Jim Gibbons will relook at this most tragic time in our nations history, November 22, 1963, the day President Kennedy was assassinated. If you were alive at that time you may remember where you were and what you were doing on that fateful day. If not, you will learn how everything came to a complete halt with just four words The President is dead! These were the words that riveted America. As soon as they were announced everything stopped and, for the next four days, the country was plunged into total mourning.
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The Canterbury Carollers, a Victorian caroling ensemble located in the Chicago Metropolitan area, will perform a glorious arrangement of traditional carols, all written before 1870. Attired in authentic period costume, the group is a live tableau of Victorian England and its strolling carolers. Their perfectly blended a cappella harmonies will put everyone in the mood for holiday celebrations.
Feeling crafty? Need a project? We've got you covered. There's always something new to create!
Fiber art meets science fiction! Have you ever wanted to knit a 12 foot scarf while watching episodes of Dr. Who? Bring your knitting, crocheting, tatting or other projects to work on while we watch some classic sci-fi shows.
Get a head start on finals with an introduction to our most popular databases for students. We'll share tips to bring up the greatest number of hits for your topic with the thousands of full-text articles right under your fingertips. We'll also introduce the library catalogs ISHARE and WorldCat.