Adult Online Programs

Adult Online Programs - Book Groups and Newsletters and eBooks and more...

Help with using Zoom: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362193-How-Do-I-Join-A-Meeting-

For additional assistance you may contact the Reference staff by phone: 973-694-4272 Ext. 5401


Our Book Discussion Groups continue... Download a book and join in on the fun!

Check out our Book Discussions via Zoom Meetings!


Visit our Book Discussion Page to view the flyers For Romantic Fiction, Evening and Page Turners Book Discussions!



Open Knit, crochet, needlework group

Mondays @ 11:30 am Meeting on Zoom

Please note: on the following dates we will be holding the Summer Knit Club and Book Discussion instead of the regular openknit, crochet needlework group program. June 28, July 12, July 26, August 2, August 16th.from 11AM-1PM

Contact Karen for sign on information.


 Virtual Lunch Box Learning 

Just in! Lunch Box Learning will be starting again online! - Registration will be required via our website calendar.

View the Lunch Box Learning Programs Page


View past Lunch Box Learning programs on our YouTube Channel


 
Mini-Series: A Virtual Exploration of the Terran Solar System - View the Flyer

Thursday, July 1, 2021 2:30 p.m.—3:30 p.m.: “The Moons of the Terran Solar System” - View the Flyer

Register on the Wayne Public Library Website Calendar

 Did you miss a program? - View it on our You Tube Channel Library

 
Looking for more free exercise programs for beginners?  Visit our You Tube Channel for Exercises for beginners



 2021 Passaic County Virtual Senior Art Show - July 1, 2021

The Passaic County Department of Senior Services, Disbility and Veterans Affairs will be holding its Annual Senior Citizen Art Exhibition virtually this year. Artwork will be available to be viewed online or a guidebook can be mailed upon request at the end of the show. Any interested person must be a resident of Passaic County, age 60 and over, entry completed within the past three years and "Show Ready" Artwork will be received "BY APPOINTMENT ONLY" at Senior Services Starting Monday, May 17th through thursday, June 3rd between the hours of 9:00am-4:00pm at 930 Riverview Drive, Suite 200 in Totowa. Please call 973-569-4060 to schedule an appointment. The packet is listed below along with the entry information, please read the entire packet. 

View the Flyer

Information about Art Show and Entry Form


 
2021 CSLP Adult Banner 
 The Wayne Public Library Adult Summer Reading Program begins on June 30th and ends on August 30th

Stay tuned for more information and how to register. 


Summer Knit, Crochet and Book discussion 

June 28, 2021 from 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

The meetings will be held as follows: The Summer Knit and Crochet Club and Book Discussion begins on June 28 from 11:00AM - 1:00PM virtually on Zoom.
Meetings will be held as follows: June 28, July 12, July 26, August 2, August 16th.

We will be knitting a Cowl Pattern and, if we have time, a hat to match. - Please email sharpk@waynepubliclibrary.org for a copy of the pattern.

The book that we will discuss on Monday August 16th on Zoom is "Knit in Comfort: a Novel" by Isabel Sharpe, I will request paper copies of the book as the date gets closer. For those who prefer a digital version and, are members of a PALS Plus Library, the audiobook and eBook are available on Hoopla.



Intermediate Spanish 45-minute Conversation Classes for Adults with Eleana.

Zoom in for a casual & virtual gathering, while picking up common vocabulary & phrases in Spanish!
We'll focus on pronunciation & practicality. Varying Days (M/Tu)* 5-5:45 pm (*subject to change)
Registration is required; get your invite to join. Email me: cordovae@waynepubliclibrary.org

Dates: Jul 6, 2021, Jul 20, Aug 3, Aug 17, Aug 31, Sep 14, Sep 28
Time:05:00 PM-5:45pm


Telling Your Family Tales... Finding Records to aid in your genealogy research. Presented by It's All Relative Genealogy.

July 7, 2021 at 7:00 PM on Zoom Meetings

Please register on our website calendar, Questions, please contact Karen Sharp at sharpk@waynepubliclibrary.org

View the flyer


Wayne Public Library Jazz Program Series

Meet Trombonist Tim Newman, Producer of the WP Summer Jazz Room Series and Director of the WP Summer Jazz Workshop

Wednesday, July 7, 2021 - 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Register online to receive the Zoom invitation for this program: https://waynepubliclibrary.evanced.info/signup

For more information, contact Patty Slezak, Reference Librarian at: slezakp@waynepubliclibrary.org or call the number listed above.

View the flyer



Author Chat with  Romance author Judy Kentrus

July 8, 2021 at 11:00 AM on Zoom

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Join Janette as she chats with various authors to learn about their books and writing styles. 

Please register on our website calendar for a Zoom invite.


Get organized - Spark Joy with the KonMari Method! Coming July 13-15 - Watch the Pre-Recorded 60 minute Webinar! 

Watch the Pre-recorded Webinar beginning July 13th: https://sparkjoycharlotte.com/verona

July 14, 2021 - Register to join the live QandA session:  https://www.veronalibrary.org/events/spark-joy/

You will get to watch the 60 minute video and then submit your questions for the live program! Participants will learn the philosophy behind the KonMari Method and discover what it means to live a life that Sparks Joy. We will dive into the guiding principles needed to tidy once and for all! Attendees will leave feeling energized and motivated to Spark Joy in their space and create the home and life they’ve always dreamed of.

Download your Free Tidying up Checklist.



"Sit, Stand and Be Fit" with d.e.b. (SUMMER SESSION)

Zoom in to do a variety of stretches and strengthening exercises with certified fitness professional Debra Hanoka, MPH ACE, CPT.
(3 times/month at 5pm; please note dates.)

A chair is used for seated and standing exercises and support. This class is designed to increase muscle strength, range of movement and improve activities for daily living. Class can be modified depending on fitness levels. Age should not be a barrier to improve your health!

Equipment: A sturdy chair is needed. Light weights & resistance bands can be used but are optional.
Email Eleana to get your invite to register: cordovae@waynepubliclibrary.org

*Sponsored by The Bristal Assisted Living.*

Class Dates: Jul 13, 2021, 7/19, 7/27, 8/10, 8/23, 8/31, 9/14, 9/20, 9/28.
Time: 05:00 Pm - 5:45PM



Pedestrian and Driver Safety

July 15, 2021 at 11:00 AM

Presented by TransOptions as part of the Street Smart program

Street Smart NJ is a public awareness and behavioral change pedestrian safety campaign. Since its creation in 2013, more than 140 communities have participated in Street Smart NJ. The campaign was developed due to New Jersey having nearly double the national average in pedestrian fatalities, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Join us, whether you are walking or driving.

Register on our calendar to get your Zoom invitation. For more information contact Karin at kweselaitk@waynepubliclibrary.org

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Virtual Author Chat with Children's Author Suzanne Morris

Thursday, July 15, 2021 at 10:30 AM

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Join Janette as she chats with various authors to learn about their books and writing styles. 


Please register on our website calendar for a Zoom invite.



Foreign Film Discussion Group

Wednesday, July 21, 2021, 2021 @ 7:00 PM

Email Patty Slezak, Reference Librarian, for more information and to receive the Zoom invite: slezakp@waynepubliclibrary.org

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Virtual Author Chat with Award winning Author Terri Brisbin 

Monday, August 2, 2021 at 7:00 PM

View the flyer

Join Janette as she chats with various authors to learn about their books and writing styles. 

Please register on our website calendar for a Zoom invite.



Telling Your Family Tales...DNA and it's use in genealogical research.

This program presented by It's All Relative highlights the understanding of genetic genealogy for use in your research of your family.

August 4, 2021 at 7:00 PM

Please register on our website calendar, Questions, please contact Karen Sharp at sharpk@waynepubliclibrary.org

View the flyer