Adult

Meet the Artists Reception: Members of the Hudson Highlands Photo Workshop

Date: 
Sat, 04/23/2016 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teen

Meet and talk with the photographers of the Hudson Highlands Photo Workshop.  Their show, Images of Life, is currently on display for the month of April in the Community Room.  Refreshments will be served.

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Outsmart Your Smartphone

Date: 
Sat, 04/02/2016 - 10:00am - 1:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Sometimes smartphones can make us feel...not so smart!  If you experience this on a regular basis, then this is the class for you!  Through a series of three lessons, you will gain essential knowledge and hands-on experience that will turn you into a smartphone wizard!

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The Representation of Woman by Persian Sufi Mystic and Poet, Rumi

Date: 
Sun, 04/03/2016 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult

The Western mind's popular curiosity and its seemingly ceaseless search for Spiritual Peace and Wisdom in the distant and exotic lands seems to have now discovered the influential Islamic mystic poet Rumi.  But with thousands of pages in various literary forms from poetry to prose to letters, and with the numerous interpretations of Koranic verses both in Persian and Arabic, this renowned Sufi thinker is no Khalil Gibran of yesteryear.  His theological and ethical system of thought reigns strong and unchallenged in various Islamic cultures.  In the past 800 years since h

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Family Central - Preparing our Children for this Wild New World:THIS PROGRAM HAS BEEN CANCELLED

Date: 
Thu, 06/09/2016 - 6:00pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult

How would you like to go to bed feeling great about your interactions with your child that day? How would you like to wake up looking forward to the adventures ahead, feeling in control and confident about your parenting?  For many parents, everyday stress and the challenge to balance all of their responsibilities leave a serious toll. Can we have it all?  If so, what does that mean?

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American Native: A Documentary Film about the Ramapough Lenape

Date: 
Sun, 06/05/2016 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teen

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Musical Performance by No Strings A Cappella

Date: 
Fri, 05/13/2016 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Join us for an evening of eclectic musical styles including traditional American spirituals, jazz classics, and pop favorites. 

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Family Central - Growing Up Trans

Date: 
Thu, 04/21/2016 - 6:00pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult

“Growing Up Trans”:  Believing you were born the wrong gender can be intensely painful for anyone, but it’s especially tough for young children.  Please join us for this FRONTLINE PBS documentary which centers on the stories of eight transgender youth as they navigate family, friends, gender, and the medical decisions they face as they approach puberty Discussion will follow the film.

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Family Central - Raising Teens in Today's Fast-Paced World

Date: 
Sun, 05/22/2016 - 1:00pm - 3:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Join us for a panel discussion with local therapists Jerry Sander, Stephanie Fersko-Weiss, Barbara Priestner and Dr. Deb Bernstein, as we explore the challenges of raising adolescents in today’s pressure-filled culture.

The workshop will address:

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Pinterest Craft Party - No-Sew Duct Tape Bag

Date: 
Thu, 05/19/2016 - 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult

The Pretty Committee will show you how to create a no-sew, duct tape and fabric bag!  Participants need to bring in a piece of fabric - size will depend on how large you would like the bag (folding the fabric in half will show you approximately the final size.)

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Science Book Club reads "Our Robots, Ourselves" by David Mindell

Date: 
Mon, 03/21/2016 - 11:00am - 1:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult

In Our Robots, Ourselves, David Mindell offers a fascinating behind-the-scenes look at the cutting edge of robotics today, debunking commonly held myths and exploring the rapidly changing relationships between humans and machines.
 

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