Come and play Canasta at the Library with other enthusiasts!
Mark your calendar for the Warwick Children's Book Festival 2013, to be held at the Park Avenue School from 11:00am - 4:00pm. Free and open to the public. Over fifty authors and illustrators are expected to participate, excited to meet with the public and autograph their books. Books will also be available for purchase. Presented by Glenn P. and Susan D. Dickes, with generous sponsorship also from the Village of Warwick, ShopRite and the Park Avenue School.
Here is the list of the distinguished authors and illustrators who have committed to participate:
Jean Mammato Atkinson
Tiffany Strelitz Haber
Ann Haywood Leal
Emily Arnold McCully
Andres Vera Martinez
Robert Andrew Parker
Susan Beth Pfeffer
Muriel Harris Weinstein
Starring James Franco, Mila Kunis, Michelle Williams and Rachel Weisz. A small-time magician is swept away to an enchanted land and is forced into a power struggle between three witches. Rated PG; 130 min. (2013)
Job seekers desiring one-on-one help with their resume and cover letter can reserve a free, 30-minute private session with Gregg Knowles, career counseling consultant. This service will be available from 9:00 AM -12:00 PM.
Individuals may drop-in and will be seen on a first-come, first-served basis as time permits. To reserve a free 30-minute consultation call 986-1047 ext. 3 or stop by the Help Desk.
Gregg Knowles is a consultant who specializes in workforce training, career coaching, and resume writing. He is also the facilitator of the Warwick Career Transition Group in Warwick, NY. He has over 25 years of human resources experience including recruiting/talent acquisition, organizational development, training, compensation, and employee relations.
Get one-on-one help from Jill Mante and make your college application essay shine! You must come prepared with a draft of your essay. Please call the Help Desk to set up your time slot. Make the most of your workshop time by attending Jill's lecture on September 23rd.
Students will learn basic Italian vocabulary, phrases and grammar. Italian culture and customs will also be included. Great for the basic conversation necessary for travel.
There will be an opportunity to practice pronunciation and to have fun while learning. Individual practice at home is encouraged. This is a ten-session class; attendance at all sessions is encouraged.
Semper Cool is the wrenching, sometimes hilarious and always thought-provoking true story of a mischievous teenager who enlists in the U.S. Marine Corps seeking adventure and his father's approval and finds both, plus more danger than he ever could have imagined. -Amazon
Books are available at the library for checkout.