The following groups meet at the library and are open to the public. New members are always welcome. Just drop in. For more information, please contact Readers Services at 630/887-8760 ext. 239.

Adult Book Discussion Groups

Adult Chess Players

Beginner or advanced, join this congenial group for friendly competition on the first three Mondays of the month at 6 p.m.

Current Events Discussion Group

Join these lively discussions on foreign and domestic policy issues on the second and fourth Mondays of the month at 7 p.m. February through May, the Great Decisions Discussion Group replaces this group.

English (ESL) Conversation Group

Practice your English pronunciation and conversation skills guided by a volunteer from Literacy Volunteers of DuPage. Meets on the first and third Saturdays of each month from 10 a.m.-noon. Call co-sponsor Literacy Volunteers of DuPage (LVD) at 630/416-6699 for details.

Genealogy Group

Local genealogists share their tips on doing research. Meets on the fourth Thursday, January through October, and the third Thursday in November from 1 - 3 p.m. View the 2015 schedule. If you are unable to attend a meeting, check the IPGG blog for copies of handouts from the programs.

Great Decisions Discussion Group

Discussions on foreign policy issues; topics are based on a briefing book ($25) developed by the Foreign Policy Association. Order your book online at or call 1-800-477-5836.  Group meets on the second and fourth Mondays in February, first and fourth Mondays in March, second and fourth Mondays in April and May.

Movies & More

The movie discussion group is led by staff after viewing the movie of the month.