Adults


Check out what NOPL has to offer for adults! Music, lectures, continuing education, book groups, and more!

Zinio

 Posted by Amanda Roberts on September 26, 2014
Sep 262014
 

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Access Zinio by clicking here

NOPL is excited to announce the addition of Zinio “the world’s largest newsstand”, providing our members with access to digital magazines by way of a web browser or app. You can read the entire magazines, zoom in on photos, watch embedded videos and follow web links.  Access more than 70 popular titles, including Rolling Stone, Newsweek, Kiplinger’s, Forbes, Every Day with Rachel Ray, Harper’s Bazaar, Men’s Fitness, Martha Stewart Living, MacWorld, PC World, and Popular Photography.  All you need is a NOPL library card and a PIN number to get started.

What’s great about digital magazines?  They never have to be returned, and you won’t have to worry about losing them, or paying late fees.  The newest issue is available as soon as it appears on newsstands.  Browse titles, and check out as many as you want – no limit! Continue reading »

Rocket Languages

 Posted by Amanda Roberts on July 31, 2014
Jul 312014
 

Rocket Language: learn a new language

Learn a language on your own terms and in your own time.

With Rocket Languages’ Interactive Audio Course speaking and improving your language skills can be easy. Learn to speak any language naturally by taking part in the modern, everyday conversation. The coarse consists of language and cultural lessons that build vocabulary and improve your audio recognition of common words and phrases. Also, Rocket Languages makes testing your new language skills fun with Master Games.

Rocket offers many language options, such as: Spanish, French, Sign Language, German, Chinese and many more.

Try Rocket Languages Now!

Intro to Zen Meditation

 Posted by Amanda Roberts on June 30, 2014
Jun 302014
 

Into to Zen Meditation

Intro to Zen Meditation


Monday July 7, 2014
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
NOPL @ Cicero, Community Rm
Intro to Zen Meditation:

 

Meditation is a proven way to reduce stress and enhance wellness. Join us for a four-week workshop as a long-time practitioner with the Zen Center of Syracuse visits the library to present an introduction to meditation.

 

Please wear loose, comfortable-fitting clothing to help accommodate meditation postures (chairs will also be available for participants).

 

Registration is required for each class. Space is limited, so sign up early. Enter your e-mail address to receive a courtesy reminder three days before the event.

 

Class Dates: (Click date to Register)

 

The format will include basic meditation sessions with an informal discussion afterwards. Participants will be given short, informative readings over the course of the workshop.

I love my Librarian 2014 Award

 Posted by Amanda Roberts on June 30, 2014
Jun 302014
 

I love my Librarian Awards

 

Do you have a favorite librarian? Would you like to nominate him or her for an award? Well, now you can!

Nominations for the 2014 Carnegie Corporation of New York/New York Times I Love My Librarian Awards are open through September 12. To nominate your favorite librarian, all you need to do is answer a few questions at:  http://www.ilovelibraries.org/nominate-public-librarian.

Overdrive

 Posted by Amanda Roberts on June 16, 2014
Jun 162014
 

Overdrive, start downloading!

Card Making Workshop

 Posted by Amanda Roberts on March 4, 2014
Mar 042014
 

Card Making Workshop with Barbara Burrows

Join fellow papercrafting enthusiasts for a fun and creative evening. You can make beautiful and unique greeting cards for all occasions under the guidance of Barbara Burrows!

Adults and children over the age of 12 accompanied by an adult are welcome.
Supply fee is $15 (payable at the time of the class).
Registration Required.

To see sample projects, visit her website at bburrows.stampinup.net.

Check out current and future dates for Card Making. Sign up by clicking on the hand icon within our Library Insights Calendar or sign up for a date below.

Sign up for June’s Card Making Workshops

Tuesday, June 10
5:00PM-7:45PM
N. Syracuse
Community Room