Adult Programming

At the Kinnelon Library, we have a wide range of adult programs to appeal to every sensibility.  Our goal is to inspire, educate, and promote the well-being of the public.  Our past offerings have included drawing workshops, cooking classes, numerous history lectures, craft classes, supernatural seminars, ballroom dance, and concerts.  We also have a wide range of ongoing programs, such as knitting, an adult book club, drop-in crafts, and exercise classes.

Programs   

Empathy-Tuesday, April 17, at 7:00 pmDescription: How to help your child develop empathy. Practical tips on how parents and caregivers can help children develop empathy, and understand that others have different thoughts and feelings than they do. Empathy is the ability to imagine how someone else is feeling in a particular situation and respond with care. Empathy is a trait that can be taught and nurtured and is a key component to having success throughout your child’s life. Presented by Beverly Sullivant. This is a free program. To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration.

Through the Keyhole Paint Night-Thursday, April, 19, at 4:00 pm(a few spots left) and 6:30PM(FILLED)-Join us for another night of fun and creativity at the Kinnelon Library! This time our paintings will take a look through a keyhole to find a secret garden. Cost is $10 a person. Space is limited to 12, please register ASAP! To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration.

Computer Class-Wednesday, April 25 at 7:00 pmTed Whittemore of Kinnelon Computers returns to the library with his monthly computer classes. Be the Boss –Learn how to take care of your  computer and tell it what to do and avoid Surprises! Bring a fully-charged laptop, if you have one. To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration.

 Sexual Harassment and Molestation-Thursday, April 26 at 7:00 pm-Join us for the fourth in a series of five lectures on mental health issues given by Dr. J. Theodore Brown. Sexual harassment and molestation is, unfortunately, a significant part of life for both men and women. It is a problem that is not limited to celebrities, the workplace, or adults.  Dr. Brown will discuss the different types of abuse, solutions, interventions, and strategies to deal with it through your life. To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration.

YOGABALL!-Saturdays at 9:00 am-May 5,12, 19, June 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30-An eight session Zumba class led by Rina Rosazza. All levels are welcome. Cost is $40 for all eight classes. To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration.

ZUMBA!-Saturdays at 10:00 am-May 5,12, 19, June 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30An eight session Zumba class led by Rina Rosazza. All levels are welcome. Cost is $40 for all eight classes. To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration.

Meditation-Saturday, May 5 at 12-1:00 pm-Join us for an hour of peace, experienced through guided meditation. Cindy Strom will lead you through several exercises to help you to learn the art of meditation, and promote your general well being. All are welcome.To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration.

Vision-Board  Workshop-Wednesday, May,9 at 7:00 pm -Create your intentional Life Vision-Board at the Kinnelon library. A vision-board is a way sell your own ideas to yourself, to anchor your dreams and allow the magic of manifestion to work in your life! Everyone from Katy Perry to Ellen Degeneres to Oprah swears by this, come find out for yourself! Cost is $5 per person. To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration.
 
Pilates-Thursdays, 6:30 pm-7:30 pm, May 10, 17, 24, 31, June 7, 14, 21 & 28-$60.00-An eight week Pilates class taught by Dee Schneider. Cost for all 8 classes is $60. To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration. 
 

Container Gardening-Thursday, May 17 at 6:30 pm-Join Wing Lee from Rutgers Master Gardeners for a presentation on container gardening. If you have a small budget or just limited time to garden try container gardening. spend as much time, energy, money, and space as desired to create something magical: a beautiful flowering plant offering scent and beauty, or an edible plant suited to your palate.To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration.

 

 

Ongoing Programs

Tuesday Talkers Book Club Join our book club. We meet on the third Tuesday of each month at 1:00 pm in the first floor Library. Come have a cup of coffee and chat about a different book each month. To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or visit our website or click on Adult Program Registration.

Krafty in Kinnelon Did you know Kinnelon Library has a “Knitting and Crocheting” group? We meet on the second and the last Wednesday of each month at 7:00 pm upstairs in the meeting rooms. We welcome “needlers” of any level! Can’t knit or crochet? We will help.  Are you an expert? We will ask you for advice! We have a great time chatting while we create. Come up and see what we are all about! If you are a beginner knitter please bring a size 8 pair of needles and worsted weight #4 yarn in a light color. If you are a beginner crocheter  please bring a size h crochet hook and same yarn as above. To register, or for more information call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration

Scrapbook/Crop ClubJoin our Scrap/Crop club! We meet on the third Saturday of each month from 11am till 4pm.  Bring all your stuff and scrap the day away. Tables and chairs are supplied. You are welcome to bring  a lunch with you.   Space is limited, so join today! To register, or for more information call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration

 

Programs in Process  

Monday Pilates – Mondays, April 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, May 7, 14, & 21 at 7:00 pm-The class is taught by Dee Schneider. Cost for eight classes is $60. All levels welcome. Please bring a mat to exercise on. To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration.

Pilates-Thursdays, 6:30pm – 7:30pm, March 8, 15, 22, 29, April 5, 12, 19, 26 & May 3 snow make-up classAn eight week Pilates class taught by Dee Schneider. Cost for all 8 classes is $60. To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration.                   

Ballroom Dance- Mondays, Mar 5-Apr 23 7:00 to 8:00 pm-Longtime Kinnelon resident, Lekha Keister will be teaching Ballroom/Latin dance in a series of eight classes. Couples only please, no experience necessary! Cost is $125 per couple for all classes! To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration. 

Ballroom Take 2-Mondays, Mar 5-Apr 23 at 8-9:00 pm-This is a continuing ballroom class taught by Lekha Keister. In order to take this class you must have taken beginner ballroom. Cost is $125 per couple for all classes! To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration.

YOGABALL!-Saturdays – 9:00 am – March 3, 10, 17, 24, April 7, 14, 21 & 28-An eight session Zumba class led by Rina Rosazza. All levels are welcome. Cost is $40 for all eight classes. To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration.

ZUMBA!-Saturdays – 10:00 am – March 3, 10, 17, 24, April 7, 14, 21 & 28An eight session Zumba class led by Rina Rosazza. All levels are welcome. Cost is $40 for all eight classes. To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration.

 

 

Registration

To register for any Adult program (one-time or continuous), please enter your information in the fields below. Feel free to register for as many programs as you’d like. It is important to register for Programs as if there are not enough registrants, programs may need to be canceled.

Please note that some programs include a small attendance fee (to cover the cost of an instructor, for example). If there is a charge for the program, please make your payment to the Kinnelon Public Library at the Front Desk (cash or check is fine).

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