Adult Events

Measure For Measure

Equity actors from The Shakespeare Project of Chicago presents a theatrical reading of the dark comedy "Measure for Measure." Dramaturge Michelle Shupe will provide an introduction to the play at 1:45 p.m. A discussion with the director and cast follows the reading. Sponsored by the Friends of the Highland Park Library.

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Film Showing and Discussion: "Pride of the Yankees"

Bob Coscarelli, professor emeritus at College of Lake County, will introduce the film. A discussion follows the showing.
Presented with the Highland Park Senior Center.
Sponsored by Synergy HomeCare
Starring Gary Cooper, the film tells the story of Lou Gehrig, the Yank's great first baseman, whose career was cut down at its peak by an incurable illness known as ALS.

Bob Coscarelli
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Bag It! Film Showing and Discussion

Celebrate Global Day of Climate Action with a screening of “Bag It,” an award-winning documentary that examines society’s use and abuse of plastic. The film follows an average American who makes a pledge to stop using plastic bags. Following the screening, a discussion will be led by Kim Stone, associate director of Safer Pest Control Project and William Bogot, chairman of the Highland Park Environmental Commission. Presented with the Highland Park Environmental Commission and the League of Women Voters.

Kim Stone, William Bogot
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