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Adult Programs Winter 2018 Programs

Winter Reading Program
Sign up begins December 1st!

Read from December 3rd to January 10th and find yourself lost in a blizzard of fun and prizes.
 
Read or listen to 4 books of your choice. Then turn in a reading log to be entered into a grand prize drawing for one of 4 $25 gift cards.
 
All entries must be turned in by January 10th. 


2nd Annual Gift Wrapping Party 
Sat. Dec. 1 @ 1:00 - 4:00 PM

Join our 2nd holiday gift wrapping party! Bring your holiday presents to wrap them up. There will be a everything you need to make your holiday gifts look spectacular! This will be a great opportunity to wrap gifts while having a chance to “rap” with your neighbors and make some new friends. Treats will be provided. Registration required. Limit 15

Holiday Bingo
Mon. Dec. 3, 10, 17 @ 10:30 AM

Beat the winter blues with Bingo and win festive prizes!

Tuesday Movie Matinees 
Tue. Dec. 4, 11, 18 @ 2:00 PM;
Tue. Jan. 8, 15, 22, 29  @ 2:00 PM;
Tue. Feb. 5, 12, 19, 26 @ 2:00 PM

Film fans gather at the library to watch and discuss a movie. Participants suggest the movie and the snacks.

Gentle Morning Exercise
Thu. Dec. 6, 13 | Jan. 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 | Feb. 7, 14, 21, 28
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Join us for gentle video routines including Chair Yoga and Aerobics. Beginners are welcome! Registration required. Limit 15.
 
UFOs (Unfinished Objects)
Sat. Dec. 8 | Jan. 5 | Feb. 2
1:00 - 3:00 PM

Have a lot of UnFinished Objects laying around the house? Come finish them without the distractions at home! Work on your PHD (Projects Half Done) while  enjoying some coffee and some adult conversation. Bring your knitting, crochet, sewing, scrapbooking, coloring, ANYTHING! Limit 10.

Listening Session for Older Adults
Mon. Dec. 10 @ 11:45 AM
Are you a senior patron looking for more programs and services from the library? Please join us to share your suggestions. Refreshments and snacks will be served.

Hodgkins Book Club
Sat. Dec. 15 | Jan. 19 | Feb. 16
11:00 AM

Pick up a copy of each month’s selection at the circulation desk. New members welcome!

Ugly Sweater Contest
Sat. Dec. 15 @ 2:00 pM

What could be better than a tacky Christmas sweater? Get into the holiday spirit and wear yours to the library! Participants will vote for the winners. Limit 24. Please register.

Cozy Mystery Book Club
Sun. Dec. 16 | Jan. 20 | Feb. 17
3:00 PM

Cozy Mystery is a light-hearted detective story. Pick up a copy of each month’s selection at the circulation desk. New members welcome!


Fri. Jan. 4, 18 | Feb. 1, 15
10:30 AM

Join us for B-I-N-G-O and light refreshments.

Senior Morning Meetups
Mon. Jan. 7, 14, 21, 28 | Feb. 4, 11, 18, 25
10:30 AM

Enjoy coffee, crosswords, cards, puzzles and more!
Technology Programs

Need help learning or doing something on the computer? Set up a one-on-one session with our Technology Assistant, Martin. Stop by the library to make an appointment or call 708-579-1844.

¿Ocupa ayuda para aprender o para hacer algo en la computadora? ¿O tiene preguntas sobre la tecnologia? ¡Usted escoge lo que quiere!


Drop-In Tech Help
Sat. Dec. 29 @ 1:00 - 4:00 PM

Did you get a new device over the holidays and need help setting it up? Stop by the library during our Drop-In Tech Help hours to get assistance!
 
Email Basics
Wed. Jan. 9 @ 6:00 PM

Learn the basics of emailing! Patrons are welcome to bring their own laptops or tablets. Registration required. Limit 5.

eBooks
Wed. Feb. 10 @ 6:00 PM

Learn to search and download eBooks with our Media on Demand catalog. Plus learn about our new reader app Libby! Registration required. Limit 5.