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ESL Beginner Speaking - CANCELLED

April 18th, 2015, 10:00am to 12:00pm
Practice makes perfect! This ESL study group is for beginner and intermediate adult learners who want to improve English listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Students at a very high level might find personal tutoring more helpful, but everyone is welcome to try the group to see if they like it.

Baby Noise

April 18th, 2015, 10:30am to 11:15am
Music is powerfully positive for little ones and their cognitive growth. We will guide you through simple, fun ways to use music for early learning. Ages 5 months through 2 years.

Please register by phone, on our website, or at the Youth Services desk to join the musical fun.

Love, Broadway Style

April 18th, 2015, 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Please join us and enjoy singer Kym Frankovelgia for a fabulous trip down musical memory lane. Her show is a crowd pleaser and will musically pay tribute to love from every angle as is celebrated on the Broadway stage. Add in several very popular favorites from the movies and you will have an afternoon you won't easily forget. Sing along, dance a little, or, just sit back and listen, but know this... laughter and tears are practically guaranteed.

Love, Broadway Style

April 18th, 2015, 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Please join us and enjoy singer Kym Frankovelgia for a fabulous trip down musical memory lane. Her show is a crowd pleaser and will musically pay tribute to love from every angle as is celebrated on the Broadway stage. Add in several very popular favorites from the movies and you will have an afternoon you won't easily forget. Sing along, dance a little, or, just sit back and listen, but know this... laughter and tears are practically guaranteed.

Computer Tutoring

April 21st, 2015, 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Work on the computer skills you need to develop with an instructor present to answer questions as needed. Practice using the mouse or typing; search the internet; set-up or use email or Facebook; work on projects using Microsoft Office 2010 products.
Sessions are drop-in, on a first-come first seated basis. Seating is limited, and we encourage you to attend only once a week in order to allow time for others.
Participants are welcome to bring a laptop or tablet from home, in order to practice on their own device.

GED Study Group

April 22nd, 2015, 10:30am to 12:30pm
Improve math or writing for placement tests like the GED, Accuplacer, and more. Or, just brush up on the basics for self-improvement.

The Basics of Budgeting

April 22nd, 2015, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
As part of Money Smart Week,Take Charge Illinois offers a financial workshop on budgeting. Learn how to prepare a monthly budget, comparison shop, cut expenses, and track & maintain a budget.

Basic Writing (Project CARE)

April 23rd, 2015, 10:00am to 11:30am
Learn grammar, spelling, and punctuation (from the beginning) in this drop-in study group. Practice writing messages, filling out applications, and much more. Start anytime!

Computer Tutoring

April 23rd, 2015, 10:30am to 12:00pm
Work on the computer skills you need to develop with an instructor present to answer questions as needed. Practice using the mouse or typing; search the internet; set-up or use email or Facebook; work on projects using Microsoft Office 2010 products.
Sessions are drop-in, on a first-come first seated basis. Seating is limited, and we encourage you to attend only once a week in order to allow time for others.
Participants are welcome to bring a laptop or tablet from home, in order to practice on their own device.