Adult

Allison's Book Group - "Orange is the New Black" by Piper Kerman

Date: 
Sun, 11/24/2013 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult

With a career, boyfriend, and loving family, Piper Kerman barely resembles the reckless young woman who delivered a suitcase of drug money ten years before. But that past has caught up with her. Sentenced to fifteen months, she is sent to the federal correctional facility in Danbury, Connecticut - one of the millions of people who disapper "down the rabbit hole" of the the American penal system.

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Monday Morning Book Discussion

Date: 
Mon, 11/25/2013 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
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Monday Morning Book Discussion - "Heft" by Liz Moore

Date: 
Mon, 10/28/2013 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
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Monday Morning Book Discussion

Date: 
Mon, 09/23/2013 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
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Allison's Book Group - "The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks" by Rebecca Skloot

Date: 
Tue, 10/29/2013 - 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Her name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientis know her as HeLa.  She was a poor black tobacco farmer whose cells - taken without her knowledge in 1951 - became one of the most important tools in medicine, vital for develping the polio vaccine, cloning, gene mapping, in-vitro fertilization, and more.  Henrietta's cells have been bought and sold by the billions, yet she remains vitually unknown.  Join Alison Petrus-Wilkins for a discussion of this riveting story of the collision between ethics, race and medicine. 

Books are available at the library for checkout.

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"Catechism of a Disconnected Catholic": Reading & Book Signing with Author Jude Roche

Date: 
Sun, 10/13/2013 - 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Poet and Warwick resident Jude Roche offers her musings on her church and her faith.  Join her for a reading and discussion of her new book, "Catechism of a Disconnected Catholic."  There will be a book signing with copies available for purchase.

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WCBF Adult Volunteer Orientation

Date: 
Thu, 09/26/2013 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
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Computer Class: Intro to Microsoft PowerPoint

Date: 
Wed, 11/06/2013 - 11:15am - 12:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult
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Computer Class: Intro to Microsoft PowerPoint

Date: 
Wed, 10/16/2013 - 11:15am - 12:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult
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Drop In Computer Help

Date: 
Fri, 11/15/2013 - 9:30am - 12:30pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Need a quick one-on-one lesson? Drop in for help on one of our laptops! We can help you create an email account, save a file to a flash drive, or answer your basic computer questions.

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