At C2E2, the Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo last April, Image Comics and Shatterglass Films announced they're producing a live-action adaptation of the comic book series Revival by Tim Seeley and Mike Norton.
May 25, 2017 | Comments Off on Justin Townes Earle: Kids in the Street
Kids in the Street, Earle has left behind the security of his native Nashville, recording in Omaha with producer Mike Mogis of Bright Eyes, and creating a new sound, adding a pop sensibility to his folk and folk background. With Kids in the Street, Justin Townes Earle has come into his own.
May 19, 2017 | Comments Off on Movie Monday: Beauty and the Beast
Monday, June 19, 2017, 4:00 PM. Ages 12 & under.
Belle is taken prisoner by a beast in his castle. Despite her fears, she befriends the castle’s enchanted staff and learns to look beyond the Beast’s hideous exterior and realize the kind heart and soul of the true Prince within. Rated PG.
Sunday, August 06, 2017, 9:30 AM - 2:00 PM. $20.00.
Meet Preston, Dudley, Mendela and the rest of the African penguins living in the Zoo’s all new Penguin Cove. Dive below the icy waters of the Arctic Tundra with Siku, the 1,000 pound polar bear. Forget you’re in the middle of the city by immersing yourself in rainforests, savannas, and American farmland.
May 10, 2017 | Comments Off on Modern Times Film: The Girl on the Train
Tuesdays, June 13, 2:00 PM & June 27, 6:00 PM.
Twice a month, the Modern Times Film Series showcases new additions to the library's movie collection. This month's movie will be The Girl on the Train, starring Emily Blunt as a divorcee who becomes entangled in a missing persons investigation. Rated R. 1h 52m.
May 8, 2017 | Comments Off on Bus Trip: Shakespeare in the Park at the Peabody Estate
Friday, July 28, 2017, 6:30 - 11:00 PM. $45.00.
Enjoy Shakespeare's classic play As You Like It performed by The First Folio Theatre Company on the outdoor stage of Oak Brook’s Peabody Estate in the heart of the Mayslake Forest Preserve. Bring your own lawn chair or blanket, or rent a chair for $2.00 at the concession stand. Picnic dining is welcome.