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 the latest social and stress-relieving craze, so we've
stocked up with a supply of adult coloring books and colored pencils.
Join your neighbors for these relaxing monthly gatherings.
fun night out with friends while raising money for your favorite
Saturday, October 15, 8:00 pm
Put on your
boogie shoes and 1970’s disco outfit and get ready to shake your groove
thing! A DJ will spin danceable faves under a glittery disco ball while
guests enjoy beer, wine and light bites. Prize for best costume. Paid
reservations must be made in advance at the Library or on Library
website. Deadline for reservations: October 13.
Jay Prince & Friends (with
Friday, November 4, 8:00 pm
Admission: $30 person general seating/$60 person table seating
“Nightclub” series continues as
Jay Prince brings an
all-star lineup of musicians for an amazing evening of funky jazz, blues
and music for the soul! Musicians include Bill Heller,
Joel Rosenblatt, Dave Anderson, Chris Eminizer plus a special guest
vocalist. Seats are limited for this
exciting evening of music. Paid reservations must be made in advance at
the Library or on Library website. Deadline for reservations: November
1. Don’t delay – our Nightclub events sell out! Wine, beer and dessert
are included. Sponsored by Hal Prince Music.
Fiction Writing Workshop
Wednesdays, Sept 21, 28, October 5, 19, 26, 10:00 am
New date and
time for one of our most popular adult programs. Learn to explore
character, point of view and dialogue with author and writing teacher
Tuesday, October 4, 7:00 pm
a creative pumpkin decoration from a recycled book and art supplies.
“Local Color” Note Cards
Tuesday, November 1, 2:00 pm
Create your own note cards that feature local landmarks.
Fall Harvest Tealight Jars
Monday, November 7, 1:00 pm
DIY tealight jars will make a great Thanksgiving decoration.
Earring Design Workshop
Tuesday, December 6, 7:00 pm
Adults & Teens. Make earrings to keep and earrings to donate to women’s
shelters. Led by Joan Lloyd.
It’s for the Birds!
Thursday, September 8, 7:15 pm
Michele MacKinnon, a UCONN
Master Gardener, discusses how to attract feathered friends to your
garden with plant arrangements. Sponsored by Lewisboro Garden Club.
Trees & Shrubs
for Fall Color
Thursday, October 6, 7:15 pm
Adam Wheeler, of Broken Arrow
Nursery, reveals how to get the right mix of fire engine red, russet and
bronze in your landscape. Sponsored by Lewisboro Garden Club.
Planning for all Stages of Life
Tuesday, September 27, 7:30 pm
Bryan P. Stern, CPA, gives an
overview of key financial planning considerations that people should be
aware of at various stages in their lives. Topics include financial
basics to teach your children, all about credit scores and deciding to
Planning for College
Tuesday, November 15, 7:30 pm
Bryan Stern returns with a
presentation for parents on saving for college, using tax advantage
accounts, financial aid 101 and education tax deductions and credit.
Preservation & Long Term Care
Saturday, October 1, 2:00 pm
Learn how to protect your
assets from the soaring costs of long term care. Michele Cassidy, JD,
LLM, an elder law attorney practicing in Westchester, will discuss the
ins and outs of accessing VA benefits and Medicaid as sources of payment
for these looming expenses.
Medicare & Healthcare Coverage for Seniors
Saturday, October 15, 10:15 am
This presentation is designed
those who already have Medicare, as well as people soon to be 65,
planning their retirement, or assisting relatives and friends with their
for Body & Brain
Thursday, October 20, 1:00 pm
how to make lifestyle choices that help keep your brain and body healthy
as you age, and use hands-on tools to help you incorporate these
recommendations into a plan for healthy aging.
101: Avoiding Traps that Could Sink Your Business
Tuesday, October 18, 7:00 pm
Statistics show only one out of nine business startups are successful.
Dr. Bert Shlensky, President of Startup Connection, offers professional
advice on how to be that successful one!
101: The Power of the Inbox
Tuesday, October 25, 7:30 pm
David Fischer, CEO and
Founder of Solutions for Growth, leads this powerful seminar that takes
you step-by-step through the keys to effective email marketing.
Security Benefits Strategy
Saturday, November 12, 1:00 pm
Certified Financial Planner Robert Leitner shares his expertise in
Social Security benefits and reviews new changes to social security laws
about claiming retirement and spousal benefits.
The Connecticut Ghost Hunter
Saturday, October 8, 7:00 pm
Paranormal investigator Barry Piro presents
some of his most interesting cases (complete with photos and audio
recordings!) and gives advice to budding ghost hunters and those dealing
with paranormal activity. For adults and teens.
Lewisboro Sustainability Committee Film Series
Friday of the Month, 7:30 pm
Suggested Donation of $5 to cover license fees
Friday, September 16, 7:30 pm
looks at nuclear power by going inside the core activities at an aging
nuclear plant and posing the simple question: is this safe?
To Make a Farm
Friday, October 21, 7:30 pm
This beautifully photographed
documentary explores the lives of five young people who have decided to
become small-scale farmers.
Friday, November 18, 7:30 pm
In this award-winning film,
filmmaker Werner Boote investigates whether there are too many people on
Second Monday of the Month, 1:00 pm
Revisit an old favorite or watch something new to you
September 12: Cocoon
October 17: On Golden Pond (3rd Monday)
November 14: The Bucket List
December 12: Away from Her
Hermits in the
The Leather Man &
Sunday, October 9, 2:00 pm
Learn about the Leather Man, a
mid-19th century wanderer who followed a monthly 360-mile
circuit through New York and Connecticut for 30 years; and Sarah Bishop,
a Revolutionary War era hermitess who lived in a cave overlooking the
Three Lakes area.
Hermits in the
Sunday, October 23, 2:00 pm
Twentieth Century Lewisboro’s
hermit was Captain Chingis Guirey, a man of incredible genius who chose
to live out his later life in a cement block shelter on Todd Road. Come
learn the Captain’s intriguing story.
Sunday, November 6, 2:00 pm
Town Historian Maureen Koehl shares
the town’s collection of historic postcards that illustrate “the way we
were” from early 20th century to more modern times.
Download Books to iPad/iPhone
September 28, 2:00 pm or
Tuesday, October 25, 11:00
Discover how to download free
eBooks and audiobooks onto your iPad/iPhone. Must
know your Apple ID and password.
iPad/iPhone Tips and Tricks
27, 11:00 am or
2, 2:00 pm
Learn useful tips,
tricks and apps for the iPad/iPhone. Must know your Apple ID and
25, 3:00 pm
Learn how to
download free eBooks onto your Kindle. (All Kindle devices EXCEPT Kindle
know your Amazon User ID and password.
Kindle Fire Class
29, 3:00 pm
Learn how to
download free eBooks and audiobooks onto your Kindle Fire.
Must know your
Amazon User ID and password.
Google Drive Basics
October 1, 11:00 am
to store your files securely and access them from any device using the
Google Drive free service. Open or edit documents, presentations,
spreadsheets, forms or drawings and
you or your collaborative team can change your files anywhere, even
without internet access!
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
September 21 is All Quiet on the Western Front,
by Erich Maria Remarque. 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
is The Nightingale by Kristen Hannah. . 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.