Monday, September 10 6:00 p.m. Don’t forget to join us tomorrow for the first in our NEW series—titled Book Chats—which features a discussion of a compelling new book led by a member of our own community. Our first Book Chat … Continue reading Book Chat
I know there are a few people who have been excited for the Glowforge to arrive. It is here! Today I had a chance to fire up the equipment and see how it works. It really was super easy and amazing to experience. I really think the sky is the limit for what sorts of items creative people can envision using this machine to make. I am really excited to develop programs around the use of this machine. First I am learning how to use it so I can teach others. So stay tuned for programs that incorporate the use … Continue reading The Glowforge is HERE!
Tuesday, September 11 5:00-7:00 p.m. Untreated hypertension—or high blood pressure—increases the risk of heart disease and stroke. These are the first and third commonest causes of death in the USA. Hypertension can also damage the kidneys and increase the risk … Continue reading Free Blood Pressure Clinic
Saturday, September 8 2:00 p.m. Studies have shown that reading to a pet helps to build confidence and comprehension skills in children. If you don’t have a pet at home to try this out with your child (or if your … Continue reading Puppy Tales
Monday, September 11 6:00 p.m. What you wear says a lot about what is important to you, and for many of us, that includes our pets. If you are a cat lover, you can make a public statement about your … Continue reading Make a Pair of Kitty Earrings
Monday, September 10 6:00 p.m. Macedon Public Library has invited community members to lead book discussions this fall focused on some of our most popular books. We’ll be holding these discussions at different times throughout the week so that everyone … Continue reading New! Book Chats at MPL
Wednesday, September 5 6:30 p.m. Join local authors Sally Valentine and Beth Hoad for a discussion of their book Peer Luck: The Life and Times of Frank Sherman Peer. The book is based on the memoirs of a local man, Frank S. Peer (1851-1922), who was an entrepreneur living at the turn of the 20th century, but whose vision went far beyond his time and place. Frank wrote the story of his life while making Transatlantic crossings to import purebred livestock into New York State. Peer was the great grandson of Humphrey Shearman, one of the founders of East Palmyra. … Continue reading Book Discussion: “Peer Luck”