Adults

Upcoming  Events for Adults

February 2020

Friday, February 7th, 21st, & 28th from 5 – 6 PM. Zumba: Dress to sweat! Free Latin inspired dance fitness class. Space is Limited. RSVP.

Monday, February 24th 6-8pm- Book Club: An internal landscape with a continuous undercurrent of menace and mystery in Margaret Atwood’s novel Surfacing.  The  increasingly  desperate  heroine  is  retreating  from  a complex  society  that  she  thinks  has  distorted  nature  and  become  diseased,  a  society where identity is founded on one’s work and the artificial world that influences life style options. Pick up a copy at the front desk!

Tuesday, February 25th 5-6pm- Coloring Club: Studies show that coloring is good for the health. It can relax and calm the mind.  Allowing you to have an hour of stress free moments. All material is provided, just show up and color! For all ages.

March 2020

Mondays in March 4:30-5:30pm- Learn Biblical Hebrew: Introduction to the fundamentals of written, Biblical Hebrew, starting with Hebrew alphabet (Aleph-Bet) pronunciation and practice Uses same traditional ראשית דעת (“Reishith Da’ath”, i.e., “beginning of knowledge”) text from which Dr. Rabbi Karpov learned as a child in Orthodox Hebrew-school, and later taught at Foreign Language Department at which she provided all Hebrew courses offered by SUNY (State University of New York), at upstate campus.

Friday, March 6th, 13th, 20th, & 27th from 5 – 6 PM. Zumba: Dress to sweat! Free Latin inspired dance fitness class. Space is Limited. RSVP.

Tuesday, March 10, 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm – Computer Basics – Lesson 2.  Using the Photo App: In this 2-hour session, you will focus on connecting your digital camera or your iPhone to your Windows 10 computer and import your photos. Using the Windows 10 Photo App, you will view, delete, crop, apply filters and more to your photos. Prerequisite – You should be able to use a keyboard & mouse. If you have your own laptop with Windows 10, please bring it. Otherwise, one will be provided for you. Cost is $19.00.  This is a Meridian Tech program.

Tuesday, March 10th 6-7:30pm- Guthrie’s Writers Group: How to Plot and Structure your novel Webinar. Writers often look upon outlines with fear. Won’t outlines limit your creativity and rob the joy of discovery from your first draft? But when properly understood and correctly wielded, the outline is one of the most powerful weapons in a writer’s arsenal. K.M. Weiland helps you learn how to choose the right type of outline for you, how to brainstorm plot ideas, and how to discover your characters.

Monday, March 23rd 6-8pm- Book Club: The “Survival” series continues with One flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest by Ken Kesey. Kesey uses mechanistic images to portray a modern technological world that regulates and controls society and the life styles of its members. The men in the hospital are there because “of proven inability to adjust to society;” their deviation from conformity has led them to mental illness.  Pick up a copy at the front desk!

Tuesday, March 24, 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm – Using the Camera on Your iPhone:  Bring your own iPhone to class and explore the fabulous pictures and videos you can take with your device. You will explore simple settings and techniques to ensure you are capturing your memories with the proper lighting, focus and more! Prerequisite – You need to bring your own iPhone to class. Zero cost. This is a Meridian Tech program.

Tuesday, March 24 and 31, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm – Microsoft Excel – Creating Simple Spreadsheets (2 sessions): This class is designed for those new to Microsoft Excel. In 4 hours, you will create a simple spreadsheet, enter data, add rows and columns, and discuss the difference between SAVE and SAVE AS. You will use simple SUM and COUNT functions, explore formatting options, use FlashFill, merge and unmerge cells, and practice selection techniques.  Finally, you will prepare your spreadsheet for printing.  Prerequisite –You should be able to use a keyboard & mouse. If you have your own laptop with Microsoft Excel 2016, please bring it. Otherwise, one will be provided for you.Cost is $39.00.  This is a Meridian Tech program.

Tuesday, March 24th 5-6pm- Coloring Club: Studies show that coloring is good for the health. It can relax and calm the mind.  Allowing you to have an hour of stress free moments. All material is provided, just show up and color! For all ages.