APPONAUG BRANCH LIBRARY: Friday hours will switch to 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. beginning June 21.

Adult

Culinary Skill Swap

Enjoy good food in great company! Every month we try out recipes from a variety of sources based on a common theme or cookbook. On the evening of the meeting, everyone brings a sample of what they've made. No matter which source we use, it's a feast every time without needing an excuse to celebrate.

Kate Skinner McLarty and The Memory of Running

The Warwick Summer Read for 2019 is The Memory of Running by Ron McLarty. Ron is not able to do public appearances because of his health, so the Library is happy to present Kate Skinner McLarty, Ron's wife. Kate will talk about the writing of the book, Ron's career and his legacy. 

The Memory of Running is the story of a man who loses everything and embarks on a spontaneous bike ride to escape his grief. His bike ride becomes an epic, hilarious, luminous, and extraordinary journey of discovery and redemption.

Beginning Wordpress

WordPress is the simplest, most popular way to create your own website or blog. In fact, WordPress powers over 33.6% of all the websites on the Internet. 

In this introductory class, you will learn how to set up a server, install Wordpress, and learn how to configure themes and plugins to create your own website or blog.  This class will meet August 20 and 27 from 7pm to 8:30pm.

Registration is required.  

Getting Started with Drupal

Drupal is a popular open source content management system. With its powerful and advanced features, you can build complex websites with ease, compared to building them from scratch. 

This two part introductory class will teach you how to set up a server and install Drupal, learn the basics of the software, and how to leverage Drupal for your own website or as a skill to offer employers.  The class will meet August 6 and 13 from 7pm to 8:30pm.

Web Design 101

Start at the beginning. Learn how to make websites from scratch. 

All websites are based on two computer languages—HTML (HyperText Markup Language) and CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)—and both are easy to use.

Learn the basics of website design using HTML and CSS, and practice making basic sites in this four week class.  The class will meet July 9, 16, 23, and 30 from 7pm to 8:30pm.

Registration is required.  

Warwick Summer Read: The Memory of Running Book Discussion

Sitting back with a great summer read is a rare pleasure, and talking about it with others who liked it, too, can make a book even more enjoyable.

 The Warwick Summer Read for 2019 is The Memory of Running by Ron McLarty. 

The Memory of Running is the story of a man who loses everything and embarks on a spontaneous bike ride to escape his grief. HIs bike ride becomes an epic, hilarious, luminous, and extraordinary journey of discovery and redemption.

Feature Film: The Guardians of the Galaxy

A good summer film takes you on an adventure, and a great summer film takes you on an adventure you never forget.

 

See eight Supreme Summer Movies with dazzling voyages and daring escapades on Thursdays at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.

 

This afternoon, lift off with Guardians of the Galaxy (2014), starring Chris Pratt and Zoe Saldana. Interstellar outlaws Star-Lord, Gamora, Rocket Raccoon, Groot, and Drax band together to protect the planet Xandar from Ronan the Accuser.

 

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