altSunday, March 1, 3 pm, Community Meeting Room, Main Library

The Auction. 2014.111 min. Canada

A man of few words, Gaby manages his family's farm alone, despite his age. When his eldest daughter Marie appears at the family homestead to share news that she's in desperate need of money in order to keep her own home, Gaby's quiet life begins to unravel. In an effort to tend to his children, he'll be forced to make sacrifices he never intended for the sake of those closest to him.



Saturday, April 4, 2 pm, Community Meeting Room, Main Library

Evanston Public Library is proud to be a site for the Goodman Theatre's August Wilson Celebration! Fleetwood-Jourdain Theatre will present a concert reading of The Piano Lesson, the 4th in Wilson's celebrated Pittsburgh Cycle of plays depicting African American life in each decade of the 20th century. Register for tickets online , or call 847-448-8620.



titleSaturdays, February 21, March 21, and April 18, 11-11:30 am, North Branch  

Enjoy family time filled with stories, songs and more at North Branch library. 

Ages 2 to 6.

Drop-in, no registration required.



altFriday, March 6, 6 pm, Community Meeting Room, Main Library

Enrolled as a graduate student at Cambridge, Hawking establishes himself as one of the leading minds of his generation, and begins to win the heart of Jane. After one of his earliest breakthroughs, Hawking is diagnosed with ALS, and he becomes less and less able to control his own body. With the loyal Jane at his side, he continues his work. However, as the years progress, Jane starts to feel more like a nurse than a wife, and Hawking begins to have feelings for a woman who is hired to care for him.  The Theory of Everything. (DVD 2015).

Run Time: 123 minutes

Rated: PG-13 (for some thematic elements and suggestive material)




Mondays, February 2-March 9, 6:30 pm, North Branch

Come as a family and listen to stories, sing songs, and make a craft (appropriate for 3 and up). Wear PJ's if you want! Designed so working parents have a chance to come to storytime with their kids.  We'll be reading about Penguins, Pigs, Birthdays and more! Register online to join the fun, or call 847-866-0330.


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