Events for Adults

August 15, 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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August 15, 2018 - 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.

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August 16, 2018 - 6:30 PM
Ages Adults 18+

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 last Thursday of each month from 6:30PM-8:30PM.

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August 18, 2018 - 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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August 20, 2018 - 3:00 PM
Ages Adults 18+

Learn anti-aging techniques such as joint mobility and spinal flexibility that focus on the healthy longevity of the body, mind, emotional, and spirit. All of the exercises are designed to be practiced in a chair, and they consist of movements that are natural – there’s no need to learn any special choreography. All ages and abilities are welcome!

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August 22, 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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August 24, 2018 - 2:00 PM
Ages Adults 18+

The Avengers and their allies must be willing to sacrifice all in an attempt to defeat the powerful Thanos before his blitz of devastation and ruin puts an end to the universe. (IMDB). Popcorn provided. Movie titles subject to change. Rated PG 13

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August 28, 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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August 28, 2018 - 7:00 PM
Ages Adults 18+

In this class, you will learn about files and folders and how to use them to store and organize your documents and pictures.

There is no fee for this class. Advanced registration is required.

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August 29, 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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August 30, 2018 - 6:00 PM
Ages Adults 18+

Join author Nina Norstrom as she teaches us how to recognize toxicity in our lives and how to remove it. Nina shares her journey of living with tainted and damaging relationships. Based on her book “Not a Blueprint; It’s the Shoeprints That Matter: a Journey through Toxic Relationships.

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September 5, 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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