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A hexagonal pattern of purples, pinks, and greens over a light gray field. Tech Fair.

Tech Fair for All Ages

Saturday, Aug. 24, 1–4 p.m.

A close-up of a rainbow-painted heart being held in a person's hand against a clear blue sky.

Rainbow Club

Monday, Aug. 26, 6:30–8:30 p.m.

Illustrations of carrots and a tomato on a blue field. Garden Giveaway: Wednesdays, July 10 through August 28, at 6:30 p.m.
A great blue heron perched on a dead tree in front of a background of green leaves.

Why Birds Matter

Tuesday, Aug. 27, 7–8:30 p.m.

Citizens Utility Board: Fighting for Illinois Consumers

CUB Utility Bill Clinic

Wednesday, Aug. 28, 1–3 p.m.




August 16
A charming tour guide (Ian McShane) takes a busload of American tourists on a nine countries in eighteen days European tour.  The bus is full of comical personalities, including Samantha Perkins (Suzanne Pleshette) who i... Read More
August 19
Considering The Race was published in 2007, many concepts and issues are surprisingly timely in today's political environment. Some of the topics covered are abortion rights, racism, immigration, Christian fundamentalism, and gay rights. If... Read More