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Adult Programs

  • AARP Driver Safety, part 1
    Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 9:30am
    Covenant Village

    This two-session defensive driving course sponsored by AARP will help make you a better and safer driver. You may be eligible for a discount on the liability portion of your car insurance.

    This class meets in the South Village Room at Covenant Village, 2625 Techny Road.

    Fill out the form below or call Reader Services at 847-272-2958. The fee for AARP members is $15; for nonmembers $20.

  • Writing Workshop
    Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 2:00pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Kathleen Anne Fleming presents a workshop on the business of writing. She has led workshops throughout the Midwest and is the author of three mystery novels.

  • Great Books
    Monday, April 21, 2014 - 10:00am
    Youth Services Activity Room

    The April reading is "New African" by Andrea Lee. Copies are available at the Reader Services desk.

  • Book Discussion - Catcher in the Rye
    Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 10:00am
    Village Hall, Shermer Study

    Nancy Buehler leads a discussion of the classic "The Catcher in the Rye" by J.D. Salinger.

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

  • Introduction to Craigslist
    Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 10:00am
    Interactive Classroom

    Learn how to use Craigslist, a popular website where you can view or post classified ads for free. Basic computer, Internet and email skills are required.

  • Advanced Excel 2013
    Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - 10:00am
    Interactive Classroom

    Explains autofill, absolute addressing, NOW and IF functions, conditional formatting and data bars. Also explores pivot tables.

  • Guided Meditation
    Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - 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.

  • eBooks for Kindle Fire
    Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - 2:00pm
    Interactive Classroom

    Learn how to get library ebooks onto your Kindle Fire tablet. Bring your library card. Your device must be set up and charged prior to class. Registration required.

  • Books and Brews
    Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - 7:00pm
    Landmark Inn

    Can't stop talking about the book you just read? Yeah, us too. Join us at the Landmark Inn on Shermer to share what you've been reading and hear about other great books over drinks.

  • Great Ideas
    Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 10:00am
    Village Hall, Board Room

    For today's topics see northshoreflashpoints.blogspot.com.

    Great Ideas meets at the Village Hall in the Board Room.