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adult programming

The library offers many programs for adults (and families) with the support of the Friends of Samuels Library. We offer programs on history, gardening, local authors, travel, music and theater, animals and nature, finance, and more. In addition, we have two book clubs, a genealogy club, and regular computer classes on basic topics.

For a complete calendar of events, click below:

September

For more information about any upcoming events, please click on the program name in the following list.

 

Martes y Jueves | Tuesdays & Thursdays 10:00 a.m.

Inglés como segundo idioma | English as a Second Language
Aprendiendo inglés le dará más oportunidades, abrir nuevas puertas y darle una mejor calidad de vida. No te pierdas esta oportunidad. Es completamente gratis. | Learning English will give you more opportunities, open new doors, and give you a better quality of life. Don’t miss this opportunity. It is completely free.

Wednesdays 10:15 a.m.

Wired Wednesdays
So you're new to computers? We have the perfect classes for you! Click on "Wired Wednesdays" above for a complete schedule.

Wednesday, October 1st - 22nd, 2014  6:30 p.m.

Masterworks of Late-Medieval Art From Northern Europe, 1420 - 1500
This 4-week lecture series will examine the history and development of late-medieval painting in the Burgundian Netherlands from approximately 1420-1500. During this period, the development of oil painting reached unprecedented heights in the works of artists such as Robert Campin (“The Master of Flemalle”), Jan van Eyck, and Rogier van der Weyden, among others. Sign up at the Adult Reference Desk.

 

October 9th - 13th, 2014 See Description

FOSL Giant Semi-Annual Used Book Sale
Join the Friends of Samuels Library for our semi-annual book sale! Friends members receive a special preview on Thursday, October 9th starting at 5 p.m. The sale is open all day to the public on October 10th, 11th and 13th - Monday the 13th is pick-your-own price day! 

Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 10:00 a.m.

Books and Beyond
New members are always welcome to the library's book club! This month's book is Into the Abyss by Carol Shaben.

 

Wednesday, November 19th, 2014 10:00 a.m.

Books and Beyond
New members are always welcome to the library's book club! This month's book is The Pine Barrens by John McPhee.

 

Wednesday, December 17th 2014 10:00 a.m.

Books and Beyond
New members are always welcome to the library's book club! This month's books are I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou and My Brief History by Stephen Hawking.

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015 10:00 a.m.

Books and Beyond
New members are always welcome to the library's book club! This month's book is Einstein: His Life and Universe by Walter Isaacson.