Discover "How to Plan a Niles Neighborhood Block Party" this summer while your family plays fun games, enjoys refreshments, and more. Also, meet with community organizations that can help you make your block party a memorable one. All ages welcome.
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Come in to create some sweet decorations and transform the library into a Sweet City for our Chicago Candy Exhibit!
Documentary Double Feature: Modern Marvels - Candy and Modern Marvels - Chocolate, 2006, 2007, 50 min each. Not Rated.
Terry Gant of Third Coast Comics will entertain and delight with the history and culture of comics.
Join us for Finding Neverland, the story of Peter Pan writer J.M. Barrie. Arrive at 3pm for the Disney animated movie Peter Pan to make it a Neverland double feature.
Never grow up! Join Peter, Tink, and the rest of the crew for an exciting adventure in Never-Never Land. Stick around, if you wish, for the PG-rated Finding Neverland, the story of Peter Pan writer JM Barrie.
This illustrated lecture by Leslie Goddard complements our Chicago Sweet Candy Exhibit. Chicago has played a major role in candy production over the years. Remember Brach's caramels, Snickers & Milky Way Bars, Wrigley Gum, Baby Ruth & Butterfingers?? Come to this delicious lecture to find out the history of these tasty treats.
Reading of finalists' works from the Teen Poetry Contest followed by an awards reception.