One Book One Community Exhibit

World War One Original Poster

In commemoration of the 100th anniversary of World War I,
the Kankakee Area Library Association has selected:

All Quiet on the Western Front
by Erich Maria Remaqure
as title of the year for 2014

During the month of October, the Bourbonnais Public Library will be
proudly displaying the above original poster from 1918
and an additional collection of WWI vintage replica posters.

Additional information on other One Book One Community programs will be available.


Illinois Ghosts and the Afterlife

Presented by Terry Fisk
Illinois Ghosts and the Afterlife

Monday, October 6th at 6:30 p.m.
Examine haunted locations in Illinois with paranormal investigator,
Terry Fisk, including photos, case histories, eyewitness accounts, and ghost stories.

White Oak  Room
A free program for adults.

Fraudulent FlimFlams & Other Financial Scams

Fraudulent FlimFlams

Learn about current frauds, scams,
and how to protect yourself online.
Tuesday, October 7th
1-2 pm
Presented by the University of Illinois Extension Service
No registration required.

Teen Hispanic Heritage Month

Teen Hispanic Heritage

Crafts & More Tuesday Sept. 30 - 3:30 pm

Do some cultural crafts and afterwards enjoy some Latino tastings!

 For 5th - 12th grades in the White Oak Room
Contact Fabi in Teen Services at 815-933-1727


Teen Programs for October

Pumpkin Palooza

Teen Advisory Group
Wednesday, October 8 at 3:30 p.m.
Bring a favorite book to share and we'll bring the snacks.
Meet in the Teen Office

Movie: Hocus Pocus
Wednesday, October 15 at 3:30 p.m.
Pizza & Movie
in the White Oak Room

Pumpkin Palooza
Wednesday, October 22 at 3:30 p.m.
Join us for pumpkin decorating, treats,
scavenger hunt and a costume contest!
In the White Oak Room


Read Between the Lines Book Club

Flight Behavior 
Tuesday, October 14 at 10:00 a.m.
Join us for a book discussion on
Flight Behavior by Barbara Kingsolver
Contact Kelly McCully for more information.

Book Banter Book Club

   Silent Wife
Tuesday, October 14 at 6:00 pm
Join us for a book discussion on
The Silent Wife by A.S.A. Harrison
For more information, contact Denise Benson

Howard Knotts: Ace of the Prairie

WW1 Flying Ace

Howard Knotts: Ace of the Prairie
Presented by Tom Emery,
writer and historian, who will present a program on 
Howard Knotts, one of only five World War 1
flying aces from Illinois

 Tuesday, October 21 at 6:30 p.m.
White Oak Room

A free program for all ages.

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