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Jason Miller, personal trainer and owner of Fitness 19; Tom Jordan, RD and trainer from First Health Associates a sports MD will talk about pre- and post-workout nutrition along with demonstrations of workouts. A Q&A will follow the presentation.
Join Jennifer Olvera, author of Food Lovers' Guide to Chicago, as she guides you through the Chicago area's food scene. Olvera, a veteran food writer, has contributed to the Chicago Tribune, Los Angeles Times, Time Out Chicago and Frommers.com. A Q&A session and book sale and signing will follow.
Heather Shouse, author of Food Trucks: Dispatches and Recipes from the Best Kitchens on Wheels, will discuss her book and share some of her favorite mobile food vendors and how one can find them. Book sale and signing will follow.
How about sharing the gift of books with area children at our Holiday Book Drive? For the 17th year we are collecting new books for children from infancy to age 16 for Wheeling Township’s holiday Adopt-a-Family program. In that time we’ve collected 13,831 books. Help us continue the tradition this year. Bring your books to the collection bin on the first floor by the Checkout Desk or to the bookmobile. Books in Spanish are also welcome. For more information, contact Deb Whisler at 847-506-2613.
There is a great deal of media attention about the risks associated with everything from your child’s toys and clothing to the food at our local grocery store. This seminar, presented by Cecelia Ungari, parent consultant from The Green Mamas, will offer the latest research to help you determine what green choices you can make to protect the health of your child and our planet. Co-sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
Join us to learn about your pet's impact on the environment. Get tips on eco-friendly alternatives and discover what's best for the environment, your pet and you. Take home a handmade dog or cat toy, made from recycled materials.
View the documentary 9000 Needles, the story of Devin Dearth, who suffered from a devastating stroke at age 40 and underwent acupuncture in China as part of his treatment. After the movie, at 2:30 p.m., Dr. Masahiko Matsushita, owner of Ace Chiropractic Clinic in Arlington Heights, will discuss acupuncture.
Event date and time: Wednesday, May 20, 7 p.m.
Location: Hendrickson Room
Growing your own produce is rewarding, healthy, and economical. Horticulture Educator Matt Kostelnick from the University of Illinois Extension Service will give instructions on how to plan, plant, and care for your summer veggies. Register online or at the Reception Desk, 847-392-0100.
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