This month at CPL we’ve got programs to get you more organized, healthy, and informed. Check out our Event Calendar for the full roster of September programs!
Tuesday Movie Matinees
Tuesdays at 1:00PM
Come relax with a good movie every Tuesday afternoon at CPL, no registration required. This month, we’re revisiting the Watergate era:
- Sept. 4: All the President’s Men
- Sept. 11: Frost/Nixon
- Sept. 18: The Post
- Sept 25: Mark Felt
Zumba for Adults
Mondays, September 10, 17, 24, 2:00 – 3:00pm
Zumba’s back! Our Zumba class is open to adults of any skills or fitness level and is designed to teach the basic dance steps and easy to follow movements. Please register for each session individually: Sept 10, Sept 17, Sept 24.
Medicare and Beyond
Tuesday, September 11, 2018, 6:30 – 8:00PM
Are you turning 65 or just confused about Medicare? Medicare can be a complicated topic to many people. This seminar, presented by Lou Pelletier of American Senior Benefits will educate you on the options and programs available. Learn what Medicare options best suit your needs – about the many laws and programs that may be relevant to your situation, such as maximizing Social Security or protecting your assets from long term care exposure without insurance. Registration is required.
First Ladies: An Adventure in Glamour, Guts & Gumption
Wednesday, September 12, 2018, 6:30 – 8:00PM
The First Ladies of the United States, who were they really? What made them tick? Did they love or loathe their role? The presentation is designed to be lively, humorous and engaging by weaving historical and modern events and facts about First Ladies to understand and appreciate the important role they play, starting with Martha Washington. Registration is required.
Rightsizing your Life
Thursday, September 13, 2018, 6:30 – 8:00PM
During Life’s transitions, it is important to consider your possessions and whether they still fit with your life. Learn ten key steps for making that happen. Sandra Wheeler- Professional Organizer and owner of For Peace of Mind will share key organizing tips to help you with any space in your home or office. Registration is required.
Go Paperless with Evernote
Saturday, September 15, 2018, 1:00 – 2:30pm
Imagine having no big filing cabinets stuffed with paperwork and no cluttered mess of folders to organize. You never have to search through stacks of paper to find the documents you need. All of your documents are organized, searchable, and accessible on your computers and devices at all times and wherever you are. Sounds crazy, right? It’s not! Enter Evernote: with this tool, you can organize your paperwork and declutter your life. We’ll go over the basics of getting started with Evernote to create the paperless lifestyle of your dreams. Registration is required.
The Connecticut CCC
Tuesday, September 18, 2018, 6:30 – 8:30PM
Join author Martin Podskoch as he shares his book, Connecticut Civilian Conservation Corps Camps: History, Memories and Legacy. This year marks the 85th anniversary of the founding of the Civilian Conservation Corps, a program begun by President Franklin D. Roosevelt on Mar. 31, 1933 to relieve the poverty and unemployment of the Depression—the “New Deal.” Books will be available for purchase and signing. Registration is required.
Wednesday, September 26, 2018, 6:30 – 8:00pm
Come by yourself or bring your friends. Test your knowledge from general categories, including pop culture, current events, history, music, and of course literature! It’s all for Pride, not Prize. Registration is required, beginning Wednesday September 12.
Clutter, Clutter Everywhere – What Do I Do with It?
Thursday, September 27, 2018, 6:30 – 8:00PM
Professional Organizer Anita Taylor will show you how to and why of organizing all your stuff. Systems are the answer! Find easy solutions and simplify your life with Anita’s help. Copies of “Anita’s Book” a workbook solution to organizing important papers, will be available to purchase for $40 (cash or check) after Anita’s presentation. Registration is required and begins on August 31.
Simplifying the Financial Aid Process
Tuesday, September 25, 2018, 6:30 – 8:00PM
Presenter Jennifer Philips will provide parents and students with tips on securing the best financial aid package from the college of their choice. Jennifer worked for Fairfield University for 6 years as Assistant Director of Financial Aid, and having been in the field for 10+ years, Jennifer has a wealth of knowledge and insight into the college financial aid process. Registration is required.