Adult

Joe McHugh Presents "Coins in the Ashes"

Date: 
Thu, 06/04/2015 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm
Contact: 
Contact: Help Desk @ 986-1047, ext. 3 or warref@rcls.org
Age Group: 
Adult
Teen

Join Joe McHugh as he chronicles his twelve-year search for the family of an Arican-American woman named Helen who cared for him when he was a child and who helped his family survive a family tragedy.
Combining his skills as a storyteller with projected images of family photographs, McHugh brings to life the experiences of two unique families and explores the mysterious and dynamic role grace plays in our lives.

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Book Launch with Gretchen Gibbs, Author of "Anne of the Fens"

Date: 
Thu, 05/21/2015 -
6:30pm to 7:45pm
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Contact: Help Desk @ 986-1047, ext. 3 or warref@rcls.org
Age Group: 
Adult
Teen

Historical fiction author Gretchen Gibbs will discuss her new book, Anne of the Fens, the next book in her gripping Bradstreet Chronicles. The series is based on written records about the author's own ancestors.Anne of the Fens is set in a troubling period when women and men were hanged or burned alive for their religion. The story chronicles a girl coping with a woman"s feelings while questioning her own beliefs. Her spirit strengthens as she survives romantic turmoil as well as the political danger that forces her family to leave England for the Colonies.

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Weed Walk with Robin Rose Bennett

Date: 
Sun, 05/17/2015 -
1:30pm to 3:00pm
Contact: 
Contact: Help Desk @ 986-1047, ext. 3 or warref@rcls.org
Age Group: 
Adult
Teen

Sustainable Sundays goes outside to delight in the abundance of food and medicinal plants that live all around us. Learn to identify common local plants and trees, and discover wise ways to use them simply and easily. Nourish your body, uplift your mind, and delight your soul with herbal food and medicine!

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MIST Program

Date: 
Wed, 04/22/2015 -
6:00pm to 7:45pm
Contact: 
Contact: Help Desk @ 986-1047, ext. 3 or warref@rcls.org
Age Group: 
Adult

Join Theo Meth for provocative discourse and stimulating conversation on the nature of the mind and the process of spiritual awakening. Using focused self-inquiry and guided Buddhist meditations, we will explore the blocks and pathways to personal growth and self-realization, piercing through layered beliefs and judgments to reveal an underlying universal truth.

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MIST Program

Date: 
Wed, 05/06/2015 -
6:00pm to 7:45pm
Contact: 
Contact: Help Desk @ 986-1047, ext. 3 or warref@rcls.org
Age Group: 
Adult

Join Theo Meth for provocative discourse and stimulating conversation on the nature of the mind and the process of spiritual awakening. Using focused self-inquiry and guided Buddhist meditations, we will explore the blocks and pathways to personal growth and self-realization, piercing through layered beliefs and judgments to reveal an underlying universal truth.

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MIST Program

Date: 
Wed, 04/15/2015 -
6:00pm to 7:45pm
Contact: 
Contact: Help Desk @ 986-1047, ext. 3 or warref@rcls.org
Age Group: 
Adult

Join Theo Meth for provocative discourse and stimulating conversation on the nature of the mind and the process of spiritual awakening. Using focused self-inquiry and guided Buddhist meditations, we will explore the blocks and pathways to personal growth and self-realization, piercing through layered beliefs and judgments to reveal an underlying universal truth.

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MIST Program

Date: 
Wed, 04/01/2015 -
6:00pm to 7:45pm
Contact: 
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Age Group: 
Adult

Join Theo Meth for provocative discourse and stimulating conversation on the nature of the mind and the process of spiritual awakening. Using focused self-inquiry and guided Buddhist meditations, we will explore the blocks and pathways to personal growth and self-realization, piercing through layered beliefs and judgments to reveal an underlying universal truth.

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MIST Program

Date: 
Wed, 03/25/2015 -
6:00pm to 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Join Theo Meth for provocative discourse and stimulating conversation on the nature of the mind and the process of spiritual awakening. Using focused self-inquiry and guided Buddhist meditations, we will explore the blocks and pathways to personal growth and self-realization, piercing through layered beliefs and judgments to reveal an underlying universal truth.

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"Acting for a Change" Senior Improvisational Theater Reception

Date: 
Wed, 06/03/2015 -
6:30pm to 7:45pm
Contact: 
Contact: Help Desk @ 986-1047, ext. 3 or warref@rcls.org
Age Group: 
Adult

Cuious about joing a drama group but unsure about learning all those lines? The Library is introducing a new drama /theater program ~ "Acting for a Change" Improvisational Theater for Seniors. The program will be directed by Linda Richmond. No prior acting experience is necessary and because it is improv theater there are no scripts and no lines to learn.

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Reading and Writing with Anne Frank Exhibit Tour

Date: 
Sat, 05/09/2015 -
3:30pm to 4:30pm
Contact: 
Contact: Help Desk @ 986-1047, ext. 3 or warref@rcls.org
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.

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