Adult

Monday Afternoon @ the Movies - "The Secret Life of Pets"

Date: 
Mon, 01/02/2017 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Contact: 
The Help Desk at 986-1047, ext. 3
Age Group: 
Adult

(2016) Featuring the voice talents of Eric Stonestreet and Louis C.K. What do your pets do when you're not home? When their owners leave for the day, pets from the building gossip with their friends, satisfy their “sweet tooth” and throw outrageous parties. But when a pampered terrier and his unruly new "roommate" from the pound get lost in the urban jungle of New York City, they must put aside their differences to survive the epic journey back home. Rated PG; 87 min.

 

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Wolves of America

Date: 
Thu, 01/28/2016 -
6:00pm to 7:45pm
Contact: 
Contact the Help Desk at 986-1047, ext. 3.
Age Group: 
Adult
Teen

Join educator Russell Brust for a multi-media presentation which explores the habitat of wolves of America: their social structure, eating habits, interaction with humans and other interesting facts.

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Non-Fiction Book Club discusses "Engineers of Victory" by Paul Kennedy

Date: 
Tue, 12/01/2015 -
9:00am to 10:00am
Age Group: 
Adult

Paul Kennedy, award-winning author of The Rise and Fall of the Great Powers and one of today’s most renowned historians, now provides a new and unique look at how World War II was won. Engineers of Victory is a fascinating nuts-and-bolts account of the strategic factors that led to Allied victory. Kennedy reveals how the leaders’ grand strategy was carried out by the ordinary soldiers, scientists, engineers, and businessmen responsible for realizing their commanders’ visions of success.

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How Music Works

Date: 
Wed, 02/03/2016 -
6:30pm to 8:00pm
Contact: 
Help Desk at 986-1047, ext. 3 or warref@rcls.org
Age Group: 
Adult
Teen

This class is designed for beginning musicians and music fans who wish to understand the components of music and how these components work. The basics of chords and chord progression, melody and harmony will be discussed. Pace and direction is set, in part, by student background and interest. You do not need a knowledge of music - only a desire to learn!

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Emerald Ash Borer and Your Ash Tree

Date: 
Thu, 02/18/2016 -
6:30pm to 7:45pm
Contact: 
Help Desk at 986-1047, ext. 3.
Age Group: 
Adult

Matthew Doiron, Town of Warwick Tree Commission, will explain the history of the insect and the problems associated with its introduction to North America. He will also talk about the consequences that communities are facing as a result of its introduction and what this means for residents of Southern Orange County and properties in Warwick.

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Stone Age Warwick: Exhibit Opening & Archaeology Clinic

Date: 
Sun, 01/24/2016 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Contact: 
Help Desk at 986-1047, ext. 3 or warref@rcls.org
Age Group: 
Adult
Teen

Exhibit Opening: "Stone Age Warwick" - Native American artifacts on display in the Wisner Room through February 2016. The exhibit features artifacts from several Warwick collections which provide evidence of occupation by more than a dozen distinct cultural groups from the Paleolithic (9,000 -12,000 years ago) to the Woodland period (1,000 years ago to European settlement).
Clinic: On Sunday, January 24, there will also be a "clinic" with archaeologists on hand to look at your finds and help identify them for you. Please register if you will be bringing artifacts for the clinic.

Programmer/Name Contact: 
Brad Phillips
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Registration Note:
No registration required to view the exhibit, which runs through February.

Warwick Children's Book Festival

Date: 
Sat, 10/08/2016 -
11:00am to 4:00pm
Contact: 
Lisa Laico at (845) 986-1047
Age Group: 
Adult
Teen
Children

Come meet over 50 prominent and beloved authors and illustrators of children's books and celebrate children's literacy. Authors and illustrators will gather on Railroad Avenue to autograph and inscribe their books (which will be available for purchase), chat with readers and share their love of the written word. Admission is free and open to the public.From 1:00-2:30 on Railroad Green, the beloved Uncle Brothers Band will perform a free children's concert. Feel free to bring a blanket or lawn chair!

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