Posts tagged with "Adults"
Food Trucks – the Best Kitchens on Wheels
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.
Foreign Correspondence – Classic Films from the Rest of the World
Friday Flicks: Lincoln – May 31
Join us for a screening of this Oscar-winning account of the later life of our 16th President, Abraham Lincoln. Directed by Steven Spielberg and starring Daniel Day-Lewis, this film is rated PG-13. Running Time: 150 minutes. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
Get Capone: Author Jonathan Eig
Green Parenting 101
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.
Green Pet Care Workshop
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.
Green Screening: 9000 Needles
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.
Grow Your Own: Vegetable Gardening Basics
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.
Henri Matisse: From Painting to Paper Collage