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Adult Programs

  • Gentle Yoga
    Friday, February 6, 2015 - 10:30am
    Village Hall, Board Room

    Yoga instructor Olga Rudiak leads a series of yoga sessions for improved physical strength, relaxation and mental clarity. Exercises are done in a chair or standing not on the floor.

    Yoga meets at the Village Hall in the Board Room. Space is limited to the first 70 people in attendance.

  • Parisian Salon Concert - Marianna Kosaya
    Friday, February 6, 2015 - 7:30pm
    MultiMedia Department

    CAMPANELLA and Choir Director-Founder MARIANNA KOYSAYA present an evening of Poetry & Music
    with works by Mikhail Sytchev, Sergei Rachmaninov, J. S. Bach, Folk Songs.

    With CAMPANELLA CHILDREN's CHOIR and THE CHICAGO TRIO(Natalya Chermisch, violin ~ Irene Schweizer, cello ~ Diana Kofman, piano and Mikhail Sytchev, guitar).

    Come One, Come All...

  • Lyric Opera Lecture Series
    Sunday, February 8, 2015 - 2:00pm
    Interactive Classroom

    Tannhauser by Wagner. Lecture by John Piepgras

  • Concerts on 3 - Dawn Gingrich
    Sunday, February 8, 2015 - 2:00pm
    MultiMedia Department

    J.S. Bach Partita No. 3 in E Major (22 min)
    Gavotte en Rondeau
    Menuet I
    Menuet II

    J.S. Bach Partita No. 2 in d minor (18 min)

    Eugène Ÿsaye Sonata No. 2 in a minor (15 min)
    Danse des Ombres
    Les furies

  • Investment Resources
    Monday, February 9, 2015 - 2:00pm
    Interactive Classroom

    Sharpen your investing skills by learning to use the online resources Morningstar, Value Line, and Standard & Poor’s NetAdvantage. This class does not offer advice on investing.

  • Book Lovers Discussion: The Storied Life of AJ Fikry
    Tuesday, February 10, 2015 - 7:00pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Tracy Gossage leads an evening discussion of "The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry" by Gabrielle Zevin. Copies of the book are available at the 3rd floor Reader Services desk.

    A widowed bookstore owner adopts a baby girl abandoned in his shop and instills in her a love of books.

  • Book Discussion: One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
    Wednesday, February 11, 2015 - 10:00am
    Village Hall, Shermer Study

    Benjamin Goluboff leads a discussion of "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest" by Ken Kesey. Copies of the book are available at the 3rd floor Reader Services desk.

    McMurphy, a criminal who feigns insanity, is admitted to a mental hospital where he challenges the autocratic authority of the head nurse.

    The meeting will be held at the Village Hall in the Shermer Study.

  • Guided Meditation
    Wednesday, February 11, 2015 - 10:30am
    Village Hall, Board Room

    Om Johari teaches meditation techniques. Relax, renew, refresh and experience the stress-relieving benefits of meditation during guided sessions.

    Meditation meets at the Village Hall in the Board Room.

  • Apps with Class
    Wednesday, February 11, 2015 - 2:00pm
    Interactive Classroom

    Learn about some great apps and how to download them to your iPad. Bring your Apple ID and password to class.

  • Basic Excel 2013
    Thursday, February 12, 2015 - 9:30am
    Interactive Classroom

    Covers the fundamentals of using Microsoft's spreadsheet program: how to create a spreadsheet and enter and format data and formulas, print, save and retrieve spreadsheets.