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Adult Programs

  • Great Ideas
    Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 10:00am
    Pollak Room AB

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

  • TEDxNorthbrookLibrary:
    Thursday, February 11, 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 include:

    -Food Writer Mark Bittman, "What's Wrong with What We Eat"
    -Chef/Activist Jamie Oliver, "Teach Every Child About Food"
    -Author/Activist Tristram Stuart, "The Global Food Waste Scandal"

  • **Cancelled**Investment Resources
    Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 7:00pm
    Interactive Classroom

    Sharpen your investing skills by learning to use the brand new eresource, S&P Capital IQ NetAdvantage. Morningstar and Value Line will be covered, showing new features of Value Line. This class does not offer advice on investing.

  • Gentle Yoga
    Friday, February 12, 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.

  • Basic Excel 2013
    Friday, February 12, 2016 - 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.

  • Northbrook Voices
    Friday, February 12, 2016 - 10:00am
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Taping of Northbrook Voices Oral History Project.

  • Gentle Yoga
    Friday, February 12, 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.

  • Essential Tremor Support Group
    Saturday, February 13, 2016 - 10:00am
    Civic Room

    Informal discussions emphasize medication and coping techniques.

  • Grandma - Saturday First Run Feature
    Saturday, February 13, 2016 - 2:00pm
    Auditorium

    Nominated for the Golden Globe for Best Actress for this film, Lily Tomlin plays Elle Reid who has just gotten through breaking up with her girlfriend when Elle's granddaughter Sage unexpectedly shows up needing $600 bucks before sundown. Temporarily broke, Grandma Elle and Sage spend the day trying to get their hands on the cash as their unannounced visits to old friends and flames end up rattling skeletons and digging up secrets.

    PRESENTED IN DCP
    2015
    Rated R
    79 minutes

  • Grandma - Saturday First Run Feature
    Saturday, February 13, 2016 - 7:30pm
    Auditorium

    Nominated for the Golden Globe for Best Actress for this film, Lily Tomlin plays Elle Reid who has just gotten through breaking up with her girlfriend when Elle's granddaughter Sage unexpectedly shows up needing $600 bucks before sundown. Temporarily broke, Grandma Elle and Sage spend the day trying to get their hands on the cash as their unannounced visits to old friends and flames end up rattling skeletons and digging up secrets.

    PRESENTED IN DCP
    2015
    Rated R
    79 minutes