• By Walkertown Branch
  • Posted Thursday, September 21, 2017

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

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


SEPTEMBER EVENTS FOR ADULTS AT WALKERTOWN BRANCH LIBRARY

Meet the Author Event: New York Times Bestselling Author Charlie Lovett is Visiting Walkertown!
Saturday, September 23, 11 am
Mr. Lovett will be at Walkertown Branch Library on Saturday, September 23rd at 11 am to discuss his latest novel, The Lost Book of the Grail, and other books as well. Tea and refreshments will be served. Everyone is invited. Book signing will follow the Talk. Read more about the event.

Free German Language Class
Monday, September 25, 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.

Paranormal Genre Interest Group
Tuesday, September 26, 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, September 27, 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.


OCTOBER EVENTS FOR ADULTS AT WALKERTOWN BRANCH LIBRARY

Free Tatting Class
Monday, October 1, 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
Tuesday, October 2, 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.

Publisher 101: Free Class for Adults
Wednesday, October 4, 1:30 - 2:30 pm
Use Microsoft Publisher to create newsletters, brochures, flyers, business cards, and more. Click here to sign up online.

Who's Got Games for Adults
Thursday, October 5, 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 German Language Class
Monday, October 9, 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.

Pickin' Grass: Community Music Jam Session
Tuesday, October 10, 6:30 - 8:00 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. Call the library 336-703-2990 to sign up or click here to sign up online.

Meditation Class
Wednesday, October 11, 5:30 - 6:30 pm
Yoga is more than just postures. It’s a system to awaken your full potential. In these classes, we’ll introduce you to yoga-meditation. It can breathe new life into your mind and body. Come experience the rejuvenation, relaxation, and wholeness that comes with the practice of meditation. No postures, no special clothing. Sarvasri, your instructor from the Ananda Center for Life and Spirit, has been practicing yoga and meditation since 1971. New students, please call the library to register at 336-703-2990.

Internet 101: Free Computer Class for Adults
Wednesday, October 11, 3:30 - 4:30 pm
If you need help exploring the world wide web & figuring out how to get online and what to do when you get there - this is the class for you! Click here to sign up online.

Computer Help: Open Lab
Wednesday, October 11, 4:30 - 5:30 pm
Do you need time to work on your computer and online skills on you own with a knowledgeable Computer Coach nearby if you need help? Open Help Labs are for the general public who may need additional support in using the computer, finding specific information, and/or using online tutoring programs. Whether you have a quick question about email or many questions about Microsoft Office, drop-in and ask one of our computer Gurus! Call the library 336-703-2990 to sign up or click here to sign up online.

Morning Tea Book Club
Thursday, October 12, 11 am
October’s Morning Tea Book Club selection is The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce. Joyce's first novel was a long-list finalist for the 2012 Man Booker Prize and a New York Times Bestseller. All are welcome to join us for a friendly and interesting discussion! Tea and light refreshments will be served. Read more about the event.

Free Yoga Class
Thursday, October 12, 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, October 13, 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.

Digitize Your Archives
Tuesday, October 16, 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, October 16, 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.

Happy Breathing Meditation with Bhuvija Odapally
Monday, October 16, 6:30 pm
Learn how to meditate during one-hour fun-filled, interactive and informative guided meditation session. The main technique on the Happiness Program is called Sudarshan Kriya®, a research-backed breathing technique that has helped many people release stress, experience deep relaxation, and get back in touch with their true self. On the introductory session, you’ll get a taste of yogic breathing exercises and their benefits. Call the library at 336-703-2990 to sign up, or sign up via email walkertownlibrary@gmail.com.

Improving Your Personal Financial Position: Free Seminar
Monday, October 17, 6:30 pm
Learn how to do your budget, start building your emergency fund, and get serious about retirement. This program is presented by Mr. Ronnie Gillikin, affiliated with the Dave Ramsey Group. Check out the book "Total Money Makeover" by Dave Ramsey at the library, and come to the program to discuss the ways to navigate the financial tight-rope. Please call 336-703-2990 to register.

Meditation Class
Wednesday, October 18, 5:30 - 6:30 pm
Yoga is more than just postures. It’s a system to awaken your full potential. In these classes, we’ll introduce you to yoga-meditation. It can breathe new life into your mind and body. Come experience the rejuvenation, relaxation, and wholeness that comes with the practice of meditation. No postures, no special clothing. Sarvasri, your instructor from the Ananda Center for Life and Spirit, has been practicing yoga and meditation since 1971. New students, please call the library to register at 336-703-2990.

Whodunits with Donuts Book Club: Crime Solvers Book Club
Thursday, October 19, 10:30 - 11:30 am
Join the WHODUNITS: Crime Solvers Book Club as we eat donuts and discuss this month's book, Bone Dust White by Karin Salvalaggio. Everyone invited.

Who's Got Games for Adults
Thursday, October 19, 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 Yoga Class
Thursday, October 19, 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.

Free Art class with Guest-Artist Craig Richards
Monday, October 23, 10:30 - 11:30 am
Award winning artist Craig Richards will share insights concerning gear, paint, techniques and important concepts essential to successful painting. He will share painting demonstrations and coach students to complete paintings unique to their varied interests and styles. Students are responsible for providing their own supplies. Any colored medium is acceptable since Craig tends to teach concepts as opposed to techniques. Come prepared to learn in a relaxed enjoyable atmosphere. Call 336-703-2990 to sign up for this free master class. Click here for more info...

Welcome to Medicare
Monday, October 23, 5:30 – 7:30 pm
Learn Medicare options so you can make the choices right for you. This Senior's Health Insurance Information Program is presented by the Shepherd's Center. Please call the library to register at 336-703-2990. Click here for more info.

Paranormal Genre Interest Group
Tuesday, October 24, 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, October 25, 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.

Coloring Club for Grownups
Friday, October 27, 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.

Learn How to Groom Your Dog
Saturday, October 28, 10:30 am
Join experienced animal groomer Natalie Shoaf as she teaches about dog grooming and communication. Info about grooming cats will also be included. Learn how to maintain your pets in between grooming visits and help better your best friends life. Call the library to register at 336-703-2990 or click here for more info.

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