Adult Programs

Dec 08 10:00am

After some delays with obtaining the equipment, we are happy to finally be able to offer digital literacy through a series of free computer classes at the library. 

Class Title: Mouse and Keyboard.

DescriptionAre you a new computer user with little or no experience using a keyboard and mouse? If so, come to this class and learn how to left-click, right-click, and use essential command keys as you prepare to enter the online world!

Dec 13 12:00am

Want to learn how to download/stream content - from comics and ebooks to movies and music? Curious about how many tools you can use now to build skills and enhance your resume or test scores? Register here: https://www.firstfind.org/registerdigital/.

Dec 14 12:00pm

You're invited to explore early-American history during an online afternoon conversation with Pulitzer Prize winning historian Nicole Eustace as she discusses her 2022 award winning book Covered with Night: A Story of Murder and Indigenous Justice in Early America. Register for this program here: https://libraryc.org/peekskill/20916.

Dec 14 6:30pm

In this free writing workshop, local biographer Alan Bergman will teach participants how to write engaging stories based on personal experience. In addition, one will perform exercises to recall past events and learn to use sensory language to enhance their storytelling approach.

Registrationhttps://forms.gle/9QgXbCmvtTY4LZh97

Dec 15 10:00am

New to computers, or has it been a while since you used one? Then, come to Computer Basics and learn some essentials: how to start and shut down a computer properly; create, save, and open a file; create a folder; and rename files and folders.

The class is free. Computers are provided. Space is limited. 

Registerhttps://forms.gle/F4JPsyrrvPRS4vD89

Dec 15 6:00pm

¿Es nuevo en el mundo de las computadoras o ha pasado un tiempo desde que usó una? Luego, venga a Conceptos básicos de la computadora y aprenda algunos conceptos básicos: cómo iniciar y apagar una computadora correctamente; crear, guardar y abrir un archivo; crear una carpeta; y renombrar archivos y carpetas.

La clase es gratis. Se proporcionan computadoras.

Registro: https://forms.gle/F4JPsyrrvPRS4vD89

Dec 17 11:00am

Join the Field Notes Book Group as we discuss our selection for this month, Dodie Smith's I Capture the Castle.  Copies will be available at the circulation desk.

Dec 19 7:00pm

'Tis the season for drinking hot cocoa and listening to charming holiday stories. Join professional voice actor Alan Sklar for an evening of storytelling with the timeless classics, The Gift Of The Magi by O. Henry and A Child's Christmas In Wales by Dylan Thomas.

This is a program for adults and families. 

Please register here: https://forms.gle/usWkcpp3LMJTQDR69

Dec 29 5:30pm
This meeting taking place via zoom the last Thursday of every month, serves as an information session for adults who wish to work toward their high school equivalency diploma. We'll review information on the four pathways to a diploma and resources available through the Westchester Library System.