Seniors (55 +)

Computer Tutoring -- CANCELLED

May 17th, 2016,
6:30pm to 8:00pm
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 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.

Dogs 101

March 23rd, 2016,
7:00pm to 8:30pm
This family-centered program for current dog owners, prospective dog owners, and dog lovers focuses on aspects of dog ownership, canine care, and training. Learn about different dog breeds and their typical behaviors, where/how to get a puppy or dog, and how to care for a canine companion. Become familiar with how a dog communicates. A demonstration with a canine guest to illustrate positive reinforcement training tips is included in this program.

What Cats Want You to Know

June 1st, 2016,
7:00pm to 8:30pm
Celebrate national Adopt-a-Cat month in June with cat owners, cat lovers, and presenter Jennifer Vlazny, Shelter Operations Manager at Hinsdale Humane Society for 26 years. This is a PURR-fect program to learn about feline-related topics such as: kitten/cat care, how cats communicate, indoor vs. outdoor living, whether or not to declaw, multi-cat households, and feline health issues. A special furry guest will attend this family-centered program as a feline ambassador for Adopt-a-Cat month.

Amelia Earhart

March 12th, 2016,
2:00pm to 3:30pm
Amelia Earhart’s courageous exploits and spirited personality made her an international celebrity in the early twentieth century. In this lively living-history program, meet Amelia and learn about her experiences as the first woman to cross the Atlantic by airplane (1928) and the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic (1932). She'll describe how she learned to fly, what inspired her adventurous spirit, and why she set off in 1937 for an around-the-world flight.

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