Events

Wednesday Movie Matinee

Wednesday, May 06, 2015 | Time: 2:00 p.m.

  IT SHOULD HAPPEN TO YOU (1954), 87 min., Not Rated.  A slightly daffy New York model named Gladys Glover (Judy Holliday), with an urge to be famous, rents a huge billboard overlooking New York’s Columbus Circle and puts her name on it. Co-stars Peter Lawford and Jack Lemmon in his first film.  Screenplay by […]


ADDING NATIVE PLANTS TO YOUR GARDEN

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 | Time: 6:30 p.m.

This program will look at adding native plants into the home landscape. We will explore different species, how they can be used, care through the year and faunal associations. We will also touch on issues of provenance of plant material, cultivars, invasive exotics and backyard ecology. Presented by Janine Catchpole, past-president of the Illinois Native […]


THE GOLDEN AGE OF TELEVISION

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 | Time: 6:30 p.m.

Larry Bergnach will present a program that will bring back great memories from classic TV programs such as “The Honeymooners,” “I Love Lucy,” “Ed Sullivan,” “Arthur Godfrey,” “Lawrence Welk,” “Gunsmoke,” “Bonanza,” “Howdy Doody,” and others. He will also lead us in singing songs that were popular on early television programs.  Refreshments will be provided by […]