March Programs

Before You Call the Plumber

Sunday, Mar. 3, 2:00pm
Learn the basics of water flow in and out of your home and what you can do to stop leaks and keep your drains running quick and clean from professional handyman Dan Findley.
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March of the Women: Music of the Suffragettes

Thursday, Mar. 7, 6:30pm
Celebrate Women’s History Month and the 100th anniversary of Suffrage with musician Phil Passen as he performs songs on the hammered dulcimer about women’s fight for equality.
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Wine Wisdom

Sunday, Mar. 10, 2:00pm
Learn about different types of wine, how to pair wine with food, and how to best serve common wines from sommelier Kathy Wills. (No alcohol will be served.)
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Dyed in the Wool – Irish Music

Thursday, Mar. 14, 6:30pm
Get ready for St. Patrick’s Day with an evening of live Celtic music from the Irish/Traditional American Duo, Dyed in the Wool.
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Looking Back on the White City

Sunday, Mar. 24, 2:00pm
Art historian Jeff Mishur will talk about the 1893 World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago focusing on the history and design of the fair and the selected artworks that were on display.
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Trivia Night @ Jullianni’s

Wednesday, June 13, 6:30 pm
Join us for two hours of trivia and prizes at Jullianni's Pizzeria & Pub located at 7239 W College Drive. Come on your own or in groups of up to five. Call Jullianni's to reserve your seat at (708)361-4222.
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Vagabonding Around the World

Thursday, June 14, 6:30 pm
Learn insider travel tips from vagabond traveler Brian Michalski as discusses his 22-month solo backpacking journey of working and volunteering around the globe. Learn about budgeting, utilizing travel apps, embracing culture shock, and more to travel like a pro.
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Skin Cancer Prevention and Awareness

Wednesday, June 20, 6:30 pm
Dermatologist Dr. Jude Welsch from Advocate Christ Medical Center will share tips on skin cancer prevention awareness and prevention.
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Kindness Rocks!

Thursday, June 21, 11 am
The Kindness Rocks Project has one simple goal: to promote random acts of kindness to unsuspecting recipients. By painting and dropping inspirational rocks in public areas, you can bring more kindness into the world. The library will provide the rocks and art supplies, you provide the inspiration and kind words. Paint the rocks at the library then share them with the world.
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Biltmore Estate: America’s Downton Abbey

Thursday, June 21, 6:30 pm
Art historian Jeff Mishur will discuss the history, architecture and landscape plan of Biltmore Estate, America's largest private home, make parallels between Biltmore and the fictitious Downton Abbey estate, and between Downton's Crawley family and the real-life.
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Nature by the Book

Wednesday, June 27, 6:30 pm
Lake Katherine and the Palos Heights Library team up to bring a nature-based panel book discussion to be held at the library. Book to be discussed: "The Soul of an Octopus: A Surprising Exploration into the Wonder of Consciousness" by Sy Montgomery.
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Patriotic Piano

Thursday, June 28, 6:30 pm
Kick start 4th of July celebrations with singer and pianist Mick Archer who will entertain all with a live musical performance of Americana and patriotic music.
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Weekly Clubs

Needle Club

Tuesdays from 10am to 2pm

Scrabble Club

Tuesdays from 1pm to 3pm

Mah Jongg

Tuesdays from 1pm to 4pm

Palos Heights residents are given preference when registering for all programs. Registration for Palos Heights residents will begin on issuance of the newsletter. Non-residents may register one week before date of program, if space is available. Please register for all programs by clicking the registration links above, in person at the Adult Services desk, or by calling (708) 448-1473.

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