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Understanding Alzheimer’s and Dementia

Understanding Alzheimer’s and Dementia

Alzheimer’s is the most common cause of dementia. John Hosteny, Community Educator of the Alzheimer’s Association, will discuss this disease affecting millions of Americans everyday.

VIRTUAL: Danny Trejo talks Tacos, Hollywood, and Redemption

We are excited to welcome Actor/Author/Restaurateur Danny Trejo, who has developed a prolific career in the entertainment industry with a hard-earned and atypical road to success.

Mindful Movement – Reduce Stress and Increase Energy

Join us for a session of gentle stretching and movement to reduce stress and increase energy.  For all ages and levels of fitness.  Led by Westmont Body & Brain Yoga and Tai-Chi.

VIRTUAL: Chair Yoga

Improve joint health, core strength, range of motion, balance, and the ability to breathe deeply without getting on the floor or standing on your head! Taught by Tom Wilkens of Dancing Cranes Yoga.

Virtual: Invisible Warriors – An Introduction to the Film

Please welcome documentary historian Gregory S. Cooke for an introduction to his film “Invisible Warriors.” The film shares the experiences of a small group of elegant ladies who represent the 600,000 Black women who fled lives as domestics and sharecroppers to work in factories and governments offices during WWII.

Library Edition Book Club: The Violin Conspiracy

Join HPL’s Library Edition Book Club! Discussions take place Wednesday afternoons (usually the third Wednesday of the month) at 2:00. Copies of the book will be available on our Book Club Holds shelf.

Bagley House Restoration: Hinsdale’s Own Frank Lloyd Wright

Safina Uberoi will join us to provide an update on the restoration of the Bagley House, discuss balancing historical preservation with modern living, and offer advice on renovating a historic home.

VIRTUAL: The Weird & Wonderful World with Mary Roach, An Illinois Libraries Present Event

Join us for an entertaining and hilarious evening with New York Times best-selling author Mary Roach! Roach will discuss her frank approach to science, the importance of humor, and explore the weird, wonderful world in which we live.

Community Conversations: Historic Preservation Incentives

Join us for a discussion of the new code changes to Title 14 and the Zoning Code that offer incentives for historic preservation in Hinsdale.

Dog Man Release Party

Part dog, part man, and ALL HERO! Celebrate the newest release of the wildly popular series Dog Man by Dav Pilkey.