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Adult Services Department - Programs and Services

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TNT (20 & 30-Somethings) Book Discussion

The Magic Strings of Frankie Presto
by Mitch Albom
Friday, October 21 7:00pm

Copies of these books will be available at the Circulation Desk. Light refreshments will be served.
Sent to America at age nine with nothing but an old guitar, Frankie Presto achieves success on the mid-20th-century music scene before becoming overburdened by his ability to affect people's futures through his music.
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Murder Among Friends

White Nights
by Anne Cleeves
Thursday, October 20 7:00pm

Copies of these books will be available at the Circulation Desk. Light refreshments will be served.
An art gallery exhibition is disturbed by a distraught stranger who claims to be an amnesiac unaware of his true identity, a situation complicated for Inspector Perez when the man turns up murdered the next day.
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Picture This!

Composition Using Hands
Thursday, October 20 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 September’s topic, “Photographing Fall Foliage.” No registration required.
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Adult ADHD: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Wednesday, October 19 7:00pm
Over 5% of adults struggle with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. Have you ever wondered if ADHD was the cause of your disorganization, impulsivity, or inability to focus? Certified Organizer and Coach Alice Price, who earned her ADD Specialist Certificate from the Institute for Challenging Disorganization, will provide strategies and suggestions for dealing with and overcoming some of the struggles associated with ADHD, and will offer tips for ti
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Pre-Retirement Workshop

Mondays, October 17, 24, 31 & November 7 7:00pm
Sachem residents only.
This information-packed, four-part series will help you answer questions such as: Am I ready to retire? Can I afford to retire? What are some sources of retirement income? How can I cut expenses? What will I do with my time? Where will I live?
Conducted by retirement coach and retiree Richard Gluck, this series will be particularly helpful for those within five years of retirement. Since the workshops
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Garden Thyme: Good Foundations

Monday, October 17 7:00pm
Wondering how big a plant will grow, or whether it will cover your windows? Garden expert Carolyn Zambraski will look at a variety of plants that can be used around the foundation of your home and help answer your landscaping questions.
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News & Views

The Presidential Election
Monday, October 17 10:30am

Discuss hot topics and come away with a deeper understanding of our complex world at this monthly meeting led by Sachem resident Peter Hanson. No registration required.
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Moreno Fruzzetti in Concert

Sunday, October 16 2:00pm
Experience the beauty of Italian music with Pisa native Moreno Fruzzetti, known as the “Ambassador of Italian Music to America.” With a golden singing voice and a captivating onstage presence, Mr. Fruzzetti has received rave reviews at festivals and shows around the globe. Enjoy Italian favorites including Nessun Dorma and Come Prima.
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Accepting Life’s Changes

Saturday, October 15 10:00am
This group will focus on transitioning through life's constant changes. Whether it be the loss of a loved one, a new career path, a love relationship gone awry, the empty nest, aging parents, or an unforeseen illness, share with others and learn to put on the NEW you! Richard Murdocco, PhD, Stony Brook University Medical Center, will help you explore these feelings as well as how closure and healing can occur through difficult times.
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Adult Coloring

Friday, October 14 10:00am
Enjoy this popular relaxation technique for adults. We’ll provide the coloring pages and pencils. No registration required.
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