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Adult Services Department - Programs and Services

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Brain Training for Everyone

Wednesday, June 29 7:00pmNewsday crossword editor Stan Newman will introduce you to numerous techniques of “mental calisthenics” that don’t involve puzzle-solving. Learn how to employ them to make smarter decisions, build your creativity, become a better shopper, and more.
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This article was posted on 05/20/2016

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Quilting Circle

Tuesday, June 28 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, June 28 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, Dana Lynn Zotter, is a writer, artist, gardener, and finder of four-leaf clovers. No registration required.
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America’s Navy

Sailors to the End: The Deadly Fire on the U.S.S. Forrestal and the Heroes Who Fought It
by Gregory Freeman
Monday, June 27 3:00pm

Copies of these books will be available at the Circulation Desk. This monthly series will continue through August 2016.
A minute-by-minute account of one of the most devastating accidents in U.S. naval history documents the events leading to the explosion and fire on the U.S.S. Forrestal.
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Adult Special Needs Tie-Dye Craft

Monday, June 27 12:00pm
Special educator Lisa Joy Walters will provide an engaging sensory crafting experience for exceptional adults. Make and take your own tie-dye T-shirt! This craft is geared toward the adult special needs community.
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Doo Wop Sunday in Inside/Out

Sunday, June 26 2:00pm
Bring lawn chairs or blankets. Concert will move indoors in the event of rain.
Like other popular vocal groups from the golden era of rock & roll, The Precisions began their performing career on the streets of Brooklyn. They have entertained audiences coast-to-coast with their rich, smooth harmonies and foot-stomping rhythms. Selections for this concert will include hits from the 50s, 60s, and 70s.
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TNT (20 & 30-Somethings) Book Discussion

Last Train to Babylon
by Charlee Fam
Friday, June 17 7:30pm

Copies of these books will be available at the Circulation Desk.After her friend Rachel's suicide, Aubrey Glass, who has her own collection of potential suicide notes, prepares for the funeral and memorial while reflecting on their friendship.
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This article was posted on 05/18/2016

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Murder Among Friends

Winter at the Door
Sarah Graves
Thursday, June 16 7:00pm

Copies of these books will be available at the Circulation Desk.
A debut entry in a suspenseful series begins the adventures of Jake Tiptree's onetime helper, Lizzie Snow, who takes over as Eastport's police chief only to find herself stalked by a deadly adversary from her past.
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Picture This!

Using Back-Lighting in Photo Composition
Thursday, June 16 10:00am
Photographer Robert Silvering will share tips to help improve your skills as you meet with others interested in photography. At this month’s meeting, Robert will also critique your photos reflecting May’s topic, “Controlling Distractions by Using a Shallow Depth-of-Field.” No registration required.
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The Signs of the Zodiac

Wednesday, June 15 7:00pm
Astrologists believe that every sign of the zodiac has an archetypal energy that is reflected in your personal horoscope. This presentation by astrologist LeLonni Campbell will focus on all of the signs. Since they are incorporated into every horoscope, understanding all of the signs of the zodiac may help provide insight into yourself and others.
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