Lansing library announces March programs for adults

2014-02-16T00:00:00Z Lansing library announces March programs for adultsFor The Times nwitimes.com
February 16, 2014 12:00 am  • 

LANSING | The Lansing Public Library, 2750 Indiana Ave., invites the public to participate in their March programs for adults. For more information or to register contact the Adult Services Desk in person or call (708) 474-2447 or go online at www.lansingpl.org

Adult Book Discussions

Avid Reads adult book discussion will meet at 6:30 p.m. March 5 at the Lansing Public Library. The book discussed will be “Round House” by Louise Erdrich. Copies are available at the upstairs circulation desk.

Reality Check adult book discussion will meet at 6:30 p.m. March 13 at the Lansing Public Library. The book discussed will be “Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking” by Susan Cain. Copies are available at the upstairs circulation desk.

Murder and Mayhem adult book discussion will meet at 11 a.m. March 18 at the Lansing Public Library. The book discussed will be “Relic” by Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child. Copies are available at the upstairs circulation desk.

Friends of the Library Book Sale is March 8. Members only shop from 9 to 10 a.m. and the general public shops from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friends membership available at the door. There is an ongoing book sale located in the Fiction and Beyond Department.

Adult Programs

50th Anniversary of Beatlemania Coming to the USA. Part One: The Beatles Performing Years 1957-1966 is at 1:30 p.m. March 8. This presentation traces the origins of the group. The mini documentary is 50 minutes long and includes rare photos, interviews, concert segments and promos. Register.

Part Two: How the Beatles Re-Imagined Rock 'N' Roll in the Studio 1967-1970 is at 1:30 p.m. March 15. Beginning where Part One left off, this one shows the Beatles broadening their artistry into unchartered waters. Performance and promo clips and unreleased audio of the group at work. Register.

Part Three: The Beatles in the '70s 1970-1980 is at 1:30 p.m. March 22. The presentation depicts the bitter break up and subsequent efforts by all four ex-band mates to establish their individual identities. Register.

Learn to Use Your Digital Camera and Shoot Better Images at 6 p.m. March 13. Register.

Brain Games for Seniors from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. March 11. Come and exercise your brain in a fun way with special brain games. Enjoy refreshments, win prizes and have fun. This is a Seniors Only event. Registration is required. Event sponsored by JenCare.

The New Health Care Reform Act: What Every Medicare Beneficiary Should Know is at 10 a.m. March 20. Do you have questions about the health care reform law? Here’s your opportunity to hear an overview of the major provisions of the Affordable Care Act. Register.

Laughter Yoga with Tanaz Bamboat from 1 to 4:30 p.m. March 25. Register.

Tabletop Gaming Night from 1 to 4:30 p.m. March 29. Over the age of 18 and still love games? Then come to Lansing Public Library’s Tabletop Gaming Night. Registration is not required.

Monday Morning Movies at 11 a.m. March 10. Movie being screened will be "All is Lost." Every second Monday of the month the library will be showing one of the hot new releases in the Community Room. No registration is required, however seating is limited at each screening to 60. For more information on the scheduled titles, call Fiction and Beyond. This event is sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

Computer Classes at the Lansing Public Library.

Registration is required and is limited to 10 Lansing Library card holders. Must have library card to register. Classes are 1 1/2 to two hours in length.

Call or pick up the library newsletter for available classes, dates and times.

Purls of Wisdom Knit and Crochet Circle meets at the Lansing Library from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on March 5 and 19 and from 10 a.m. to noon on March 14 and 28.

Calumet River Creative Writers Group meets at the Lansing Library from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. March 1 and 15.

The Lansing Business Women's Association is cutting and sorting coupons for our military families overseas. The coupons can be used six months past the expiration date at their commissary. Join the group on the first Monday of every month at the Lansing Public Library in the Community Room. They meet from 9:30 a.m. to noon and from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Bring scissors and any coupons you may have. For questions call Pat Leck at (708) 323-5232.

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