Category: Adult Programs

LUCINDA SNOWDROP: a musical tale by Marian Grudko dedicated to all Grandmas

Saturday, May 26 at 1:30 pm. This presentation will take place at Front Street Gallery. The gallery is located at 21 Front St, in Patterson, NY. http://frontstreetgallery.org Lucinda is only a toy bunny, yet it’s up to her to save Emmie’s grandma. Will Lucinda make the right choice? Will she do the right thing? With the help of The Great Silver Falcon, Lucinda sets off on a transformative journey and learns the power and pain of promises and love. Marian performs this poignant story, accompanied by her enchanting music. The program is for adults and children ages 4 and up. Registration is required. To register please call the Pawling Library at 845-855-3444.

Yin Yoga & Meditation with Maria Polhemus

Wednesday, May 23 7:00-8:00 pm Feel the peace by being present in the moment. Quiet and calm your mind and body. Experience your genuine self. Please join us for a relaxing session of Yin Yoga followed by Meditation. Wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat or blanket. Program fee: $4.00. Registration is required. To register please call the Pawling Library at 845-855-3444.

Ghostland: An American History in Haunted Places

RESCHEDULED TO TUESDAY, MAY 29, 7:00-8:00 PM Colin Dickey will read from his most recent nonfiction book, Ghostland: An American History in Haunted Places, a cultural history of the United States via its haunted houses, hotels, graveyards, and prisons. He’ll discuss stories of famous hauntings from the Hudson Valley, as well as what those stories tell us about ourselves and our relationship to history. We’ll also discuss why some places seem to be more haunted than others, and give you a chance to tell your own ghost experiences. Registration is required. To register please call the Pawling Library at 845-855-3444.

Arthritis Overview and Adaptions

Presented by Sydney Leone Community Health Educator & Medicare Partnership Development Tuesday, May 8 7:00-8:00 pm Learn everyday adaptions to manage and ease arthritic pain. Registration is required. To register please call the Pawling Library at 845-855-3444.

The Pawling Library and Front Street Gallery Present: A New Chapter Art Exhibition

Featuring 28 artists: Frana K. Baruch, Lone Thygesen Blecher, Susan Bores, Kimberly Bruce, Robert Casilla, Peter Cascone, Nancy Faulds, Mary Ann Glass, Vivian Haberfeld, Susan Hennelly, Carolyn Keane, Lonna Kelly, Kenneth Kolski, Cynthia McCusker, Ginger Mold, Sharon Nakazato, Doreen O’Connor, Felice Panagrosso, Donald Partelow, Karen Presser, Ed Retana, Nora Roberto, Danielle Rogers, Jane Soodalter, James Sparks, Donald Turner, David Vorves, Joann Zwolski. Opening Reception at Front Street Gallery Saturday, April 28, 10:00 am-2:00 pm Exhibition runs through June 22, 2018 If you have any questions, feel free to email the gallery at info@frontstreetgallery.org. Or call 917-880-5307. Front Street Gallery 21 Front Street Patterson, NY 12563 http://frontstreetgallery.org/ We look forward to seeing you at the show!

Self-Publishing Secrets Part 2: How To Promote Your Book

with Marian Grudko Tuesday, April 24 7:00-8:00 pm You’ve created a book, and it’s for sale on Amazon. Congratulations! You’ve told everyone you know. Posted on Facebook. Maybe had a party. All good! Yet the book kind of sits there. Now what? Marian Grudko, storyteller, composer, book editor and book shepherd, reveals under-the-radar strategies to market and promote your particular book to just the right audience. All without exhaustion or breaking the bank! As an added bonus, storyteller Marian Grudko will read excerpts from one of the books she edited and published, Elephant and Rabbit As Told By Skib Bricluster, by author T.A. Young. Registration is required. To register please call the Pawling Library at 845-855-3444.

Yin Yoga & Meditation with Maria Polhemus

Wednesday, April 18 7:00-8:00 pm Feel the peace by being present in the moment. Quiet and calm your mind and body. Experience your genuine self. Please join us for a relaxing session of Yin Yoga followed by Meditation. Wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat or blanket. Program fee: $4.00. Registration is required. To register please call the Pawling Library at 845-855-3444.

Sleep from A to ZZZ

Presented by Sydney Leone Community Health Educator & Medicare Partnership Development Tuesday, April 17 7:00-8:00 pm Learn simple tips on how to improve your sleep without medication. Registration is required. To register please call the Pawling Library at 845-855-3444.

Healthcare Reform: Why Is Healthcare So Expensive?

Presented by Dr. John Cappadona Wednesday, April 11 7:00-8:00 pm At this presentation we’ll be exploring the causes of the skyrocketing cost of healthcare in the U.S., and an explanation of why only the adoption of National Health Insurance will fix the problem. Some of the topics that will be covered are: *Health insurance-what it is, what it does *Prescription drug prices *Specialists vs. Primary Care *Corporatization-how has it performed? *What is National Health Insurance? *How will National Health Insurance affect health care? Please join us for this highly informative seminar. Registration is required. To register please call the Pawling Library at 845-855-3444.

Understanding the Language of the Brain in order to Heal the Body

Tuesday, March 27 / 7:00-8:00 pm Your brain is in charge of the body. It sends signals when healing is needed. Unless you understand the language used by your brain you might miss the signals. When this happens an imbalance takes place and illness occurs. Please join us for this informative presentation and learn how to interpret the brains extraordinary alert system; your key to health and wellness. Our brain knows the answers; our mind just needs a little guidance. About our presenter: Dr. Nancy Iankowitz is a board certified family nurse practitioner, director of Holistic and Integrative Healing LLC, and host of ‘Marcy’s World’ on WPWL 103.7 Pawling Public Radio – a community service offered to help parents communicate effectively with their children, and an ongoing effort to build community wellness by building a wellness community. She is the author of several books, contributes to the ‘Health and Wellness’ section of The Pawling Record, edits peer reviewed nursing journals and texts, offers “Healing Through Journaling” workshops, and enjoys teaching nursing students at both the...