Monday, February 4, 2019 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Monday, February 4, 2019 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

  • 01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
    Contact: The Help Desk at 986-1047, ext. 3

    (2012) Starring Alan Rickman and Mos Def.  The emotional true story of two men who defied the rules of their time to launch a medical revolution, set against the backdrop of the Jim Crow south. Working in 1940s Baltimore on an unprecedented technique for performing heart surgery on "blue babies," Dr. Alfred Blalock and lab technician Vivien Thomas form an impressive team. As Blalock and Thomas invent a new field of medicine, saving thousands of lives in the process, social pressures threaten to undermine their collaboration and tear their friendship apart. NR; 117 min.

     

    Location:
    AWPL Community Room
    Age Group:
    Adult
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Monday, February 4, 2019 - 1:30pm to 2:15pm

Tuesday, February 5, 2019 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Tuesday, February 5, 2019 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

Tuesday, February 5, 2019 - 11:15am to 12:00pm

Tuesday, February 5, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Tuesday, February 5, 2019 - 5:00pm to 5:45pm

Tuesday, February 5, 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

  • 06:30 PM to 07:30 PM

    Tween Hour of Code: Adventures in Minecraft: New to coding? Try one of these easy lessons for beginners using characters from Minecraft. Ages 9-12. Register beginning Dec. 15 online or at the Help or Children's desk.

    Location:
    Activity Room
    Age Group:
    Tween
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  • 06:30 PM to 07:30 PM
    Contact: Help Desk at 986-1047, ext. 3 or warref@rcls.org

    This four-session course will explore how the practice of mindfulness can help us greet ourselves and others with openness, curiosity and compassion.  Each class will include guided meditation practice and a Q & A session; attendance at all four classes is recommended.

    Ruth Landstrom is a clinical psychologist specializing in life coaching. She earned a B.A. in music from Yale University, a J.D. from the University of Virginia, a Ph.D. in clinical psychology from Adelphi University, and a CMC (Certified Mentor Coach) degree from MentorCoach (www.mentorcoach.com). As a lawyer, she worked both in government and on Wall Street. As a psychologist, she worked for six years at an outpatient clinic in the Bronx before opening her own practice in 2000.  Ruth integrates mindfulness meditation into all her work. She currently studies and practices meditation with the guidance of Narayan Helen Liebenson of Cambridge Insight Meditation Center (cambridgeinsight.org), and undertakes periodic retreats at the Insight Meditation Society in Barre, Massachusetts, to deepen her practice (www.dharma.org).

    Location:
    AWPL Community Room
    Age Group:
    Adult, Teen
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