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Adult Programs

  • Marta & Svetlana Belskey - Fine Arts Fall
    Sunday, October 11, 2015 - 2:00pm

    Violin and Piano. Works by Paderewski and Szymanowski.

  • Investment Resources
    Monday, October 12, 2015 - 10:00am
    Interactive Classroom

    Sharpen your investing skills by learning to use the online resources Morningstar, Value Line, and S&P Capital IQ NetAdvantage. This class does not offer advice on investing.

  • Medicare Enrollment Options
    Monday, October 12, 2015 - 7:00pm
    Pollak Room AB

    Whether you are turning 65 in the near future or are currently enrolled in Medicare, this presentation is for you. Mike Altman, a Senior Benefits Advisor, will present the ins and outs of Medicare Parts A & B, Medicare Advantage plans, supplemental insurance, and the Part D prescription drug program. Get the information you need to sign up for the Plan which best fits your needs during this year's Open Enrollment Period, from October 15 to December 7.

    Registration required. Fill out the online form or call 847-272-2958.

  • Basic Excel 2013
    Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 10:00am
    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.

  • Literacy Class
    Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 6:00pm
    Pollak Room B

    ESL/Literacy classes for adults taught by staff from Oakton Community College. Registration required. Call 847-635-1426 for more information or come to the class 10 minutes early to speak to a teacher.

  • Book Lovers: Discovery of Witches
    Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 7:00pm
    Civic Room

    Tracy Gossage leads an evening discussion of "A Discovery of Witches" by Deborah Harkness.

    A descendant of one of the Salem witches discovers an enchanted manuscript that is coveted by a variety of supernatural beings.

  • See it on Pinterest - Make it at NPL: Sweater Pumpkins
    Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 7:00pm
    Pollak Room A

    Make a cute, no-sew pumpkin out of a sweater. All supplies provided.

  • Raspberry Pi: RetroPie
    Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 7:00pm
    Interactive Classroom

    Ages 10 and up.Raspberry Pi is an inexpensive, credit-card sized computer that you can plug into your tv or monitor and program! Get into Pi with this basic class on using the fun retro gaming console, RetroPie. Requires intermediate computer skills.

  • Book Discussion: Saturday
    Wednesday, October 14, 2015 - 10:00am
    Civic Room

    Benjamin Goluboff leads a discussion of "Saturday" by Ian McEwan.

    A minor accident threatens to derail the life of a complacent London neurosurgeon.

  • The Awful Truth - Wednesday Classic Film Series
    Wednesday, October 14, 2015 - 1:00pm

    Wednesday Classic Film Series - Cary Grant
    91 minutes