Upcoming Adult Events

Monday, February 3, 2020 - 5:00pm

Who: Learners: Upper Valley residents who want to practice and improve their spoken English. Tutors: English speakers who volunteer as conversation partners and language modelers.

What: Free of charge to all participants. The Talking Bridge can supplement formal ESOL/ELL classes, but you don't need to be enrolled in a class to attend. 

Where: Kilton Library, 80 Main Street, West Lebanon, NH 

When: Mondays from 5:00-6:15 p.m. (except for Federal holidays when the library is closed)

Tuesday, February 4, 2020 - 8:30am

This is a 2-day workshop for all librarians who would like to learn how to use OpenRefine, SQL, and Git for data manipulation, database management, and version-controlled project management.

Thursday, February 6, 2020 - 10:00am

Do you or someone you know need extra help using an electronic device? Try our Tech Tutor service, where patrons can receive one-on-one guidance. If that time doesn’t work for you, please contact us for another appointment.

Thursday, February 6, 2020 - 12:00pm

Religious communities and cults in fiction and nonfiction

From the middle ages to the present day people have acted on their faith by drawing together in communities separate from the world. How are individuals and families affected by the life set apart by belonging to religious communities? 

A selection of books on the theme is on display at Kilton Library, or you may bring a favorite to discuss.  Brown bag lunches are welcome.

Monday, February 10, 2020 - 5:00pm

Who: Learners: Upper Valley residents who want to practice and improve their spoken English. Tutors: English speakers who volunteer as conversation partners and language modelers.

What: Free of charge to all participants. The Talking Bridge can supplement formal ESOL/ELL classes, but you don't need to be enrolled in a class to attend. 

Where: Kilton Library, 80 Main Street, West Lebanon, NH 

When: Mondays from 5:00-6:15 p.m. (except for Federal holidays when the library is closed)

Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 7:00pm

Coming to America: Immigrants in Fiction

My new American Life   Francine Prose  A 26-year-old Albanian nanny over-staying her visa provides the sharp observations of the USA in the 90s in this satirical novel.

 

Monday, February 17, 2020 - 5:00pm

Who: Learners: Upper Valley residents who want to practice and improve their spoken English. Tutors: English speakers who volunteer as conversation partners and language modelers.

What: Free of charge to all participants. The Talking Bridge can supplement formal ESOL/ELL classes, but you don't need to be enrolled in a class to attend. 

Where: Kilton Library, 80 Main Street, West Lebanon, NH 

When: Mondays from 5:00-6:15 p.m. (except for Federal holidays when the library is closed)

Monday, February 24, 2020 - 5:00pm

Who: Learners: Upper Valley residents who want to practice and improve their spoken English. Tutors: English speakers who volunteer as conversation partners and language modelers.

What: Free of charge to all participants. The Talking Bridge can supplement formal ESOL/ELL classes, but you don't need to be enrolled in a class to attend. 

Where: Kilton Library, 80 Main Street, West Lebanon, NH 

When: Mondays from 5:00-6:15 p.m. (except for Federal holidays when the library is closed)

Monday, March 2, 2020 - 5:00pm

Who: Learners: Upper Valley residents who want to practice and improve their spoken English. Tutors: English speakers who volunteer as conversation partners and language modelers.

What: Free of charge to all participants. The Talking Bridge can supplement formal ESOL/ELL classes, but you don't need to be enrolled in a class to attend. 

Where: Kilton Library, 80 Main Street, West Lebanon, NH 

When: Mondays from 5:00-6:15 p.m. (except for Federal holidays when the library is closed)

Thursday, March 5, 2020 - 12:00pm

Rivers in history and novels: Settings or the Main Character?

The powerful influence of rivers, their currents, hazards and glories have captured people's imaginations.  How have these large and small bodies of moving water affected those who live on and around them?

A selection of books is on display at the Kilton Library, or bring along a favorite to discuss. Brown bag lunches are welcome.