Adult Programs and Special Events
Please register for all programs by calling the library at 875-9004, or sending an email
Color Yourself Happy
Monthly on third Tuesday of the month, 2:00 pm
Adult coloring is a popular way to socialize while relieving stress!
Join your neighbors for these relaxing monthly gatherings.
Annual Meeting with Speaker Tom Christopher
Sunday, January 29,
Tom Christopher is an artist
and local South Salem resident known for his expressionist urban
paintings and murals, mostly of New York City. He is currently involved
with the Paseo Caribe Mural project in Puerto Rico. Christopher began
as a commercial artist, and has become a notable artist with worldwide
galleries and exhibitions. His
presentation will be preceded by a short business meeting.
Tickets: $30 person general seating/$60 person table seating.
be purchased at the Library or on Library website. Please specify
beer and dessert are included.
delay – our Nightclub events sell out!
Friday, February 10, 8:00 pm
Master guitarist Doug Munro kicks off our 2017 “Nightclub” series with
the music of jazz giants Oscar Peterson and Joe Pass. With the great
Pete Malinverni on piano, legendary drummer Richie Morales and Doug's
long time bassist Michael Goetz, this promises to be a night of swinging
music from one of our favorite guitarists in tribute to two of his
Friday, March 31, 8:00 pm
One of the top 100 guitarists
of the century, music lovers consider Arlen Roth "the guitarist's
guitarist," a brilliant musician with the rare ability to seamlessly
cross over musical genres and playing styles. He is an acclaimed solo
artist, sideman, bandleader, studio musician, songwriter and the founder
of Hot Licks, a guitar learning resources company. A special evening,
not to be missed!
Lewisboro Volunteer Fair
Saturday, March 4,
11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Want to meet new
people while helping out in your community? Please take the time to stop
by our annual Lewisboro Volunteer Fair. Local agencies will have tables
at the library with information on their services and volunteer needs.
To register your agency, contact Liz Gabriele at 875-9004. There is no
fee for participation.
Comic Con @Lewisboro Library
Saturday, April 29,
10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Full Schedule will
be posted online in February
Save the Date! Our
first ever Comic Con last year was a huge success, so we’re making it an
annual event! Activities include cosplay, crafts and cartooning for kids
& teens, a MASSIVE comic book sale and the return of the Westchester
Geeks and the Star Wars characters from the Empire City Garrison. Teen
and adult volunteers needed.
101: The Power of the Inbox
Tuesday, January 24, 7:30 pm - DATE CHANGE!
Attention business owners and non-profits: want to learn how to increase
your company’s profiles without a big advertising budget?
Kick off the new year with this powerful seminar
you step-by-step through the keys to effective email marketing. Learn
how to help your email and social media efforts be more effective
marketing tools. Led by David Fischer, CEO and Founder of
Solutions for Growth and an acknowledged expert on marketing for
businesses and non-profits.
Workshop: Latest Trends in Resumes
Tuesday, February 7, 7:30 pm
Learn about the latest styles
of resumes and trends in job search from a trained instructor with
the Westchester Library System Career and Educational Counseling
Sunday, February 12, 1:30 pm
Sage-ing (also known as Conscious Eldering) is a model for living ones
elder years more consciously, joyfully and compassionately. Presenter
Jerome Kerner, a Certified Sage-ing Leader will introduce Sage-ing
concepts including life review, forgiveness work and issues surrounding
our mortality. The program is geared to those 55 and older seeking
purpose and meaning in the second half of life.
to DNA Testing
Sunday, March 19, 4:00 pm
Galvin is a Professional Genealogist. Her presentation on genetic
genealogy includes the
three types of DNA that are tested, how they are useful to genealogists,
and information about the three major testing companies in the U.S.
Tuesdays, March 21, 28, April, 4, 18 & 25, 7:00 pm
Author and writing teacher Kim Kovach offers more creative ways to
explore character, point-of-view and dialogue. New writers and returning
participants learn how to make fiction writing come alive and banish
writer's block via weekly homework assignments.
Demystifying Medicare &
Healthcare Coverage for Seniors
Saturday, April 8, 10:15 am
This informative, interactive presentation
is designed to help those who already have Medicare, as well as
people soon to be 65, planning their retirement, or assisting others
with their medical decisions.
Sunday, April 23, 2:00 pm
eBay Specialist Carol Sherwin
covers the basics of buying and selling on eBay, from creating an
account to making the best possible listing - with lots of tips for
getting the best price for your items.
have working familiarity with the Internet and digital camera/phone.
Earring Design Workshop
Tuesday, May 2, 7:00 pm
earrings to keep and earrings to donate to women’s shelters. Led by Joan
Cord Cutting 101
Saturday, May 6,
1:00 pm or
Tuesday, May 9,
about the options of cable and satellite vs. other sources of television
Garden Club Presentations:
Thursday, April 6, 7:30 pm
Master Gardener Peter Russell discusses the undesirable qualities of
weeds, the four keys to
control and weed composting considerations.
Thursday, May 4, 7:30 pm
Thursday, June 1, 7:30 pm
Speakers will be posted at
lewisborogardenclub.org & lewisborolibrary.org.
Brown Bag Movies
Thursday of Month at 1 pm
your lunch and enjoy films newly-released on DVD/Blu-ray.
Thursday, January 5: Florence Foster Jenkins, starring Meryl
Streep & Hugh Grant
Thursday, February 2: Girl on a Train, starring Emily Blunt
Lewisboro Sustainability Committee Film Series
& Film Schedule to Come
Suggested Donation of $5 to cover license fees
Lewisboro History: The People on the Hill
Sunday, February 19, 2:00 pm
“People on the Hill” seem to have the biggest houses, the most money,
and sometimes more fascinating lives. Lewisboro had its share of “hill”
folk including H.B. Anderson, James M. Crafts, Richard C. Bondy, Dr.
George G. Shelton, and General John F. O’ Ryan. Maureen Koehl offers a
peek inside their lives.
Lewisboro History: Secret Lives
Sunday, March 12, 2:00 pm
towns have their secrets and Lewisboro is no exception. This look at our
town’s history will
into the secret lives of several of our former residents. Town Historian
Maureen Koehl welcomes suggestions for fascinating historical residents
you might wonder about. Submit suggestions by February 12 to
Walking Tour of South Salem
Sunday, May 21, 2:00 pm
Stepping off from the
Library, this roughly two-mile walking tour and lecture gives insight
into the historic sites surrounding Main Street.
Download Books to iPad/iPhone
January 31, 2:00 pm or
Wednesday, February 22,
11:00 am or
Friday, March 31, 11:00 am
Discover how to download free
eBooks and audiobooks. Must
know your Apple ID and password.
iPad/iPhone Tips and Tricks
26, 2:00 pm or
13, 11:00 am or
Tuesday, March 21, 11:00 am
Learn useful tips,
tricks and apps for the iPad/iPhone. Must know your Apple ID and
28, 1:00 pm or
2, 11:00 am
Learn how to
download free eBooks onto your Kindle. (All Kindle devices EXCEPT Kindle
know your Amazon User ID and password.
Kindle Fire Class
Monday, January 30,
1:00 pm or
11, 1:00 pm
Learn how to
download free eBooks onto your Kindle Fire.
Must know your
Amazon User ID and password.
Windows 10 Basics
16, 11:00 am or
Saturday, April 22,
the new features of Windows 10.
25, 1:00 pm or
Tuesday, March 7,
Using Microsoft 2010, learn
the basics of setting up a spreadsheet, manipulating data and creating a
Saturday, March 11,
1:00 pm or
Tuesday, March 14,
learn how to use Lynda.com, a free online learning company that helps
you learn new subjects through a video library of top-quality courses
taught by recognized industry experts.
Google Drive – 15 GB Free!
Thursday, March 23,
1:00 pm or
Saturday, April 1,
See your documents,
spreadsheets and presentations anywhere - on any device. Edit them,
back them up and collaborate with others.
Lewisboro Library Book
The Lewisboro Library Book
Group usually meets on the third Wednesday of each month at 7:30
p.m. The group does not meet in August or December. The book selection for
January 18 is
the Bell Tolls" by Ernest Hemingway. Books are
available through the Westchester Library System. New members are always
welcome in this adult, co-ed book group. For more information contact
Myrna or Steve Shomstein at 533-2550.
Senior Book Group at
South Salem Firehouse
This book group meets during
the Lewisboro Senior Adults meeting at the South Salem Firehouse on the
third Wednesday (usually) of each month at 11 am. There is no December
meeting. The book selection for January 25 is The
Nest by Cynthia D'Arpix Sweeney. The library will provide copies of the book to all
participants. Large print copies and CD audio books are also available
upon request. All seniors are welcome to participate. Please contact the
library if you need a copy of the book.