Events for Adults

March 4, 2020 - 12:00 PM
Ages 18+

Beginning March 25th, we will be hosting a Take Charge of Your Health Workshop.This workshop provides participants with the skills to coordinate all the things they need to manage their health as well as to help them keep active in their lives. Topics covered include: healthy eating, physical activity, stress management, action planning and many more! Please note that this workshop includes one follow-up call with facilitators after the first session. If you’d like to hear more about what to expect in the workshop, come by and visit the facilitators at this Information Session!

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March 4, 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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March 4, 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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March 4, 2020 - 7:00 PM
Ages 18+

Medicare can be confusing and with 2020 upon us and all the changes with MACRA this year, come to a "Medicare 101" educational seminar and learn how the changes may affect you. Tina Konieczki will present "The ABCD'S of Medicare"; what Medicare covers, what it doesn't and your out-of-pocket expense. She will dive into the future of Medicare and what you need to know, Medicare supplements, what is Medicare Advantage, Part D: how to save on prescriptions, and cost saving tips. This is an educational workshop.

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March 5, 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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March 6, 2020 - 2:00 PM
Ages Adults 18+

The continuing story of the Crawley family, wealthy owners of a large estate in the English countryside in the early twentieth century (IMDB). Popcorn provided. Movie titles subject to change. Rated PG.

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March 9, 2020 - 7:00 PM
Ages Adults 18 and Up

Historian, Jim Gibbons, will present the Life Story of Anne Frank - a young girl of faith, hope, relentless spirit, and wisdom beyond her years. Anne Frank was a young girl trying to grow up in Germany during the turbulent times of World War II. Her story, “The Diary of Anne Frank,” has been read by millions throughout the world and transcribed into 67 different languages.

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March 11, 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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March 11, 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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March 12, 2020 - 7:00 PM
Ages 18+

Provides an introduction to PowerPoint—a popular software program used for presentations. You should be fairly comfortable with using a mouse and keyboard. There is no fee for this class. Registration begins 3 weeks before the class.

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March 16, 2020 - 7:00 PM
Ages 18+

Feeling creative? Join us for a fun evening where you can use the library’s craft supplies to create art so bad, it’s good. We will have a gallery showing with all the pieces of art made, and vote on the Most Terrible Art. The winner will receive a crown.

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March 18, 2020 - 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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