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Adult Services Department - Programs and Services

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Grand Opening of THE LOFT!

Friday, February 27 7:00pm Join us for music, games, and snacks at the debut of The Loft, the new gathering place on the upper level, offering areas for technology and teamwork. While you’re here, check out our new videogame collection, featuring games for the PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, and Xbox One.
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Job Seekers Club

7 Tips for Tackling the Online Application Process Thursday, February 26 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: The House of the Seven Gables

by Nathaniel Hawthorne Thursday, February 26 12:00pm Copies of this book will be available at the Circulation Desk. In this classic American novel, a prominent New England family suffering under a 200-year-old curse is plagued by greed, violence, and vengeance.
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Evening Book Discussion: The Burgess Boys

by Elizabeth Strout Wednesday, February 25 7:00pm Copies of this book will be available at the Circulation Desk. Two brothers confront painful psychological issues surrounding the freak accident that killed their father when they were boys, a loss linked to a heartbreaking deception that shaped their personal and professional lives.
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Quilting Circle

Tuesday, February 24 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. All levels are welcome. No registration required.
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Poetry: Verse in Person

Tuesday, February 24 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 Robert Savino, a native Long Island poet and winner of the 2008 Oberon Poetry Prize. Robert is a board member of the Walt Whitman Birthplace and the Long Island Poetry & Arts Archival Center. His work has been published in numerous anthologies and journals, and his books include...
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Garden Thyme: Awesome Houseplants

Monday, February 23 7:00pm You don’t need a green thumb to grow plants in the home. Gardening expert Carolyn Zambraski will share some of her favorites. Bring your questions and house plants, if you like.
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Dead Relatives Club

Monday, February 23 7:00pm Join fellow genealogy enthusiasts and discover tips and tricks to researching your family tree at this monthly meeting led by Sachem librarians Lynne Kennedy and Renee Capitanio.
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Cooking the Books

Monday, February 23 6:30pm Do you enjoy browsing through cookbooks and trying new recipes? Then join our quarterly cookbook club. Stop by the Welcome Desk to pick out a recipe from this season’s selection, Comfort Food Fix by Ellie Krieger. Prepare your dish at home and bring it in for everyone to enjoy together! Registration is ongoing. All Sachem residents welcome, but everyone must bring a dish.
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America’s Women: Full Bloom: the Art and Life of Georgia O'Keeffe

by Hunter Douglas-Philip Monday, February 23 3:00pm Copies of this book will be available at the Circulation Desk. This 12-month nonfiction series continues through August 2015. A portrait of the great 20th-century artist discusses such topics as her marriage to art photography pioneer Alfred Stieglitz and her relocation to New Mexico, where she created her signature works.
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