Adult Programs

Book Club

Drop in and discover good books, good discussion, and great people the second Tuesday of every month at 6:30 p.m.

For a full list of upcoming dates and titles, click here.

 


 

Computer

Internet for Beginners
January 20th at 2:00 pm  
Presented by Joe Feigl.  

This class will teach participants how to use and navigate internet browsers to go online. Search engines, navigating websites, how to log-in to check email, how to print and/or copy images off the internet, and other useful skills will be covered.

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Microsoft Word
February 19th & 20th at 6:30 pm  
Presented by Joe Feigl.  

This class will teach participants how to use and navigate internet browsers to go online. Search engines, navigating websites, how to log-in to check email, how to print and/or copy images off the internet, and other useful skills will be covered.

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Cooking

Cook Book Club
January 23rd at 6:30 – Italian Cooking
Book Title: Extra Virgin
February 20th at 6:30 – Thai Cooking
Book Title: Simple Thai Food
March 20th at 6:30 – French cuisine 
Book Title: The French Market: More Recipes from a French Kitchen
Presented by Ellora Ladd  

Take home the cookbook of the month and explore the recipes at your own pace. Then, bring your favorite dish to share with the group, try other recipes and participate in a lively discussion with Library staff member Ellora Ladd.

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Crafting

Adult Coloring Club
Monday, December 18th & January 22nd & February 19th from 6:30-7:30 pm
Relieve stress with this fun activity on the third Wednesday of the month
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Recycled Crafting Night
Thursday January 25th & February 22nd from 6:30-7:30 pm
Bring your current craft projects or try some of our recycled crafts for a fun night of crafting with friends on the fourth Thursday of the month.  All materials for recycled crafts will be provided.
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Finances

 


 

Gardening

Seed Exchange
March 10th, 9:30-11:30
Drop in and get great gardening tips from Master Gardeners.  Need seeds, have seeds?  Bring in seeds, bulbs, roots, etc. to exchange/swap and get great advice for making your garden grow. 

 


Health

Yoga
Saturdays at 9:30, in the Community Room

January 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th

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February 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th

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Get fit and healthy when you join us for a calming session of Yoga.  Please bring your own yoga mat.

 


Special Events

Tax Preparation
Wednesdays January 31st – March 28th
EITC will provide free tax preparation to those who qualify on a first come first served basis.  Please visit www.gatewayeitc.org for more information. 

 

Friday at the Movies
February 2nd, 9:30 – A Fistful of Dollars
Join us for a classic film with refreshments at the library.

 

More Women Spies
February 26th, 6:30
Gary Jackson is back to talk about more tales of women in espionage, throughout history and up to current events.  

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The History of Hoover Dam
March 6th, 6:30
SIUE Professor, Luke Snell, will talk about the Hoover Dam, an engineering marvel.

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Social Issues: Author Visit
March 15th, 6:30
SIUE presents Joyce Lakes, author of Justice Delayed Vs. Justice Denied: Race, Politics, and Money in the State Government.

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Writing Club

A Plethora of Pens writing group meet on the first Monday of the month from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the Community Room. This writing group encourages each other’s creativity with plot scenarios and character development, and gives support to one another’s work.

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