Adults

Communication Strategies - presented by The Alzheimer's Association

Feb 23 2017 3:00 pm
Feb 23 2017 4:30 pm

As people with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias progress in their journey and the ability to use words is lost, families need new ways to connect.  Join us to explore how communication takes place when someone has Alzheimer's, learn to decode the verbal and behavioral messages delivered by someone with dementia, and identify strategies to help ou connect and communicate at each stage of the disease. Please phone 309-681-1100 to sign-up for this program.  Space is limited!

Afternoon Movie with MASS (Mendota Area Senior Services) "It's A Wonderful Life"

Dec 9 2016 1:00 pm

Please join us for this FREE afternoon movie!  Refreshments provided by MASS!

Movie Afternoon with MASS (Mendota Area Senior Services) "If I Stay"

Nov 18 2016 1:00 pm

Please join us for this FREE afternoon movie!  Refreshments provided by MASS!

"A Very Merry Cookie Cutter Experience" with Wilton instructor David Hollis

Dec 1 2016 6:00 pm

Please bring one dozen cookies to decorate!  Children are welcome if accompanied by an adult. Please call the library to sign-up!  815-538-5142  Space is limited!

"Our Lady of the Angels School Fire" presented by Jim Gibbons

Nov 17 2016 6:30 pm

Join us for this riveting presentation on the 1958 tragedy in which 92 children and 3 nuns perished in the fire at Our Lady of the Angels school in Chicago.  Please call the library to sign-up!  815-538-5142

"A Ghostly Cupcake Experience" with Wilton instructor David Hollis

Oct 6 2016 6:00 pm

Children are welcome if accompanied by an adult.  Please bring one dozen cupcakes to decorate!  Please call the library to sign-up!  815-538-5142.  Space is limited!

"1967 - The Tumultuous Sixties Arrive in Hollywood" - presented by Alan Wenzel

Oct 4 2016 6:30 pm
Oct 4 2016 7:30 pm

This program examins three significant movies from 1967, "In the Heat of the Night", "The Graduate", and "Bonnie and Clyde", all of which have connections to Illinois!  This program is funded by a grant from the Illinois Humanities Council.  Illinois Humanities is supported in part by the national Endowment for the Humanities and the Illinois General Assembly.  There will be a short Friends of the Library meeting before the program at 6:15.  Please call the library to sign-up!  815-538-5142

 

 

 

 

 

Smartphone Training presented by Illinois Valley Cellular

May 31 2016 5:30 pm

Please join us for this informative training on Setting Up, the Main Features, what are all the Buttons, how to use Apps, Safety precautions and much, much more!  This is a wonderful opportunity to learn what your Smartphone can do!  Get all your questions answered - Please phone the library to sign-up!  815-538-5142

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