Programs

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Ocean’s 8 2:00 pm
Ocean’s 8
Nov 1 @ 2:00 pm – 3:50 pm
(PG-13), 110 minutes Debbie Ocean gathers a crew to attempt an impossible heist at New York City’s yearly Met Gala. https://youtu.be/n5LoVcVsiSQ
Meditation and Reiki Circle 5:00 pm
Meditation and Reiki Circle
Nov 1 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Register Join Reiki practitioner Antonietta for energy healing: meditation; short Reiki treatment. Mat, towel, blanket optional.
Smart Recovery 7:00 pm
Smart Recovery
Nov 1 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
An anonymous support group for addiction and addictive behavior recovery. Meetings teach a SMART Recovery 4-Point ProgramR for self-directed change, using scientifically-based tools and skills. Anyone age 18+ with any type of addiction is welcome. No registration required.
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Knitting & Crocheting Circle 12:00 pm
Knitting & Crocheting Circle
Nov 2 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Bring your latest work-in-progress to our new open knitting and crocheting circle!  While there is no instruction given, we encourage all to share their skills!  No registration required.
Bellport.com’s General Acoustic Jam 6:30 pm
Bellport.com’s General Acoustic Jam
Nov 2 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
The Bellport.com partnership with South Country Library continues to present Acoustic Jams on select Fridays from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. The 20 year old local program offers an Acoustic Jam of general music: folk, rock, pop, and traditional one week Read More ...
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Tech Fair 12:00 pm
Tech Fair
Nov 3 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Tech is taking over the main floor of the library! Come experience new dimensions with the Virtual Reality system HTC Vive, which will be available for patrons to try out. See our new 3-D resin printer in action as well Read More ...
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Chess Club 12:00 pm
Chess Club
Nov 5 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Play a game with fellow chess enthusiasts. We have two sets for you to share or you can bring your own. No registration required.
Yoga 4:30 pm
Yoga
Nov 5 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Register This approach is a holistic one, uniting body, mind and spirit. It is Meditation in action. The course begins with the standing poses, which bring flexibility to the body and steadiness of mind. The emphasis is on alignment and Read More ...
Yoga 6:15 pm
Yoga
Nov 5 @ 6:15 pm – 7:45 pm
Register This approach is a holistic one, uniting body, mind and spirit. It is Meditation in action. The course begins with the standing poses, which bring flexibility to the body and steadiness of mind. The emphasis is on alignment and Read More ...
Basic English Classes (ESOL) 6:30 pm
Basic English Classes (ESOL)
Nov 5 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Learn to communicate in English. Call library for more information 631-286-0818. Clases de Ingles Nivel Básico ESOL Lunes hasta 18:30-20:30 Del 24 de septiembre al 17 de diciembre. No encuentro el 8 de octubre. Llamada 631-286-0818.
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Chair Yoga, Mindfulness Meditation, Reiki 9:45 am
Chair Yoga, Mindfulness Meditation, Reiki
Nov 6 @ 9:45 am – 11:15 am
Register Kristen devotes 45 minutes to chair yoga for breath work and stress release, 45 to meditation and Reiki. $24
Bridge Club 1:00 pm
Bridge Club
Nov 6 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
This club meets weekly throughout the year. Come and play with people who share the same love of the game and maybe even pick up some new strategies! There will be no meeting on July 4th since the library will Read More ...
Writer’s Workshop 7:00 pm
Writer’s Workshop
Nov 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm
Register Join fellow authors to write, and constructively criticize, your own work and the work of others. A piece of writing is due at the beginning of each session; 9/11, 9/25, 10/9, 10/23, 11/6, 11/20. 12/4, 12/18.  First assignment is Read More ...
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Mah Jongg Club 10:00 am
Mah Jongg Club
Nov 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
This club meets weekly throughout the year. Come and play with people who share the same love of the game and maybe even pick up some new strategies!
Canasta Club 12:30 pm
Canasta Club
Nov 7 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
This club meets weekly throughout the year. Come and play with people who share the same love of the game and maybe even pick up some new strategies!
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Easy Tai Chi 12:00 pm
Easy Tai Chi
Nov 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Register Learn Jim Cummings’ series of slow, rhythmic, gentle movements – as easy as counting to 10 – to improve health. Six 1-hour classes. $10  
Jurassic World-Fallen Kingdom 2:00 pm
Jurassic World-Fallen Kingdom
Nov 8 @ 2:00 pm – 4:09 pm
(PG-13), 129 minutes When the island’s dormant volcano begins roaring to life, Owen and Claire mount a campaign to rescue the remaining dinosaurs from this extinction-level event. https://youtu.be/vn9mMeWcgoM
Coffee with a Cop 3:00 pm
Coffee with a Cop
Nov 8 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Community members, come meet your local Suffolk County police officers for a cup of coffee. Discuss issues and learn more about each other. Fireside Café; free coffee for all attendees.
Smart Recovery 7:00 pm
Smart Recovery
Nov 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
An anonymous support group for addiction and addictive behavior recovery. Meetings teach a SMART Recovery 4-Point ProgramR for self-directed change, using scientifically-based tools and skills. Anyone age 18+ with any type of addiction is welcome. No registration required.
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Knitting & Crocheting Circle 12:00 pm
Knitting & Crocheting Circle
Nov 9 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Bring your latest work-in-progress to our new open knitting and crocheting circle!  While there is no instruction given, we encourage all to share their skills!  No registration required.
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Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie 10:00 am
Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Nov 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Join the group as we discuss Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. Bagels, coffee, and tea are available. Book available Saturday, October 13.
Defensive Driving 10:00 am
Defensive Driving
Nov 10 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Register Course completion entitles you to a 10% discount on vehicle liability, personal injury protection, and collision insurance for three years; and a reduction of up to 4 points on your driving record every 18 months. There is a fee Read More ...
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Learn to Play Mah Jongg 10:00 am
Learn to Play Mah Jongg
Nov 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Register Learn to play Mah Jongg in this 3-session introductory workshop, presented by Jacqui Palatnik. Get acquainted with the game’s strategies, sequences, combinations and basic moves. Returnees welcome.
Chess Club 12:00 pm
Chess Club
Nov 12 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Play a game with fellow chess enthusiasts. We have two sets for you to share or you can bring your own. No registration required.
Alzheimer/Dementia Caregiver Support Group 1:00 pm
Alzheimer/Dementia Caregiver Support Group
Nov 12 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Register The Willing Hearts, Helpful Hands Caregiver Support Program offers a support group to caregivers for those with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia. Register online using the link above or call 516-586-1507.
Yoga 4:30 pm
Yoga
Nov 12 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Register This approach is a holistic one, uniting body, mind and spirit. It is Meditation in action. The course begins with the standing poses, which bring flexibility to the body and steadiness of mind. The emphasis is on alignment and Read More ...
Career & Education Counseling 5:30 pm
Career & Education Counseling
Nov 12 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Betty Velez will be providing 30 minute one-on-one appointments for help with topics such as college advising, resume writing, job applications, interview preparation, career selection and more. Appointment required, call Reference at 631-286-0818 to schedule an appointment. Library patrons only.
Yoga 6:15 pm
Yoga
Nov 12 @ 6:15 pm – 7:45 pm
Register This approach is a holistic one, uniting body, mind and spirit. It is Meditation in action. The course begins with the standing poses, which bring flexibility to the body and steadiness of mind. The emphasis is on alignment and Read More ...
Basic English Classes (ESOL) 6:30 pm
Basic English Classes (ESOL)
Nov 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Learn to communicate in English. Call library for more information 631-286-0818. Clases de Ingles Nivel Básico ESOL Lunes hasta 18:30-20:30 Del 24 de septiembre al 17 de diciembre. No encuentro el 8 de octubre. Llamada 631-286-0818.
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Chair Yoga, Mindfulness Meditation, Reiki 9:45 am
Chair Yoga, Mindfulness Meditation, Reiki
Nov 13 @ 9:45 am – 11:15 am
Register Kristen devotes 45 minutes to chair yoga for breath work and stress release, 45 to meditation and Reiki. $24
Bridge Club 1:00 pm
Bridge Club
Nov 13 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
This club meets weekly throughout the year. Come and play with people who share the same love of the game and maybe even pick up some new strategies! There will be no meeting on July 4th since the library will Read More ...
Veterans Resources Fair 3:00 pm
Veterans Resources Fair
Nov 13 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Representatives from government and community organizations will be on the main floor of the library with resources for veterans including health, housing, legal services, and more.
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Mah Jongg Club 10:00 am
Mah Jongg Club
Nov 14 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
This club meets weekly throughout the year. Come and play with people who share the same love of the game and maybe even pick up some new strategies!
Canasta Club 12:30 pm
Canasta Club
Nov 14 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
This club meets weekly throughout the year. Come and play with people who share the same love of the game and maybe even pick up some new strategies!
Child/Family Health Plus 3:00 pm
Child/Family Health Plus
Nov 14 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
A representative can help you enroll in a managed care plan of low-cost or no-cost health care through NYS, or Medicaid, if eligible. For information about what you need to bring in order to enroll, please call 631-656- 9783 or Read More ...
Medicare Educational Seminar 3:00 pm
Medicare Educational Seminar
Nov 14 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Register  Maximizing benefits? Newly eligible? This strictly educational talk includes options, features, benefits, enrollment periods, planned 2019 changes, supplemental plans, more. Specific carriers’ plans will not be discussed. Open enrollment ends 12/7.
Beginner Soap Making 7:00 pm
Beginner Soap Making
Nov 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Register Join Carly from Modern Primal Soap Co. in this demonstration where you will learn how to make your own melt and pour project at home. Each student will take home a guest soap, as well as a set of Read More ...
Friends of the South Country Library 7:00 pm
Friends of the South Country Library
Nov 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
 
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Easy Tai Chi 12:00 pm
Easy Tai Chi
Nov 15 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Register Learn Jim Cummings’ series of slow, rhythmic, gentle movements – as easy as counting to 10 – to improve health. Six 1-hour classes. $10  
Damsel 2:00 pm
Damsel
Nov 15 @ 2:00 pm – 3:53 pm
(R), 113 minutes It’s the Wild West, circa 1870. A pioneer ventures across the American frontier to marry the love of his life. As his group traverses the west, the once-simple journey grows treacherous, blurring the lines between hero, villain, Read More ...
Meditation and Reiki Circle 5:00 pm
Meditation and Reiki Circle
Nov 15 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Register Join Reiki practitioner Antonietta for energy healing: meditation; short Reiki treatment. Mat, towel, blanket optional.
How Good Posture Habits Help Prevent Back Pain 7:00 pm
How Good Posture Habits Help Prevent Back Pain
Nov 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Register Dr. Richard S. Block, DC and Dr. Philip A. Facquet III, DC of Prescription Chiropractic will explain how poor posture causes pain and can impact one’s risk of falling, while providing guidance on proper standing, sitting and sleeping posture, Read More ...
Smart Recovery 7:00 pm
Smart Recovery
Nov 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
An anonymous support group for addiction and addictive behavior recovery. Meetings teach a SMART Recovery 4-Point ProgramR for self-directed change, using scientifically-based tools and skills. Anyone age 18+ with any type of addiction is welcome. No registration required.
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Fall Prevention 10:00 am
Fall Prevention
Nov 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Register  Don’t Let Aging Get You Down…It’s Too Hard to Get Back Up! Have a fear of falling for yourself or a loved one? You’re not alone. Join Kristi Ladowski, MPH, Injury Prevention and Outreach Coordinator at Stony Brook University Read More ...
Knitting & Crocheting Circle 12:00 pm
Knitting & Crocheting Circle
Nov 16 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Bring your latest work-in-progress to our new open knitting and crocheting circle!  While there is no instruction given, we encourage all to share their skills!  No registration required.
Thanksgiving Pot-Luck 6:00 pm
Thanksgiving Pot-Luck
Nov 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Our holiday kick off. Take part in our pot-luck feast then attend a concert featuring local bluegrass legends Buddy Merriam & Back Roads Quartet. Enjoy traditional bluegrass music, featuring mandolin, fiddle and guitar. Sign up with Ass’t Dir. Patrick O’Leary Read More ...
Buddy Merriam & Back Roads Quartet 7:00 pm
Buddy Merriam & Back Roads Quartet
Nov 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
On Friday, November 16th we will host a community pot-luck Thanksgiving dinner at 6 p.m., followed by a concert at 7 p.m. This year will feature local bluegrass legends, Buddy Merriam & Back Roads Quartet. With an incredibly impressive résumé, Read More ...
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Music Mends Minds 2:00 pm
Music Mends Minds
Nov 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
At South Country Library. The library is assisting the Bellport Rotary Club chapter of Music Mends Minds. Those suffering from neurological disorders play instruments, sing, clap (or listen) creating live music in an informal setting. For sign up and info: Read More ...
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Learn to Play Mah Jongg 10:00 am
Learn to Play Mah Jongg
Nov 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Register Learn to play Mah Jongg in this 3-session introductory workshop, presented by Jacqui Palatnik. Get acquainted with the game’s strategies, sequences, combinations and basic moves. Returnees welcome.
Chess Club 12:00 pm
Chess Club
Nov 19 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Play a game with fellow chess enthusiasts. We have two sets for you to share or you can bring your own. No registration required.
Yoga 4:30 pm
Yoga
Nov 19 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Register This approach is a holistic one, uniting body, mind and spirit. It is Meditation in action. The course begins with the standing poses, which bring flexibility to the body and steadiness of mind. The emphasis is on alignment and Read More ...
Yoga 6:15 pm
Yoga
Nov 19 @ 6:15 pm – 7:45 pm
Register This approach is a holistic one, uniting body, mind and spirit. It is Meditation in action. The course begins with the standing poses, which bring flexibility to the body and steadiness of mind. The emphasis is on alignment and Read More ...
Basic English Classes (ESOL) 6:30 pm
Basic English Classes (ESOL)
Nov 19 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Learn to communicate in English. Call library for more information 631-286-0818. Clases de Ingles Nivel Básico ESOL Lunes hasta 18:30-20:30 Del 24 de septiembre al 17 de diciembre. No encuentro el 8 de octubre. Llamada 631-286-0818.
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Chair Yoga, Mindfulness Meditation, Reiki 9:45 am
Chair Yoga, Mindfulness Meditation, Reiki
Nov 20 @ 9:45 am – 11:15 am
Register Kristen devotes 45 minutes to chair yoga for breath work and stress release, 45 to meditation and Reiki. $24
Bridge Club 1:00 pm
Bridge Club
Nov 20 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
This club meets weekly throughout the year. Come and play with people who share the same love of the game and maybe even pick up some new strategies! There will be no meeting on July 4th since the library will Read More ...
Writer’s Workshop 7:00 pm
Writer’s Workshop
Nov 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm
Register Join fellow authors to write, and constructively criticize, your own work and the work of others. A piece of writing is due at the beginning of each session; 9/11, 9/25, 10/9, 10/23, 11/6, 11/20. 12/4, 12/18.  First assignment is Read More ...
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Mah Jongg Club 10:00 am
Mah Jongg Club
Nov 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
This club meets weekly throughout the year. Come and play with people who share the same love of the game and maybe even pick up some new strategies!
Canasta Club 12:30 pm
Canasta Club
Nov 21 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
This club meets weekly throughout the year. Come and play with people who share the same love of the game and maybe even pick up some new strategies!
SNAP 2:00 pm
SNAP
Nov 21 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Island Harvest will be at the library to help with SNAP (formerly known as food stamps) screening, applications, and to provide information and help mediate problems with Social Services. No registration required.  Stop by to find out if you are Read More ...
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Smart Recovery 7:00 pm
Smart Recovery
Nov 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
An anonymous support group for addiction and addictive behavior recovery. Meetings teach a SMART Recovery 4-Point ProgramR for self-directed change, using scientifically-based tools and skills. Anyone age 18+ with any type of addiction is welcome. No registration required.
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Knitting & Crocheting Circle 12:00 pm
Knitting & Crocheting Circle
Nov 23 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Bring your latest work-in-progress to our new open knitting and crocheting circle!  While there is no instruction given, we encourage all to share their skills!  No registration required.
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Learn to Play Mah Jongg 10:00 am
Learn to Play Mah Jongg
Nov 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Register Learn to play Mah Jongg in this 3-session introductory workshop, presented by Jacqui Palatnik. Get acquainted with the game’s strategies, sequences, combinations and basic moves. Returnees welcome.
Chess Club 12:00 pm
Chess Club
Nov 26 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Play a game with fellow chess enthusiasts. We have two sets for you to share or you can bring your own. No registration required.
Yoga 4:30 pm
Yoga
Nov 26 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Register This approach is a holistic one, uniting body, mind and spirit. It is Meditation in action. The course begins with the standing poses, which bring flexibility to the body and steadiness of mind. The emphasis is on alignment and Read More ...
Yoga 6:15 pm
Yoga
Nov 26 @ 6:15 pm – 7:45 pm
Register This approach is a holistic one, uniting body, mind and spirit. It is Meditation in action. The course begins with the standing poses, which bring flexibility to the body and steadiness of mind. The emphasis is on alignment and Read More ...
Basic English Classes (ESOL) 6:30 pm
Basic English Classes (ESOL)
Nov 26 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Learn to communicate in English. Call library for more information 631-286-0818. Clases de Ingles Nivel Básico ESOL Lunes hasta 18:30-20:30 Del 24 de septiembre al 17 de diciembre. No encuentro el 8 de octubre. Llamada 631-286-0818.
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Chair Yoga, Mindfulness Meditation, Reiki 9:45 am
Chair Yoga, Mindfulness Meditation, Reiki
Nov 27 @ 9:45 am – 11:15 am
Register Kristen devotes 45 minutes to chair yoga for breath work and stress release, 45 to meditation and Reiki. $24
Bridge Club 1:00 pm
Bridge Club
Nov 27 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
This club meets weekly throughout the year. Come and play with people who share the same love of the game and maybe even pick up some new strategies! There will be no meeting on July 4th since the library will Read More ...
Disability Forum 7:00 pm
Disability Forum
Nov 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Councilman Michael Loguercio and members of Brookhaven’s Disability Task Force present an interactive forum to discuss, identify and address the needs of the disabled in South Country community. All are welcome.
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Mah Jongg Club 10:00 am
Mah Jongg Club
Nov 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
This club meets weekly throughout the year. Come and play with people who share the same love of the game and maybe even pick up some new strategies!
Canasta Club 12:30 pm
Canasta Club
Nov 28 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
This club meets weekly throughout the year. Come and play with people who share the same love of the game and maybe even pick up some new strategies!
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Easy Tai Chi 12:00 pm
Easy Tai Chi
Nov 29 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Register Learn Jim Cummings’ series of slow, rhythmic, gentle movements – as easy as counting to 10 – to improve health. Six 1-hour classes. $10  
Solo: A Star Wars Story 2:00 pm
Solo: A Star Wars Story
Nov 29 @ 2:00 pm – 3:15 pm
(PG-13), 135 minutes During an adventure into a dark criminal underworld, Han Solo meets his future copilot Chewbacca and encounters Lando Calrissian years before joining the Rebellion. https://youtu.be/jPEYpryMp2s
Meditation and Reiki Circle 5:00 pm
Meditation and Reiki Circle
Nov 29 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Register Join Reiki practitioner Antonietta for energy healing: meditation; short Reiki treatment. Mat, towel, blanket optional.
Open Mic Night 6:30 pm
Open Mic Night
Nov 29 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Performers and non-performers of all ages are encouraged to participate on the last Thursday each month. Local musicians, poets, dancers can take part. No prior registration is required; performers will sign up on arrival. Hosted by local resident Gene Hall. Read More ...
Smart Recovery 7:00 pm
Smart Recovery
Nov 29 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
An anonymous support group for addiction and addictive behavior recovery. Meetings teach a SMART Recovery 4-Point ProgramR for self-directed change, using scientifically-based tools and skills. Anyone age 18+ with any type of addiction is welcome. No registration required.
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All About Facebook 10:00 am
All About Facebook
Nov 30 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Register In this lecture and demonstration, you will learn everything about Facebook, the popular social networking website. Bring your questions!
Knitting & Crocheting Circle 12:00 pm
Knitting & Crocheting Circle
Nov 30 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Bring your latest work-in-progress to our new open knitting and crocheting circle!  While there is no instruction given, we encourage all to share their skills!  No registration required.