Event Category: Adult

Spring: One Community, One Book:  The Age of Innocence with Stephanie Rogers / Online Program

Spring: One Community, One Book: The Age of Innocence with Stephanie Rogers / Online Program

Wednesday, March 9 6:30-8:00 pm Registration is required. Register below or contact Donald, our Adult Program Coordinator, at adult@pawlinglibrary.org. The Pawling Library is Celebrating its Centennial. For this program we are not only commemorating our library’s anniversary but bringing  people together through their passion for great literary works.  We have selected four classic novels, one for each season, that were popular in the 1920s when our library first came into being.  Our presenter, Stephanie Rogers, will be reading an excerpt  from each novel and then lead a Q & A for our audience. Stephanie Rogers is the author of The Horse I Belong To: How a Misused and Almost Forgotten Grade Mare Showed Me the Way.  The Pawling Library is proud to be partnering with our neighbors Pawling Recreation, the Book Cove and the Pawling Resource Center.  To participate in this program, order a copy of The Age of Innocence through our library. You can also support our partner, the Book Cove, by purchasing this classic novel from our favorite book store. The Age of...

Evening Book Conversations / Online

Evening Book Conversations / Online

Registration is required. Register below or contact Donald, our Adult Program Coordinator, at adult@pawlinglibrary.org. Share your passion for reading. Enjoy friendly discussions about your favorite books. This evening is for you. Book selections are made by our members.

The Healing Power of Gratitude: A Body, Mind, and Spirit Elixir / Online Program

The Healing Power of Gratitude: A Body, Mind, and Spirit Elixir / Online Program

Presented by Dr. Somesh N. Kaushik, ND, BAMS, MPH, MPA, E-RYT 500 Tuesday, December 28 7-8 pm Registration is required. You can register below or by contacting Donald, our Adult Program Coordinator, at adult@pawlinglibrary.org.  Ayurveda, the world’s oldest healing system, defines health as a balance of body, mind, and spirit – epitomizing a true holistic approach to wellness. Ayurveda offers a healing system and a prevention system – a lifestyle that helps curtail disease before it manifests in the body. Central to this is the cultivation of an “attitude of gratitude” – a powerful approach to health and wellness that impacts both the giver and receiver.    Come and discover: How gratitude can heal the mind and heart Why healing the mind and heart precedes healing the body The biochemical impact of gratitude on emotions, the mind, and the body How to view the “opportunity” to heal as a blessing Why positive thinking is critical to healing The place emotions have in healing How music and sound facilitate healing on all levels   About our presenter: Dr....

Graphic Novel Book Club / Online

Graphic Novel Book Club / Online

Tuesday, December 21 7-8 pm Registration is required. You can register below or by contacting Donald, our Adult Program Coordinator, at adult@pawlinglibrary.org.  The Graphic Novel Book Club is an adult book club that meets monthly to discuss comics and graphic novels. We select from a wide variety of titles – indie and foreign comics to classic superhero storylines. Whether you are just getting into comics or a life-long reader, you’ll find good conversation and something new to read.

National Diabetes Prevention Program / Online

National Diabetes Prevention Program / Online

with Lonna Kelly Thursday, December 16 6:30-7:30 pm This program is ongoing throughout the year. Please check our online calendar for the continuing dates.  Registration is required. You can register below or by contacting Donald, our Adult Program Coordinator, at adult@pawlinglibrary.org.  The Pawling Library and Putnam Independent Living Services are partnering to offer you the National Diabetes Prevention Program.  Are you prediabetic?  Work with a trained lifestyle coach and a CDC approved curriculum to prevent or delay types 2 diabetes. Prevent Type 2 will give you a full year of support to help you to:  Eat healthy Add physical activity to your day Manage stress Stay motivated    Please join us.  YOU CAN MAKE A CHANGE FOR LIFE     Putnam Independent Living Services and the Pawling Library partner to offer theNational Diabetes Prevention Program Virtually.  Luke is one of the 84 million Americans who have been diagnosed with prediabetes, a condition where your blood sugar is high but not yet high enough to be diagnosed as Type 2 diabetes. He completed the Prevent Type...