America’s “debate” about global warming contains too much political rhetoric and posturing, and too little attention to scientific findings. What exactly do we know — and what can we actually predict — about Earth’s changing climate? And what, if anything, can we do about it?

Tuesday, October 3

7 p.m.

Elmhurst Public Library

Speaker Raymond Wiggers is an adjunct faculty member at both the College of Lake County (Earth Science, Geology of Illinois, and Oceanography) and Oakton Community College (Earth Science and Physical Geography), a highly praised author of four science and natural-history books for the popular-adult and K-12 markets, and provides custom-made consulting services in the botanical and Earth sciences to academic, corporate, and individual clients.

This presentation is co-hosted by the Elmhurst Public Library and Elmhurst Cool Cities.

To register: in person, stop by the EPL’s Help Desk; by phone, 630/279-8696; or online,