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Tai Chi QiGong Wellness and Healing
Tuesdays, February 26 & March 5 from 6:15-7:30pm
This series of Tai Chi QiGong (Meditation with Movement) will explore and practice 5 phases of physical, mental and emotional wellness.
The New Tax Law and You
Saturday, March 9 from 12-1pm
How does the 2018 Tax Cut and Jobs Act (new tax law) affect your standard itemized deductions, personal exemptions and your anticipated refund? Get the answers to those questions and more from the tax experts at H & R Block. Light refreshments and handouts will be provided.
Saturdays: Mar. 9, Apr. 13, May 11 from 2-4pm
Are you interested in learning how to knit or crochet? Do you have a project you’re working on or looking for new patterns? Come for the conversation and work on projects. All skill levels are welcome. Ages 16 and up.
Rainbow Onesies for Rainbow Babies
Thursday, March 14 from 12-1pm
Patrons will make a St. Patrick’s Day themed onesie, to be donated to any new mom who has a “Rainbow Baby.” A Rainbow Baby is a child that is born after a mommy has suffered infant loss, stillbirth or miscarriage. They are the babies that come “after the storm.” Decorated onesies will be donated to a local NICU (Neonatal Intensive Care Unit) at Christ Hospital, in Oak Lawn. Limit 15.
Marbled Clay Ring Dish
Friday, March 15 from 1-2 pm
Make a clay dish to keep your keys, coins or other small items organized. Limit 15.
Senior Health Fair
Saturday, March 23 from 1-3pm
Seniors! Join us for a free afternoon event focused on maintaining good health. Medical representatives from JenCare will conduct free screenings (blood pressure and blood sugar checks). Other health care vendors will also be available to answer your health related questions. JenCare is a specialty facility that provides healthcare to Medicare-eligible seniors.
Senior Lunch and Learn Series
Last Friday of the Month from 11am-12pm
Seniors! Join us every last Friday of the month for our free Lunch and Learn series. Each month we will focus on a different technology related topic. Limit 20.
March 29 Podcasts
April 26 Senior Housing
May 31 AirBnB , VRBO & Vacation Rental sites
Your Medicare Questions Answered
Mondays: April 1 & May 6 from 11am-12pm
Sakeena Gilbert from GLS Consultants will be available to answer your Medicare questions.
Every Tuesday in April from 11am-12pm
Get moving with Latin and Reggaeton music for a senior-friendly workout! Bring a water bottle and come dressed and ready to exercise. Limit 25.
Adult DIY Easter Decor
Wednesday, April 3 from 6:30-8pm
Get Easter decorating tips and make a cute decoration of your own! Limit 15.
Property After Death Planning Workshop
Wednesday, April 10 from 7-8:30pm
Representatives from the Cook County Recorder of Deeds office will discuss how to avoid probate court and transfer you home, car, and bank accounts to your loved one after your death. It is a workshop that every property owner should attend. Must have 50 registered by April 1 or program will be canceled.
Thursday, April 11 from 7-8pm
Join us at the library to make a bright and colorful Easter egg wreath using washi tape and ribbon to make your porch more welcoming. Limit15.
CPR Training and Recertification
Saturday, April 13 from 10am-2pm
Representatives from A-Live CPR will teach a Basic Life Support (BLS) initial certification (2-4 hours) and recertification (2-3 hours) class this spring. This American Heart Association accredited class is required for Healthcare providers, EMS personnel, dentists, nurses, CNA, patients care techs, respiratory therapists as well as the general public. $40 fee(cash only) is required at time of registration. No refunds unless the class is canceled due to less than 2 participants registered.
Meditation: The Secret to a Peaceful Life
Wednesday, April 17 from 7-8pm
Renate Lanotte, MS LCSW will explore the healing power of meditation and how to unlock the door to a life of improved physical and emotional wellbeing. Meditation not only helps to reduce stress, it helps to positively transform our inner self and helps to cope with stress.