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Computer Lab
This class will begin with a review of the Finder and move on to the applications folder, then look closely at some of the applications that are built into your Mac. Registration is required by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk. You are welcome to bring your iPhone or iPad, but please be aware this class will focus on Apple computers and may only highlight some aspects of mobile devices.
Computer Lab
Learn how to set up your widgets and notifications. Have all of your important information available with one swipe. Be sure you have your Apple ID and password. (Required prior to class) Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk. Registration begins on March 22.
Multipurpose Room
Joe Alvarez will be lecturing on seaside/coastal landscapes. Alvarez has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology/Environmental Science, is a board member of the Friends of Cape May National Wildlife Refuge, a founding member of the Cape May County Beach Plum Association and is active in many county and agricultural programs in South Jersey.
Computer Lab
Learn about Netflix, Hulu, Spotify, Kindle and all of the apps that can keep you entertained on your Windows 8 device, including the library's own app, Overdrive. Registration is required by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Art Room
Seascapes in Acrylic- Capturing Sea, Sand & Skywith Stephanie DimuzioLearn the acrylic techniques you need to create a colorful seascape. Emphasis on composition, color, shape, movement and texture. Inspiration will be drawn from several Impressionist artists and paint from photographs. Please bring seascape photos, preferably that you have taken yourself. Areas covered: composition, color mixing, color studies, applying (acrylic) paint with brushes and palette knives.Materials participants need...
Art Room
Meet and share knitting techniques. All levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Art Room
Join the Scrabblers on the second and fourth Monday of each month.
Computer Lab
If you just received an iPad, this class is for you. We will start with the basics of how to use and navigate the device. Be sure you have your Apple ID and password. (Required prior to class) Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk. Registration begins on April 2.
Art Room
Monday and Tuesday, May 4 and 5. Make a mosaic flowerpot in this 2-day workshop with instructor Michele Pascuillo. You will choose your materials and glue your project on day one and return to grout on day two. All supplies are included. Registration is required by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk. Avalon property owners may register on April 4. All others may register on April 18.
Small Group Instruction Room
Meet and share knitting techniques. All levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Art Room
Monday and Tuesday, May 4 and 5. Make a mosaic flowerpot in this 2-day workshop with instructor Michele Pascuillo. You will choose your materials and glue your project on day one and return to grout on day two. All supplies are included. Registration is required by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk. Avalon property owners may register on April 4. All others may register on April 18.
Multipurpose Room
Selma is the story of a movement. The film chronicles the tumultuous three-month period in 1965, when Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. led a dangerous campaign to secure equal voting rights in the face of violent opposition. The epic march from Selma to Montgomery culminated in President Johnson (Tom Wilkinson) signing the Voting Rights Act of 1965, one of the most significant victories for the civil rights movement. Director Ava DuVernay’s SELMA tells the real story of how the revered leader and vis...
Small Group Instruction Room
Receive tips and feedback on poetry, memoirs, short stories, articles, and books. Record an audio version and share your story. Registration is requested by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
 

 

Computer Lab
Learn how to use, install, uninstall, customize, and rearrange Windows 8 apps, along with some suggestions for those that will help you get the most from your device. Registration is required by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Computer Lab
This beginner class will look at the best ways to view and organize your files and help you devise an organization strategy that works for you. In addition, we will create a tailored desktop workflow diagram that can be used to manage your workflow practices. Registration is required by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk. You are welcome to bring your iPhone or iPad, but please be aware this class will focus on Apple computers and may only highlight some aspects of mobile d...
Small Group Instruction Room
Meet and share knitting techniques. All levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Small Group Instruction Room
Join the Scrabblers on the second and fourth Monday of each month.
Multipurpose Room
Alice Howland, happily married with three grown children, is a renowned linguistics professor who starts to forget words. When she receives a diagnosis of Early-Onset Alzheimer's Disease, Alice and her family find their bonds thoroughly tested. Her struggle to stay connected to who she once was is frightening, heartbreaking, and inspiring. Stars: Julianne Moore, Kristen Stewart and Kate Bosworth. Rated PG-13 for mature thematic material, and brief language including a sexual reference.
Small Group Instruction Room
Meetings are held on the second Wednesday of the month. Meet with others interested in reviewing Italian learned in the Italian class and those interested in learning more about Italian art, music, architecture, history, lifestyles.
 
Computer Lab
Need ideas on what you can do with your new iPad? Join us as we go over the various uses and apps you might find useful Be sure you have your Apple ID and password. (Required prior to class) Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk. Registration begins on April 13.
Small Group Instruction Room
Title for May: "The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry" by Gabrielle Zevin. Complimentary books may be available upon registration. Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Computer Lab
Have important info available with one swipe. Registration is required by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk. Avalon property owners may register on April 14. All others may register on April 28.
Computer Lab
Have important info available with one swipe. Registration is required by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk. Avalon property owners may register on April 14. All others may register on April 28.
Small Group Instruction Room
Receive tips and feedback on poetry, memoirs, short stories, articles, and books. Record an audio version and share your story. Registration is requested by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Small Group Instruction Room
Meet and share knitting techniques. All levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Multipurpose Room
U.S. Navy SEAL Chris Kyle is sent to Iraq with only one mission: to protect his brothers-in-arms. His pinpoint accuracy saves countless lives on the battlefield and, as stories of his courageous exploits spread, he earns the nickname “Legend.” However, his reputation is also growing behind enemy lines, putting a price on his head and making him a prime target of insurgents. He is also facing a different kind of battle on the home front: striving to be a good husband and father from halfway aroun...
Computer Lab
This class will help you solve a few minor issues that may come up with your iPad. Be sure you have your Apple ID and password. (Required prior to class) Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk. Registration begins on April 20.
Small Group Instruction Room
The Romance Book Club meets on the third Wednesday of each month. Title for May: "Chasing Perfect" by Susan Mallery. Complimentary books may be available upon registration. Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Multipurpose Room
Tom Maguire will be instructing on how to get bikes ready for the season: fixing a punctured tire, showing components of bikes and lubricating points and general maintenance tips.
Computer Lab
Learn how to install and use Google's Chrome browser and all of its popular features. Registration is required by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Library
We will reopen at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, May 26.
Computer Lab
This class will go over apps that will help you plan your trip and ease the stress. Be sure you have your Apple ID and password. (Required prior to class) Register by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk. Avalon property owners may register on March 4. All others may register on March 18.
Small Group Instruction Room
Meet and share knitting techniques. All levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Small Group Instruction Room
Receive tips and feedback on poetry, memoirs, short stories, articles, and books. Record an audio version and share your story. Registration is requested by calling 609-967-7155 or stopping by the circulation desk.
Small Group Instruction Room
Meet and share knitting techniques. All levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Small Group Instruction Room
Meet and share knitting techniques. All levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Small Group Instruction Room
Meet and share knitting techniques. All levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Children's Library
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Multipurpose Room
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Multipurpose Room
Tom Maguire will be focusing on ongoing maintenance and adjustments of bikes and answer questions.
Small Group Instruction Room
Meet and share knitting techniques. All levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Multipurpose Room
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Multipurpose Room
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Small Group Instruction Room
Meet and share knitting techniques. All levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Multipurpose Room
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Multipurpose Room
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Multipurpose Room
Tom Maguire will be instructing on bicycle repair, getting your bike ready to stow away for the season, and answering questions.
Small Group Instruction Room
Meet and share knitting techniques. All levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Multipurpose Room
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Multipurpose Room

Dr. Paul Offit is chief of the Division of Infectious Diseases and director of the Vaccine Education Center at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. He will be speaking about his book Bad Faith, When Religious Belief Undermines Modern Medicine (nonfiction). Q&A and book signing to follow. Other titles may be available for purchase.

Gymnasium
Elin Hilderbrand is the bestselling author of The Matchmaker (2014), which debuted at #5 on the New York Times bestseller list and was praised by Publisher’s Weekly as “charming, poignant” and “an engaging read,” as well as 11 previous novels. She is a graduate of Johns Hopkins University and the Iowa Writers’ Workshop and has lived on Nantucket for 20 years. No tickets are required and the event is free and open to the public. Seating will be on a first-come-first served basis beginning at 6 p....
Multipurpose Room
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Gymnasium
The orchestra will present Isn’t It Romantic, with a selection by Antonin Dvorak, featuring cellist Christine Lamprea, and music by Nicolai Rimsky-Korsakov. Tickets available to the general public two weeks prior to performance. Photo credit Vanessa Briceno
Small Group Instruction Room
Meet and share knitting techniques. All levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Multipurpose Room
 Meg Donohue is a USA Today bestselling author and has an MFA from Columbia University and BA from Dartmouth College. Born and raised in Philadelphia, she now lives in San Francisco with her husband, three young daughters, and dog, and is working on her next novel. Title: Dog Crazy: A Novel of Love Lost and Found (fiction). Other titles may be available for purchase.  
Multipurpose Room
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Multipurpose Room
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Small Group Instruction Room
Meet and share knitting techniques. All levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Multipurpose Room
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Multipurpose Room
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Small Group Instruction Room
Meet and share knitting techniques. All levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Multipurpose Room
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Multipurpose Room
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Small Group Instruction Room
Meet and share knitting techniques. All levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Multipurpose Room
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Multipurpose Room
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Gymnasium
The orchestra will present Classically Viennese with music by Franz Joseph Haydn and three Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart selections, with hornist Jonathan Clark featured in Horn Concerto No. 2. Tickets available to the general public two weeks prior to performance.
Small Group Instruction Room
Meet and share knitting techniques. All levels of knitters are welcome, from beginner to advanced.
Multipurpose Room
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Multipurpose Room
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for children of all ages.
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 Register
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