Conservation at Home

Conservation@Home

Join us at the library on Earth Day (Tuesday, April 22) at 7:00 p.m. as Denise Sandoval from The Conservation Foundation talks about how to make your yard a more environmentally friendly place. The “typical” landscape can easily improve water resource practices, wildlife habitat and land stewardship. The benefits of improving the environment are many…

A Saturday with Bill the Poster Guy

A warm thanks to film art enthusiast and movie poster collector Bill Brandeis, who was in the library lobby on Saturday, November 17 displaying an exciting selection of posters for recently released and upcoming films.  Patrons were able to peruse and enjoy posters for over 30 popular movies, including current favorites Wreck-It Ralph and Breaking…

Are You a Permaculturist?

Come join us as Ron and Vicki Nowicki of Downers Grove, who help families re-connect with the natural world through ecologically sustainable landscape design, will present a program March 5th at 1:30pm on how you can transform your own yard using the methods of permaculture.  Ron and Vicki weren’t caught up in appearances or styles. …

Program: Organizing for the Holidays!

At this time of year do you feel like running around in a  panic and wanting to shouting “Help  the holidays are coming!”? Does the thought of gift lists make your head hurt?  Or do you really want to get those cards mailed before the New Year? Well, we have the solution for you!!!   Beth Randall of…

Program: Diabetes: What to Eat and When to Eat It

Please join us on Thursday, September 30th at 7pm at the Fountaindale Public Library District when Dr. Kristina Sargent will be presenting a program on controlling diabetes. Controlling Diabetes may be as simple as understanding what foods to eat together and the best times to eat those foods. Learn about the modified Mediterranean diet, a…