Adult Services Blog

  • Get Ready for Dewey Con 741.5

    Dewey Con 741.5, our library's first ever comic book fest, is May 6 from 1:30-4:30 P.M. Get ready for our Con by checking out or placing holds on these library materials:

  • International Dance Day (April 29)

    Commemorating International Dance Week, participants across the country organize events in every community to celebrate the spirit and diversity of dance of all kinds.  As Lee Ann Womack would sing, "I Hope You Dance."

  • Royal Reads

    Do you like to read about the kings and queens that ruled the world in the past?  Try some of these novels about royalty to get a feel for life in another era.

  • Eco Garden Program

     

    Naturalist, Landscaper and Journalist Dennis Paige will give a slide talk presentation about creating eco-gardens in sterile residential landscapes on Wednesday, May 2 from 7-8:30 P.M. Handouts, guidelines and catalogs will be provided. - MA

    The program is FREE and open to the public. See Adult Services to sign up or call 630-260-1550 for any questions or register online at www.glensidepld.org.

     

     
  • Remembering Dick Clark

    Dick Clark became a household name by hosting American Bandstand for over 25 years. In honor of his contribution to the popularity of Rock music, take home some of our Rock n Roll materials!

  • A child's point of view

    Are you looking for something a little different?  These adult books were written from a child's point of view.

  • Thoroughly Modern Austen

    Love Jane Austen? Check out these contemporary books and movies for a delightful twist on a well loved classic!

  • Pirates

    Pirates: Band of Misfits

    The Pirates! Band of Misfits will be coming to neighborhood theaters on April 27th.  Click on the website to watch the trailer and create your own wanted poster.

    If you love pirates (and who doesn't), check out these books and movies at the Glenside library.

  • Library Movie - Sat April 21

    See the 2007 PG documentary of the global ecological situation starring Leonardo DiCapprio as narrator on Saturday, April 21 at 2 P.M.

    This movie examines the state of the global environment with interviews of over 50 leading scientists, thinkers and leaders who discuss their visionary and practical solutions for restoring the planets beleaguered ecosystems. This movie runs for 95 minutes. - MA

    The program is FREE and open to the public. See Adult Services to sign up or call 630-260-1550 for any questions or register online at www.glensidepld.org. Walk-Ins are welcome! Image source: google.com

    There will be electric vehicles in the parking lot following the movie for your viewing!

     

  • April displays @ GPLD

    Check out the materials we're highlighting this month!

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