Kiss Me, Kate at NR Players
North Riverside Players present the classic Broadway musical comedy Kiss Me, Kate on April 7 and 8 at 7:30 p.m. and April 9 at 2:30 p.m. in the gym at the North Riverside Village Commons, 2401 Desplaines Ave.
• North Riverside Library, 2400 Desplaines Ave., hosts Messy Mornings for Munchkins (2+ with adult) on April 11 at 10:30 a.m.; Lapsit Storytime (babies and toddlers) on April 6 at 10:30 a.m.; Lego Club (1st grade ) April 5 and 12 at 3:45 p.m.; Crafts and Cookies (2nd grade and up) April 7 from 3:30 to 5 p.m.
• Riverside Public Library, 1 Burling Road, hosts "Where Did I Put Grandma: Organizing Your Genealogical Files" featuring genealogy buff Caron Primus Brennan on April 6 at 6:30 p.m. in the Public Meeting Room. The library also hosts "Such a Promise Despoiled: The Trench Poets of the Great War" on April 8 at 2 p.m. in the Quiet Reading Room. Copies of the poems available in advance of the discussion at the Info services desk. Dr. Layne Phillips hosts "Weight Loss, Vitamins and Supplements" on April 12 at 7 p.m. in the Public Meeting Room.
• Friends of the Riverside Public Library, 1 Burling Road, are selling raffle tickets ($5 each or five for $20) as a fundraiser to support the library. Purchase a chance to win any of the five prize items, which are in display at the library. The prize drawing will be held April 9.
• North Riverside Public Library, 2400 Desplaines Ave., continues its Wednesday Movie Matinee series on April 5 at 2 p.m. with a screening of the 2015 film Spotlight. Admission is free. Drop-in only.
• LaGrange Bible Church, 850 S. 7th Ave. in LaGrange, hosts a concert by the Men's Collegiate Choir of the Moody Bible Institute on April 9 at 6 p.m.
• The St. Mary Church Knights of Columbus group hosts Pasta Knight, an all-you-can eat pasta dinner, on April 8 in the Parish Center, 126 Herrick Road from 3:30 to 8:30 p.m. Beer and wine available, raffles, live music, silent auction. Tickets are $8 ($10 at the door) Kids under 5 free. To buy tickets visit stmaryriverside.org/pasta.