Memoirs & Coffee – with Pat Kennedy-Grant Dying: A Memoir (2016) • Cory Taylor Written by one of Australia’s celebrated novelists, this is a breathtaking book about vulnerability and strength, courage and humility, anger and acceptance. It is a deeply affecting meditation on dying, but it is also a funny and wise tribute to life. No sign-up is needed. Just come!
Find out how to take steps to protect your landscape and our community from potentially devastating insects and diseases such as the Emerald Ash Borer (EAB). Dr. Neil Hendrickson, Ph.D, Northeast Technical Researcher at Bartlett Tree Research Laboratory, will talk about Emerald Ash Borer and other insects and diseases in our environment, such as Bacterial Leaf Scorch (BLS), the Gypsy Moth and Spotted Lantern Fly. This program is presented in partnership with the Bernardsville Shade Tree Committee. Free. Advance sign-up is requested. Click here … Continue reading
Whatever your goal or mission in life is, these three steps will help you reach your destination: Speak It! Believe It! Live It! Join Professional Inspirer Andrea Mastrobattista and discover how to use these three steps to help live your most fulfilling life. This month’s focus is networking, often thought of as facing the horror of making your pitch in front of a room full of strangers. But it does not have to be a fear-inducing experience. Find out how networking … Continue reading
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.
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
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.
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
Whether you have difficulty keeping track of your calendar and to-do lists, or just want to manage your tasks more efficiently, we can help! We will discuss task managers, project managers, budgeting apps, and miscellaneous motivators that will help you stay on track– apps including Evernote, Wunderlist, YNAB, and more. Free. Advance sign-up is requested and opens April 16. [This class will also be held at Bernards Township Library on Thursday, May 24 at 10:30 am.]
Sharing pictures and videos with your loved one is always fun. Come to learn about how to post pictures and videos with different filters and other enhancements, and make your photos and videos even more fun to share. Please bring your charged device with your app store ID and password. Free. Advance registration is requested and opens April 16. [This class will also be held at Bernards Township Library on Wednesday, May 16 at 7:00 pm.]