Adult

Conversations with Anne - Closing Celebration

Date: 
Thu, 05/14/2015 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Contact: 
Contact: Help Desk @ 986-1047, ext. 3 or warref@rcls.org
Age Group: 
Adult
Teen
Children

The Anne Frank Center's signature live drama performance is taken directly from Anne's diary and provides a uniquely personal glimpse into Anne's time in hiding. Questions and answers with "Anne" will follow the performance.

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The Art of Collage with Diane Ouzoonian

Date: 
Sat, 05/16/2015 -
10:00am to 12:00pm
Contact: 
Contact: Help Desk @ 986-1047, ext. 3 or warref@rcls.org
Age Group: 
Adult
Teen

Discover the art of collage by creating one. Use personal photos, magazine clippings and various colored papers. We will be referring to well-known artists -- Picasso, Gris, Braque and Matisse.
A $5.00 non-refundable fee is due at time of in-person registration at the Help Desk; open enrollment after May 9, 2015.

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8 Week Workshop on Breast Cancer

Date: 
Mon, 10/26/2015 -
6:00pm to 7:45pm
Contact: 
Contact: Help Desk @ 986-1047, ext. 3 or warref@rcls.org
Age Group: 
Adult

Eight-week workshop exploring the prevention and treatment of breast cancer will be held at the Albert Wisner Public Library in Warwick on Mondays, 6 pm, beginning October 26. Resources for study and discussion include the book, 'Waking The Warrior Goddess' by Christine Horner. M.D, FA.C.S. which focuses on the power of nature and natural medicines.

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Mid-Season in the Organic Garden with Gar Wang

Date: 
Sat, 06/13/2015 -
10:00am to 12:00pm
Contact: 
Contact: Help Desk @ 986-1047, ext. 3 or warref@rcls.org
Age Group: 
Adult

Focusing on plants that thrive in warm months, Gar Wang will discuss proper watering, soil cultivation, organic pest management as well as inter-planting to maximize productivity in the backyard garden. Gar will also share ideas for simple trellises and shade devices.

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Touring Gardens with Mary Jasch

Date: 
Sat, 05/09/2015 -
10:00am to 12:00pm
Contact: 
Rosemary Cooper (845) 986-1047, ext. 6; rcooper@rcls.org
Age Group: 
Adult

Mary Jasch, Publisher and Editor of DIG IT! Magazine, will present two talks - Gorgeous Gardens and Flowering Floosies for Everywhere; a Q & A session will follow. Come learn about gorgeous garden trips that can be taken within a day from the Warwick area.
The Friends of the Albert Wisner Public Library will also hold a Gardening Book Sale from 9am to 3pm this day.

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Reading and Writing with Anne Frank: Exhibit Tour

Date: 
Sat, 03/28/2015 -
3:30pm to 5:00pm
Contact: 
Rosemary Cooper @ 986-1047, ext. 6 or rcooper@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.

Programmer/Name Contact: 
To arrange additional tours for groups of ten or more, please contact Rosemary Cooper at 986-1047, ext. 6; appropriate for ages 10 and up.
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Conversations with Agnes

Date: 
Sun, 04/19/2015 -
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Contact: 
Contact: Help Desk @ 986-1047, ext. 3 or warref@rcls.org
Age Group: 
Adult
Teen

Artist and author Agnes Adler shares her story of how her experience as a survivor of the horrors of Nazi-occupied Hungary shaped her development as a fine creative artist and wise, compassionate human being. Some of Agnes's sculpture will be on display in the Library. She will also share from her published book "On Swallow's Wings: the Personal Journey of Agnes Adler." Copies of her book will be available for purchase.

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Family Central Level 1 Leadership Training (2-Session Workshop)

Date: 
Sat, 04/11/2015 -
9:30am to 12:30pm
Contact: 
Contact: Help Desk @ 986-1047, ext. 3 or warref@rcls.org
Age Group: 
Adult

This two session training with Beverly Braxton will focus on the basic skills and guidelines needed to become a facilitator for Family Central discussion groups.
Registration is for both session; please plan to attend both.

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