father’s (Chris Cooper) harsh life in the coal mines, until he turned his attention to building rockets.  Based on the book, “Rocket Boys” by […]

Your Disabled Child and Aging

Tuesday, October 07, 2014 | Time: 6:30 p.m.

Adult children with disabilities will most likely outlive their parents. A plan must be ready in case of a sudden death or other circumstances that would directly affect your child.  Join Aging Care Connections and BMO Harris Bank as they present a panel of experts to guide you as you create a vision for what […]

Familiar Spirits: Tales of Murder, Mystery and the Macabre

Friday, October 24, 2014 | Time: 6:30 p.m.

Join storyteller William Pack for an evening of supernatural, interactive theater with spine-tingling horror stories, eerie local history, and inexplicable supernatural occurrences. When the lights go out, William will have you believing in ghosts! Presented in partnership with our Youth Services Department.  To be held in the lower level Story Room. Registration is requested.  To […]

Wednesday Movie Matinee

Wednesday, November 05, 2014 | Time: 2:00

WAR HORSE (2011), 146 min., Rated PG-13. Set against a sweeping canvas of rural England and Europe during the First World War, “War Horse” begins with the remarkable friendship between a horse named Joey and a young man called Albert (Jeremy Irvine), who tames and trains him. When they are forcefully parted, the film follows […]

Fabulous Frank

Saturday, November 22, 2014 | Time: 2:00

Entertainer Peter Oprisko and his 6-piece band perform a fresh and unique, ultra-modern salute to Ol’ Blue Eyes. As the centennial of Frank Sinatra’s birth approaches, this exciting and memorable celebration showcases Sinatra like never before. Join us for the definitive tribute to the Chairman of the Board! This program is partially supported by a […]