Earl Tupper invented Tupperware, but single mother Brownie Wise made his plastic ware a household name in the 1950s. Actress and historian Leslie Goddard portrays Brownie Wise as she shares the story how she convinced Earl Tupper to sell his food containers only through home parties. Learn how her pioneering sales approach transformed Tupperware into a multi-million-dollar business.
We will meet to discuss No Good Men Among the Living: America, the Taliban, and the War Through Afghan Eyes by Anand Gopal. Books are available at the Ask Us Desk one month before each discussion. Registration is not required.
Privacy Online? Not so much!--especially now with the new Facial
Recognition software. This session
will explore current online privacy and digital image issues for both you and
kids/teens. We'll take a
look at how technology is changing, and explore some techniques for protecting
your information and for creating an effective online image (digital footprint).
Learn about the intriguing fashion styles of years past! DG Museum Curator discusses historic trends and styles and shows you clothing from the Museum's collection. Co-hosted and presented by the Downers Grove Museum.
Fashion from 1910 - 1930 will be presented on Thursday, November 17 at 11:00 a.m.