Assemblymember Weber’s mobile office
Monday, Aug. 17, 10 a.m. – noon
Connect with Assemblymember Shirley Weber’s staff in your community, get help with any problems you are having with public agencies, ask questions about legislation and learn about state and local services. Issues that staff can assist with include renter’s and homeowner’s assistance programs, property tax issues, consumer complaints, unemployment and disability insurance. No need to make an appointment; just stop in.
‘Ask the Lawyer’ free legal clinic
First Tuesday of the month, 6 p.m.
Join attorney Mark Miller the first Tuesday of every month to talk about your legal issues and learn about your options. No appointment is necessary; just show up with your questions.
Baby signs storytime
Second and fourth Mondays, 11:30 a.m.
Parents often wonder, “What is my baby thinking?” There is a way to find out: Teaching your baby some basic signs using American Sign Language will fill the gap. Communication is said to be the foundation of a solid relationship; learning to sign with your baby will build that bond early and provide you a bridge from infancy to childhood.
Wednesday, Aug. 22, 6 p.m.
A haunting noir feast of decadence and blackhearted dealings. A pair of newlyweds (Charlton Heston and Janet Leigh) become embroiled in a murky maze of corruption in a Mexican border town. Dazzling camerawork and a superb Henry Mancini score highlight Orson Welles’ last film as a Hollywood director. 1958. 111 minutes, discussion to follow. The library’s contract does not allow the movie title to be publicized.
Friends of the Library meeting
Third Wednesday, 6 p.m.
Monthly meeting of the group.
Second and fourth Wednesdays, 12:30 – 2 p.m.
Bring your own knit or crochet project to work on while spending time with others who share your talent.
Library Book Club
Third Tuesday of the month, 6:30 – 8 p.m.
Monthly meeting to discuss the latest book selection. August: “Bridge of Sighs” by Richard Russo; September: “Play Dead” by Harlan Coben.
Paws for Reading
Second and fourth Mondays, 2:30 – 3:30 p.m.
New readers can get some valuable practice time with a very non-judgmental certified therapy dog, courtesy of the nonprofit Love on a Leash. Try out those longer words — dogs don’t care if you get them wrong. They just want to hear you read.
Sumi-E art class
Wednesdays, 2:30 – 5 p.m.
Learn the classical Japanese style of ink and brush.
Tai chi class
Thursdays, 2 – 4 p.m.
Designed for adults over 55 teaching strategies for exercise and relaxation in addition to tai chi.
Fridays, 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Storytime designed for toddlers, featuring songs, rhymes, and finger plays.
Yoga for adults and teens
Tuesdays, 6 – 7 p.m.
Are you looking for a workout program that’s easy to learn, requires little or no equipment and soothes your soul while toning your body? If strengthening your cardiovascular system, toning and stretching your muscles and improving your mental fitness are on your to-do list, then yoga is for you.
Mondays, 4 – 5 p.m.
Join the Zumba craze. Find out what makes this fun workout such a hit. A towel and bottled water are recommended for Zumba sessions.
Fridays, 1:30 – 2:30 p.m.
Zumba Gold is a lower impact version of our Zumba Basic class on Mondays, but just as fun. The moves have been carefully designed to be easy to follow by participants of any size or age.