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Antique Audience: Viewing Only

Sunday, September 23, 2018 -
1:30pm to 4:30pm
Watch as antique appraisal expert Mark Moran offers history and value on collectibles.

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A Conversation with Lori Rader-Day

Sunday, October 14, 2018 -
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Award-winning author Lori Rader-Day's newest novel, Under a Dark Sky is a psychological thriller set in a dark sky stargazing park near Mackinac Island where recent widow Eden Wallace is attempting to conquer her debilitating fear of the dark. But when another park guest is murdered, the dark may be her only protection.

Her debut mystery, The Black Hour, won the 2015 Anthony Award for Best First Novel and was a finalist for the 2015 Mary Higgins Clark Award. Little Pretty Things, won the 2016 Mary Higgins Clark Award and was a nominee for the Anthony Award for Best Paperback Original. Her third book, The Day I Died, was nominated for the Mary Higgins Clark Award and the Barry Award.

Lori served as president of the Midwest Chapter of the Mystery Writers of America and as a board member of Sisters in Crime Chicagoland. She is also a member of the International Thriller Writers.

Come for coffee, cookies, and conversation.
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Vagabond Around the World

Thursday, October 18, 2018 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm
Come along on Brian Michalski's 22-month backpacking journey through Southeast Asia, Australia, India, Cuba and more. Get insider info about budgeting, travel apps, embracing culture shock, realities of hostel life, and visa applications. You too can travel like a pro.

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Genealogy and DNA Testing

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Ever wonder what genealogical answers are hiding in your DNA? Find out what you can learn about your family history from a DNA test, and what options are available to suit your needs.

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Vampires!

Thursday, October 25, 2018 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Just in time for Halloween, Laura Enright, author of Vampires' Most Wanted and the Chicago Vampire series, explores the creepy history of vampires from ancient bogeymen to romantic heroes.

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What Are We Doing this Weekend?

Thursday, November 1, 2018 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Chicago is known for skyscrapers, deep-dish pizza, and improv comedy but they're only the start of Chicago's story. Molly Page, author of 100 Things to Do In Chicago Before You Die and a docent at the Chicago Architecture Foundation, offers tips for planning your staycation, your next date night, and family explorations of hidden gems.

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Meditation: Garden of Peace

Wednesday, November 7, 2018 -
6:00pm to 7:30pm
Our inner spirit and everyday lives can be enriched by meditation. Sara Schiffer, who has been meditating for over 20 years, offers advice on including the the practice of meditation to your daily life.

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When Radio Went to War

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 -
6:30pm to 7:30pm
World War II marked the first time that radio brought news of war directly to the American people. Those Were the Days host Steve Darnall examines the ways that radio met the challenges of the war, with samples of news broadcasts, presidential speeches, shows created to entertain the troops, and more.

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Cut the Cable: Antenna TV

Monday, December 10, 2018 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Get an overview of cable alternatives and learn why cable may still be your best option. We'll look at the trend of cord cutting, what channels are available over-the-air, and how to choose an antenna or TV.



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Cut the Cable: Internet Streaming TV

Monday, December 17, 2018 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Learn about Roku, Apple TV, and other devices that work with your existing TV and internet connection to stream video subscription services such as Netflix, Hulu, and others.

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