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Adult Programs

Advanced LinkedIn (virtual)
Saturday, May 1, 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Registration opens April 3 | Register here

A link to the virtual program will be emailed the morning of May 1. Arthur Catalanello, owner of Arthur Catalanello Consulting and Social Media Director for The August Group, returns with an updated presentation featuring advanced tips and techniques for using LinkedIn. Attendees are assumed to have beginner-level experience and a LinkedIn account. Mindful of the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, the instructor will cover LinkedIn’s search feature to find connections and jobs, publishing content through LinkedIn, managing your settings, and tips for optimizing your profile.


Sweet Bites: A Taste of Poetry (virtual)
Tuesday, May 4, 12:00-1:00 PM
Registration opens April 20 | Register here

Taste the sweetness of poetry! A link to the virtual meeting will be emailed the morning of May 4.


The Basics for Growing Edible Mushrooms Outdoors (virtual)
Tuesday, May 4, 3:00-4:30 PM
Registration opens April 20 | Register here

A link to the virtual program will be emailed the morning of May 4. Join MJ Creative Gardens for a lesson explaining the basics of growing your own mushroom garden. MaryJo Lane, a certified mushroom educator, will cover what a mushroom is, its life cycle, and ways to incorporate these wonderful fungi into your landscape and lifestyle. Based on Cornell University research, this program will focus on specialty mushrooms which are most highly sought after by chefs and medicinal providers.


All About Hearing Loss (virtual)
Wednesday, May 5, 2:00-3:00 PM
Registration opens April 21 | Register here

A link to the virtual program will be emailed the morning of May 5. Join Michelle Gross of the Rochester Chapter of the Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA), for a brief overview of hearing and hearing loss and a user’s perspective on hearing aids and cochlear implants. Learn the impact of hearing loss on the quality of life and suggestions that can help with obstacles plus the value of support.


New York's Holy History: America's Spiritual Soul (virtual)
Thursday, May 6, 2:00-3:30 PM
Registration opens April 22 | Register here

A link to the virtual program will be emailed the morning of May 6. Upstate New York was the center of religious activity in America during the country’s first 150 years. Many people are aware of the Mormons and the Spiritualists, but that was only the tip of the iceberg of the religious activity in our backyard. Many other key religious movements and denominations were founded in Western New York. This presentation will discuss some of the fascinating historical figures and events that took place in Western New York in the 19th century that went on to influence our entire nation and the world. Join presenter Jack Kowiak for an interesting look at our area’s religious history.


Distracted Driving (virtual)
Presented by Jean Triest from the Monroe County Office of Traffic Safety
Thursday, May 6, 3:30-4:30 PM
Registration opens April 22 | Register here

Distracted driving is not just using cell phones. We will discuss the three types of driving distractions and how to avoid them. This presentation is for all drivers, not just the new teen driver.


Book Discussion Group (virtual)
Thursday, May 20, 2:00-3:30 PM
Registration opens April 15 | Register here

A link to the virtual program will be emailed the morning of May 20. This month’s selection is City of Girls by Elizabeth Gilbert, led by Robyn Miller. Copies of the book will be available at the circulation desk or for curbside pickup starting mid-April. Librarians Kim Catalanello and Candice Johnson will co-host.