Casual conversations in English for new English language speakers. Different topic each session. Guided by trained volunteer facilitators. Practice English and learn a few new words.
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Learn about I-Cash and how to use it to find unclaimed assets / Zapoznaj się z programem I-Cash, aby odszukać zapomniane mienie. A representative from the State Treasurers Office, Ms. Barbara Chalko (who speaks both English and Polish), will be in the Commons to search for you.
I-Cash is the state fund for lost and abandoned assets. It includes an unclaimed property fund of over $2 billion that belong to residents and businesses in Illinois. Typically, one in four people who use the I-Cash service will find lost assets for themselves or their relatives.
Senior Coffee Hour. Dr. Burton Fischman returns with a talk about how it's never too late to practice a healthy lifestyle. In this fun filled interactive class you will learn the basics of physical fitness. Wear casual clothing - there will be a light sampling of exercise!
Unwind in the relaxed, welcoming atmosphere of HACKNEY'S ON LAKE with a bite to eat and drink, good company, and a lively book discussion.
Mr. Holmes - Rated PG, 104 min. An aging Sherlock Holmes faces the end of his days, with only the company of his housekeeper and her young son. Grappling with his diminishing mind, Holmes revisits the circumstances of the unsolved case that forced him into retirement.
OSCAR NIGHT PARTY! The Oscars once again are taking over the Niles Library. Registration for Niles Library cardholders ONLY begins on Mon., Feb. 1. Registration for ALL begins on Mon., Feb. 8.
This illustrated lecture by Leslie Goddard compliments our "Sweet Home Chicago" candy exhibit. Chicago has played a major role in candy production over the years. Remember Brach's caramels, Snickers, Milky Way Bars, Wrigley Gum, Baby Ruth & Butterfingers? Come to this delicious lecture to find out the history of these tasty treats. For more information about "Sweet Home Chicago," go to: www.nileslibrary.org/candy
Enjoy the sweet sounds of doo-wop from the 50s and pop music from the 60s with your favorite barber-shoppers, The Convertibles. For more information about "Sweet Home Chicago," go to: www.nileslibrary.org/candy
Tomatoes, Tomatoes, Tomatoes!
Librarian and avid Gardener Maryellen Essig will show you how to take your tomatoes from seed to eat.
We will cover Tomato varieties and how to choose which to grow. Maryellen will also discuss how to deal with common tomato problems.
Have a tablet and need some help getting started? Drop in on any of the following Tuesdays to learn the basics of your iPad, Android tablet, or Kindle Fire, as well as ways to customize your device and install apps.