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:

 

 

 

Chair Yoga-On Thursdays, August 8, 15, 22 & 29, at 5:00 to 6:00 PM-Join our chair yoga class cost is $30 for four classes. What is Chair Yoga? Chair yoga is a gentle practice in which postures are performed while seated and/or with the aid of a chair.  Just like a regular yoga practice, Chair yoga increases flexibility, strength and body awareness. This CHAIR YOGA course is taught by Sandy Scala. Class size is limited. Sign up soon! Payment must be made at time of registration.To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration.

 

 

 

Yoga Nidra-Thursday, August 22, at 6:30 PM-Take time out for yourself to bring body and soul back in harmony. Take a little break from busy schedules, pressure, tasks, and challenges to reset the clock. Give yourself a small pause to relax and heal. Experience the profound healing effects of guided yoga nidra and meditation in harmony with meditative acoustic live music compositions. Join Tara Temple as she blends the healing methods of restorative yoga, yoga nidra and meditation to create a sanctuary of peace and complete relaxation. You will be guided step by step through comfortable poses, gentle stretches, breathing techniques, and guided imagery helping you to center yourself and balance body and mind. Experience the soothing and uplifting effect of Wolf von Bistram’s meditative guitar compositions, written to provide a perfect background to each step of Tara’s workshop and the journey through your inner self. Register soon for this complimentary program. Space is limited. This will fill up quickly! FILLED

 

 

 

 

 

Scrapbook Club-Join our Scrap/Crop club! This month we meet on Saturday, August 24, 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.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Meditation-Tuesday, September 3, at 6:30 pm-Join our meditation in September, this is a free weekly program! Meditation is a stress reliever and may even prolong your life. Join Cindy Strom each week to wind down, reflect, and most important, relax. Learn to calm your mind and block out the everyday worries for a while. Whether you attend one or all the sessions, you will enjoy the benefits of guided meditation. Please register. All are welcome.To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration.

 

 

 

 

 

Chair Yoga-On Thursdays, September 5, 12, 19 & 26, at 5:00 to 6:00 PM-Join our chair yoga class cost is $30 for four classes. What is Chair Yoga? Chair yoga is a gentle practice in which postures are performed while seated and/or with the aid of a chair.  Just like a regular yoga practice, Chair yoga increases flexibility, strength and body awareness. This CHAIR YOGA course is taught by Sandy Scala. Class size is limited. Sign up soon! Payment must be made at time of registration.To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Novels at Night Book Club Join our new night time book club. Our book club meeting will be Thursday, September 5, at 6:30 pm in the first floor Library. We will be discussing Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng by Helen Hoang. 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 click on Adult Program Registration.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 
 
 
Yogaball!-Saturdays, Sept. 7, 14, 21, 28, Oct. 5, 12, 19 & 26, at 9-10:00 AM-What do you get when you combine the stability ball, strength exercises, yoga, and Rina Rosazza? Stability Ball class with Yoga, a great way to stretch and strengthen your body. Join us for 8 sessions with Rina for $40. Please bring your own Yogaball to class. To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ZUMBA!-Saturdays, Sept. 7, 14, 21, 28, Oct. 5, 12, 19 & 26, at 10-11:00 AM- An eight session Zumba class led by Rina Rosazza. All levels are welcome. Cost is $40 for 8 classes. To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Yoga-Tuesdays, September 10, 17, 24, Oct. 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29, at 10:00 AM-Eight week YOGA course led by Tara Temple. Students will focus on linking conscious breath with a vigorous and mindful flow. In this yoga class, students will build strength, flexibility and concentration while cleansing the body and calming the mind. Please bring a towel or a mat to exercise on and any other props you have available. Class size is limited. Sign up soon! 8 classes for $60. Payment must be made at time of registration.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Art of Peace-Origami-Wednesday, September 11, at 6:30 PM– Join us for our 9-11 tribute program. In modern times, origami has been embraced throughout the world as a symbol of Universal Peace. This workshop will teach you the basics of folding, provide a brief history, and include paper along with step-by-step instructions for making your own Origami creations. You will also be guided in ways to use affirmations and creative visualization in your folding practice to enhance the energy of peace in your finished works. To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration.

 

 

Tuesday Talkers Book Club-Tuesday, September 17, at 1:00PM- Join our book club. We meet on the third Tuesday of each month at 1:00 pm in the first floor Library. This month we are talking about “The Tattooist of Auschwitz” by Heather Morris. 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 click on Adult Program Registration

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ballroom Dance-Mondays, Sept 23, 30, Oct. 7, 14, 21, 28, Nov 4 &11 at 7-8PM-Come take a turn on our dance floor!   Longtime Kinnelon resident and Ballroom/Latin dancer Lekha Keister will teach you to dance the Waltz, Rumba, Foxtrot, and Salsa! Cost for all eight sessions is $125 per couple.  Class size will be limited to five couples. Payment is due upon registration. To register, or for more information, call 973-838-1321 or click on Adult Program Registration.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ask Ted Computer Class-Wednesday, September 25, at 7:00PMTed Whittemore of Kinnelon Computers returns to the library with his monthly computer classes. Each month, on the last Wednesday, Ted covers a different subject. 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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pilates-Thursdays,Sept. 26, Oct. 3, 10, 17, 31, Nov. 7, 14 & 21 at 6:30 PM-A ten week Pilates class taught by Dee Schneider. Cost for ten classes is $75.  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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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 click on Adult Program Registration

Novels at Night Book Club Join our new night time book club. Our book club meeting will be on the first Thursday of each month at 6:30 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 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

Ask Ted Computer ClassTed Whittemore of Kinnelon Computers returns to the library with his monthly computer classes. Each month, on the last Wednesday, Ted covers a different subject. 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. On break till September!

 

Programs in Process:

 
Chair Yoga-On Mondays, August 5,12,19, 26, September 9, 16, 23 & 30, at 6:00 to 7:00 pm-Join our chair yoga class cost is $60 for eight classes. What is Chair Yoga? Chair yoga is a gentle practice in which postures are performed while seated and/or with the aid of a chair.  Just like a regular yoga practice, Chair yoga increases flexibility, strength and body awareness. This six week CHAIR YOGA course is taught by Sandy Scala. Class size is limited. Sign up soon! Payment must be made at time of registration.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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