Events Calendar / Adults

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Monday Matinee: Lion

A five-year-old Indian boy gets lost in Calcutta, thousands of miles from home. He wanders the streets and survives many dangerous encounters before being adopted by a couple in Australia. Twenty five years later, he searches for his lost family. This film received six Oscar nominations. Stars Dev Patel, Nicole Kidman and Rooney Mara. Refreshments.

(2016) 1 hr. 58 min. PG-13

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Discover Journal Writing

Discover personal growth and enrichment through journal writing. We will be writing, learning new tips and techniques and possibly sharing our stories.

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Drop-in Knitting

Unwind with your knitting and your crocheting at the library!  Share tips, conversation, and a love of making. Drop in for a little while or for the whole time. Instruction is provided if needed. Bring your own materials, although we do have some tools to get you started.  We look forward to seeing you every Wednesday from 10-11 and the second and fourth Saturday of the month.   For questions please contact: Mary Murphy at Main Library or email mamurphy@minlib.net

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Low Impact Exercise Class

Low Impact Exercise Class is back! Come and learn exercises to maintain healthy joints, increase strength and flexibility and improve overall stamina based on the Arthritis Foundation’s land exercise program. The four week class will also include a brief guided relaxation/meditation for stress reduction and pain management. The class will be taught by Laila Vehvilainen, a certified fitness instructor and personal trainer who has been teaching exercise for over 12 years.

No registration required. Please note new location.

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Maintaining the Genetic Integrity of Our Food System

Hannah Traggis, Garden to Table Program Educator and Coordinator for the Massachusetts Horticultural Society in Wellesley will be here to talk about food systems and nutrition education for all ages. This program is sponsored by Transition Framingham and the Framingham Public Library Seed Library.
NOTE: New seeds for fall are now available from the Seed Library!

Lifelong Learning Lecture Series: JFK@100

Presenter: Dr. Gary Hylander, Ph.D., Boston College.

This year marks the centennial anniversary of the birth of John F. Kennedy. Join us as we discuss the life, politics and legacy of JFK. Topics to be covered include: civil rights, Krushchev and Cuba, the Vietnam War and more. Refreshments.

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Adult Coloring Night

Join us for an evening of coloring, calming tea, and music. Coloring is relaxing and therapeutic! We will provide colored pencils and coloring pages. You are welcome to bring your own materials. No registration is required.

Meets first and third Thursdays of the month.

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Brown Bag Learning Series: Body, Mind and Spine

Presented by Dr. Faith, PC

Join us for a fun, informative and interactive workshop. Within 50 minutes, you will begin to understand the relationship between how you feel and function in relation to your posture. Take turns analyzing each others posture for faults, then learn tips and tools on how to improve your posture with exercises that can be implemented right away!  For nearly 20 years, Dr. Faith has been restoring spinal curves and teaching people to create new posture habits  Her focus is to help people understand that they can resist Gravity and maintain GOOD POSTURE for the rest of their lives.

About Dr. Faith, PC:
Dr. Faith is the lead CBP® practitioner and founder of Body Mind and Spine.  She did her undergraduate studies at Bloomfield College, earning a BS in Biology and received her Doctorate from New York Chiropractic College.  She is a Yoga Teacher, Power Plate Trainer, Metabolic Specialist, Lecturer, mother of three boys, married for 25 years and passionate about changing peoples lives!

Adult Coloring Night thumbnail Photo

Adult Coloring Night

Join us for an evening of coloring, calming tea, and music. Coloring is relaxing and therapeutic! We will provide colored pencils and coloring pages. You are welcome to bring your own materials. No registration is required.

Meets first and third Thursdays of the month.