Posts tagged with "Adults"

Posted by daccurso on 05/16/12

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.
Date and time: Tuesday, May 29, 7–8 p.m.
Location: Hendrickson Room North

Posted by daccurso on 10/03/11

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 A Q&A session and book sale and signing will follow.
Date and time: Tuesday, October 11, 7 p.m.
Location: Hendrickson Room

Posted by daccurso on 06/07/12

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.
Date and time: Sunday, June 24, 2–3:30 p.m.
Location: Hendrickson Room

Posted by daccurso on 10/31/11
The theme of this month's movie club is Foreign Correspondence – Classic Films from the Rest of the World. It is part of our monthly film discussion series presented by Daily Herald movie critic Dann Gire and film historian and novelist Raymond Benson. The fun-filled evening includes film clips, cinema history, trivia and more.
Date and time: Thursday, November 10, 7:30 p.m.
Location: Hendrickson Room

Posted by daccurso on 08/10/10
Eig Date and time: Tuesday, August 17, 7:30 p.m. Location: Hendrickson Room Come hear acclaimed Chicago journalist and New York Times bestselling author Jonathan Eig talk about how he uncovered archival records about renowned gangster Al Capone that led to the writing of his latest work, Get Capone: The Plot That Captured America's Most Wanted Gangster. Book sale and signing after the program. Register online or at the Reception Desk, 847-392-0100. See Jonathan Eig's website and interview with Jon Stewart on The Daily Show. See Daily Herald article about authors Jonathan Eig and Michael Harvey.
Posted by paichele on 11/23/14

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.
Date: Drop off books through Monday, December 1

Posted by daccurso on 08/30/11

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.
Date and time: Thursday, September 15, 7 p.m.
Location: Lindsey Room

Posted by lmulford on 02/13/12

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.
Date and TIme: Thursday, February 23, 7 p.m. 
Location: Hendrickson Room

Posted by lmulford on 01/15/13

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.
Date and Time: Sunday, January 20, 1 p.m.
Location: Hendrickson Room

Posted by daccurso on 05/11/09

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. To visit the What's Up at the Library blog homepage, click here.