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Military Healthcare and Medicare 101

This program helps Veterans learn how Military healthcare benefits can be combined with Medicare benefits to provide better overall healthcare at a lower cost. Please Register

There are complexities with VA Care, CHAMPVA, Tricare for Life programs as well as Medicare Advantage and Medicare Supplements. Advocate Health Advisors' Veterans Initiative Program explains to Veterans and their spouses their options to improve their healthcare.

Presenter, Richard George, is Advocate Health Advisor Veterans Initiative Program certified, Independent Insurance Agent for Medicare certified, CLU -Certified Life Underwriter (over 20 years) and CFP -Certified Financial Planner (over 20 years).

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Older Adult Interest | Health & Wellness | Business & Finance | Adult Programs |

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Main Library

Phone: 847-742-2411


Today's hours

We're open 9:00AM to 9:00PM

Mon, Jun 05 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Jun 06 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Jun 07 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Jun 08 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Jun 09 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jun 10 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Jun 11 12:00PM to 5:00PM

Upcoming Events

Thu, Jun 08, 9:30am - 11:30am
Main Library - 2nd Floor - Behind Elevators
Get help with common tech issues like Microsoft Office, using a tablet, hotspots, syncing email with your phone, downloading content, and more. Drop in for personalized assistance at your library.

Thu, Jun 08, 9:30am - 11:30am
Main Library - 2nd Floor - Genealogy
Receive one-on-one genealogy assistance from Elgin Genealogical Society volunteers.

Thu, Jun 08, 10:00am - 11:30am
In The Community
Come hike with us at the Otter Creek forest preserve at 37W870 Hopps Rd, Elgin, IL. A Naturalist will take soil core samples from various locations and discuss the differences. Registration requested.

Thu, Jun 08, 10:00am - 11:00am
Main Library
Please join us for a docent led tour of Violins of Hope Exhibit. Capacity for each tour is 15. Registration Required.

Thu, Jun 08, 10:30am - 11:00am
South Elgin Branch
Join us for stories, rhymes, and songs in this interactive Storytime. Ages 1-3 years old with adult caregiver.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Jun 08, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Main Library - Meadows Community Rooms ABC
Son reuniones donde las personas hablan, participan activamente y escuchan sobre temas como los desafíos y las victorias de criar a una familia, a través de la autorreflexión y el prendizaje.

Thu, Jun 08, 11:15am - 11:45am
South Elgin Branch
Preschoolers will enjoy stories, songs, and activities. Ages 3-5 years old
Registration is now closed

Thu, Jun 08, 11:30am - 12:00pm
In The Community
Bring a blanket or chair to sit on and listen to a 30 minute storytime about bison, cows, chickens, and other animals! Lords Park Zoo 325 Hiawatha Dr. Elgin, IL 60120

Thu, Jun 08, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Book Bike
Book Bike stop: Lords Park Zoo - 207 Grand Blvd., Elgin 60120

Thu, Jun 08, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Main Library - Grove Room
A Men's Shed is a place geared toward older men to gather, make new friendships while working on projects, learning new skills and hobbies, and giving back to the community. All are welcome.

Thu, Jun 08, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Main Library - Sally Lee Fox & Eagle Rooms
Transform your drawings into tiny pieces of plastic art! Create your own unique designs or trace popular characters, cute animals, and images from your favorite fandoms.

Thu, Jun 08, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library - Studio 270*
Learn how to make a different sewing project each week. June 8, Draw String Bags June 15, Pillows June 29, Zipper Pouches

Thu, Jun 08, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Main Library
Please join us for a docent led tour of Violins of Hope Exhibit. Capacity for each tour is 15. Registration Required.

Thu, Jun 08, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
In The Community - Sprinter
TechKnow Mobile stop: Centro de Informacion – 1885 Lin Lor Lane – Elgin 60123

Thu, Jun 08, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Main Library - Meadows Community Rooms ABC
A world-renowned conductor takes on a challenge that offers no easy solution, but is full of hope: putting together an orchestra of young Israeli and Palestinian musicians. Please register.

Thu, Jun 08, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Rakow Branch - Rakow - Living Room

Thu, Jun 08, 6:15pm - 6:45pm
Main Library - Sally Lee Fox & Eagle Rooms
Enjoy an interactive storytime with your child that includes books, songs, music, and movement. For ages birth - age 2 with an adult caregiver. Drop-in program! No registration required.

Thu, Jun 08, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Ana Way, es una chef de cocina vegana y nos mostrará cómo hacer ceviche de palmito con tostones, ¡Un platillo de Ecuador!

Thu, Jun 08, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Main Library
In this series, learn how to use Microsoft Excel to manipulate, format, and organize numbers and other types of data. Sponsored by Comcast Internet Essentials.

Fri, Jun 09, 9:30am - 10:00am
Main Library - Meadows Community Rooms ABC
Enjoy each exploration program in an accessible, inclusive environment intended to support children with disabilities through limited registration, sensory-friendly lighting, and noise reduction.

Fri, Jun 09, 10:00am - 11:00am
Rakow Branch
Ages 3-6 Join us OUTSIDE for fun outdoor activities. Dress appropriately and come ready to play and have fun!

Fri, Jun 09, 10:30am - 11:15am
Main Library - Sally Lee Fox & Eagle Rooms
Bring your curiosity and join us for a different theme or activity each week as we explore. This is a Drop-In Program. No Registration Required.

Fri, Jun 09, 10:30am - 11:30am
Main Library - Meadows Community Rooms ABC
Calling all preschool explorers! This interactive program will feature a variety of hands-on materials and activities will give kids a chance to explore, discover, and learn.

Fri, Jun 09, 2:30pm - 5:30pm
Book Bike
Book Bike stop: Elgin Farmer's Market - S. Riverside Drive, Elgin 60120

Fri, Jun 09, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
In The Community
Visit the local Elgin Farmer's Market for a fun themed storytime! South Riverside Dr, Elgin IL 60120