Community Room

Back to the 80's! Saturday Morning Cartoons

November 9th, 2013 (All day)
Get retro with us as we travel back to the golden age of the Saturday morning cartoons! We’ll show a half hour each of more than a dozen classic 80’s cartoons in our day long marathon. Jem and the Holograms, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Rainbow Brite, Transformers, Care Bears, Thundercats – we’ll have it all!

Located in the Youth Services study area.

Please register at 708.795.8000 ex 3088, on our website, or in person at the Youth Services desk. Sign up begins 30 days before event.

The Discovery of Magic

November 2nd, 2013, 2:00pm to 3:30pm
William Pack, magician, author, and historian, cracks open his magic history scrapbooks to reveal a secret world of colorful characters, amusing adventures, and arcane knowledge. MEET the astonishing magicians who commanded the world’s stages and made the impossible possible. EXPLORE incredible behind-the-scenes stories that most never hear and audiences will not soon forget. WONDER at performance recreations of the baffling magic tricks behind the stories.

The Affordable Healthcare Act

October 23rd, 2013, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
The Affordable Care Act was signed into law on March 23, 2010. This new Healthcare law not only allows new provisions improving healthcare in Illinois, but also includes a provision for states to create a Health Insurance Marketplace. Beginning October 1, 2013, you or your family can now buy insurance through the Illinois Health Insurance Marketplace, an online shopping site where you can compare and review a wide range of quality health insurance plans, knowing the premiums, deductibles, and co-pays ahead of time.