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"Sweet Home Chicago" Grand Opening Weekend: Chicago's Sweet Candy History

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

Event Date: 
Mar

Bubble and Squawk Cookbook Discussion

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

Event Date: 
Feb

MaKey MaKey Teens

A MaKey MaKey is a gadget that lets you control a computer with everyday stuff, all by completing a circuit. Turn bananas into piano keys! Turn tinfoil and toilet paper tubes into mini drums! Let your imagination run wild!

Event Date: 
Feb

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