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Time to Unwind with Art
(Friday, October 24, 2014 - 1:00 PM)

Join us for an art workshop on the design of plants with local Artist and Illustrator Terri Murphy! We'll take a close look at seed pods, native grasses and over-wintering plants. Then we'll use cut paper and black ink to create a graphically stunning piece of art. Adults 18 yrs. and up.
Borland Meeting Room

Travel Film: Secrets of Underground London
(Monday, October 27, 2014 - 1:00 PM)

This unique film uncovers 2000 years of subterranean history: a world of ancient caves and perfectly preserved Roman remains; mysterious rivers and gruesome plague pits; impenetrable vaults and top-secret bunkers. As we dig deep, we'll unearth some of the most extraordinary stories of the darkest side of London.
Borland Meeting Room

International Book Club
(Monday, October 27, 2014 - 7:30 PM)

The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy. This 1996 Man Booker Prize winner is the story of an Indian family during the 1969 Communist disturbances in Kerala province. It is told through the eyes of a boy and his sister who are the children of a rich rubber planter.
Lusk Conference Room

Halloween Happenings
(Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 11:00 AM)

Birth-Age 6 w/adult. Put on your costume and join us for a special Halloween program starring musicians Wendy & DB! Kids and families will be engaged in music-making activities as well as sing- and jump-alongs! After the show, enjoy a parade around the Library. This program is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.
Borland Meeting Room

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