Autumn Adult Programs at the Library!
For more in depth information on these programs, click here.

LOST HORIZON: THE STRESS TREK TO SHANGRI-LA
Wednesday, September 17 at 2:00 P.M.
Join Khadi Madama as she shares tools for managing stress, keeping up morale, and remaining motivated in these challenging times.
For more information on this program, click here.

RETIREMENT PLANNING: It’s Never Too Soon–Or Too Late–To Start
Thursday September 18  at 6:30 P.M.
Join us for an informative seminar on retirement planning for every age led by Robert Junge, a Certified Financial Planner with 25 years of experience. Advance registration is required. Call or visit the library to sign up, 732-356-6602. This program is sponsored by the Library.

FDR and the WOMEN WHO LOVED HIM
Sunday, October 5 at 3:00 P.M.
Franklin D. Roosevelt adored women. Come hear stories of his adoring mother Sarah, his wife, Eleanor, her assistant, Lucy, his secretary, Missy, and more as told by New Jersey historian Glenn W. LeBoeuf.

MELODIES OF MEMORIES & MIRACLES: James Michael, Broadway Baritone
Wednesday, October 15 at 2:00 P.M.
Big baritone voices such as Howard Keel, John Raitt & Robert Goulet are rarely heard on the Broadway stage today. James' renditions of the Broadway tunes of his youth emulate these great performers.

NEILL HARTLEY AS ICABOND CRANE: Washington Irving and the Legend of Sleepy Hollow
Friday, October 24, at 2:00 P.M.
Neill Hartley as Washington Irving, the father of the American short story, brings you into his world; introducing you to his work, The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, the most famous short story ever written. The literary lion narrates his tale and then enters his story, becoming his alter ego, Ichabod Crane.

*** NEW! TWO SPECIAL GROUP WORKSHOPS***

ENCORE CAREER NETWORKING GROUP: Finding Meaningful Work in the Second Half of Life
Meeting the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of each month, 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., beginning September 17 and running through the end of 2014
Have you recently retired or been downsized? Are you searching for what’s next in your life? As we reach our 50’s, 60’s and beyond, many of us begin thinking of reinventing our careers and ourselves. The group is limited to 12 participants. Advance registration is required. Call or visit the library reference desk to sign up, 732-356-6602. For mroe information on this program, click here.

ENERGY WORKSHOP
October 2, 9, 16, 23, November 6, 13
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Mr. Wuu Fang Jang will teach traditional Chinese exercises for internal energy cultivation and balance. We need at least 10 people. Please reserve your spot by calling 732-356-6602.
For the most benefit it is recommended that you commit to all sessions.

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Adult Movies
The Library runs movies all year long on Thursdays.
Please visit or call the Library for full details on movie dates and titles.
Refreshments: 12:30pm
Movie: 1:00pm

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Friends of the Library
CHECK OUT OUR NEW FRIENDS of the LIBRARY WEBSITE!
On our website, you can view details descriptions of upcoming events. learn about the Friends, how to join the Friends, and MORE!
Visit www.middlesexfol.org

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Meeting Room Policy Changed

Please review our revised (Oct. 2013)
Meeting Room Policy here.
Download an updated application to reserve a room here.

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Ongoing Library Programs

Connections Discussion Group

The Connections Discussion Group seeks to explore the many various ways that individuals and social groups come together and find common grounds in the daily routines of their everyday lives. Call the Circulation Desk to sign up!

Young at Heart

A fun group for those adults who are still...young at heart! We enjoy playing games like Bingo, Are you Smarter Than a Fifth Grader, Password, etc. We also keep our minds sharp with crossword puzzles, word games, and word searches! And, of course, we enjoy our coffee, cake, and conversation! Call the Circulation Desk for meeting times and more information.

 

Quilt Making

The Heritage Quilters meet monthly. All are welcome. Come to have fun and participate in several ongoing charity projects. Registration or sign up is not required. Contact the Circulation Desk for more details.

ESL Conversation Group

The ESL Conversation Group meets weekly, and has two levels:

Intermediate: Tuesday, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm AND Thursday, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Beginner: On Appointment Basis - please contact the library.

Please see the Ciruclation Desk for more information.

Chess Club

The chess club meets every Wednesday from 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm. All are welcome, young and old alike. Registration is required.

Yoga

Yoga practice sessions are on-going. Please stop by the circulation desk for further information.

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Holiday Library Closings:

 

Board Meetings

The meetings for the 2014 are as follows: January 13, February 10, March 10, April 14, May 12, June 9, July 28, NO August meeting, September 8, October 13, November 10, and December 8.

Copies of Board meeting minutes are available by request. Please inquire at the Reference Desk. A current agenda for the upcoming meeting will be posted 48 hours prior to the upcoming meeting date, on the Library bulletin board.
Please click here for the Library's Access to Public Records Policy.



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