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Adult Services Department - Programs and Services

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Alexa Politis in Concert

Sunday, February 28 2:00pm
Rising star Alexa Politis, a former participant in the Carnegie Hall Musical Exchange Program, is a singer, dancer, and actress who has performed in a variety of comedic and dramatic roles, including musical theater and voiceovers. This performance, featuring Benjamin Pearlman on piano, will include Broadway hits Someone Like You from Jeckyll and Hyde, Give My Regards to Broadway, and Popular from Wicked.
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Job Seekers Club

Right and Wrong Ways to Handle the Question, "What Are Your Weaknesses?"
Thursday, February 25 6:30pm

Need a helping hand in your job search? Career coach Bob Simmons will discuss proven job-hunting techniques at our monthly support group. The series will also provide a forum for job seekers of all ages to share their experiences, sharpen their skills, and network with others.
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Afternoon Book Discussion

Things Fall Apart
by Chinua Achebe
Thursday, February 25 12:00pm

Copies of these books will be available at the Circulation Desk. A classic novel about the confrontation of African tribal life with colonial rule tells the tragic story of a warrior whose manly, fearless exterior conceals bewilderment, fear, and anger at the breakdown of his society.
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Planning Your Wedding

Wednesday, February 24 7:00pm
Getting ready for your big day? Laura Majersky-Lopez, owner of LML Wedding and Event Planning, LLC, will share tips and guidance for brides-to-be. Topics will include organizing the wedding timeline, selecting the right vendors, working with a small budget, choosing outdoors vs. indoors, and picking the dress. Enter a raffle to win a free “day-of” coordinator for your wedding!
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Evening Book Discussion

Founding Brothers
by Joseph Ellis
Wednesday, February 24 7:00pm

Copies of these books will be available at the Circulation Desk.
An illuminating analysis of the intertwined careers of the founders of the American republic documents the lives of John Adams, Aaron Burr, Benjamin Franklin, Alexander Hamilton, Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, and George Washington and explains how their encounters transformed their era and shaped the history of the United States.
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Quilting Circle

Tuesday, February 23 7:00pm
Love to quilt or want to learn how? This monthly gathering provides quilting companionship and direction in a friendly, supportive environment. You will receive a simple pattern with instructions at each meeting. No registration required.
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Poetry: Verse in Person

Tuesday, February 23 7:00pm
Each month a guest poet presents a reading after which the audience is encouraged to share original works at an open mic. This month’s guest is Concetta Guido, a communications major and a security officer for special needs college students.
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Cooking the Books

Monday, February 22 6:30pm
Do you enjoy browsing through cookbooks and trying new recipes? Why not join our quarterly cookbook club? Stop by the Welcome Desk to pick out a recipe from this season’s selection, Martha’s American Food by Martha Stewart. Prepare your dish at home and bring it in for everyone to share and enjoy. Registration is ongoing. All Sachem residents are welcome, but everyone must bring a dish.
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America’s Navy

Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania
by Erik Larson
Monday, February 22 3:00pm

Copies of these books will be available at the Circulation Desk. This monthly series will continue through August 2016.This is the enthralling story of the 1915 sinking of the Lusitania, a luxury ocean liner that sailed out of New York, bound for Liverpool, which precipitated the U.S. entry into World War I.
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Legends of Las Vegas

Sunday, February 21 2:00pm
Spend a swingin’ afternoon with the Evergreen Orchestra, led by keyboardist and vocalist Everett Green, as they perform songs popularized by Las Vegas legends like Elvis Presley, Wayne Newton, Bobby Darin, Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra, Louis Prima, Garth Brooks, Neil Diamond, Engelbert Humberdinck, Tom Jones, Steve Lawrence and Edie Gorme. Evergreen has been entertaining audiences all around the tri-state area for over 15 years.
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