Adult

Learn to Play Mah-Jongg

Date: 
Tue, 01/29/2013 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Would you like to play Mah-Jongg?  Come learn how to play this ancient game based on Chinese symbols.  This is a five-week instructional program.

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Author Event: "The Senior Transition" by Bill Stelz

Date: 
Thu, 03/14/2013 - 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Registration not limited to Warwick cardholders.

Local author Bill Stelz will discuss planning for a rewarding and active retirement.

Programmer/Name Contact: 
Bill Stelz bill_stelz@hotmail.com
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Gallery Talk: "Big Ideas on Small Spaces": A Conversation with artist Joan Schwartzman

Date: 
Sat, 03/02/2013 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

Artist Joan Schwartzman will discuss her work currently on exhibit in the Library's Community Room and Gallery.

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Reception: World Book Night 2013

Date: 
Wed, 04/17/2013 - 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens
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2nd Friday Films - Paving New Paths: Inspirational Women - "Erin Brockovich"

Date: 
Fri, 03/08/2013 - 7:00pm - 9:30pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Monthly film screening followed by a discussion led by Mary Krauze. Share your thoughts about themes, characters, plots, etc.

In Erin Brockovich, an unemployed single mother becomes a legal assistant and almost single-handedly brings down a California power company accused of polluting a city's water supply.

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2nd Friday Films - Paving New Paths: Inspirational Women - "Freedom Writers"

Date: 
Fri, 04/12/2013 - 7:00pm - 9:30pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Monthly film screening followed by a discussion led by Mary Krauze. Share your thoughts about themes, characters, plot, etc.

In Freedom Writers, a young teacher inspires her class of at-risk students to learn tolerance, apply themselves, and pursue education beyond high school.

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2nd Friday Films - Paving New Paths: Inspirational Women - "The Long Walk Home"

Date: 
Fri, 01/11/2013 - 7:00pm - 9:30pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Monthly film screening followed by a discussion led by Mary Krauze. Share your thoughts about themes, characters, plot, etc.

In The Long Walk Home two women, black and white, in 1955 Montgomery, Alabama, must decide what they are going to do in response to the famous bus boycott led by Martin Luther King.

Programmer/Name Contact: 
Mary Krauze 987-2052 mkrauze@consciousparenting.us
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World Book Night 2013

Date: 
Tue, 04/23/2013 - 9:00am - 9:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

On World Book Night - April 23, 2013 -  the Friends of the Albert Wisner Library will once again be "Spreading the Love of Reading Person to Person."  Apply to be a book giver by January 23rd at the World Book Night website, and select one of the 30 titles chosen by an independent panel of librarians and booksellers.  You will receive 20 copies of your chosen title to give away FREE to members of the community. Albert Wisner Public Library has been chosen as a pick-up location for the books.

Mystery Book Discussion - "House of Dark Shadows" by Robert Liparulo

Date: 
Wed, 02/13/2013 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Registration not limited to Warwick cardholders.

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Mystery Book Discussion - "Domino 29" by Axel Avian

Date: 
Fri, 04/26/2013 - 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

Registration not limited to Warwick cardholders.

When an ordinary kid learns he’s the heir to a secret agent dynasty, F.A.L.C.O.N puts him on a case to protect a famous rock group and find a missing journalist. Before he knows it, Colt Shore has gone from bodyguard to rock star to full-fledged agent when he learns that a human trafficking ring plans to kidnap a group of teenage girls. It will take more than his ingenuity and skills and a couple of cool gadgets to protect his new friends and rescue the captured girls before it’s too late. - Amazon

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