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Adult Program - All

Writers' Roundtable

Have you dreamed of joining a writing group? If you write and would like feedback, inspiration, therapy or just support, come to our writing group. Inspirational experts in the fields of writing & publishing will be periodically featured.

Event Date: 
Monday, March 18, 2013 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Ebook and Ereader Fair

Do you own an ereader or are you trying to decide which device is best for you? Drop by to try a variety of devices from Sony, Nook, Kindle, and iPad. Learn more about searching My Media Mall’s eBook collection. For individual help checking out eBooks or eaudiobooks, fill out and submit the eBook help form at and we will contact you to make an appointment.

Event Date: 
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

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 If you have questions, call SCORE at 312-353-7724 or email
Held in the Library's Group Study Room on the second floor, sessions begin at 9:00 am, 10:00 am or 11:00 am.

Event Date: 
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

ESL Club

New English speakers are invited to join this conversation club to practice speaking English. Meet people from all over the world to share personal stories and discuss current events and other topics chosen by the group. For more information contact Darlene at 847-663-6433.

Event Date: 
Thursday, March 7, 2013 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm

Improve Your Memory

Senior Coffee Hour with Dr. Burton Fischman. Join us to learn how to improve your memory strategies, retain information more readily, and how to remember numbers in addition to names and faces. This former professor of communication has many tips! Dr. Fischman is an octogenarian who became a personal trainer at age 80!

Event Date: 
Thursday, March 7, 2013 - 10:30am to 11:30am

Start a 4-Herb Kitchen Garden

Niles Garden club's monthly gathering which builds on last month's program and start a kitchen herb garden with seeds. Athena will “care take” the seeds and in April members will have herb seedlings to transplant in their own containers.

Event Date: 
Sunday, March 3, 2013 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm