Events for Adults

May 28, 2019 - 10:00 AM
Ages 18 and up

Join us for bingo and light refreshments for a chance to win fun prizes! This program takes place on the last Tuesday of every month at 10:00AM

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May 28, 2019 - 7:00 PM
Ages 18+

Basic Introduction into Microsoft Excel and how to use spreadsheets. You should be fairly comfortable with using the mouse and keyboard and data entry. We will create a simple budget using formatting, formulas and charts. There is no fee for this class. Registration begins three weeks before the class.

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May 29, 2019 - 2:00 PM
Ages 18+

Fiction in a Nutshell meets the last Wednesday of every other month at 2p.m. at the Acorn Public Library. For more details and to reserve a book, contact the Adult Services Department.

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May 30, 2019 - 2:00 PM
Ages 18+

Learn the basics of Spanish in this informal six-week course. All materials provided. The Adult Services Manager, who has a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish, instructs classes. Thursday afternoons for six weeks. When you register, you are signing up to attend all six weeks.

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May 30, 2019 - 7:00 PM
Ages 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. Registration begins 3 weeks before the class.

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June 5, 2019 - 7:00 PM
Ages 18+

This class provides a brief introduction to using the internet. We will cover web browsers, search engines, and security. There is no fee for this class. Registration begins 3 weeks before the class.

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June 5, 2019 - 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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June 6, 2019 - 2:00 PM
Ages 18+

Learn the basics of Spanish in this informal six-week course. All materials provided. The Adult Services Manager, who has a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish, instructs classes. Thursday afternoons for six weeks. When you register, you are signing up to attend all six weeks.

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June 6, 2019 - 7:00 PM
Ages 18+

Job searching has changed radically in the past few years. Attend this program and learn how job searching works now. You will also learn some of the things you can do to increase the likelihood of getting an interview and a job.

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June 6, 2019 - 7:30 PM

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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June 7, 2019 - 2:00 PM
Ages Adults 18+

Basic Introduction into Microsoft Word and how to use word processors with formatting, tables and more. You should be fairly comfortable with using the mouse and keyboard. There is no fee for this class. Registration begins 3 weeks before the class.

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June 8, 2019 - 2:30 PM
Ages 18+

Each Soothing Art Saturday will have coloring supplies, kinetic sand, and PlayDoh. In addition, there will be a spotlight program each month that highlights a new therapeutic art activity. We will also have different kinds of herbal teas & calming music. Coffee will be made upon request. Adults only, please!

Monthly Program- Scribble Coloring: Create patterns through scribbling and coloring your new designs & learn about the therapeutic benefits coloring!

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