Events for Adults

February 19, 2019 - 7:00 PM
Ages 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. There is no fee for this class. Registration begins three weeks before the class.

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February 20, 2019 - 7:00 PM
Ages 18+

Acorn Movie Club meets the third Wednesday of every month at the library to discuss a variety of films. For more information and movie titles, contact the Adult Services Department.

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February 21, 2019 - 6:30 PM
Ages 18+

This interactive workshop will include valuable information on the Home Buying Process, allowing you to ask questions throughout the presentation. Some of the topics that will be covered include, first time home buyer down payment assistance, how to get pre-approved, why you should hire a realtor, and what a real estate attorney does for the buyer.

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February 21, 2019 - 6:30 PM
Ages 18 and up

Love crafting and looking to meet new people? Bring your needlework, or any craft project, to work on, and sit back and enjoy chatting and sharing skills with other crafters. All meetings will be held the third Thursday of each month from 6:30PM-8:30PM

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February 22, 2019 - 2:00 PM
Ages Adults 18+

A group of troublemakers are forced to attend night school in hope that they'll pass the GED exam to finish high school (IMDB). Popcorn provided. Movie titles subject to change. Rated PG-13.

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February 26, 2019 - 10:00 AM
Ages 18 and up

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, 2019 - 7:00 PM
Ages 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. There is no fee for this class. Registration begins three weeks before the class.

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March 4, 2019 - 6:30 PM
Ages 18+

Travel broadens one’s horizons, but it brings with it risks, costs, hassles, health issues, and other considerations. Every stage of the trip contributes to the ultimate outcome of the adventure: planning, packing, flying, touring, and returning home. Learn travel tricks, products, guidelines, and resources from veteran international traveler, author, and photographer Cynthia Clampitt. Sprinkled with tales of adventures from Paris to Mongolia, “Travel Savvy” offers ways to save money, cut risks, reduce hassles, and enjoy the road.

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March 6, 2019 - 2:00 PM
Ages 18+

Learn the basics of Spanish in this informal five-week course. All materials provided. The Adult Services Manager, who has a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish, instructs classes. Wednesday afternoons for five weeks.

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March 6, 2019 - 7:00 PM
Ages 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 begins 3 weeks before the class.

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March 6, 2019 - 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 7, 2019 - 7:00 PM
Ages 18+

This educational workshop will teach you how to insure your life. Among the topics discussed are the right life insurance for you, a life insurance action plan, and how much life insurance you need to purchase.

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