Upcoming Events

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ESL Study Group - Beginner

April 19th, 2014, 10:00am to 12:00pm
Practice makes perfect! Our ESL study group is for beginner and intermediate adult learners who want to improve English listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Students at a very high level might find personal tutoring more helpful, but everyone is welcome to try the group to see if they like it.

Booked for Breakfast

April 19th, 2014, 10:30am to 11:30am
What could be better than talking about the books you love with other book lovers? How about talking about your favorite books over breakfast? Breakfast and beverages will be provided. Bring your appetite and a thirst for knowledge!

Private Learning Group

April 19th, 2014, 10:30am to 12:00pm
This is a closed social group for past students of ESL classes from the Library and the Lyons Township Adult Ed. program.

Anime Mondays

April 21st, 2014, 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Much of the manga in the Teen Collection has been made into animated television series and features that air primarily in Japan. Every Monday we will feature either an episode from a featured anime series or an animated film. No commercials, nothing but the tasty cream of the animated crop!

Knuckle Sandwich Theatre Presents...

April 22nd, 2014, 4:30pm to 5:30pm
From the classic Kung Fu flicks of Hong Kong, to Savate and Parkour in Europe, to Tony Jaa and the current crop of action spectaculars coming out of Thailand - the Library offers an ongoing extravaganza of martial arts films from around the world.

Computer Tutoring

April 22nd, 2014, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Work on the computer skills you need to develop with an instructor present to answer questions as needed. Practice using the mouse or typing; search the internet; set-up or use email or Facebook; work on projects using Microsoft Office 2010 products.
Sessions are drop-in, on a first-come first seated basis. Seating is limited, and participants are encouraged to attend only once a week in order to allow time for others.
Participants are welcome and encouraged to bring a laptop from home, in order to practice on their own computer.

ESL Study Group for District 100 Parents

April 23rd, 2014, 9:00am to 10:30am
Practice makes perfect! Our ESL study group for District 100 parents is for beginner and intermediate adult learners who want to improve English listening, speaking, reading, and writing.

Computer Tutoring

April 23rd, 2014, 10:00am to 11:30am
Work on the computer skills you need to develop with an instructor present to answer questions as needed. Practice using the mouse or typing; search the internet; set-up or use email or Facebook; work on projects using Microsoft Office 2010 products.
Sessions are drop-in, on a first-come first seated basis. Seating is limited, and participants are encouraged to attend only once a week in order to allow time for others.
Participants are welcome and encouraged to bring a laptop from home, in order to practice on their own computer.

Open Tutoring

April 23rd, 2014, 10:30am to 12:30pm
Need help with math or writing? We can help you study for just about any kind of placement test--even the GED. Start attending anytime and drop-in as needed. We will develop a personal learning plan for you based on when your test is scheduled; however, we cannot guarantee good results through "cramming." Don't delay!

Crafteens

April 23rd, 2014, 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Feeling crafty? Need a project? We've got you covered. There's always something new to create!

Computer Tutoring

April 24th, 2014, 10:00am to 11:30am
Work on the computer skills you need to develop with an instructor present to answer questions as needed. Practice using the mouse or typing; search the internet; set-up or use email or Facebook; work on projects using Microsoft Office 2010 products.
Sessions are drop-in, on a first-come first seated basis. Seating is limited, and participants are encouraged to attend only once a week in order to allow time for others.
Participants are welcome and encouraged to bring a laptop from home, in order to practice on their own computer.

ESL Basic Writing

April 24th, 2014, 10:30am to 12:00pm
Learn grammar, spelling, and punctuation (from the beginning) in this drop-in study group. Practice writing messages, filling out applications, and much more. Start anytime!

Open Tutoring

April 24th, 2014, 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Need help with math, reading, or writing? We can help you study for a placement test or the GED. Start attending anytime and drop-in as needed. We will develop a personal learning plan for you based on when your test is scheduled; however, we cannot guarantee good results through "cramming." Don't delay!