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AARP Defensive Driving Class

Date: 
Sat, 03/12/2016 - 9:00am - 4:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

Tune up your driving skills and update your knowledge of the rules of the road and learn defensive driving techniques. Upon completion of the course, you will qualify for an automobile insurance discount given by your insurance company.

AARP members - $20  Non-members - $25.00

Open Enrollment:  Not limited to Warwick Cardholders

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Science Book Club reads "The Accidental Universe" by Alan Lightman

Date: 
Mon, 10/19/2015 - 11:00am - 1:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult

With passion and curiosity, Alan Lightman explores the emotional and philosophical questions raised by recent discoveries in science. He looks at the dialogue between science and religion; the conflict between our human desire for permanence and the impermanence of nature; the possibility that our universe is simply an accident; the manner in which modern technology has separated us from direct experience of the world; and our resistance to the view that our bodies and minds can be explained by scientific logic and laws.

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Family Central presents "Picky Eaters"

Date: 
Wed, 11/04/2015 - 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Children

This parent workshop reviews causes for picky eating behaviors, reviews “bad” foods and the ingredients in them and how they negatively affect the body and brain. Learn about “good”foods and their positive effects on the body and brain, both with research studies for evidence.  Discover long-term steps to take to help a child who is a picky eater, as well as immediate steps to take to improve nutrition.

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Acting for a Change: Senior Improvisational Group

Date: 
Thu, 09/10/2015 - 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Age Group: 
Adult
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Comedy Night @ the Library - "3 Still Standing"

Date: 
Wed, 09/30/2015 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Comedy Night comes to the Albert Wisner Public  Library !  Join us on September 30 at 7pm for an evening of laughter, as legendary stand-up comedians Will Durst and Johnny Steele take to the stage at the Library.

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Tuesday Evening Book Discussion

Date: 
Tue, 01/05/2016 - 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult
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Gustav Klimt: "Woman in Gold"

Date: 
Fri, 11/13/2015 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

Join Susan Slater-Tanner for an exploration and investigation into the enigmatic and ethereal painting, Woman in Gold, as well as the painter, Gustav Klimt.  Examine the social and political context of 1907 Vienna, a brief history of the Klimt's training, artistic circle and connection to the sitter, the technique and materials that come together to create this remarkable shimmering portrait and conclude with a discussion surrounding the controversy of the painting's rightful ownership.

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Programming Your Android Smartphone for Beginners

Date: 
Thu, 09/24/2015 - 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

Our lives are enhanced AND interrupted by telephones - a fact that's been true for almost a century. However, in the last decade, we've seen smartphones become a constant companion in our lives - adding internet connectivity to traditional phone calling. On a smartphone you can accomplish communication in a multitude of ways, and facilitate everything from GPS driving directions to sending photos you've just taken. A smartphone is a versatile computer.
 

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"Woman in Gold" Movie Screening

Date: 
Wed, 10/07/2015 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

Join us for a screening of Woman In Gold, the remarkable true story of one woman's journey to reclaim her heritage and seek justice for what happened to her family. Sixty years after she fled Vienna during World War II, an elderly Jewish woman, Maria Altmann starts her journey to retrieve family possessions seized by the Nazis, among them Klimt's famous painting Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I.

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Managing Your Digital Photos

Date: 
Tue, 12/08/2015 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Get hints and tips to better manage all of your digital photos! We'll cover importing and saving techniques to make life easier as well as discuss different ways to back up your photos.

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