Adults

English Language Learners (ESL) Interest Meeting

Monday, August 15, 2016 - 10:00am
Event location: 
Ambler

English Language Learners Adult* Conversation Group

Do you need help learning English? Or would you like to join a group to practice your conversation skills in English?   Join us for a free interest meeting Monday, August 15 at 10 AM.  Please come and let us know how the library can best help you become a better and more confident speaker.

If you can come, please call the Ambler library at 215-646-1072 or email lshupp@wvpl.org 

*This meeting is for Adults only - ages 18- to 118

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Experts in Arthritis

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 6:30pm
Event location: 
Blue Bell

Meet experts in arthritis care who will inform you about current scientific evidence and management strategies in the treatment and care of osteoarthitis, rheumatoid arthritis, and juvenile arthritis.   Learn practical strategies to take control of your arthritis through nutrition and exercise.  With Carol Oatis, PT, PhD and the United States Bone and Joint Initiative.

  

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Healthy Living for your Brain and Body

Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 1:30pm
Event location: 
Blue Bell

Tips for Optimizing Physical and Cognitive Health

This workshop will cover:

  • Research in the area of diet and nutrition, exercise, cognitive activity and social engagement
  • Hands-on tools to incorporate these recommendations into a plan for healthy aging - at any age

Presented by the Julie H.C. Bailey Learning Academy of the Delaware Valley Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association.

Must register by September 17: Please sign-up in the binder in the library lobby with name, phone number and/or email.

 

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Music and the Brain @ Ambler

Tuesday, June 13, 2017 - 6:30pm
Event location: 
Ambler

Music and The Brain, Part 2*
Presented by Steven Pollack, performer and director

This 2-part lecture series includes live music, presentation and recorded examples:
Physical response to music
, How music affects paying attention and expectation based on memory, Music helps language processing, Musicians and their working memory, Music strengthens aspects of brain functions in people with impairments, Music Therapy benefits, Social Benefits


*Didn't make it to Part 1? Come anyway; there's still more to learn!

Tea and Scones  6:30 pm
Program starts  7:00 pm

This program is part of Tea and Scones.

Say you'll be there! Stop by the Library or call 215-646-1072 to register or for more information!
Our Tea and Scones programs are sponsored by the Friends of the Ambler Library!

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Author Visit: Jennifer Haigh

Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 7:00pm
Event location: 
Other: See Description

Wissahickon Valley and Upper Dublin Public Libraries present

Jennifer Haigh

Jennifer Haigh is the author of Faith, The Condition and Mrs. Kimble, winner of the PEN/Hemmingway Award for debut fiction. Her latest novel Heat and Light depicts a Pennsylvania community divided by the controversy of fracking.

Tuesday, January 24
7:00 pm, Montgomery County Community College Science Center
340 Dekalb Pike, Blue Bell, PA 19422

Tickets $10 for sale at Wissahickon Valley Public Library, Upper Dublin Public Library, or haigh2017.brownpapertickets.com
For more info
www.wvpl.org (215-643-1320) www.udpl.org (215-628-8744) 


The Let’s Discuss It Author Series is a joint partnership of the Upper Dublin and Wissahickon Valley Public Libraries

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