• By Walkertown Branch
  • Posted Monday, May 14, 2018

Upcoming Events for Adults at Walkertown: All library programs are Free!


Ongoing programs at Walkertown Branch:

Learn to Knit, Crochet and more - every Tuesday & Wednesday More info...
Download Free Songs, eBooks, Magazines by appt. More info...
Games for Adults - every 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month More info...
NEW! Continental Knitting with Inger More info...

Please visit Walkertown Branch library Online Events Calendar to check what's going on at the library.
Click here to view events in the Calendar format.



MAY 2018
EVENTS FOR ADULTS AT WALKERTOWN BRANCH LIBRARY

Pickin' Grass at the Library
Tuesday, May 1, 6:30 - 8:30 pm
Pickin' Grass is an Open Acoustic Jam Session that brings local and area old time gospel, bluegrass and country musicians together. Musicians, bring your instruments! Pickers, singers and listeners welcome. Click here for more info.

Who's Got Games for Adults
Thursday, May 3, 2-5
Join us for an afternoon of board and tabletop games, every 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month. Enjoy one of the games from the library or bring your own. Library games include Canasta, Dominoes, Trivia Pursuit, Cribbage, Bingo and many more.

Free One-on-One Tatting Class
Friday, May 4, 10 am - 12 noon
Tatting with a shuttle is the earliest method of creating tatted lace. Create a beautiful project with help of an expert, Susan Allison. Please bring your own supplies - size 20 Lizbeth thread and two shuttles. Some supplies will be provided. Free class. To register please call 336-703-2990 or click here for more information.

Digitize Your Archives
Monday, May 7, 3-5 pm
The Walkertown Branch Library offers free, do-it-yourself digitization of photos, VHS tapes and audio tapes to share and enjoy for years to come. Free help with the equipment is available. Call 336-703-2990 to sign up for one-on-one assistance with the equipment.



Free German Language Class
Monday, May 7, 6- 8 pm
Praktisches Deutsch! Free German Language Class is offered at the Walkertown Branch library. Learn to communicate - listen, speak, read, and write - in German with help of a professional instructor, Brigitte Woloszyn, from Germany. New students please register by calling the library at 336-703-2990.

English as a Second Language: Free Class
Tuesday, May 8, 9:15 - 11 am
Learning English? Practice conversation, learn new expressions, and improve your pronunciation in a relaxed group led by a professional language instructor Nicholas Bradley. Say no to pressure and yes to the result. Every Tuesday, 9:15 am, ongoing class. Call 336-703-2990 to register. Click here for more info.

Walkertown Afterthoughts Book Club Reads "Interpreter of Maladies"
Thursday, May 10, at 11 am
The Afterthoughts Book Club at Walkertown Branch Library will meet to discuss Jhumpa Lahiri's book, "Interpreter of Maladies". The book won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction and the Hemingway Foundation/PEN Award in the year 2000 and has sold over 15 million copies worldwide. All are welcome to join us for a friendly and interesting discussion! Tea and light refreshments will be served.

Free Yoga Class
Thursday, May 10, 3:30 - 4:30 pm
Come to free one-hour Yoga classes facilitated by Lisa Kushner. Bring your exercise mat, a small blanket or a beach towel. New students please call the library to register at 336-703-2990. Click here for more info.

Who's Got Games for Adults
Thursday, May 10, 2-5
Join us for an afternoon of board and tabletop games, every 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month. Enjoy one of the games from the library or bring your own. Library games include Canasta, Dominoes, Trivia Pursuit, Cribbage, Bingo and many more.

Continental Knitting Class
Thursday, May 10, 4-5 pm
Continental Knitting is an ergonomically better way of knitting and easier on your hands. The class is taught by experienced instructor Inger Sikora, a knitter of 38 years. Please bring your supplies. Call 336-703-2990 for more info.

Coloring Club for Grownups
Friday, May 11, 10:30 - 11:30 am
Relax and relieve stress by dropping in to do some coloring with provided sheets and pencils or bring your own. No registration required. Call the library at 336-703-2990 or click here for more info.

One-on-One Computer Help with Carol Haskins
Sunday, May 12, 12:45 - 1:30 pm
Free Computer help with the instructor Carol Haskins from Forsyth Training Bridge. The purpose of this program is to help you with any computer task - from how to turn a computer on to using programs like Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Learn Email and Facebook. Get better equipped for a job or learn to use your own laptop with help of an experienced volunteer instructor. Registration required. Please call 336-703-2991 to register.

Free Advanced German Language Class
Monday, May 14, 6 - 8 pm
Praktisches Deutsch! Free German Language Class for Advanced students is offered at the Walkertown Branch library. Learn to communicate - listen, speak, read, and write - in German with help of a professional instructor, Brigitte Woloszyn, from Germany. New students please register by calling the library at 336-703-2990.

English as a Second Language: Free Class
Tuesday, May 15, 9:15 - 11 am
Learning English? Practice conversation, learn new expressions, and improve your pronunciation in a relaxed group led by a professional language instructor Nicholas Bradley. Say no to pressure and yes to the result. Every Tuesday, 9:15 am, ongoing class. Call 336-703-2990 to register. Click here for more info.

“The History of WTOB Radio in the Triad”: Free Public Lecture
Tuesday, May 15, 6:30 pm
WTOB 1380 came to life in 1947 on 710 AM. The station moved to 1380 shortly afterwards and became one of the most innovative and beloved stations in the Southeast. Learn about one of Winston Salem’s oldest radio stations at a free public lecture sponsored by the Walkertown Area Historical Society Click here for more info.

Rag Rug Weaving with John Wald: Free Demonstration
Tuesday, May 16, 10 am
Join us in observing master craftsman, John Wald, as he uses his hand-made loom to weave rag rugs. Mr. Wald will be demonstrating the twining method to weave his rugs. This method involves twisting two separate pieces of material over and around a third piece that is suspended on a frame to hold it in place. Audience participation is welcomed. Click here for more info.

Free Yoga Class
Wednesday, May 16, 6:30 - 7:30 pm
Come to free one-hour Yoga classes facilitated by Lisa Kushner. Bring your exercise mat, a small blanket or a beach towel. New students please call the library to register at 336-703-2990. Click here for more info.

6 Ws of Mystery Book Club: Crime Solvers Book Club
Thursday, May 17, 10:30 - 11:30 am
Join the 6 Ws of Mystery Crime Solvers Book Club as we discuss this month's book - "Crimson Shores" (Agent Pendergast series) by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child. Everyone invited. Refreshments served. Call 336-703-2990 for more info. The book is available for checkout at the library. For more information 336-703-2990.

Who's Got Games for Adults
Thursday, May 17, 2-5
Join us for an afternoon of board and tabletop games, every 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month. Enjoy one of the games from the library or bring your own. Library games include Canasta, Dominoes, Trivia Pursuit, Cribbage, Bingo and many more.

Free Movie Show "Black Panther"
Saturday, May 19, 11 am
Join us for a free show of "Black Panther", a 2018 American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name. "Black Panther" is the world's 10th-highest-grossing film of all time. Rated PG-13. For parent review and guidancecheck this webpage. Call the library at 336-703-2990 for more information.

Digitize Your Archives
Monday, May 21, 3-5 pm
The Walkertown Branch Library offers free, do-it-yourself digitization of photos, VHS tapes and audio tapes to share and enjoy for years to come. Free help with the equipment is available. Call 336-703-2990 to sign up for one-on-one assistance with the equipment.



Free German Language Class
Monday, May 21, 6- 8 pm
Praktisches Deutsch! Free German Language Class is offered at the Walkertown Branch library. Learn to communicate - listen, speak, read, and write - in German with help of a professional instructor, Brigitte Woloszyn, from Germany. New students please register by calling the library at 336-703-2990.

Free Charcoal Drawing Class
Tuesday, May 22, 10 am - 12 noon
Join local artist, Cheryl Powell as she teaches how to draw using charcoal and your imagination. We'll be drawing still life. Charcoal, erasers and paper will be provided. Please register by phone 336-703-2990 or via email walkertownlibrary@gmail.com as seats are limited. Everyone invited, especially beginners.

English as a Second Language: Free Class
Tuesday, May 22, 9:15 - 11 am
Learning English? Practice conversation, learn new expressions, and improve your pronunciation in a relaxed group led by a professional language instructor Nicholas Bradley. Say no to pressure and yes to the result. Every Tuesday, 9:15 am, ongoing class. Call 336-703-2990 to register. Click here for more info.

CANCELED BY PRESENTER: Search Engine Optimization for Small Business
Wednesday, May 23, 1:30 pm
If you want your online business to be successful, it's a good idea to optimize your site on a regular basis to make sure it's got a good position in the web's top search engines. Learn about Search Engine Optimization to make sure your business webpage is up on the top of the search results! Presented by the Forsyth Tech Small Business Center.

Who's Got Games for Adults
Thursday, May 24, 2-5
Join us for an afternoon of board and tabletop games, every 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month. Enjoy one of the games from the library or bring your own. Library games include Canasta, Dominoes, Trivia Pursuit, Cribbage, Bingo and many more.

Continental Knitting Class
Thursday, May 24, 4-5 pm
Continental Knitting is an ergonomically better way of knitting and easier on your hands. The class is taught by experienced instructor Inger Sikora, a knitter of 38 years. Please bring your supplies. Call 336-703-2990 for more info.

Free Yoga Class
Thursday, May 24, 3:30 - 4:30 pm
Come to free one-hour Yoga classes facilitated by Lisa Kushner. Bring your exercise mat, a small blanket or a beach towel. New students please call the library to register at 336-703-2990. Click here for more info.

Coloring Club for Grownups
Friday, May 25, 10:30 - 11:30 am
Relax and relieve stress by dropping in to do some coloring with provided sheets and pencils or bring your own. No registration required. Call the library at 336-703-2990 or click here for more info.

English as a Second Language: Free Class
Tuesday, May 29, 9:15 - 11 am
Learning English? Practice conversation, learn new expressions, and improve your pronunciation in a relaxed group led by a professional language instructor Nicholas Bradley. Say no to pressure and yes to the result. Every Tuesday, 9:15 am, ongoing class. Call 336-703-2990 to register. Click here for more info.

Paranormal Genre Interest Group
Tuesday, May 29, 6:30 pm
Meet others and listen to an author J. David Michaels as he leads an open discussion on all things paranormal. Attendees can bring their questions and we will explore the answers. Call the library at 336-703-2990 for more info.

Free Yoga Class
Wednesday, May 30, 6:30 - 7:30 pm
Come to free one-hour Yoga classes facilitated by Lisa Kushner. Bring your exercise mat, a small blanket or a beach towel. New students please call the library to register at 336-703-2990. Click here for more info.

Along Came a Series Book Club
Wednesday, May 30, 6 pm
The Along Came a Series Book Club is Walkertown Branch Library’s newest book club that that meets every last Wednesday, in the evening. In May we'll get together to discuss A "To All the Boys I've Loved Before" by Jenny Henn. Everyone is invited.

Who's Got Games for Adults
Thursday, May 31, 2-5
Join us for an afternoon of board and tabletop games, every 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month. Enjoy one of the games from the library or bring your own. Library games include Canasta, Dominoes, Trivia Pursuit, Cribbage, Bingo and many more.



JUNE 2018
EVENTS FOR ADULTS AT WALKERTOWN BRANCH LIBRARY

English as a Second Language: Free Class
Tuesday, June 5, 9:15 - 11 am
Learning English? Practice conversation, learn new expressions, and improve your pronunciation in a relaxed group led by a professional language instructor Nicholas Bradley. Say no to pressure and yes to the result. Every Tuesday, 9:15 am, ongoing class. Call 336-703-2990 to register. Click here for more info.

Who's Got Games for Adults
Thursday, June 7, 2-5
Join us for an afternoon of board and tabletop games, every 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month. Enjoy one of the games from the library or bring your own. Library games include Canasta, Dominoes, Trivia Pursuit, Cribbage, Bingo and many more.

Coloring Club for Grownups
Friday, June 8, 10:30 - 11:30 am
Relax and relieve stress by dropping in to do some coloring with provided sheets and pencils or bring your own. No registration required. Call the library at 336-703-2990 or click here for more info.

Continental Knitting Class
Thursday, June 14, 4-5 pm
Continental Knitting is an ergonomically better way of knitting and easier on your hands. The class is taught by experienced instructor Inger Sikora, a knitter of 38 years. Please bring your supplies. Call 336-703-2990 for more info.

Coloring Club for Grownups
Friday, June 8, 10:30 - 11:30 am
Relax and relieve stress by dropping in to do some coloring with provided sheets and pencils or bring your own. No registration required. Call the library at 336-703-2990 or click here for more info.

Free Advanced German Language Class
Monday, June 22, 6 - 8 pm
Praktisches Deutsch! Free German Language Class for Advanced students is offered at the Walkertown Branch library. Learn to communicate - listen, speak, read, and write - in German with help of a professional instructor, Brigitte Woloszyn, from Germany. New students please register by calling the library at 336-703-2990.

Free Advanced German Language Class
Monday, June 25, 6 - 8 pm
Praktisches Deutsch! Free German Language Class for Advanced students is offered at the Walkertown Branch library. Learn to communicate - listen, speak, read, and write - in German with help of a professional instructor, Brigitte Woloszyn, from Germany. New students please register by calling the library at 336-703-2990.

Continental Knitting Class
Thursday, June 28, 4-5 pm
Continental Knitting is an ergonomically better way of knitting and easier on your hands. The class is taught by experienced instructor Inger Sikora, a knitter of 38 years. Please bring your supplies. Call 336-703-2990 for more info.

More events coming up soon... Check Online Calendar of Events for next month listings!



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