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Bette Davis: A Living History Portrayal

Few actresses in Hollywood rivaled her for longevity and appeal. In such classic films as Jezebel, Dark Victory, Now, Voyager, The Letter, and All About Eve, Bette Davis created a new kind of film heroine: strong, outspoken, luxurious, and wicked. Join us on Saturday, March 28, 2015 at 2:00 PM in the Community Room to meet the ultimate star from the golden age of Hollywood.

Chocolate Overdose

Calling all Chocoholics! Have we got a treat for you! Chef Michael Niksic will bring samples of a variety of mouth-watering chocolates that are sure to delight your taste buds. Join us on Saturday, February 7 in the Community Room for an hour of fun and surprise chocolate treats.

Shift Your Assets From Clutter to Cash

Join us at 7 PM on January 15, 2015 in the community room for author and green kitchen economist, Laura Bruzas. She will address the true costs of having too much stuff to your wallet and well-being. Learn how to determine what to let go of and what to keep, and the best sources for valuing and selling or recycling your items. She will also discuss valuable local resources you'll want to know about and how to avoid the inevitable pitfalls you'll encounter along the way. 

Interim Director Hired

Dear BPL Patrons,
As we search for a new Library Director, the Library Board has contracted with Marilyn Boria to act as Interim Director, starting December 9, 2014, and continuing until the arrival of the new Director.  Ms. Boria brings a wealth of knowledge and experience, having served as Director of the Elmhurst Public Library for 27 years. She has recently acted as Interim Director in Carol Stream, Geneva, and Sugar Grove, and we know she will do an excellent job in Berwyn.  We welcome Ms.