ADULT PROGRAMS STATESBORO LIBRARY

MARCH 2016

March 2016 - ADULT PROGRAMS @ the Statesboro Library


PARANORMAL BOOK CLUB

A book club is for those who love things that go bump in the night, the wonder of magic, or zooming through space at warp drive. The club is open to adults and older teens, and meets the third THURSDAY of every month. For more information e-mail: marionk@strl.info

WHEN: 6:00 pm Thursday, March 17

WHERE: Community Room, Statesboro Regional Public Library, 124 S. Main St.


KNITTING & CROCHETING CLUB

Come share your knitting and crocheting projects with new friends, socialize and get new ideas to add to your repertoire!

WHEN: 1:00 p.m. Saturday, March 19

WHERE: Community Room, Statesboro Regional Public Library, 124 S. Main St.


MOVIE MATINEE: THE INTERN

70-year-old widower Ben Whittaker has discovered that retirement isn't all it's cracked up to be. Seizing an opportunity to get back in the game, he becomes a senior intern at an online fashion site, founded and run by Jules Ostin. With Robert DiNiro, Anne Hathaway and Rene` Russo. (2015, 121 min., PG-13)

WHEN: 3:00 p.m. Saturday, March 19

WHERE: Community Room, Statesboro Regional Public Library, 124 S. Main St.


SENIOR SOCIAL

Calling all senior citizens for a special program just for you! Enjoy some delicious refreshments and delightful conversations. Mix and mingle and have a good ole' time.

WHEN: 1:00 p.m. Monday, March 21

WHERE: Community Room, Statesboro Regional Public Library, 124 S. Main St.


CREATIVE WRITING WORKSHOP

Join Heath Harrington, alumni of Hamline University, in this 10-week workshop. Mr. Harrington will be guiding you into your creative journey and possibly helping you write something that could be published! Bring in your own work or come as you are! Meetings are held every Tuesday at 5:30, March 15 – May 17.

WHEN: 1:00 pm Tuesday, March 22

WHERE: Community Room, Statesboro Regional Public Library, 124 S. Main St.


COMPUTER CLASS

Join Belinda Dickey, the library’s new IT Coordinator, for a free hands-on lesson on how to use a computer.

WHEN: 6:00 pm Tuesday, March 22, and 29

WHERE: 2nd Floor Computer Lab, Statesboro Public Library, 124 S. Main St.


SPECIAL PRESENTATION: Orphan Train

In anticipation of a very special event to be held at the Statesboro Library on April 1st, we will be hosting a showing of the movie, Orphan Train. Patrons are also encouraged to read the book that this movie is based on and join us for a book/movie discussion at 3:30 pm on Wednesday, March 30th.
About the movie:

In 1854, there were living on the streets of New York City over 10,000 abandoned orphaned children. Out of this desperate situation was born the orphan train.

WHEN: 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 23

WHERE: Community Room, Statesboro Regional Public Library, 124 S. Main St.


PRESERVING FAMILY PHOTOS

Learn how Photoshop can be used to help preserve old family photos for future generations. Peter Bergeron will show you what to do and what not to do when trying to touch up your old photos. Photoshop will be available on the 2 Genealogy Lab computers for patrons’ use so you’ll have a place here at the library to put into practice the skills learned!

WHEN: 5:00 – 7:00 pm Monday, March 24

WHERE: Community Room, Statesboro Regional Public Library, 124 S. Main St.


POETRY SLAM

Calling all poets and poetry lovers, alike!! The Statesboro Library is hosting our first ever poetry slam in honor of World Poetry Day. A poetry slam is a poetry competition in which the artist performs their piece and a member of the audience is chosen to give their feedback. The audience will choose a winner and a prize will be given. Contestants sign up at the circulation desk.

WHEN: 4:00 pm Friday, March 25

WHERE: Community Room, Statesboro Regional Public Library, 124 S. Main St.


RESUME HELP & MORE CONTINUES!

Georgia Southern University students will be at the Statesboro Library offering help with resumes, cover letters, job applications, interview advice and more!

WHEN: Mon.– Fri. 9 am-1 pm, and 2 pm –6 pm

Sat. 2 pm- 6 pm (Ends April 22nd)

Walk-ins are welcomed! Please sign in at the information desk.

WHERE: Statesboro Regional Public Library, 124 S. Main St.