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Adult Program - All

Citizenship Class

Second Spring Session. 9 weeks. April 6 through June 8.
Attendance at all classes is recommended. Call Diana Allen at 847- 376-7683 with questions.

Event Date: 
Monday, April 20, 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm

Property Tax Appeal 101

Get tips to successfully maximize the reduction of your property taxes. Learn the appeals process, how to discover tax refunds and bill errors, and uncover qualifying exemptions. Presented by Andrea A. Raila & Associates. Registration required.

Event Date: 
Monday, April 20, 2015 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Adult Computer Beginner Boot Camp

Cancelled for TODAY April 16 .This 3 week training session meets 3 consecutive Thurdays. Learn to use the mouse, keyboard, explore Windows, begin searching the internet. Registering for the first session of the month reserves your seat for all 3 days. There is no individual session registration.

Event Date: 
Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

SCORE Small Business Counseling (by appointment only)

Take advantage of private one-hour sessions of business coaching.
Counselers from the Chicago Chapter of SCORE® will be at the Library to advise small business owners and start-ups with planning, marketing or financial solutions.
The sessions are free but you must make an appointment. To set up your appointment online, visit the counseling page at www.scorechicago.org/. If you have questions, call SCORE at 312-353-7724 or email info@scorechicago.org.
Sessions begin at 5:00 pm, 6:00 pm, and 7:00 pm.

Event Date: 
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm

Selling on eBay & Amazon: The Basics

Got some “stuff”? Learn how to make some $$ selling to millions of buyers on eBay and Amazon. As a successful Internet entrepreneur with over 3,500 eBay and Amazon transactions Jack Waddick will share his step-by-step plan for getting started. This fun and informative session will include real time demos on eBay and Amazon as well as time for your questions.

Event Date: 
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Citizenship Class

Second Spring Session. 9 weeks. April 6 through June 8.
Attendance at all classes is recommended. Call Diana Allen at 847- 376-7683 with questions.

Event Date: 
Monday, April 13, 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm

Bubble and Squawk Cookbook Discussion

Ever wonder if a cookbook is any good?
Every other month we will have a discussion on a cookbook.
Choose a recipe from the book selected, make the recipe and bring the completed dish to the discussion. The night of the discussion we will sample all the dishes and discuss the recipes and the overall book. Participants must bring a dish to participate.
April's featured cookbook is Heart of the Plate by Mollie Katzen. Copies will be available at the Adult Services Reference desk 3rd floor.

Event Date: 
Monday, April 13, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:15pm

Adult Computer Beginner Boot Camp

This 3 week training session meets 2 consecutive Thursdays and one more date to be announced. Learn to use the mouse, keyboard, explore Windows, begin searching the internet. Registering for the first session of the month reserves your seat for all 3 days. There is no individual session registration.

Event Date: 
Thursday, May 7, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

Time Matters: A Women's Retirement Outlook

This program shares perspectives on financial concerns facing women who are getting ready for or have recently transitioned to retirement. Edward Jones Financial Advisor Kyle Brown will discuss retirement income strategies, including perspectives around Social Security, withdrawal and reliance rates. He’ll also address how to prepare for the unexpected, including market and inflation risks, and the rising costs of health care and long-term care. Light breakfast provided by Edward Jones.

Event Date: 
Saturday, October 17, 2015 - 9:30am to 10:30am

Five Money Questions for Women

This educational program shares perspective on a process women can use to identify financial goals and set a strategy. Edward Jones Financial Advisor Kyle Brown will talk about the Rule of 72, systematic investing and utilizing employer-sponsored retirement plans and IRAs as strategies for saving. Coffee and dessert provided by Edward Jones.

Event Date: 
Thursday, October 1, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

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