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disAbility & Employment Workshop

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Jun/Fri/2019 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
-Pawling Free Library-
Phone:845-855-3444
Address: 11 Broad St, Pawling NY 12564

This program is being provided by Taconic Resources for Independence

2nd Friday every other month
June 14th
3:00-4:30 pm

If you are under the age of 65 and have questions about how to apply for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI), Supplemental Security Income (SSI); or have questions about how much can you earn without losing your benefits including Medicaid and/or Medicare, then sign-up for one of the following workshops presented by TRI’s Mobile Benefits Counselor!

*If you require a sign-language interpreter you must call or email 2 weeks in advance to Attn: Mandi (845) 452.3913 x119, m.sheraden@taconicresources.org

Registration is required. Call the Pawling Library at 845-855-3444 to register or send an email to Donald at adult@pawlinglibrary.org.

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  • Sep/Mon/2022 2:00 PM - Sep/Mon/2022 4:00 PM

    Monday, September 26
    2-4 pm

    Registration is required. You can register below or by contacting Donald, our Adult Program Coordinator, at adult@pawlinglibrary.org.

     

    The Monday Matinee will take place at Pawling Recreation.

     

    Movie: Elvis
    Stars: Tom Hanks and Austin Butler
    Drama
    Rated: PG-13
    Runtime: 2h 39m

    The life of American music icon Elvis Presley, from his childhood to becoming a rock and movie star in the 1950s while maintaining a complex relationship with his manager, Colonel Tom Parker. –from IMDb

     

    NOTE: This afternoon movie presentation is for an adult audience.

     

    The Pawling Library is proud to be partnering with Pawling Recreation.

     

    2 Lakeside Dr, Pawling NY 12564
    845-855-1131
    Email: recreation@pawling.org
    http://pawlingrec.com

  • Sep/Tue/2022 4:00 PM - Sep/Tue/2022 5:00 PM

    Tuesday, September 27
    4-5 pm

    Registration is required. You can register below or by contacting Donald, our Adult Program Coordinator, at adult@pawlinglibrary.org.

    The book club will be discussing About Face by Fern Michaels.

    This afternoon book club is all about connecting with others just like you who have a passion for reading.

    Connect with friends and make new friends. We look forward to seeing you for an hour of friendly conversations.

    Book selections are agreed upon by our members.

    Please join us.

  • Sep/Wed/2022 1:00 PM - Sep/Wed/2022 2:00 PM

    Wednesdays
    1-2 pm

    Registration is required. You can register below or by contacting Donald, our Adult Program Coordinator, at adult@pawlinglibrary.org.

     

    NOTE: This in-person program will take place each Wednesday from 1-2 pm at Pawling Recreation.

     

    Coloring is more than being creative, it’s a very relaxing activity that has been proven to reduce stress and anxiety.

    Each week we’ll be coloring a new mandala design, while also enjoying a good round of conversation.

    You don’t have to have a degree in art to participate…just some paper and color pencils.

    Please join us. Relax and connect with like-minded people, and add a burst of color to your day!

    All supplies will be provided.

     

    The Pawling Library is proud to be partnering with Pawling Recreation.

     

    Pawling Recreation
    2 Lakeside Dr, Pawling NY 12564
    845-855-1131
    Email: recreation@pawling.org
    http://pawlingrec.com

  • Sep/Wed/2022 2:15 PM - Sep/Wed/2022 3:15 PM

    Wednesday, September 7, 14, 21 & 28
    Friday, September 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30

    Time: 2:15-3:15 pm

    Instructor: Tina Orgera

    Registration is required. Register below or contact Donald, our Adult Program Coordinator, at adult@pawlinglibrary.org.

     

    Do you enjoy line dancing or want to learn?

    It doesn’t matter whether you’re new to this or experienced.

    Spend an hour dancing while listening to a variety of tunes.

    Line dancing is not just entertainment, it's also a good form of exercise.

    Please join us.

    Be good to yourself and have some fun.

    Joy is healthy, too!

     

    The Pawling Library is proud to be partnering with Pawling Recreation for this program.

     

    2 Lakeside Dr, Pawling NY 12564
    845-855-1131
    Email: recreation@pawling.org
    http://pawlingrec.com

  • Sep/Wed/2022 7:00 PM - Sep/Wed/2022 8:00 PM

    Presented by Priyanka Shingala

    Wednesday, September 28
    7-8 pm 

    Registration is required. You can register below or by contacting Donald, our Adult Program Coordinator, at adult@pawlinglibrary.org.

    The college applications process can sound complicated with all its moving parts: SAT/ACT testing, college searches, tours, essays, interviews, and so on.

    In this program, Priyanka Shingala of Let’s Talk College, LLC will provide an updated overview of the process, and cover the exact steps you should take to stay on track, and even get ahead. This program is geared towards parents of all high school students, particularly 10th-12th graders.

    Topics include, but are not limited, to:

    With universities going test-optional, should you take the SAT or ACT?
    College Tours: What should you look for and what questions should you ask?
    Personal statements/supplemental essays/interviews;
    Getting a head start on the admissions process;
    A breakdown of priorities and a timeline of 9-12th grades; and
    Helpful resources to guide you through the process.

     

    About our presenter: Priyanka Shingala has been working in the test prep industry for almost 10 years and started her own business Let’s Talk College, LLC in 2018. Her ultimate goal is to empower families to make informed decisions about their own testing and college application process.

     

    Photograph by Javier Trueba

  • Sep/Thu/2022 1:00 PM - Sep/Thu/2022 2:00 PM

    Thursday afternoons, from 1-2 pm

    Instructor: Maria Polhemus

    Registration is required. You can register below or by contacting Donald, our Adult Program Coordinator, at adult@pawlinglibrary.org.

    Hatha Yoga is one of the most popular relaxing forms of exercise.

    Spend an hour with us and enjoy a new found path to tranquility.

    Each session ends with a guided meditation.

    Program fee: $5.00, per class.

    Note: We ask that you pay in advance for a full month of yoga classes.

    One month of yoga in September: $25.00.

    You can make a non-refundable payment each month using our library’s PayPal account, by check or money order.

    Please make checks / money orders payable to Pawling Library, and mail to Pawling Library, 11 Broad St, Pawling, NY 12564.

    Make sure enclosed with your payment is your name, and indicate that payment is for Hatha Yoga classes.

    Thank you so very much.

  • Sep/Thu/2022 7:00 PM - Sep/Thu/2022 8:00 PM

    Thursday, September 29
    7-8 pm

    Presented by Ayurvedic and Naturopathic Physician Dr. Somesh N. Kaushik

    Tuesday, September 13
    7-8 pm

    Registration is required. Register below or contact Donald, our Adult Program Coordinator, at adult@pawlinglibrary.org.

     

    The urinary system filters blood – ridding it of excess nitrogen, urea, salts, and water - and creates urine as a waste by-product. It also keeps chemicals, such as potassium and sodium, and water in balance. The organs of the urinary system include the kidneys, renal pelvis, ureters, bladder and urethra.

    When the body breaks down foods containing protein (meat, poultry and certain vegetables) urea is produced. It is then carried in the bloodstream to the kidneys, where it is removed along with water and other wastes in the form of urine.

    Other important functions of the kidneys include blood pressure regulation and the production of erythropoietin, which controls red blood cell production in the bone marrow. Kidneys also regulate the acid-base balance and conserve fluids.

    Disorders of the urinary system include: kidney disease, kidney infection, kidney stones, urethritis, cystitis, urinary tract infections, nephritis, and urinary incontinence. Other issues include: renal failure, bladder cancer.

    Ayurveda determines the particular dosha imbalances and treats them accordingly to rebalance the system.

     

    About our presenter: Dr. Somesh N. Kaushik is the owner and chief medical practitioner of Dr. Kaushick’s Ayurvedic and Naturopathic Clinic in Cross River, NY.

    With over 35 years’ experience as an Ayurvedic physician, Dr. Kaushik’s medical training is extensive. He is one of the most experienced Ayurvedic physicians in North America and is the recipient of the Dhanwantri Award, his profession’s highest honor. Dr. Kaushik recently founded the Institute for the Advancement of Ayurvedic Sciences, a research and teaching institution.

    After completing the 6 ½ years of schooling for his Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery (BAMS) from Kurukshetra University, India, in 1983, Dr. Kaushik worked as an Ayurvedic Medical Officer for two years.

    Upon moving to the United States in 1985, Dr. Kaushik received his Masters of Public Health (MPH) and Masters of Public Administration (MPA) from the University of Alabama in 1988. He then worked as an Epidemiologist and Director of HIV/AIDS Sero-surveillance Program with the Alabama Department of Public Health in Birmingham while maintaining an Ayurvedic practice.

    In 1999 he moved to Connecticut and received his Doctor of Naturopathy (ND) from the University of Bridgeport, CT in 2003. He taught Ayurvedic Medicine and Public Health at the College of Naturopathic Medicine, University of Bridgeport, as well as serving as the Director of Admissions there. He has been a faculty member with the University of Bridgeport, Division of Health Sciences since 2001. Dr. Kaushik co-founded the Institute for Ayurvedic and Naturopathic Therapies in Fairfield, CT in 2006.

    Dr. Kaushik lectures on Ayurvedic Medicine at the National College of Naturopathic Medicine, Portland, OR, as well as at various national and international symposiums and events. He also offers courses, workshops, lectures, and training in Ayurvedic medicine locally. Dr. Kaushik is an approved continuing education provider for Yoga teachers through the YACEP (Yoga Alliance for Continuing Education Providers) and has achieved the highest Experienced Registered Yoga Teacher certificate having completed 500 hours of training (E-RYT 500). He includes therapeutic Yoga in his practice.

    Each year, Dr. Kaushik and his family travel to India to set up camps offering free medical care for underserved populations. He’d like to expand this service to other countries as well.

    Dr. Kaushik brings his unique background as an Ayurvedic and Naturopathic practitioner with experience in public health and health education to this locality. He welcomes you into his wellness community.

  • Sep/Fri/2022 2:15 PM - Sep/Fri/2022 3:15 PM

    Wednesday, September 7, 14, 21 & 28
    Friday, September 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30

    Time: 2:15-3:15 pm

    Instructor: Tina Orgera

    Registration is required. Register below or contact Donald, our Adult Program Coordinator, at adult@pawlinglibrary.org.

     

    Do you enjoy line dancing or want to learn?

    It doesn’t matter whether you’re new to this or experienced.

    Spend an hour dancing while listening to a variety of tunes.

    Line dancing is not just entertainment, it's also a good form of exercise.

    Please join us.

    Be good to yourself and have some fun.

    Joy is healthy, too!

     

    The Pawling Library is proud to be partnering with Pawling Recreation for this program.

     

    2 Lakeside Dr, Pawling NY 12564
    845-855-1131
    Email: recreation@pawling.org
    http://pawlingrec.com

  • Oct/Mon/2022 2:00 PM - Oct/Mon/2022 4:00 PM

    Monday, October 3
    2-4 pm

    Registration is required. You can register below or by contacting Donald, our Adult Program Coordinator, at adult@pawlinglibrary.org.

     

    The Monday Matinee will take place at Pawling Recreation.

     

    Movie: Vengeance
    Stars: B.J. Novak & Ashton Kutcher
    Comedy, Mystery, Thriller
    Rated: R
    Running Time: 1h 47m

    A writer from New York City attempts to solve the murder of a girl he hooked up with
    and travels down south to investigate the circumstances of her death
    and discover what happened to her. –from IMDb

     

    NOTE: This afternoon movie presentation is for an adult audience.

     

    The Pawling Library is proud to be partnering with Pawling Recreation.

    2 Lakeside Dr, Pawling NY 12564
    845-855-1131
    Email: recreation@pawling.org
    http://pawlingrec.com

  • Oct/Mon/2022 7:00 PM - Oct/Mon/2022 8:00 PM

    Monday, October 3
    7-8 pm

    Registration is required. You can register below or by contacting Donald, our Adult Program Coordinator, at adult@pawlinglibrary.org.

    Each month, in a respectful and open environment, we’ll explore a new topic led by a different community leader.

    Our wellness as individuals and as a community depends on continued sharing, support and conversation in times of celebration as well as in times of conflict.

    Come Together and join us in fostering deeper conversations, listening to disparate experiences and points of view in the realm of challenging contexts. The opinions expressed by the video presenter, conversation facilitator, and program participants are welcomed for the purpose of fostering discussion and reflection, but are not intended to represent the views of the Pawling Free Library.

    We understand that these conversations could be difficult to have, and believe that by coming together to find the willingness to listen and learn, we can aspire to create a stronger Pawling, where ALL community members feel safe, welcome and represented.

    This program is being provided through a partnership with the Pawling Library and Pawling Yoga & Wellness. https://pawlingyogawellness.org