Upcoming Programs

 


November 2018

Time and date TBA

C.O.D. Campus address 425 Fawell Blvd Glen Ellyn, 60137 WDCB Public Radio, 90.9 FM

An introduction to public radio with Ken Scott.


Saturday, December 1, 2018

12 Noon Holiday Luncheon

Clara’s Italian Restaurant  : $30 per person

“A Taste of Italy” buffet and Cash Bar

Our annual festive get together will include a Holiday sing along.

Please contact us to make your reservation by November 26.


Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Social: 6:30 pm Program: 7 pm Business Meeting: 8:15 pm

Downers Grove Public Library

The branch with host a guest speaker from NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness.  NAMI is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness. NAMI educates, advocates, listens, & leads.


Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Social: 6:30 pm Program: 7 pm Business Meeting: 8:15 pm

Downers Grove Public Library

Guest speaker Tom Joyce Book has used his experience as a professional book appraiser to help us price the Curio/Better Books Section at the Used Book Sale for a number of years.


Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Social: 6:30 pm Program: 7 p.m. Business Meeting: 8:15 pm

Downers Grove Public Library,

Ten People from Illinois Who Changed History (… Besides Abraham Lincoln) You probably know Abraham Lincoln lived part of his life in Illinois, but did you know that Walt Disney, Betty Freidan and Charles Walgreen also called the Prairie State home? Join historian Leslie Goddard, Ph.D., for this illustrated lecture commemorating the state’s 2018 bicentennial. We’ll look at ten intriguing people from Illinois, including heads of state, newsmakers, inventors, and others. They are all from Illinois and they all changed the world.


Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Equal Pay Day Rally

Co-Sponsored by The League of Women Voters


Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Social: 6:30 pm Program: 7:00 pm Business Meeting: 8:15pm

Downers Grove Public Library

Nancy Drew Presentation by Susan Becker

Nancy Drew, America’s favorite girl detective, burst on the scene in 1930. Spunky, curious and more fearless than she should be, Nancy was an immediate success with girls yearning for a feminist role model before they even knew they wanted one! Learn about this iconic teen detective and the real Caroline Keene who created Nancy and her world.


Saturday, May 4, 2019

Installation and Celebration Brunch

9:30 am Business Meeting: 10:15 am Program: 10:45 a.m.

(Member Recognition, Awards, Officer Installation)

Downers Grove Public Library

Join us for a delicious, board member-catered brunch, followed by our end-of-the-year wrap-up and celebration. Wear a colorful hat in preparation for a whole group picture!

Contact us to save your spot by April 28!