With all of the diets on the market, it can seem hard to determine what plan is best for you. Learn the principles of intuitive eating, where we let our body be our guide in knowing what types of foods to eat and how much to eat for optimal health and well-being!
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New to Medicare? You have CHOICES to make. CHOICES is Connecticut’s program for Health insurance assistance, Outreach, Information and referral, Counseling, Eligibility Screening. Let us help you navigate the health insurance options available to Medicare recipients. Meet with a trained volunteer CHOICES counselor who can answer your questions. The Norwalk Public Library will offer one-on-one sessions on the first Friday of the month from 10:00am to 1:00pm. Walk-ins welcome, but registration is strongly suggested. Registration closes at 5:30pm Wednesday. Registration is at the Reference Desk or call the library at 203-899-2780 ext. 15109. A CHOICES counselor does NOT sell or represent any insurance company. 'The Norwalk Public Library is not responsible for the content of this program. Presentation of this program does not constitute endorsement by the library or the city of Norwalk.
Clap and sing along with Ms. Deirdre and her lively interactive music program! Limited space. Call 203-899-2780 x 15131 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions
Welcome to the NPL Video Game Club! Video games are a part of so many people's lives these days, and perhaps more so now in a COVID-19 world.
Join our resident gamer Aldo as he plays a rotating selection of video games each week, ranging from retro classics to more current releases, while also leaving the door open for discussions about video games, be it gaming news, memories, or friendly debates!
Sit back, relax, and meet some new friends through the wonderful avenue of online networking!
Round 1 at 10:10a, subsequent rounds ASAP; Awards by 1:30p.
NO on site registration; Registration ends 12p on June 3
5 Rounds SS G/15, no delay (5 games of 15 minutes per player per
game; all players play 5 games)
Byes: One ½ point bye permitted in Rounds 1 through 4; 0 point byes permitted
in any round. Must request by end of registration: 12p on June 3.
Sections: 2 sections:
Open (US Chess rated for children pre-K to 12th grade)
Reserve (not US Chess rated for children pre-K to 12th grade)
Prizes: Trophies to Top 3 and Top pK-2, 3-5, 6-8 not otherwise placing in Open;
Trophies to Top 3 in Reserve.
Names of Top player and Top player under 1200 in Open engraved on
Musicant and Yazgoor Cups, respectively.
When Gabi and Jay first fell passionately in love, they lived on different continents. Separated for nine years by circumstances and distance, they eventually found a way to marry. Over three decades though, alcoholism tore them apart, and Gabi moved on.
Then a fatal diagnosis forced them both to make decisions. Without love, Jay’s final journey would be lonely and hard, and Gabi knew she had to return to care for him. She never expected to fall in love again.
This moving memoir doesn’t shy away from the realities of life, but the relationship between these two lovers, tested by separations, alcoholism, and to its ultimate limit by pancreatic cancer, proves that love—and a sense of humor—can conquer anything, even death.
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Where do you get ideas to write fiction stories? New and experienced writers are invited to explore new ways of generating story ideas and creative possibilities, including the OuLiPo method to banish writer's block! Author and writing teacher, Kim Kovach, shares how to create unique characters and interesting stories in this 10-week adult writing program.
Author and fiction writing teacher Kim Kovach, keeps classes creative and fun! The author of six fiction books, Kim teaches fiction and nonfiction writing classes for adults in Fairfield and Westchester. Kim writes a weekly newspaper column for Halston Media and articles for magazines.
Registration is required. Please contact Cynde Bloom Lahey, Director of Library Information Services, firstname.lastname@example.org, to receive Zoom access to the workshops.
This 8-week course will cover computer basics, Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel
The registration will remain open until the roster is full.
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1441 Post Road
Darien Library, along with Norwalk Public Library, is thrilled to celebrate Juneteenth with the Ubuntu Storytellers, a diverse group of Black, brown and mixed-race professional storytellers. They will share their messages of triumph and jubilation, but also their experiences with discrimination, racism, and microaggressions. These stories of "being" and of "being in the skin we are in" aim to engage and open hearts, as well as deepen our empathy, inspiring us to be different and make a difference.
The spirit of Ubuntu translates to "I am, because you are" and relates to the fact that we as humans are all connected and can only grow and progress through the growth and progression of others. Humans are connected to each other and what we do affects the whole world.
Please note that this program is geared towards adults in its content.
Registration for this event will close on June 15, 2022 @ 7:00pm.
Join The Baking Coach live online for her Blueberry Pie workshop! This program will be broadcast to a closed group via Zoom. Kits will be provided with all non-perishable items and available for pick up at the library a week leading up to the workshop. Space is limited, registration is required. All registrants will receive an email with login information for the program. **This program may not be suitable for those with food allergies. Registration form will be available soon!
Main Floor by the Blue Teapot
Powerpoint presentation on Shorefront Park
Main floor by the Blue Teapot
We know Hellen Keller as the blind and deaf young lady who overcame her disabilities to become a speaker, writer, and champion for those afflicted with blindness and deafness. This presentation, however, will delve into Hellen Keller's politics. For example, Hellen Keller was a member of the Socialist Party and became a member of the International Workers of the World or Wobblies. Keller was also friends with some of the leading Leftists of the day. The presentation will also explain Socialism, clarifying the difference between it and Marxism.
Learn about projects and share your ideas. Hear from Senator Duff, Mayor Rilling, Reverend Doctor Clarke and other community leaders.
Refreshments will be served.
This will be a facilitated interactive discussion about addressing the root issues leading youth into the legal system. Senator Duff is sponsoring the event as part of our #InvestinMeCT relaunch vision session tour.
Each month, Tina will introduce you to some great nonfiction titles she has enjoyed and keep you in the know about similar titles to look for. Since this isn’t a book group, you’re not expected to have read in advance the books that Tina will be presenting, but attendees are an important part of Nonfiction Chat, and we look forward to your sharing with us what you’re reading now, great past reads, and your areas of interest. For more information and to register, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
It was love at first sight when actress Tembi met professional chef, Saro, on a street in Florence. There was just one problem: Saro’s traditional Sicilian family did not approve of his marrying a black American woman. However, the couple, heartbroken but undeterred, forged on. They built a happy life in Los Angeles, with fulfilling careers deep friendships, and the love of their lives: a baby girl they adopted at birth. Eventually, they reconciled with Saro’s family just as he faced a formidable cancer that would consume all their dreams.
All along the way she reflects on her and Saro’s romance—an incredible love story that leaps off the pages.
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Families and their children 5 and under can join us every Saturday for interactive stories and music with a variety of performers!
Come join our two local poets: Iyaba Ibo Mandingo & Maya Rose.
Iyaba Ibo Mandingo is a painter, poet, writer, actor and playwright, Arts
Collaborator, Artist Advocate, and Arts Educator. He came to the United
States from his native country of Antigua as a young boy. His first collection of poetry “Fu You Tongue Heavy Lakka 56” was released in 2018 and was
recently re-released. Maya Rose has studied and performed theatre, improv and poetry throughout CT, NY and LA. In Los Angeles she became inspired to bring her poetry to the next level while working as a co- coordinator with Expression Monday ’s, a local open mic and performance organization. She recently self-published her first collection of poems “Poems from my broken heart: expressions on the spiral oflife” and is working on her second “Grace and Lifelines”.
Get a feel for the ocean through the art of watercolors by sampling some artists' work and understanding why oceans vary in the colors blue, green, and brown. Participants will create their own watercolor of oceans and discuss their sound and how they speak to us.
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