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Tuesday Evening Book Discussion: "Persuasion" by Jane Austen

Date: 
Tue, 12/04/2012 - 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Open Enrollment - Registration not limited to Warwick card holders.

Eight years ago, Anne Elliot fell in love with poor-but-ambitious naval officer Captain Frederick Wentworth -- a choice which Anne's family was dissatisfied with. Lady Russell, friend and mentor to Anne, persuaded the younger woman to break off the match.   Now, on the verge of spinsterhood, Anne re-encounters Frederick Wentworth as he courts her spirited young neighbour, Louisa Musgrove.

Programmer/Name Contact: 
Kathleen Georgalas
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Tuesday Evening Book Discussion - As I Lay Dying

Date: 
Tue, 10/02/2012 - 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Open enrollment - registration not limited to Warwick cardholders.

Join us for a discusson of Faulkner's classic.  Books are available at the library for checkout.

Programmer/Name Contact: 
Kathleen Georgalas
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Tuesday Evening Book Discussion - Washington Square

Date: 
Tue, 09/04/2012 - 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Open enrollment - registration is not limited to Warwick cardholders.

Join us for a discussion of Henry James's classic, Washington Square, which follows the coming-of-age of its plain-faced, kindhearted heroine, Catherine Sloper.  Books will be available at the Library; this title is also available for download onto e-reader devices through Project Guttenberg (www.guttenberg.org).

Programmer/Name Contact: 
Kathleen Georgalas
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Tuesday Night Book Discussion - Eugenie Grandet by Honore de Balzac

Date: 
Tue, 08/07/2012 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Join us for a discussion of the French classic, Eugenie Grandet.

The Grandet household, oppressed by the exacting miserliness of Grandet himself, is jerked violently out of routing by the sudden arrive of Eugenie's cousin Charles. Eugenie's emotional awakening, stimulated by her love for her cousin, brings her into direct conflict with her father, whose cunning and financial success are matched against her determination to rebel. - Barnes and Noble

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Book Discussion - The Cellist of Sarajevo

Date: 
Tue, 07/03/2012 - 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Inspired by Vedran Smailovic, the cellist who, in 1992, played in a bombed-out Sarajevo square for 22 days in memory of the 22 people who were killed by a mortar attack, this is a novel about four people trying to maintain a semblance of their humanity in the besieged city.

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Spanish Exchange Students

Date: 
Wed, 07/11/2012 - 1:30pm - 5:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

Spanish exchange students will visit the Library to complete a research project.

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Tai Chi with Ron Gee

Date: 
Tue, 08/21/2012 - 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult

The gently flowing movements of Qigong & Taijiquan, known more simply as Tai Chi, are ancient Chinese practices widely recognized for promoting many health benefits.  These include improved balance, better posture, enhanced energy, and calmness of mind.  In this series of 6 sessions, participants will learn standing meditation, simple qigong exercises, and some basic taijiquan postures. 

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Tai Chi with Ron Gee

Date: 
Tue, 08/14/2012 - 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult

The gently flowing movements of Qigong & Taijiquan, known more simply as Tai Chi, are ancient Chinese practices widely recognized for promoting many health benefits.  These include improved balance, better posture, enhanced energy, and calmness of mind.  In this series of 6 sessions, participants will learn standing meditation, simple qigong exercises, and some basic taijiquan postures. 

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Tai Chi with Ron Gee

Date: 
Tue, 07/31/2012 - 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult

The gently flowing movements of Qigong & Taijiquan, known more simply as Tai Chi, are ancient Chinese practices widely recognized for promoting many health benefits.  These include improved balance, better posture, enhanced energy, and calmness of mind.  In this series of 6 sessions, participants will learn standing meditation, simple qigong exercises, and some basic taijiquan postures. 

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Tai Chi with Ron Gee

Date: 
Tue, 07/24/2012 - 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult

The gently flowing movements of Qigong & Taijiquan, known more simply as Tai Chi, are ancient Chinese practices widely recognized for promoting many health benefits.  These include improved balance, better posture, enhanced energy, and calmness of mind.  In this series of 6 sessions, participants will learn standing meditation, simple qigong exercises, and some basic taijiquan postures. 

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