Mighty March Makeover
March 11th, 7 pmLearn how you can
feel more energetic and fit through smart nutritional strategies,
learning to read food labels, detoxifying your body, and learning cutting edge,
fat-burning workouts from Dr. Adam Meade of Abundant Health Chiropractic in Willowbrook. Dr. Meade
will also demonstrate using fresh fruits and veggies to make delicious and healthy smoothies--there will
be samples to taste!
I Dwell in Possibility:
An Intimate Evening with Emily Dickinson
Monday, March 24th, 7 pmWe welcome back Betsey Means
of Womanlore as she brings the most famous American female poet to life in this one-woman performance. Though she was
intensely private, through her poetry, Emily Dickinson was able to glimpse into a mystic dimension beyond worldly distraction.
Join us for an evening with this fascinating writer.
Sponsored by The Friends
of the Library
Thursday, April 3rd, 7 pm
Too many apps and
not enough time? If you're looking for some helpful free apps for your mobile
devices, but don't know where to begin, join us for Appy Hour! We'll share some helpful apps that we've used and you can share any apps that you've used and think
others might like.
Welcome to the No-Shush Salon!
Open Mic Nights
Thursdays: March 27th, April 24th, May 29th
- 8:30 pm
Drop in and share a poem, story or essay, or share your
musical gifts with a song or instrumental performance. Anything creative that you can present in 10 minutes or
less is welcome. No registration required.
Caution! Writers at Work
Thursdays, March 13th, May 15th
6:30 - 8:30 pm
Join fellow writers for an evening of
sharing work, offering and receiving support to and from other writers, or just spending some quiet time
writing away from the interruptions of home. Everyone is welcome
to drop in--no registration required.
It Happened One Night (1934) not rated
Monday, March 10th, 6:30 pm
A winner of all five major Academy Awards in 1934, this famous scewball comedy stars Clark Gable and
Claudette Colbert. Running time: 105 minutes
Road to Morocco (1942)
Monday, April 14th, 6:30 pm
Laugh with Bob Hope, Bing Crosby and
Dorothy Lamour as they troop around Northern Africa. Running time: 83 minutes
Goldfinger (1964) rated PG
Thursday, May 22nd, 6:30 pm
Sean Connery stars as James Bond in one of the most popular films of the 007 series. Running time:
will be served at all movies.
The Big Read:
The Longest Road
by Philip Caputo
friends and neighbors in the 10th Annual Big Read! Complete information about all programs at all participating libraries
Programs at Clarendon Hills Library:
Tuesday, March 25th, 7 pm
The Lincoln Highway
Thursday, April 17th, 7 pm
Author David Clark joins us for a look at the first "auto trail"
to be marked from coast to coast--The Lincoln Highway.
Introduction to Geocaching
Saturday, April 26th, 2 pm
(Rain date: Saturday, May 3rd, 2 pm)
If you like scavenger hunts,
you'll love geocaching! Experienced geocacher Elise Taylor explains how to get started in this great hobby that is fun
for the whole family.
A Taste of Craft Beers
Tuesday, April 29th, 7 pm
A beer expert from Whole Foods Market Willowbrook discusses and offers
samples of Michigan craft beers paired with cheeses from the Midwest. Must be 21 or older to attend.
SPECIAL FINAL EVENT:
A Visit with Philip Caputo
Thursday, May 1st, 7 pm
341 75th St., Willowbrook
The Big Read concludes
with the opportunity meet author Philip Caputo. Hear reflections about this remarkable journey. There will be
book signing after the program.
All the above programs are sponsored by The
Friends of the Library.
Monday Movie Matinees
To Have and Have Not
(1944) not rated
1:30 pmLauren Bacall and Humphrey
Bogart star in this Howard Hawkes directed film. Running time: 100 minutes
Pat and Mike (1952)
Monday, April 28th
Katharine Hepburn and Spencer Tracy clash as an athlete and sports promoter in this reunion of one of film's favorite couples.
Running time: 95 minutes
Monday, May 19th
Ingrid Bergman and Cary Grant star in this World War II era story of intrigue and romance directed
by Alfred Hitchcock. Running time: 101 minutes