Calling all Drama Kings and Queens, find your stage voice, and learn drama skills through fun theater games, skits and improvisation.
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Large Meeting Room A&B
OSCAR NIGHT PARTY! The Oscars once again are taking over the Niles Library. Registration for Niles Library cardholders ONLY begins on Mon., Feb. 1. Registration for ALL begins on Mon., Feb. 8.
This illustrated lecture by Leslie Goddard compliments our "Sweet Home Chicago" 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. For more information about "Sweet Home Chicago," go to: www.nileslibrary.org/candy
Enjoy the sweet sounds of doo-wop from the 50s and pop music from the 60s with your favorite barber-shoppers, The Convertibles. For more information about "Sweet Home Chicago," go to: www.nileslibrary.org/candy
Maureen Brady, professional researcher and co-director of the Crystal Lake Family History Center, introduces the richest, free internet resource for genealogical researching, illustrating search techniques and navigation tips.
Ever wonder if a cookbook is right for you? Every other month we will have a discussion on a cookbook. Choose a recipe from a book selected, make the recipe and bring the completed dish to the discussion. The night of the discussion we will sample the dishes and discuss the recipes and the book. Participants must bring a dish to participate. Copies will be available at the 3rd floor Adult Services desk. This month is Sheet Pan Suppers by Molly Gilbert
Learn the art of airplane folding and test designs on our custom aerial obstacle course. Caregivers need to stay in the room with children through grade 2.
Shakespeare Project of Chicago: after-performance discussion
Shakespeare Project of Chicago's theatrical reading production of CYMBELINE - Filled with intrigue and romance, Shakespeare's Cymbeline introduces an evil queen, an innocent young princess, an upstanding young man, a conniving villain and the titular king into the fantastical world of this twist-filled tale.
Drop in at 2pm on the 4th Saturday of the month for a big movie and a little snack.