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Skokie Library kicks off kindergarten school year 2014-08-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 28, 2014 , p. 15 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Library seeks more community outreach 2014-03-06 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 6, 2014 , p. 7 O'Neil, Sue, Carlton, Susan, Jane Stenson Elementary School, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Little Learners Storytime
Little learners, adults prepare for school success 2014-03-06 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 6, 2014 , p. 6 Jin, Holly, Jane Stenson Elementary School, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Little Learners Storytime
Fine, Lang talk meaty issues with constituents 2014-02-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 20, 2014 , p. 10 Fine, Laura, Lang, Louis, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Skokie self-published author takes first novel a long way 2013-12-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 5, 2013 , p. 7 Pearson, Lynnanne, Preying on the Innocent, DeNapoli, Phil, Soon to Be Famous Illinois Author Project, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Skokie Library hosts other-worldly book party 2013-10-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 17, 2013 , p. 14 When Edgar Met Cecil, Luthardt, Kevin, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Skokie Library exhibit celebrates children's book illustrations 2013-08-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 1, 2013 , p. 13 Caldecott Medal, Sawyer, Linda, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Making the case for libraries 2013-03-07 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 7, 2013 , p. 5 Pearson, Lynnanne, Pevtzow, Evelyn, Flugum, Tanja, Flugum, Tristan, Witry, Richard (Dick) J., Van Dusen, George, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Paez, Mary Kay, Anthony, Carolyn
Library looks to future 2013-03-07 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 7, 2013 , p. 1 Pearson, Lynnanne, Pevtzow, Evelyn, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
ELL Parent Center in Skokie begins fifth year 2012-08-30 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 30, 2012 , p. 7 Sheppard, Julia, Parents and parenting, Booking With A Buddy, Patino, Domerica, Wallace, Corrie, Cardenas, Rogelio, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Multiculturalism, Zinnurova, Kira, Gonzales, Michelle, English Language Learners (ELL) Center, Nelson, Matthew, Immigrants, Cardenas, Noelia, Martinez, Lorena, Shapiro, Paula
Skokie native recounts childhood in memoir 2012-04-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 26, 2012 , p. 24 Pressman, Linda, Looking Up: A Memoir of Sisters, Survivors and Skokie, Authors, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Sendak world comes alive at library 2012-01-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 26, 2012 , p. 22 Worlds of Maurice Sendak, The, Walter-Johnson, Fikayo, Mateo, Leuj Henry, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Lin, Yan
Music series showcases young musical talent 2012-01-12 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 12, 2012 , p. 12 Takaki, Jarrett, Young Steinway Series, Hunter, Diana, Perreault, Aidan, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Skokie Library gets jump on 'Muppet Mania 2011-12-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 1, 2011 , p. 12 Uribe, Christopher, Uribe, Art, Muppet Mania, Uribe, A.J., O'Brien, Amanda, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Indian community marks Independence Day 2011-08-25 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 25, 2011 , p. 9 Cowper, Darshna, Holidays and celebrations - India Independence Day, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Indian Community of Skokie
Skokie Library creates busy town for busy hands 2011-05-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 5, 2011 , p. 5 Johnson, Bill, Selejan, Ava, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Bears mascot kicks off library's reading club 2011-01-13 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 13, 2011 , p. 13 Shevchenko, Anastasia, Barton, Alicia, Reading, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Upcoming events honor Filipino community 2010-09-16 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 16, 2010 , p. 8 Jelly, Filipino American History Month, Carandang, Angeles, Coming Together in Skokie, Van Dusen, George, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Middleton School takes home Skokie Library reading trophy 2010-09-09 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 9, 2010 , p. 14 Anthony, Carolyn, Middleton Elementary School, Reading, Public School District 73 1/2 - Awards, prizes, etc., Van Dusen, George, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
India day 2010-08-12 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 12, 2010 , p. 10 India Independence Day, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Calligraphy like you've never seen it 2010-07-08 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 8, 2010 , p. B1 Exploration 2010, Chicago Calligraphy Collective, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Freedom's pathway 2010-02-11 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 11, 2010 , p. 3 Great Works Theatre Company, Black History Month, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Photo exhibit depicts five decades of black life 2010-02-11 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 11, 2010 , p. 11 Henry A. Scheafer Collection, Black History Month, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Dinosaur hunters bring history home 2009-11-19 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 19, 2009, p.11 Pfister, Don, Zago-Martin, Lisa, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Jewish journey at home 2009-07-30 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 30, 2009, p. 5 Shimovich, Benny, Shimovich, Noa, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Israeli Consulate
Highland School students read their way to big award 2008-09-11 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 11, 2008, p. 3 Public School District 73 1/2 - Student activities, Middleton Elementary School, Reading, Maassen, Kathy, Gordon, Leslie, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Highland Elementary School, Public School District 68 - Student activities, Competitions
Musical magic gives spider a big surprise 2008-07-24 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 24, 2008, p. B2 Lieberman, Alan, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Library hosts first-ever exhibit for 80-year-old Skokie resident 2008-06-12 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 12, 2008, p. 3 Korey, June, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Artistic exploration attracts fans 2008-04-03 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 3, 2008, p. B8 Magee, Alan, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Teddy bear health care dispels kids' ER fear 2007-12-06 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 6, 2007, p. 7 Health care, Rush North Shore Medical Center, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Tales are the heart of every family 2007-07-12 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 12, 2007, p. B3 McHugh, Joe, Telling Takes Us Home, The, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Library displays pics of thriving, vital 'Big Easy 2007-02-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 1, 2007, p. 8 Anthony, Carolyn, Holidays and celebrations - Black History Month, Skokie Human Relations Commission, Weiss, Lynn Orman, Photography, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Howard, Marjorie
Past lives again in storyteller's tales 2007-01-25 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 25, 2007, p. B2 Horner, Beth, Storytelling, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Korean art, culture celebrated 2007-01-11 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 11, 2007, p. B1 Holidays and celebrations - Korean American Day, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Keumsil Cultural Society
Home after conquering New York 2007-01-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 4, 2007, p. B3 Music, Roe, Elizabeth Joy, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Skokie Library expands to meet community needs 2005-12-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 15, 2005, p. 13 Anthony, Carolyn, Skokie Public Library, Statistics, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Library helping with relief effort 2005-09-29 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 29, 2005, p. 17 Fundraising and fundraisers, Hurricane Katrina, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Reach Out and Read!
Gandhi grandson calls for peace, unity 2005-09-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 15, 2005, p. 8 Gandhi, Rajmohan, Gandhi Memorial Trust Fund, Skokie Park District, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
SkokieNet 10 years celebrated with bash 2005-09-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 15, 2005, p. 20 SkokieNet, Anniversaries and birthdays, Roehm, Frances, Internet, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Gandhi speech set for Sunday 2005-09-08 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 8, 2005, p. 11 Gandhi, Rajmohan, Gandhi Memorial Trust Fund, Skokie Park District, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Ella's still 'Sharing 2005-02-03 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 3, 2005, p. B10 Jenkins, Ella, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
District 73 2005-01-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 20, 2005, p. 113 Public School District 73 - Awards, prizes, etc., Doma, Kenneth, Lisitza, Rebecca, Steinberg, Deborah, Wasson, Sarah, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, East Prairie School
Dick and Jane books also on display 2004-11-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 18, 2004, p. 11 Girson, David, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Hardy Boys live on in Skokie library exhibit 2004-11-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 18, 2004, p. 10 Girson, David, Hardy Boys, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Skokie library to be site for voter registration event 2004-09-09 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 9, 2004, p. 5 Roehm, Frances, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Ravenna, Joan
Reading winners get prizes from library 2004-08-19 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 19, 2004, Sec. 1, p. 4 Soni, Pooja, Reading, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Awards, prizes, etc., Fiaz, Nadia, Abbaszedeh, Marall
Leonardo da Vinci more than just an artist, expert tells Skokie audience 2004-05-20 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 20, 2004, Sec. 1, p. 1 Paluch-Mishur, Michelle, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Celebrate contributions of libraries 2004-04-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 15, 2004, p. 18 Libraries, National Library Week, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Editorial
Irish music at Skokie library 2004-03-18 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 18, 2004, Sec. 1, p. 4 Music, Dyed in the Wool, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Skokie library offers music as well as books 2004-02-12 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 12, 2004, Sec. 1, p. 1 New Budapest Orpheum Society, Music, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
New views of the Old World 2004-01-29 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 29, 2004, p. B4 Phillips, Russell B., Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Melodia enlivens Russian Club 2004-01-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 15, 2004, p. B4 Music, Melodia, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Photography exhibit lets visitors "travel" the world 2003-12-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 18, 2003, p. 10 Rebe, Gary, Woll, Maury, Skokie Photographic Society, Photography, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Skokie gets ready for 1st senior fair 2003-10-09 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 9, 2003, p. 5 Aged, Litwin, Dorothy, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Skokie Public Library good community resource 2003-09-18 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 18, 2003, Classifieds, p. A Buhmann, Mike, Lerner Community Newspapers, Lincolnwood, IL, Career and vocational guidance, Employment, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Skokie library throws a party to celebrate renovation's end 2003-07-03 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 3, 2003, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Public Library - Expansion and renovation, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Packed library enjoys classics 2003-05-08 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 8, 2003, Sec. 1, p. 1 Hudson, Erica, Concerts, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Luthardt shares his story 2003-03-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 27, 2003, p. B5 Authors, Books, Luthardt, Kevin, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
International exhibit comes to library 2003-02-13 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 13, 2003, Sec. 1, p. 5 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Job seekers struggle to stay upbeat 2003-01-30 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 30, 2003, Sec. 2, p. 1 Topper, Maxine, Buhmann, Mike, Career and vocational guidance, Jewish Vocational Service, Employment, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Job-search help available 2003-01-30 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 30, 2003, Sec. 1, p. 1 Career and vocational guidance, Jewish Vocational Service, Employment, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
SkokieNet honored by journal 2002-12-19 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 19, 2002, p. 63 Anthony, Carolyn, SkokieNet, Roehm, Frances, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Awards, prizes, etc., Shaw, Gail
Libraries strut cultural stuff 2002-10-03 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 3, 2002, p. B3 North Suburban Library System (NSLS), Libraries, Illinois Arts Week, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
A belated hello and introduction to someone good to know 2002-09-12 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 12, 2002, Sec. 1, p. 7 Topper, Maxine, Giuliani, Joe, Robin, Eric, Career and vocational guidance, Jewish Vocational Service, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Artists honor the memory 2002-09-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 5, 2002, p. B6 Terrorism, Guys, The, Northlight Theater, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Memorials, tributes, and remembrances
Ceremonies to remember September 11 2002-09-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 5, 2002, p. 3 Jewish Family and Community Service, McClure, Terry, Dayron, Betty, Campbell, Rev. Peter, Derman, Lisa, Van Dusen, George, Skokie Masonic Temple, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Holocaust Memorial Foundation of Illinois, Memorials, tributes, and remembrances, Gerstner, Lillian, Terrorism, Niles Township Clergy Forum
Sheketak taps human rhythm 2002-08-08 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 8, 2002, p. B4 Patish, Zahi, Consulate General of Israel to the Midwest, Dance, Alexander, Lane, Sheketak, Rachom, Danny, Cooper, Kim, Human Rhythm Project, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Israel House
Group gives support, skills to job seekers 2002-07-18 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 18, 2002, Sec. 1, p. 1 Topper, Maxine, Ong, Yen, Career and vocational guidance, Jewish Vocational Service, Employment, Organizations and societies, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
People & Group Notes 2002-03-21 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 21, 2002, Sec. 1, p. 5 Michelson-Kelly, Kevin, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Keating, Annie, Awards, prizes, etc., Teen Poetry Contest, Competitions
Author S.L. Wisenberg to hold workshop at Skokie Public Library 2002-03-14 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 14, 2002, Sec. 1, p. 7 Wisenberg, Sandi (S.L.), Authors, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Quality time 2002-02-28 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 28, 2002, Sec. 1, p. 1 Zeilstra, Linda, Schroder, Uwe, Schroder, Michael, Storytelling, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Musical prodigies perform in Skokie 2001-11-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 1, 2001, p. B5 Archibald-Seiffer, Joshua, Young Steinway Series, Hong, David, Concerts, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Hep 'Cat' plays library 2001-09-13 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 13, 2001, p. B7 Catalani, Cat, Concerts, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Genetic future imposing, probably positive: panel 2001-07-19 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 19, 2001, p. 8 North Suburban Library System (NSLS), Human Genome Project, Pergament, Eugene, Fleisher, Lynn, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Terrell, John, Tapp, Mara, North Shore Center for the Performing Arts, Lectures and lecturing, Science, Ossorio, Pular
Brazil's urban music performed 2001-06-14 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 14, 2001, p. B3 Koidin, Julie, Doris No Choro, Garcia, Paulinho, Concerts, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Kids present season's final 2001-05-24 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 24, 2001, p. B5 Young Steinway Series, Shim, JooEun, Jewell, Stephanie, Concerts, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Simon launches library's braille books collection 2001-05-24 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 24, 2001, p. 3 Disabled - Physically, Patel, Akash, Jeanne and Paul Simon Braille Book Collection, Lands End Inc., Musser, Heidi, Simon, Paul, Skokie Public Library - Grants, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Simon, Jeanne
Children's author delights Skokie Public Library crowd with quirky stories 2001-05-17 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 17, 2001, Sec. 1, p. 1 Authors, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Gilson, Jamie
Local libraries host full slate of activities for National Library Week 2001-03-29 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 29, 2001, Sec. 1, p. 9 Gleicher, David, Young Steinway Series, ShawChicago, Kanas, Jim, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Luthardt, Kevin, National Library Week
TV news editor turns to kid lit 2001-03-08 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 8, 2001, p. B4 Reed, Holcomb, Authors, Books, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Wird Bird
Question use, nature of changing technology 2001-03-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 1, 2001, p. 13 Technology, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Editorial, Jones, Steve
Time capsule sealed soon 2001-02-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 15, 2001, p. 9 Cahan, Richard, Skokie - History, Future, Nees, Michael, Van Dusen, George, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Piano student gives recital 2001-01-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 4, 2001, p. B7 Hsiao, Ching-wen, Concerts, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Youths share favorite passages at Teen Read Week book slam 2000-10-26 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 26, 2000, Sec. 1, p. 7 Lorman, Vitaly, Teen Read Week, Gecic, David, Authors, Lyassu, Simon, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Warnoff, Grace, Kumar, Anita, Peyer, Kathryn
Library's Skokienet celebrates 5th anniversary 2000-10-12 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 12, 2000, Sec. 1, p. 7 SkokieNet, Anniversaries and birthdays, Roehm, Frances, Internet, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Columbian artist depicts mystery 2000-09-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 28, 2000, p. B3 Mystic Realm, Uribe, Luis Fernando, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Art exhibitions
Sharing the knowledge 2000-08-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 17, 2000, p. 12 Science, Democratizing Human Genome Project Information: A Model Program for Education, Libraries, Grants, Information and Debate in Public Libraries, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Editorial
Akin to sing 2000-07-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 20, 2000, p. B4 Akin, Anne-Marie, Concerts, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
District 73 1/2 2000-06-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 22, 2000, p. 25 Skokie Human Relations Commission, Ostrar, Ilana, Jacob, Katy, Public School District 73 1/2 - Awards, prizes, etc., Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Multiculturalism, Kresin, Melissa, Nano, Lala, Sanghvi, Virog, Public School District 73 1/2 - Student activities, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Patel, Rupa
Juried art show works run gamut from real to surreal 2000-05-18 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 18, 2000, Sec. 1, p. 1 Chicagoland Juried Art Show, Skokie Fine Arts Commission, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Art exhibitions
Library Week events connect with patrons 2000-04-13 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 13, 2000, p. 3 One World in the New Millennium, Miller, Liz, Live from Skokie, Chavez, Denise, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, National Library Week, Patten, Mary, Trimarco, Allison, Anthony, Carolyn
Panel praises free speech, information laws 2000-03-30 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 30, 2000, p. 3 Freedom of Information Day, Anthony, Carolyn, Lectures and lecturing, Hamos, Julie, Mikva, Abner, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Miner, Michael, Tapp, Mara
Celebrating culture 2000-03-23 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 23, 2000, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Korean Culture Festival, Multiculturalism, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Keumsil Cultural Society
Panel discussion explores the public's rights to information 2000-03-23 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 23, 2000, Sec. 1, p. 1 Freedom of Information Day, Anthony, Carolyn, Lectures and lecturing, Hamos, Julie, Mikva, Abner, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Miner, Michael, Tapp, Mara
Library holds information panel 2000-03-09 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 9, 2000, p. 4 Society of Journalists and Authors, Hamos, Julie, Mikva, Abner, Coalition on Government Information, National Freedom of Information Day, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Miner, Michael, Tapp, Mara, Anthony, Carolyn
New festival showcases Asian-American performances 1999-07-29 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 29, 1999, Sec. 2, p. 1 Performing arts, H.T. Chen and Dancers, New World, New Art: The Asian Artist In America, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Multiculturalism
Library brings stories to life 1999-07-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 1, 1999, p. 10 Muszynski, Julie, Klapman, Felice, Tomas, Jacob, McCarthy, Anne, Thomas, Neid, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Library week marked with play, poems 1999-04-08 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 8, 1999, p. 10 Free Associates, The, Cole Taylor Bank, Skokie Fine Arts Commission, National Library Week, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
People notes 1999-01-28 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 28, 1999, Sec. 1, p. 4 Selimkhanov, Timur, Kocan, James, Pham, Hanh, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Design-A-Bookmark, Awards, prizes, etc., Competitions
New program reads a lot into special partnerships 1998-08-06 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 6, 1998, p. 3 Booking With A Buddy, Grossfield, Katie, Reading, Hoskote, Maya, Children, Varma, Vol Sejal, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Klinge, Muriel, Strausberg, Jessica, Kraft-Walker, Silvia, Pardiwala, Bhavin
District 219 1998-05-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 21, 1998, p. 27 Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Awards, prizes, etc., Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Student activities, Barkat, Sadiya, Skokie Public Library Book Award, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Kasman, Rotislav
Lady Bird story takes roost at Skokie Library : Local actress sheds new light on life of former first lady 1998-03-26 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 26, 1998, Sec. 1, p. 1 Plays, Bloomfield, Rebecca, Lady Bird Johnson : A Part For Which I Never Rehearsed, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
At library, fun starts young 1998-02-19 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 19, 1998, p. 5 Klapman, Felice, Toddler Time, Children, Stux, Lydia, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
A day in the life 1997-08-28 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 28, 1997, Sec. 1, p. 12 Kring, Karen, Pullia, Irene, Ward, Nayamka, Children, Picture This, Lachat, Jean, Photography, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Art exhibitions
A wagon full of memories 1997-08-07 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 7, 1997, Sec. 1, p. 3 Radio Flyer, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Community agencies key to welfare reform 1997-07-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 17, 1997, p. 3 Poverty Law Project of the National Clearinghouse for Legal Services, Niles Township Interagency Network, Aid to Families With Dependent Children (AFDC), Illinois Department of Human Services, Temporary Aid for Needy Families (TANF), Welfare, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Radio Flyer : Chicago family still producing the classic little red wagon 1997-06-26 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 26, 1997, Sec. 2, p. 1 Anthony, Carolyn, Pasin, Robert, Genzlinger, Dean, Pasin, Antonio, Radio Flyer, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Stux, Lydia
Soul of Hope' resurrected ; Storyteller offers ancient tale with his own special spin 1997-06-19 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 19, 1997, p. B4 Storytelling, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Lipman, Doug
Young performers launch library week 1997-04-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 10, 1997, p. 23 Lookingglass Theatre, Kersnar, David, Moshak, Helen, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Stux, Lydia, National Library Week
Severed heads and suburbanites : 'Friday Nightcap' brings them together at the Skokie library 1997-01-30 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 30, 1997, Sec. 2, p. 1 Gautier, Jim, Gaster, Noam, Bernstein, Charles, Cohen, Mark, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Stux, Lydia, Friday Nightcap, Paco
Comic strip commentary : Exhibit of funnies is not always a laughing matter 1997-01-16 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 16, 1997, p. B2 Caswell, Lucy, Exhibit Touring Services, College of Fine Arts at Eastern Washington University, Inge, M. Thomas, Anything Can Happen in a Comic Strip : Centennial Reflections on an American Art Form, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Kids voice votes in library mock election 1996-11-14 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 14, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 3 Elections, Children, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Friday nightcap combines poetry, music 1996-09-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 26, 1996, p. B1 Bernstein, Charles, Brown Eyes of Sunshine, Flannel Tubs, Friday Nightcap, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Films project another side of library 1996-06-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 27, 1996, p. 5 Libraries, Movies, Gianni, Steve, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Hey Bungalow Bill : Between the idea and the reality falls the shadow 1996-06-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 20, 1996, p. B4 Bakker, John, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Skokie celebrates Library week 1996-04-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 18, 1996, p. 9 NBD Bancorp Inc., Anthony, Carolyn, Artists in Residence Program (ARP), Radmacher, Mary, Skokie Fine Arts Commission, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, National Library Week
Who needs books? 1996-04-04 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 4, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 3 TeleCirc, Skokie Public Library - Operations, National Library Week, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Sightless 'Mr. Inspiration' shares his vision with Lions 1996-01-18 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 18, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 5 Lectures and lecturing, Lions Club, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, MacFarlane, Craig, Edward D. Jones & Co.
Paintings not just another fish story 1995-12-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 21, 1995, p. B3 Stux, Lydia, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Crespo, Michael
Interned : Exhibit recalls wartime life for Japanese-Americans 1995-09-14 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 14, 1995, p. B2 Nomura, George, Normura, Kenjiro, War - World War II (WWII), McKivor, June Mukai, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Exhibit remembers internees' treatment 1995-08-17 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 17, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 3 Anthony, Carolyn, Nomura, Kenjiro, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Kids give vocal group special challenge 1995-06-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 22, 1995, p. B4 Music, Oriana Singers, Nelson, Alexandra, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
For Gates, life beyond hoops is good 1995-06-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 22, 1995, p. 5 Gates, Curtis, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
A daughter's dedication 1995-06-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 15, 1995, p. B5 Music, Hining, Michael, Hai, Yu Zhong, Hoffman, Joy Yu, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Wall, Anne
Play opens Library Week 1995-04-13 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 13, 1995, p. 6 Plays, Mies, Marci, Sjogerman, Paula, Olken, Noel, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, National Library Week, Quirky Carol, A: A Cautionary Fable, Gala Theater Co.
Library exhibit reflects on W.W.I 1995-04-06 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 6, 1995, Sec. 2, p. 9 Minnesota Historical Society, War - World War I (WWI), Skokie Heritage Museum, Keep the Home Fires Burning, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Art to take center stage 1995-04-06 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 6, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 10 Gaia Theatre, Artists in Residence Program (ARP), National Library Week, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Quirky Carol, A: A Cautionary Fable
Cooperation key in award odds 1995-03-09 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 9, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 1 Kunetka, Jennifer, VOICES (Valuing Our Image Concerning Ethnicity in Skokie), Szczepaniak, Jim, Skokie, Community development, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Awards, prizes, etc., Competitions
Photos open up tough kids 1995-02-16 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 16, 1995, p. B9 Bautista, Claudia, Perry, David, Morton East High School, Fisher, Kathleen, Mateo, Jose D., Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Brighten up January 1995-01-12 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 12, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 3 Paintings and Upbeat Oddnesses, Lampert, Marti, Martoons, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Asian American blends cultures in art 1994-11-24 Printings by Laura Lee Kina are on display at Skokie Public Library. Skokie Review, Thursday, November 24, 1994, p. B4 Kina, Laura Lee, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Artist paints new life onto old quilts 1994-06-16 Textile artist Gina Alicea has an exhibit at Skokie Public Library. Skokie Review, Thursday, June 16, 1994, p. B6 Alicea, Gina, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Kids don masks for library celebration 1994-04-14 Local children performed in a show conceived and produced by Redmoon Theater. Skokie Review, Thursday, April 14, 1994, p. 6 Redmoon Theater, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Fourth-graders star in library-week show 1994-04-14 Local children performed in a show conceived and produced by Redmoon Theater. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 14, 1994, Sec. 1, p. 3 Redmoon Theater, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Recapturing the Russia of Chaim Livchitz 1994-03-10 The work of Belorussian artist Chaim Livchitz is on display at the Skokie Public Library. Skokie Review, Thursday, March 10, 1994, p. B1 Livchitz, Chaim, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
The Big Picture : A thousand words, a thousand tears 1994-03-10 The work of Belorussian artists Chaim Livchitz is on display at the Skokie Public Library. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 10, 1994, Sec. 2, p. 1 Livchitz, Chaim, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Adult reading game scores big at library 1993-07-22 Skokie Public Library is sponsoring an adult summer reading program for the second year in a row. Skokie Review, Thursday, July 22, 1993, p. 5 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Library exhibit highlights Korean experience 1993-07-01 The Korean experience in the U.S. is highlighted through a photography exhibit at the Skokie Public Library. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 1, 1993, Sec. 1, p. 1 Photography, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Library stages pioneer drama 1993-04-22 In celebration of National Library Week the Skokie Public Library will present Rebecca Bloomfield as "Elizabeth Meyer: Skokie's First Lady. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 22, 1993, Sec. 1, p. 1 Bloomfield, Rebecca, Elizabeth Meyer: Skokie's First Lady, National Library Week, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
New group for film buffs banters about Oscars 1993-03-25 Film buffs gather at Skokie Public Library to discuss movies. Skokie Review, Thursday, March 25, 1993, p. 10 Movies, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Kids pen plays for the times 1992-04-02 Skokie Public Library's Artist -in-Residence, Mary Ellen McGarry, worked with grade school students to create and perform a theatrical production. Skokie Review, Thursday, April 2, 1992, p. 3 McGarry, Mary Ellen, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Fragments of truth 1992-02-27 Jerome Robbins' photography will be displayed at the Skokie Public Library through March 12. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 27, 1992, p. D-12 Robbins, Jerome, Photography, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Tibetan monks to perform at Skokie library 1991-12-12 Gyuto Buddhist monks from Tibet will perform chants at Skokie Public Library on December 20. Skokie Review, Thursday, December 12, 1991, p. 11 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Young musicians pack library 1991-11-07 The Young Steinway Concert series will continue at Skokie Public Library into 1992. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 7, 1991, Sec. 2, p. 4 Music, Young Steinway Series, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Celebrating a culture woven from many threads 1991-08-08 Elsa Sreenivasam is the curator of the Skokie Public Library exhibit "The Textiles of India: A Living History. Skokie Review, Thursday, August 8, 1991, p. D3 Textiles of India, The: A Living History, Sreenivasam, Elsa, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
The Textiles of India : A Living History 1991-07-25 The exhibit "The Textiles of India: A Living History" opens Monday at Skokie Public Library and will remain open through August 30. Skokie Review, Thursday, July 25, 1991, p. D8 Textiles of India, The: A Living History, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Happenings 1991-07-11 Dr. Gesundheit's Clown Therapy, a one-man show of juggling, acrobatics, music and clowning, will be held July 14 at the Skokie Public Library. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 11, 1991, Sec. 1, p. 16 Dr. Gesundheit's Clown Therapy, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
District 65 1991-05-16 Three pupils from Walker School won awards in the Children's Art Competition sponsored by the Skokie Art Guild. A reception was held at the Skokie Public Library to honor the winners. Skokie Review, Thursday, May 16, 1991, p. 20 Skokie Art Guild, Public School District 65 - Awards, prizes, etc., Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Competitions
Morton Grove native back to promote book 1991-05-16 Morton Grove native and writer David Mura will speak about his book "Turning Japanese: Memoirs of a Sansei" at the Skokie Public Library on May 21. Skokie Review, Thursday, May 16, 1991, p. 11 Turning Japanese: Memoirs of a Sansei, Authors, Books, Mura, David, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Artist puts a smile on his palette 1991-04-18 Tennessee artist Norris Hall has colorful paintings on exhibit at the Skokie Public Library through May 10. Skokie Review, Thursday, April 18, 1991, p. D3 Hall, Norris, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
50th birthday activities 1991-04-11 The Skokie Public Library will celebrate its 50th anniversary as a tax-supported institution by holding several programs during National Library Week. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 11, 1991, Sec. 1, p. 5 Anniversaries and birthdays, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Peek at the week 1991-02-28 Jerry Meites will speak about the "History of the Jews in Chicago," at the Skokie Public Library on March 5. Meites is the author of the book which was first published in 1924 and then reissued last fall. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 28, 1991, p. 81 Authors, Meites, Jerry, Religion - Judaism, Books, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, History of the Jews in Chicago, The
Drawings tell story of the real Cabrini 1991-02-28 Works by artist Anthony Hughes, whose childhood inspired his drawings, are on exhibit at the Skokie Public Library. Hughes lived in the Cabrini-Green housing project. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 28, 1991, Sec. 1, p. 3 Hughes, Anthony, Art, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Peek at the week 1991-02-21 On February 23 at the Skokie Public Library Kay Meier and Martha Vertreace, co-editors of RHING, will present an annual reading of poets published in their magazine. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 21, 1991, p. 81 RHING, Meier, Kay, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Vertreace, Martha
Dancer defines Korean culture 1991-01-31 Eun Bang Cho and dancers from his troupe will appear at the Skokie Public Library on February 2. This program is funded in part by a federal Library Services and Construction Act grant awarded by the Illinois State Library. Skokie Review, Thursday, January 31, 1991, p. D1 Cho, Eun Bang, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Peek at the week 1991-01-31 Korea's foremost essayist, professor Donggil Kim, will speak on contemporary Korean politics at the Skokie Public Library on February 5. Dr. Kim is the author of more than 50 books. Skokie Review, Thursday, January 31, 1991, p. 76 Kim, Donggil, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Eve to eagles : Art at local libraries 1991-01-24 Skokie Public Library has strict criteria for accepting paintings, sculptures, or other art media for display at the library. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 24, 1991, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Peek at the week 1991-01-10 Rick Shandling's Jazz Coalition, a five-piece ensemble, will perform original contemporary jazz compositions at the Skokie Public Library on January 27. Skokie Review, Thursday, January 10, 1991, p. 72 Music, Rick Shandling's Jazz Coalition, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Peek at the week 1991-01-10 Displays at Skokie Public Library include the paintings of Mike Hopkins and an exhibit of textile and fiber art by Judith Brotman, Maria Katsaros and Lindsay Obermeyer, graduates of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Skokie Review, Thursday, January 10, 1991, p. 72 Brotman, Judith, Hopkins, Mike, Katsaros, Maria, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Obermeyer, Lindsay
Music brings sound of Korea to Skokie 1991-01-10 Sim-On Sung of Korea will play the kayagum, an ancient Korean stringed instrument, in the Skokie Public Library on January 13. Her performance is made possible by a federal Library Services and Construction Act Grant. Skokie Review, Thursday, January 10, 1991, p. 5 Music, Sung, Sim-On, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Artist puts distinctive imprint on world 1990-11-29 Artist Dorothea Bilder is currently exhibiting her art at the Skokie Library. Skokie Review, Thursday, November 29, 1990, p. D3 Bilder, Dorothea, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Pianist plays music in a patriotic key 1990-09-20 Pianist Ramon Salvatore will give a recital at the Skokie Public Library on September 20. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 20, 1990, p. D3 Music, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Salvatore, Ramon
Briefs : Music series 1990-09-13 The 1990-91 season of the Young Steinway Series has been announced. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 13, 1990, p. D14 Young Steinway Series, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Teen-agers create anti-drug dances 1990-09-13 The 5-year-old Skokie Volunteer Ballet Theatre, under the leadership of founder and choreographer Inesse Alexandrov, will present a series of programs featuring "Say NO to Drugs" dance pieces. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 13, 1990, Sec. 1, p. 13 Alexandrov, Inesse, Skokie Volunteer Ballet Theatre, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Briefs : Steinway series 1990-08-09 The schedule for the 1990-91 season of the Young Steinway Concert Series has been announced. Skokie Review, Thursday, August 9, 1990, p. D6 Young Steinway Series, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Library 1990-08-02 Marine Mammals; A Whale of a Tale," a sneak preview of the Shedd Aquarium's Oceanarium inhabitants, will be on display in the library from August 3 to 23. Skokie Review, Thursday, August 2, 1990, p. 106 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Shedd Aquarium
Children's film to premiere in Skokie 1990-06-21 The Skokie Public Library will show the world premiere of "Shoofly Boy," a children's film, on June 25. The film was illustrated by Skokie resident Don Levy. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 21, 1990, Sec. 2, p. 6 Movies, Levy, Don, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Children's film 1990-06-21 The Skokie Public Library will show the world premiere of "Shoofly Boy," a children's film, on June 25. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 21, 1990, Sec. 1, p. 11 Shoofly Boy, Movies, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Sesame St. star visits Skokie 1990-05-10 More than 200 children attended a Skokie Public Library program May 4. The featured speaker was deaf actress Linda Bove from the "Sesame Street" television program. Bove told stories to the children using sign language. Skokie Review, Thursday, May 10, 1990, p. 13 Bove, Linda, Storytelling, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Sesame Street
Banner effort comes home to Skokie 1990-04-12 Twenty banners, each a winner a nationwide contest held to honor the 50th anniversary of the Caldecott Medal, are on exhibit at the Skokie Public Library. One of the award winners was made by students at East Prairie School. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 12, 1990, Sec. 1, p. 3 Public School District 73 - Student activities, Public School District 73 - Awards, prizes, etc., Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, East Prairie School, Competitions
Kids unravel mysteries of fact finding 1990-03-15 Forty students from East Prairie Elementary School came to Skokie Public Library to learn about library resources through the "Factfinders" program. The program was designed by Youth Services librarians. Skokie Review, Thursday, March 15, 1990, p. 5 Public School District 73 - Student activities, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Factfinders, East Prairie School
Skokie Bicentennial Commission 1990-03-01 Skokie Public Library and Oakton Community College are recipients of funding from the Commission on the Bicentennial of the U.S. Constitution. Judge Abner Mikva will address "Judicial Activism Versus Judicial Restraint" on April 30 in the library. Skokie Review, Thursday, March 1, 1990, p. 106 Oakton Community College, Commission on the Bicentennial of the U.S. Constitution, Mikva, Abner, Grants, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Catching the spirit 1990-02-22 Janet Ginsburg is the curator of the "Sacred Space" exhibit now on display at the Skokie Public Library. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 22, 1990, p. D6 Ginsburg, Janet, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Football referee to speak 1990-02-08 Skokie resident Jerry Markbreit, NFL referee and co-author of "Born to Referee," will speak in the Skokie Public Library on February 8. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 8, 1990, p. 131 Born to Referee, Authors, Markbreit, Jerry, Books, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
News Digest 1990-01-04 Popular young Russian poet Sasha Karpenko will read and discuss his poetry at the Skokie Public Library on January 8. The program is sponsored by the Illinois State Library. Skokie Review, Thursday, January 4, 1990, p. 7 Karpenko, Sasha, Authors, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Library: Young Steinway concert series 1989-12-28 As part of the Young Steinway Concert Series, the Ying Quartet will perform on January 7. This series is supported by Savings of America. Skokie Review, Thursday, December 28, 1989, p. 85 Young Steinway Series, Ying Quartet, Savings of America, Concerts, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
No Title 1989-12-09 The Bradford Museum will display a collection of limited edition collector's plates through January 5, at Skokie Public Library. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Saturday, December 9, 1989, Sec. 1, p. 5 Bradford Museum, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Comedy duo 1989-12-07 The comedy duo of J. Charlie McKinney and Alan Borwiolek will perform at Skokie Public Library on December 8. Their humor pokes fun at deaf culture and folklore using American Sign Language. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 7, 1989, Sec. 1, p. 9 Skokie Public Library - Skokie Accessible Library Services (SALS), Borwiolek, Alan, McKinney, J. Charlie, Comedy and comics, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Young Steinway concerts 1989-12-02 Violinist Maranda Barnes and pianist Jonathan Yates will perform in Skokie Public Library's Young Steinway Concert Series on December 3. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Saturday, December 2, 1989, Sec. 1, p. 9 Young Steinway Series, Yates, Jonathan, Barnes, Maranda, Concerts, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
No Title 1989-12-02 Skokie Public Library will show the film "On A Clear Day You Can See Forever" on Dec. 8. The library will participate in Deaf Heritage month from Dec. 2-17 with a deaf story teller program and exhibit of equipment & material for hearing-impaired people. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Saturday, December 2, 1989, Sec. 1, p. 5 Skokie Public Library - Skokie Accessible Library Services (SALS), On A Clear Day You Can See Forever, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Storytelling, Streisand, Barbra, Deaf Heritage Month
Orchestra concert 1989-11-30 The North Shore Chamber Orchestra will present its fall concert at Skokie Public Library on December 1st. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 30, 1989, Sec. 1, p. 9 Concerts, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, North Shore Chamber Orchestra
Young Steinway series concert 1989-11-02 Cellist Nicole Johnson and violinist Kirsten Johnson will perform in concert November 5th as part of the "Young Steinway Concert Series" at Skokie Public Library. Skokie Review, Thursday, November 2, 1989, p. 121 Young Steinway Series, Johnson, Kirsten, Johnson, Nicole, Concerts, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Arts and Letters series 1989-11-02 Ruth Schvertfeger, editor and translator of "Women of Theressien-Stadt: Voices From a Concentration Camp" will speak at Skokie Public Library on November 15. Skokie Review, Thursday, November 2, 1989, p. 121 Women of Theressien-Stadt: Voices From a Concentration Camp, Lectures and lecturing, Authors, Books, Schvertfeger, Ruth, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Libraries call attention to censorship in America 1989-10-05 Skokie Public Library offered a panel discussion on First Amendment issues during "Banned Books Week. Skokie Review, Thursday, October 5, 1989, p. 15 First Amendment, Banned Books Week, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Formidable! Madeline turns 50 1989-10-05 Skokie Public Library hosted a program in the Youth Services Department to honor Madeline, a popular children's book character who is 50 years old this year. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 5, 1989, Sec. 1, p. 3 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Young Steinway concerts begin 1989-09-21 The Young Steinway Concert Series, sponsored by Skokie Public Library in association with Savings of America, will begin at the library in October with performances by 16-year-old violinist, David Borishausky and 15-year-old pianist, Pearl Chin. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 21, 1989, p. 101 Borishausky, David, Young Steinway Series, Chin, Pearl, Savings of America, Concerts, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Banned Books Week marked 1989-09-14 Skokie Public Library will present a panel discussion of First Amendment issues on September 27 in honor of Banned Books Week. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 14, 1989, p. 83 First Amendment, Censorship, Banned Books Week, Books, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Take your job and shove it, author says 1989-09-14 Bonnie Miller Rubin, author of "Time Out: How to Take a Year (More or Less) Off Without Jeopardizing Your Job, Your Family or Your Bank Account," spoke at Skokie Public Library on September 12. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 14, 1989, p. 4 Time Out: How to Take a Year (more or less) Off Without Jeopardizing Your Job, Rubin, Bonnie Miller, Authors, Books, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Your Family or Your Bank Account
No Title 1989-08-19 Skokie Public Library employee, Alpana Shah, demonstrated the art of draping a sari on June 10 at the library. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Saturday, August 19, 1989, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Public Library - Employees, Shah, Alpana, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Musicians lead lives of notable dedication 1989-08-10 13-year old Skokie resident Anna Lee recently performed as a piano soloist at Skokie Public Library. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 10, 1989, Sec. 1, p. 1 Lee, Anna, Concerts, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
No Title 1989-08-05 Youth Services Librarian Ardell Faulhaber has designed the Young Readers Review program in which children give "thumbs up" or "thumbs down" to books they've read. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Saturday, August 5, 1989, Sec. 1, p. 3 Skokie Public Library - Employees, Young Readers Review Program, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Faulhaber, Ardell
Author 'unravels' the threads of her novel 1989-08-03 Susan Sussman, author of the novel "Dieter", talked to more than 150 people as part of Skokie Public Library's Arts and Letters series. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 3, 1989, Sec. 1, p. 1 Sussman, Susan, Authors, Books, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Dieter
Kids keep 'In Touch' with art exhibit 1989-07-27 A unique art exhibit that opened July 24 and will run until September 1 in Skokie Public Library, presents children's views of 20th century telecommunications. Skokie Review, Thursday, July 27, 1989, p. 5 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Youths give thumbs up or down to books 1989-07-20 In an effort to encourage summer reading, Skokie Public Library's Youth Services Department has originated a program in which children ages 7-13 critique books. Skokie Review, Thursday, July 20, 1989, p. 8 Children, Books, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Author of North Shore novel to talk at library 1989-07-20 Evanston resident Susan Sussman, author of the novel "The Dieter", will give a talk at Skokie Public Library on July 25. Skokie Review, Thursday, July 20, 1989, p. 8 Sussman, Susan, Dieter, The, Authors, Books, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Audience checks out library menagerie 1989-07-20 Zoologist Robert James showed several exotic animals to an audience in Skokie Public Library on June 26. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 20, 1989, Sec. 1, p. 3 Animals, James, Robert, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Getting In Touch in Skokie 1989-07-13 An exhibit, "In Touch: Children Look at Communications", highlighting children's art work from around the world, will be displayed in Skokie Public Library beginning July 25. This exhibit is sponsored by Pioneer Press. Skokie Review, Thursday, July 13, 1989, p. 89 Pioneer Press Newspapers, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Art exhibitions
Author Susan Sussman to speak 1989-07-13 Susan Sussman, author of the book "The Dieter", will speak at Skokie Public Library on July 25. Skokie Review, Thursday, July 13, 1989, p. 89 Sussman, Susan, Dieter, The, Authors, Books, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Short Story Gems 1989-04-27 The Skokie Public Library will resume Short Story Gems, a discussion group for adults. Held on consecutive Wednesdays in May, Short Story Gems is led by Natalie Newberger, frequent lecturer at the Field Museum. Skokie Review, Thursday, April 27, 1989, p. 86 Newberger, Natalie, Short Story Gems, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Poster contest winners 1989-04-13 Winners of a poster contest sponsored by Skokie Public Library and the Oakton District Public Library Coalition have been announced. Becka Shipp won a $50.00 U.S. Savings Bond as first prize. Skokie Review, Thursday, April 13, 1989, p. 108 Shipp, Becka, Literacy, Awards, prizes, etc., Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Competitions
Reading poster contest winners 1989-04-13 Winners of a poster contest sponsored by Skokie Public Library and the Oakton District Public Library Coalition have been announced. Becka Shipp won a $50.00 U.S. Savings Bond as first prize. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 13, 1989, Sec. 1, p. 5 Shipp, Becka, Literacy, Awards, prizes, etc., Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Competitions
Storytelling program slated 1989-03-16 Carol Birch, teacher of storytelling and children's literature at Wesleyan University, will present a program for school-age children in Skokie Public Library on March 29. Skokie Review, Thursday, March 16, 1989, p. 23 Storytelling, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Birch, Carol
Books popular with youths 1989-03-09 Youth Services librarians have asked Skokie youths in fourth through eighth grades to read 10 books and vote for their favorite one. Skokie Review, Thursday, March 9, 1989, p. 86 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Missing quilt causes consternation for artist 1989-02-16 A quilt, which was part of the Chicago Textile Art Centre exhibit in Skokie Public Library, has been missing since it was transported to Harper Junior College in Palatine. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 16, 1989, p. 9 Chicago Textile Arts Center, Harper Junior College, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Imagination Theatre featured 1989-02-16 Skokie Public Library will present "Playing Around" performed by Imagination Theatre, Incorporated on February 25. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 16, 1989, p. 89 Plays, Imagination Theatre, Incorporated, Playing Around, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Handicap awareness program 1989-01-26 East Prairie School third grade students will visit the Skokie Public Library to see a presentation of the Skokie Accessible Library Service. Skokie Review, Thursday, January 26, 1989, p. 70 Public School District 73 - Student activities, Skokie Public Library - Skokie Accessible Library Services (SALS), Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, East Prairie School
Volunteer Children's Ballet 1989-01-26 Inesse Alexandrovich, a ballet teacher in Skokie, will bring "Coppelia" to the Skokie Public Library on January 29. Skokie Review, Thursday, January 26, 1989, p. 70 Alexandrov, Inesse, Coppelia, Dance - Ballet, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Get a glimpse of life down under 1989-01-05 As part of an exchange program between several Illinois libraries and Australia, Skokie Public Library is beginning a year-long exchange program with Australia Waverly Municipal Library in New South Wales. Skokie Review, Thursday, January 5, 1989, p. D7 Libraries, Australia Waverly Municipal Library, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Making music for deaf ears 1989-01-05 Jeff and Judy Bradetich performed recently in a concert for the hearing impaired at Skokie Public Library. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 5, 1989, Sec. 2, p. 2 Bradetich, Jeff, Bradetich, Judy, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
No Title 1988-12-29 Skokie Public Library has planned special program to introduce young readers to books and reading. 1989 has been named "The Year of the Young Reader" by the Library of Congress. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 29, 1988, Sec. 1, p. 5 Year of the Young Reader, The, Children, Reading, Books, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
No Title 1988-11-26 Pianist Eva Huang and violinist Aaron R. Lockwood will perform as part of the Young Steinway Series on November 4 at Skokie Public Library. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Saturday, November 26, 1988, Sec. 2, p. 1 Concerts, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Music for the hearing impaired 1988-11-24 A symposium on music and the hearing impaired will be held at Skokie Public Library on November 30. The conference is sponsored by the library and the Easy Hearing Music Foundation. Skokie Review, Thursday, November 24, 1988, p. 93 Music, Disabled - Physically, Easy Hearing Music Foundation, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Library: Australian poet to read 1988-11-10 Australian poet Les Murray will read from his works on November 26 at the Skokie Public Library. Murrary's visit is part of the library participation in a statewide literacy and cultural exchange with Australia during Australia's centennial. Skokie Review, Thursday, November 10, 1988, p. 25 Murray, Les, Authors, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Bridging the Distance
Library: Young musicians performance 1988-10-27 The seventh season of the Young Steinway Series will begin on November 6. Pianist Soyoung Kee and cellist Jay Venzon will perform. Skokie Review, Thursday, October 27, 1988, p. 82 Young Steinway Series, Concerts, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Aussie author kicks off literary exchange program 1988-10-27 To mark the celebration of Australia's bicentennial a year-ling library and literary exchange program has been initiated between Australia and Illinois. The Skokie Public Library will present a lecture by Australian author Frank Moorehouse on October 27. Skokie Review, Thursday, October 27, 1988, p. 82 Moorehouse, Frank, Authors, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Libraries: Australian author featured 1988-10-13 As part of Skokie Public Library's participation in Bridging the Distance, an Illinois State Library program that matches Illinois libraries with Australian libraries, Australian author Frank Moorhouse will read from his works on October 27 in the library Skokie Review, Thursday, October 13, 1988, p. 77 Moorehouse, Frank, Authors, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
A new chapter: Book discussion leader opens 30th year at library 1988-09-29 Skokie resident Allen Schwartz was recently honored by the Skokie Public Library Board for his 30-year commitment to the Great Books program. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 29, 1988, p. 7 Reading, Schwartz, Allen, Books, Awards, prizes, etc., Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Library: Skokie kids to cast votes 1988-09-29 A mock election will be held in the Youth Services Department at Skokie Public Library on October 10. Children with a Skokie library card will use an actual voting machine to cast a ballot for a presidential candidate. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 29, 1988, p. 23 Elections, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Young Steinway Concert Series 1988-09-22 The Young Steinway Concert Series begins its seventh season October 3. Violinists Mona Marie Knock and Ikuko Nagasaka will perform. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 22, 1988, p. 91 Music, Young Steinway Series, Knock, Mona Marie, Nagasaka, Ikuko, Concerts, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Textile arts exhibit on view 1988-09-15 The annual faculty show of the Chicago Textile Arts Center is on exhibit through October 14 in Skokie Public Library. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 15, 1988, p. 77 Chicago Textile Arts Center, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Art exhibitions
Voila! Computer creates art while it teaches math 1988-09-15 Diane Schwartz, the Skokie native who created VOILA, a computer graphics educational game, will have it on display through September 30 in Skokie Public Library. She will speak about the fun world of computer graphics on September 28 in the library. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 15, 1988, p. 6 VOILA, Schwartz, Diane, Computers, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Games
News digest 1988-09-08 The Skokie Public Library Summer Reading Program, "Devour A Book," ended last week.160 participants read more than 1,000 books. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 8, 1988, p. 21 Devour A Book, Reading, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Math just as cultural as art, says professor 1988-09-01 Skokie resident Eli Maor who published the book "To Infinity and Beyond" will talk about math's beauty and its cultural relationship with art at Skokie Public Library on September 7. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 1, 1988, p. 6 To Infinity and Beyond, Authors, Maor, Eli, Books, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Hmong videotape in lobby 1988-08-25 The film "Between Two Worlds: The Hmong Shaman in America" will be shown during the last week of August in Skokie Public Library. Skokie Review, Thursday, August 25, 1988, p. 89 Movies, Hmong Folk Arts Center, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Between Two Worlds: The Hmong Shaman in America
Library: Pero Puppets perform 1988-08-18 Dragon Slew" will be performed by the Pero Puppets August 22 at Skokie Public Library. The show is part of the final celebration of "Devour a Book", this summer's youth reading program. Skokie Review, Thursday, August 18, 1988, p. 83 Performing arts, Pero Puppets, Dragon Slew, Devour A Book, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Religion, art Hmong exiles 1988-08-11 Fourteen "Pandau" wall coverings will be on display at Skokie Public Library until September 6, each telling a different story about Hmong history, tradition and culture. Some 300 Hmong now live in Chicago. Skokie Review, Thursday, August 11, 1988, p. D7 Hmong Textile Art, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Art exhibitions
Exhibit showcases a proud people 1988-08-11 Fourteen "Pandau" wall coverings will be on display at Skokie Public Library until September 6, each telling a different story about Hmong history, tradition and culture. Some 300 Hmong now live in Chicago. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 11, 1988, Sec. 1, p. 1 Hmong, Pandau, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Art exhibitions
No Title 1988-07-30 The Skokie Historical Society will meet on August 4 at Skokie Public Library. Mary Radmacher, Chief Librarian from 1956 until her retirement, will speak about the history of the library. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Saturday, July 30, 1988, Sec. 1, p. 3 Skokie Historical Society, Radmacher, Mary, History, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Hmong exhibit coming to library 1988-07-14 An exhibit of Hmong "flower" cloth will be on display from August 3 to September 6 at Skokie Public Library. Skokie Review, Thursday, July 14, 1988, p. 9 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Library: Illinois Young Performers 1988-07-07 Wendy Warner, Marta Aznavoorian, Jennifer Koh and Ingrid Gordon, former performers in the Skokie Public Library's Young Steinway Concert Series, were recent winners of the Illinois Young Performance Competition. Skokie Review, Thursday, July 7, 1988, p. 64 Young Steinway Series, Koh, Jennifer, Illinois Young Performers Competition, Gordon, Ingrid, Aznavoorian, Marta, Concerts, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Warner, Wendy, Competitions
Library: Gardens of delight exhibit 1988-06-23 An exhibit of maps and travelers' accounts of Illinois and the Great Lakes, consisting of books and maps dating from 1616 to 1950, will be on display during July at Skokie Public Library. Skokie Review, Thursday, June 23, 1988, p. 86 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Storyteller's down home tales capture imagination 1988-06-23 Storyteller Jim May will perform at Skokie Public Library on June 26 as part of the Village's centennial open house. Skokie Review, Thursday, June 23, 1988, p. 12 Skokie - History, Anniversaries and birthdays, Storytelling, May, Jim, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
News digest: A community wide open house 1988-06-16 Skokie Public Library will participate in a community wide open house on June 26. Skokie Review, Thursday, June 16, 1988, p. 4 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Prospecting for historical gold 1988-05-19 A selection of 49 pieces from the Robert and Marianne Huber Collection, named "A Message From Ancient America," will be on view through May 29 at Skokie Public Library. Skokie Review, Thursday, May 19, 1988, p. D7 Message From Ancient America, A, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Robert & Marianne Huber Collection, Art exhibitions
Library plans a celebration 1988-04-14 During National Library week April 17-23, SPL will celebrate 100 years of Skokie history. 'Acting UP!', a senior performance group, will highlight Skokie historical events. Cole Taylor Bank is sponsoring a reception after the performance. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 14, 1988, Sec. 1, p. 9 Performing arts, Skokie - History, Cole Taylor Bank, Acting Up!, Aged, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, National Library Week
Library: Medieval/Renaissance music 1988-03-31 The Old Towne Renaissance Consort will give a concert April 10 in Skokie Public Library. Skokie Review, Thursday, March 31, 1988, p. 79 Old Towne Renaissance Consort, Concerts, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Library: Inside Writing and Publishing 1988-03-24 Ada Kahn, co-author of "Midlife Health: Every Woman's Guide to Feeling Good", will talk about technical and medical publications on March 26 at Skokie Public Library. Skokie Review, Thursday, March 24, 1988, p. 81 Kahn, Ada, Authors, Midlife Health: Every Woman's Guide to Feeling Good, Books, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Libraries find twin in land down under 1988-03-10 Under a new exchange program developed by Jim Edgar, Skokie Public Library has been paired with Waverly Municipal Library, located in Bondi Junction New South Wales. Bondi Junction has 62,000 residents and a large Jewish population. Skokie Review, Thursday, March 10, 1988, p. 79 Waverly Municipal Library, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Library: Writing and publishing series 1988-03-03 Skokie Public Library, together with five other suburban libraries, will sponsor a seminar called "Inside Writing and Publishing." The seminar will be held during the month of March. Skokie Review, Thursday, March 3, 1988, p. 66 Authors, Inside Writing and Publishing, Books, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Libraries: Illinois history day display 1988-02-25 An exhibit documenting 250 years of Illinois history will be on display from February 29 to March 18 at Skokie Public Library. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 25, 1988, p. 60 History, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Libraries: Tax reform act seminar 1988-02-25 On February 7, the Internal Revenue Service, in cooperation with Skokie Public Library, will conduct a seminar on the Tax Reform Act of October of 1986 . Skokie Review, Thursday, February 25, 1988, p. 60 Tax Reform Act, Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Taxation, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Library: Cello performances planned 1988-02-11 Shirley Miller and Steven Houser will perform a cello duet in the Skokie Public Library on February 21. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 11, 1988, p. 79 Houser, Steven, Miller, Shirley, Concerts, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Library: Literacy awareness open house 1988-02-04 Skokie Public Library will sponsor a Literacy Awareness open house on February 7. The event is part of a statewide effort to encourage outreach to illiterate adults. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 4, 1988, p. 67 Literacy, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Adult education
Young Steinway Series 1988-01-21 Violinist Michelle Brazier and pianist Jennifer Molina will perform in the Young Steinway concert on February 7. Skokie Review, Thursday, January 21, 1988, p. D11 Music, Young Steinway Series, Molina, Jennifer, Brazier, Michelle, Concerts, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
It's mind over matter for game inventor 1988-01-07 Game inventor Tom Volpert, will give a presentation of indoor games for the family on January 17 at Skokie Public Library. Skokie Review, Thursday, January 7, 1988, p. 45 Volpert, Tom, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Games
Pallas' photos evoke an era 1987-12-24 The exhibit "Mickey Pallas: Photographs 1945-1960" will be shown at Skokie Public Library through January 7. Skokie Review, Thursday, December 24, 1987, p. D7 Mickey Pallas: Photographs 1945-1960, Photography, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Library to host small press fair 1987-10-10 A small press fair will be held October 11 at the Skokie Public Library. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Saturday, October 10, 1987, Sec. 1, p. 5 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Library celebrates bicentennial events 1987-09-17 Skokie Public Library will sponsor a number of programs in celebration of the bicentennial of the United States Constitution. One program will feature a talk by the Honorable Abner Mikva. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 17, 1987, Sec. 1, p. 7 Mikva, Abner, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Art highlights visual impaired 1987-09-10 More than 50 people attended the September 3 opening of "Art of the Eye," a traveling exhibition of works by visually impaired artists. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 10, 1987, Sec. 1, p. 5 Disabled - Physically, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Art exhibitions
The eyes have it 1987-08-27 Art of the Eye" will be on display at Skokie Public Library from September 3 through October 2. Skokie Review, Thursday, August 27, 1987, p. D5 Art of the Eye, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Art exhibitions
Young artists have their say 1987-08-06 Art work by two young artists, Andrew Cook and Jennifer Komen, is on display at Skokie Public Library through August 14. Skokie Review, Thursday, August 6, 1987, p. D9 Cook, Andrew, Komen, Jennifer, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Art exhibitions
Architects put unique stamp on art 1987-06-25 An architectural exhibit will be on display at Skokie Public Library during July. Skokie Review, Thursday, June 25, 1987, p. D3 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Simon visits Skokie during presidential campaign 1987-05-07 U.S. Senator Paul Simon gave a talk at a conference co-sponsored by the Skokie Advisory Committee on Disabilities and Skokie Public Library. Skokie Review, Thursday, May 7, 1987, p. 3 Simon, Sen. Paul, Disabled, Skokie Advisory Commission on Disabilities, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Conferences and conventions, Emphasizing the Able-Widening Opportunities for Disabled Persons
Opportunities for disabled stressed 1987-05-07 Life in Skokie" describes the informative and enlightening conference "Emphasizing the Able-Widening Opportunities for Disabled Persons" which recently took place at Skokie Public Library. More than 150 people attended. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 7, 1987, Sec. 1, p. 3 Disabled, Skokie Advisory Commission on Disabilities, Conferences and conventions, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Emphasizing the Able-Widening Opportunities for Disabled Persons
Famous pianist performs 1987-04-23 Yin Cheng-Zong, one of the foremost pianists in the People's Republic of China, will perform on May 1 at Skokie Public Library. Skokie Review, Thursday, April 23, 1987, p. 63 Concerts, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Cheng-Zong, Yin
Illinois reads program 1987-04-16 Novelist and attorney Cyrus Colter will be a featured guest at Skokie Public Library as part of the Illinois Reads Program. Skokie Review, Thursday, April 16, 1987, p. 71 Illinois Reads Program, Colter, Cyrus, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Culture hailed at library week 1987-04-09 Skokie Public Library recently celebrated National Library Week. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 9, 1987, Sec. 1, p. 3 National Library Week, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Poetry in motion 1987-04-02 Skokie Public Library will be celebrating National Library Week with programs that focus on the theme of Illinois' literary and cultural heritage. Skokie Review, Thursday, April 2, 1987, p. 5 National Library Week, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Discussion group thrives 1987-03-28 Skokie Public Library recently held a book discussion on Sinclair Lewis' "Babbitt." The discussion was led by librarians Pat Groh and Sophia Jones. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Saturday, March 28, 1987, Sec. 1, p. 3 Groh, Pat, Jones, Sophia, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Piano concert features pupil, teacher 1987-03-26 Dalya Khan and Emilio del Rosario will perform in the Young Steinway Concert Gala on March 29 at Skokie Public Library. Del Rosario was Kahn's teacher for ten years. Kahn is a music major at Harvard. Skokie Review, Thursday, March 26, 1987, p. 68 Young Steinway Series, Kahn, Dalya, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, del Rosario, Emilio
Library gala is March 29 1987-03-26 Savings of America will sponsor a reception at a March 29 gala celebrating the fifth season of the Skokie Public Library's Young Steinway Concert Series. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 26, 1987, Sec. 1, p. 15 Young Steinway Series, Savings of America, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Collection rings bell for Skokie woman 1987-02-19 Ruth Conrad of Skokie has an extensive bell collection which she recently exhibited at the Skokie Public Library. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 19, 1987, Sec. 2, p. 1 Conrad, Ruth, Hobbies, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Simon survives Skokie's second guessers 1986-04-03 U.S. senator Paul Simon recently held a town hall meeting at the Skokie Public Library. Skokie Review, Thursday, April 3, 1986, p. 5 Government - U.S., Simon, Sen. Paul, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Art stacks up at the Skokie Public Library 1986-02-27 60 artists and architects participated in an exhibit at the Skokie Public Library sponsored by Crain's Chicago Business, titled "Library Re-Search. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 27, 1986, p. D7 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Black sculptor reflects world culture 1986-02-27 Anna Tate, a Chicago sculptor, currently has her work on exhibit at the Skokie Public Library in observance of Black History Month. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 27, 1986, p. 5 Tate, Anna, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Skokie Art Guild to feature glazing 1986-02-20 The Skokie Art Guild will present a glazing demonstration by portrait artist and teacher Richard Halstead at the Skokie Public Library on February 25. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 20, 1986, p. 11 Halstead, Richard, Skokie Art Guild, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Anna Tate's ceramic 1986-02-20 Ceramic sculptures by Anna Tate are on display at the Skokie Public Library through March 4. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 20, 1986, p. 10 Tate, Anna, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Good marks go to famous faces 1985-12-26 Arlene Marks is exhibiting her paintings at Skokie Public Library through January 24. Skokie Review, Thursday, December 26, 1985, p. D1 Marks, Arlene, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Vets paint personal stories of war 1985-12-05 Local artists Konrad F. Hack and Harvey Jay Berger recently exhibited their work at the Skokie Public Library exhibit of work by artists who served in Vietnam. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 5, 1985, Sec. 2, p. 1 Berger, Harvey Jay, Hack, Konrad F., Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Veterans view Vietnam War 1985-11-07 An exhibit called "Ten Years After: Views from Vietnam" is currently on display at Skokie Public Library. Skokie Review, Thursday, November 7, 1985, p. D3 War - Vietnam War, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Kids create candy homes 1985-11-07 The library recently held a gingerbread house workshop for children. Staff member Lynn Schultz taught the class. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 7, 1985, Sec. 2, p. 1 Schultz, Lynn, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Tribute to Vietnam vets featured 1985-11-03 The Skokie Public Library will start a month-long tribute to Vietnam veterans with a multimedia exhibit entitled "Ten Years After: Views From Vietnam." The tribute will include lectures, films and poetry readings throughout the month of November. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, November 3, 1985, Sec. 1, p. 2 War - Vietnam War, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Memorials, tributes, and remembrances
New reading machine at library aids visually impaired patrons 1985-10-13 Skokie Public Library's Special Services Center, established by a grant from the Illinois State Library, provides library services to the blind and physically handicapped. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, October 13, 1985, Sec. 1, p. 1 Disabled - Physically, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
At home on the range but not at the library 1985-09-19 A recent exhibit at Skokie Public Library by Barbara Grisham, an expressionist artist from Texas, has been criticized. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 19, 1985, p. D1 Grisham, Barbara, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Senior artists draw on life experiences 1985-08-15 Ten artists, all in their 70s, 80s and 90s, are exhibiting their work at the Skokie Public Library. Skokie Review, Thursday, August 15, 1985, p. D1 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Young Steinway series is success at Skokie Library 1985-05-23 This year the Skokie Public Library again hosted the Young Steinway Series. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 23, 1985, Sec. 2, p. 15 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Library displays drug abuse books 1984-12-20 Skokie Public Library is exhibiting its collection of books on drug abuse, including new selections donated to the library by the Niles Township High School Drug Abuse Task Force. Skokie Review, Thursday, December 20, 1984, p. 25 Niles Township High School Drug Abuse Task Force, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Exhibit opens on drug abuse 1984-12-13 Skokie Public Library recently received a donation of numerous books and pamphlets from the Niles Township High School Drug Abuse Task Force. The materials will be on exhibit in the library in December. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 13, 1984, Sec. 1, p. 17 Niles Township High School Drug Abuse Task Force, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Wizard of Oz 1984-10-11 Ten members of the original cast of Upstage-Downstage Children's Theater will perform excerpts from their successful show, "The Wizard of Oz," on October 14 at Skokie Public Library. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 11, 1984, Sec. 1, p. 3 Wizard of Oz, The, Upstage/Downstage Children's Theater, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
New season opens 1984-10-07 The Skokie Public Library starts its new concert season on October 7 with a performance by the first string quartet to play in the Young Steinway Concert Series. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, October 7, 1984, Sec. 1, p. 2 Young Steinway Series, Concerts, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Library celebrates Arts Week 1984-10-04 The Skokie Public Library will celebrate Illinois Arts Week with a special series of programs. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 4, 1984, Sec. 1, p. 1 Art, Illinois Arts Week, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Writers to share works 1984-08-12 Writers and poets will share their original works at Skokie Public Library's Open Reading on August 14. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, August 12, 1984, Sec. 1, p. 5 Authors, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Calling for school memorabilia 1984-07-12 District 68, in conjunction with the Skokie Public Library, is planning a display of books and pictures that will show the changes in education and school systems in the past 50 years. The News, Thursday, July 12, 1984, p. 7 Public School District 68, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Contest is based on books 1984-06-10 Staff at Skokie Public Library have devised a series of three contests which challenge readers to identify characters from books in the library's collection. "Reader's Pursuit" begins in June. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, June 10, 1984, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Masters to read poetry 1984-05-31 Marcia Lee Masters will present a poetry reading at the Skokie Public Library's Readers' Forum on June 12. Masters is the daughter of the late Edgar Lee Masters. The News, Thursday, May 31, 1984, p. 6 Masters, Marcia Lee, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Blues, jazz to sound at library 1984-04-29 Foxfire will give a concert of blues, jazz and popular works to the hearing impaired and to other library patrons on April 29. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, April 29, 1984, Sec. 1, p. 1 Disabled - Physically, Foxfire, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Concerts
Foxfire blends art media in concert for deaf 1984-04-26 A "Foxfore" performance will take place at Skokie Public Library on April 29. The performance brings a new dimension of music appreciation to the hearing-impaired. The News, Thursday, April 26, 1984, p. 6 Disabled - Physically, Foxfire, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
On the cover 1984-04-12 Skokie Public Library began its celebration of National Library Week with a mock trial based on the fairy tale "Jack and The Beanstalk. The News, Thursday, April 12, 1984, p. 3 National Library Week, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Libraries kick off festivities for National Library Week 1984-04-05 Films, talks and other special events are scheduled for area libraries next week during National Library Week. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 5, 1984, Sec. 1, p. 1 National Library Week, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Students staging mock trial 1984-03-29 More than 30 fourth graders from nine Skokie schools gathered at the Skokie Public Library on March 21 seeking to become part of the library's upcoming mock trial based on the fairy tale "Jack and the Beanstalk. The News, Thursday, March 29, 1984, p. 3 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
IRS to aid Skokians 1984-03-15 Representatives of the IRS Outreach Program will assist citizens with their tax returns at the Skokie Public Library on March 17th. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 15, 1984, Sec. 1, p. 3 Taxation - Income tax, Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Antarctica lecture slated 1984-03-04 Skokie resident Milton Schober will speak about his travels to Antarctica at the Early Edition Lecture Series at Skokie Public Library on March 5. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, March 4, 1984, Sec. 1, p. 1 Lectures and lecturing, Schober, Milton, Travel, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Oboist and pianist to perform in Young Steinway concert 1984-01-12 Oboist Lesley Lee, 16, and pianist Jean Kim, 14, will be featured in the first joint concert in the Skokie Public Library's Young Steinway Concert Series. The News, Thursday, January 12, 1984, p. 11 Lee, Lesley, Young Steinway Series, Kim, Jean, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Show on Pipers in bag 1983-11-10 Skokie Public Library's Scottish Festival, held earlier this fall, was the first cable television production filmed by a crew of Skokie residents who were trained by Group W Cable. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 10, 1983, Sec. 1, p. 13 Skokie Public Library - Cable television, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Group W Cable
Studio van operational 1983-10-20 Diana Hunter, President of the Skokie Public Library Board of Trustees, participated in the first production taped by local residents for broadcast on public access television. The News, Thursday, October 20, 1983, p. 3 Hunter, Diana, Skokie Public Library - Cable television, Skokie Public Library - Board, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Amnesty declared at library 1983-08-25 The Library has designated Monday, August 29 as Amnesty Day. No fines will be charged that day and everyone is urged to return overdue library materials. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 25, 1983, Sec. 1, p. 13 Skokie Public Library - Operations, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Here's a mobile artist 1983-07-28 Artist Arthur Bauman has a display of mobiles at the Library. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 28, 1983, Sec. 1, p. 14 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Bauman, Arthur
Library hosts open house for newcomers 1983-04-14 The Skokie Public Library will hold an Open House for new residents on Sunday, April 24. Attendees will enjoy library tours, refreshments and a performance by the Free Shakespeare Company of Chicago. The News, Thursday, April 14, 1983, p. 2 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Art demonstration 1983-02-17 The Skokie Art Guild will present an oil wash sports illustration demonstration by Todd Doney on February 22 at Skokie Public Library. Doney's sports illustrations have been published in many magazines. The News, Thursday, February 17, 1983, p. 11 Doney, Todd, Skokie Art Guild, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Train exhibit 1982-12-16 Model electric trains that date from 1910 to 1960 are on display at the library through December 31. The sets are on loan from James M. Rubenstein of Skokie. The News, Thursday, December 16, 1982, p. 17 Rubenstein, James M., Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Put on a happy face 1982-12-09 Merle Jacob, Adult Services Librarian, dressed as a clown and gave a slide presentation about circus parades at the Lieberman Geriatric Centre in Skokie. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 9, 1982, Sec. 1, p. 11 Jacob, Merle, Lieberman Geriatric Center, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Set evening story time 1982-11-25 The Skokie Public Library is now offering an evening preschool story time to make it easier for working parents to bring their children to story time. The News, Thursday, November 25, 1982, p. 12 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Retraining restores confidence 1982-11-11 Olga Kreisberg, senior therapist at the Orchard Mental Health Center in Skokie, recently spoke at the Skokie Public Library. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 11, 1982, Sec. 2, p. 1 Kreisberg, Olga, Employment, Orchard Mental Health Center, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Kids play slated at library 1982-10-10 A play for children will be presented at the library. Twenty-five children will be directed by Judy Ohlwein, who is also producer of Upstage/Downstage Children's Theater. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, October 10, 1982, Sec. 1, p. 1 Plays, Ohlwein, Judy, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
The Chief 1982-09-26 Secretary of State Jim Edgar, who is also State Librarian, visited the Skokie Public Library last week. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, September 26, 1982, Sec. 1, p. 1 Illinois Secretary of State, Edgar, Jim, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Kids 'cook' meal of stoveless fare 1982-09-23 20 children are enrolled in a 'stoveless cooking' class at Skokie Public Library. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 23, 1982, Sec. 2, p. 4 Food and nutrition, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Puppet theater review 1982-09-09 The first performance of the library's new Puppet Playhouse at the Skokie Farmer's Market on August 15 was successful. The next show will be at the library's book sale on the Village Green on September 11. The News, Thursday, September 9, 1982, p. 3 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Library to hold book sale 1982-08-19 The library will hold a book sale on the Village Green from 9am-5pm on September 11. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 19, 1982, Sec. 1, p. 14 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Reading children's books 1982-07-15 A unique summer discussion series, "Adults Discuss Children's Books," is being held on Wednesday evenings, July 14 to August 11. Books for preschoolers to eighth graders will be discussed. The News, Thursday, July 15, 1982, p. 8 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Red Cross volunteer trains sitters 1982-07-08 Skokiean Margaret Weinzimmer, a Red Cross volunteer, taught babysitting classes to young adults at Skokie Public Library this summer. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 8, 1982, Sec. 2, p. 1 Volunteer work, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Weinzimmer, Margaret
Watercolor exhibition 1982-06-24 Ten watercolor paintings by Dorothy Martin are on display at the library through June 29. The News, Thursday, June 24, 1982, p. 15 Martin, Dorothy, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Symphony competition winner giving concert 1982-06-10 Peter Longworth, 17, winner of the Skokie Valley Symphony Orchestra competition last April, will give a piano recital at the library on June 19. The News, Thursday, June 10, 1982, p. 6 Longworth, Peter, Concerts, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Junior newsletter out 1982-06-10 The first issue of "The Eager Reader," the Skokie Public Library's Young People and Children Department's newsletter was delivered to all elementary school in Skokie. Material in the newsletter comes from submissions from Skokie children. The News, Thursday, June 10, 1982, p. 2 Eager Reader, The, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Great Books offer trips for summer 1982-05-30 Allen Schwartz will be organizing Skokie Great Books trips this summer. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, May 30, 1982, Sec. 1, p. 3 Skokie Great Books Group, Schwartz, Allen, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Skokie Historical Society Honors memory of Dr. Klehm 1982-05-23 A Skokie Historical Society exhibit honoring the pioneering spirit of Dr. A. Louise Klehm, Niles Center's first woman physician, is in the Skokie Public Library through May 29. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, May 23, 1982, Sec. 1, p. 3 Skokie Historical Society, Klehm, A. Louise, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Orchestra to play at library 1982-05-16 The Pro Musica Chamber Orchestra, which is comprised of members of the Lyric Opera Orchestra, the Grant Park Orchestra, the Chicago Symphony and freelance musicians, will perform at the library May 17. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, May 16, 1982, Sec. 1, p. 1 Pro Musica Chamber Orchestra, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Allen Schwartz enriches many lives 1982-05-13 Allen Schwartz has been leading a Great Books discussion at Skokie Public Library for 23 years. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 13, 1982, Sec. 1, p. 3 Skokie Great Books Group, Schwartz, Allen, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
New arrival 1982-05-06 A new library piano was dedicated at a concert on April 18. The News, Thursday, May 6, 1982, p. 3 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, del Rosario, Emilio
Panel to discuss utility rates at Skokie Library April 29 1982-04-29 Former WLS television consumer reporter Karen Kalish will moderate a panel on utility rates Thursday, April 29 at the library. The program is sponsored by the Skokie Consumer Affairs Commission. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 29, 1982, Sec. 1, p. 17 Skokie Consumer Affairs Commission, Public utilities, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Library dedicates new piano with concert 1982-04-08 The library will dedicate a new piano with a concert featuring Emilio Del Rosario. Niles Township purchased the piano for the library out of revenue sharing funds. The News, Thursday, April 8, 1982, p. 6 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, del Rosario, Emilio
Library hosts political discussions 1982-03-25 The library will host four discussions of U.S. foreign policy issues on Monday evenings beginning April 19. The News, Thursday, March 25, 1982, p. 9 Foreign Policy Association, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Library industry display shows new technology 1982-03-18 At the March 17 reception honoring an exhibit on safety and forensic engineering, Diana Hunter, President of the Skokie Public Library Board, praised the creators of the exhibit, Triodyne Inc. The News, Thursday, March 18, 1982, p. 11 Triodyne, Inc., Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Party given 1982-03-11 The Library will hold a celebration on March 17 to honor winners and participants in the recent contest to name the newsletter in the Young People and Children's Department. The winner of the contest was Mary Jane Fink. The News, Thursday, March 11, 1982, p. 6 Fink, Mary Jane, Awards, prizes, etc., Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Competitions
Show helps children understand deafness 1982-02-25 Listening Horn Productions will present "Through the Listening Horn," an original musical for children and parents about deafness and sign language, at the Skokie Public Library. The News, Thursday, February 25, 1982, p. 9 Listening Horn Productions, Plays, Music, Disabled - Physically, Through the Listening Horn, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Library honors Illinois women 1982-02-25 The Library will celebrate Illinois Women's History Week, March 7-13. The News, Thursday, February 25, 1982, p. 12 Tholin, Phyllis, Illinois Women's History Week, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
n/a 1982-02-11 Mary Jane Fink, a fifth grade student at Middleton School, is the winner in the Skokie Public Library contest to name the newsletter for the Young People and Children's Department. The News, Thursday, February 11, 1982, p. 1 Fink, Mary Jane, Awards, prizes, etc., Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Competitions
Eager reader 1982-02-11 Mary Jane Fink is the winner of the Skokie Public Library contest to name the newsletter in the Young People and Children's Department. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 11, 1982, Sec. 1, p. 1 Fink, Mary Jane, Awards, prizes, etc., Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Competitions
Log cabin talk set 1982-01-28 Richard Bott, general contractor for the reconstruction of the Village of Skokie's log cabin, will speak at the library on February 1 about conditions that Nicholas Meyer faced in the 1840s when he built the cabin. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 28, 1982, Sec. 1, p. 3 Skokie - History, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Bott, Richard
Let your imagination run-they did 1982-01-28 Fel-Pro recently mounted an exhibit at Skokie Public Library. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 28, 1982, Sec. 1, p. 10 Fel-Pro Inc., Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Merry music maker 1981-12-22 Ruth Conrad, a Skokie semi-retired business executive and active community leader, is displaying her extensive collection of dolls at the library during the month of December. Life - Skokie edition, Tuesday, December 22, 1981, Sec. 4, p. 1 Conrad, Ruth, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
An industrious artist exhibits 1981-11-26 Ted Gall is the artist-in-residence at Fel-Pro Manufacturing in Skokie. His work is currently being exhibited at the library. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 26, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 3 Gall, Ted, Fel-Pro Inc., Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Library sponsors student newspaper 1981-11-12 The Young People and Children's Department at Skokie Public Library plans to publish a newsletter 4 times a year which will provide an outlet for first through eighth graders who want to try creative writing. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 12, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 5 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Library set to show Skokian's fair film 1981-10-18 A documentary film about Chicago's Century of Progress World's Fair will be shown Oct. 19 at the library. The film was made by Skokie resident Marguerite Miller, Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, October 18, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 3 Movies, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Miller, Marguerite
Book club starts season with Plato 1981-10-15 This fall the Skokie Great Books and Contemporary Arts Discussion groups will hold their 23rd consecutive year of literary discussions. Allen Schwartz is the leader of the group. The News, Thursday, October 15, 1981, p. 5 Skokie Great Books Group, Schwartz, Allen, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Learn to freelance at library workshop 1981-09-13 Jerold Kellman of Skokie, the author of "A Writer's Guide to Chicago," will conduct a workshop called "How To Sell What You Write" at the library on Sept. 15. Admission is free. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, September 13, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 3 Kellman, Jerold, Writer's Guide to Chicago, A, Authors, Books, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Books group to begin 1981-09-10 The 23rd consecutive year of Great Books discussions began on Sept. 9th. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 10, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 3 Skokie Great Books Group, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Wood works 1981-08-20 Chicago artist Jeanine Coupe Ryding is displaying her woodcuts at the library through August 30. The News, Thursday, August 20, 1981, p. 13 Ryding, Jeanine Coupe, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Library to give bags 1981-06-25 The Skokie Public Library will be distributing book bags at the June 28 opening of the Skokie Farmers Market. Pamphlets will also be given out which list library books on cooking in different parts of the world. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 25, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 3 Farmers markets, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Fingerman exhibits drawings at Skokie Public Library 1981-06-18 Drawings by Skokian Ruth Fingerman, ceramic sculpture made by six Mayer Kaplan Jewish Community Center students, and pottery made by two women who work at the Mayer Kaplan JCC are on display at the library. The News, Thursday, June 18, 1981, p. 4 Fingerman, Ruth, Mayer Kaplan Jewish Community Center, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Skokie library to hold book sale 1981-03-19 Skokie Public Library will hold a book sale on March 21 and 22. Proceeds from the sale will be added to the library's book budget. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 19, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 2 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Library selling books 1981-03-12 Books on many subjects will be offered for sale at the library on March 21 and 22. The proceeds from the sale will be added to the library's book budget. The News, Thursday, March 12, 1981, p. 2 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Voyager recalls La Salle Expedition II 1981-02-19 Reid H. Lewis of Elgin, the leader of the 1976-77 La Salle Expedition II trip, will present a multimedia slide show about that journey on Feb. 22 at the library. The News, Thursday, February 19, 1981, p. 2 La Salle Expedition II, Lewis, Reid H., Travel, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Skokie library to retrace voyage 1981-02-19 The leader of the 1976-77 La Salle Expedition II trip, Reid H. Lewis, will present a slide show about the journey on Feb. 22 at the library. The program is sponsored by the Canadian Consulate General. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 19, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 2 La Salle Expedition II, Lewis, Reid H., Travel, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Society displays photos at Sko Library 1980-12-11 Skokie Photographic Society holds its annual photography exhibit in the Skokie Library during the month of December. The News, Thursday, December 11, 1980, p. 25 Photography, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Library shows Johnson's art 1980-08-14 An exhibit of paintings and silkscreen by artist Anna L. Johnson is at the Skokie Public Library. The News, Thursday, August 14, 1980, p. 6 Johnson, Anna L., Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
In honor of women 1980-08-14 On August 21 the Library will present the film "Union Maids", a tribute to working women. The News, Thursday, August 14, 1980, p. 24 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Fail Safe 1980-08-07 The Library will show the movie "Fail Safe" on August 14th. The News, Thursday, August 7, 1980, p. 13 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
On exhibit 1980-07-31 David Pearlman's collection of stamps depicting famous philosophers is on display at the Library. The News, Thursday, July 31, 1980, p. 18 Pearlman, David, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Early edition lecture 1980-07-31 Dr. Maristella Goebel will discuss therapeutic hypnosis at the Library on August 4th. The News, Thursday, July 31, 1980, p. 14 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Holly lecture highlights show 1980-07-17 A slide show on the life and music of Buddy Holly will be presented at the Library on July 22nd. The News, Thursday, July 17, 1980, p. 8 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Welcome to days of yesteryear with Buddy Holly 1980-07-13 The Library will hold a program dedicated to Buddy Holly and his music on July 22nd. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, July 13, 1980, Sec. 1, p. 3 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Stunning architecture part of Library's show 1980-06-26 Thirties and Forties Modern in Chicago" is the photographic exhibit at the Library. Also on display is "Collector's Dolls from Around the World". The News, Thursday, June 26, 1980, p. 19 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Choir holds concert in Library 1980-06-12 North Shore Chamber Choir to perform at Library on June 30. The News, Thursday, June 12, 1980, p. 4 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Poets, writers invited to read 1980-06-08 The Library will hold an "open reading" on June 10th. Professional and amateur authors are invited. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, June 8, 1980, Sec. 1, p. 2 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Readers' Forum 1980-06-05 Poets and writers of short prose will read from their works as part of the Skokie Public Library "Readers' Forum". The News, Thursday, June 5, 1980, p. 17 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Consider your job options 1980-03-02 Susan Nixon, editorial director for WBBM, will speak at the Library on March 5th. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, March 2, 1980, Sec. 1, p. 5 Nixon, Susan, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Castle and checkmate at Library's chess fair 1979-12-20 The Library will host the fifth chess openhouse on December 26th. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 20, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 12 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Suburban photo group to exhibit at Sko Library 1979-12-13 Skokie Photographic Society will have an exhibit at the Skokie Library during the month of December. The News, Thursday, December 13, 1979, p. 8 Skokie Photographic Society, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Smith gives certificates 1979-12-06 Mayor Albert Smith will present certificates to students participating in the art display at the Library. The News, Thursday, December 6, 1979, p. 6 Smith, Albert J., Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Collagraph Exhibit 1979-12-06 An exhibit of collagraphs by Esther Brenner-Pullman will be on display in the Skokie Library. The News, Thursday, December 6, 1979, p. 19 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Skokie author writes about writing 1979-12-02 Jerold Kellman will give a lecture on freelance writing in the Library on December 4th. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, December 2, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 1 Kellman, Jerold, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Israeli film fest 1979-11-29 Israeli film, "Operation Thunderbolt", will be shown at the Library. The News, Thursday, November 29, 1979, p. 23 Movies, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Freelance discussion 1979-11-29 Jerold Kellman will speak at the Library on "Promises and Pitfalls of Freelance Writing". The News, Thursday, November 29, 1979, p. 23 Lectures and lecturing, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Honors 20 years of singing: Chamber choir to appear at Library 1979-11-29 North Shore Chamber Choir is celebrating its 20th season with a concert at the Library. The News, Thursday, November 29, 1979, p. 12 Music, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
North suburban choir to sing at Skokie Library 1979-11-29 The North Shore Chamber Choir will perform at the Library and the Skokie Photographic Society will have an exhibit. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 29, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 15 Skokie Photographic Society, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Book Discussion 1979-11-22 Book discussion on two short stories by F. Scott Fitzgerald will be held at the Library on November 28th. The News, Thursday, November 22, 1979, p. 23 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Israeli literature 1979-11-15 During the week of November 12th the Library will host a talk on contemporary Israeli literature. The News, Thursday, November 15, 1979, p. 15 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Israeli film fest 1979-11-08 Israeli films will be shown at the Library during the Israel Culture Festival during the month of November. The News, Thursday, November 8, 1979, p. 17 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Film & lecture series: Highlight culturfest event 1979-11-08 Israel Culturfest is a month of exhibits and programs on Israeli culture at the Library. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 8, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 8 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Israel culturefest to open here 1979-10-25 Israel CultureFest to open November 1st at the Library. The News, Thursday, October 25, 1979, p. 7 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Dr. Seuss birthday party set 1979-10-25 The play "Dr. Seuss on the Loose" will be performed at the Library on October 28th. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 25, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 7 Dr. Seuss on the Loose, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Film series 1979-10-18 The "Greatest Show on Earth" will be shown at the Library on October 18th. The News, Thursday, October 18, 1979, p. 17 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
The Skokie Valley Chapter... 1979-10-18 Skokie Valley chapter of Lyric Opera of Chicago will present a lecture and photographic exhibit at the Library. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 18, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 11 Lyric Opera of Chicago, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Lupus and pregnancy 1979-10-14 A lecture on "Lupus and Pregnancy" will be given on October 14th at the Library. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, October 14, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 3 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
On the Beach 1979-10-04 The Library will show the film, "On the Beach" on October 4th. The News, Thursday, October 4, 1979, p. 17 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Poetry reading 1979-10-04 On October 9th at the library Dennis Brutus, an exiled South African poet, will read from his poetry. The News, Thursday, October 4, 1979, p. 17 Brutus, Dennis, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Skokie residents... 1979-09-27 A brochure describing Library programs will be delivered to all residents by September 29th. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 27, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 13 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
3 opera films highlight fall at Library 1979-09-06 As a tribute to the 25th season of the Lyric Opera the Library will show three opera films this fall. The News, Thursday, September 6, 1979, p. 8 Lyric Opera of Chicago, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Weaving demonstration 1979-09-06 The North Shore Weavers Guild will demonstrate spinning and weaving on September 9th at the Library. The News, Thursday, September 6, 1979, p. 17 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Opera profile 1979-09-06 Skokie Valley Chapter of the Lyric Opera will lecture on the opera "Faust" by Gounod on September 9th at the Library. The News, Thursday, September 6, 1979, p. 17 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Poetry reading 1979-09-06 Kathleen Lombardo will give a poetry reading on September 11th at the Library. The News, Thursday, September 6, 1979, p. 17 Lombardo, Kathleen, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Weaving exhibit 1979-08-30 In September a contemporary weaving exhibit will be at the Library. On September 6th there will be a lecture on dying yarns. The News, Thursday, August 30, 1979, p. 17 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Chess Open House 1979-08-16 The 4th Chess Open House will be held at the Library on August 20th. The News, Thursday, August 16, 1979, p. 17 Games - Chess, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Libraries 1979-08-16 A chess open house will be held at the Library on August 20th. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 16, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 6 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Library reading 1979-08-09 Novelist Eugene Wildman will read selections from his fiction on August 14th. The News, Thursday, August 9, 1979, p. 15 Wildman, Eugene, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Print display 1979-08-02 Artist Dina Sigmund will exhibit her prints at the Library through August. The News, Thursday, August 2, 1979, p. 19 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Sigmund, Dina
Quartet to play Sunday 1979-07-26 The Giocoso String Quartet will perform at the Library on July 31. The News, Thursday, July 26, 1979, p. 13 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Area string quartet to play Ives, Beethoven 1979-07-26 The Giocoso String Quartet will perform at the Library on July 31st. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 26, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 4 Giocoso String Quartet, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Best-seller discussion 1979-07-19 A discussion of "The World According to Garp" by John Irving will be held at the Library. The News, Thursday, July 19, 1979, p. 20 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Chess open house 1979-06-28 Library will host the third Chess Open House on July 2. The News, Thursday, June 28, 1979, p. 22 Games - Chess, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Nilehi teens 'break out' in original production 1979-06-28 Ten Niles East students will present "Breaking Out", an original musical production, at the Library on July 6th. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 28, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 14 Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Student activities, Breaking Out, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Niles East High School
Chinese artist's works on display at Library 1979-06-21 Paintings by Victor Jug and photographs by Edward Levy are on display at the Library. The News, Thursday, June 21, 1979, p. 11 Levy, Edward, Jug, Victor, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Skokie Library starting sign-up for summer 1979-06-07 Skokie Library to have evening book discussions this summer. The News, Thursday, June 7, 1979, p. 10 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Poet to speak 1979-05-31 Arnold Aprill, a former Skokie resident, will give a poetry reading at the Library on June 12th. The News, Thursday, May 31, 1979, p. 4 Aprill, Arnold, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Niles East dance group in performance at Library 1979-05-20 Niles East dance company will be performing at the Library on May 22nd. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, May 20, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 3 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Elderly performers return to acting up 1979-05-17 Acting Up" a troupe of performers all over the age 60 will perform at the Skokie Library on June 1. The News, Thursday, May 17, 1979, p. 9 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Library screening "Hospital 1979-05-17 The Hospital", a satirical feature film, will be shown at the Library on May 24. The News, Thursday, May 17, 1979, p. 22 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Jean Renoir tribute 1979-05-03 Jean Renoir's film, "The Rules of the Game", will be shown and discussed at the Skokie Public Library on May 3. The News, Thursday, May 3, 1979, p. 19 Walsh, Gene, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
2 writers to read own prose at library 1979-05-03 Thalia Cheronis Selz and Pamela Painter Skeen will read from their prose at the Skokie Library on May 8. The News, Thursday, May 3, 1979, p. 11 Skeen, Pamela Painter, Selz, Thalia Cheronis, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Skokie Library to feature writers reading works 1979-05-03 Writers Thelia Cheronis Selz and Pamela Painter Skeen will read selections from their prose on May 8th at the Library. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 3, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 11 Skeen, Pamela Painter, Selz, Thelia Cheronis, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Woodwind group to perform 1979-04-26 The woodwind ensemble, I Cinque Fiati, will perform at the Skokie Library. The News, Thursday, April 26, 1979, p. 10 I Cinque Fiati, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Don't put children down, says Skokie therapist 1979-04-26 In a lecture at the Library, Shirley Gould gave her views on raising successful children. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 26, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 12 Gould, Shirley, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
African violets 1979-04-19 Skokie Garden Club will present a program on african violets at the Skokie Library. The News, Thursday, April 19, 1979, p. 21 Garden Club of Skokie, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Skokie Library shows Renoir masterpiece 1979-04-19 Information on two films, "The Rules of the Game" and "Destination America", that will be shown at the Library Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 19, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 11 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Seidman in bloom 1979-04-12 Photographs by Norma Seidman will be exhibited in the Skokie Library. The News, Thursday, April 12, 1979, p. 10 Seidman, Norma, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Nutritionist to talk 1979-04-12 Jacqueline Marcus, M.S., Good Health Program nutritionist at Skokie Valley Hospital, will give 2 lectures at the Skokie Library. The News, Thursday, April 12, 1979, p. 10 Marcus, Jacqueline, Skokie Valley Hospital, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Skokie psychotherapist talks about self-esteem 1979-04-12 Skokie psychotherapist, Shirley Gould, will give a talk about helping children develop a sense of high self-esteem at the Library. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 12, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 8 Gould, Shirley, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Spring Force' hits library 1979-04-05 Spring Force", an exhibit of paintings by Natalie Crews, will be at the Skokie Library. The News, Thursday, April 5, 1979, p. 13 Crews, Natalie, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
A demonstration... 1979-03-29 Father Elias of the Eastern Orthodox Church will demonstrate the batik process of decorating eggs at the Library on April 8th. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 29, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 5 Elias, Father, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
An exhibit of ... 1979-03-29 During the month of April, artist Natalie Crews will have an exhibit at the Library. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 29, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 5 Crews, Natalie, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Story time and mime 1979-03-15 Storyteller, Barbara Brandell, and mime artist, Mark Zwartz, will perform at the Library. The News, Thursday, March 15, 1979, p. 15 Brandell, Barbara, Zwartz, Mark, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Skokie Library hosts flute recital March 25 1979-03-15 Flute Studio of Mary Louise Poor will perform a concert at the Library. The News, Thursday, March 15, 1979, p. 10 Music, Poor, Mary Louise, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Travel through history via the flute at Skokie Library 1979-03-15 The ensemble "Flutes Unlimited" will perform using historical instruments at the Library on March 25th. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 15, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 9 Flutes Unlimited, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Library movie deals with immigration 1979-03-08 The documentary film series "Destination America" will be shown at the Library every Wednesday evening for nine weeks. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 8, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 12 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Senior Council again sponsors tax consulting for the elderly 1979-03-01 Tax counseling services to older taxpayers is available at the Library. The News, Thursday, March 1, 1979, p. 10 Taxation - Income tax, Aged, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
On our cover 1979-02-22 Marilyn Sward will lecture on the process of handmade papermaking at the Skokie Art Guild meeting at the Library on February 27. The News, Thursday, February 22, 1979, p. 3 Skokie Art Guild, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
On the Job' looks at the worker in Illinois 1979-02-22 A photographic exhibit, "On the Job", of working men and women will be on display in the Library. The News, Thursday, February 22, 1979, p. 12 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Papermaking will... 1979-02-22 The Skokie Art Guild will present a program on papermaking at the Library. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 22, 1979, Sec. 2, p. 1 Skokie Art Guild, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Thurber on film at Skokie Library 1979-02-15 Two Thurber comedies will be show at the Library on February 22nd. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 15, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 2 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Renaissance music, dance 1979-02-08 Old Town Renaissance Consort will present a program of music and dance from the renaissance at the Library on February 11. The News, Thursday, February 8, 1979, p. 16 Old Towne Renaissance Consort, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Poetry, fiction readings 1979-02-08 Authors Sara Plath and John Jacob will read selections of their works at the Library on March 13. The News, Thursday, February 8, 1979, p. 15 Plath, Sara, Lectures and lecturing, Jacob, John, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Skokie finishes mini-test of film 1979-02-08 Article on "American Short Story Film Series" program held at Library. The News, Thursday, February 8, 1979, p. 10 Goodfriend, Iris, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Libraries 1979-02-01 Old Town Renaissance Consort will perform at Library during February. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 1, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 15 Old Towne Renaissance Consort, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Skokie Library has free tax service for seniors 1979-01-28 Tax counseling services for senior citizens will be offered at Library. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, January 28, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 3 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Miniature legion: Handcrafted army marches to victory at Skokie Library 1979-01-28 Exhibit on handcrafted military miniatures at the Library. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, January 28, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 3 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Find a mate for chess fun 1979-01-18 Ron Oberman and Richard Bodenheimer helped organize a chess meet at the Library. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 18, 1979, Sec. 4, p. 2 Games - Chess, Oberman, Ron, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Bodenheimer, Richard
Small soldiers make big mark 1979-01-11 Hand crafted military miniatures are on display during January at the Library. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 11, 1979, Sec. 4, p. 7 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Library keyed to consumers 1979-01-11 Lectures at the Library during January include Archie Palmer on taxes and Bernstein, Al on boxing. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 11, 1979, Sec. 4, p. 7 Bernstein, Al, Palmer, Archie, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Taking his show on the road 1979-01-04 Bill Whorrall's art exhibit, "Road Works", will be shown in the Library. The News, Thursday, January 4, 1979, p. 9 Whorrall, Bill, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Poetry readings 1979-01-04 David Hernandez and Mary Swander will read poetry from their works at the Library. The News, Thursday, January 4, 1979, p. 25 Hernandez, David, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Swander, Mary
Miss Illinois to play in recital at Library 1979-01-04 Debra Carlson, Miss Illinois 1978, will perform a flute recital in the Skokie Library. The News, Thursday, January 4, 1979, p. 16 Music, Carlson, Debra, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Agatha Christie... 1979-01-04 The film versions of the Agatha Christie's mysteries will be shown at the Library during January. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 4, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 4 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Truckin 1979-01-04 An exhibit of the work of artist, Bill Whorrall, will be shown in the Library during January. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 4, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 4 Whorrall, Bill, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Breathtaking 1979-01-04 Miss Illinois 1978, Debra Carlson, will present a flute recital at the Library on January 7th. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 4, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 4 Carlson, Debra, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Your move: Checkout this open house in Skokie, mate 1978-12-21 Second annual chess open house will be held at the Library on December 26th. The News, Thursday, December 21, 1978, p. 8 Games - Chess, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
And in this corner, a boxing program 1978-12-21 Author, Bernstein, Al will speak at the Library on January 3rd. Mr Bernstein wrote "Boxing for Beginners". The News, Thursday, December 21, 1978, p. 10 Bernstein, Al, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Flute, viola and harp set for Skokie Library 1978-11-23 The Bergerac Trio will perform at the Library on December 3rd. The News, Thursday, November 23, 1978, p. 9 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Bergerac Trio
Library film series opens for discussion 1978-11-12 An American Short Story Film series is being held at the Library. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, November 12, 1978, Sec. 1, p. 3 Movies, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Short stories come to Library screen 1978-11-02 The Library will be showing "The American Short Story Film Series". The News, Thursday, November 2, 1978, p. 17 Gelfond, Marlene, Schwartz, Allen, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Play music of masters at Skokie Library 1978-10-05 Giocoso String Quartet will perform at the Library on October 8. The News, Thursday, October 5, 1978, p. 14 Giocoso String Quartet, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Valentino stars in Library series 1978-10-01 A Valentino film festival will be shown throughout October at the Library. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, October 1, 1978, Sec. 1, p. 2 Movies, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Artist opens Skokie show 1978-09-14 Art by Liza Littlefield will be shown at the Library during September. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 14, 1978, Sec. 4, p. 6 Littlefield, Liza, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Skokie Doctor discusses SLE 1978-09-14 Dr. Severo Guerrero will speak on coping with Systemic Lupus Erythematogus on September 18 at the Library. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 14, 1978, Sec. 4, p. 10 Guerrero, Severo, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Student artists display works 1978-08-17 Art created at District 68's summer art workshop will be displayed at the Library. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 17, 1978, Sec. 1, p. 5 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Public School District 68 - Student activities
Cylinder 1978-08-10 A ceramic sculpture by Lisa Lefkowitz is on exhibit at the Library during August. The News, Thursday, August 10, 1978, p. 6 Lefkowitz, Lisa, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Williams show opens at Library 1978-08-03 An exhibit of art by Skokie artist, Janet Williams, will be displayed in the Library during August. The News, Thursday, August 3, 1978, p. 14 Williams, Janet, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Skokie Library shows photos 1978-07-30 Photography by Julie Taylor will be on display at the Library. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, July 30, 1978, Sec. 1, p. 2 Taylor, Julie, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Art exhibit 1978-07-06 Artist, Amy Shenz-Kohler, will have an exhibit at the Library during July. The News, Thursday, July 6, 1978, p. 14 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Shenz-Kohler, Amy
Sculptor Jill... 1978-06-08 Jill Natasha Parker, sculptor, will have an exhibit at the Library during June. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 8, 1978, Sec. 1, p. 10 Parker, Jill Natasha, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Skokie Valley Choir plans annual concert 1978-04-30 Skokie Valley Concert Choir will perform at the Library on May 21st. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, April 30, 1978, Sec. 1, p. 2 Skokie Valley Concert Choir, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Kenton art on display at Skokie Library 1978-04-06 Art work of Kenton school students will be on display at the Library. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 6, 1978, Sec. 1, p. 4 Kenton School, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Holocaust display includes documents 1978-04-06 The display "The Holocaust: 1933-1945" will be at the Library during the month of April. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 6, 1978, Sec. 1, p. 18 Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
View of China 1978-03-30 Mr and Mrs Neil King will present slides and lecture on their recent trip to China at the Library on April 2nd. The News, Thursday, March 30, 1978, p. 22 King, Neil, Travel, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Public Library displays art work of Baers 1978-03-12 Art work by Leonard and Thelma Baer is on display at the Library. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, March 12, 1978, Sec. 1, p. 3 Baer, Thelma, Baer, Leonard, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Family stress a library topic 1978-01-19 Orchard Mental Health Center will present an informal discussion on family stress in the Library on January 25th The News, Thursday, January 19, 1978, p. 18 Orchard Mental Health Center, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Public library features steel sculpture exhibit 1977-11-06 Brian Monaghan, sculptor, will have exhibition of his works at Library. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, November 6, 1977, Sec. 1, p. 3 Monaghan, Brian, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Niles East grad comes back to discuss her kid's books 1977-06-16 Marilyn Hirsh to give storytelling program at Library. The News, Thursday, June 16, 1977, p. 26 Hirsh, Marilyn, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Poets visit library 1977-06-09 Poets Phyllis Landando and Patrick McPhee will read from their works at the Library. The News, Thursday, June 9, 1977, p. 6 Landando, Phyllis, McPhee, Patrick, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Historical happening 1977-06-09 Wilmette group of Hadassah gave a historical fashion show at the Library on March 16th. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 9, 1977, Sec. 2, p. 1 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Hadassah
Library offers two income tax classes 1977-01-30 Two classes on recent changes to tax laws will be held at Library on February 2nd. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, January 30, 1977, p. 1 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Fiber fun... 1977-01-23 Fiber artist Kim Myung-Sook has an exhibition at the Library. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, January 23, 1977, p. 6 Myung-Sook, Kim, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Sunday Mozart concert at Skokie library features Chicago Chamber Winds 1977-01-20 Chicago Chamber Winds to give all Mozart concert at the Library. The News, Thursday, January 20, 1977, p. 20 Chicago Chamber Winds, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Chicago area poets at Skokie library 1977-01-09 Poets Angela Jackson and Eileen Cherry will read selections of their poetry at the Library. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, January 9, 1977, p. 1 Cherry, Eileen, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Jackson, Angela
Two exhibits at Skokie Library 1975-11-13 Exhibits of paintings by Alma Mathews and photographs by Milton and Joan Mann are at the Library. The News, Thursday, November 13, 1975, p. 30 Mathews, Alma, Mann, Milton, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Mann, Joan
Skokian Cablk gives talk on architecture 1975-10-30 Irene Cablk to give lecture on the development of the skyscraper in Chicago. The News, Thursday, October 30, 1975, p. 16 Cablk, Irene, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Sculpture showings 1975-07-24 Sculptures by Anne Prower are on display at the Library. The News, Thursday, July 24, 1975, p. 17 Prower, Anne, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Poet is guest 1975-06-12 Lisel Mueller, author, is scheduled to give two programs at the Library. The News, Thursday, June 12, 1975, p. 18 Authors, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Gold, IRS in spotlight 1975-01-30 Arthur Lozins will speak on "Banks, Politics, Credit, and Gold" at the Library on Feb. 3rd. The News, Thursday, January 30, 1975, p. 15 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Shakespeare at the library 1975-01-09 Skokie Fine Arts Commission and the Skokie Library will present "Getting Together with Shakespeare" on Jan. 12th. The News, Thursday, January 9, 1975, p. 10 Skokie Fine Arts Commission, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Freeze Dried Artists at Skokie Library 1974-08-01 Freeze Dried Artists exhibit at Library. The News, Thursday, August 1, 1974, p. 18 Freeze Dried Artists, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Louis Schutz 1974-04-25 Artist Louis Schutz has exhibit at Library. The News, Thursday, April 25, 1974, p. 19 Schutz, Louis, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Skokie concert 1973-12-06 Beauvoir Singers will perform at Library on December 12th. The News, Thursday, December 6, 1973, p. 16 Beauvoir Singers, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Skokie Library has camera exhibits 1973-11-08 Library has exhibit of color photos by Allan Zee and collection of old photographs and cameras belonging to Ron Gould. The News, Thursday, November 8, 1973, p. 13 Gould, Ron, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Zee, Allan
Bawden stops at library 1972-10-05 Author Nina Bawden will speak at Library on October 12th. The News, Thursday, October 5, 1972, p. 15 Bawden, Nina, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Skokie Library shows China art 1972-05-04 Collection of paintings from China on exhibit at Library. The News, Thursday, May 4, 1972, p. 28 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Pottery display at Skokie Library 1971-10-07 Skokie Library has exhibit of pre-Columbian pottery. The News, Thursday, October 7, 1971, p. 22 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Gould photos at library 1971-09-23 Ronald Gould has photography exhibit at Library. The News, Thursday, September 23, 1971, p. 14 Gould, Ronald, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Tell stories at library 1971-01-28 Library begins story hours for pre-school children. The News, Thursday, January 28, 1971, p. 18 Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits,
Val Ward and Madrigal for Library show 1969-05-01 Val Ward and Madrigal Singers of Nilehi East appear at Library as part of Skokie Fine Arts Festival. The News, Thursday, May 1, 1969, p. 9 Ward, Val Gray, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Student activities, Skokie Fine Arts Festival, Skokie Fine Arts Commission, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Niles East High School
Local artist displays work at Library 1969-03-13 Paintings by artist, Arthur Grant Hansen, are on display at Library. The News, Thursday, March 13, 1969, p. 6 Hansen, Arthur Grant, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Yugoslav arts at Skokie Library 1968-11-14 Librarian Sofia Yovicich exhibits art she brought from her native Yugoslavia. The News, Thursday, November 14, 1968, p. 8 Yovicich, Sofia, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
John, blow that horn! 1968-04-25 John Klemmer performs at the Skokie Library. The News, Thursday, April 25, 1968, p. 19 Klemmer, John, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Skokians ceramics at Library 1968-04-04 Skokie artist, Maurice Macy Dorf, has exhibit at Library. The News, Thursday, April 4, 1968, p. 9 Dorf, Maurice Macy, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits