Education & Entertainment

Sep
24
Mon
Yoga
Sep 24 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

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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 movement of breath. We will also introduce poses from all of the other classifications such as seated, twist, etc. The course will be primarily for beginners, but those with more experience will find that their understanding of the practice will deepen. Classes are not suitable for those with medical conditions and not appropriate during pregnancy. Please bring a yoga mat, two firm blankets, a belt, and a Yoga block. Call 631-286-3890 with any questions. $42

Yoga
Sep 24 @ 6:15 pm – 7:45 pm

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The 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 movement of breath. We will also introduce poses from all of the other classifications such as seated, twist, etc. The course will be primarily for beginners, but those with more experience will find that their understanding of the practice will deepen. Classes are not suitable for those with medical conditions and not appropriate during pregnancy. Please bring a yoga mat, two firm blankets, a belt, and a Yoga block. Call 631-286-3890 with any questions. $42

Basic English Classes (ESOL)
Sep 24 @ 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.

Sep
25
Tue
Chair Yoga, Mindfulness Meditation, Reiki
Sep 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

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Ease your entire being. Kristen spends half of this 90 minuteclass on chair yoga for breath work and tension release, half on mindfulness meditation and sample Reiki. Three-1.5 hour classes. $18

Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT)
Sep 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

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EFT (Emotional Freedom Technique), also commonly known as Tapping, can be thought of as an emotional version of acupuncture. Learn more about this process for healing emotions from practitioner Donna Nesteruk.

Writer’s Workshop
Sep 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm

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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 given to you at registration.

Sep
26
Wed
Genealogy 101
Sep 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

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Do you want to explore your family’s roots but have no idea where to start? Certified Genealogist Rhoda Miller will be here to teach you how to begin your search.

Sep
27
Thu
Easy Tai Chi
Sep 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

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Learn Jim Cummings’ series of slow, rhythmic, gentle movements – as easy as counting to 10 – to improve health. Six 1-hour classes. 9/13, 9/20, 9/27, 10/4, 10/11, 10/18 $10

 

Open Mic Night
Sep 27 @ 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. Contact Patrick at the library 631-286-0818 with questions.

Sep
28
Fri
Qigong
Sep 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

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This ancient evidence based, Chinese healing art is sweeping the country, offering gentle, low impact exercises anyone can do. Sign up for four classes and see what the fuss is all about. These exercises are similar to taiji and provide many similar benefits including, lowered blood pressure, increased bone density, balance and coordination. Our instructor, Tom Linden is certified by the Center for Taiji Studies. $12

Hispanic Heritage Celebration Concert: Arrizza
Sep 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Join us as we celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with music and food and welcome back crowd- favorite, guitarist Arrizza. Performing Nouveau Flamenco mainly, Arrizza fuses spicy sounds of the Caribbean and Latin-America with the music of Southern Spain, mellowed by a cool New Age flair. An authentic Hispanic dessert buffet will follow.

Oct
1
Mon
Yoga
Oct 1 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

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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 movement of breath. We will also introduce poses from all of the other classifications such as seated, twist, etc. The course will be primarily for beginners, but those with more experience will find that their understanding of the practice will deepen. Classes are not suitable for those with medical conditions and not appropriate during pregnancy. Please bring a yoga mat, two firm blankets, a belt, and a Yoga block. Call 631-286-3890 with any questions. $42

Yoga
Oct 1 @ 6:15 pm – 7:45 pm

Register

The 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 movement of breath. We will also introduce poses from all of the other classifications such as seated, twist, etc. The course will be primarily for beginners, but those with more experience will find that their understanding of the practice will deepen. Classes are not suitable for those with medical conditions and not appropriate during pregnancy. Please bring a yoga mat, two firm blankets, a belt, and a Yoga block. Call 631-286-3890 with any questions. $42

Basic English Classes (ESOL)
Oct 1 @ 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.

Oct
2
Tue
Chair Yoga, Mindfulness Meditation, Reiki
Oct 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

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Ease your entire being. Kristen spends half of this 90 minuteclass on chair yoga for breath work and tension release, half on mindfulness meditation and sample Reiki. Three-1.5 hour classes. $18

Oct
4
Thu
Easy Tai Chi
Oct 4 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

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Learn Jim Cummings’ series of slow, rhythmic, gentle movements – as easy as counting to 10 – to improve health. Six 1-hour classes. 9/13, 9/20, 9/27, 10/4, 10/11, 10/18 $10

 

Oct
5
Fri
Qigong
Oct 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

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This ancient evidence based, Chinese healing art is sweeping the country, offering gentle, low impact exercises anyone can do. Sign up for four classes and see what the fuss is all about. These exercises are similar to taiji and provide many similar benefits including, lowered blood pressure, increased bone density, balance and coordination. Our instructor, Tom Linden is certified by the Center for Taiji Studies. $12

Bellport.com’s General Acoustic Jam
Oct 5 @ 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 and another Friday, Blues Acoustic Jams of strictly Blues music. Participants in a circle play an acoustic instrument (no amplifier) and/or sing along with fellow musicians. All skill levels of musicians and audience members are welcome. Registration not required.

Oct
6
Sat
AARP Defensive Driving
Oct 6 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm

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Course completion entitles you to insurance discounts and point reduction on your driving record. Check or Money Order only, payable to AARP. There is a fee of $20 for AARP members and $25 for non-members.

Oct
9
Tue
Writer’s Workshop
Oct 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm

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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 given to you at registration.