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Adult Programs

  • Book Discussion - And the Mountains Echoed
    Tuesday, May 20, 2014 - 10:00am
    Village Hall, Shermer Study

    Nancy Buehler leads a discussion of "And the Mountains Echoed" by Khaled Hosseini.

    A brother and sister separated as children in Afghanistan are the link connecting the stories of a varied group of people.

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

  • eBooks for Kindle ereaders
    Tuesday, May 20, 2014 - 10:00am
    Interactive Classroom

    Learn how to get a library ebook onto your Kindle reader! Bring your library card and USB cable, if your Kindle is not Wi-Fi compatible. This class is NOT designed for Kindle Fire users. Your device must be set up and charged prior to class. Registration required.

  • HeritageQuest Online
    Tuesday, May 20, 2014 - 2:00pm
    Interactive Classroom

    Find your ancestors and discover the past using HeritageQuest Online. Learn how to search the six core areas,  including U.S.
    Federal Censuses, indexes to genealogy and local history periodicals;  Revolutionary War records; and local and family histories.  There will be hands-on practice for the last part of the class.

  • Guided Meditation
    Wednesday, May 21, 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.

  • Great Ideas
    Thursday, May 22, 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.

  • Beyond Consumer Reports
    Thursday, May 22, 2014 - 7:00pm
    Interactive Classroom

    Become a smart shopper as you learn to find the best prices; do comparison shopping; find coupons; and read product reviews.

  • Gentle Yoga
    Friday, May 23, 2014 - 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.

  • Guided Meditation
    Wednesday, May 28, 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.

  • Books on Tap - Looking for Alaska
    Wednesday, May 28, 2014 - 7:00pm
    Landmark Inn

    Books on Tap is the library's book club in a pub. Meet in the private room of the Landmark Inn to relax, talk books, and enjoy a tasty beverage and snacks.

    Tracy Gossage leads a discussion of "Looking for Alaska" by John Green: Sixteen-year-old Miles' first year at Culver Creek Preparatory School in Alabama includes good friends and great pranks, but is defined by the search for answers about life and death after a fatal car crash.

  • Great Ideas
    Thursday, May 29, 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.