Library to offer programs
New Milford Public Library will offer a variety of programs in the coming days.
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Participants age 16 to adult need to know basic knitting skills (cast on, bind off, knit and purl) or basic crochet skills (chain and single crochet) and bring tarn- #5 bulky or #6 chunky; one pair of knitting needles (US 10.5, 11 or 13) or a crochet hook (K, L or N), with the equipment sized appropriate for the yarn chosen.
The next meeting is Feb. 11.
Interested individuals should email firstname.lastname@example.org one or two poems that he/she would like to share, or he/she could bring one or two poems to the meeting.
To sign up for the program, email email@example.com.
Registration is required.
Shami, M.S., is a nature-based teacher, artist, healer and writer who conducts Nature as Healer workshops and talks throughout New England and specializes in the healing connection between humans and the natural world.
The FRIENDS of the Library will sponsor the program.
The film, presented by National Geographic, features Leonardo DiCaprio on a journey as a United Nations Messenger of Peace, traveling to five continents and the Arctic to witness climate change firsthand. He goes on expeditions with scientists uncovering the reality of climate change and meets with political leaders fighting against inaction.
He also discovers a calculated disinformation campaign orchestrated by powerful special interests working to confuse the public about the urgency of the growing climate crisis.
A discussion led by representatives of the Pratt Nature Center, will follow the documentary.
Interested residents are invited to peruse the copy of the cookbook of the month at the circulation desk, find a recipe and bring the prepared dish to a meeting.
Paper plates, utensils and drinks will be provided.
The group is for older teens and adult who want to learn a new board game.
The club will meet the first Thursday of each month at 6:30 p.m., with the next meeting March 7.
Consoles are available.
Games from Ps2, Xbox One and Xbox 360 will be offered at the club open to youths 16 and older.
For more information and registration for the programs, call the Main Street library at 860-355-1191.