Posts tagged with "Adults"

Posted by daccurso on 01/13/11
Reference Librarian Judy Rycombel will talk about some of the standard and more reliable sources for information about vitamins, supplements, herbs and different therapies such as yoga, meditation and acupressure. Register online or at the Reception Desk, 847-392-0100.
Date and time: Saturday, January 22, 9:30-11 a.m.
Location: Training Center

Posted by daccurso on 11/22/11

ROUTE 66 takes you on a fun filled musical journey through the decades…from nostalgic Swing to contemporary Rock ‘n Roll, and even few holiday favorites to boot—all in fabulous four-part a cappella harmony!
Date and time: Sunday, December 4, 2 p.m.
Location: Hendrickson Room

Posted by daccurso on 02/26/10
galway_bayDate and time: Tuesday, March 9, 7 p.m. Location: Hendrickson Room Mary Pat Kelly will discuss her novel Galway Bay and the history of Irish Americans. The epic, about a family that left Ireland during the Great Famine to settle in Chicago, is the result of 35 years of research in Ireland and the United States. Kelly is an award-winning writer/director of documentaries on Irish subjects. She's been an associate producer on Good Morning America and Saturday Night Live, written books on Martin Scorsese, World War II, and Bosnia, and a novel based on her experiences as a former nun - Special Intentions. Register beginning March 1 online or at the Reception Desk, 847-392-0100.
Posted by daccurso on 08/01/10
windy_city_crime.jpg blog Date and time: Thursday, August 12, 7:30 p.m. Location: Hendrickson Room Enjoy an evening book chat with Chicago author Michael Harvey. Harvey is a former investigative reporter for CBS and also the co-creator of the A&E series, Cold Case Files. He has written a series of crime thrillers set in Chicago including the recently released, The Third RailPublishers Weekly says “Harvey is poised to take the crime-writing world by storm.” Book sale and signing after the program. Register online or at the Reception Desk, 847-392-0100. See Daily Herald article about authors Michael Harvey and Jonathan Eig.
Posted by daccurso on 01/28/11

Join in the fun as Chicago broadcaster, author and Emmy award-winning journalist Jenniffer Weigel, shares delightful stories and more from her recent book I’m Spiritual, Dammit. Jennifer also writes the Lessons for Life column in the Chicago Tribune’s TribU section, and is the daughter of the late, beloved Chicago sports anchor, Tim Wiegel. Book sale and signing after the program. Register online or at the Reception Desk, 847-392-0100.
Date and time: Tuesday, February 8, 7 p.m.
Location: Hendrickson Room

Posted by daccurso on 07/05/11

Learn the history of Chicago music that you never knew existed. Two experts will shed light on unsung Chicago-area artists, from ‘50s bluesmen to ‘60s psych-garage rockers to ‘80s post-punks and beyond. Steve Krakow (AKA Plastic Crimewave) publishes The Secret History of Chicago Music bi-weekly in the Chicago Reader, and Rob Sevier’s Numero Group is the top reissue label for lost and forgotten Chicago artists.
Date and time: Thursday, July 21, 7 p.m.
Location: Across from Welcome Desk
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Posted by daccurso on 11/16/09
astronomy_night Date and time: Friday, November 20, 7-9 p.m. Location: Hendrickson Room Bring the family to Astronomy Night and celebrate the International Year of Astronomy with us. We'll unveil two very large photos of our universe recently taken by NASA’s Great Observatories. Jim Kovac, NASA’s Jet Propulsion Labs Solar System Ambassador, will give a presentation, “The Universe in Images,” showing photos of galaxies, nebulas and stars previously made by the Hubble, Spitzer and Chandra Space Telescopes. We’ll end the evening by gazing through some powerful telescopes set up by members of the Northwest Suburban Astronomers Club. There's no registration required.
Posted by daccurso on 06/07/12

Come hear the inspiring message of veteran Bryan Anderson, author of No Turning Back: One Man’s Inspiring True Story of Courage, Determination, and Hope. He will tell the story of how he was injured by an improvised explosive device in Iraq, his subsequent rehabilitation at Walter Reed Medical Center, and his determination to enjoy life and take advantage of the opportunities before him. Book sale and signing will follow.
Date and time: Tuesday, June 26, 7–8:30 p.m.
Location: Hendrickson Room

Posted by daccurso on 08/30/11

Learn the different parts of the computer, such as the processor, video card, memory, and hard drive, and go through the process of buying a computer step by step.
Date and time: Thursday, September 15, 7–8 p.m.
Location: Hendrickson Room

Posted by daccurso on 05/03/10
csi_nutrition_blogDate and time: Tuesday, May 11, 7 p.m. Location: Hendrickson Room Get on the case and discover the facts about the powerful connection between nutrition and disease, how what we eat affects our DNA, and the importance of understanding food labels as a means of making healthier food choices for yourself and your family. Nutrition advocate Cindee Manaves will offer helpful information to answer your nutrition questions. Register online or at the Reception Desk, 847-392-0100.