Adult Events

Memoir Writing

What's your story? Your life experience is the story that only you can tell. You don't have to be a polished writer to chronicle the story for all time! Examples of successful memoirs are discussed as well as techniques for organizing your thoughts and putting them on paper.
Cost-$60. Payment due at time of registration. You are not officially registered until payment is received. No refunds.
Enter your library card number below to complete registration.
Click here to pay by credit card at Illinois EPay.

Memoir Writing

What's your story? Your life experience is the story that only you can tell. You don't have to be a polished writer to chronicle the story for all time! Examples of successful memoirs are discussed as well as techniques for organizing your thoughts and putting them on paper.
Cost-$60. Payment due at time of registration. You are not officially registered until payment is received. No refunds.
Enter your library card number below to complete registration.
Click here to pay by credit card at Illinois EPay.

Intro to WordPress

Learn how to create your own website or blog using a simple yet powerful online platform called WordPress. The class will provide a basic understanding about setting up your WordPress account, using built-in design themes, content management, publishing tools, search engine optimization (SEO), importing multimedia, and tips n' tricks. Bring your own laptop -- a WordPress account will be set up as part of the first class.
Cost-$20. Payment due at time of registration. You are not officially registered until payment is received. No refunds.

Intro to WordPress

Learn how to create your own website or blog using a simple yet powerful online platform called WordPress. The class will provide a basic understanding about setting up your WordPress account, using built-in design themes, content management, publishing tools, search engine optimization (SEO), importing multimedia, and tips n' tricks. Bring your own laptop -- a WordPress account will be set up as part of the first class.
Cost-$20. Payment due at time of registration. You are not officially registered until payment is received. No refunds.

Intro to Word 2013

You will gain a working knowledge of how to create, cut, customize, save and print many types of documents. Cost of text is not included in fee. To save your work, you will need to bring to class a USB Flash Drive 1GB minimum.
Cost - $30.Payment due at time of registration. You are not officially registered until payment is received. No refunds.
Enter your library card number below to complete registration.
Click here to pay by credit card at Illinois EPay.

Film discussion with Dick Adler

Calvary (2014)
Father James (Brendan Gleeson) is a conscientious priest and a widower whose faith is not shared by many in his flock. During a confession a mysterious parishioner threatens to kill the priest in a week's time. As Father James continues to comfort the troubled members of his community, including his own daughter, he struggles to find the courage to meet his fate. This highly acclaimed film was written and directed by John Michael McDonagh.
The film will be shown on Monday, February 2, at 6:30 p.m. in the Auditorium.

Film showing

Calvary (2014)
Father James (Brendan Gleeson) is a conscientious priest and a widower whose faith is not shared by many in his flock. During a confession a mysterious parishioner threatens to kill the priest in a week's time. As Father James continues to comfort the troubled members of his community, including his own daughter, he struggles to find the courage to meet his fate. This highly acclaimed film was written and directed by John Michael McDonagh.

The discussion will take place on Wednesday, February 4, at 7 p.m.

Spanish Literary Club

Attendees will take part in lively discussions on Spanish Literature, focusing on the works of notable authors. Conversations will be mostly in Spanish, but non-native speakers are welcome. This event will be held in the MediaScape Room. Currently discussing "El Alquimista" by Paulo Coelho.

Spanish Literary Club

Attendees will take part in lively discussions on Spanish Literature, focusing on the works of notable authors. Conversations will be mostly in Spanish, but non-native speakers are welcome. This event will be held in the MediaScape Room. Currently discussing "El Alquimista" by Paulo Coelho.

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