Events for Adults

April 3, 2017 - 7:00 PM
Ages Adults 18+

Ever thought about fostering animals? The Friends of Oak Forest Animal Control Commission works in partnership with Oak Forest Animal Control to provide rescue and re-homing of unclaimed and abandoned local animals and to educate the community in responsible pet ownership and care. The Commission also participates in community outreach programs – microchip clinics, low or no cost vaccinations, low cost spay/neuter programs, and pet enrichment education. This session will include live animals to meet & greet and a chance to become a part of their foster program!

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April 4, 2017 - 2:00 PM
Ages Adults 18+

The adventures of teenager Max McGrath and his alien companion, Steel, who must harness and combine their tremendous new powers to evolve into the turbo-charged superhero Max Steel (IMDB). Popcorn provided. Movie titles subject to change.

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April 5, 2017 - 6:30 PM
Ages Adults 18+

CANCELLED

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April 5, 2017 - 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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April 6, 2017 - 7:00 PM
Ages Adults 18+

Come to the Library to create and connect with new friends! Crafters of all skill levels are welcome to join. A new project is introduced at each meeting. All materials are provided.

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April 6, 2017 - 7:30 PM
Ages Adults 18+

The Barcodes meet on the first Thursday of every month at Beggars Pizza in Oak Forest. For more information or to reserve a copy of the book, contact the Adult Services Department at 708-687-3700.

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April 12, 2017 - 10:00 AM
Ages Adults 18+

Join Rosie Carter of Employment and Employer Services as she provides helpful tips for resume writing and filling out job applications. She will also discuss techniques for a successful interview and common questions interviewers may ask.

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April 13, 2017 - 6:30 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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April 15, 2017 - 2:30 PM
Ages Adults 18+

Join us for a fun and unique way to unwind and express creativity! Adult coloring books have more intricate designs and patterns than those designed for children. All materials will be supplied. Coffee provided and adults only, please!

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April 18, 2017 - 4:30 PM
Ages Adults 18+

Join us for Acorn Insiders, a program in which adult volunteers with special needs will color and sign bookmarks which will then be laminated and offered to library patrons as they check out books!

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April 19, 2017 - 7:00 PM
Ages Adults 18+

If you consider yourself a movie buff or an amateur film critic—or if you just enjoy watching movies and talking about them—the Acorn Movie Club may be right for you. The group watches and discusses a variety of thought provoking, challenging, and groundbreaking contemporary and classic films from around the world and meets the third Wednesday of every month at 7:00pm to talk about them. If you have any questions or would like to join, contact the Adult Services Department at 708-687-3700.

April's movie "Hannah and Her Sisters" (1986) is an American comedy-drama film which tells the intertwined stories of an extended family over two years that begins and ends with a family Thanksgiving dinner. This film is rated PG-13.

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April 21, 2017 - 2:30 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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