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Despite reopening we are still not having any in-person programs, however we are still offering some great programs virtually! Check them out below, click on the name of the program for  registration/attendance information. 
For recordings of some of our previous programs, check out our YouTube Channel.

Weekly Trivia Challenge: Join us weekly for a fun trivia challenge!
1/12-1/14 – Name that Tune: 90’s –  Just how does your 90s music knowledge stack up? From pop to rock and everything in between can you name these 90s hits? Game Pin: 030599

1/19-1/21 – Civil Rights Movement – In honor of Martin Luther King Day, how well do you remember the movement that he fought for? Game Pin: 07738087

Virtual Tai Chi: Thursday, January 7 – 10:00-11:00 a.m.
Jim Cummings teaches the 24 movements of the Beijing Tai Chi form. Learn the fundamental movements as well as theory; improve balance, stability and overall health. Wear loose, comfortable clothing and soft-soled shoes.  (Virtual instruction, via Zoom.) 

New Year’s Reset: Thursday, January 7 – 7:00-8:00 p.m.
2021 can be an incredible year of profound transformation! But nothing can change by simply changing the calendar. Learn how to reduce cravings, slim down and feel comfortable in your favorite clothing again.  Lisa Zimmerman of Evolve Wellness Health Coaching presents.   

Virtual Chair Yoga: Monday, January 11 – 10:00-11:00 a.m. 
Join Kristen Orsini for a rejuvenating hour of chair yoga with breath work for mind/body tension and stress release. 

Financial Wellness Workshop: Budgeting and Investments: Wednesday, January 13 at two times: 11:00 a.m. or 7:00 p.m. (90 minutes)
Budgeting really isn’t a dirty word! Create what you can live with and become an owner not a loaner of your money. Find out how. Register via email with your preferred start time.

Computer Cleanup and Security: Thursday, January 14 – 7:00-8:30 p.m.
Start with a clean slate this new year!  Learn how to clean up your Windows computer, improve performance and speed up tasks, protect it from viruses and spyware, and much more. For intermediate and advanced users.  

Bring Your Own Book Discussion: Saturday, January 23 – 10:00-11:00 a.m.
Join us for a discussion where you will tell us about your favorite book (one that you have read or re-read recently) and fill your reading list with the recommendations of others.

Virtual Qigong: Thursday, January 21 – 10:00-11:00 a.m.
This ancient, evidence-based Chinese healing art consists of gentle, low impact exercises which provide many benefits including lowered blood pressure, increased bone density, balance and coordination.  Instructor Tom Linden is certified by the Center for Taiji Studies.

KonMari: Clear for the New Year: Thursday, January 28 – 7:00-8:00 p.m.
Make way for the New Year by clearing out your personal space.  Presenter Amy Chinitz, a Certified Consultant trained by Marie Kondo is also a licensed social worker.  The KonMari Method can be a tool to help ease anxiety as well as to tidy your home.

SMART Recovery Group: An anonymous support group for addiction and addictive behavior recovery that takes place every Wednesday evening from 7pm-8pm. Meetings teach SMART Recovery® for self-directed change, using scientifically-based tools and skills. Anyone age 18+ with any type of addiction is welcome.

Curbside Pickup: You can request materials through the library catalog and then, when we inform you that they’re ready, you can reserve a time slot for curbside pickup! You can also call us at any time to have materials set aside and schedule your pickup over the phone. Click here for more information.

Print From Home: You can submit print jobs through our website and arrange for contactless curbside pickup of your prints. Click here for more information.

Parking Lot Wi-Fi: The library is pleased to announce that we have expanded our WiFi access throughout the library parking lot. If you or someone you know is in need of internet access, come by anytime. There is no password, just connect to our network and agree to the wireless policy. We expect all users (whether by car, bike or on foot) to follow social distancing protocols at all times or we will be unable to continue the service. If you experience any difficulties, please contact us via email, chat or phone.

Seed Library: We’re excited to share that our Seed Library is still open! You can pick up seeds from the library by calling us us to request 2 seed packets per visit, we’ll set up a day and time for you to come pick them up and we’ll bring them out to your car.

Resume & Cover Letter Assistance: We’re pleased to offer free resume and cover letter assistance during this time! Fill out the form, attach your resume and/or cover letter and our newsletter editor will review it, proofread it and email you with any suggestions for how it can be improved. We know when this pause is over, many will be looking for work and we hope this service will help you land back on your feet!

New Digital Resource: Creativebug: We’re excited to share that you now have access to Creativebug, a collection of thousands of arts and crafts videos! You’ll find videos for fiber crafts such as knitting and crocheting (complete with downloadable pdf instructions), painting, paper crafts, jewelry, kids projects (like galaxy slime and astro origami) and so much more! 

Reading Suggestions for Libby and Hoopla: Our librarians are recommending some fantastic books to read digitally from home while the library is closed. Check them out!

Check out all of our downloadable apps for free e-books, audio-books, shows, movies, music and more!

New Programs
New Concerts
New Movies
New Reader's Corner
New Seed Library
New Careers