Check out all the May programs HERE!
*Featured Events for May*
Spring into Better Health
Join Shoprite Dietician, Danielle Colombo, and learn how to lighten up your diet, enjoy seasonal foods and set some new wellness goals towards better health as the warm weather approaches. Sampling and recipes are included. This event will be held on Monday, May 1st at 1:30pm.
"Going, Going, Gone: The the Next Generation Won't Remember"
In “Going, Going, Gone” Maryanne Christiano-Mistretta will take a walk down memory lane and talk about products that are either on their way out the door, or absolutely obsolete. Some may actually surprise you! This event will be held on Thursday, May 4th at 2pm.
Mecca Integrated Medicated Center: Stress Management
Dr. Michael Sapienza, of Mecca Integrated Medical Center, will be speaking about boosting your health potential and reducing stress in this stress management workshop on Tuesday, May 10th at 7pm. He will teach you how to identify the difference between physical, emotional, and chemical stress, gain a better understanding of how stress affects your health, and open your mind to learning natural and effective way to combat stress.
Seasonal Herbs for Immune Support
In this wellness workshop, herbal practitioner Jenna Henry Hansen will discuss some important springtime plant allies, their uses and health benefits, natural antihistamines, spring tonics and tisanes. Information will be provided about some helpful herbs you can grow in your own garden. There will also be a sampling of organic homemade natural remedies. This event will be held on Saturday, May 13th at 2pm.
Test your trivia knowledge at the library on Wednesday, May 24th at 7pm! All participants will choose their own teams on the event night. Your team will work together to compete against other teams while answering questions about various topics in order to score the most points and win fun prizes.
Senior Book Club: Meets on the second Tuesday of every month at 11 am. May's discussion will take place on Tuesday, May 9th at 11am and the title is Fates and Furies by Lauren Groff.
Adult Book Club: Meets on the third Monday of every month at 7pm. May's discussion will take place on Monday, May 15th at 7pm and the title is Before the Fall by Noah Hawley.
Check out all the previous Book Club titles HERE!
Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)
Bring your smartphone or tablet to the library for individual training using your device. We will show you the basics of the device and answer any questions you have. We can also show you how to use many of our digital resources (e.g. Overdrive, Hoopla, Zinio). This training will take place every Thursday at 10:30am.
Learn and Play Mah-Jongg
Are you interested in playing Mah Jongg? You're in luck! A resource will be available if patrons have any questions about the game beginning in April. Mah-Jongg will be held on Wednesdays from 11:30am-2:30pm.
Join us twice a month on Fridays at 1pm for a movie viewing. Upcoming movies: April 21: Manchester by the Sea, May 5th: Moonlight, May 19th: Collateral Beauty
Merrill Crowell will return to the library to continue her watercolor classes. Learn the techniques of watercolor on Tuesday, April 18th at 7pm.Registration is required and space is limited.
Beginners are welcome to join this class to learn the basics of knitting! Please bring needles and yarn! The classes will be on: Tuesday, April 25th: May 2nd, 9th, 16th at 6:30pm.
Please bring yarn #4 or #5 and hook #F or #G. Sign up fast because registration is required and space is limited. The classes will be on: May 1st, 8th, and 15th at 6:30pm.