Adult Programs

Sep 24 11:00am

Join the Field Notes Book Group as we discuss Carl Hiaasen's classic novel, Skinny Dip.  Copies of the book will be available at the Circulation Desk.

Sep 27 4:00pm

Join us for an afternoon with Pulitzer Prize finalist and PEN/Faulkner Award winner Hernan Diaz, author of In the Distance and Trust. Diaz holds a Ph.D. from NYU and edits the Spanish-language journal Revista Hispanica Moderna, at Columbia University. Register for this event here: https://libraryc.org/peekskill/17654

Sep 27 6:30pm

Spanish for Adult Beginners is a free program taught by a certified Spanish instructor, Linda Stephenson. It contains 12 lessons intended to build a foundation for Spanish language skills. The class will use the workbook Spanish is Fun: Lively Lessons for Beginners, provided to each student participant. 

The program will run from September 13 - December 6, with classes running on consecutive weeks except for the week of Thanksgiving. 

Student participants must be 18+ years old and cannot be native speakers.

Sep 28 1:00pm

Join experts Evelyn Sullivan, Sarah Snyder, Jenna Gillio, and Jessica Rotheiser for a webinar on navigating the college experience. Register here.

Sep 29 5:30pm
This meeting taking place via zoom the last Thursday of every month, serves as an information session for adults who wish to work toward their high school equivalency diploma. We'll review information on the four pathways to a diploma and resources available through the Westchester Library System.
 
Oct 01 10:30am

Join the Field of Mystery Book Group for a lively discussion of our October book, Northern Spy, by Flynn Berry.  Copies of the book are available at the Circulation Desk.

Oct 04 6:30pm

Spanish for Adult Beginners is a free program taught by a certified Spanish instructor, Linda Stephenson. It contains 12 lessons intended to build a foundation for Spanish language skills. The class will use the workbook Spanish is Fun: Lively Lessons for Beginners, provided to each student participant. 

The program will run from September 13 - December 6, with classes running on consecutive weeks except for the week of Thanksgiving. 

Student participants must be 18+ years old and cannot be native speakers.

Oct 11 12:00am

Want to learn how to download/stream content - from comics and ebooks to movies and music? Curious about how many tools you can use now to build skills and enhance your resume or test scores? Register here: https://www.firstfind.org/registerdigital/.

Oct 11 6:30pm

Spanish for Adult Beginners is a free program taught by a certified Spanish instructor, Linda Stephenson. It contains 12 lessons intended to build a foundation for Spanish language skills. The class will use the workbook Spanish is Fun: Lively Lessons for Beginners, provided to each student participant. 

The program will run from September 13 - December 6, with classes running on consecutive weeks except for the week of Thanksgiving. 

Student participants must be 18+ years old and cannot be native speakers.

Oct 13 4:00pm

We invite you to join us for a talk with Dr. Aziz Gazipura, one of the world's leading experts on social confidence as he discusses how to stop being too nice and worrying about what others might think. Register here to attend: https://libraryc.org/peekskill/18238