• By Walkertown Branch
  • Posted Saturday, May 20, 2017

Here is what's going on 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 Adult - every 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month


MAY EVENTS FOR ADULTS AT WALKERTOWN BRANCH LIBRARY

For Kids and Teens - click here!


Autism: Facts and Myths with therapist Marie Nuñez
Saturday, May 20, 3-5 pm
What does it mean to be Autistic? What are the symptoms, strengths, and challenges? Join Marie A Nuñez, therapist and clinical operations director for Lifeworks Unlimited PTS, in an open discussion to understanding this disorder as well as discover resources to aid you on your journey to discovering "What next?" Click here for more info.

Free German Language Class
Monday, May 22, 6 - 7 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.

Family Movie Night: Rogue One (PG-13)
Wednesday, May 24, 6 pm
Join us for Free Family Movie Night and watch Rogue One. Produced by LucasFilms and Walt Disney Motion Picture Studios. All looks lost for the Rebellion against the Empire as they learn of the existence of a new super weapon, the Death Star. Once a possible weakness in its construction is uncovered, the Rebel Alliance must set out on a desperate mission to steal the plans for the Death Star. The future of the entire galaxy now rests upon its success. Starring Felicity Jones and Forest Whitaker.(PG-13)

Free Yoga Class
Thursday, May 25, 3:30 - 4:00 pm (one hour class!)
Come to free one-hour Yoga classes facilitated by Lisa Kushner. The class starts at 3:30 pm. 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 26, 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 Barry Flynt
Friday, May 26, 2-4 pm
Free Computer help with the instructor Barry Flynt. The purpose of this program is to help you with any computer task - from Word, Excel, and PowerPoint to Email, Facebook, and LinkedIn. Get better equipped for a job or learn to use your own laptop with help of an experienced volunteer instructor. Registration required. Please call 336-703-2990 to register.

Paranormal Genre Interest Group
Tuesday, May 30, 7 pm
Meet others and listen to an author J. David Michaels as he leads the discussion on What Our Dreams Can Tell Us. 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 31, 6:30 - 7:00 pm (one hour evening class!)
Come to free one-hour Yoga classes facilitated by Lisa Kushner. The class starts at 6:30 pm. 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.


JUNE EVENTS FOR ADULTS AT WALKERTOWN BRANCH LIBRARY


Who's Got Games for Adults
Thursday, June 1, 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 Tatting Class
Monday, June 2, 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, June 5, 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.

One-on-One Computer Help with Mitch Rife
Friday, June 7, 6-9 pm
Free Computer help with the instructor Mitch Rife. The purpose of this program is to help you with any computer task - from Word, Excel, and PowerPoint to Email, Facebook, and LinkedIn. Get better equipped for a job or learn to use your own laptop. Help with Digitization equipment is also offered. Convert your VHS, music tapes and slides to digital format for free! Registration required. Please call 336-703-2990 to register.

Free Yoga Class
Thursday, June 8, 3:30 - 4:30 pm (one hour class!)
Come to free one-hour Yoga classes facilitated by Lisa Kushner. The class starts at 3:30 pm. 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, June 9, 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 German Language Class
Monday, June 12, 6- 7 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.

Writer's Block: Creative Writing Group
Monday, June 14, 6:30 - 7:30 pm
Join this supportive and nurturing community group that gets together for learning, creating and editing experience. Help each other with accountability, kill the cliche of isolation and procrastination, and enjoy the company of those who know and understand your passion for writing. Every writer is welcome, from the professional to the beginner. Novels, short stories, poetry, and publishing. Every third Monday of each month. Registration is not required. Please call 336-703-2990 for more info.

Free Yoga Class
Wednesday, June 14, 6:30 - 7:30 pm (one hour evening class!)
Come to free one-hour Yoga classes facilitated by Lisa Kushner. The class starts at 6:30 pm. 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.

Meditation Classes
Wednesday, June 14, 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, June 15, 10:30 - 11:30 am
Join the WHODUNITS: Crime Solvers Book Club as we eat donuts and discuss Shock Wave (a Virgil Flowers novel) by John Sandford. Click here for more info.

Who's Got Games for Adults
Thursday, June 15, 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.

Digitize Your Archives
Monday, June 19, 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.

Writer's Block: Creative Writing Group
Monday, June 19, 6:30 - 7:30 pm
Join this supportive and nurturing community group that gets together for learning, creating and editing experience. Help each other with accountability, kill the cliche of isolation and procrastination, and enjoy the company of those who know and understand your passion for writing. Every writer is welcome, from the professional to the beginner. Novels, short stories, poetry, and publishing. Every third Monday of each month. Registration is not required. Please call 336-703-2990 for more info.

“Looking Forward… Living Forward”: Group discussion
Tuesday, June 20, 10 - 11:30 am
"Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter," stated Mark Twain. Learn how to live positively by “Looking Forward… Living Forward”. Group discussion about perceptions, expectations and positive outlook on life. Games, thought-provoking questions, videos and ideas with Todd Thornburg and Sue Rose. Please call the library to register at 336-703-2990.

Meditation Classes
Wednesday, June 21, 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.

Coloring Club for Grownups
Friday, June 23, 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.

Autism: Facts and Myths with therapist Marie Nuñez
Saturday, June24, 3-5 pm
What does it mean to be Autistic? What are the symptoms, strengths, and challenges? Join Marie A Nuñez, therapist and clinical operations director for Lifeworks Unlimited PTS, in an open discussion to understanding this disorder as well as discover resources to aid you on your journey to discovering "What next?" Click here for more info.

Free German Language Class
Monday, June 26, 6- 7 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.

Paint the Earth: Free Acrylic Painting Class
Tuesday, June 26, 6:30 pm
Join local artist, Robin Buchanan as she teaches how to capture the spirit of the Summer using Acrylic paint and your imagination. Paint a Beach scene and a palm tree and celebrate bright colors of Summer time. Supplies provided (you can bring your favorite brush if you want). Please register by phone 336-703-2990 or via email walkertownlibrary@gmail.com as seats are limited. Everyone invited, especially beginners.

Free Yoga Class
Wednesday, June 38, 6:30 - 7:30 pm (one hour evening class!)
Come to free one-hour Yoga classes facilitated by Lisa Kushner. The class starts at 6:30 pm. 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.

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