Upcoming Adult Programs

Monroe Reads Together Events

Who's on First: Sibling Rivalry & Birth Order
Thursday, October 28, 6:30 PM

How does birth order influence your child’s self-image and imprint on his/her social interactions? How is your own parenting style, including expression of conflict, influenced by your own birth order?   What are the strengths and challenges of each family position?  How can birth order be used to encourage family members—including you!-- to try new behaviors?  Alison Birnbaum, LCSW, will answer these questions and more in her lecture. Registration required

Healthy Family Dinners Series:
Cooking for Food Allergies, Sensitivities & Special Diets
Tuesday, October 22, 6:30 PM

Out with the Bad, In with the Good!  Come to this cooking presentation by Chef Mary Lawrence to learn how to create healthy meals for your family members who have food allergies or have other sensitive eating problems. Registration is required. Learn more...

Satisfying Meals with Everyday Ingredients
Wednesday, October 29, 6:30 PM

Using ingredients most people have in their kitchen all the time, Chef Ray Amabile will demonstrate the ease of making a Caesar Salad special by adding delicious potato crusted chicken and some homemade extras. Registration is required. Learn more...

Meals with 5 Ingredients or Less!
Wednesday, November 5, 6:30 PM

Looking for quick, delicious recipes that are simple and don't require everything in the pantry?  Join Robin Glowa, The Conscious Cook as she prepares easy to make recipes your family will love, using just 5 ingredients! Registration is required. Learn more...

An Evening with Sarah Smiley at Jockey Hollow Middle School
Thursday, November 13, 7:00 PM

Join us for the culminating event of Monroe Reads Together. Author Sarah Smiley will speak about her family's experience and sign copies of her book, Dinner with the Smileys. The public is invited to attend at Jockey Hollow Middle School Auditorium. No tickets needed.

Computer Help
By appointment
Stop in and register for help with basic computer skills. Whether you are looking to set up a free
e-mail account, or would like to learn how use the library catalog, these sessions will help you improve your computer literacy. Please call or visit the library to schedule an appointment.

Learn to Use the Mouse
Try Mousing Around, an easy online tutorial that teaches the basic functions of the mouse for those who are beginner computer users.