Adult and Senior Programs
- 1. Senior Rap Group
- 2. Caregiver Support Group
- 3. ESOL
- 4. Defensive Driving
- 5. Listen 'n Learn
- 6. Afternoon Art Talk
- 7. Adult Book Discussion
- 8. Computer Classes
- 9. Attention Seniors:
For more information, please contact the Reference Desk at 248-7363 ext. 233
Senior Rap Group
For the 55+ Set
Monday, May 5th from 11:00 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
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!
Pre-registration is required; please call the Adult Reference Desk at 248-7363 ext. 242 to register.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
For Beginners & Intermediate Students
Wednesdays 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
February 5th through June 18
*There will be no classes on February 19, April 16, and May 21*
In the Community Room
Registration is NOT required.
Empire Safety Council
For drivers of all ages
To register please contact Stephen Donnelley at (516) 437-0705
AARP Smart Driver Course
Saturday, April 26th from 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Non residents may register on April 10th if space allows.
Listen 'n Learn
Hypnosis for Relaxtion and Personal Growth
With Murray Fullman,
V.P. NYS Fraternal Order of Police Surgeon's Lodge
Tuesday, April 29th at 11:30 AM
Afternoon Art Talk
The Passions of Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux
With Ines Powell,
Educator, Metropolitan Museum of Art
Friday, April 25th at 1:30 PM
Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux (1827-1875) was a French sculptor during the Second Empire under Napoleon III. His work owes much to its doctrines and the ancient and modern masters to whom he was exposed during his apprenticeship in Rome. This illustrated lecture will includethe major projects that Carpeaux undertook during his brief career. It will include marble masterpieces, such as the Prince Imperial with his Dog Nero and Ugolino and his Sons.
This program coincides with a Special Exhibitation at The Metropolitan Museum of Art ~ March 4 to May 27, 2014
Adult Book Discussion
By Mac Griswold
Wednesday, April 23 at 2:30 PM
Led by SRPL Librarians Chris Karlssen and Jim Brown
Landscape historian Mac Griswold, has written the "biography" of Shelter Island's Sylvester Manor and its original 8000 acres that have "...endured through wars great and small, through fortunes won and lost, through histories bright and sinister." It is also the story of families that have lived there from colonial times when it was an early center of slavery.
Register at the Reference Desk
Introduction to LinkedIn
Wednesday, April 30 from 7-9 PM
Navigate 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 patron begins March 28 at the Reference Desk. Non-residents permitted if space allows on April 11th.0
Intermediate Microsoft Excel
Tuesday, May 6th from 7-9 PM
Learn more about the world's most popular spreadsheet program, including functions, working with ranges, macros, charting and much more.
Prerequisites: Computer Kindergarten, Computer 1st Grade and Introduction to Microsoft Excel or equivalent.
Space is limited. Registration for Shelter Rock patrons begins April 8th at the Reference Desk. Non-residents permitted if space allows on April 22nd.
Introduction to eBay
Monday, May 19th from 7-9 PM
In this lecture and demonstration class, learn how to buy and sell items using eBay. Some of the many topics covered are creating an account, checking reliability of sellers and buyers, online safety and much more.
Space is limited. Registration for Shelter Rock patrons begins April 22nd at the Reference Desk. Non-residents permitted if space allows on May 6th.
Computer & Internet Basics...
SRPL Teens teaching SRPL Seniors (Over age 50)
Would you like an individual tutoring session with a trained teen volunteer? Are you interested in learning the Internet, e-mail or computer basics?
If the answer is yes, then join us for one 45 minute session on:
Saturday mornings April 5 and 19 from 10:15 AM to 11 AM or 11AM to 11:45 AM
Wednesday afternoons on April 2 and 9th from 3:45 to 4:30 PM or 4:30 to 5:15 PM
Seniors may register at the Reference Desk starting on February 18th.
|Monday:||9am - 9pm|
|Tuesday:||9am - 9pm|
|Wednesday:||11am - 9pm|
|Thursday:||9am - 9pm|
|Friday:||9am - 6pm|
|Saturday:||9am - 5pm|
|Sunday:||1pm - 5pm|