We are offering FREE Job Hunting classes
On Wednesdays 10:00-12:00 & Thursdays 10:00-12:00
Please come in to fill out an information slip to let us know how we can best serve you!
Issues and Interests is a discussion group that meets twice a month. Each meeting focuses
on a different topic chosen by our group members. Anyone can attend, and anyone
can volunteer to choose a topic for a future meeting. Healthy debate is encouraged,
our goals are to educate one another and be exposed to new information
and different points of view.
Meetings are held the 1st & 3rd Thursdays of the month
From 5:30 - 6:30 PM
All are welcome!
Thursday September 21 Terry Lindberg gave a talk on the Monarch butterfly & brought a
whole cage of his friends in various stages of development!
This program is designed to appeal to all ages - a chance to join
other community residents
to enjoy a variety of activities such as - simply conversing, working individually on a project,
adult coloring, partnering to play board games or cards, doing puzzles, extreme dot-to-dot, etc.
There are science kits & new electronic-building kits available to learn & challenge!
We are always OPEN to new ideas for activities!
Light refreshments will be available
During our Making Connections program on Thursday afternoons -
Sept. 21, Oct. 20, or Nov. 17.
Basic sewing items (pins, scissors, etc.)
1 yard of fabric (if 45 inch width)
17 ounces of polyester fiberfill
2 one-half inch buttons (if used as toy, 2 animal safety eyes)
embroidery floss, ribbon (optional)
Please note we've added an evening meeting -Tuesdays 6:00-7:00
Free Computer Classes with Rajabali Karimi
Thursdays 2:30-3:30 PM
Sign up now to reserve your seat & to let us know how we can best serve you!
The group will meet at the library on Tuesday, October 17, 2:30 p.m.
Come in to pick up a copy of the printed discussion schedule at the circulation desk.
Copies of the book are available at the library and through OFF THE BEATEN PATH.
Those attending are encouraged to bring recommendations for titles
to be discussed at future meetings.
Meetings Scheduled - 3rd Tuesday of month at 2:30 pm
The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead (F)
After Cora, a slave on a Georgia plantation is beaten and raped by her master,
she flees north, encountering more peril on the way.
Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
Rosemary, the Hidden Kennedy Daughter by Kate Clifford (NF)
Daughter of Joe and Rose Kennedy, sister of JFK, she was intellectually disabled.
In her early 20’s, she was secretly lobotomized and kept in an institution.
When her siblings finally understood what happened to her, they were inspired
to direct attention to the plight of the disabled, transforming the lives of millions.
HERITAGE ROOM EXHIBIT
A History of Lakewood Memorial Library exhibit - on display for the month of September