Lansing Library announces programs for adults in February

2014-01-19T00:00:00Z Lansing Library announces programs for adults in FebruaryFor The Times
January 19, 2014 12:00 am  • 

LANSING | The Lansing Public Library, 2750 Indiana Ave., invites adults to participate in their February programs. For more information or to register contact the Adult Services Desk in person, call (708) 474-2447 or go online at

Adult Book Discussions

Avid Reads adult book discussion will meet at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 5at the Lansing Public Library. The book discussed will be “Snow Child” by Eowyn Ivey. Copies are available at the upstairs circulation desk.

Reality Check adult book discussion will meet at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 13 at the Lansing Public Library. The book discussed will be “In Plain Sight: The Startling Truth Behind the Elizabeth Smart Investigation” by Tom Smart and Lee Benson. Copies are available at the upstairs circulation desk.

Murder and Mayhem adult book discussion will meet at 11 a.m. Feb. 18 at the Lansing Public Library. The book discussed will be “From Doon with Death” by Ruth Rendell. Copies are available at the upstairs circulation desk.

Friends of the Library Book Sale is Feb. 8. Members only shop from 9 to 10 a.m. and the general public shops from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Membership available at the door. There is an ongoing book sale located in the Fiction and Beyond Department.

Adult Programs

Truffle Workshop 10:30 a.m. Feb. 4

Prepare for Valentine's Day by attending this deliciously tempting chocolate tasting, gift-yielding workshop. Registration required.

Affordable Care Act  10 a.m. Feb. 8

What impact will the Affordable Care Act have on you? Attend this event so that you can make the best decisions about your important health care coverage. Registration required.

Brain Games for Seniors 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Feb. 11 and March 11

Come and exercise your brain in a fun way with special brain games. Enjoy refreshments, win prizes and have fun. This is a Seniors Only Event. Registration is required. Event sponsored by JenCare.

Ten Tips for Shooting Better Pictures 6 to 7:30 p.m. Feb. 13

Attend this event put on by the 3H Camera Club to get ideas that you can experiment with and build on. Register.

Tabletop Gaming Night 1 to 4:30 p.m. Feb. 15

Over the age of 18 and still love games? Then come to Lansing Public Library’s Tabletop Gaming Night. Registration is not required.

Chicago: Emancipation to Inauguration 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Feb. 20

Join Chicago tour guide Clarence Goodman as he tells us the story of the African American experience in Chicago through the last 400 years. Register.

Free E-Books from the Library 1 to 2:30 p.m. Feb. 22

Did you know you can check out e-books for free just with your library card? Come in and find out the simple steps you can take to enjoy free books on your e-reader or tablet.

State Employment Process webinar 10 a.m. Feb. 26

Anyone with a disability, who is interested in a state job, should participate. Captioning will be provided. Sponsored by the Department of Central Management Services and the Interagency Committee on Employees with Disabilities

How to Appeal Property Tax Information  6 p.m. Feb. 27

Get tips to successfully maximize the reduction of your property taxes. Registration is required.

Monday Morning Movies 11 a.m. Feb. 3 and March 10

Feb. 3 will be "Captain Phillips" and March 10 will be "All is Lost." Every second Monday of the month we will be showing one of the hot new releases in the Community Room. No registration is required, however seating is limited at each screening to 60. For more information on the scheduled titles, call Fiction and Beyond. This event is sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

Computer Classes at the Lansing Public Library.

Registration is required and is limited to 10 Lansing Library card holders. Must have library card to register. Classes are 1 1/2 to 2 hours in length.

Call or pick up library newsletter for available classes, dates and times.

The Lansing Business Women's Association is cutting and sorting coupons for our military families overseas. The coupons can be used six months past the expiration date at their commissary. Join the group on the first Monday of every month at the Lansing Public Library in the Community Room. They meet from 9:30 a.m. to noon and 6 to 7:30 p.m. Bring scissors and any coupons you may have. Questions call Pat Leck at (708) 323-5232.

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