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For more information, please contact the Reference Desk at 248-7363 ext. 233

Senior Rap Group

For the 55+ Set

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Monday November 3rd from 11 AM to 12:30 PM 

Come and join Shelter Rock Public Library Senior Rap Group on selected Mondays 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM.  This group discussion is led by Senior Connections volunteer Ken Rose, who has been participating in varied public library discussion groups for over fifteen years.

 

Caregiver Support Group

Marguerite Dilimetin, Group Facilitator,
Nassau County Office of Human Services of Mental Health
Wednesday, October 22nd from 2:30 to 4:30 PM 
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This support group is designed for all caregivers. It provides an opportunity for participants to share experiences and help one another. No one should be alone! Refreshments will be served.

First time attendees or for additional information, please call 516-227-7055

 

Defensive Driving Class

Empire Safety Council

EmpireSaturday, October 18th from 9:30AM to 3:30 PM

For drivers of all ages

To register please contact Stephen Donnelley at (516) 437-0705

 

AARP Smart Driver Course

aarpSaturday, October 25th from 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM

October Defensive Driving Registration Form

Non residents may register on October 10th if space allows.

 

Adult Book Discussion

Caleb's Crossing

by Geraldine Brooks

Wednesday, November 12th at 2:30 PM

Led by SRPL Librarians Cathy Loechner and Susan Healy

calebCaleb, the son of a chieftain, is the first Native American to graduate from harvard College. Bethia Mayfield is a young Puritan girl who becomes Caleb's lifelong friend and longs for an education but is denied based on her gender. During this unique time in history, the intersection of two people from different cultures and ideas shed light on the love they share for each other adn their home. Narrator Bethia proves an emotionally irresistible guide to the wilds of Marth's Vineyard and the intimate spaces of the human heart. It is through Bethia that Brooks creates a luminous yet harsh tale of love and faith, pain and magic. 

Registration begins October 15th at the Reference Desk. 

 

Hopeful Singles

20120503-SVS-Supperclub-01For ages 55 plus

With Marla Matthews, TV Host

Friday, October 31st & November 19th at 3:00 PM

Life is unpredictable; there are no guarantees and change is always happening. With new friends and inspirational guidance, compassion and support, your journey can be easier! Be part of this group of single adults 55 plus to find hope for your future. 

 

ESOL Classes

 (English for Speakers of Other Languages)

 esolFor Beginners & Intermediate Students

 Wednesdays from 11:30 AM to 1 PM

 October 29

 November 2, 12, 19

 December 3, 10, 17

 In the Community Room

 Registration is NOT required.

 

Computer Classes

Introduction to LinkedIn

Lecture/Demonstration Only

Monday, November 17th from 7-9 PM

linkedin-iconNavigate the website and learn how to create your profile. Use LinkedIn for networking by seeking opportunities and inviting people to your network, search for people, companies and jobs, acquire advanced search information about recruiters and companies, prepare for upcoming interviews and much more.

Space is limited. Registration for Shelter Rock patrons begins October 20th at the Reference Desk. Non-residents permitted if space allows on November 3rd. 

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Tuesday: 9am - 9pm
Wednesday: 11am - 9pm
Thursday: 9am - 9pm
Friday: 9am - 6pm
Saturday: 9am - 5pm
Sunday: 1pm - 5pm