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Adult Events & Programs

Summer Events & Programs for Adults

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Picture1Unwind @ Your Library
Enjoy fun activities, but short on time? Come check out our DIY Boxes for quick and easy projects! We have art, brain games, a duct tape box, and a loom kit. All materials are provided, all you need to bring is your creativity! Come relax, bring your friends, and have a fun time. For all ages.

Hopewell Library

Sit and Be Fit
Tuesdays June 7-Aug. 30, 10:30-11:30am 
No class: July 5, July 12, or July 26
This full-body workout is designed to be done from both a seated chair and a standing position. This class will emphasize exercises to improve flexibility, muscle and bone strength, circulation, and balance. It’s fun and easy and suitable for all fitness abilities.

Alzheimer’s Programs
Know the 10 Signs: Early Detection Matters
August 4, 5:30-6:30pm
If you or someone you know is experiencing memory loss or behavior changes, it’s time to learn the facts. Early detection of Alzheimer’s disease gives you a chance to begin drug therapy, enroll in clinical studies, and plan for the future. This interactive workshop features video clips of people with Alzheimer’s disease.

Prince George Library

Picture1Yoga for Beginners
Thursdays June 2-Aug. 25, 12:00-1:00pm
No class: July 14, July 28, or August 4
Receive the abundant benefits of yoga. This gentle class offers flowing movements at a gentle pace with attention
to breathing and postures. You will see improvement in muscle strength, circulation, flexibility, and balance. It is suitable to all fitness levels. Please bring a yoga mat to class.

 

Poetry, Prose, and Pizza
Thursday July 28, 6:00pm
Nathan Richardson, published poet and youth mentor, will host an evening to share original or favorite poetry or prose selections. The Hopewell/Prince George Friends of the Library host this event with sponsor Luca Italian Restaurant. Stop by to enjoy a slice of pizza and participate in this family friendly evening.

Alzheimer’s Programs
Know the 10 Signs: Early Detection Matters
August 11, 5:30-6:30pm
If you or someone you know is experiencing memory loss or behavior changes, it’s time to learn the facts. Early detection of Alzheimer’s disease gives you a chance to begin drug therapy, enroll in clinical studies, and plan for the future. This interactive workshop features video clips of people with Alzheimer’s disease.

Dinwiddie Library

Alzheimer’s Programs
The following talks will address concerns, questions, and answers that will be helpful to anyone whose life is being affected by Alzheimer’s or dementia.

Dementia Conversations: Preparing the Family
August 16, 5:30-6:30pm

Celebrate Family Fun Month
August 18, 4:00-6:00pm
Come by the Dinwiddie Library to celebrate Family Fun Month. Enjoy a sweet treat sponsored by the Friends of the Library Dinwiddie, and learn more about the free, fun resources at your library.

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