Adult

Monday Afternoon at the Movies - "The Straight Story"

Date: 
Mon, 09/23/2013 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Starring Sissy Spacek and Joseph Carpenter.  An old man makes a long journey by tractor to mend his relationship with an ill brother.  Rated G; 112 min.  (1999)

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Monday Afternoon at the Movies - "The Great Gatsby"

Date: 
Mon, 09/16/2013 - 1:00pm - 3:12pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Joel Edgerton, Tobey Maguire and Carey Mulligan.  A Midwestern war veteran finds himself drawn to the past and lifestyle of his millionaire neighbor.  Rated PG-13; 143 min. (2013)

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Monday Afternoon at the Movies - "Iris"

Date: 
Mon, 09/09/2013 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Starring Kate Winslet, Hugh Boneville and Judi Dench.  True story of the lifelong romance between novelist Iris Murdoch and her husband, John Bayley, from their student days through her battle with Alzheimer's disease.  Rated R; 91 min. (2001)

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Monday Afternoon at the Movies - "42: The Jackie Robinson Story"

Date: 
Mon, 08/26/2013 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Starring Chadwick Boseman and Harrison Ford.  The life story of Jackie Robinson and his history-making signing with the Brooklyn Dodgers under the guidance of team executive, Branch Rickey.  Rated PG-13; 128 min. (2013)

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Conversational Italian I with Dr. Dominic Capelleri

Date: 
Mon, 09/30/2013 - 6:15pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Students will learn basic Italian vocabulary, phrases and grammar.  Italian culture and customs will also be included.  Great for the basic conversation necessary for travel.

There will be an opportunity to practice pronunciation and to have fun while learning.  Individual practice at home is encouraged.  This is a ten-session class; attendance at all sessions is encouraged.

Programmer/Name Contact: 
Dr. Dominic Cappeleri:drdomcapp@yahoo.com
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Introduction to Watercolor with Diane Ouzoonian

Date: 
Sat, 11/02/2013 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Learn about materials, techniques, and the color wheel.  No experience necessary.  There is a $10 materials fee due at the time of in-person registration at the Help Desk.

Programmer/Name Contact: 
Diane Ouzoonian
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Glenmere Lake: The Natural & Unnatural History of Orange County's Biodiversity Gem

Date: 
Thu, 10/10/2013 - 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

The Glenmere lands present a colorful quilt of hardwood swamp, shale ridgelines, bright and open marsh, mossy bogs, woodland pools and clear reservoir.  Situated for the most part in Warwick, these lands comprise habitat boasting the greatest variety of animal species in the Hudson Valley.

Jay Westerveld will discuss both natural and unnatural features of the area from Washington's lifetime to the present.

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Gallery Talk with Quintet Photographers Capturing Life

Date: 
Wed, 08/07/2013 - 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

Quintet Photographers Capturing Life is a group of five skilled photographers, “Madelyn Livoti-Garstak, Dan Potter, Marilynn Potter, Ray Sussmann, and Thomas Vaillancourt.

Join them for a Gallery talk that will include lighting, composition, choosing a subject (landscape & portrait), post production and more.

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Gallery Talk with Pen & Ink Artist Thomas Denaro

Date: 
Thu, 07/18/2013 - 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

Join pen & ink artist Thomas Denaro and photographer Bob Adams for a discussion of the process Tom uses to create his beautifully detailed pen and ink drawings.

Click here to view Tom's artwork.

Tom's work is currently on display in the Community Room and Gallery on the lower level.

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Tuesday Evening Book Group

Date: 
Tue, 12/10/2013 - 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult
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