What's Happening @ The Library...
Securing Your Identity
Don't become a victim, learn how to protect yourself! First Midwest Bank and a detective from the Channahon Police Department will go over how to guard against identity theft, what to do if your identity is compromised and other information you need to protect yourself. Registration Required.
Friday, September 4
1-3 pm Minooka Branch
Life in a Japanese-American Internment Camp
After the bombing of Pearl Harbor, all Japanese Americans living on the West Coast were forced from their homes into Relocation Camps in remote areas of the country. Two-thirds of the 120,000 incarcerated were American-born, and many were children. Sarah Okner, a descendant of internees, will explore daily life in an internment camp and the profound effect it had on those living there. There will be time for questions after the presentation. Registration Required.
Tuesday, September 15
6-7pm, Minooka Branch
Healthy Habits for a Healthier You
For centuries, we've know that the health of the brain and the body are connected. But now, science is able to provide insights into how to optimize our physical and cognitive health as we age. A representative from the Alzheimer's Association returns to talk about research in the areas of diet and nutrition, exercise, cognitive activity and social engagement, and use hands-on tools to help you incorporate these recommendations into a plan for healthy aging. Registration Required.
Wednesday, September 23
6-7:30pm, Minooka Branch