New Events/Programs for Adults

 

UPCOMING VIRTUAL EVENTS at WINDSOR PUBLIC LIBRARY

(If we are no longer sheltering in place at any time during April, events will be live at the library.)

 

Monday, March 30th and Monday, April 20th, 7PM [Virtual] Writers' Group
Led by Librarian Barbara Ball. Do you love to write? Or would you like to start writing regularly? We will write for 40 minutes and then you will have the opportunity (but no pressure) to read what you have written for feedback and support. Serious writers and novices welcome. Prompts will be available for anyone who would like this, but you may also write on any topic of your choosing (fiction or non.)

Download JITSI MEET or go to JITSI on your computer if you have video and audio capabilities. Go to JITSI at 7PM and enter the room Windsor VT Library .

Do you need help getting JITSI and practicing connecting beforehand? Please email barbara@windsorlibrary.org.
 

Saturday, April 4th, 11AM Virtual Poetry Discussion, Freewrite and Poem Sharing

Led by Windsor resident and library trustee, Kate Gibbel. Kate has an MFA in creative writing and extensive experience teaching creating writing. Come join us (virtually) for this exciting group! We will be discussing the poem "let there be new flowering" by Lucille Clifton and then will do some freewriting / poem sharing.

Join Zoom Meeting https://dartmouth.zoom.us/j/922139154
Meeting ID: 922 139 154
Do you need help getting Zoom proficiency ahead of time? Email barbara@windsorlibrary.org
 

Wednesday, April 8th, 7PM Great Reads to Get You Through a Pandemic

Led by Barbara Ball. This uncertain moment in history is among the best of times to read and share great books. What have you been reading that captivates your mind and transports you to a different place/time? Grab a cup of tea, tune in to JITSI and let’s talk about books that have opened our minds and hearts.

Download JITSI MEET or go to JITSI on your computer if you have video and audio capabilities. Go to JITSI at 7PM and enter the room Windsor VT Library .
Do you need help getting JITSI and practicing connecting beforehand? Please email barbara@windsorlibrary.org.
 

Monday, April 13th, 7PM. Virtual Open Mic

Are you a musician (or a lover of local music) and would you like to get together to perform and/or to listen to others perform? Pour yourself a local beverage (Harpoon beer? Coffee from Boston Dreams? Something from the SILO Distillery?), settle in a comfortable chair and join us! Download JITSI MEET or go to JITSI on your computer if you have video and audio capabilities. Log in to JITSI at 7PM and enter the room Windsor VT Library . We will see you there! Do you need help getting JITSI and practicing connecting beforehand? Please email barbara@windsorlibrary.org.

 
 
Ongoing Programs THAT WILL RESUME POST-COVID-19:
 
 Learn to Play Mahjong! Every Thursday, 3-5pm.  Do you want to learn how to play Mahjong, one of the oldest games, played by thousands of people?  Are you confused by the game's rules?  There is only one way to learn:  play, play again, and then play some more!  This tile game involves skill, strategy, and calculation along with a bit of luck.  All materials will be provided.  If you are an experienced player, we hope you will join us too!
 
 
Knitting Group!  Monday, March 9th & 23rd, 6:30pm. Join us on the 2nd and 4th Mondays of each month and meet other knitting enthusiasts. Knit, chat, and swap ideas and new techniques. All ages and abilities welcome, including beginners. Come once or come often!!  Bring along any projects you are working on. If you are just starting out, we do have some supplies available for use, though we encourage you to bring your own.
 
 
Genealogy GroupWork to discover your roots with genealogist Pamm Trask.  This group is held on the first Monday and third Saturday of each month. Next group will be held on Monday, March 2nd at 7:00pm, and Saturday, March 21st at 10:30am.

 

Spanish Conversation Class: All levels. Day and time subject to change due to instructor's schedule. Currently Wednesdays at 3:00pm.   Please call instructor Paula Dart at 802-674-5812 to confirm.