ADULT PROGRAMS STATESBORO LIBRARY

MARCH 2017

MARCH 2017 - ADULT PROGRAMS @ the Statesboro Bulloch County Public Library, 124 S. Main St.



CREATIVE WRITING WITH BETTY FRANKLIN– Thursday, 2nd & 9th from 3-5PM

Join us in our series of classes on writing creative nonfiction composition. Series ends this month on Thursday, March 9th. Sign-up required.

Location: Children’s Activity Room


HERITAGE QUESTThursday, March 2nd at 6PM

Lillian Wingate, Statesboro Library Genealogy and Local History Coordinator will show patrons the features and benefits of Heritage Quest over Ancestry.com. Adults only.

Location: Upstairs Computer Lab


FREE READ BOOK CLUB– Thursday, March 2nd at 6:30PM

Looking for your next great read? Know of any good books that others may be interested in? This is the book club for you! New members are welcome!

Location: Community Room


COMPUTER BASICS: BEGINNERS- Friday, March 3rd at 2PM AND Saturday, March 11th at 11AM

Belinda Dickey, IT Coordinator will show patrons who are unfamiliar with the computer how to use the internet, mouse, keyboard and much more!

Location: Upstairs Computer Lab


SHOW-N-TELL: NATURAL SKIN & HAIR CARE– Saturday, March 4th at 2PM

Come sample natural ingredients for astonishingly healthy hair and skin using elements you can find in your very own kitchen!

Location: Community Room


GENEALOGY ORGANIZATIONMonday, March 6th at 2PM

Lillian Wingate, Genealogy and Local History Coordinator will demonstrate step by step how to organize a family research project. Basic supplies needed. Sign up in the Genealogy Department.***Please bring a 3”ring binder, 5 tabbed dividers, clear sleeves that go into the binder, and assorted writing implements.

Location: Children’s Activity Room


ADULTING 101: COLLEGE PREP– Thursday, March 9th at 5PM

Come join us in learning all the details in getting into college from FAFSA, scholarship applications, deadlines and so much more! All ages interested in furthering their education welcomed.

Location: Community Room


COMPUTER BASICS: HOW TO USE GOOGLE– Friday, March 10th at 2PM

Belinda Dickey, IT Coordinator will show patrons the proper way to get questions answered on Google, settings and extensions and so much more!

Location: Upstairs Computer Lab


OPEN HOUSE FOR FAMILIES OF SPECIAL NEEDS CHILDREN– Friday, March 10th, 6-8PM

An after-hours event to acquaint families and children with library services, including sensory story time! Please call Cindy @ 912-764-1344 with any questions.

Location: Community Room


FAMILY FUN DAY WITH MANGO LANGUAGES: IRISH– Saturday, March 11th at 2PM

Dia duit! Or “Hello” in Irish! Come join us in yet another Family Fun Day! This month we will learn the Irish language and culture!

Location: Community Room


KNITTING& CROCHETING CLUB– Saturday, March 11th and 25th at 2PM

Bring your knitting needles and yarn, share projects and get some new ideas!

Location: Children’s Activity Room


PENNY SOCIAL/ RAFFLE AND BAKE SALE– Saturday, March 11th at 4pm

What can you get for a nickel? A chance to win a great prize! We will have many great gifts donated from local businesses and library patrons from local restaurants to antique treasures. There will be something for everyone PLUS homemade baked goods! Calling for prizes begins promptly at 6PM. This is a Friends of the Library benefit for our library.


Location: Community Room

DIY SPRING WREATH– Tuesday, March 14th at 6PM

Join us and make your own spring wreath with step-by-step instructions. Supplies limited to the first 15 patrons to sign up. Free to bring own supplies and still participate in program.

Location: Community Room


GENEALOGY TALKS: IRISH HERITAGE Thursday, March 16th at 6PM

Come learn the history and traditions of the Republic of Ireland! Presented by Statesboro Library Genealogy and Local History Coordinator, Lillian Wingate.

Location: Community Room


COMPUTER BASICS: CREATING EMAILFriday, March 17th at 2PM

Belinda Dickey, IT Coordinator will show patrons how to create an email, upload attachments, and adjust settings and much more!

Location: Upstairs Computer Lab


ASIAN DRAMA FAN CLUB– Tuesday, March 21st at 6PM

Members will watch and discuss various first episodes of Asian drama. Come commune with those who share interest in Asian culture! Hosted by librarian, Marion Keuhne. Ages 15 and up!

Location: Teen Activity Room


DIY SCENTED BATH SOAK– Thursday, March 23rd at 6PM

Bath soaks help to relieve pain and muscle soreness and leave skin soft and smooth. Partake in our DIY course! Supplies served on a first come, first serve basis, limited to the first 20 to sign up! Bring your own containers.

Location: Community Room


COMPUTER BASICS: UPLOADING (resumes/pictures) - Friday, March 24th at 2PM

Belinda Dickey, IT Coordinator will show patrons how to upload resumes, pictures and other files to the internet! Location: Upstairs Computer Lab


SIP & SKETCH: PASTELSSaturday, March 25th at 2PM

Relax and enjoy some special refreshments while painting your own gorgeous work of art! Limited to adults.

Location: Community Room


COMPUTER BASICS: WORDFriday, March 31st at 2PM

Belinda Dickey, IT Coordinator will show patrons how to create a document using Microsoft Word.

Location: Upstairs Computer Lab


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