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Adult Programs
Spring 2019


 


Date and Time
Program Description
Saturday, May 18
2:00 p.m.

Ukulele Strum Along

Learn to play by playing! Focusing on 2 and 3 chord songs, this program is for the beginner ukulele player who wants to practice and play music with others. Singing is encouraged. Ukuleles available to borrow, songs projected onto a screen so no music stands or books necessary. This program is open to adults and teens. Register here or in the Information Services Department to borrow a ukulele, or just drop in with your own.

Monday, May 20th
(one week early!)
10:30 a.m.
FREE!  Drop in!

Monday Mystery Book Club

Wake up your week with a stimulating book discussion!  We meet on the fourth Monday morning of the month @ 10:30 a.m. in the Mary Atwood Room. Please note that in May we are meeting one week early due to the Memorial Day holiday. Our May selection is Gorky Park by Martin Cruz Smith.  Copies of the current selection are available for check-out at the Main Desk. New members are always welcome! FREE! Drop in. Reading List

Thursday, May 30
6:30 p.m.

No-Knead Bread Making with Denali Delmar

Craisin pecan bread? Asiago cheese bread? Anadama bread?
Join us to sample these delicious breads while veteran baker Denali Delmar shows how you can easily make these and other crusty artisan loaves. Denali has simplified the NY Times no-knead method to three steps. No mess and no kneading at all. Come learn to make Denali’s “no-knead miracle bread” — it’s miraculous how easy it is to make! FREE! Ages 14 and up. Register here or call Information Services at 978-399-2304.

Saturday, June 1
10:30 a.m.

Maximizing Social Security with T. Jack Wang

It’s one of the most important yet complicated decisions you have to make — how and when you claim your Social Security benefits. Avoid mistakes that can cost you tens or hundreds of thousands of dollars. Financial coach T. Jack Wang will review the rules, strategies, and even touch on Medicare costs and eligibility. Understanding your Social Security options and lifetime benefits is critical in helping you make informed claiming decisions. FREE! Ages 14 and up. Register here or call Information Services at 978-399-2304.

Tuesday, June 4
7:00 p.m.
FREE!  Drop in.

J.V.Fletcher Adult Nonfiction Book Club

Is truth stranger than fiction? Is it more entertaining? Find out in the Adult Nonfiction Book Club. We meet on the first Tuesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. in the Mary Atwood Room. Dates and book titles can be found on the website and at the Information Desk. Our June 4th book discussion will be One Summer: America, 1927 by Bill Bryson. Copies are available at Main Desk. No registration required. Reading List for 2019

Monday, June 10
3:00 p.m.
FREE!  Drop in.

Knitting Group

Do you enjoy knitting? Our informal knitting group meets in the Mary Atwood Room on the second Monday of every month from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. AND the fourth Monday of every month from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. This is a drop-in program that is open to all ages. Bring your latest project and share advice and socialize with other knitters! If you have any questions, please call Sarah Regan at 978-399-2309.

Thursday, June 13
7:30 p.m.
FREE!  Drop in.

J.V.Fletcher Adult Book Club
Join us to discuss What Alice Forgot by Liane Moriarty. Copies of the current reading selection will be available for check-out at the Main Desk.  New members are always welcome! Check out our reading list for 2019.

Thursday, June 20
7:00 p.m.
FREE!  Drop in.

Cookbook Club

The Cookbook Club is dedicated to exploring cookbooks and sampling new recipes. We meet on the third Thursday of each month. Our June choice is Barefoot Contessa: Family Style by Ina Garten. Copies are available for check out at the Main Desk.  If you would like to bring a dish from the cookbook (not required to participate), please contact Sarah Regan in Information Services at 978-399-2309. The Cookbook Club is funded by the Friends of the Library. No registration required.  Reading List

Monday, June 24
10:30 a.m.
FREE!  Drop in!

Monday Mystery Book Club

Wake up your week with a stimulating book discussion!  We meet on the fourth Monday morning of the month @ 10:30 a.m. in the Mary Atwood Room. Our June selection is The Murder of Roger Ackroyd by Agatha Christie.  Copies of the current selection are available for check-out at the Main Desk. New members are always welcome! FREE! Drop in. Reading List

Monday, June 24
6:30 p.m.
FREE!  Drop in.

Knitting Group

Do you enjoy knitting? Our informal knitting group meets in the Mary Atwood Room on the second Monday of every month from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. AND the fourth Monday of every month from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. This is a drop-in program that is open to all ages. Bring your latest project and share advice and socialize with other knitters! If you have any questions, please call Sarah Regan at 978-399-2309.


        





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