Calendar

Feb
19
Tue
Using Microsoft Word
Feb 19 @ 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Using Microsoft Word

Presented By: Joe Feigl

Participants will learn on laptops how to use Microsoft Word by creating a document, saving, highlighting, copying and pasting, font functions & paragraph functions.

The Library will provide a few laptops and patrons may bring their own.

Registration is required and limited to fifteen participants.

Register here.

Feb
21
Thu
SIUE Speaker Series: Mongolia
Feb 21 @ 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
SIUE Speaker Series: Mongolia

MONGOLIA: BIG CHANGES FROM COMMUNISM TO A DEMOCRATIC SOCIETY presented by Luke Snell

This event is free and open to the public. Registration is required.

Mongolia was under Soviet domination for over 70 years. After the collapse of the Soviet Union, Mongolia become independent and started to develop a freely elected government and a free market.

Mongolia still has several challenges but is rapidly moving from a 3rd world country to become one of the fastest growing economies in Asia. This presentation show the rapid development of a country most people know little about.

Register Here 

Feb
22
Fri
AARP Tax-Aide Services 2018 @ Glen Carbon Centennial Library
Feb 22 @ 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
AARP Tax-Aide Services 2018 @ Glen Carbon Centennial Library

Appointments Required. Call or come in to schedule. There are 5 time slots per hour.

What to bring:
All tax related documents
Last year’s return
Check book for direct deposit
Photo ID
Property tax bill
Social Security Cards for dependents
Medical insurance information, etc.

Cannot help with:
Schedule C if < or > $15,000; Schedule E w/expenses; Schedule F; Schedule K-1 w/depreciation or deductible expenses; 2106; 3903; 8615; Other rental or business income

Stitchin’ in the Stacks
Feb 22 @ 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Stitchin' in the Stacks

Do you like to Knit? Crochet? Embroider? Whatever your passion, gather and socialize with others who share your interest, and perhaps pick-up a few tips and tricks as you work your own creations! Please bring your sewing supplies.

Join other crafters at this weekly gathering to share crafting and conversation. New members are welcome to join at any time!

Feb
23
Sat
Yoga in February
Feb 23 @ 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM
Yoga in February

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

Register Here —Class is full. Call to be wait-listed

Feb
25
Mon
Photography 101
Feb 25 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Photography 101

How to take awesome pictures with any camera!

In this class, local travel and landscape photographer Jennifer Mishra will help you take better photos – regardless of the camera you use or your background in photography. Photography is about composition and light. She will take you behind the scenes of some of her award-winning photos to show some of the basic principles and then help you apply these principles to your own photographs. Bring a couple of your favorite photos (digital or printed) to drive our discussion. Whether you photograph with an iPhone or a DSLR, learn what it takes to capture awesome photos.

Register Here

Medicare Q & A
Feb 25 @ 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Medicare Q & A

If you are looking to sign up for Medicare and have questions on how to register or what is covered, this will be a great time to ask. Bring your questions and learn what to expect when you join Medicare.

Register Here

Feb
26
Tue
February Cookbook Club
Feb 26 @ 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
February Cookbook Club

Do you love Food? If yes, then come join Cookbook Club. Every month come and enjoy exploring food with a theme. Take home the cookbook of the month and bring a dish to share. February’s theme is Pasta!

Feb
28
Thu
Organ & Tissue Donor Sign-Up
Feb 28 @ 6:00 PM – 7:15 PM
Organ & Tissue Donor Sign-Up

February 14 is Valentine’s Day. It is also National Organ Donor Day.

There are many ways to celebrate with those we love. On February 28 we will have a representative from the Organ/Tissue Donor Program, Life Goes On^, and hopefully a representative from Be The Match*,  a registry for bone marrow donors.

^Organ/tissue donors save lives, restore sight and improve the quality of life for recipients across Illinois every day. The Illinois Secretary of State’s office maintains Illinois’ official registry of those who wish to donate organs/tissue upon their death.

*You could be a possible match for a patient in need of a bone marrow transplant. Learn more about how you can become a donor and the steps of the donation process.

Mar
1
Fri
AARP Tax-Aide Services 2018 @ Glen Carbon Centennial Library
Mar 1 @ 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
AARP Tax-Aide Services 2018 @ Glen Carbon Centennial Library

Appointments Required. Call or come in to schedule. There are 5 time slots per hour.

What to bring:
All tax related documents
Last year’s return
Check book for direct deposit
Photo ID
Property tax bill
Social Security Cards for dependents
Medical insurance information, etc.

Cannot help with:
Schedule C if < or > $15,000; Schedule E w/expenses; Schedule F; Schedule K-1 w/depreciation or deductible expenses; 2106; 3903; 8615; Other rental or business income