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Manitowoc Public Library November 2018 Adult Events

October 15, 2018
Manitowoc Public Library
November 2018 Adult Events
Manitowoc, WI, October 15, 2018—The Manitowoc Public Library January Adult Events are scheduled on the following dates and times:
 
Yoga for Beginners, Saturday, November 3, 9:30 AM. Join us for beginning yoga with certified yoga instructor, Ariane Gunderson. Balkansky Community Room.
 
Lakeshore Grief Support, Monday, November 5, 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.
 
Manitowoc Tavern History with Joe Kazda, Wednesday, November 7, 6:00 PM-8:00 PM. Time to belly up to the bar—the Bar of Knowledge, that is—for another round of Manitowoc Tavern History! Joe Kazda and an array of Special Guest speakers will share their unique knowledge of Manitowoc’s rich barroom Glory Days. Please join us for a couple of happy hours and reminisce about the Spirits of Taverns Past. Balkansky Community Room.
 
Lakeshore Memory Café, Wednesday, November 7, 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, Saturday, November 10, 10:00 AM-11:30 AM. Library Board Room
 
Indian Effigy Mounds of Wisconsin with Bob Birmingham, Monday, November 12, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM. More ancient Native American mounds were built in Wisconsin than in any other region of North America―an astonishing 15 to 20,000, of which 4,000-plus remain. Most impressive are the effigy mounds—huge earthwork sculptures shaped like thunderbirds, water panthers, and more. Please join us for author and archeologist Robert Birmingham’s presentation on these historic, sacred places. Balkansky Community Room.
 
Computer Class: Intro to Excel, Tuesday, November 13, 6:00 PM-8:00 PM. Library Board Room.
 
Pop Art! Wednesday, November 14, 6:00 PM-8:00 PM. Join Silver Lake College Associate Art Professor, Erin LaBonte, as she guides participants through step-by-step instructions as they create their own version of an Andy Warhol Campbell’s Soup Can painting. And what would go better with the creation of pop art than a refreshing hard soda or craft soda? All supplies (canvas, paint, brushes) will be provided. This is a 21-and-over class and registration is required! $20 per person. Get a head start on commanding your fifteen minutes of fame at MPL! Head to www.manitowoclibrary.org for all the details. Balkansky Community Room.
 
Book Discussion Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine, by Gail Honeyman. Thursday, November 15, 6:00 PM-8:00 PM. Library Board Room.
 
Book & a Movie @ Lakeshore Cinema/Wonder, Monday, November 19, 7:00 PM-9:00 PM. Which version does a better job of telling the tale?
 
The Witness Stand: Scary StorySlam @ Courthouse Pub, Wednesday, October 24, 6:00 PM-8:00 PM. Whether it’s things that go bump in the night or the terrifying way that the skin on a peach makes your teeth feel overly dry, there are plenty of alarming tales to tell! Why not tell yours at “BOO!”—the second installment of MPL’s and Gorehouse—we mean, Courthouse Pub’s storytelling series. Sign-up begins at 5:30 PM.
 
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.
 
 
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.
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Tim Gadzinski, Marketing Specialist
920-686-3039