Eight-week workshop exploring the prevention and treatment of breast cancer will be held at the Albert Wisner Public Library in Warwick on Mondays, 6 pm, beginning October 26. Resources for study and discussion include the book, 'Waking The Warrior Goddess' by Christine Horner. M.D, FA.C.S. which focuses on the power of nature and natural medicines.
Focusing on plants that thrive in warm months, Gar Wang will discuss proper watering, soil cultivation, organic pest management as well as inter-planting to maximize productivity in the backyard garden. Gar will also share ideas for simple trellises and shade devices.
Mary Jasch, Publisher and Editor of DIG IT! Magazine, will present two talks - Gorgeous Gardens and Flowering Floosies for Everywhere; a Q & A session will follow. Come learn about gorgeous garden trips that can be taken within a day from the Warwick area.
The Friends of the Albert Wisner Public Library will also hold a Gardening Book Sale from 9am to 3pm this day.
Join us for a tour of Reading and Writing with Anne Frank, a traveling exhibit brought to us by The Anne Frank Center USA.
* This exhibit is funded by a generous gift from Glenn P. and Susan D. Dickes to the Albert Wisner Public Library Foundation. This project is made possible with funds from the Decentralization Program, a regrant program of the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Cuomo and the New York State Legislature and administered by Art Mid-Hudson.
To arrange additional tours for groups of ten or more, please contact Rosemary Cooper at 986-1047, ext. 6; appropriate for ages 10 and up.
Artist and author Agnes Adler shares her story of how her experience as a survivor of the horrors of Nazi-occupied Hungary shaped her development as a fine creative artist and wise, compassionate human being. Some of Agnes's sculpture will be on display in the Library. She will also share from her published book "On Swallow's Wings: the Personal Journey of Agnes Adler." Copies of her book will be available for purchase.