Lyric Opera Lecture: Die Meistersinger

Charlie DeWitt of the Lyric Opera Lecture Corps will present the history and music of "Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg." This is the seventh Lyric Opera Lectures in the 2012-2013 series shared by Oak Park and River Forest Public Libraries.

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Art Associates: "Chicago and the Art of Migration, 1900-1950"

David Stark of the Art Institute of Chicago shares art and stories about the immigrant experience in Chicago with his lecture "They Seek a City: Chicago and the Art of Migration."

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Dragon Days and Knight Time Marionette Show

Celebrate our Winter Family Reading Program, Get Fired Up About Reading, with this one of a kind variety show! There will be dragons, knights, acrobats and royalty, all performed by the talented marionette artist, Dave Herzog. All ages. Register in person, online at oppl.org/events or by calling 708-386-9032 beginning December 18.

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Open Boardgame Play

Open game play on the first and third Wednesday of every month. Bring your own board games, or just bring yourself.

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Lego Club

We supply plenty of these popular building blocks so your kids can have a blast being creative, making structures and creatures of all shapes and sizes. All ages. No registration.

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Brave Movie Screening

Take a break from the cold with the story of a fiery lass! Rated PG, 93 minutes.

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Maze Branch Library Closed

Closed for holiday

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Main Library Closed

Closed for holiday

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FACADES

Four local women artists have collaborated for the exhibit in the Oak Park Public Library Art Gallery this month they have titled "Facades." The artists are Maura Checconi Crubellati, Nancy Wisti Grayson, Marcia Palazzolo and Ann Primack. A reception for the artists will be Sunday, March 10, from 3 to 5 p.m. in the Art Gallery. The reception is free and open to the public.

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Under the Sea

The Idea Box becomes a watery wonderland. Make a seascape of your own design and join the fishbowl. In the Main Library's Idea Box May 6 - 31.

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