November 2019

Wednesday, November 13

Film Screening & Discussion: Donnie Brasco

Adults
2:00 pm
Auditorium

The film is loosely based on the true story of Joseph D. Pistone played by Johnny Depp. Donnie (Depp) crosses the line between federal agent and criminal. We will have Robert Lombardo, PHD, discuss the nature of racket subcultures that are a part of the film.

Rated R
Runtime: 127 minutes

Saturday, November 16

Todd Kessler Rock Concert

Adults
2:00 pm
Auditorium

Contestant on the Voice and Northbrook hometown musician Todd Kessler will perform a set of solo music.

Sunday, November 17

Fine Arts Fall: The Mischlinge Expose

Kids
Teens
Adults
3:00 pm
Auditorium

Pianist Carolyn Enger presents a multi-media concert on Michlinge (half Jews) and German Jewish converts before, during, and after the Holocaust. The concert will feature music by Jewish composers and video and audio testimonials of her family's experiences in Germany.

Monday, November 18

Paris to Pittsburgh: Documentary & Discussion

Adults
Teens
6:30 pm
Auditorium

From National Geographic, Paris to Pittsburgh celebrates how Americans are demanding and developing real solutions in the face of climate change. Witness the impassioned efforts of individuals who are battling threats of climate change in their own backyards. From renewable energy to waste, the film explores how taking action decreases economic costs and risks to public health.

Join us for a post-screening discussion.

Cosponsored by Go Green Northbrook

Wednesday, November 20

Film Screening & Discussion: Most Likely to Succeed

Adults
7:00 pm
Auditorium

Most Likely to Succeed is a documentary examining the history of education in the U.S., and exploring new approaches to education to prepare people for 21st century careers. The screening will be followed by a panel of local educators discussing the film’s ideas.

Thursday, November 21

Saturday, November 23

Sunday, November 24

Fine Arts Fall-EStrella Duo

Adults
Teens
Kids
3:00 pm
Auditorium

The EStrella Duo, Svetlana Belsky and Elena Doubovitskaya, return to the library to present an engaging afternoon of piano music for four hands. Ms. Belsky and Doubovitskaya are accomplished teachers and performers who have performed in Europe, Asia, and the U.S.

Saturday, November 30

Saturday Youth Film: Dora and the Lost City of Gold

Kids
Teens
Adults
10:30 am
Auditorium

Having spent most of her life exploring the jungle, nothing could prepare Dora (Isabela Moner) for her most dangerous adventure yet -- high school. Accompanied by a ragtag group of teens and Boots the monkey, Dora embarks on a quest to save her parents while trying to solve the seemingly impossible mystery behind a lost Incan civilization.

2019
Rated PG
102 minutes
PRESENTED IN DCP

Saturday Youth Film: Dora and the Lost City of Gold

Kids
Teens
Adults
2:00 pm
Auditorium

Having spent most of her life exploring the jungle, nothing could prepare Dora (Isabela Moner) for her most dangerous adventure yet -- high school. Accompanied by a ragtag group of teens and Boots the monkey, Dora embarks on a quest to save her parents while trying to solve the seemingly impossible mystery behind a lost Incan civilization.

2019
Rated PG
102 minutes
PRESENTED IN DCP

November 2019