Upcoming Events
Des Plaines Public Library - Meeting Room B/C
Wed, Sep 27, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
German historian Anette Isaacs will explore Martin Luther's colorful and riveting life. She will also provide insights into daily life in the 16th century.

Des Plaines Public Library - Meeting Room B/C
Sat, Sep 30, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Medicare can be confusing and expensive. This educational seminar will get you up to speed on what Medicare covers.

Des Plaines Public Library - Meeting Room B/C
Sun, Oct 01, 1:30pm - 3:45pm
A free screening of a feature film Fences. Sponsored by Friends of the Library.

Des Plaines Public Library - Meeting Room B/C
Wed, Oct 04, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Discover the beautiful fall foliage of Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Des Plaines Public Library - Terrace
Fri, Oct 06, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Join us for an evening of spooky tales and songs about ghost ships and haunted lighthouses!
This event is full

Des Plaines Public Library - Meeting Room B/C
Wed, Oct 18, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
In this slide lecture, art historian Jeff Mishur discusses the impact Luther and the Protestant movement had on the history of art.

Des Plaines Public Library - Meeting Room B/C
Fri, Oct 20, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Test your knowledge of things you should have learned in school while socializing with new or old friends and enjoying snacks and drinks.

Des Plaines Public Library - Meeting Room B/C
Sun, Oct 29, 2:00pm - 3:10pm
Acoustic duo Donna Herula and Tony Nardiello will perform a selection of Chicago, Delta, and Country Blues.

Des Plaines Public Library - Meeting Room B/C
Wed, Nov 01, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Learn how to tidy your home, mind, and life.

Des Plaines Public Library - 4th Floor Forum
Sat, Nov 04, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Instructor Bob Walker will introduce beginners to shorter sections of Tai Chi form that will provide the exercise and meditation benefits of the longer form.

Des Plaines Public Library - Meeting Room B/C
Sun, Nov 05, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
A free screening of the feature film The Beguiled. Sponsored by Friends of the Library

Des Plaines Public Library - Meeting Room C
Tue, Nov 07, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Racing to write 50 000 words for National Novel Writing Month? Come to the library for a NaNoWriMo write in! Bring your laptop for writing sprints. Refreshments and prizes.