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235 32nd Street, Avalon, NJ 08202
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Meet and share knitting techniques. All levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Second and fourth Monday of every month for word play. No registration necessary.
Computer Lab
Bring your questions! Share your favorite apps.Be sure you have your Apple ID and password. (Required prior to class) Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk. Avalon property owners may register on November 23. All others may register on December 7.
We will reopen at 9 a.m. on Friday, December 26.
We will reopen on Friday, December 26 at 9 a.m.
Meet and share knitting techniques. All levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
We will reopen at 9 a.m. on Friday, January 2.
Library will reopen at 9 a.m. on Friday, January 2
Computer Lab
Did you just get an iPad for a holiday gift? Join us for an introduction into how it all works. Be sure you have your Apple ID and password. (Required prior to class) In-Person Class. Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk. Avalon property owners may register on December 3. All others may register on December 17.
Small Group Instruction Room
Meet and share knitting techniques. All levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Computer Lab
Did you receive a smart phone as a holiday gift? You can bring your phone to this users group or observe a demo by the instructors. They will review new app releases, hardware and accessories. Cathy Zane will be lecturing and answering questions on iPhones from 5:45 to 6:45 p.m. and Sean Farrell will handle Android & Windows phones from 6:45 to 7:45 p.m.Registration is required by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk. Avalon property owners may register on December 8. All oth...
Small Group Instruction Room
Meet and share knitting techniques. All levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Small Group Instruction Room
Join the Scrabblers on the second and fourth Monday of each month.
Multipurpose Room
With his wife's disappearance having become the focus of an intense media circus, a man sees the spotlight turned on him when it's suspected that he may not be innocent. Stars: Ben Affleck, Rosamund Pike, Neil Patrick Harris. Rated R: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
No one under 17 will be admitted without parent or guardian.
Small Group Instruction Room
Meetings are held on the second Wednesday of the month. Meet with others interested in reviewing Italian learned in the Italian class and those interested in learning more about Italian art, music ,architecture, history, lifestyles.
Computer Lab
Manage your finances, create budgets, pay bills, and check stock prices, all from your iPad. Be sure you have your Apple ID and password. (Required prior to class) Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk. Avalon property owners may register on December 14. All others may register on December 28.
Small Group Instruction Room
The Book Club meets on the second Wednesday of each month.
Title for January: "Tale for the Time Being" by Ruth Ozeki. A limited number of books are available upon registration. Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Computer Lab
Learning the basics: what is Windows 8 and how is it different from other versions of Windows? How do I start it up and shut it down? There can be a mouse AND a touch screen? Learning the Start Screen, charms bar menu and desktop. Setting up and customizing your user accounts. Make Windows 8 easier to use (changing screen sizes, background pictures, mouse sensitivity) and how to use multiple screens. Registration is required by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Small Group Instruction Room
Meet and share knitting techniques. All levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Computer Lab
Learn tools and tips to Improve your holiday photos: This class will start as a demonstration of how to use the free and advanced features in PicMonkey to enhance your photos. You will have the chance for hands-on experience after the demonstration. This class is for both Apple and PC users. Registration is required by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Computer Lab
An overview of how to use the library's four major download platforms for popular movies, TV shows, music, magazines, eBooks and eAudiobooks:Learn about hoopla for downloadable movies, TV shows, music and audiobooks, Overdrive for eBooks and eAudiobooks, Flipster for popular magazines and Freegal for downloadable music, all using only your library card! The first hour will be a demonstration of all four platforms with a half-hour Q&A session at the end. Registration is required. Avalon property ...
Computer Lab
Need some ideas for that new iPad? Join us for an introduction into some practical uses for your new device. Be sure you have your Apple ID and password. (Required prior to class). Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk. Avalon property owners may register on December 21. All others may register on January 4.
Small Group Instruction Room
The Romance Book Club meets on the third Wednesday of each month. Title for January- Sweet Dreams by Kristen Ashley
At the conclusion of each meeting, a limited number of books are available for the next session.
Registration is required by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Small Group Instruction Room
Receive tips and feedback on poetry, memoirs, short stories, articles, and books. Record an audio version and share your story. Registration is requested by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Art Room
with Madd Potters' StudioMake a lidded Valentine Candy Dish with rose embellishments in this two-part class. Participants will make the dish during the first session on Saturday, January 24 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and and return to glaze the dish on Saturday, February 7 from 11 a.m. to Noon. Projects can be picked up early the following week. Registration is required by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk. Avalon property owners may register on January 24. All others may regi...
Small Group Instruction Room
Meet and share knitting techniques. All levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Small Group Instruction Room
Join the Scrabblers on the second and fourth Monday of each month.
Multipurpose Room
Big city lawyer Hank Palmer returns to his childhood home where his father, the town's judge, is suspected of murder. Hank sets out to discover the truth and, along the way, reconnects with his estranged family. Stars: Robert Downey Jr., Robert Duvall, Vera Farmiga. Rated R: Drama.
No one under 17 will be admitted without parent or guardian.
Computer Lab
Learn how to set up and use the mail, contacts and calendar apps. Be sure you have your Apple ID and password. (Required prior to class). Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk. Avalon property owners may register on December 28. All others may register on January 11.
Computer Lab
Learn how to use the apps that Windows 8 comes with (calculator, calendar, email, weather, travel, etc.), from how to open them, how to use them, how to adjust app settings, how to rearrange them on your start screen, etc. Learn how to get new apps from the Windows App Store (browsing and searching the store, exploring available apps by category, downloading and installing apps, how to uninstall apps. Learn how to connect to the Internet with Windows 8. Browse the Web with Internet Explorer (app...
Computer Lab
This class will give you an overview of all Cloud computing options like iCloud, Google Drive, and Dropbox. Participants will look in detail at Dropbox vs. Apple iCloud to understand the difference. Open to both Apple and PC users. Apple users should bring Apple ID and password to class. Registration is required by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Small Group Instruction Room
Receive tips and feedback on poetry, memoirs, short stories, articles, and books. Record an audio version and share your story. Registration is requested by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Art Room
with Valerie J. WaywellCreate and finish a Van Gogh style self-portrait painting in a few hours using acrylic paint on canvas. All supplies are included in this workshop.There will be a one-hour lunch break from 12 to 1 p.m.The instructor will be at the library Tuesday, January 20 between 10 and 10:30 a.m. to review subject photos with participants.Registration begins December 22 for Avalon property owners. All others may register January 5. Registration ends January 19,
Small Group Instruction Room
Meet and share knitting techniques. All levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Small Group Instruction Room
You've come this far so why not continue? If you're serious about finishing what you started, come back for another four weeks in the memoir writing series. These four weeks are about making every sentence the very best you can turn out. We'll discuss outlining each snapshot using the "Disturbance/Copying/Resolution" model, setting the scene in your memoirs, using the tools of curiosity and suspense, how to select the perfect words, coming up with a title for your project, techniques for bringin...
Small Group Instruction Room
Receive tips and feedback on poetry, memoirs, short stories, articles, and books. Record an audio version and share your story. Registration is requested by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Small Group Instruction Room
Meet and share knitting techniques. All levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Small Group Instruction Room
Join the Scrabblers on the second and fourth Monday of each month.
Multipurpose Room
When Lou Bloom, a driven man desperate for work, muscles into the world of L.A. crime journalism, he blurs the line between observer and participant to become the star of his own story. Aiding him in his effort is Nina, a TV-news veteran. Stars: Jake Gyllenhaal, Rene Russo, Bill Paxton. Rated R: Crime, Drama, Thriller.
No one under 17 will be admitted without parent or guardian.
Small Group Instruction Room
Meetings are held on the second Wednesday of the month. Meet with others interested in reviewing Italian learned in the Italian class and those interested in learning more about Italian art, music ,architecture, history, lifestyles.
Small Group Instruction Room
Second Wednesday of each month.
Title for February: "The Museum of Extraordinary Things" by Alice Hoffman. A limited number of books are available upon registration. Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Small Group Instruction Room
You've come this far so why not continue? If you're serious about finishing what you started, come back for another four weeks in the memoir writing series. These four weeks are about making every sentence the very best you can turn out. We'll discuss outlining each snapshot using the "Disturbance/Copying/Resolution" model, setting the scene in your memoirs, using the tools of curiosity and suspense, how to select the perfect words, coming up with a title for your project, techniques for bringin...
Small Group Instruction Room
Receive tips and feedback on poetry, memoirs, short stories, articles, and books. Record an audio version and share your story. Registration is requested by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Small Group Instruction Room
Meet and share knitting techniques. All levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Small Group Instruction Room
You've come this far so why not continue? If you're serious about finishing what you started, come back for another four weeks in the memoir writing series. These four weeks are about making every sentence the very best you can turn out. We'll discuss outlining each snapshot using the "Disturbance/Copying/Resolution" model, setting the scene in your memoirs, using the tools of curiosity and suspense, how to select the perfect words, coming up with a title for your project, techniques for bringin...
Small Group Instruction Room
Meet and share knitting techniques. All levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Small Group Instruction Room
Join the Scrabblers on the second and fourth Monday of each month.
Art Room
with Paige Cunningham
In this class, we will learn to create one-of-a-kind bracelets using a variety of beads, gemstones, and wire. Participants should bring round nose and flat nose pliers, cutters, crimpers, and reading glasses, if necessary. Registration is required. Avalon property owners may register on January 24. All others may register on February 7.
Small Group Instruction Room
You've come this far so why not continue? If you're serious about finishing what you started, come back for another four weeks in the memoir writing series. These four weeks are about making every sentence the very best you can turn out. We'll discuss outlining each snapshot using the "Disturbance/Copying/Resolution" model, setting the scene in your memoirs, using the tools of curiosity and suspense, how to select the perfect words, coming up with a title for your project, techniques for bringin...
Sunday, December 21, 2014 Register
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