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Environmental Film & Discussion: Racing Extinction

Thursday, June 23rd at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room
Racing Extinction movie poster
Scientists predict we may lose half the species on the planet by the end of the century. They believe we have entered the sixth major extinction event in Earth’s history. Number five took out the dinosaurs. This era is called the Anthropocene, or ‘Age of Man’, because the evidence shows that humanity has sparked this catastrophic loss. Join us to view the film and share in a discussion immediately following. Refreshments served. Scott Gray and Sonya Wulff will introduce the film and lead the discussion.

Computer Class: Introduction to Publisher 2013

Tuesday, June 21st, 10:00-11:30 a.m. in the Board Room
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Design a simple flyer using Microsoft’s desktop publishing software. Time permitting, we will also discuss other types of publications like business and greeting cards.

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Knit @ WPL

Tuesday, June 21st, 6:00-7:30 p.m. in the Board Room
knitting needles and yarn
All are invited to join the fun. Meet other knitters, trade patterns, learn, and have fun! Beginners are welcome and are encouraged to register in advance.

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Lunch and Learn: Congestive Heart Failure

Monday, June 20th at 11:30 a.m. in the Community Room
heart and stethoscope
Dr. Schwartz will present “Congestive Heart Failure- What You Need to Know.” Congestive heart failure is becoming more prevalent, particularly as a person ages. Dr. Schwartz will present a discussion of the causes (pathophysiology) of congestive heart failure, symptomatology, and types of treatment available. It is hoped that the participants will gain a better understanding of the disease processes, and ultimately, how to live the best quality of life for those suffering from the disease. The presentation will be in an interactive format, with true/false questions being presented and discussed. A complimentary light lunch will be provided.

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Library Closed on Friday, June 17th

The Library will be closed on Friday, June 17th for a staff development day. Regular hours resume Saturday, June 18th.

Comedy Hour

Saturday, June 11th at 2:00 p.m. in the Community Room
drama masks
Who doesn’t need a few laughs? Join us for an afternoon guaranteed to make you smile! Featuring monologues and one-act plays performed by the WPL Play Readers.

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