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Britta Krabill

(815) 756-9568 ext. 2100|

September 2019

Basic ESL

Wednesday September 18 @ 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 PM on Wednesday, repeating until September 26, 2019

Do you know an adult who wants to learn English? This basic language class is offered on Wednesday nights from 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. Participants do not need to have any formal knowledge of English prior to joining, and speakers of all languages are welcome. We have a classroom set of books. Just bring a pencil and paper! This program is FREE and does not require registration. For more information, please contact the instructor at hollowayteacher@gmail.com or contact the reference desk at (815)…

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Basic ESL

Wednesday September 25 @ 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 PM on Wednesday, repeating until September 26, 2019

Do you know an adult who wants to learn English? This basic language class is offered on Wednesday nights from 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. Participants do not need to have any formal knowledge of English prior to joining, and speakers of all languages are welcome. We have a classroom set of books. Just bring a pencil and paper! This program is FREE and does not require registration. For more information, please contact the instructor at hollowayteacher@gmail.com or contact the reference desk at (815)…

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Career-ready Workshop

Thursday September 26 @ 2:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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One event on September 26, 2019 at 2:00 AM

Looking for help creating, formatting, or updating a resume? Having a hard time navigating the job search process? Have an interview coming up or want to practice interview questions? If the answer to any of these is a YES, come check out  these workshops presented by the Kishwaukee College Workforce and Community Education Division and walk away career-ready! This program is FREE and does not require registration. For more information, contact Britta at brittak@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 2100.

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Ukulele Strum and Sing

Thursday September 26 @ 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Turn up with your ukulele and Liz & Jim Beloff’s The Daily Ukulele, 365 song book, and be ready play with other wonderful people. We plan for a fun strum along to liven up your month.  Don’t have a uke? Bring your voice.  Can’t sing? Bring your uke.  We will post a song list before each meetup so those who wish, can run through beforehand. Let go of stress, have a strum, a sing, and a laugh. Sessions will be…

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October 2019

Anime and Manga for Adults

Tuesday October 1 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Anime and manga aren’t just for kids! This program is open to anyone ages 18+, whether you're a seasoned otaku or someone who remembers watching DragonBall as a kid and wants to reminisce. Join us the first and third Tuesdays of the month from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. for games, snacks, and, of course, anime and manga! No registration is required and attendance is FREE. For additional information, contact Britta at brittak@dkpl.org or 815-756-9568 ext. 2100.  

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Basic ESL

Wednesday October 2 @ 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 PM on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

Do you know an adult who wants to learn English? This basic language class is offered on Wednesday nights from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Participants do not need to have any formal knowledge of English prior to joining, and speakers of all languages are welcome. We have a classroom set of books. Just bring a pencil and paper! This program is FREE and does not require registration. For more information, please contact the instructor at hollowayteacher@gmail.com or contact the reference desk at…

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Senior Tech Workshop: Aging Lively with Technology

Thursday October 3 @ 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

"Aging Lively with Technology" is a series of five workshops that help older adults and children with aging parents get the most out of social media, smart phones, wearables, home monitoring technology and smart assistants without getting overwhelmed or compromising their privacy or safety. The first workshop in the series is "Aging Lively with Family, Friends & Future Connections on Facebook & Other Social Media." In this session we will get comfortable connecting with family, current and old friends, and…

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Introduction to Essential Oils

Thursday October 3 @ 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Have you been hearing about essential oils but want do know more? Are you curious about how they might benefit you, but don’t know where to start? Want to jump on the bandwagon, but not sure about safety? Join us for a fun-filled evening of Essential Oils 101. You’ll learn about oils and how to use them safely. This program is FREE and open to everyone. For more information contact Britta at brittak@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 2100.

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Cross-cutting Conversations

Monday October 7 @ 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Are you an ESL teacher, lawyer, psychologist, social worker, local government employee who helps immigrants, or are you working in a similar career? Are you a member of the general public who is concerned about the status of immigrants today? Would you welcome opportunities to participate in meaningful conversations with others who share your interest? Join us for our next session in a series of facilitated conversations about writing related to modern-day immigration. Find support and fresh perspectives through discussion…

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Basic ESL

Wednesday October 9 @ 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 PM on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

Do you know an adult who wants to learn English? This basic language class is offered on Wednesday nights from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Participants do not need to have any formal knowledge of English prior to joining, and speakers of all languages are welcome. We have a classroom set of books. Just bring a pencil and paper! This program is FREE and does not require registration. For more information, please contact the instructor at hollowayteacher@gmail.com or contact the reference desk at…

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The New Tax Laws and You!

Wednesday October 16 @ 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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One event on October 16, 2019 at 5:00 PM

Tax reform is HERE, how does it affect YOU?  Attend a free educational workshop with Northern Illinois Federal Credit Union and Focused Tax Solutions which will explain the impact the new tax law may have on you.  Learn about changes to the tax law with an emphasis on the potential impact to individual taxpayers. This workshop is open to the public. No registration is necessary. For more information, contact Britta at brittak@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 2150.

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The New Tax Laws and You!

Wednesday October 16 @ 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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One event on October 16, 2019 at 5:00 PM

Tax reform is HERE, how does it affect YOU?  Attend a free educational workshop with Northern Illinois Federal Credit Union and Focused Tax Solutions which will explain the impact the new tax law may have on you.  Learn about changes to the tax law with an emphasis on the potential impact to individual taxpayers. This workshop is open to the public. No registration is necessary. For more information, contact Britta at brittak@dkpl.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 2150.

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Basic ESL

Wednesday October 16 @ 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 PM on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

Do you know an adult who wants to learn English? This basic language class is offered on Wednesday nights from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Participants do not need to have any formal knowledge of English prior to joining, and speakers of all languages are welcome. We have a classroom set of books. Just bring a pencil and paper! This program is FREE and does not require registration. For more information, please contact the instructor at hollowayteacher@gmail.com or contact the reference desk at…

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Senior Tech Workshop: Aging Lively with Technology

Thursday October 17 @ 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

"Aging Lively with Technology" is a series of five workshops that help older adults and children with aging parents get the most out of social media, smart phones, wearables, home monitoring technology and smart assistants without getting overwhelmed or compromising their privacy or safety. The second workshop in this series is "Aging Lively by Getting the Best Out of Smartphones and Tablets." In this session we will get comfortable using smartphones including but not limited to the iPhone and iPad,…

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Basic ESL

Wednesday October 23 @ 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 PM on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

Do you know an adult who wants to learn English? This basic language class is offered on Wednesday nights from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Participants do not need to have any formal knowledge of English prior to joining, and speakers of all languages are welcome. We have a classroom set of books. Just bring a pencil and paper! This program is FREE and does not require registration. For more information, please contact the instructor at hollowayteacher@gmail.com or contact the reference desk at…

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Ukulele Strum and Sing

Thursday October 24 @ 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Turn up with your ukulele and Liz & Jim Beloff’s the Daily Ukulele, 365 song book, and be ready play with other wonderful people. We plan for a fun strum along to liven up your month.  Don’t have a uke? Bring your voice.  Can’t sing? Bring your uke. Let go of stress, have a strum, a sing, and a laugh. For our October session, we’re celebrating Halloween! Feel free to dress in a simple costume or wear something that celebrates…

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Basic ESL

Wednesday October 30 @ 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 PM on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

Do you know an adult who wants to learn English? This basic language class is offered on Wednesday nights from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Participants do not need to have any formal knowledge of English prior to joining, and speakers of all languages are welcome. We have a classroom set of books. Just bring a pencil and paper! This program is FREE and does not require registration. For more information, please contact the instructor at hollowayteacher@gmail.com or contact the reference desk at…

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Senior Tech Workshop: Aging Lively with Technology

Thursday October 31 @ 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

"Aging Lively with Technology" is a series of five workshops that help older adults and children with aging parents get the most out of social media, smart phones, wearables, home monitoring technology and smart assistants without getting overwhelmed or compromising their privacy or safety. The third workshop in this series is "Aging Lively with Online Safety & Best Practices." In this session we will get comfortable with typical ways that social media, content sites, online stores, and other outlets ask…

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