Adult

Friction Fire 101

Date: 
Sun, 05/14/2017 -
12:00pm to 2:00pm
Contact: 
Help Desk at 986-1047, ext. 3 or warref@rcls.org
Age Group: 
Adult
Teen
Tween

During this introductory course, we'll dive into the basics of creating fire - from structures and materials, to different primitive techniques.  We will focus on the bow drill method.  All skill levels welcome!

This program will be held outside.  In the event of rain, it will be cancelled and rescheduled for a later date.

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2nd Sunday Conversation - History of the Warwick Fire Companies

Date: 
Sun, 08/13/2017 -
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Contact: 
Help Desk @ 986-1047, ext. 3 or warref@rcls.org
Age Group: 
Adult
Teen

2017 marks the Sesquicentennial of the Village of Warwick, and almost that of Engine 3, which is still very much active today.  Learn how our local Fire Department has become a vital part of Warwick's history, and how it has both changed and remained the same through the past 150 years.

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Community Conversation: Warwick Working Together

Date: 
Sat, 05/20/2017 -
10:00am to 12:00pm
Contact: 
Help Desk at 986-1047, ext. 3 or warref@rcls.org
Age Group: 
Adult

Warwick is a wonderful community filled with people from a wide variety of backgrounds. Sometimes our diversity of experiences leads to different understandings of community or of current events.  Warwick Working Together was formed to create a space for honest, thoughtful, safe discussions, guided by trained facilitator.

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Film: "Best Democracy Money Can Buy" and a Discussion of Voting Rights

Date: 
Sun, 06/25/2017 -
1:00pm to 3:30pm
Contact: 
Help Desk at 986-1047, ext. 3 or warref@rcls.org
Age Group: 
Adult
Teen

Join Elena Valentino for a screening of this 2016 film by BBC America reporter Greg Palast.  A discussion of New York State voting laws will follow the screening.

Programmer/Name Contact: 
Elena Valentino: connectforestandtree@gmail.com
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Acting for a Change presents "Playback Theatre"

Date: 
Sat, 06/03/2017 -
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Contact: 
Help Desk at 986-1047, ext. 3 or warref@rcls.org
Age Group: 
Adult
Teen

Playback Theatre is coming to Warwick!  Join the Albert Wisner Public Library's Senior Improvisational troupe for an afternoon of interactive, spontaneous performance.

Playback Theatre is an original form of improvisational theatre in which audience members tell stories from their lives and then watch the actors re-enact them on the spot. 

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Family Central presents "Parenting in the Real World"

Date: 
Thu, 04/27/2017 -
6:30pm to 7:45pm
Contact: 
Help Desk at 986-1047, ext. 3 or warref@rcls.org
Age Group: 
Adult

Dr. Stephanie O'Leary - wife, mother, clinical psychologist and author of "Parenting in the Real World" - will share valuable tools parents can use while clultivating a culture of respect within the family.  Whether you have toddlers or teens, this talk will help you and your kids yell less, listen more, and form meaningful connections that will last a lifetime.

If you require babysitting services, please call the Help Desk at 986-1047, ext. 3.

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Non-Fiction Book Group discusses "The Last Goodnight" by Howard Blum

Date: 
Tue, 04/04/2017 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
Contact: 
Help Desk at 986-1047, ext. 3 or warref@rcls.org
Age Group: 
Adult

Betty Pack was charming, beautiful, and intelligent — and she knew it. As an agent for Britain’s MI-6 and then America’s OSS during World War II, these qualities proved crucial to her success. This is the remarkable story of this “Mata Hari from Minnesota” (Time) and the passions that ruled her tempestuous life — a life filled with dangerous liaisons and death-defying missions vital to the Allied victory.

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