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Summer Reading Club: Nature's Garden Rescue Mission

Friday, June 5, 2015 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm
As part of our Summer Reading Club League of Superheroes and National Gardening Week, we're focusing on the superhero of the garden: the Dahlia. The American Dahlia Society is calling to arms the SuperDahlia leaders: Spartacus, Trooper Dan, Sky Angel, Prince Valiant, Robin Hood, and Princess Paige among others. Learn how to include these brilliantly colored and broadly shaped flowers in your home garden. Co-hosted by the Garden Club of Downers Grove. Snacks and raffle prizes provided.

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ReDiscover: Final Event

Thursday, April 30, 2015 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm

ReDiscover: Celebrating Home hosts an evening with Meg Caswell, Chicago interior design guru and season six winner of HGTV's Design Star, as she shares what home means to her. Meg answers your interior design questions and includes suggestions on making home a happy and beautiful place.

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Nonfiction Book Discussion

Monday, February 9, 2015 -
7:30pm to 9:00pm
We'll meet at the library to discuss The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics by Daniel Brown In this fascinating true story, a rowing team from the University of Washington emerges from obscurity to defeat the world's elite competitors at the 1936 Berlin Olympics. Against all odds, this group of working-class boys triumph over adversity amidst the struggles and stark realities of the Great Depression. Books are available at the Ask Us Desk one month before each discussion. Registration is not required.

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