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Please register for all programs by calling the library at 763-3857, or sending an email to lewisborolibrary@gmail.com. Please note: unless specified elsewhere, all programs will take place in our new temporary location at the South Salem Presbyterian Church.

 

Demystifying MEDICARE and Healthcare Coverage for Seniors

Sunday, March 1 from 1:30 - 4:30

Snowdate: Sunday, March 8 from 1:30 - 4:30

Perfect for anyone trying to navigate their way through our complicated healthcare system for older adults. It will help those who already have Medicare, as well as people soon to be 65, planning their retirement, or assisting relatives and friends with their medical decisions. Topics include Medicare plans, Advantage Plans, Prescription drug plans, Medigaps (supplemental plans) and various cost-saving programs. Co-sponsored by the Lewisboro Seniors.

 

Fiction Writing Workshop

Tuesday Evenings from 7:00 - 8:30 pm

March 3, 10, 17, 24 & 31

Our most popular program for adults. Writers will explore character, setting, point-of-view, and dialogue via in-class writing exercises and assignments. The workshop is led by South Salem author Kim Kovach, who has written five fiction books for adults, teens and children. Kim teaches fiction writing for adults and creative writing classes for  elementary and middle school students.

 

TECHNOLOGY CLASSES: 

 

Digital Audiobook Services

Tuesday, February 24, 11:00 am

With digital downloads and podcasts on the rise, this is the perfect time to get an overview of the digital audiobook services available through the Westchester Library System.

 

iPad Downloading

Tuesday, February 17, 11:00 am

Learn how to download free eBooks and audiobooks onto your iPad using the Westchester Library System's free download services. Participants must know their Apple ID and password.

 

iPad Tips and Tricks

Thursday, February 12, 2:00pm

Want to learn how to use your iPad more effectively? Beginners and more advanced users are invited to learn useful tips, tricks and apps for the iPad. Be prepared to share your favorites too! Participants must know their Apple ID and password.

 

Kindle Fire Class

Saturday, February 28, 11:00 am

Learn how to use your Kindle Fire to download free eBooks and audiobooks. Kindle Fire users only! Participants must know their Amazon User ID and password.

 

Nook Downloading

Tuesday, February 24, 3:00 pm

Learn how to use your Nook to download free eBooks.  Please specify whether or not your device accepts apps when registering.  If you have the PlayStore, then apps are available on your Nook.

 

Book GROUPS:

 

Lewisboro Library Book Group at Onatru Farmhouse

The Lewisboro Library Book Group usually meets on the third Wednesday of each month at 7:30 p.m. The book selection for March 18 is The Innocent Man by John Grisham. The book selection for April 22 is I Saw the Sky Catch Fire by T. Obinkaram Echewa. The group will meet at the Onatru Farmhouse. 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. The book selection for March 25 (fourth Wednesday) is The Girl You Left Behind, by JoJo Moyes. 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.

 

 

 

 

 

Book Groups