Poetry in the Garden

Tuesday, June 21, 3:00 PM.

Join us in the library's pollinator garden to share poetry - your own or some by your favorite poets.


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Overlooked Horror Movies for Halloween

Halloween is almost here. What a better time to curl up on the couch and watch a scary movie. Each day this week we're recommending some lesser-known horror films to keep you creeped out until the big night next Tuesday.


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BYO Book Club Recommendations

At the last meeting of the Bring Your Own Book Club, a bunch of book lovers chatted about the books we’ve all been reading lately including those listed below. Looks like we’ll be doing it again on June 3rd at 3:30 PM. If you’d like to tell us about some books, join our Zoom chat.


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Pen and Ink Writers Group

Monday, June 20, 7:00 PM.

The Pen and Ink Writers Group gathers on the third Monday of each month to read short stories, poems or essays, all inspired by a common theme. Build up your writing skills through practice, presentation and positive critique.


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Facebook Movie Night: Vengeance Valley

Monday, June 20, 2022, 7:00 PM.

Join us on our Facebook page every Monday night at 7:00 PM for an online screening of a classic movie. This week we’re watching the Burt Lancaster western, Vengeance Valley.


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The Silence by Susan Allott

It’s 1990 London and Isla Green is being called home to Australia. Her father is under suspicion in the disappearance thirty years earlier of their next door neighbor.


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Movie in the Parking Lot: Encanto

Saturday, June 25, 2022, 8:30 PM.

Motor into the nostalgic days of the outdoor theater as our parking lot is transformed for an in-car screening of Disney's newest hit, Encanto.


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BYO Book Club Recommendations

At the last meeting of the Bring Your Own Book Club, a bunch of book lovers chatted about the books we’ve all been reading lately including those listed below. Looks like we’ll be doing it again on May 6th at 3:30 PM. If you’d like to tell us about some books, join our Zoom chat.


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The Book of Magic by Alice Hoffman

“Read as many books as you can. Choose courage over caution. Take time to visit libraries. Look for light in the darkness. Have faith in yourself. Know that love is what matters most.”


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Eisenhower Treasure Hunt

June 01–August 31, 2022.

There is a treasure hunt for kids and teens happening at Eisenhower! Sign up each month on Beanstack for an increasingly challenging photo scavenger hunt. Complete each month for prizes!


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The Book of Cold Cases by Simone St. James

“But a novel always ends, the lies come to the surface, and the deaths are explained. Maybe one of the bad characters gets away with something—that’s fashionable right now—but you are still left with a sense that things are balanced, that dark things come to light, and that the bad person will, at least, most likely be miserable.”


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Parallel Worlds by Michio Kaku

"Our common sense evolved in a highly unusual, obscure part of the universe, Earth; it is not surprising that our common sense fails to grasp the true universe. The problem lies not in relativity but assuming that our common sense represents reality.” -Michio Kaku


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Elvis Movie Music LIVE!

Sunday, June 12, 12:00 PM.

Inspired by Elvis Presley's Hollywood years, Chicago's most charismatic Elvis tribute artist, Hugo Colin will perform The King's greatest movie music live in the library parking lot!


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