Celebrating Seniors Week, May 15-23Published on Fri, 04/25/2014 - 6:13am | Updated on Wed, 04/30/2014 - 5:40pm.
Experience four great events at the Main Library to honor, recognize and serve area seniors during "Celebrating Seniors Week," May 15-23. The Main Library is wheelchair accessible and offers two free hours of parking in the attached underground garage.
FILM: The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
Thursday, May 15, 2 pm, Main Library
Doug Deuchler hosts a screening of The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, a beautiful film following a group of retirees who retire to India, and discover that life and love begin again when you let go of the past. (2011, 124 minutes)
The Great American Songbook with Dr. Burton Fischman
Wednesday, May 21, 2 pm, Main Library
Play "Name that Tune" during this old-time sing-a-long with music from George Gershwin, Irving Berlin, Judy Garland, Carmen Miranda, Nat King Cole and more.
Healthy Brain, Healthy Memory
Thursday, May 22, 11 am, Main Library
Linda Sasser, PhD, shares activities to maintain and improve brain function. Learn strategies for improving retention and recall in this fun program.
CLASS: Download Digital Music and Movies
Friday, May 23, 11 am, Main Library
Join Digital Services Librarian Gretchen Rings to learn how to stream and download free music, movies and more from anywhere with your Oak Park Public Library card.
Find more resources and events during this annual celebration at celebratingseniors.net.