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Book Discussion: Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell by Susanna Clarke

Date: 
Sat, 07/09/2011 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Join us for a discussion of Susanna Clarke's best selling novel about rival magicians.  Copies of Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell are available at the display near the Help Desk or at the Circulation Desk. Please register for this event, as space is limited.

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Retro Game Night

Date: 
Mon, 07/18/2011 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens
Children

Atari! Dreamcast! Sega! Retro video games! Come to the Library to play your old favorites. Come in costume as your favorite video game character and win a prize.

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Music of the Andes

Date: 
Fri, 08/12/2011 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens
Children

Espiritu Andino will perform a variety of traditional and new age urban melodies from the South American Andean Mountains of Peru, Ecuador, Bolivia, Chile and Argentina.  Every band member of Espiritu Andino is a native of the Andean mountains and has an enriching musical experience that have helped sustain a career in South America, the United States and Canada for over a decade.

This concert will be outdoors.  Bring a blanket or beach chair to sit on if you'd like.  In case of inclement weather, the concert will be in the Community Room. 

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Hudson River Lighthouses

Date: 
Thu, 08/11/2011 - 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

From 1826 until the middle of the 20th century, more than a
dozen lighthouses guided ships past its islands and shallows...


Kevin Woyce will explain why there were once 14 lighthouses on the Hudson, tell how seven were saved as historic landmarks, and describe the lives of the brave men and women who spent their lives tending the lights. His slide show includes original photography of Hudson River lighthouses, bridges, scenery, and landmarks, plus vintage maps and images of historic people and places, including some of the Hudson's "lost" lighthouses.

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Tai Chi with Ron Gee

Date: 
Wed, 08/24/2011 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Age Group: 
Adult

The gently flowing movements of Qigong and Taijiquan, known more simply as Tai Chi, are ancient Chinese practices widely recognized for promoting many health benefits. 


Classes will be held outdoors, weather permitting.  Sign up for each class individually.

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Tai Chi with Ron Gee

Date: 
Wed, 08/17/2011 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Age Group: 
Adult

The gently flowing movements of Qigong and Taijiquan, known more simply as Tai Chi, are ancient Chinese practices widely recognized for promoting many health benefits. 


Classes will be held outdoors, weather permitting.  Sign up for each class individually.

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Tai Chi with Ron Gee

Date: 
Wed, 08/10/2011 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Age Group: 
Adult

The gently flowing movements of Qigong and Taijiquan, known more simply at Tai Chi, are ancient Chineses practices widely recognized for promoting many health benefits. 


Classes will be held outdoors, weather permitting.  Sign up for each class individually.

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Mid-Summer in Your Organic Vegetable Garden with Gar Wang

Date: 
Thu, 07/07/2011 - 6:00pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Gar will share tips on the organic approach to pest management, soil amendment, mulching and watering technique.   She will also discuss specific plants that thrive in the hot months.

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"You're Hired" Career Transition Bootcamp

Date: 
Sat, 06/18/2011 - 9:30am - 3:30pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

This is an informative and highly interactive all-day workshop conducted by Greg A. Knowles, a human resources professional with 25 years of Fortune 500 experience.  The Bootcamp will cover: winning resumes and cover letters, effective job search strategies and preparing for traditional and behavioral interviews.

For recent grads and anyone in the process of changing careers there is a wealth of information presented for a successful job search.  This is a great program for college students searching for internships, too!

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AWPL Foundation Annual Meeting

Date: 
Tue, 05/17/2011 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
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