Meeting Room A/B

Cut the Cable: Internet Streaming Devices and Apps

August 30th,
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Learn about Roku, Apple TV, Amazon FireTV, Chromecast, and other devices that work with your existing TV and internet connection to stream video subscription services such as Netflix, Hulu, and free library resources.

Registration starts May 7th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Others may register beginning May 14th.

Cut the Cable: Intro to Options

August 23rd,
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 broadcast channels through antenna, cable boxes (without a cable subscription), and the basics of internet streaming devices.

Registration starts May 7th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Others may register beginning May 14th.

The Art of Alfred Hitchcock

August 15th,
6:30pm to 7:30pm
Celebrate Alfred Hitchcock's birthday with some nail-biting fun and insight into the Master of Suspense. Bob Burton presents an original video filled with the directors' own comments and clips from his finest works.

Registration starts May 7th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Others may register beginning May 14th.

Scars of Custer's Defeat

August 8th,
7:00pm to 8:00pm
History buffs know of Custer's Last Stand at the battle of Little Bighorn. Now, historian Stan Banash explores the human element, the hardship his death brought to Custer's family, friends, and the residents of his hometown, Monroe, Michigan.

Registration starts May 7th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Others may register beginning May 14th.

200 Years of Illinois Trivia with William Pack

July 18th,
7:00pm to 8:30pm
One part history, one part storytelling, and one part trivia game, William Pack's once-in-200-years celebration of Illinois' bicentennial is guaranteed to be fun and informative with a dash of William's love for the odd and unusual.

Registration starts May 7th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Others may register beginning May 14th.

Chicago's Urban Underground

July 15th,
2:00pm to 3:00pm
What's in that abandoned building? What's behind that broken wall? Why was this place left to slowly rot away? These are the questions urban explorers are trying to answer. Adam Selzer paints an overview of urban exploration in Chicago.

Registration starts May 7th for Norridge and Harwood Heights residents with valid library cards. Others may register beginning May 14th.

Modern Times Film Series: Marshall

August 28th,
6:00pm to 8:30pm
The Modern Times Film series showcases new additions to the library's movie collection. This month's movie will be Marshall.

A young Thurgood Marshall, the first African-American Supreme Court Justice, battles through one of his career-defining cases. Starring  Chadwick Boseman and Josh Gad. 2017. Rated PG-13. 1h, 58m.

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