Genealogy Meet-Up Lecture

Friday, September 25, 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

This monthly group is an opportunity for genealogy enthusiasts to meet up, discuss tips and helpful hints, and hear from experts in the field.

Guest lecturer Thomas MacEntee will present "Building Your Research Toolbox."

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Second Floor - Veterans Room
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Meet the Sculpture Walk Artists

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Get to know a few of 2015's Village of Oak Park Sculpture Walk Artists. Learn about their creative process and art, with an opportunity for questions at the end.

This program has been made possible through the Oak Park Public Library, Village of Oak Park, Village of Oak Park's Public Art Advisory Commission, and Oak Park Art League.

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Second Floor - Veterans Room
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A Liar's Workshop: Learn Humor Writing Techniques (Part 1)

Wednesday, July 1, 2015 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Humor is central to helping people connect with and remember an idea, message, or point. In this free two-part Humor Writing Workshop, try five easy-to-learn techniques taught by Debra Schwartz, a writing instructor at Arizona State University.

This is the first in a two-part series. The second session is on Wednesday, July 8, 7-9 pm. Reservations are preferred. Call 708.697.6915.

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Second Floor - Veterans Room
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Talent Show

Thursday, August 20, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Show us what you've got! Bring your voice, your instruments, or just your talented self.

Register now to perform. Each act should run no more than seven minutes.

All are welcome to enjoy the show.

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Second Floor - Veterans Room
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AARP Life Reimagined

Saturday, September 19, 2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

We all wonder "What's next?" But often, we're not sure where to start and how to make it real. That's why AARP brought together the top thinkers to help create Life Reimagined, an innovative new program that helps each of us identify and achieve our goals, no matter where we are in life.

Whether it's starting a new career, building a new business, or living a dream, Life Reimagined provides real help to pursue our possibilities and connect with a community to make it happen.

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Second Floor - Veterans Room
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Get to Know Morningstar Investment Research Center

Wednesday, August 19, 2015 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Please join a representative from Morningstar for an overview of the company's database, Morningstar Investment Research Center. It's an easy-to-navigate database to help both novice and veteran investors reach their investment goals. It's the one-stop tool for collecting financial information, getting reliable portfolio analysis, learning about investment options, and getting the most up-to-date financial news commentary.

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Second Floor - Veterans Room
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Practice PSAT Test

Saturday, August 29, 2015 - 9:00am to 1:00pm

The PSAT is changing! High school students can learn what to expect by signing up for this free, fully proctored, full-length practice PSAT test sponsored by Kaplan Test Prep. Students will receive a comprehensive analysis of their performance on the test, detailing individual strengths and weaknesses.

The PSAT/NMSQT is the official route of entry to the National Merit Scholarship Program.

Space is limited, so registration is required. Registration begins Saturday, July 25.

Students should bring two No. 2 pencils and a calculator.

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Second Floor - Veterans Room
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Oak Park Photography Club

Monday, August 24, 2015 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Oak Park Photo Club members meet twice monthly to share digital and print photos. All skill levels welcome. Teens are invited to bring up to four images on a thumb drive to share. Questions are invited. Call Debby Preiser at 708.697.6915 for more information.

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Second Floor - Veterans Room
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