Staff from Senator Mark Kirk's office will be available to assist individuals experiencing difficulties with the federal government.
Crease, Tuck, Shape. Find yourself In The Fold in this month's Idea Box. October 5 - October 28.
Medicare - understanding your healthcare options
Medicare-how it works. Join licensed insurance agent, Lawanda
Shelton, to get answers. What is Part A?
What is Part B? Medicare
Advantage Plans? What is Part D? Medicare.gov website as a very useful
tool! These sessions will assist seniors not yet retired, current
Medicare eligible retirees and those seniors considering changing their
current Medicare coverage. At each program session, attendees will have
the opportunity to sign up to schedule a FREE private consultation at
Join renowned transgender activist Buck Angel for a screening and discussion of his documentary film Mr. Angel (NR, 2013, 68 min.), which details his experiences as a female-to-male transgender man. Buck Angel's commitment to living an authentic life, even when faced with significant challenges, inspires self-reflection, compassion, and respect.
Meet Oak Park artist Alex Velazquez Brightbill and see her exhibit, In the Land of Barbie Dolls and Blonde Beauty Queens. A Mexican artist who immigrated to Chicago at age 10, she creates artwork that embodies the hybridity of growing up with two cultural experiences.
Enjoy a special display of items from the Oak Park Public Library Special Collections and the Ernest Hemingway Foundation of Oak Park Archives. Then take a behind-the-scenes tour of "Hacking Hemingway: Cracking the Code to the Vault," made possible by a digital imaging grant from Jesse White, Secretary of State and State Librarian.
1st Tour: 5-5:45 pm
2nd Tour: 6-6:45 pm
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: David Preciado, Chicago Federation of Labor
Workers Assistance Committee.
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: Joselyn Rollerson, Chicago Federation of Labor Workers
Matthew James Collins, raised in Oak Park and a graduate of Oak Park-River Forest High School, will share stories from his experience working as an artist and studying and researching the classical techniques of painting and sculpture in Italy over the past 15 years.
This class is designed for children with special needs ages 3 and up, with caregiver support. Classes are structured with Boardmaker schedules and include fun picture books and songs, along with fine and gross motor movement activities. Special supports like lap weights and fidget toys are available to help children be successful. Siblings welcome.