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Programs

Sep
18
5:00PM

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6:30PM

The Technologist Is In

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

Are you confused about some new-fangled device? Receive personal instruction on how to use iPads and iPods, smartphones, e-readers, MP3 players and tablets. Call the library for a 30-minute appointment with a staff member.

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Sep
24
2:00PM

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4:00PM

Mahjong Club

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

Mahjong, anyone? Whether you're skilled at the game or have just watched from the sidelines but would like to learn to play, the new Pomonok Mahjong Club, which meets Wednesday afternoons, is a great place to meet people, engage in conversation and exercise your ability to strategize.

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Oct
1
5:30PM

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7:00PM

Incarcerated: Now What?

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

Your loved one is incarcerated. Where do you go for assistance? How can you help your loved one prepare for re-entry into society? You are formerly incarcerated. How do you get your life together? These and other issues will be addressed by David Rothenberg, founder and former Executive Director of The Fortune Society, one of the nation's largest service organizations serving the needs of the incarcerated and formerly incarcerated.


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Oct
8
11:00AM

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12:30PM

Introduction to Computers

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

Do you want to become comfortable using computers? Come to our free computer workshop and learn the basics, until 11:30AM. Space is limited; preregistration is required.

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Oct
22
11:00AM

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12:30PM

Introduction to PowerPoint

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

Learn the basics. Space is limited; preregistration is required.


Oct
22
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Book Discussion Group

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

We meet once a month to read and discuss a great book. The selection for June is "The Bookstore" by Deborah Meyler.

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Oct
22
2:00PM

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3:00PM

Book Discussion Group

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

We meet once a month to read and discuss a great book. 6/18: "The Bookstore" by Deborah Meyler; 7/23: "Clara and Mr. Tiffany" by Susan Vreeland; 8/20: "The Forever Girl" by Alexander McCall Smith; 9/17: "A Well-Tempered Heart" by Jan-Philipp Sendker; 10/22: "The Snow Queen" by Michael Cunningham; 11/19: "China Dolls" by Lisa See

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Oct
23
6:00PM

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7:00PM

Chicago Soul: A Musical Tribute to Curtis Mayfield and Sam Cooke

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Not required

Pop/jazz vocalist Cody Childs performs songs made famous by these two great artists. Selections include Mayfield’s "People Get Ready" and "I'm So Proud," Cooke's "Bring It On Home to Me” and "Having a Party" and many more.


Nov
19
11:00AM

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12:30PM

Introduction to Excel

Location: Pomonok
Registration: Registration is not yet open for this program. Please check back closer to the program date.

Learn the basics of this spreadsheet program. Space is limited; preregistration is required.