Programs for Adults


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October

Gardeners Alert
Calling all gardeners, garden club members, and master gardeners: If you would like to help start a seed library or help organize a seed-saving workshop, please contact Sara Rodgers at srodgers@wlsmail.org or call 231-3057.

Town & Gown Book Group
Monday, October 2
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Various Readings
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Colonel Brown Book Group
Thursday, October 19
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
"The 8:55 to Baghdad: From London to Iraq on the Trail of Agatha Christie and the Orient Express" by Andrew Eames

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Cult Classic Movie Night **Special Fright Night with Costume Contest!**
Thursday, October 19
5:00 - 11:00 PM
Doors open at 4:45
5:00 - 6:15

"The Nightmare Before Christmas" Rated PG - 76 Minutes - 1993
6:30 - 7:00 p.m.

Costume Contest!
Come out in your scarriest, funniest, or most downright preposterous costume!
Next the night gets spookier!
7:00 - 8:45 p.m.

George A. Romero's "night of the Living Dead" Not Rated - 96 Minutes - 1968
9:00 - 10:45 p.m.

"You're Next" Rated R - 95 Minutes - 2011 For anyone brave enough to stay!
Everyone is welcome but seating is limited.
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Battle of the Books
Saturday October 21, 2017
2:00 - 4:00 PM
Hendrick Hudson High School in Montrose

Volunteers are needed at the Battle of the Books event! Come support our team! For more information, click here.

Wednesday Matinee
Wednesday October 25, 2017
1:00 - 4:00 PM
Doors open at 12:45 PM

Come and see "Murder on the Orient Express" on the big screen. Stay for a discussion at 3:00 PM comparing the Agatha Christie novel to the movie. Everyone is welcome but seating is limited.
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Under a Ragged Banner:
Free Writers in the Peopleís Republic:
Politically Sensitive Literature of China and Tibet:
Readings with translator Andrew Clark
Saturday October 28, 2017
2:30 p.m. - 4:00 PM

Featuring works from The Ragged Banner Press, which promotes the literature of free minds from China Ye Fu, author of Hard Road Home: Selected Essays; Hu Fayun, author of the novel, Such is the World to Come; Woeser, author of Tibetís True Heart, poetry in a new English translation
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Monthly

Write from the Heart
Mondays September 11-25, October 2-30
Class will not meet Monday October 9
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

In these workshops amateur writers may practice their writing in a collegial atmosphere. Attendees are given prompts such as quotes and photographs, and are encouraged to explore their creativity in brief writing excercises. They are then encouraged to read their pieces aloud to one another and give helpful feedback to clarify or improve each other's writing.

Workshop is full, please contact Sara Rodgers to be put on the waitlist.

Chair Yoga
Mondays September 11-25, October 2-30
Class will not meet Monday October 9
10:00 - 11:00 PM

Since the Embassy Center has been closed they will meet in the Community Room at the Dobbs Ferry Public Library.

Registration is required, please contact Abby Connett at the Dobbs Ferry Recreation Department at 693-7792. This program is sponsored by the Dobbs Ferry Recreation Department.

Exercise Class for Seniors
Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays September 6-29, October 2-30
Class will not meet Monday October 9
11:00 - 12:00 PM

Since the Embassy Center has been closed they will meet in the Community Room at the Dobbs Ferry Public Library.

Registration is required, please contact Abby Connett at the Dobbs Ferry Recreation Department at 693-7792. This program is sponsored by the Dobbs Ferry Recreation Department.


All programs are sponsored by the Friends of the Dobbs Ferry Library!
(unless otherwise noted)
In the event of inclement weather call the library at 693-6614

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