Friday May 1, 2020
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12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Chair Yoga Series 2

Chair Yoga is a very gentle form of yoga which works your muscles and joints to increase flexibility/mobility, circulation, strength and balance.  It helps to firm and tone the body. The movements and postures in chair yoga encourages deep breathing, improved posture and meditation. It is said that chair yoga helps to reduce blood pressure, quicken recovery from injuries or surgery and improves sleep.  Chair yoga is a great way to experience overall well being in body and mind.

With instructor Marianne Bochilo.

Registration Required. Fee: $15. Series includes: May - 1, 22, 29

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Chair Yoga is a very gentle form of yoga which works your muscles and joints to increase flexibility/mobility, circulation, strength and balance.  It helps to firm and tone the body. The movements and postures in chair yoga encourages deep breathing, improved posture and meditation. It is said that chair yoga helps to reduce blood pressure, quicken recovery from injuries or surgery and improves sleep.  Chair yoga is a great way to experience overall well being in body and mind.

With instructor Marianne Bochilo.

Registration Required. Fee: $15. Series includes: May - 1, 22, 29

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

 
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2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
From Verse To First WORDshop
From Verse To First, A Writers' Wordshop with our Poet-in-Residence, Christina M. Rau. You can ask questions about the writing process, and Poetry writing. Christina will have suggestions and tips for the creative patrons at home! 
This Wordstop topic will be: Surrealists and Deep Imagists: Discussing Robert Bly, Charles Simic, Louise Gluck
 
Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone.
https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/133024917

You can also dial in using your phone.
United States: +1 (872) 240-3212

Access Code: 133-024-917

New to GoToMeeting? Get the app now and be ready when your first meeting starts:
https://global.gotomeeting.com/install/133024917
LOCATION: Online Program
From Verse To First, A Writers' Wordshop with our Poet-in-Residence, Christina M. Rau. You can ask questions about the writing process, and Poetry writing. Christina will have suggestions and tips for the creative patrons at home! 
This Wordstop topic will be: Surrealists and Deep Imagists: Discussing Robert Bly, Charles Simic, Louise Gluck
 
Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone.
https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/133024917

You can also dial in using your phone.
United States: +1 (872) 240-3212

Access Code: 133-024-917

New to GoToMeeting? Get the app now and be ready when your first meeting starts:
https://global.gotomeeting.com/install/133024917
LOCATION: Online Program

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Next Chapter Book Club

Literacy Nassau's Next Chapter Book Clubs. These small book clubs of 6-8 people offer adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities the opportunity to read for pleasure and socialize in the community. Guided by a pair of trained volunteer facilitators, Literacy Nassau's Next Chapter Book Clubs meet weekly for an hour at select libraries and cafes across Nassau and Suffolk counties.

Adults with developmental disabilities may join a book club regardless of their literacy level.  If you are interested in joining Next Chapter Book Clubs visit www.LiteracyNassau.org for more information. Call Kim Nau at 516-867-3580, extension 18 to learn more about the program. 

 

 

LOCATION: Magazine Section

Literacy Nassau's Next Chapter Book Clubs. These small book clubs of 6-8 people offer adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities the opportunity to read for pleasure and socialize in the community. Guided by a pair of trained volunteer facilitators, Literacy Nassau's Next Chapter Book Clubs meet weekly for an hour at select libraries and cafes across Nassau and Suffolk counties.

Adults with developmental disabilities may join a book club regardless of their literacy level.  If you are interested in joining Next Chapter Book Clubs visit www.LiteracyNassau.org for more information. Call Kim Nau at 516-867-3580, extension 18 to learn more about the program. 

 

 

LOCATION: Magazine Section

Saturday May 2, 2020
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9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
Saturday Yoga

Vinyasa is a type of yoga that links movement and breath to attain balance in the mind and body. Connecting movement with our breath links our awareness to the present. Join  Dorothy Scott for a relaxing yet invigorating class that encompasses basic yoga poses which focus on lengthening the body’s muscles, while expanding the joints as we utilize the breath to gain clarity within.  We will begin slowly to gradually prepare the body for deeper asana (poses) and end it by honoring our practice with a relaxing (meditation) sivasana. 

Bring a mat, and perhaps a towel and water.  Wear loose fitting clothing. Namaste.

Registration Requied. Fee: $25. Series includesApril 18 and 25, May 2. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Vinyasa is a type of yoga that links movement and breath to attain balance in the mind and body. Connecting movement with our breath links our awareness to the present. Join  Dorothy Scott for a relaxing yet invigorating class that encompasses basic yoga poses which focus on lengthening the body’s muscles, while expanding the joints as we utilize the breath to gain clarity within.  We will begin slowly to gradually prepare the body for deeper asana (poses) and end it by honoring our practice with a relaxing (meditation) sivasana. 

Bring a mat, and perhaps a towel and water.  Wear loose fitting clothing. Namaste.

Registration Requied. Fee: $25. Series includesApril 18 and 25, May 2. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

 
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Special Needs Yoga

Beginner Vinyasa yoga under sensory friendly conditions; lights will be on. Caregiver must remain in the room. Patrons must bring their own mats and wear loose fitting clothing.

Registration Required. No Fee. Caregivers must remain in the room. Ages YA and up. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Beginner Vinyasa yoga under sensory friendly conditions; lights will be on. Caregiver must remain in the room. Patrons must bring their own mats and wear loose fitting clothing.

Registration Required. No Fee. Caregivers must remain in the room. Ages YA and up. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Meditation with Pat Anderson

Come and explore your own innate abilities in connecting to the healing power which lies within you. This meditation will guide you in using the light touch of your own hands on various positions of your body to help bring about harmony and balance within. Workshops will be run by Patricia Anderson.

Registration Required. No fee. Series includes: April 4, 11, 18 (in Room 2) and May 2, 9, 30 (in Room 1). 

LOCATION: Meet Rm 1 & 2 - refer to notes

Come and explore your own innate abilities in connecting to the healing power which lies within you. This meditation will guide you in using the light touch of your own hands on various positions of your body to help bring about harmony and balance within. Workshops will be run by Patricia Anderson.

Registration Required. No fee. Series includes: April 4, 11, 18 (in Room 2) and May 2, 9, 30 (in Room 1). 

LOCATION: Meet Rm 1 & 2 - refer to notes

Sunday May 3, 2020
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Volunteer/Non-Profit Fair

Interested in volunteering? Want to know more about the non-profit and civic organizations in town? Stop in and meet with leaders of local organizations and get more information on how you can help.

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Interested in volunteering? Want to know more about the non-profit and civic organizations in town? Stop in and meet with leaders of local organizations and get more information on how you can help.

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Monday May 4, 2020
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10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open Canasta for Adults

Bring your cards and your friends for a full day of Canasta. Open tables and coffee are provided. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Bring your cards and your friends for a full day of Canasta. Open tables and coffee are provided. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open Mah Jongg for Adults

Bring your Mah Jongg sets and your friends for open Mah Jongg free play. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room 3

Bring your Mah Jongg sets and your friends for open Mah Jongg free play. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room 3

 
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11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Tax Receiver Tax Collection

The Town of Hempstead Mobile Tax Office will now be accepting the payment of your real estate taxes right here in the Library. 

LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room

The Town of Hempstead Mobile Tax Office will now be accepting the payment of your real estate taxes right here in the Library. 

LOCATION: Children's Storyhour Room

Tuesday May 5, 2020
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11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Delayed Opening of 11 am & Early Closing of 8 pm
 
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12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Fit & Fabulous

Get your feet moving and your hands clapping with Helene Just in this exercise program designed to increase strength, tone, balance, and stamina that can be done either sitting or standing. Please wear comfortable clothes and footwear and bring a set of light weights and exercise bands.

Registration required. Fee: $30. Series includes: Tuesdays, April 21, 28, May 5, 12, 19, 26

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Get your feet moving and your hands clapping with Helene Just in this exercise program designed to increase strength, tone, balance, and stamina that can be done either sitting or standing. Please wear comfortable clothes and footwear and bring a set of light weights and exercise bands.

Registration required. Fee: $30. Series includes: Tuesdays, April 21, 28, May 5, 12, 19, 26

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

 
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12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
NAMI Support Group

FAMILY SUPPORT GROUP FOR ANY ADULT WITH ADOLESCENT OR YOUNGER LOVED ONES WHO HAVE EXPERIENCED SYMPTOMS OF A MENTAL HEALTH CONDITION

The Oceanside Library, along with Queens /Nassau NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) , is sponsoring a peer-lead support group for any adult family member with adolescent or younger loved ones who have experienced symptoms of a mental health condition. Gain insight from the challenges and successes of others facing similar experiences.

NAMI’s support groups are unique because they follow a structured model, ensuring everyone has an opportunity to be heard and to get what they need.

-Free of cost to participants

-Led by family members of people with mental health conditions

-90 minutes long, meets at the Oceanside Library, every other week

-No specific medical therapy or treatment is endorsed

-Confidential

By sharing your experiences in a safe setting, you can gain hope and develop supportive relationships. This group allows your voice to be heard and provides an opportunity for your voice to be heard and provides an opportunity for your personal needs to be met. It encourages empathy, productive discussion and a sense of community. You’ll benefit from other’s experiences, discover your inner strength and empower yourself by sharing your own experiences in a safe, non-judgmental space.

The group begins on Tuesday, January 21, at 12:30 P.M. Although it would be most beneficial, you do not have to attend every session.

For information contact: dsills@namiqn.org

 
LOCATION: Meeting Room 3

FAMILY SUPPORT GROUP FOR ANY ADULT WITH ADOLESCENT OR YOUNGER LOVED ONES WHO HAVE EXPERIENCED SYMPTOMS OF A MENTAL HEALTH CONDITION

The Oceanside Library, along with Queens /Nassau NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) , is sponsoring a peer-lead support group for any adult family member with adolescent or younger loved ones who have experienced symptoms of a mental health condition. Gain insight from the challenges and successes of others facing similar experiences.

NAMI’s support groups are unique because they follow a structured model, ensuring everyone has an opportunity to be heard and to get what they need.

-Free of cost to participants

-Led by family members of people with mental health conditions

-90 minutes long, meets at the Oceanside Library, every other week

-No specific medical therapy or treatment is endorsed

-Confidential

By sharing your experiences in a safe setting, you can gain hope and develop supportive relationships. This group allows your voice to be heard and provides an opportunity for your voice to be heard and provides an opportunity for your personal needs to be met. It encourages empathy, productive discussion and a sense of community. You’ll benefit from other’s experiences, discover your inner strength and empower yourself by sharing your own experiences in a safe, non-judgmental space.

The group begins on Tuesday, January 21, at 12:30 P.M. Although it would be most beneficial, you do not have to attend every session.

For information contact: dsills@namiqn.org

 
LOCATION: Meeting Room 3

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday Night Yoga

Vinyasa is a type of yoga that links movement and breath to attain balance in the mind and body. Connecting movement with our breath links our awareness to the present. Join  Dorothy Scott for a relaxing yet invigorating class that encompasses basic yoga poses which focus on lengthening the body’s muscles, while expanding the joints as we utilize the breath to gain clarity within.  We will begin slowly to gradually prepare the body for deeper asana (poses) and end it by honoring our practice with a relaxing (meditation) sivasana. 

Bring a mat, and perhaps a towel and water.  Wear loose fitting clothing. Namaste.

Registration Required. Fee: $25. Series includes: April 7, 21, May 5, 19, 26 

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Vinyasa is a type of yoga that links movement and breath to attain balance in the mind and body. Connecting movement with our breath links our awareness to the present. Join  Dorothy Scott for a relaxing yet invigorating class that encompasses basic yoga poses which focus on lengthening the body’s muscles, while expanding the joints as we utilize the breath to gain clarity within.  We will begin slowly to gradually prepare the body for deeper asana (poses) and end it by honoring our practice with a relaxing (meditation) sivasana. 

Bring a mat, and perhaps a towel and water.  Wear loose fitting clothing. Namaste.

Registration Required. Fee: $25. Series includes: April 7, 21, May 5, 19, 26 

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Wednesday May 6, 2020
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Zumba Gold Series 2

mba Gold class introduces easy-to-follow Zumba choreography that focuses on balance, range of motion and coordination. Come ready to sweat, and prepare to leave empowered and feeling strong.

Registration Required. Fee: $20, Series includes: May 6, 13, 20, 27

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

mba Gold class introduces easy-to-follow Zumba choreography that focuses on balance, range of motion and coordination. Come ready to sweat, and prepare to leave empowered and feeling strong.

Registration Required. Fee: $20, Series includes: May 6, 13, 20, 27

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Thursday May 7, 2020
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
TED, Coffee & Conversation

Join us as each session we watch a different, interesting TED Talk (15 minutes or so) video on a pressing world issue—and then discuss over a cup of coffee. All are welcome to attend any or all sessions — just drop on in!

 
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Join us as each session we watch a different, interesting TED Talk (15 minutes or so) video on a pressing world issue—and then discuss over a cup of coffee. All are welcome to attend any or all sessions — just drop on in!

 
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Weekly Cozy Reading with Early Bird Book Access

Join us for a cozy beverage as we talk all about books and get Early Bird access to our newest titles!

This is a Winter Reading Club program! Join our Winter Reading Club for weekly prizes, reading recommendations, fun book talks and more! Visit pagingoceanside.com. 
 
LOCATION: Magazine Section

Join us for a cozy beverage as we talk all about books and get Early Bird access to our newest titles!

This is a Winter Reading Club program! Join our Winter Reading Club for weekly prizes, reading recommendations, fun book talks and more! Visit pagingoceanside.com. 
 
LOCATION: Magazine Section

 
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Adult Special Needs Social Time

No Registration Required
Join us each Thursday for an afternoon of board games or movies or other opportunity to socialize. Caregivers must be present.

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

No Registration Required
Join us each Thursday for an afternoon of board games or movies or other opportunity to socialize. Caregivers must be present.

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Friday May 8, 2020
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Film Screening and Discussion
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Next Chapter Book Club

Literacy Nassau's Next Chapter Book Clubs. These small book clubs of 6-8 people offer adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities the opportunity to read for pleasure and socialize in the community. Guided by a pair of trained volunteer facilitators, Literacy Nassau's Next Chapter Book Clubs meet weekly for an hour at select libraries and cafes across Nassau and Suffolk counties.

Adults with developmental disabilities may join a book club regardless of their literacy level.  If you are interested in joining Next Chapter Book Clubs visit www.LiteracyNassau.org for more information. Call Kim Nau at 516-867-3580, extension 18 to learn more about the program. 

 

 

LOCATION: Magazine Section

Literacy Nassau's Next Chapter Book Clubs. These small book clubs of 6-8 people offer adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities the opportunity to read for pleasure and socialize in the community. Guided by a pair of trained volunteer facilitators, Literacy Nassau's Next Chapter Book Clubs meet weekly for an hour at select libraries and cafes across Nassau and Suffolk counties.

Adults with developmental disabilities may join a book club regardless of their literacy level.  If you are interested in joining Next Chapter Book Clubs visit www.LiteracyNassau.org for more information. Call Kim Nau at 516-867-3580, extension 18 to learn more about the program. 

 

 

LOCATION: Magazine Section

 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Booker's Cafe - Folk

Join us for an evening of entertainment--cafe style. Light refreshments.

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Join us for an evening of entertainment--cafe style. Light refreshments.

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Saturday May 9, 2020
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Meditation with Pat Anderson

Come and explore your own innate abilities in connecting to the healing power which lies within you. This meditation will guide you in using the light touch of your own hands on various positions of your body to help bring about harmony and balance within. Workshops will be run by Patricia Anderson.

Registration Required. No fee. Series includes: April 4, 11, 18 (in Room 2) and May 2, 9, 30 (in Room 1). 

LOCATION: Meet Rm 1 & 2 - refer to notes

Come and explore your own innate abilities in connecting to the healing power which lies within you. This meditation will guide you in using the light touch of your own hands on various positions of your body to help bring about harmony and balance within. Workshops will be run by Patricia Anderson.

Registration Required. No fee. Series includes: April 4, 11, 18 (in Room 2) and May 2, 9, 30 (in Room 1). 

LOCATION: Meet Rm 1 & 2 - refer to notes

Monday May 11, 2020
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10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open Canasta for Adults

Bring your cards and your friends for a full day of Canasta. Open tables and coffee are provided. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Bring your cards and your friends for a full day of Canasta. Open tables and coffee are provided. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open Mah Jongg for Adults

Bring your Mah Jongg sets and your friends for open Mah Jongg free play. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room 3

Bring your Mah Jongg sets and your friends for open Mah Jongg free play. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room 3

 
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Monday Movie
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Cover Letter 101

 Learn tips on how to create a unique cover letter for your future interviews! Please bring a written or typed listing of your skill and career objectives for a more personalized workshop.

Registration required

CONTACT: Briana Moore  516-766-2360 ext 324  bmoore@oceansidelibrary.com
LOCATION: Meeting Room 3

 Learn tips on how to create a unique cover letter for your future interviews! Please bring a written or typed listing of your skill and career objectives for a more personalized workshop.

Registration required

CONTACT:
  Briana Moore
  516.766.2360 ext 324
  bmoore@oceansidelibrary.com

LOCATION: Meeting Room 3

 
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7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday Movie
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
Tuesday May 12, 2020
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12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Fit & Fabulous

Get your feet moving and your hands clapping with Helene Just in this exercise program designed to increase strength, tone, balance, and stamina that can be done either sitting or standing. Please wear comfortable clothes and footwear and bring a set of light weights and exercise bands.

Registration required. Fee: $30. Series includes: Tuesdays, April 21, 28, May 5, 12, 19, 26

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Get your feet moving and your hands clapping with Helene Just in this exercise program designed to increase strength, tone, balance, and stamina that can be done either sitting or standing. Please wear comfortable clothes and footwear and bring a set of light weights and exercise bands.

Registration required. Fee: $30. Series includes: Tuesdays, April 21, 28, May 5, 12, 19, 26

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Wednesday May 13, 2020
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Zumba Gold Series 2

mba Gold class introduces easy-to-follow Zumba choreography that focuses on balance, range of motion and coordination. Come ready to sweat, and prepare to leave empowered and feeling strong.

Registration Required. Fee: $20, Series includes: May 6, 13, 20, 27

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

mba Gold class introduces easy-to-follow Zumba choreography that focuses on balance, range of motion and coordination. Come ready to sweat, and prepare to leave empowered and feeling strong.

Registration Required. Fee: $20, Series includes: May 6, 13, 20, 27

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Talking to Your Doctor

It is often difficult for caregivers to speak with their physician regarding their loved ones diagnosis. Get tips on how to speak with your doctor about Dementia and important questions to ask during your visit. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

It is often difficult for caregivers to speak with their physician regarding their loved ones diagnosis. Get tips on how to speak with your doctor about Dementia and important questions to ask during your visit. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Thursday May 14, 2020
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2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Weekly Cozy Reading with Early Bird Book Access

Join us for a cozy beverage as we talk all about books and get Early Bird access to our newest titles!

This is a Winter Reading Club program! Join our Winter Reading Club for weekly prizes, reading recommendations, fun book talks and more! Visit pagingoceanside.com. 
 
LOCATION: Magazine Section

Join us for a cozy beverage as we talk all about books and get Early Bird access to our newest titles!

This is a Winter Reading Club program! Join our Winter Reading Club for weekly prizes, reading recommendations, fun book talks and more! Visit pagingoceanside.com. 
 
LOCATION: Magazine Section

 
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Adult Special Needs Social Time

No Registration Required
Join us each Thursday for an afternoon of board games or movies or other opportunity to socialize. Caregivers must be present.

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

No Registration Required
Join us each Thursday for an afternoon of board games or movies or other opportunity to socialize. Caregivers must be present.

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Friday May 15, 2020
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2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
From Verse To First WORDshop
From Verse To First, A Writers' Wordshop with our Poet-in-Residence, Christina M. Rau. You can ask questions about the writing process, and Poetry writing. Christina will have suggestions and tips for the creative patrons at home! 
This Wordstop topic will be: Identity Poetics: Sounds of Poetry: All about all the sounds words can make
 
Please join from your computer, tablet or smartphone.
https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/257685213

You can also dial in using your phone.
United States: +1 (669) 224-3412

Access Code: 257-685-213

New to GoToMeeting? Get the app now and be ready when your first meeting starts:
https://global.gotomeeting.com/install/257685213
LOCATION: Online Program
From Verse To First, A Writers' Wordshop with our Poet-in-Residence, Christina M. Rau. You can ask questions about the writing process, and Poetry writing. Christina will have suggestions and tips for the creative patrons at home! 
This Wordstop topic will be: Identity Poetics: Sounds of Poetry: All about all the sounds words can make
 
Please join from your computer, tablet or smartphone.
https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/257685213

You can also dial in using your phone.
United States: +1 (669) 224-3412

Access Code: 257-685-213

New to GoToMeeting? Get the app now and be ready when your first meeting starts:
https://global.gotomeeting.com/install/257685213
LOCATION: Online Program

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Next Chapter Book Club

Literacy Nassau's Next Chapter Book Clubs. These small book clubs of 6-8 people offer adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities the opportunity to read for pleasure and socialize in the community. Guided by a pair of trained volunteer facilitators, Literacy Nassau's Next Chapter Book Clubs meet weekly for an hour at select libraries and cafes across Nassau and Suffolk counties.

Adults with developmental disabilities may join a book club regardless of their literacy level.  If you are interested in joining Next Chapter Book Clubs visit www.LiteracyNassau.org for more information. Call Kim Nau at 516-867-3580, extension 18 to learn more about the program. 

 

 

LOCATION: Magazine Section

Literacy Nassau's Next Chapter Book Clubs. These small book clubs of 6-8 people offer adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities the opportunity to read for pleasure and socialize in the community. Guided by a pair of trained volunteer facilitators, Literacy Nassau's Next Chapter Book Clubs meet weekly for an hour at select libraries and cafes across Nassau and Suffolk counties.

Adults with developmental disabilities may join a book club regardless of their literacy level.  If you are interested in joining Next Chapter Book Clubs visit www.LiteracyNassau.org for more information. Call Kim Nau at 516-867-3580, extension 18 to learn more about the program. 

 

 

LOCATION: Magazine Section

Monday May 18, 2020
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10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open Canasta for Adults

Bring your cards and your friends for a full day of Canasta. Open tables and coffee are provided. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Bring your cards and your friends for a full day of Canasta. Open tables and coffee are provided. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open Mah Jongg for Adults

Bring your Mah Jongg sets and your friends for open Mah Jongg free play. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room 3

Bring your Mah Jongg sets and your friends for open Mah Jongg free play. 

LOCATION: Meeting Room 3

 
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4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
SPEAC Advisory Meeting
LOCATION: Meeting Room 3
Tuesday May 19, 2020
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10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Medicaid Enrollment Assistance for the Aged, Blind, and Disabled

Nassau-Suffolk Hospital Council will have facilitated enrollers trained by the NY State Department of Health to assist the aged, blind and disabled populations enroll into the following programs: Medicaid, Medicaid Buy-In for Working People with Disabilities (MBI-WPD), Medicaid Spend-down, Medicare Savings (MSP), and Medicaid for Institutional Care in a Nursing home.  Enrollment will run on a first-come, first-served basis, free of charge, and will be available every 3rd Tuesday of the month between 10am – 12:30pm.  For more information, please call the Nassau-Suffolk Hospital Council at 631-435-3000

LOCATION: Meeting Room 3

Nassau-Suffolk Hospital Council will have facilitated enrollers trained by the NY State Department of Health to assist the aged, blind and disabled populations enroll into the following programs: Medicaid, Medicaid Buy-In for Working People with Disabilities (MBI-WPD), Medicaid Spend-down, Medicare Savings (MSP), and Medicaid for Institutional Care in a Nursing home.  Enrollment will run on a first-come, first-served basis, free of charge, and will be available every 3rd Tuesday of the month between 10am – 12:30pm.  For more information, please call the Nassau-Suffolk Hospital Council at 631-435-3000

LOCATION: Meeting Room 3

 
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12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Fit & Fabulous

Get your feet moving and your hands clapping with Helene Just in this exercise program designed to increase strength, tone, balance, and stamina that can be done either sitting or standing. Please wear comfortable clothes and footwear and bring a set of light weights and exercise bands.

Registration required. Fee: $30. Series includes: Tuesdays, April 21, 28, May 5, 12, 19, 26

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Get your feet moving and your hands clapping with Helene Just in this exercise program designed to increase strength, tone, balance, and stamina that can be done either sitting or standing. Please wear comfortable clothes and footwear and bring a set of light weights and exercise bands.

Registration required. Fee: $30. Series includes: Tuesdays, April 21, 28, May 5, 12, 19, 26

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

 
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12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
NAMI Support Group

FAMILY SUPPORT GROUP FOR ANY ADULT WITH ADOLESCENT OR YOUNGER LOVED ONES WHO HAVE EXPERIENCED SYMPTOMS OF A MENTAL HEALTH CONDITION

The Oceanside Library, along with Queens /Nassau NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) , is sponsoring a peer-lead support group for any adult family member with adolescent or younger loved ones who have experienced symptoms of a mental health condition. Gain insight from the challenges and successes of others facing similar experiences.

NAMI’s support groups are unique because they follow a structured model, ensuring everyone has an opportunity to be heard and to get what they need.

-Free of cost to participants

-Led by family members of people with mental health conditions

-90 minutes long, meets at the Oceanside Library, every other week

-No specific medical therapy or treatment is endorsed

-Confidential

By sharing your experiences in a safe setting, you can gain hope and develop supportive relationships. This group allows your voice to be heard and provides an opportunity for your voice to be heard and provides an opportunity for your personal needs to be met. It encourages empathy, productive discussion and a sense of community. You’ll benefit from other’s experiences, discover your inner strength and empower yourself by sharing your own experiences in a safe, non-judgmental space.

The group begins on Tuesday, January 21, at 12:30 P.M. Although it would be most beneficial, you do not have to attend every session.

For information contact: dsills@namiqn.org

 
LOCATION: Meeting Room 3

FAMILY SUPPORT GROUP FOR ANY ADULT WITH ADOLESCENT OR YOUNGER LOVED ONES WHO HAVE EXPERIENCED SYMPTOMS OF A MENTAL HEALTH CONDITION

The Oceanside Library, along with Queens /Nassau NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) , is sponsoring a peer-lead support group for any adult family member with adolescent or younger loved ones who have experienced symptoms of a mental health condition. Gain insight from the challenges and successes of others facing similar experiences.

NAMI’s support groups are unique because they follow a structured model, ensuring everyone has an opportunity to be heard and to get what they need.

-Free of cost to participants

-Led by family members of people with mental health conditions

-90 minutes long, meets at the Oceanside Library, every other week

-No specific medical therapy or treatment is endorsed

-Confidential

By sharing your experiences in a safe setting, you can gain hope and develop supportive relationships. This group allows your voice to be heard and provides an opportunity for your voice to be heard and provides an opportunity for your personal needs to be met. It encourages empathy, productive discussion and a sense of community. You’ll benefit from other’s experiences, discover your inner strength and empower yourself by sharing your own experiences in a safe, non-judgmental space.

The group begins on Tuesday, January 21, at 12:30 P.M. Although it would be most beneficial, you do not have to attend every session.

For information contact: dsills@namiqn.org

 
LOCATION: Meeting Room 3

 
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1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Woodcarvers Club

No Registration Required

All are welcome to join in on the wood carving fun! Meet with other artists and craftsmen (and beginners) and learn from each other. Curious? 

Come on down!  Must follow all safety rules.
 

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

No Registration Required

All are welcome to join in on the wood carving fun! Meet with other artists and craftsmen (and beginners) and learn from each other. Curious? 

Come on down!  Must follow all safety rules.
 

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Painted Pineapple Cutting Board

Decorate a pineapple bamboo cutting board for your summer gatherings. Fee $10.00 

Registration required

 
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Decorate a pineapple bamboo cutting board for your summer gatherings. Fee $10.00 

Registration required

 
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday Night Yoga

Vinyasa is a type of yoga that links movement and breath to attain balance in the mind and body. Connecting movement with our breath links our awareness to the present. Join  Dorothy Scott for a relaxing yet invigorating class that encompasses basic yoga poses which focus on lengthening the body’s muscles, while expanding the joints as we utilize the breath to gain clarity within.  We will begin slowly to gradually prepare the body for deeper asana (poses) and end it by honoring our practice with a relaxing (meditation) sivasana. 

Bring a mat, and perhaps a towel and water.  Wear loose fitting clothing. Namaste.

Registration Required. Fee: $25. Series includes: April 7, 21, May 5, 19, 26 

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Vinyasa is a type of yoga that links movement and breath to attain balance in the mind and body. Connecting movement with our breath links our awareness to the present. Join  Dorothy Scott for a relaxing yet invigorating class that encompasses basic yoga poses which focus on lengthening the body’s muscles, while expanding the joints as we utilize the breath to gain clarity within.  We will begin slowly to gradually prepare the body for deeper asana (poses) and end it by honoring our practice with a relaxing (meditation) sivasana. 

Bring a mat, and perhaps a towel and water.  Wear loose fitting clothing. Namaste.

Registration Required. Fee: $25. Series includes: April 7, 21, May 5, 19, 26 

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Wednesday May 20, 2020
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Zumba Gold Series 2

mba Gold class introduces easy-to-follow Zumba choreography that focuses on balance, range of motion and coordination. Come ready to sweat, and prepare to leave empowered and feeling strong.

Registration Required. Fee: $20, Series includes: May 6, 13, 20, 27

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

mba Gold class introduces easy-to-follow Zumba choreography that focuses on balance, range of motion and coordination. Come ready to sweat, and prepare to leave empowered and feeling strong.

Registration Required. Fee: $20, Series includes: May 6, 13, 20, 27

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday Matinee
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
Thursday May 21, 2020
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
TED, Coffee & Conversation

Join us as each session we watch a different, interesting TED Talk (15 minutes or so) video on a pressing world issue—and then discuss over a cup of coffee. All are welcome to attend any or all sessions — just drop on in!

 
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Join us as each session we watch a different, interesting TED Talk (15 minutes or so) video on a pressing world issue—and then discuss over a cup of coffee. All are welcome to attend any or all sessions — just drop on in!

 
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Unicorn Networking: For Millennial Entrepreneurs

Are you a millennial with a business, or looking to start one? Meet like-minded entrepreneurs, network, and hear an informative talk on a topic of key interest to you and your business. Free!

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Are you a millennial with a business, or looking to start one? Meet like-minded entrepreneurs, network, and hear an informative talk on a topic of key interest to you and your business. Free!

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Weekly Cozy Reading with Early Bird Book Access

Join us for a cozy beverage as we talk all about books and get Early Bird access to our newest titles!

This is a Winter Reading Club program! Join our Winter Reading Club for weekly prizes, reading recommendations, fun book talks and more! Visit pagingoceanside.com. 
 
LOCATION: Magazine Section

Join us for a cozy beverage as we talk all about books and get Early Bird access to our newest titles!

This is a Winter Reading Club program! Join our Winter Reading Club for weekly prizes, reading recommendations, fun book talks and more! Visit pagingoceanside.com. 
 
LOCATION: Magazine Section

 
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Adult Special Needs Social Time

No Registration Required
Join us each Thursday for an afternoon of board games or movies or other opportunity to socialize. Caregivers must be present.

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

No Registration Required
Join us each Thursday for an afternoon of board games or movies or other opportunity to socialize. Caregivers must be present.

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Oceanside SAFE Meeting
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
Friday May 22, 2020
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12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Chair Yoga Series 2

Chair Yoga is a very gentle form of yoga which works your muscles and joints to increase flexibility/mobility, circulation, strength and balance.  It helps to firm and tone the body. The movements and postures in chair yoga encourages deep breathing, improved posture and meditation. It is said that chair yoga helps to reduce blood pressure, quicken recovery from injuries or surgery and improves sleep.  Chair yoga is a great way to experience overall well being in body and mind.

With instructor Marianne Bochilo.

Registration Required. Fee: $15. Series includes: May - 1, 22, 29

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Chair Yoga is a very gentle form of yoga which works your muscles and joints to increase flexibility/mobility, circulation, strength and balance.  It helps to firm and tone the body. The movements and postures in chair yoga encourages deep breathing, improved posture and meditation. It is said that chair yoga helps to reduce blood pressure, quicken recovery from injuries or surgery and improves sleep.  Chair yoga is a great way to experience overall well being in body and mind.

With instructor Marianne Bochilo.

Registration Required. Fee: $15. Series includes: May - 1, 22, 29

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Next Chapter Book Club

Literacy Nassau's Next Chapter Book Clubs. These small book clubs of 6-8 people offer adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities the opportunity to read for pleasure and socialize in the community. Guided by a pair of trained volunteer facilitators, Literacy Nassau's Next Chapter Book Clubs meet weekly for an hour at select libraries and cafes across Nassau and Suffolk counties.

Adults with developmental disabilities may join a book club regardless of their literacy level.  If you are interested in joining Next Chapter Book Clubs visit www.LiteracyNassau.org for more information. Call Kim Nau at 516-867-3580, extension 18 to learn more about the program. 

 

 

LOCATION: Magazine Section

Literacy Nassau's Next Chapter Book Clubs. These small book clubs of 6-8 people offer adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities the opportunity to read for pleasure and socialize in the community. Guided by a pair of trained volunteer facilitators, Literacy Nassau's Next Chapter Book Clubs meet weekly for an hour at select libraries and cafes across Nassau and Suffolk counties.

Adults with developmental disabilities may join a book club regardless of their literacy level.  If you are interested in joining Next Chapter Book Clubs visit www.LiteracyNassau.org for more information. Call Kim Nau at 516-867-3580, extension 18 to learn more about the program. 

 

 

LOCATION: Magazine Section

Tuesday May 26, 2020
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11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Alzheimer's Association Support Group

Presented by the Alzheimer’s Association, this Support group is for those caring for loved ones with Alzheimer’s, dementia, etc. All are welcome--this is an open group. Call 1-800-272-3900 to register.

 
LOCATION: Meeting Room 3

Presented by the Alzheimer’s Association, this Support group is for those caring for loved ones with Alzheimer’s, dementia, etc. All are welcome--this is an open group. Call 1-800-272-3900 to register.

 
LOCATION: Meeting Room 3

 
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12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Fit & Fabulous

Get your feet moving and your hands clapping with Helene Just in this exercise program designed to increase strength, tone, balance, and stamina that can be done either sitting or standing. Please wear comfortable clothes and footwear and bring a set of light weights and exercise bands.

Registration required. Fee: $30. Series includes: Tuesdays, April 21, 28, May 5, 12, 19, 26

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Get your feet moving and your hands clapping with Helene Just in this exercise program designed to increase strength, tone, balance, and stamina that can be done either sitting or standing. Please wear comfortable clothes and footwear and bring a set of light weights and exercise bands.

Registration required. Fee: $30. Series includes: Tuesdays, April 21, 28, May 5, 12, 19, 26

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

 
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5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Board Meeting
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday Night Yoga

Vinyasa is a type of yoga that links movement and breath to attain balance in the mind and body. Connecting movement with our breath links our awareness to the present. Join  Dorothy Scott for a relaxing yet invigorating class that encompasses basic yoga poses which focus on lengthening the body’s muscles, while expanding the joints as we utilize the breath to gain clarity within.  We will begin slowly to gradually prepare the body for deeper asana (poses) and end it by honoring our practice with a relaxing (meditation) sivasana. 

Bring a mat, and perhaps a towel and water.  Wear loose fitting clothing. Namaste.

Registration Required. Fee: $25. Series includes: April 7, 21, May 5, 19, 26 

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Vinyasa is a type of yoga that links movement and breath to attain balance in the mind and body. Connecting movement with our breath links our awareness to the present. Join  Dorothy Scott for a relaxing yet invigorating class that encompasses basic yoga poses which focus on lengthening the body’s muscles, while expanding the joints as we utilize the breath to gain clarity within.  We will begin slowly to gradually prepare the body for deeper asana (poses) and end it by honoring our practice with a relaxing (meditation) sivasana. 

Bring a mat, and perhaps a towel and water.  Wear loose fitting clothing. Namaste.

Registration Required. Fee: $25. Series includes: April 7, 21, May 5, 19, 26 

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Wednesday May 27, 2020
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Zumba Gold Series 2

mba Gold class introduces easy-to-follow Zumba choreography that focuses on balance, range of motion and coordination. Come ready to sweat, and prepare to leave empowered and feeling strong.

Registration Required. Fee: $20, Series includes: May 6, 13, 20, 27

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

mba Gold class introduces easy-to-follow Zumba choreography that focuses on balance, range of motion and coordination. Come ready to sweat, and prepare to leave empowered and feeling strong.

Registration Required. Fee: $20, Series includes: May 6, 13, 20, 27

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Thursday May 28, 2020
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2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Weekly Cozy Reading with Early Bird Book Access

Join us for a cozy beverage as we talk all about books and get Early Bird access to our newest titles!

This is a Winter Reading Club program! Join our Winter Reading Club for weekly prizes, reading recommendations, fun book talks and more! Visit pagingoceanside.com. 
 
LOCATION: Magazine Section

Join us for a cozy beverage as we talk all about books and get Early Bird access to our newest titles!

This is a Winter Reading Club program! Join our Winter Reading Club for weekly prizes, reading recommendations, fun book talks and more! Visit pagingoceanside.com. 
 
LOCATION: Magazine Section

 
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Adult Special Needs Social Time

No Registration Required
Join us each Thursday for an afternoon of board games or movies or other opportunity to socialize. Caregivers must be present.

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

No Registration Required
Join us each Thursday for an afternoon of board games or movies or other opportunity to socialize. Caregivers must be present.

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Painted Pineapple Cutting Board

Decorate a pineapple bamboo cutting board for your summer gatherings. Fee $10.00 

Registration required

 
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Decorate a pineapple bamboo cutting board for your summer gatherings. Fee $10.00 

Registration required

 
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Friday May 29, 2020
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12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Chair Yoga Series 2

Chair Yoga is a very gentle form of yoga which works your muscles and joints to increase flexibility/mobility, circulation, strength and balance.  It helps to firm and tone the body. The movements and postures in chair yoga encourages deep breathing, improved posture and meditation. It is said that chair yoga helps to reduce blood pressure, quicken recovery from injuries or surgery and improves sleep.  Chair yoga is a great way to experience overall well being in body and mind.

With instructor Marianne Bochilo.

Registration Required. Fee: $15. Series includes: May - 1, 22, 29

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

Chair Yoga is a very gentle form of yoga which works your muscles and joints to increase flexibility/mobility, circulation, strength and balance.  It helps to firm and tone the body. The movements and postures in chair yoga encourages deep breathing, improved posture and meditation. It is said that chair yoga helps to reduce blood pressure, quicken recovery from injuries or surgery and improves sleep.  Chair yoga is a great way to experience overall well being in body and mind.

With instructor Marianne Bochilo.

Registration Required. Fee: $15. Series includes: May - 1, 22, 29

LOCATION: Meeting Room 1

 
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Film Screening and Discussion
LOCATION: Meeting Room 1
 
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2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
From Verse to First Wordshop
From Verse To First, A Writers' Wordshop with our Poet-in-Residence, Christina M. Rau. You can ask questions about the writing process, and Poetry writing. Christina will have suggestions and tips for the creative patrons at home! 
This Wordstop topic will be: The Prose Poem -- what makes it a poem?
 
Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone.
https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/283304885

You can also dial in using your phone.
United States: +1 (408) 650-3123

Access Code: 283-304-885

New to GoToMeeting? Get the app now and be ready when your first meeting starts:
https://global.gotomeeting.com/install/283304885
LOCATION: Online Program
From Verse To First, A Writers' Wordshop with our Poet-in-Residence, Christina M. Rau. You can ask questions about the writing process, and Poetry writing. Christina will have suggestions and tips for the creative patrons at home! 
This Wordstop topic will be: The Prose Poem -- what makes it a poem?
 
Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone.
https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/283304885

You can also dial in using your phone.
United States: +1 (408) 650-3123

Access Code: 283-304-885

New to GoToMeeting? Get the app now and be ready when your first meeting starts:
https://global.gotomeeting.com/install/283304885
LOCATION: Online Program

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Next Chapter Book Club

Literacy Nassau's Next Chapter Book Clubs. These small book clubs of 6-8 people offer adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities the opportunity to read for pleasure and socialize in the community. Guided by a pair of trained volunteer facilitators, Literacy Nassau's Next Chapter Book Clubs meet weekly for an hour at select libraries and cafes across Nassau and Suffolk counties.

Adults with developmental disabilities may join a book club regardless of their literacy level.  If you are interested in joining Next Chapter Book Clubs visit www.LiteracyNassau.org for more information. Call Kim Nau at 516-867-3580, extension 18 to learn more about the program. 

 

 

LOCATION: Magazine Section

Literacy Nassau's Next Chapter Book Clubs. These small book clubs of 6-8 people offer adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities the opportunity to read for pleasure and socialize in the community. Guided by a pair of trained volunteer facilitators, Literacy Nassau's Next Chapter Book Clubs meet weekly for an hour at select libraries and cafes across Nassau and Suffolk counties.

Adults with developmental disabilities may join a book club regardless of their literacy level.  If you are interested in joining Next Chapter Book Clubs visit www.LiteracyNassau.org for more information. Call Kim Nau at 516-867-3580, extension 18 to learn more about the program. 

 

 

LOCATION: Magazine Section

Saturday May 30, 2020
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Meditation with Pat Anderson

Come and explore your own innate abilities in connecting to the healing power which lies within you. This meditation will guide you in using the light touch of your own hands on various positions of your body to help bring about harmony and balance within. Workshops will be run by Patricia Anderson.

Registration Required. No fee. Series includes: April 4, 11, 18 (in Room 2) and May 2, 9, 30 (in Room 1). 

LOCATION: Meet Rm 1 & 2 - refer to notes

Come and explore your own innate abilities in connecting to the healing power which lies within you. This meditation will guide you in using the light touch of your own hands on various positions of your body to help bring about harmony and balance within. Workshops will be run by Patricia Anderson.

Registration Required. No fee. Series includes: April 4, 11, 18 (in Room 2) and May 2, 9, 30 (in Room 1). 

LOCATION: Meet Rm 1 & 2 - refer to notes


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