ADULT PROGRAMS STATESBORO LIBRARY
SEPTEMBER 2016 - ADULT PROGRAMS @ the Statesboro Bulloch County Public Library, 124 S. Main St.
The countdown is on to football season and food is a must! Catch some tailgating tips and tricks at this fun and delicious workshop!
WHEN: 6:00 pm Thursday, September 1
FREE READ BOOK CLUB
Looking for your next great read? Know of any good books that others may be interested in? This is the book club for you! Meetings are held on the first Thursday of each month at 6:30.
WHEN: 6:30 p.m. Thursday September 1
GENEALOGY TALK – ACCESSING COURTHOUSE RECORDS
Which family records can you find at the courthouse? Find out what’s there and how you can access copies your family records.
WHEN: 5:00 p.m. Tuesday September 6
MOVIE NIGHT: FERRIS BUELLER’S DAY OFF
Ferris Bueller (Matthew Broderick) has an uncanny skill at cutting classes and getting away with it. (1986, 1 hr 43 min, PG 13)
WHEN: 6:00 p.m. Tuesday September 6
ADULT COLORING SESSION: LETS F*&% $#!+ UP
Coloring isn’t just for kids! It can also help improve concentration and stress levels. This month’s theme is sure to release the F*&%-ing stress of the week!
WHEN: 6:00 p.m. Thursday September 8
AUTHOR TALK – ELBERT ALBERSON
Please join us as local author Elbert Alberson talks about his books. Mr. Alberson began writing about his life growing up in Memphis. Later Mr. Alberson began writing fiction and now has 10 books with another on the way.
WHEN: 2:00 p.m. Saturday September 10
BASIC COMPUTER CLASSES
Join the library’s IT Coordinator, Belinda Dickey on scheduled Mondays @ 11:00 am and Tuesdays @ 6:00 pm for a free hands-on lesson on how to use a computer.
WHEN: Mondays at 11:00 a.m.
September 12 - Microsoft Excel Basics
September 19 - Personal Devices for EBooks
September 26 – Security Essentials
Tuesday @ 6:00 p.m.
September 13 - Microsoft Excel Basics
September 20 - Personal Devices for EBooks
September 27 – Security Essentials
WHERE: 2nd Floor Computer Lab
MOVIE NIGHT: SISTER ACT
When lively lounge singer Deloris Van Cartier (Whoopi Goldberg) sees her mobster beau, Vince LaRocca (Harvey Keitel), commit murder, she is relocated for her protection. Set up in the guise of a nun in a California convent, Deloris proceeds to upend the quiet lives of the resident sisters. (1992, 1 hr 40 min, PG)
WHEN: 6:00 p.m. Tuesday September 13
SIP & SKETCH
Relax and enjoy some special refreshments while painting your own gorgeous work of art! Limited to adults.
WHEN: 2:00 p.m. Saturday September 17
DIY - MAKE A NO-SEW TULLE SKIRT!
Do it Yourself! Have your own adult “tutu” just in time for Halloween or just to have on in your closet!
WHEN: 6:00 p.m. Tuesday September 20
STATESBORO HISTORY: THE HARVILLE HOUSE
A detailed history of the house by members of the Harville family who actually lived in the house as children. Exploring the evolution of the house and its ultimate deterioration.
WHEN: 6:00 p.m. Thursday September 22
A free educational session with Pamela Hoffstetter, Registered Dietician and Certified Diabetes Educator. Learn how to manage and prevent diabetes with diet and exercise.
WHEN: 4:00 p.m. Friday September 23
FAMILY FUNDAY: MANGO - PIRATE DAY
Ahoy Matey! Come on over and use Mango to learn pirate talk!
WHEN: 2:00 p.m. Saturday September 24
MOVIE NIGHT: GHOSTBUSTERS
When members of a team of scientists (Harold Ramis, Dan Aykroyd, Bill Murray) lose their cushy positions at a university in NYC, they decide to become "ghostbusters" to wage a high-tech battle with the supernatural for money. They stumble upon a gateway to another dimension, a doorway that will release evil upon the city. The Ghostbusters must now save New York from complete destruction. (1984, 1 hr 45 min, PG)
WHEN: 6:00 p.m. Tuesday September 27
STATESBORO HISTORY: THE DELL-GOODALL HOUSE
A detailed history of the house, Lorenzo Dow, Seaborn Goodall and the story of why only this house remains in the city of Jacksonborough!
WHEN: 6:00 p.m. Thursday, September 29
ADULTING 101: CREATING A BUDGET
“Adulting” is defined as doing grown up things and holding responsibilities, often boring tasks. However in today’s fast paced world some “adulting” tasks go unlearned. Creating a budget kicks off the series of Adulting 101! Come learn and understand how to divide your income to fit your expenses!
WHEN: 4:30 p.m. Friday, September 30