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ADULT MEMOIR WRITING WORKSHOP:
Of all the forms of non-fiction, memoir writing is the most personal. And, it also has become one of the most popular forms of written expression. Indeed, the heightened interest in memoirs is tied to an array of motivations, including a desire to leave a personal legacy for friends and family. But writing a good memoir can be a challenge. To guide that journey, this three-session workshop will help you master - and practice - the basics of writing a good, readable memoir. No prior writing experience is needed.
Dates: 3 Wednesdays July 10, 17, 24. Time: 10:30 am
Online Registration required - max 15 participants
The instructor for the writing workshops will be Georgetown resident, Rae Tyson. He has been a professional writer for over 30 years. Tyson, a former public school educator, is currently teaching writing classes at the University of Delaware.
Space Trivia for Adults
Test your trivia knowledge of the space race.
Date: Friday, July 12 Time: 10:30 am
Movie Afternoon for Adults
Date: Friday, July 26 Time: 1:30 pm
Snacks will be served.
Wednesday Morning Book Discussion:
Fourth Wednesday, 10:15 am to 12:00 pm
Read and then discuss the book of the month with other adults.
The Georgetown Library Book Club meets the 4th Wednesday of every month except December when it meets the 3rd Wednesday to avoid Christmas. All meetings start at 10:15 a.m.
- June 26, 2019: 419 by Will Ferguson (2012)
- July 24, 2019: The Ragged Edge of Night by Olivia Hawker (2018)
August 21, 2019: The Right Hand Shore by Christopher Tilghman (2012)
September 25, 2019: The Book Thief by Markus Zusak (2005)
October 23, 2019: Five Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng (2017)
November 20, 2019: Paris Architects by Charles Belfoure (2013)
Please note: December meets the third Wednesday to avoid Christmas.
December 18, 2019: The Things We Do For Love by Kristin Hannah (2004)
*Knitting and Yarn Work Class: Mondays (excluding holidays) 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Learn to knit or work on your own projects. Do you enjoy knitting, crocheting or any other needle work? If so, then plan to spend your Monday afternoons working, sharing and learning from others of similar interests.
*You must bring your own supplies.
Chair Yoga Thursdays at 11 a.m. June 6 & 20, July 11 & 25, and Aug. 8 & 22
Come do some gentle and relaxing stretches that are designed "to help develop strength and enhance the ability to function in daily life." (Adults only)