Tremont Road - Main Library

ESOL - Current Events Discussion Group

Join our ESOL discussion leaders for weekly conversation practice about current news events. This group is for non-native English speakers who want to develop their English speaking and reading comprehension skills.

Registration is recommended and begins on August 20, 2016.

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Tuesday, October 11, 2016 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

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ESOL - Current Events Discussion Group

Join our ESOL discussion leaders for weekly conversation practice about current news events. This group is for non-native English speakers who want to develop their English speaking and reading comprehension skills.

Class size is limited and registration is required. Registration begins on August 20, 2014.

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Tuesday, October 11, 2016 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

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Older Adult Help Desk

Local experts from the UA Commission on Aging, Syntero and Stay UA will be available on a drop in basis for individual consultation to answer questions related to older adult housing, medicare, caregiving, health services and retirement issues.

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Tuesday, October 11, 2016 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

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Sleep After Midlife

Michele Stokes, System Director of Neuroscience at OhioHealth will
present information on physiological changes and health problems (other than sleep disorders) that can affect sleep.   We will also discuss sleep research and related tips for improving the quality of your sleep.

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Wednesday, October 12, 2016 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

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Discover Cape Cod

Join travel writer and author of ‘Discover Cape Cod,’ Shawnie Kelley as she recounts with the most captivating moments in the history of the Cape. Shawnie shares exciting stories from her recently released book along with a slideshow of beautiful pictures. From pilgrims and private treasure to wars and revolutions, Shawnie’s talk explores four centuries of history, bringing the Cape’s fascinating past to life. Explore historic homes, culinary traditions, cranberry bogs and and learn about Sandwich glass and Nantucket’s whaling industry. Discover Cape Cod brings history and travel together in ways that make exploring the Cape a rich, educational experience. Shawnie will be on hand afterwards to chat and sign books, which will be available for purchase.

Short Bio:
Upper Arlington-based author, Shawnie Kelley, is a travel and food writer and owner of Wanderlust Tours. Shawnie is a regular contributor to a variety of history, culinary and lifestyle magazines and is currently working on The Woman’s Guide: France due out in late 2016. A passion for history, culture and cuisine underlies all of her writing.

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Wednesday, October 12, 2016 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

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Listen Columbus -- Live at the Library

We kick off our Live at the Library music program with one of the best local bands “The Salty Caramels”. Their great blend of Americana songs and music is also featured on “Listen Columbus”, our new local music streaming service.
Band members Sarah, Emily, Paige, and Molly promise to “rock your socks off”, so be ready to stomp your feet and clap your hands…and dance too!

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Thursday, October 13, 2016 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

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