Events for Adults

January 28, 2020 - 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 fourth Tuesday of every month at 10:00AM.

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January 28, 2020 - 6:00 PM
Ages 13+

Learn how to use this non-traditional knitting method to create an infinity scarf! All materials will be provided and you will leave with your creation. Please note that some dexterity is required. Ages 13 and up. Registration begins on Tuesday, January 14th

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January 29, 2020 - 2:00 PM
Ages 18+

Fiction in a Nutshell meets the last Wednesday of every other month at 2p.m. at the Acorn Public Library. For more details and to reserve a book, contact the Adult Services Department.

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January 30, 2020 - 7:00 PM
Ages 18+

This session will provide information about chronic pain associated with conditions such as arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, fibromyalgia, multiple sclerosis. We will talk about different factors that can cause pain, such as heavy metals, heavy chemicals, food intolerances that are causing inflammation, and trapped emotions that can cause stress and inflammation within the body. We will also talk about different exercises and gentle stretching to help relieve pain, how to relieve and get rid of toxins naturally, and how to improve your overall health naturally.

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February 5, 2020 - 2:00 PM
Ages Adults 18+

Does your new year's resolution include self-improvement? Then join us for this introductory Spanish class! We will learn some fundamental grammar principles of the language, explore greetings, and study essential vocabulary. All materials will be provided. When you register you are signing up to attend all six weeks. Registration begins three weeks prior to the start date of the program on Wednesday, January 15th.

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February 5, 2020 - 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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February 5, 2020 - 7:00 PM
Ages Adults 18 and Up

The Oscars are right around the corner, and this year, Acorn Library will be acting as the Academy. Join us as we vote to award our own Oscar to our favorite choices on the ballot this year from some of the main categories. We will also play Oscar Themed Jeopardy and have a few prize drawings throughout the evening. Refreshments will be served. Registration begins Wednesday, January 22nd

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February 6, 2020 - 7:30 PM

The Barcodes meet on the first Thursday of each Month at 7:30PM in the library Conference Room. For more information and book titles, contact the Adult Services Department.

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February 7, 2020 - 2:00 PM
Ages Adults 18+

A loving mom becomes compelled to reconnect with her creative passions after years of sacrificing herself for her family. Her leap of faith takes her on an epic adventure that jump-starts her life and leads to her triumphant rediscovery (IMDB). Popcorn provided. Movie titles subject to change. Rated PG-13.

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February 10, 2020 - 6:00 PM
Ages Adults 18 and Up

Come to the Library to create and connect with new friends! Crafters of all skill levels are welcome to join. At this meeting, design your own mug using Sharpies. All materials will be provided. Limited space available. Registration begins Monday, January 27th

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February 12, 2020 - 2:00 PM
Ages Adults 18+

Does your new year's resolution include self-improvement? Then join us for this introductory Spanish class! We will learn some fundamental grammar principles of the language, explore greetings, and study essential vocabulary. All materials will be provided. When you register you are signing up to attend all six weeks.

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February 12, 2020 - 6:30 PM
Ages 18+

Stop by and play a variety of board games with friends and community members. Games are provided, but you are welcome to bring your own!

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