Calendar

Jan
30
Sat
Virtual Saturday Morning Yoga
Jan 30 @ 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM
Virtual Saturday Morning Yoga

Instructed by: Sarah Hartwig

Get fit and healthy when you join us for a energizing session of yoga.

Saturdays- 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

Register Here

Feb
3
Wed
Virtual Evening Flow Yoga
Feb 3 @ 5:30 PM – 6:15 PM
Virtual Evening Flow Yoga

Instructed by: Anne Hughes

Classes are suitable for those newer to yoga or those wanting a basic flow class. This class introduces traditional yoga postures, teaches you how to breathe, and helps you feel more comfortable in the yoga practice.

Register Here

Feb
6
Sat
Virtual Saturday Morning Yoga
Feb 6 @ 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM
Virtual Saturday Morning Yoga

Instructed by: Sarah Hartwig

Get fit and healthy when you join us for a energizing session of yoga.

Register Here

Feb
9
Tue
Virtual Book Club & Chat
Feb 9 @ 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Starting in December, registration is required to participate. Your own Zoom account is not necessary, but you’ll need an active email account to to receive the login information. It will be automatically sent after registration. Book club selections will be available as e-books and physical books, and chosen three months at a time.

Haven’t used Zoom, or need a refresher? Let Geeks On Tour show you how.

Limited copies of each book will be available at the help desk or they can be immediately downloaded from Hoopla. Some selections may also be available on cloudLibrary. We’ve also added a Book Chat session, in case you would like to share what other books you’ve been reading lately.

December 8—reading The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin
January 12—reading The Mountains Sing by Nguyễn Phan Quế Mai
February 9—for Black History Month—reading Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston

Register Here!


Bookography links and data courtesy of Goodreads.com
Feb
10
Wed
Virtual Evening Flow Yoga
Feb 10 @ 5:30 PM – 6:15 PM
Virtual Evening Flow Yoga

Instructed by: Anne Hughes

Classes are suitable for those newer to yoga or those wanting a basic flow class. This class introduces traditional yoga postures, teaches you how to breathe, and helps you feel more comfortable in the yoga practice.

Register Here

Friends of the Library
Feb 10 @ 6:30 PM
Friends of the Library

The Friends are a group of volunteers who share a common belief that the library is important to the intellectual and cultural growth of the community.  Feel free to drop in and check out a meeting.

Check out the Friends of the Library Page

Feb
13
Sat
Virtual Saturday Morning Yoga
Feb 13 @ 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM
Virtual Saturday Morning Yoga

Instructed by: Sarah Hartwig

Get fit and healthy when you join us for a energizing session of yoga.

Register Here

Virtual Knitting Group via Zoom
Feb 13 @ 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM
Virtual Knitting Group via Zoom

Knitting Classes for Beginners w/ Greta Pastorello

Register Here

Project: (Super Warm) Neck Wrap with Buttons

The project measures when open is roughly 9X32 inches.
Approximate time required: 2 Classes of 1h and 30 min. (It may be required to knit a little bit in  between classes, depending on individual speed and beginning level and if familiar or not with  the needle/yarn handling).

Materials:
– One pair of knitting needles n.13
– 2 skeins of Super Bulky yarn for needles n.13 (Sample uses: Wool Ease—Thick & Quick, by Lion Brand Yarns. Can be purchased at Walmart, Michael’s, JoAnn’s, and other big stores that sell yarn.)
– Tapestry needle suitable for knitting projects (metal or plastic)
– Measuring tape (in case also a ruler will work fine)
Suggested-one crochet hook approximate size (or suitable for the yarn size we are using). The crochet hook is useful to help correct mistakes, like when you have a dropped stitch to pick up.
– Two buttons of your choice to decorate, diameter approx. 1 1/4 to 1.5 inch (make sure the tapestry needle you use can fit into button holes, for this purpose metal tapestry needles are better as they are a bit thinner).

Skills and information you will learn:
Type of yarn and care
Type of knitting needles
Cast on
Knit (garter stitch)
Pick up dropped stitches
How to join a new skein
Bind off
Weave in ends
Sewing seams in knitting projects
Place buttons on a knitted piece

Feb
15
Mon
Virtual Medicare Q & A
Feb 15 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Facilitated by: Jon Burgmann of Burgmann Insurance Group in O’Fallon, IL

If you are looking to sign up for Medicare and have questions on how to register or what is covered, this will be a great time to ask. Bring your questions and learn what to expect when you join Medicare.

Register Here

You will receive the log in information after you register.
No Zoom account is needed to participate.

Haven’t used Zoom, or need a refresher? Let Geeks On Tour show you how.

Feb
16
Tue
Library Board Meeting
Feb 16 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Library Board Meeting

Regular meeting of the Glen Carbon Centennial Library District Board of Trustees. Open to the Public.