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Manitowoc Public Library April 2018 Adult Events

March 22, 2018
Manitowoc, WI, March 19, 2018—The Manitowoc Public Library January Adult Events are scheduled on the following dates and times:
Great Decisions Lecture Series, April 2, 6:00 PM
A bonus Great Decision! Due to a postponement caused by inclement weather, the Great Decisions lecture series will be extending into April. On April 2nd, Beth Dougherty, PhD, Beloit College, will present a lecture on “Turkey: A Partner in Crisis,” followed by a community discussion on the topic. Balkansky Community Room.
Lakeshore Grief Support, Monday, April 2, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM. Lakeshore Grief Support Programs is a non-profit volunteer organization of people who are trained and committed to helping all people of all walks of life through the difficult journey of grief.  We are not professional counselors, but we are people who believe that the support we can give each other when going through loss of a loved one is powerful and healing. Franklin Street Room.
Lakeshore Memory Café, Wednesday, April 4, 10:00 AM-11:30 AM. Lakeshore Memory Café provides a comfortable and non-judgmental environment in which persons with dementia, their families and their caregivers can interact and enjoy the company of others experiencing similar challenges. Balkansky Community Room.
The Lakeshore Writers, Wednesday, April 4, 10:00 AM-11:30 AM
National Library Week, April 8-14. Manitowoc Public Library and Lester Public Library have partnered with local businesses to provide our communities with some great deals! Show ANY library card from the 8th to the 14th and awesome deals at participating businesses in Manitowoc, Two Rivers and Mishicot. Also, enter raffles at both libraries for a shot at fabulous prizes. Visit www.manitowoclibrary.org for all the details!
Computer Classes: Intro to Overdrive/Libby, Tuesday, April 10, 6:00 PM-8 PM; Wednesday, April 18, 10:00 AM-Noon; Friday, April 27, Noon-2:00 PM. Classes will meet in the Library Board Room.
Author Event with Patricia Skalka, Wednesday, April 11, 6:00 PM. Ms. Skalka will be presenting a Sneak Peek at Death Rides the Ferry, the soon-to-be-released fourth novel in the Dave Cubiak Door County Mystery series. Balknasky Community Room.
Book & a Movie @ Lakeshore Cinema/Hidden Figures, Monday, April 16, 7:00 PM. Which version does a better job of telling the tale?
Gardening 101 with David Ellison: A Sow & Grow Event, Thursday, April 19, 6:00 PM-7:00 PM. MPL’s Sow & Grow was created to encourage people to try vegetable gardening. We provide the seeds and the knowledge and you share your gardening stories with others. Registration and Sow & Grow Kit pick up kicks off on April 19th at the Service Desk. A “How to Start a Vegetable Garden” program will be presented by David Ellison in the Balkansky Community Room the evening of the 18th..
Genealogy Help, Every Tuesday, 3:00 PM-5:00 PM, Manitowoc Room.
Tech Help!, Every Tuesday, 6:00 PM-8:00 PM at the Service Desk.
Talking Needles, Every Wednesday, 1:00 PM-3:00 PM, Franklin Street Room.
Adult Coloring Club, Every Friday, Noon-2:00 PM, Franklin Street Room.
All Adult events at Manitowoc Public Library are free and open to the public.  For additional information and updates, call the Service Desk at 920-686-3000 or log on to MPL’s website @ www.manitowoclibrary.org.
Tim Gadzinski
(920) 686-3039