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Sulzer Regional Library closed October 16 to November 5 for renovations.

Make a Tabletop Jack O’Lantern with the…
Oct 28th | 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Create a design and cut out a tabletop jack o'lantern using the laser cutter and Inkscape software.

Book Discussion: Animal, Vegetable, Mira…

Join your fellow Chicagoans for a book discussion about this year's #OBOC selection, Animal, Vegetable, Miracle

Five Ways to Preserve the Harvest
Oct 29th | 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Food blogger and cookbook author Emily Paster will cover five ways to preserve your garden harvest from canning to freezing to drying and ro…

Vittles & Vice: Chicago Dines Out in the…
Nov 1st | 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Chicago historian and urbanologist Max Grinnell will lead a walking tour of historic dining establishments from the 1950s.

Beer Chicago Exhibit Taps into Local Bre…

Tap into Chicago history with Beer Chicago: The Refreshing History at Harold Washington Library Center.

Moving, Making, Transporting & Consuming
various locations

Urbanologist Max Grinnell looks at how the food industry has responded to trends including sustainable agriculture, ethical eating and the f…

Blacks in Green Presents: The Suitcase
Nov 2nd | 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Learn about how The Great Migration's farmers brought their love of land, packets of seeds, recipe cards, and field training to Chicago.

Make a Set of Wine Tags with the Laser C…
Nov 4th | 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Learn the basics of Inkscape software as you create a design and cut out a set of four wine tags using the laser cutter.

Explore CHIRP Radio's Playlist

Our partners at CHIRP Radio curated a #OBOC playlist of music featuring food. Listen while you read or cook!

A Tale of Three Wheats with Slow Food Ch…
Nov 10th | 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Slow Food Chicago educator Heidi Hedeker discusses the culinary adventures of three wheats, plus provides recipes for you to try at home!

Make a Heat Transfer Apron with the Elec…
Nov 1st | 1:30pm - 3:30pm

Learn the basics of Inkscape software as you create a design and cut it out of heat transfer material using the electronic cutter. Iron yo…

Make a Tabletop Turkey with the Laser Cu…
various dates and times

Learn the basics of Inkscape software as you create a design and cut out a tabletop turkey using the laser cutter.

What’s The Buzz About Beekeeping?
Nov 10th | 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Slow Food Chicago educator and beekeeper Naaman Gambill teaches you how to keep bees and why they're so important to our food system.

Global Garden Refugee Training Farm
various locations

Founder Linda Seyler will discuss the work of this Albany Park neighborhood project in assisting refugees from agrarian communities.

Film Screening: Food Patriots
various locations and dates

Food Patriots features people from all walks of life who are trying to change the way Americans eat and buy food and educate the next genera…

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