The Illinois State Poetry Society has a chapter that meets at the library. New members are welcome. Bring ten copies of two of your poems to share.
Sunday, January 19
Monday, January 20
Join the monthly Great Books Discussion Group led by educator and scholar Robert Waterbury. Share stimulating discussions of classic essays and other short works in a friendly, welcoming setting.
The January reading is Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man by James Joyce.
Tuesday, January 21
Nancy Buehler leads a book discussion of Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens.
Wednesday, January 29
Living in a violent suburb, with a mother who is in jail and her live-in boyfriend who deals drugs, Eli tries to overcome heartache and tragedy to grow up and become a good man.