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Friday 9 am - 6 pm
Saturday 9 am - 5 pm
Sunday 1 pm - 5 pm

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Adult Programs

  • Intermediate Excel 2013
    Tuesday, March 29, 2016 - 7:00pm
    Interactive Classroom

    Learn how to insert charts into spreadsheets,validate formulas and functions, change chart types, and review Excel templates.

  • Chess Club
    Wednesday, March 30, 2016 - 7:00pm
    Pollak Room B

    Join our weekly chess club and meet like-minded enthusiasts. Already on a chess team? Stop by and show us what you've got. For all skill levels. Chess sets and clocks will be provided.

  • Great Ideas
    Thursday, March 31, 2016 - 10:00am
    Pollak Room AB

    A discussion of the history of Israel. For today's topics see northshoreflashpoints.blogspot.com.

  • Gentle Yoga
    Friday, April 1, 2016 - 9:30am
    Pollak Room AB

    Due to high demand, we are now offering TWO yoga sessions. Attend either the 9:30 session or the 11:00 session. Space in each session is limited to the first 50 people.

    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.

  • Gentle Yoga
    Friday, April 1, 2016 - 11:00am
    Pollak Room AB

    Due to high demand, we are now offering TWO yoga sessions. Attend either the 9:30 session or the 11:00 session. Space in each session is limited to the first 50 people.

    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.

  • Parisian Salon Concert - Ann & Ron Surace
    Friday, April 1, 2016 - 7:30pm
    Auditorium

    "Pinocchio"
    Chamber Opera for two pianos and two voices.
    Songs and music composed by Ron Surace.
    Performed and sung by Ann & Ron Surace.

    Composer Ron Surace says: "The original Pinocchio text inspired the creation of the music. Songs seemed to leap off the page along with the text."

  • Book Discussion: Lila
    Monday, April 4, 2016 - 10:00am
    Civic Room

    Isabel Soffer leads a discussion of "Lila" by Marilynne Robinson.

    A woman leading a hardscrabble, itinerant life marries a soft-spoken minister in Gilead, Iowa, but has a hard time reconciling her past with his faith.

  • Oakton Literacy Class Spring 2016
    Monday, April 4, 2016 - 6:00pm
    Interactive Classroom

    Attend Literacy classes taught by Oakton Community College staff. REGISTRATION is REQUIRED. Call 847-635-1426 for more information or come to the class 10 minutes early to speak with a teacher. Classes are open to both native and non-native speakers of English.

    NOTE: Class will NOT meet on the following dates: (M)1/18, (M)2/15, (M)3/28, (W)3/30

  • Poetry Discussion
    Tuesday, April 5, 2016 - 10:00am
    Civic Room

    Join us for poetry discussions with literary critic Isabel Soffer. No advance reading is required.

  • TEDxNorthbrookLibrary "The Power of Youth"
    Tuesday, April 5, 2016 - 7:00pm
    Pollak Room AB

    Join us as we screen three prerecorded TED Talks and have a discussion afterwards. Refreshments will be served.

    Video presenters TBA