Events for Adults

December 7, 2017 - 7:30 PM

The Barcodes meet on the first Thursday of every month in our new location in the conference room. For more information or to reserve a copy of the book, contact the Adult Services Department at 708-687-3700.

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December 8, 2017 - 2:00 PM
Android 101

This class covers the basic operations and functions of using an Android tablet. You will also discover library resources that allow you to download eBooks, eAudiobooks, videos, and magazines to your device for free! Please be sure to bring your tablet.

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December 9, 2017 - 2:30 PM
Ages Adults 18+

Join us for a fun and unique way to unwind and express creativity! Adult coloring books have more intricate designs and patterns than those designed for children. All materials will be supplied. Coffee provided and adults only, please!

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December 11, 2017 - 6:30 PM
Ages Adults 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.

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December 12, 2017 - 6:00 PM
iPad 101

This class covers the basic operations and functions of using an iPad. You will also discover library resources that allow you to download eBooks, eAudiobooks, videos, and magazines to your device for free! Please be sure to bring your iPad.

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December 13, 2017 - 10:00 AM
Ages 18+

Join Rosie Carter of Employment and Employer Services as she provides helpful tips for resume writing and filling out job applications. She will also discuss techniques for a successful interview and common questions interviewers may ask.

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December 13, 2017 - 11:00 AM
Ages Adults 18+

Are you a South Suburban College ESL student looking for an opportunity to practice your English skills? Join us once a month at Conversation Cafe for games and snacks!

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December 14, 2017 - 3:00 PM

Join us for our first ever Star Wars themed Comic Con, and be immersed into our Star Wars Universe! Dress up as your favorite Star Wars character, play FORCE bingo, meet our guest comic book artists, attend panels, get your picture taken with your favorite characters, battle it out in our trivia competition, and so much more! The Comic Con is open to all ages, so bring your friends, families, and wookiees with you!

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December 15, 2017 - 2:00 PM
Ages Adults 18+

Buddy (Will Ferrell) was accidentally transported to the North Pole as a toddler and raised to adulthood among Santa's elves. Unable to shake the feeling that he doesn't fit in, the adult Buddy travels to New York, in full elf uniform, in search of his real father. As it happens, this is Walter Hobbs (James Caan), a cynical businessman. After a DNA test proves this, Walter reluctantly attempts to start a relationship with the childlike Buddy with increasingly chaotic results.(IMDB). Popcorn provided. Movie titles subject to change. Rated PG

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December 20, 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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December 20, 2017 - 7:00 PM
Ages Adults 18+

If you consider yourself a movie buff or an amateur film critic—or if you just enjoy watching movies and talking about them—the Acorn Movie Club may be right for you. The group watches and discusses a variety of thought provoking, challenging, and groundbreaking contemporary and classic films from around the world and meets the third Wednesday of every month at 7:00pm to talk about them. If you have any questions or would like to join, contact the Adult Services Department at 708-687-3700.

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December 26, 2017 - 10:00 AM
Ages Adults 18+

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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