Virtual Programs

Join our talented library staff with these virtual programs from the comfort of your home!

 

WEEKLY PROGRAMS

Adult Virtual Program

Virtual Coffee & Conversation

Mondays at 3:00 p.m.

 

Join Cindy, using Zoom, for a virtual cup of coffee and join in a conversation started with conversation cards.

Free and open to all.

Registration is required and available one month prior to event.

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Adult Virtual Program

Virtual Genealogy Interest Group

June 24th at 10:30 a.m.

Join Donna, using Zoom, to “tune-up” your current research skills or learn something new about family history research. Beginners welcome.

Free and open to all. Registration is required.  

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Adult Virtual Program

Virtual Writing Group

Thursdays at 2:00 p.m.

*New day and time starting June 16 – Wednesdays at 4:00 p.m.

Join Fiona in this no pressure virtual writing group for all skill levels through Zoom.  This group’s primary goal is to motivate each other and offer support.  This group will work on fiction, non-fiction and essay pieces using writing prompts and will workshop each other’s pieces.

Free and open to all. Ages 18+. Registration is required.

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JUNE PROGRAMS

Adult Virtual Program

Virtual Cookbook Club: Using an Airfryer

Tuesday, June 22, 2021 at 6:30 p.m.

The Healthy Vegan Cookbook author, Colin McCullough, will present Using an Air Fryer, through Zoom.

One of the newest kitchen appliances, air fryers promise to make fried food healthier by using much less oil than deep-fryers, but is it possible to have crispy fries without all the fat?  In this class, we’ll talk about the tips and tricks of using an air fryer to make healthy fries, and more!

Sponsored by the Friends of Acton Public Library.

Free and open to all.

Registration is required and is available one month prior to the event.

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Adult Virtual Program

Virtual Game Night: Incohearent Family

Wednesday, June 23, 2021 at 6:30 p.m.

Join Cindy for a game of Incohearent Family.  Everyone reads the front of the card aloud. Whoever decodes the phrase first wins the card.  The first to collect 10 cards wins the game.

Free and open to all.

Registration is required and is available one month prior to the event.

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JULY PROGRAMS

Adult Hybrid Program

Bagpipe Presentation

In-person or through Zoom.

Wednesday, July 7, 2021 at 6:30 p.m.

 

Coreyanne Armstrong will present this entertaining and educational program on bagpipes in-person in the library.  You also have the option to view it through Zoom.

Free and open to all.

Registration is suggested as seating is limited and is available one month prior to the event.

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Adult Virtual Program

Virtual Understanding Your Aura

Monday, July 12, 2021 at 6:30 p.m.

 Sydney Sherman discusses the study of auras, and how knowing details about your personal aura can drastically change your life. She will identify the different colors of auras and explain what distinct personality traits and characteristics can be attributed to these colors.

Free and open to all.

Registration is required and is available one month prior to the event.

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Adult Virtual Program

Virtual Game Night: Ultimate Pub Trivia

Wednesday, July 14, 2021 at 6:30 p.m.

Join Cindy for Ultimate Pub Trivia using Zoom.  Match wits on topics like pop culture, technology and history.

Free and open to all ages 14+.
 
Registration is required and is available one month prior to the event.
 

 

Adult Virtual Program

Virtual White-tailed Deer

Monday, July 19, 2021 at 6:30 p.m.

The White-tailed Deer Program is intended to provide the viewer with a look at the natural history and management of white-tailed deer and a description of some of the DEEP Wildlife Division’s research on deer in Connecticut.  This program will be presented virtually, through Zoom, by Richard Taylor, Master Wildlife Conservationist.

Free and open to all.

Registration is required and is available one month prior to the event.

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Adult Hybrid Program

Local Author: MaryEllen Baveridge

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 at 6:30 p.m.

 

Join local author, MaryEllen Beveridge, in person or through Zoom as she reads passages from her new book, Permeable Boundaries.

Free and open to all.

Registration is suggested as seating is limited and is available one month prior to the event.

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