Adult

Pinterest Craft Party - Rolled Magazine Frames

Date: 
Thu, 01/14/2016 -
6:30pm to 8:00pm
Contact: 
Help Desk at 986-1047, ext. 3
Age Group: 
Adult
Teen

Are you into Pinterest? Each month the Library is hosting a Pinterest Craft Night. This month's project is a rolled paper reed frame Each participant needs to bring in a dollar-store frame and a small picture - we will supply the magazine pages (the reeds) and glue.

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Beyond Basics: Techniques for Intermediate Knitting

Date: 
Thu, 03/10/2016 -
1:30pm to 3:00pm
Contact: 
Help Desk at 986-1047, ext. 3
Age Group: 
Adult

The world of knitting offers many techniques and applications beyond the basics skills, and within each one, there are multiple options to create, depending on the desired effect. Join veteran knitters each week to learn some of these skills. Techniques include multiple ways to make buttonholes, increase and decrease stitches, cast on and bind off.
Bring needles, smooth yarn and scissors. Limited registration.

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"Play in a Day" Performance by the "Acting for a Change" Improv Players

Date: 
Sat, 01/09/2016 -
3:30pm to 4:30pm
Contact: 
Help Desk at 986-1047, ext. 3 or warref@rcls.org
Age Group: 
Adult

The Acting for a Change Senior Improv Players will perform an original play created earlier in the day at the "Play in a Day" Workshop. Join the cast and director Linda Richmond for some Improv fun!

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"Acting for a Change" Senior Improvisational Theater Meeting

Date: 
Thu, 03/10/2016 -
1:30pm to 3:30pm
Contact: 
Kathleen Georgalas at 986-1047, ext. 5 or kgeorgal@rcls.org
Age Group: 
Adult

An invitation open to all seniors who want to experience the joys and wonders of improvisational theater. No prior experience needed, no lines to memorize - just enthusiasm and a willingness to participate. You don"t have to be "funny" to come to these sessions - but you will have fun!
This program made possible by a generous gift from Glenn P. and Susan D. Dickes and the Albert Wisner Public Library Foundation.

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Registration Note:
Curious - need more info? Want to sign up? Call Kathleen at 986-1047 ext. 5

"Play in a Day" ~ "Acting for a Change" Senior Improv Players

Date: 
Sat, 01/09/2016 -
5:00am to 10:00am
Contact: 
Kathleen Georgalas at 986-1047, ext. 5
Age Group: 
Adult

Join Linda Richmond for a “Play in a Day” workshop for senior adults. The workshop leads participants through a series of exercises for  developing characters and scenarios from the imagination and personal experience that lead to an improvised play built upon a  common theme. (No prior acting experience necessary-no script and no lines to learn!)

The  improvised "play" will be performed at 3:30pm.  If you have any questions, please contact Kathleen Georgalas at 986-1047, ext. 5.

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Buying on eBay

Date: 
Thu, 02/04/2016 -
6:00pm to 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teen

Do you know of others who enjoy searching eBay for bargains on popular or had-to-find items? Learn from an eBay "PowerSeller" how to buy successfully. Topics will include:

registering as a new eBay customer
how to search for the item you want
pricing and bidding strategies
checking the reputation of sellers
using eBay feedback
secure payments
tracking your bids and purchases

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