Adult Learning

Basic Technology Skills - Cancelled Today

February 8th, 2018, 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Work on the computer skills you need to develop with an instructor present to answer questions as needed. Learn to use the smartphone or tablet you recently acquired. 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 we encourage you to attend only once a week in order to allow time for others. Participants are welcome to bring a laptop or tablet from home, in order to practice on their own device.

The Science of Climate Change

April 18th, 2018, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
We welcome Michelle Nichols of The Adler Planetarium in celebration of Earth Day.
The concept of climate change is a hot topic these days. Depending on which side you listen to, it either doesn’t exist or the consequences will be catastrophic. Putting politics aside, we will focus on the scientific evidence. What does science say is happening? Where does the data come from?
What might be in our future?

Basic Technology Skills - CANCELLED TODAY

January 23rd, 2018, 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Work on the computer skills you need to develop with an instructor present to answer questions as needed. Learn to use the smartphone or tablet you recently acquired. 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 we encourage you to attend only once a week in order to allow time for others. Participants are welcome to bring a laptop or tablet from home, in order to practice on their own device.

Job Search Strategies

January 19th, 2018, 10:00am to 12:00pm
Are you struggling with your job search? Do you have questions about your resume ? Need tips for interviewing or networking? Join us for a special event with Nicole Wingate, Employment Specialist from the Goodwill Workforce Connection Center of North Riverside, onsite providing a workshop on current and future trends in the workforce job market, general job search assistance and one-on-one consultations. Bring your resume and questions!

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