Adult and Teen Programming at the Public Library for Union County

Demonstrations, Lectures, Workshops

April 12, 2018 to May 31, 2018

Public Library for Union County

 

Celebrate National Poetry Month!
April – 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Drop in all month long to celebrate the love of the written word. Play with poetry activities and become inspired! No registration required.

Dungeons and Dragons Role Playing Game
Game Workshops: Saturday, April 14 & 28 - 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Learn to play Dungeons and Dragons. Workshops cover different role playing game topics--tips and tricks, how to DM, generate your own monsters, create a small dungeon and develop new characters to run through and level up during game play. This is not a regular D & D game playing session. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172, visiting the library or registering online. 

Teen Poetry Workshop
Monday, April 16 – 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
This poetry workshop is for high schoolers who are interested in creative writing. The instructor, Katie Hays is the author of three books of poems and director of the Bucknell Seminar for Undergraduate Poets. Expect generative writing prompts, discussion of the writing process, and the chance to share your poetry in a positive environment. Come with writer’s notebook if you already have one! Registration is limited to 12. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172, visiting the library or registering online. 

Knitting
Monday, April 16, 23, & 30 - 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Knitters of all skill levels are invited to bring their needles, yarn and projects and join the knitting group. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172, visiting the library or registering online.

Fun and Useful Apps
Tuesday, April 17 – 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Jeff Seebold, Technology Trainer Coordinator, talks about what apps are, how to tell which apps are great and safe to download and also recommends some fun and useful apps!  Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172, visiting the library or registering online.

Conversational Spanish
Tuesday, April 17 – 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Linda Kander, Spanish teacher, provides an informal class to learn Spanish or to brush up your skills. All levels welcome! Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172, visiting the library or registering online. 

Mah Jongg
Tuesday, April 17, & 24 - 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Anyone interested in playing the American version of the ancient Chinese tile game are welcome to socialize and play. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172, visiting the library or registering online.

Teen Bibliophiles
Thursday, April 19 – 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Teen Bibliophiles are discussing Dear Evan Hansen by Steven Levenson. Please ask for a copy of the book at the library circulation desk! This book group is for teens in 6th-12th grade. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172, visiting the library or registering online.

Library Book Group
Thursday, April 19 - 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The book group is discussing The Stalin Epigram by Robert Littel. Please ask for a copy of the book at the library circulation desk! All are welcome to discuss great literature at the library. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172, visiting the library or registering online. 

Zen Meditation
Thursday, April 19, & 26 - 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join Zen meditation leader Ed Oberholtzer and explore the practice of zazen, which uses Koan introspection. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172, visiting the library or registering online.

Dungeons and Dragons Role Playing Game
Playing Sessions: Saturday, April 21 - 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Roll the D20 as you assume a fantasy-based identity and go on a role-playing adventure with other local D & D players. Players ages 12+ to adult of all levels, beginner to advanced, welcome. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172, visiting the library or registering online.

Star Wars Gaming and Crafting
Saturday, April 21 – 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Do or do not, there is no try. Come celebrate all things Star Wars! The group plays Star Wars themed board games and makes Star Wars crafts. Completed projects can be displayed for our upcoming Star Wars Day celebration on May the 4th. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172, visiting the library or registering online.

Caregiver Support Group
Monday, April 23 – 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Are you caring for a loved one? Meet with the Lewisburg Home Health Services Caregiver Support group to share your experiences. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172, visiting the library or registering online.

Open Mic Night
Monday, April 23 – 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Celebrate National Poetry Month with open mic night! Bring your poems to share with others. All ages welcome and refreshments provided. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172, visiting the library or registering online.

Non-Chemical Weed Control
Tuesday, April 24 – 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Nancy Normann, Master Gardener, presents a talk on ' Non-chemical Weed Control'. The talk is directed to those with small backyard vegetable and flower gardens who seek to avoid the use of synthetic herbicides. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172, visiting the library or registering online.

The Shape of Time in Buffalo Valley
Saturday, April 28 – 10:20 am – 12:00 pm

Chris Macneal, architect and author, talks about the evolution of Union County's rural architecture. Book signing to follow. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172, visiting the library or registering online.

Water Conservation for Home Gardeners
Monday, April 30 – 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

The Lewisburg Community Garden is hosting a class on water conservation. A presenter from Union County Soil Conservation will speak about rain barrels, mulching to reduce evaporation, drip irrigation and other techniques to reduce how much water is used in your garden. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172, visiting the library or registering online.

 

 

 

 

 

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