Events for Adults

August 26, 2017 - 2:30 PM
Ages Adults 18+

Take your genealogy research skills up a notch by learning advanced techniques for locating records by topic and type of repository and explore case studies for honing your skills.

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August 28, 2017 - 2:00 PM
Ages Adults 18+

This film tells the account of keepers of the Warsaw Zoo, Antonina and Jan Zabinski, who helped save hundreds of people and animals during the German invasion (IMDB). Popcorn provided. Titles subject to change.

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August 28, 2017 - 6:30 PM
Ages Adults 18+

Provides an introduction to PowerPoint—a popular software program used for presentations. You should be fairly comfortable with using a mouse and keyboard. There is no fee for this class. Advanced registration is required.

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August 30, 2017 - 10:00 AM
Ages Adults 18+

Come play Mah Jongg with friends and community members! Players of all skill levels are invited to attend. The group is self-guided. A limited number of sets will be provided. Meetings take place monthly on the last Wednesday at 10AM.

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August 31, 2017 - 6:30 PM
Ages Adults 18+

Do you love crafting and meeting new people? Bring your needlework, or any craft project, to work on, and sit back and enjoy chatting and sharing skills with other "crafters." All meetings will be held the last Thursday of each month.

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September 2, 2017 - 2:00 PM
Ages Adults 18+

Introduction to the computer and how to get started with a computer or laptop for adults and seniors. The following concepts will be covered in Computer I:
*Basic Parts of the Computer
*Keyboard and Mouse Usage
*Basic Introduction to Using the Computer
There is no fee for this class. Registration is required and opens up to three weeks in advance.

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September 5, 2017 - 7:00 PM
Ages Adults 18+

Historian Jim Gibbons will take you on the rollercoaster life of one of America’s most talked about founding fathers. From his skyrocketing in popularity and fame to his sudden downfall due to scandal and ultimately, his tragic death, you will not want to miss Gibbons’ riveting presentation of Hamilton’s legacy.

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September 6, 2017 - 10:00 AM
Ages Seniors

Horizon Book Club is an outreach program for residents of Horizon Senior Living.

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September 6, 2017 - 7:00 PM
Ages Adults 18+

Need assistance with your genealogy research? Patty Higgins, president of the South Suburban Genealogical and Historical Society, is available to answer your questions here at Acorn on the first Wednesday of each month between 7 and 8pm!

For more information about SSGHS, visit www.ssghs.org

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September 7, 2017 - 7:30 PM
Ages Adults 18+

The “Barcodes” meet on the first Thursday of each Month at 7:30PM in the library Conference Room. For more information and book titles, contact the Adult Services Department.

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September 8, 2017 - 2:00 PM
Ages Adults 18+

A woman lands a dream job at a powerful tech company called the Circle, only to uncover an agenda that will affect the lives of all of humanity (IMDb). Popcorn provided. Titles subject to change.

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September 9, 2017 - 2:00 PM
Ages Adults 18+

This class provides a brief introduction to using the internet. We will cover web browsers, search engines, and security.

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