PRESENTATION: RIDE THE RAILS
Saturday, October 21 at 11am
Authors Robert and Kandace Tabern of the American Passenger Rail Heritage Foundation present on their railroad guidebook Outside the Rails: A Rail Route Guide from Chicago to St. Paul, MN
and the historic Milwaukee Road railroad that runs through Morton Grove. Book selling and signing to follow.
BEGINNER'S GUIDE TO THE GOLDEN AGE OF RADIO
Tuesday, October 31 at 11:30am
Join Steve Darnall, host of WDCB-FM’s “Those Were the Days,” for a look back at some of the biggest shows and stars of the golden age of radio. He'll use sound clips and stories to illuminate how radio became America’s first modern mass medium.
BOOK A LIBRARIAN FOR TECHNOLOGY TRAINING
Just got a new device you're not sure how to use? Need a little help with something confusing on your computer? We can provide individual guidance for you! Morton Grove cardholders can schedule a 1-on-1 appointment with a librarian for technology training. Request a Book a Librarian appointment online or call 847-929-5101.
Want the next must-read book or new music to listen to in the car? MGPL has resources to help with that. MyMediaMall, eReadIllinois, and Hoopla are full of ebooks, audiobooks, albums, and movies you can access for free on any mobile device or computer. Learn more here.
WIFI HOTSPOTS AVAILABLE FOR CHECKOUT
Bring the internet wherever you go with WiFi Hotspots, available to be checked out for two weeks at a time by Morton Grove residents 18 and older. Hotspots allow your laptop, smartphone, or tablet to connect to the internet from anywhere. Each comes with a charging cable and Quick Start guide. Place a hold on one here. Stop by the circulation desk to learn more!