Adult Program

Urban Chicken Keeping

Curious about keeping chickens in your backyard? Jennifer Murtoff of Home to Roost will answer your questions and share her experiences with raising chicks, caring for adult birds and keeping your neighbors happy!

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Making Mealtimes Meaningful

A conversational roundtable for parents and caregivers who want to learn how to make the most of the family dinner. Learn how to introduce healthy foods to picky eaters from Registered Dietician, Bri Kellogg, and discover fun games and strategies for keeping the ones you love around the table longer from Cheryl Muñoz, of the Sugar Beet Co-op.

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Ebook Boot Camp

Learn how to check out ebooks from the library's two ebook platforms, 3M and Overdrive! Bring along your Kindle, iOS, or Android device, or use one of the computers provided by the library for this hands-on class
To attend: you must bring your current Oak Park Public Library card and PIN number.

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Author Roberta Raymond: "Amy and the Amaryllis"

Meet Oak Park author Roberta Raymond and see her newly published children's book which Raymond wrote and illustrated, "Amy and the Amaryllis." All proceeds from book sales will benefit the Garden Club of Oak Park & River Forest.

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Local Epicurean: Winemaking 101

Join Jim and Marge Massarello for this introduction to making wine at home! The Massarello's will share their 40 years of experience in making wine from grapes, wine kits, and fruit. Salute!

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Seminar: Tips for Submitting Online Job Applications

Did you know that online job applications are used as a screening tool for employers? Learn what to watch out for, how to answer questions, and techniques for completing online applications. Presenter: Eileen Vesey, Chicago Federation of Labor Workers Assistance Committee. Learn more about all our services for job seekers.

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Seminar: Preparing for a Job Interview

Learn the importance of first impressions, and how to present yourself to the potential employer. We will review tips and techniques to help you prepare for job interviews. Presenter: Presenter: Eileen Vesey, Chicago Federation of Labor Workers Assistance Committee. Learn more about all our services for job seekers.

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Seminar: The Importance of a Strong Resume

Learn the components of a strong resume, and what keywords or phrases to use that will help move your resume to the top of the stack. Presenter: Eileen Vesey, Chicago Federation of Labor Workers Assistance Committee.

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So You Want to Be a Tutor? (Session 4 of 4)

Get certified as a tutor! In collaboration with Triton College, we're offering a free, 2-day training course in tutoring and mentoring to interested teens and adults.

The training is nationally accredited in cooperation with the College Reading and Learning Association. It covers topics from active listening to ethics and will benefit new and experienced tutors alike.

After completing 10 hours of training and at least 25 hours of tutoring, you may qualify for certification that will be recognized by colleges and other agencies.

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So You Want to Be a Tutor? (Session 3 of 4)

Get certified as a tutor! In collaboration with Triton College, we're offering a free, 2-day training course in tutoring and mentoring to interested teens and adults.

The training is nationally accredited in cooperation with the College Reading and Learning Association. It covers topics from active listening to ethics and will benefit new and experienced tutors alike.

After completing 10 hours of training and at least 25 hours of tutoring, you may qualify for certification that will be recognized by colleges and other agencies.

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