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Fit Club: Clean Week[image - PiYo poster]
Saturdays at 11am (extended!)

Clean week is a program to jumpstart your fit lifestyle. Each week, Beachbody Coach Diane Whiston will lead a workout of fitness fundamentals, followed by a session that covers meal planning and nutrition, with personal support and accountability. This is a group to support each other in our fitness journeys!  

                                   4/20/19       4/27/19

Register by clicking on the above dates or call 708-749-1050 x120. 
Walk-ins welcome. 


Adult Readers Book Club
Monday, 4/22 at 7pm 

Join us for a discussion of The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah.  
Pick up a copy at the Circulation Desk. Library eBooks are available through Libby (a new app from OverDrive).

Register here or call us at 708-749-1050 x120.



Emotional Wellness and Self Care
Thursday, 4/25 at 6pm
Emotional Wellness and Self-Care is designed to equip participants with skills to identify unhealthy and overwhelming emotions, discover their impact, and present a blueprint for a healthier emotional life. The objective is to assist participants in identifying the barriers to self-care, and prioritizing their overall health, which includes the creation of a personalized self-care plan.
Register here or call 708-749-1050.


Twilight Zone Lecture Series with Mike Lynn
Thursday, 5/2 at 6:30pm
Join us for a viewing of an episode of the classic science fiction anthology series The Twilight Zone followed by a discussion led by Mike Lynn, an Adult Continuing Education instructor at College of DuPage. Learn about the creative elements behind the episode and how they enhanced the message and themes of the episode. Next stop... The Twilight Zone!
Register here for this lecture and a screening of May's episode "The Obsolete Man" or call 708-749-1050.


Medicare 101
Saturday, 5/4, 11am in Central Stickney*
Saturday, 5/11 at 11am
(choose one date) 

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A licensed Medicare agent will be here to answer your questions about Medicare, such as:

  • What is Medicare and who is eligible to apply for it?
  • The distinctions of Medicare A, B, C, and D
  • Original Medicare vs. Medicare Advantage
  • Supplement plans vs. Medicare Advantage plans
  • Medicare D: prescription drugs explained.

Click on the date below to register or call 708-749-1050 x120.
5/4 at 11am (Central Stickney*)
5/11 at 11am              

*May 4th's session will be at the Stickney Township Central Community Center, 4949 S. Long Ave.


Basic Word Processing
Monday, 5/2 at 2pm
[image - illustration of a laptop computer]In this beginner class we will practice creating, formatting and saving documents with the Microsoft Word program. Get more familiar with what this program can do. Bring your laptop or use one of our own.
Register here or call 708-749-1050.


Second Saturday Cinema: King Kong vs. Godzilla (1962)
Saturday, 5/11 at 2pm

King Kong and Godzilla go head-to-head in an epic battle of the beast when the giant gorilla escapes from captivity in Japan and squares up to the recently thawed lizard.

Enjoy some popcorn and a movie at the Library!


Microsoft Powerpoint, Publisher and Word
Tuesday, 5/21 at 2pm

We will cover the basics and best tips for creating a Power Point slide presentation, complete with handouts using Word and Publisher. Bring your laptop or use one of ours, and get ready to sharpen your presentation skills.
Register here.


Office Excel: Tips & Tricks
Wednesday, 5/22 at 6:30pm

Create basic spreadsheets and use common formulas and functions in Excel. Bring your laptop or use one of ours. Register here or call 708-749-1050.


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Take Home the Internet
Wi-Fi Hotspot Lending

No internet at home? We have updated our 4G/LTE mobile Wi-Fi hotspots, allowing you to take home the internet. Visit the Circulation Desk to sign up.

For more information, including our new mobile hotspot video tutorial, view our 4G/LTE Hotspot Guide to Operation.

Check availability or place a hold through our catalog.


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Stickney-Forest View Public Library District       6800 W. 43rd St, Stickney, IL 60402