• By Walkertown Branch
  • Posted Thursday, December 14, 2017

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
NEW! Continental Knitting with Inger - November 30, December 7 & 14

Please visit Walkertown Branch library Online Events Calendar to check what's going on at the library.
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DECEMBER 2017
EVENTS FOR ADULTS AT WALKERTOWN BRANCH LIBRARY

Coloring Club for Grownups
Friday, December 15, 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
Monday, December 18, 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.

Happy Breathing Meditation with Bhuvija Odapally
Monday, December 18, 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. More info here.

Free German Language Class
Monday, December 18, 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.

Family Evening Movie
Wednesday, December 20, 5:45 pm
Join us for a free evening show. We'll be showing "The Muppet Christmas Carol". Age 5+. A gentle, fuzzy version of the Dickens classic. Rated G. Call the library at 336-703-2990 for more information. Families welcome!

Free Yoga Class
Thursday, December 21, 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, December 21, 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
Wednesday, December 13, 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.

Paranormal Genre Interest Group
Tuesday, December 19, 6:30 pm
Meet others and listen to an author J. David Michaels as he leads an open discussion. Attendees can bring their questions and we will explore the answers. Call the library at 336-703-2990 for more info.

Coloring Club for Grownups
Friday, December 29, 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
Friday, December 6, 4 - 5:30 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.



JANUARY 2018
EVENTS FOR ADULTS AT WALKERTOWN BRANCH LIBRARY

Digitize Your Archives
Tuesday, January 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.

Pickin' Grass: Community Music Jam Session
Tuesday, January 2, 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.

Free Yoga Class: Wednesday, January 3, 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.

Who's Got Games for Adults
Thursday, January 4, 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.

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Free Tatting Class
Friday, January 5, 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.

Free German Language Class
Monday, January 8, 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.

Meditation Class
Wednesday, January 10, 5:30 - 6:30 pm
Yoga is more than just postures. It’s a system to awaken your full potential. In these classes, Ananda Sarvasri will 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.

Afterthoughts Book Club reads "The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane"
Thursday, January 11, 11 am
In January, the Afterthoughts Book Club will be discussing The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane. This is New York Times Bestselling author Lisa See’s latest novel. Published in 2017, it tells the story of a mother and daughter while immersing the reader in the life of the Ahka, one of China’s ethnic minorities that grow and harvest tea. All are welcome to join us for a friendly and interesting discussion! Tea and light refreshments will be served.

Free Yoga Class
Thursday, January 11, 3:30 - 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, January 12, 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.

Happy Breathing Meditation with Bhuvija Odapally
Monday, January 15, 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. More info here.

Digitize Your Archives
Monday, January 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.

Meditation Class
Wednesday, January 17, 5:30 - 6:30 pm
Yoga is more than just postures. It’s a system to awaken your full potential. In these classes, Ananda Sarvasri will 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, January 18, 10:30 - 11:30 am
Join the WHODUNITS: Crime Solvers Book Club as we eat donuts and discuss this month's book, Dark Corners by Ruth Rendell. Everyone invited. Donuts served.

Who's Got Games for Adults
Thursday, January 18, 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, January 18, 3:30 - 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.

One-on-One Computer Help with Barry Flynt
Friday, January 19, 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 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 336-703-2990 to register.

Free Art class with Guest-Artist Craig Richards
Monday, January 22, 10 - 11 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...

Free German Language Class
Monday, January 22, 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 Yoga Class: Wednesday, January 24, 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, January 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.

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



FEBRUARY 2018
EVENTS FOR ADULTS AT WALKERTOWN BRANCH LIBRARY

Who's Got Games for Adults
Thursday, February 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 Yoga Class
Wednesday, February 7, 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.

Who's Got Games for Adults
Thursday, February, 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.

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