Meditation, Serenity

April 27, 2018 by
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Follow through on your intention to learn and practice meditation. We will explore different types of meditation with a time of sharing to follow for those who are so inclined. First timers and those with any meditation experience are welcome. This meditation program is led by Mary Bodenstein and Jean Leigh. Free. No sign-up is needed.

Friday Afternoon at the Movies: “The Light Between Oceans”

April 27, 2018 by
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Join us to watch “The Light Between Oceans” (2016), a romantic period drama film based on the 2012 novel of the same name by M. L. Stedman.  Starring Michael Fassbender and Alicia Vikander, the film tells the story of a lighthouse keeper and his wife who rescue and adopt an infant girl adrift at sea. Years later, the couple discovers the child’s true parentage and are faced with the moral dilemma of their actions. Stay afterwards for a short discussion of the … Continue reading

“Strength & Patience” – Paintings by Terri Fraser

April 29, 2018 by
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On view: April 2-29, 2018 Terri Fraser, a resident of Annandale, NJ, is an emerging artist. While she has always been skilled and trained in art, she has only been painting and showing her work consistently since 2014. In recent years, she has studied with Valeri Larko, a realist painter, and Wes Sherman, who allowed her to explore more abstract and daring approaches to painting. The combination of influences from these two artists is apparent in Ms. Fraser’s work. “Most of my work is … Continue reading

Sundays at Three: Fieldstone Early Music Ensemble

April 29, 2018 by
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The Fieldstone Early Music Ensemble will present a program of baroque music for woodwinds. These three outstanding virtuoso performers use period instruments–baroque flute, oboe, and bassoon, as well as recorders. Together they have a lifetime of study of historical performance practice of the Renaissance, Baroque, and Classical eras. This free concert is funded by gifts to the Friends of the Bernardsville Library. Doors open at 2:45 pm. No sign-up is needed.

Healthy, Happy Feet

April 30, 2018 by
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Did you know that April is National Foot Health Awareness Month? Marco Ucciferri, DPM, FACFAS, a member of Summit Medical Group, will discuss how healthy feet are happy feet. Learn about foot and nail care, including laser treatments for nail fungus, infections and treatments for heel and foot pain and ankle injuries. Dr. Ucciferri has expertise in child, adolescent, and adult foot and ankle medicine, foot and ankle trauma, and reconstructive surgery. Free. Advance sign-up is requested. Click here to sign … Continue reading

Multi-Payer Medical Nightmare: Curing Your Medical Insurance Problems

May 1, 2018 by
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Get your medical insurance questions answered when we host Adria Goldman Gross, FIPC and CEO and Founder of Medwise Insurance Advocacy. Ms. Gross, who has over 25 years of experience in the insurance business and has worked extensively with the medical community and numerous insurance companies, will talk about navigating the world of medical insurance and billing. Copies of her book, “Solved! Curing Your Medical Insurance Problems,” will be available for purchase with proceeds to be donated to the Library. Free. Advance sign-up … Continue reading

Personal History

May 5, 2018 by
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Saturday Samplers Personal History (1997) • Katharine Graham The best-selling, widely acclaimed memoir of the woman who piloted the Washington Post through the crises of the Pentagon Papers and Watergate. No sign-up is needed. Just come!

Juliette Gordon Low: Intrepid Founder of the Girl Scouts

May 9, 2018 by
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Carol Simon Levin will tell the story of Juliette Gordon Low (“Crazy Daisy”), the intrepid founder of the Girl Scouts.  She was an unpredictable, eccentric, nearly-deaf, fun-loving, transatlantic socialite who founded an inclusive movement that has empowered millions of American girls. Ms. Simon Levin, a “living history” presenter, specializes in bringing to life the lost stories of fascinating and forgotten women. Free. Advance sign-up is requested. Click here to sign up.

Meditation, Serenity

May 11, 2018 by
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Follow through on your intention to learn and practice meditation. We will explore different types of meditation with a time of sharing to follow for those who are so inclined. First timers and those with any meditation experience are welcome. This meditation program is led by Mary Bodenstein and Jean Leigh. Free. No sign-up is needed.

Gentle Chair Yoga

May 14, 2018 by
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Chair yoga is a gentle form of yoga that is practiced sitting on a chair or standing using a chair for support. The postures are adaptations of traditional yoga poses which offer increased strength, flexibility, body and breath awareness and overall vitality. This chair yoga class, taught by Julie Shaw, is open to everyone, and no prior yoga experience is needed. The revised schedule for this six-week session is Mondays, May 14-June 25 [no class 5/28]. The total cost for the session is $35.00. … Continue reading

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