Local author Gail Lukasik, Ph.D. shares her personal and genealogical journey to uncover her mother’s racial heritage and how tracing her family back to 18th-century Louisiana led her to a deeper understanding of race and racial identity. Presented in partnership with the North Suburban Genealogical Society.
Reading Wonderland: 2019 Winter Reading Program
January 2-31 • Adults, Teens & Kids
January is the perfect month to settle in and cozy up with a blanket and a good book. Find out more …
In this lecture, learn to appreciate the art of Chinese brush painting in time for Chinese New Year. Educator Yvonne Wolf discusses three typical motifs—flower and bird, animal and tree, and mountain and water—and how to interpret these works by applying the principles of yin and yang.
Well Read: A Podcast
Another episode of our podcast Well Read awaits you! In our most recent episode, we decided to each read a classic, choosing modern classics and books you ought to have read in high school.