Join us for Green events at the Library! Events are displayed up to 2 months in advance.

 

Saturday, March 4

Rachel Carson and the Birth of the Modern Ecology Movement

Adults
Teens
2:00 pm
Auditorium

Award-winning actress and scholar Leslie Goddard portrays Rachel Carson as she discusses her childhood love for the living world, her passion for writing, and her work to awaken the world to the beauty and fragility of nature. Cosponsored by the Friends.

Monday, March 13

Fresh - Documentary & Discussion

Adults
Teens
7:00 pm
Auditorium

Join us to watch the documentary Fresh, a film that outlines the vicious cycle of our current food production methods, while celebrating the farmers and business people who are reinventing our food system. A short discussion and Q & A follows the screening, led by Northbrook Farmers Market president and manager Dale Duda, on how our own market is an important part of a healthy, sustainable food system, and how it is much more than just a place to buy fresh fruits and vegetables.
Cosponsored by the Northbrook Farmers Market.

Thursday, April 13

The Art of Climate Change

Adults
Teens
7:00 pm
Pollak Room AB

Local artist Alisa Singer and Loyola professor Nancy Tuchman use art as a springboard to discuss the science of climate change.