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Adult Programs

  • Essential Tremor Support Group
    Saturday, September 13, 2014 - 10:00am
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Informal discussions emphasize medication and coping techniques.

  • Meet the New Catalog
    Saturday, September 13, 2014 - 2:00pm
    Interactive Classroom

    Come for a demonstration of the upcoming catalog, Enterprise, set to debut September 15th. We'll go over your account, finding materials, placing holds, and renewing. Do you make your own lists in our current catalog? We'll discuss free resources you can use to transfer and retain your current lists.

  • Illinois Poetry Society Meeting
    Sunday, September 14, 2014 - 1:00pm
    Interactive Classroom

    The Illinois State Poetry Society has a chapter that meets at the library. New members are welcome. Bring 10-12 copies of two of your poems.

  • Great Books
    Monday, September 15, 2014 - 10:00am
    Youth Services Activity Room

    The September reading is "Moosbrugger" by Robert Musil.

  • Introduction to Craigslist
    Monday, September 15, 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.

  • Book Discussion: Orphan Train
    Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 10:00am
    Village Hall, Shermer Study

    Nancy Buehler leads a discussion of "Orphan Train" by Christina Baker Kline.

    A girl in foster care is assigned to do community service and helps clean out the attic of an elderly woman who was sent west from New York on the Orphan Train as a child after a fire killed her parents.

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

  • Meet the New Catalog
    Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 10:00am
    Interactive Classroom

    Come for a demonstration of the upcoming catalog, Enterprise, set to debut September 16th. We'll go over your account, finding materials, placing holds, renewing, and paying fines. Do you make your own lists in our current catalog? We'll discuss free resources you can use to transfer and retain your current lists.

  • Meet the New Catalog
    Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 7:00pm
    Interactive Classroom

    Come for a demonstration of the upcoming catalog, Enterprise, set to debut September 16th. We'll go over your account, finding materials, placing holds, renewing, and paying fines. Do you make your own lists in our current catalog? We'll discuss free resources you can use to transfer and retain your current lists.

  • Digital Photography and Web Albums
    Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 10:00am
    Interactive Classroom

    Organize, edit, and enhance your photos.  Create a slide show.  Participants must bring their own cameras and memory cards containing photos. The first 15 minutes will be spent uploading photos.

  • Guided Meditation
    Wednesday, September 17, 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.