Wednesday Movie Matinee

Wednesday, January 03, 2018 | Time: 2:00

GIRLS! GIRLS! GIRLS! (1962), 98 min., Rated PG. Elvis tries to mend his womanizing ways in order to purchase his retiring boss’ boat and fishing-guide business.  Join us as we celebrate Elvis Presley’s birthday with cake and juice. Drop-in only.  Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Library.

Getting Started in Genealogy

Saturday, January 13, 2018 | Time: 2:00 p.m.

  Itching to explore your family history after you’ve seen those celebrity genealogy shows?  Get off on the right foot with the help of award-winning author and researcher Grace DuMelle.  She will explain the top ten concepts, such as working backwards, talking to relatives, using the census, three building blocks, and more.  Copies of Ms. […]

CUB Utility Bill Clinic

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 | Time: 2:00

  Bring your utility bills and staff from the Citizens Utility Board (CUB) will analyze your rates/charges.  They will help you avoid unnecessary fees and provide awareness on different utility charges.  Also, if you have an alternative supplier, they can call the supplier and help you cancel. To sign up, call the library at (708) […]

Wednesday Movie Matinee

Wednesday, February 07, 2018 | Time: 2:00

  SELMA (2014), 128 min., Rated PG-13. This movie is about Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s historic struggle to secure voting rights for all people which became a dangerous and terrifying campaign that culminated with an epic march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama in 1964.  Shown in celebration of Black History Month. Drop-in only.  Refreshments […]

A Struggle for a Dream: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Saturday, February 10, 2018 | Time: 2:00 p.m.

  Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. famously stated in his speech, “I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character.”  Today, Dr. King is not only known for his […]

The Beatles: Their History in an Hour

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 | Time: 6:30

  As a musical entity, the Beatles have not existed for over 45 years, yet their music, their personalities, and their story continue to influence our culture and our expectations of popular music.  Learn about the Beatles’ career from their development in Liverpool, their popularity and Beatlemania, their psychedelic phase, and their dissolution.  Questions and participation encouraged.  […]