The Library will be closed Sunday, May 26th as we resume our summer hours and closed on Monday, May 27th in observance of Memorial Day.
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Sunday, 10/21, 2-3:30 PM, Jane Austen Speaks


Jane Austen visits you from the autumn of 1815. Her first three novels, Sense and Sensibility, Pride and Prejudice, and Mansfield Park are published, and Emma is complete. Drawing from her letters, juvenilia, and novels, actress Debra Ann Miller delves into the personal life of one of the most beloved and intriguing novelists of the 19th century. By the end of the presentation, the audience will know more about Miss Jane Austen the woman, as well as the author. This program is brought to you in partnership with River Forest Township.