Events for Adults

February 26, 2018 - 7:00 PM
iPad 101

This class covers the basic operations and functions of using an iPad. You will also discover library resources that allow you to download eBooks, eAudiobooks, videos, and magazines to your device for free! Please be sure to bring your iPad.

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February 27, 2018 - 10:00 AM
Ages Adults 18+

Join us for bingo and light refreshments for a chance to win fun prizes! This program takes place on the last Tuesday of every month at 10:00AM.

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February 27, 2018 - 6:00 PM
Ages Adults 18+

Individuals with Autism are not able to understand the intricacies of the people or world around them nor can they fully explain themselves to the rest of the world. Individuals without Autism also have difficulty understanding those that are in the Spectrum. This is why the symbol most commonly associated with Autism Spectrum disorders is the puzzle piece. This course serves as an introduction to Autism to assist parents, educators and child care providers better understand the issues associated with the disorder to better assist the children in their lives that are in the Spectrum.

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February 28, 2018 - 6:30 PM
Ages Adults 18+

Stop by and play a variety of tabletop board games with friends and community members. Games are provided but you are welcome to bring your own! Meetings take place monthly on the last Wednesday at 6:30PM.

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March 1, 2018 - 7:30 PM

The Barcodes meet on the first Thursday of every month in our new location in the conference room. For more information or to reserve a copy of the book, contact the Adult Services Department at 708-687-3700.

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March 2, 2018 - 2:00 PM
Ages Adults 18+

Introduction to the computer and how to get started with a computer or laptop for adults and seniors. The following concepts will be covered in Computer I:
*Basic Parts of the Computer
*Keyboard and Mouse Usage
*Basic Introduction to Using the Computer
There is no fee for this class. Registration is required and opens up to three weeks in advance.

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March 5, 2018 - 5:00 PM
Ages All ages

Tutoring is available for Arabic speakers who would like to
improve their Arabic literacy skills.
تتوفر الدروس الخصوصية للمتحدثين باللغة العربية الذين يرغبون في ذلك
وتحسين مهاراتهم في القراءة والكتابة باللغة العربية.

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March 5, 2018 - 7:00 PM
Ages Adults 18+

This class provides a brief introduction to using the internet. We will cover web browsers, search engines, and security.

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March 7, 2018 - 10:00 AM
Ages Seniors

Horizon Book Club is an outreach program for residents of Horizon Senior Living.

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March 7, 2018 - 7:00 PM
Ages Adults 18+

Basic Introduction into Microsoft Excel and how to use spreadsheets. You should be fairly comfortable with using the mouse and keyboard and data entry. We will create a simple budget using formatting, formulas and charts.

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March 7, 2018 - 7:00 PM
Ages Adults 18+

Need assistance with your genealogy research? Patty Higgins, president of the South Suburban Genealogical and Historical Society, is available to answer your questions here at Acorn on the first Wednesday of each month between 7 and 8pm!

For more information about SSGHS, visit www.ssghs.org

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March 8, 2018 - 6:00 PM
Ages Adults 18+

What if there were natural solutions, instead of medications and harmful side effects? During this health talk you will find out how to handle anxiety and depression naturally.

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