June 2010 Adult Programs and Activities

 

During the month of June Middletown Main Library has an abundance of interesting, informative, and lively programs for adults.  All programs are free.

 

Tuesday, June 1

12:30 p.m.   Knit with Joan

1:00 p.m.    Scrabble Club (register at Reference Desk)

6:00 p.m.     Book and Movie Discussion – “The Razor's Edge” by Somerset Maugham (Computer Lab)

6:30 p.m.     Hitch and Cary: Together Again: “Suspicion” (1941) movie with commentary by Victor Zak (Community Room)

 

Wednesday, June 2

7:00 p.m.   Concert performed by pianist Vladislav Kovalsky and tenor Doug Clark in a program of German lieder

 

Thursday, June 3

7:30 p.m.  “Your Secret’s Safe With Me” Adoption advocate Carol Barbieri will combine her own extraordinary adoption story with a musical presentation.

 

Friday, June 4

2:00 p.m.  Heart Healthy Tea with Sara Grimley, M.D. , Medical Director of Meridian’s Women’s Heart Connection, and Lisa Calabrese, R.N.

 

June Art Exhibit

 “Hey Dad” Paintings by Ann Wilberton and her father Robert Wilberton

Opening Reception:  June 5, 2:00-4:00 p.m.  All are welcome to attend.

 

Sunday, June 6, 3:00 p.m.  Patio Concert of Pop Music and Show Tunes with Nancy Scharff

 

Monday, June 7

6:00 p.m. Memoir Writers with Linda Kravetz

6:30 p.m. Family Movie Night “Toy Story 2”

 

Tuesday, June 8

12:30 p.m.  Knit with Joan

1:00 p.m.  Scrabble Club (register at Reference Desk)

 

Wednesday, June 9:

10:00 a.m. Mystery Book Discussion

7:00 p.m.  MCM Youth and Children's Chorus Concert —“Summer Songfest”

 

Thursday, June 10

5:30 p.m.  Science Fiction Book Club

7:00 p.m.  Stan Haviland: “ReClam the Bay" Discussion about efforts to increase the supply of clams and oysters by growing seed clams and oysters in a protected environment.  Demonstration of methods and a discussion of environmental impacts.

 

Friday, June 11

9:30 a.m.  Director's Choice Book Club

 

Sunday, June 13

3:00 p.m.  Chorus of the Atlantic Men’s Barbershop Chorus – Rousing selection of patriotic songs and American favorites

 

Monday, June 13

7:00 p.m. QuickBooks Class in the Computer Lab

 

Tuesday, June 15

12:30 p.m. Knit with Joan

1:00 p.m.  Scrabble Club (register at Reference Desk)

7:00 p.m. Hitch and Cary: Together Again “Notorious” (1946) with commentary by Victor Zak

 

Wednesday, June 16

7:00 p.m. BCUG Excel Workshop

 

Friday, June 18

11:00 a.m.  Caregiver's Fair

 

Saturday, June 19

12:00 p.m. Ten-Minute Play Festival organized by actress Laura Hall.  With musical performance during intermissions.

 

Tuesday, June 22

12:00 p.m.  BCUG Computer Roundtable

12:30 p.m. Knit with Joan

1:00 p.m.  Scrabble Club (register at Reference Desk)

7:00 p.m.  Hitch and Cary: Together Again “To Catch a Thief” (1955) with commentary by Victor Zak

 

Wednesday, June 23

7:00 p.m.  Annual 50/50 Foundation Raffle Drawing, entertainment by ventriloquist Dennis Daniels (Winner need not be present.)

 

Thursday, June 24, 10:00 a.m.

“Let’s Talk About It” Monthly discussion of articles published in “The Economist,” “The New York Review of Books” and “The New Yorker.”  Moderated by retired physician Pat Larsen, copies of the articles to be discussed will be available at the Borrowers Service Desk and Coffee Bar two weeks prior to discussion.

7:00 p.m. “Last Thursday Poetry Reading and Open Mic” moderated by Gloria Rovder Healy (visit mtpl.org for listing of poets)

 

Tuesday, June 29

12:30 p.m. Knit with Joan

1:00 p.m.  Scrabble Club (register at Reference Desk)

7:00 p.m. Hitch and Cary: Together Again “North by Northwest” (1959) movie with commentary by Victor Zak (Community Room)

 

Middletown Main Library is located at 55 New Monmouth Rd – mtpl.org – 732-671-3700 x320.