Adult Events for the Month of August

Reader's Night Out

Monday, August 04, 2014 at 7:00 PM -- Other
Individuals can visit Quigley?'s Irish Pub for a night of socializing with other readers. They can share a book they have recently finished or just a book they love. Participants can arrive at the pub at 6:15 p.m. to purchase dinner, or they can just attend the discussion, which will start at 7 pm.
Quigley?'s Irish Pub, 43 E. Jefferson Ave.

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English conversation groups for ESL students (NBL)

Wednesday, August 06, 2014 at 10:00 AM -- Naper Boulevard Library
These groups are designed to give English-as-a-Second-Language students a chance to practice their skills in a relaxed and comfortable environment. There is no fee for attending these classes, and one does not have to attend every session. Patrons are invited to attend whenever they can. All adult learners are welcome.

LP Conversion (NSL)

Thursday, August 07, 2014 at 6:30 PM -- 95th Street Library
This class will show individuals how to convert vinyl records into digital files.

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English conversation groups for ESL students (NBL)

Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at 10:00 AM -- Naper Boulevard Library
These groups are designed to give English-as-a-Second-Language students a chance to practice their skills in a relaxed and comfortable environment. There is no fee for attending these classes, and one does not have to attend every session. Patrons are invited to attend whenever they can. All adult learners are welcome.

Financial Literacy workshop -Finding Financial Advice that's right for you (NSL)

Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at 6:30 PM -- 95th Street Library
Karen Chan Financial Education & Consulting, LLC -
The maze of choices when it comes to financial advice can be confusing. While there?'s no fool-proof way to choose the best financial adviser, asking the right questions and understanding the answers can increase the chances of finding the best match for each individual. Karen Chan, a certified financial planner, will draw on 20 years of studying personal finance to help attendees learn more about the right financial advice for them.

Financial Literacy workshop: Strategies for Claiming Social Security Benefits

Thursday, August 14, 2014 at 6:30 PM -- Nichols Library
Karen Chan Financial Education & Consulting, LLC -
Starting Social Security benefits may be as simple as filling out a form, but the decision when to claim should be made carefully. There are a number of strategies to consider, particularly for married couples and those who are divorced or widowed. Karen Chan, a certified financial planner, will explain claiming options and how much money is at stake. She will share the results of several studies that examined how to maximize Social Security income.

English conversation groups for ESL students (NBL)

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at 10:00 AM -- Naper Boulevard Library
These groups are designed to give English-as-a-Second-Language students a chance to practice their skills in a relaxed and comfortable environment. There is no fee for attending these classes, and one does not have to attend every session. Patrons are invited to attend whenever they can. All adult learners are welcome.

Job Search Workshop: MOM, INC. (NSL)

Thursday, August 21, 2014 at 10:00 AM -- 95th Street Library
Women returning to work can assess their skills and learn how to showcase their stay-at-home experience. Becky Brillon, program director from Community Career Center, will teach attendees how to build networking contacts, develop a resume and articulate each individual's value to make an impactful impression.