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90th Academy Award Nominations

In a year where Hollywood is mired in controversy, the 90th Academy Award nominations, announced on Tuesday, January 23, were as non-controversial as possible.  A female director (Greta Gerwig) was nominated (only the fifth one ever) and an African-American (Jordan Peele) director was nominated for directing a movie about extreme racism.  Yes, there were some […]

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Who Cares About The GRAMMY’S?

Situated the week before the Super Bowl and about a month before the Oscars, the GRAMMY’S imagines itself to be “Music’s Biggest Night,” but who cares about The GRAMMY’S? When was the last time you were invited to a GRAMMY’S viewing party or hosted one for that matter? Growing up, the music award shows I […]

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Design Your Own Baseball T-shirt

Have you ever wanted to design your own t-shirt? You can, using the Niles-Maine District Library’s Creative Studio’s Silhouette Cameo cutters and heat transfer vinyl (Vinyl available for purchase at the library). Want a lesson in this craft? Join us on Tuesday, May 8 at 6pm as we celebrate the Chicago rivalry between the White […]

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