Adult Programs

ADULT BOOK DISCUSSION

Join us for a lively discussion. Books are available each month at the Service Center.
Wednesday, 10:30-11:30 am
April 26: A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
Thursday, 7-8 pm
April 27: A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman

PLANNING FOR A SUCCESSFUL RETIREMENT
Wednesday, April 26, 7-8:30 pm
Feel more confident that your assets could last as long as you do. This educational presentation will focus on the five main risks in retirement: longevity, inflation, market volatility, healthcare, and taxes. Best for ages 55 and above.

GENEALOGY INTEREST GROUP
Sunday, April 30, 1:30-3 pm
Join local genealogy enthusiasts as we share our expertise. Bring your own laptop or use one of ours.

ANTIQUE APPRAISALS
Sunday, May 7, 1:30-2:15 pm,
2:30-3:15 pm, or 3:30-4:15 pm
Appraisals by author and antiques expert Mark F. Moran. Register for one time slot only, limited to 14 people per slot. The order in which you register will determine when your item is appraised. One item per person. Additional items can be appraised at $10/item. Extra seating will be available if you would like to stay for entire event. Excluded items: all weapons, including swords and knives ; traps (like leg-hold); Nazi memorabilia; coins and paper money; fine jewelry, including precious gems; Beanie Babies.

PAINTING PARTY FOR MOMS
Saturday, May 13, 1-3 pm
Peggy Callahan, of Smiling Shamrock Art Studio, will give you step-by-step instruction and you will leave with your 12×16 painting of Flower Basket on a Bike. No experience necessary. Special Mother’s Day fee of $20. No refunds. Refreshments will be served.

100 THINGS TO DO IN CHICAGO BEFORE YOU DIE
Wednesday, May 17, 7-8 pm
Author Molly Page will discuss some of the one hundred adventures in her candid insider’s guide. It promises an authentic taste of the Windy City whether you’re taking a weekend-sized bite or sticking around for the buffet of a lifetime. Book sale and signing will follow the presentation.

STARTING AN ETSY ONLINE STORE
Wednesday, May 24, 7-8:30 pm
Librarian Liz Kirchhoff will show you how to set up a business on Etsy, showcase your products, and grow your business on websites like Pinterest.

ADULT BOOK DISCUSSION
Join us for a lively discussion. Books are available each month at the Service Center.
Wednesday, 10:30-11:30 am
May 24: A Mother’s Reckoning by Sue Klebold
Thursday, 7-8 pm
May 25: Did You Ever Have a Family by Bill Clegg