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Adult Programs

  • Books on Tap: The Circle
    Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 7:00pm
    Landmark Inn

    Books on Tap is the library's book club in a pub. Meet in the private room of the Landmark Inn to relax, talk books, and enjoy a tasty beverage and snacks.

    Tracy Gossage leads a discussion of "The Circle" by Dave Eggers. Copies of the book are available at the 3rd floor Reader Services Desk.

    Hired to work for the world's most powerful Internet company, Mae Holland begins to question her luck as life beyond her job grows distant, a strange encounter with a colleague leaves her shaken, and her role at the Circle becomes increasingly public.

  • Great Ideas
    Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 10:00am
    Village Hall, Board Room

    A discussion of Zionism and the history of Israel. For today's topics see northshoreflashpoints.blogspot.com.

    Great Ideas meets at the Village Hall in the Board Room.

  • Gentle Yoga
    Friday, January 30, 2015 - 10:30am
    Village Hall, Board Room

    Yoga instructor Olga Rudiak leads a series of yoga sessions for improved physical strength, relaxation and mental clarity. Exercises are done in a chair or standing not on the floor.

    Yoga meets at the Village Hall in the Board Room. Space is limited to the first 70 people in attendance.

  • Poetry Discussion
    Tuesday, February 3, 2015 - 10:00am
    MultiMedia Department

    Join us for poetry discussions with literary critic Isabel Soffer. No advance reading is required.

  • See it on Pinterest--Make it at NPL
    Tuesday, February 3, 2015 - 7:30pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    Simply Stylish Beaded Bracelets. Learn to make stylish stretch bracelets. All supplies provided.

  • Intermediate Word 2013
    Wednesday, February 4, 2015 - 9:30am
    Interactive Classroom

    Covers formatting features including margins, alignment and page numbering, copy/cut and paste, inserting graphics and photos, and reviewing Word templates.

  • Guided Meditation
    Wednesday, February 4, 2015 - 10:30am
    Village Hall, Board Room

    Om Johari teaches meditation techniques. Relax, renew, refresh and experience the stress-relieving benefits of meditation during guided sessions.

    Meditation meets at the Village Hall in the Board Room.

  • Digital Photography
    Thursday, February 5, 2015 - 10:00am
    Interactive Classroom

    Organize, edit, and enhance your photos.  Create a slide show.  Participants must bring their own cameras and memory cards containing photos. The first 15 minutes will be spent uploading photos.

  • Current Events
    Thursday, February 5, 2015 - 10:00am
    Village Hall, Board Room

    Voice your opinion and hear the opinions of others on the important events of the day. For today's topics see northshoreflashpoints.blogspot.com.

    Current Events meets at the Village Hall in the Board Room.

  • PELS: Support for Parents of Children with Special Needs
    Friday, February 6, 2015 - 9:30am
    Youth Services Activity Room

    This parents' group sponsored by NSSED meets the first Friday of each month to provide information and peer support to parents who have children with special needs.