Adult

8 Week Workshop on Breast Cancer

Date: 
Mon, 10/26/2015 - 6:00pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult

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.  

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Mid-Season in the Organic Garden with Gar Wang

Date: 
Sat, 06/13/2015 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult

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.

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Touring Gardens with Mary Jasch

Date: 
Sat, 05/09/2015 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult

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.

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Reading and Writing with Anne Frank: Exhibit Tour

Date: 
Sat, 03/28/2015 - 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teen
Children

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.

Programmer/Name Contact: 
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.
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Conversations with Agnes

Date: 
Sun, 04/19/2015 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teen

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.

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Family Central Level 1 Leadership Training (2-Session Workshop)

Date: 
Sat, 04/11/2015 - 9:30am - 12:30pm
Age Group: 
Adult
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Monday Morning Book Club reads "Ladies of Liberty" by Cokie Roberts

Date: 
Mon, 06/29/2015 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
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Monday Morning Book Club

Date: 
Mon, 04/27/2015 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
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Monday Morning Book Club Reads "The Language of Flowers"

Date: 
Mon, 02/23/2015 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
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"Breaking New Ground" Community Art Show ~ Opening Reception

Date: 
Fri, 02/20/2015 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teen

The public is invited to meet the artists participating in the "Breaking New Ground..."  Community Art Show.  Refreshments will be served.  No registration required.

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