Shakespeare Project of Chicago - Cardenio - by William Shakespeare and John Fletcher, adapted by Stephen Greenblatt and Charles Mee; directed by Peter Garino
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Large Meeting Room A&B
The Intern - Rated PG-13, 121 min. Ben Whittaker is a 70-year-old widower who has discovered that retirement isn't all it's cracked up to be. Seizing an opportunity to get back in the game, he becomes a senior intern at an online fashion site.
New Biography Series. RJ Lindsey, Living History Impersonator, visits us as Stephen Mather on the 100th Anniversary of the National Park Service
The Maxwell Street Klezmer Band,plays music inspired by turn-of-the-century immigrants whose Eastern European roots were replanted in the rich soil of early American jazz.The band has played throughout the US and Europe, including in Carnegie Hall and London's Barbican Centre. Maxwell Street has delighted audiences for over three decades with their joyous, soulful and humorous spin on Yiddish music.
Come honor the winners of our Bookmark Contest! A professional llustrator will present, followed by a ceremony honoring our winners and honorable mentions, and then refreshments! All bookmark entries will be up for display until the end of April.
Join us for an all ages magical adventure show featuring ventriloquism, puppetry, and storytelling. Space is limited.
Come celebrate National Library Week! Join us for a pizza party sponsored by Home Run Inn as a thank you for your support. Stay for the blockbuster program after the pizza party. While supplies last. Space is limited.
6th-8th grade teams compete to see who can answer the most questions correctly about the titles on the Reading Challenge list.
Like Water for Chocolate - 1992, Rated R, 105 min. - A couple is blocked from marrying by the demands of the woman's cold and selfish mother. To be near his love, the man marries her sister, and she expresses her passion for him through her cooking. In Spanish with English subtitles.
Bring your family and friends as we crank up the tunes and boogie down in the library! Its fun for the whole family to dance with your little ones! No registration needed. DJ Miss Cate will be spinning all the best tunes from our terrific music collection. Ages 0 and up with an adult.