ADULT PROGRAMS STATESBORO LIBRARY

AUGUST 2017

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



52 WEEKS OF GIVING - 4 pm Friday, August 4, 11, 18, 25

This program has a different theme each week, but all of the themes are centered around giving back to our community and making a difference in people’s lives. No sign up is required—you can join this program at any time!

LOCATION: Community Room


BASIC DRAWING 1, 2, & 3 - 2 pm Saturday, August 5, 12, 19

Have you always wanted to express yourself through drawing but felt lacking in skills? Come to Basic Drawing Classes offered over three Saturdays in August and learn how to unleash your creative spirit!

Location: Community Room August 5 & 12, Children’s Activity Room August 19


JOB READINESS: COVER LETTERS – 6 pm Tuesday, August 8

Searching for employment is easier once you learn the skills needed to effectively present yourself to employers. A free ongoing series, instructed by business woman, Monique Dennis. This session, learn how to create effective cover letters.

Location: Computer Lab


ANIME & MANGA CLUB (age 12 – Young Adult) 5 pm Wednesday August 9 & 23

For teens and young adults who are interested in watching and discussing different anime series. We enjoy an activity, snacks and new episodes each week! No sign up required.

Location: Teen Activity Room


CHESS CLUB (all ages) - 3 pm Friday, August 11 & 4 pm Monday, August 28

This club is open to children and adults of all ages and abilities, and new members are always welcome. Hope to see you there! All levels of chess players welcome!

Location: Childrens Activity Room


KNITTING & CROCHETING CLUB - 2 pm Saturday, August 12 & 26

Bring your knitting needles, crochet hooks and yarn! Share projects and get some new ideas! New members are always welcome!

Location: Teen Activity Room


INTRO TO GENEALOGY - 2 pm Monday, August 14

Genealogy and Local History Coordinator, Lillian Wingate will provide an overview on how to get started with your genealogy research.

Location: Childrens Activity Room


MAXIMIZE SOCIAL SECURITY BENEFITS - 10 – noon Tuesday, August 15

Learn the 7 keys to enhancing Social Security Benefits with Financial Planner, Lamy Buck of Bucks Consulting Group. Seating is limited. Call 1-877-819-4575 to register.

Location: Community Room


GENEALOGY TALK: ANCESTRY.COM – 6 pm Tuesday, August 15

Genealogy and Local History Coordinator, Lillian Wingate will review how to use the ancestry.com website in its updated format and will show the difference between the Library version and the paid subscription. Sign up to reserve your space.

Location: Computer Lab


SOLAR ECLIPSE FAMILY PROGRAM - 2 pm Saturday, August 19

Get ready for the total eclipse of the Sun coming up on Monday, August 21 and visible from right here in Statesboro! Learn how to experience the event safely.

Location: Community Room


ADULT COOKING SERIES: VEGAN/VEGETARIAN SPECIALTIES – 6 pm Monday, August 21

Renowned chef, Patrick White will give live demonstration, tasting,

and a chance to learn some valuable cooking tips!

Location: Community Room


JOB READINESS: CREATE A RESUME` - 6 pm Tuesday, August 22

Searching for employment is easier once you learn the skills needed to effectively present yourself to employers. A free ongoing series, instructed by business woman, Monique Dennis. This session, learn how to create the killer resume’.

Location: Computer Lab


COFFEE WITH A COP - 11:30 am Wednesday, August 23

Come by and share coffee and conversation with Statesboro’s Community Policing officer!

Location: Atrium


GENEALOGY ONLINE SOURCES – 6 pm Thursday, August 24

Learn about different Genealogy related websites that can aid in your research. Some may require a registration, but all are free! Hosted by Genealogy Coordinator, Lillian Wingate.

Location: Upstairs Computer Lab


MAKERS FAIR - 2 pm Saturday, August 26

Come see all the Makers Space technology the library has to offer! Various stations will be set up so that you can see the machines & technology in action.

Location: Teen Loft


JUST MOVE!: BOLLYWOOD DANCE– 5 pm Thursday, August, 31

Learn new and assorted ways to get moving and stay motivated in maintaining a healthy lifestyle. This month, Damali Bacchus will get us moving with Bollywood dance moves.

Location: Community Room



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