Adult Community Programs are (noncredit) workshops and programs on a variety of topics, designed to give community members opportunities to learn something new. Topics include history, art, computers, language, gardening, crafts, cooking, film, fitness, home, and special interests. There are also day trips and special events. Unless otherwise stated, programs are designed for adults 18 and over.

To begin, click on Workshops Catalog above to see categories, then click on the category.

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News & Events

  • Gardening and Life Science
    Ready for a little good weather and a chance to get out in your yard or garden? We have everything from planting to pruning offered this spring.
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  • Mental Health First Aid Certification
    Just as CPR helps you assist an individual having a heart attack - even if you have no clinical training - Mental Health First Aid helps you assist someone experiencing a mental health related crisis. Learn risk factors and warning signs for mental health and addiction concerns, strategies for how to help someone in both crisis and non-crisis situations, and where to turn for help.
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ACP Offers Illinois Concealed Carry Training
Adult Community Programs now offers Concealed Carry training. Evening and weekend classes begin in January.

Illinois Concealed Carry Training will qualify you for an Illinois concealed carry permit. The required 16-hour firearms training includes range qualification and covers:
››Firearm Safety
››Basic principles of marksmanship
››Care, cleaning, loading and unloading of a concealable firearm
››State and Federal laws relating to the ownership, storage, carry and transport of a firearm
››Weapon handling

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