Teens

The Evolution of the Women's Silhouette

Date: 
Sun, 03/10/2013 - 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

Enrollment is limited to Warwick cardholders until March 3; open registration after March 3.

This lecture addresses the history of women as seen through the manipulation and controll of their bodies as documented by changing silhouette over a 400 year period. Audience members will be invited to participate in the hands-on-demonstrations. Questions to be answered include:

What is a bumroll?

What item of living room furniture was invented to accomodate the panier?

Why did Mrs. Bloomer invent the bloomers?

Programmer/Name Contact: 
Susan Handler susanhandler@me.com
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Good Lessons, Bad Women

Date: 
Fri, 03/15/2013 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

Registration not limited to Warwick cardholders.

A devilishly funny one-woman show, our lead character, Dorothy, wrestles with the concept of goodness and dives deep into a world where good is bad and bad is good. In seven vignettes, Dorothy learns from various fascinating women by becoming each one and imparting the subtle lesson they teach.

Programmer/Name Contact: 
Laurie Angle
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Backgammon

Date: 
Tue, 11/13/2012 - 6:00pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

Stop by and play one of the oldest board games!  Group will meet on a weekly basis.

Programmer/Name Contact: 
Kevin Ryan
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Backgammon

Date: 
Tue, 10/23/2012 - 6:00pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

Stop by and play one of the oldest board games!  Group will meet on a weekly basis.

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Backgammon

Date: 
Tue, 10/16/2012 - 6:00pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

Stop by and play one of the oldest board games!  Group will meet on a weekly basis.

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Backgammon

Date: 
Tue, 10/09/2012 - 6:00pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

Stop by and play one of the oldest board games!  Group will meet on a weekly basis.

Programmer/Name Contact: 
Siobhan
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College Application Essay Writing Workshop

Date: 
Thu, 12/06/2012 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Age Group: 
Teens

Jill Mante will give you one-on-one help to fine-tune your college application essay. You must have already attended her lecture on October 1st and have the rough draft of your essay with you for this workshop. Sign up for a twenty-minute time slot at the Help Desk.

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How to Write an Outstanding College Application Essay

Date: 
Mon, 10/01/2012 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Age Group: 
Teens

Jill Mante will give you the inspiration and tips you need to craft the perfect college application essay.

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The Parting Glass

Date: 
Fri, 10/12/2012 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens
Children

Enrollment limited to Warwick cardholders until 10/5/12 - open registration after this date.

Join us for a musical tour featuring the melodies familiar to the Irish in the "Old Country" and their immigrant sons and daughters in America.

Programmer/Name Contact: 
Laurie Angle
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Book Review Club

Date: 
Sat, 12/15/2012 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Age Group: 
Teens

Book Review Club will meet to discuss books and write reviews.

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