April Adult Programs

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Apr 022018
 

Writers’ Group

Thursday, April 5 & April 19 at 5:30 PM – Conference Room (Downstairs)

Prompts for 4/5  are taken from: http://www.wrightingwords.com/writing-starters/ accessed on 3/22/18.

Think of a story that might begin or end with one of these sentences:

  •  Henry said, “Do not wish me a Happy New Year.”
  •  One of these days, I’m going to say no.

April 19 is a free write – bring anything you’re working on!

 Bingo

Thursday, April 12 at 2 PM – Conference Room (Downstairs)

Win some prizes in this FREE bingo game.

 

Drawing Club

Every Thursday at 4:30 PM – Conference Room (Downstairs)

Work on a drawing or coloring project in a supportive environment with other enthusiasts.

All skill levels welcome!

March Adult Programs

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Feb 272018
 

Writers’ Group

Thursday, March 8 & 22 at 5:30 PM – Conference Room (Downstairs)

Prompts for 3/8 are taken from https://www.journalbuddies.com/writing-topics/daily-writing-prompts-adults/ accessed on 2/22/18:

  • The place she used to hide out
  • This time he was prepared for…

An interesting site: https://thewritersacademy.co.uk/writing-101/writing-prompts/

Prompts for 3/22 are taken from https://www.pinterest.com/mandycorine/writing-prompts/ accessed on 3/18/18.

  • The flowers were gorgeous, the dinner looked splendid, and something was very wrong.
  • She was not fragile like a flower; she was fragile like a bomb.

 

 

 Bingo

Thursday, March 8 at 2 PM – Conference Room (Downstairs)

Win some prizes in this FREE bingo game.

 

Drawing Club

Every Thursday at 4:30 PM – Conference Room (Downstairs)

Work on a drawing or coloring project in a supportive environment with other enthusiasts.

All skill levels welcome!

February Adult Programs

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Feb 012018
 

Writers’ Group

Thursday, February 8 & 22 at 5:30 PM – Conference Room (Downstairs)

Prompts are TBA.

 

 Bingo

Thursday, February 8 at 2 PM – Conference Room (Downstairs)

Win some prizes in this FREE bingo game.

 

Drawing Club

Every Thursday at 4:30 PM – Conference Room (Downstairs)

Work on a drawing or coloring project in a supportive environment with other enthusiasts.

All skill levels welcome!

January Adult Programs

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Jan 022018
 

50 Book Challenge

Challenge yourself to read 50 books in one year! Avalon and Andrew Bayne Memorial Library are joining forces to offer a prize to anyone who reads 50 books between 1/1/2018 and 12/31/2018. Anyone who completes the challenge will also be entered into a drawing for the grand prize. Eligible reading material includes all adult fiction and non-fiction (print, audiobooks, and ebooks), graphic novels, and young adult books. Magazines, newspapers, and children’s books do not qualify. Sign up at either library and pick up a book log.

Writers’ Group

Thursday, January 11 & January 25 at 5:30 PM – Conference Room (Downstairs)

Prompts for January 11:

Write a 400 word story about a pair of mittens.

Write a story about a mug of hot chocolate that is never empty.

January 25 is a Free Write.

 

 Bingo

Thursday, January 11 at 2 PM – Conference Room (Downstairs)

Win some prizes in this FREE bingo game.

 

Drawing Club

Every Thursday at 4:30 PM – Conference Room (Downstairs)

Work on a drawing or coloring project in a supportive environment with other enthusiasts.

All skill levels welcome!

December Adult Programs

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Nov 292017
 

Advanced Directive & Living Will Workshop

Thursday, December 7 at 2:00 PM – Conference Room (Downstairs)

An Advance Directive is a written statement of a person’s wishes regarding medical treatment, often including a living will, made to ensure those wishes are carried out should the person be unable to communicate them to a doctor.

Join representatives from Bethany Hospice as we navigate through your options while planning your future.

Light refreshments will be provided.

Please call (412-921-2209) Morgan Lesoski for more information.

 

Writers’ Group

Thursday, December 14 & December 28 at 5:30 PM – Conference Room (Downstairs)

Prompts for 12/14:

Write about the worst gift you or your protagonist ever received.

Write about a star.

Write about an antique nativity set.

 

Prompts for 12/28

Write a winter-themed acrostic poem.
Example:
Soft drifts
Never-ending blizzard
Outside wonderland
Winter’s white blanket
The definition of acrostic can be found here.
Write about something you wish you could do
OR
write about something that will not work.

 

 Bingo

Thursday, December 14 at 2 PM – Conference Room (Downstairs)

Win some prizes in this FREE bingo game.

 

Drawing Club

Every Thursday at 4:30 PM – Conference Room (Downstairs)

Work on a drawing or coloring project in a supportive environment with other enthusiasts.

All skill levels welcome!