Adult

Reading and Writing with Anne Frank Exhibit Tour

Date: 
Sat, 04/11/2015 -
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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Create a Lifestyle You Can Savor and Enjoy!

Date: 
Tue, 05/05/2015 -
5:45pm to 7:45pm
Contact: 
Contact: Help Desk @ 986-1047, ext. 3 or warref@rcls.org
Age Group: 
Adult

Nancy Pagan-Oliver, a certified personal fitness trainer, will discuss making the right choices for a healthier lifestyle. Learn effective exercise options and the importance of proper nutrition and how it relates to weight management, energy levels and overall good health.
* Please wear comfortable clothing and shoes for this program.

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Author Event: "American Sniper" with Jim DeFelice

Date: 
Fri, 04/24/2015 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Contact: 
Contact: Help Desk @ 986-1047, ext. 3 or warref@rcls.org
Age Group: 
Adult

Jim DeFelice will share his experience co-authoring the bestseller American Sniper with Chris Kyle and Scott McEwen. The tragic death of Chris Kyle and subsequent production of the Academy Award nominated film are all part of this story. A Q & A will follow as well as an author signing of the book; copies will be available for purchase.

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Non-Fiction Book Club reads "Washington's Secret Six: The Spy Ring that Saved the American Revolution"

Date: 
Tue, 05/12/2015 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
Contact: 
Contact: Help Desk @ 986-1047, ext. 3 or warref@rcls.org
Age Group: 
Adult

When George Washington beat a hasty retreat from New York City in August 1776, many thought the American Revolution might soon be over. Instead, Washington rallied"thanks in large part to a little-known, top-secret group called the Culper Spy Ring.

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Non-Fiction Book Club Reads "Ghost Soldiers"

Date: 
Tue, 04/07/2015 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
Contact: 
Contact: Help Desk @ 986-1047, ext. 3 or warref@rcls.org
Age Group: 
Adult

On January 28, 1945, 121 hand-selected U.S. troops slipped behind enemy lines in the Philippines. Their mission: March thirty rugged miles to rescue 513 POWs languishing in a hellish camp, among them the last survivors of the infamous Bataan Death March. A recent prison massacre by Japanese soldiers elsewhere in the Philippines made the stakes impossibly high and left little time to plan the complex operation.
Books are available for checkout; new members always welcome.

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Employment Workshop with Gregg Knowles

Date: 
Sat, 06/13/2015 -
9:00am to 3:00pm
Contact: 
Contact: Help Desk @ 986-1047, ext. 3 or warref@rcls.org
Age Group: 
Adult

Learn effective job search strategies, interview preparation and how to craft a resume with a cover letter that impresses recruiters.
Targeted to the needs of job seekers and faciliated by Gregg Knowles, career consultant.

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