Meet Brownie Wise: The Original Tupperware Party Lady

Thursday, November 3, 2016 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm
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.

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Nonfiction Book Discussion

Monday, November 7, 2016 -
7:30pm to 9:00pm
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.

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Historic Fashion 1890 - 1910

Thursday, November 10, 2016 -
11:00am to 12:00pm
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.

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Fiction Book Discussion

Thursday, November 10, 2016 -
7:30pm to 9:00pm
We will meet to discuss White Dog Fell From the Sky by Eleanor Morse. Books are available at the Ask Us Desk one month before each discussion. Registration is not required.

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Concert: West Towns Chorus

Sunday, November 13, 2016 -
2:00pm to 3:30pm
Our favorite barbershop a acapella group returns. Patriotic songs will be included in honor of Veterans Day. Co-hosted by the Downers Grove Music Club.

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