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.
News & Events
Coming This Spring
Learn to speak Chinese or Arabic or discover the value of your antique jewelry or try Belly Dance! It's all available in our ACP program
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See a Movie at Hickory Hall!
Drama, suspense and satire are themes in our fall films. A moderated discussion will follow each film.
Adult Community Programs will offer Concealed Carry training in 2014. Evening and weekend classes begin in January. Dates and times to be announced.
Illinois Concealed Carry Training will qualify you for an Illinois concealed carry permit. The required 16-hour firearms training includes range qualification and covers:
››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